Blackford squirms as he is confronted with harsh ‘reality’ of second independence vote

Jeremy Corbyn has said a second Scottish independence referendum is “not necessary or desirable”. The Labour leader spoke out after SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon claimed he would agree to hold another vote on Scotland leaving the UK if he becomes Prime Minister. In response, Mr Corbyn said: “Labour does not support independence for Scotland and […]

Fake or Fortune: ‘That’s harsh’ Fiona Bruce disagrees with Philip in awkward stand-off

Tonight’s instalment of the art programme saw Antiques Roadshow presenter Fiona Bruce diving deep into another mystery around an unusual and impressive painting on the BBC. The sleuthing continued throughout as the presenters continued to get closer and closer to the truth around who actually painted the portrait. The group speculated that due to the […]

New Mars rover gets high-tech paint job for harsh conditions on Mars

John Campanella does all kinds of custom paint jobs in his spare time, airbrushing designs on cars, semis, motorcycles, and guitars. But by day, he works in the paint shop of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, applying paint to components for Pathfinder, Juno, Cassini, and Deep Impact, among other NASA missions. “I think my paint is […]

'CNN sucks!' White House reporter gets harsh welcome at Trump rally (VIDEO)

CNN’s White House correspondent Jim Acosta felt the wrath of the Tampa crowd when he was doing a live shot from a pro-Trump rally on Tuesday. Acosta was heckled with his stand-up almost drowning in chants of “CNN sucks.” The CNN reporter, known for shouting questions at the US president and being denied answers, was […]

'Ass' backwards: Joey Votto reverses his harsh words about Canada

Cincinnati Reds all-star Joey Votto has penned an apology after saying in a podcast on Tuesday that he doesn't care about Canada, Canadian baseball or his hometown of Toronto. Votto, who played for Canada at the 2009 and 2013 World Baseball Classics and won the Lou Marsh Award as Canada's athlete of the year in […]

Russia’s Northern Fleet fighter jets hone combat skills in harsh Arctic climate (VIDEO)

Russia’s Northern Fleet pilots braved chilling Arctic weather while honing their skills in their fighter jets, the Russian Defense Ministry has shown in newly released footage. Some eight MiG-29K aircrafts took to the skies above Murmansk Region to practice maneuvers amid difficult weather conditions. The crews have been working on their skills at taking off […]

Harsh winter weather in eastern US could be due to warmer Arctic

Enlarge / Temperatures at the start of 2018—a familiar pattern as of late. (credit: NASA Earth Observatory) Without some historical context, it’s easy to over-interpret an unusual weather event, especially when it’s fresh in your mind. At this time of year in the US, that means cold snaps or unseasonably warm weather—and the storms that […]

Harsh words and a lawsuit: Trump and California at war

A major conflict between California and Donald Trump, who has just sued the liberal state over immigration issues, is worthy of a Hollywood blockbuster. But it’s not the first time the two have butted heads. Here’s a look at some previous clashes between the Golden State and Trump’s White House. Immigration and sanctuary cities On […]

Nissan is using a miniature car wash to test paint durability in harsh conditions

Following is a transcript of the video.  This mini car wash serves a big purpose. Nissan is using the model machine to test paint durability and quality. Nissan is using the model machine to test paint durability and quality. Car washes can scratch car paint. The wash includes a big brush, dirt, and water jets. Usually, a small-scale car […]

Warriors newcomer Nick Young learned a quick, harsh lesson about having shooting contests with Stephen Curry

Golden State Warriors guard Nick Young challenged Stephen Curry to a halfcourt shooting contest despite warnings not to. Curry reportedly made the first shot and won the bet. Young said he’s learned his lesson about betting with Curry. Stephen Curry is widely known for having unlimited range on the basketball court, but Golden State Warriors […]