Sadiq Khan: Gove must get a grip on ‘life and death’ air pollution crisis


The mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has requested an urgent meeting with the new environment secretary, Michael Gove, to urge him to get a grip on Britain’s “life and death” air pollution crisis.

This week, Khan activated the capital’s emergency …

Rauner will sign gun crime proposal favored by Emanuel


Gov. Bruce Rauner is scheduled to sign legislation Friday afternoon that would crack down on repeat gun offenders, days after the bill became one of the latest pawns in the feud between the chief executive and Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

Emanuel …

Huawei starts delivering Alexa to its Mate 9 handsets


Two-and-a-half months after Huawei announced that its Mate 9 will be getting Alexa, Amazon’s smart assistant is finally arriving for owners of the handset as an over-the-air update. The announcement seemed to fly in the face of Google’s attempts to …

Everyone in the NBA controversy over resting players is right – and wrong


For the last few years, the NBA has mostly avoided the self-created problems that have plagued other US sports. So it was jarring to see a minor concern involving teams resting star players expand into a full-blown crisis in the …

Australian daily under fire for comparing cricketer to Donald Trump


Australia’s The Daily Telegraph kicked up a storm on social media by anointing Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli "the Donald Trump of world sport."

In a scathing piece last evening, the newspaper accused Kohli of destroying the spirit of the …

Fiorucci: why the disco-friendly label is perfect for 2017


In the late 70s, the Fiorucci store on New York’s Lexington Avenue was regularly referred to as the “daytime Studio 54”, partly for its clientele, which included Keith Haring, Calvin Klein and a young Marc Jacobs, as well as for …

Kendra Wilkinson Ready To Bring ‘Marriage Boot Camp’ Mansion Down On Farrah Abraham For Racial Insensitivity


Kendra On Top star Kendra Wilkinson is apparently set to raise some hell and bring it down on Farrah Abraham’s head on the next episode of Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars – Family Edition, reportedly after the latter made some …

Watch: Ed Sheeran performs intimate show for lucky fans who won Capital Up Close tickets


A lucky band of Sheerios hit the lottery by winning tickets to see Ed Sheeran perform live on Camden, London’s intimate KOKO stage. Just over 1,000 tickets were awarded to Capital Up Close with Coca Cola contest entrants and they …

Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie Reconciling? ‘Allied’ Actor Reportedly Wants To Patch Things Up Despite Messy Split


It’s been nine months since Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie shocked the whole world with news of their split. They were among the most celebrated couples in Hollywood but they’ve been through a messy breakup. Now, Brad Pitt reportedly wants …

Busty White Model Martina Big Undergoes ‘Transformation’ To Become A ‘Wonderful’ Black Woman


A white ex-stewardess now going by the name of Martina Big claims that she has completed a major step in reaching her goal of being a “wonderful” black woman.

The German media personality and reported glamour model, 28, made the …