Time is running out for dieselgate Volkswagen owners to get their money

Enlarge / Volkswagen AG Turbocharged Direct Injection (TDI) vehicles sit parked in a storage lot at San Bernardino International Airport (SBD) at dusk in San Bernardino, California, on Wednesday, April 5, 2017. Volkswagen agreed last year to buy back about 500,000 diesels that it rigged to pass US emissions tests if it can’t figure out […]

Man Utd news: Jose Mourinho has players running scared with pre-season meltdown

The United boss has cut an angry and frustrated figure on the club’s US tour, with players, staff and officials said to be on edge around him. Mourinho singled out Anthony Martial and Antonio Valencia for criticism on tour, his cutting remarks on the former causing concern among club staff. The United boss gave an […]

Running rivers in Namibia, far from the sand dunes of the Skeleton Coast

Tim Johnson July 20, 2018 Share this article While most travelers to Namibia head for the Skeleton Coast and world-highest sand dunes, Tim Johnson takes his chances on a trip along the Zambezi, Okavango, Kwando and Chobe rivers. All was calm and peaceful—eerily quiet, you could say—before the hippos came for us. Sliding into the […]

Rat race: Rodent filmed running over cakes in Maryland bakery (VIDEO)

A Maryland bakery was temporarily shut down by health officials after a customer filmed a rat crawling across cakes, cookies, and pies in the city’s historic Lexington Market. The stomach-turning footage was filmed at Buttercup Bakery at Lexington Market in Baltimore and has since been viewed over 800,000 times on Facebook. The video shows the […]

Donald’s running mate

GETTY ‘President Trump comes at the job like a man flogging dodgy treadmills’ “It stops when you stop,” he enthused, “so no danger of you setting it too fast and flying off and no worries about high energy bills.” I realised, reading between the lines, this miracle piece of kit was two rollers with a […]

‘Just shot that boy for running’: 17yo unarmed black teen fleeing police killed by officer

The fatal shooting of 17-year-old black teenager Antwon Rose by police has sparked protests in East Pittsburgh. An officer is said to have shot Rose, who was unarmed at the moment, three times to stop him from fleeing. The fatal incident took place on Tuesday evening, when an officer pulled over a vehicle that matched […]