Man, 72, arrested for pushing 86-year-old out of elevator

Man, 72, arrested for pushing 86-year-old out of an elevator in their Miami Beach complex saying he did it to protect him and his wife against COVID-19 Nachem Gross, 72, faces charges of aggravated battery of an elderly person Surveillance footage showed him shoving Gerald Steiglitz, 86, out of an elevator in the Portofino Tower condominium causing Steiglitz to fall backwards  […]

Continue reading »

Department for Transport considers compulsory online orders charge

No more free deliveries? Department for Transport considers putting compulsory charge on ALL online orders to ‘combat harmful emissions and congestion’ DfT suggested the charge as a way of combating the online shopping boom Scientific advisors suggested a charge similar to the one placed on plastic bags Annual nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions from vans rose 43 per cent between 2007 and 2017 […]

Continue reading »

FDNY Marshals arrest 2 for having $4,500 worth of illegal fireworks

Two men were arrested in Manhattan Saturday for allegedly possessing a heap of illegal fireworks, the FDNY said. The confiscated packages were emblazoned with names including “American Badass” and “Uproar.” Fire Marshals nabbed Anthony Quezada, 28, and Hugo Figueroa, 30, during an investigation into the aural mayhem that has plagued Gotham streets nightly this month. Quezada and Figueroa are charged […]

Continue reading »

Damian Hurley thanks fans for their kindness after father's suicide

Damian Hurley, 18, thanks fans for their ‘overwhelming kindness during this challenging time’ after his father Steve Bing’s suicide Millionaire filmmaker and philanthropist Steve, 55, jumped to his death from the 27th floor of his apartment building in the Century City neighborhood of LA   Damian was born after an 18-month relationship between the entrepreneur and actress Elizabeth Hurley, 55, in […]

Continue reading »

The age-old search for mystical meaning

The age-old search for mystical meaning: From impaling slugs to prevent floods to calling on the help of the dead, intense superstitions have been a human impulse the world over for thousands of years A Census conducted in 2011 revealed 56,620 British people identify as pagan  Chris Gosden explores the history of magic in a fascinating new tome He explains […]

Continue reading »

Transport For London is NOT issuing fines for not wearing masks

Sadiq Khan’s Transport For London bosses admit they are NOT fining commuters for not wearing facemasks on trains and tubes – even though anti-Covid rule came in 10 ago TfL Twitter account said it was waiting to ensure ‘customers understand the new requirements’ before fining  It came as passengers complained about lack of enforcement – although ‘90% plus’ are abiding by […]

Continue reading »

Trump is headed for defeat if he doesn’t change course

In the glorious Pixar movie “Monsters, Inc.,” a supposedly terrifying piece of news is being discussed on a cable-news channel in the city of Monstropolis. A creature in the shape of a pencil, speaking in a Viennese ­accent, declares: “It is my professional opinion that now is the time . . . TO PANIC!” Welcome to Monstropolis, President Trump. Trump had better […]

Continue reading »
1 2 3 12