Khabib launches explosive Conor McGregor conspiracy theory – The UFC would be in trouble

Khabib Nurmagomedov thinks the Conor McGregor bus attack was set up (Image: GETTY) Khabib and Conor McGregor met in Las Vegas at UFC 229 earlier this month in a battle for the UFC Lightweight title. Khabib retained the belt with a fourth round submission but sparked chaotic scenes when he jumped out of the Octagon […]

Would You Do “Execution Service”?

Frank Thompson carefully strapped the prisoner’s wrists and ankles to the gurney, ensuring they would hold tight. But the death row inmate said the straps were hurting him. As Thompson loosened the buckles, the man looked him in the eyes and said, “Yes. Thanks, boss,” minutes before his execution. As superintendent of the Oregon State […]

The US would suffer some of the biggest costs of climate change

Enlarge / Hurricane Florence the morning of Sept. 12 as it churned across the Atlantic in a west-northwesterly direction with winds of 130 miles an hour. (credit: NASA Johnson) Climate change is a classic tragedy of the commons: every country acting in its own self-interest contributes to depleting a joint resource, making the world worse […]

Hidden fees that raise price of broadband would be banned by proposed law

Enlarge / Bill shock. (credit: Getty Images | Biddiboo) US Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.) today introduced legislation that would require telecom companies to include all charges in their advertised prices, potentially ending the practice of advertising low prices and then socking customers with loads of extra fees. The bill would also force telecom companies to […]

30 years of This Morning – Gut instinct told me it would fly

It was ground-breaking, informative, friendly and – crucially – fun (Image: ITV) Some years ago Judy and I were having lunch with fellow presenter Chris Tarrant when talk fell on to “gut instinct” about new television programmes we’d all been involved with over the years and whether they would fly or flop. We agreed that […]

Manson said that one day people would be chopped to pieces

One of them was stabbed more than 100 times. Another body was hung from a living room ceiling. The killings were carried out by four members of a “once peaceful cult” known as the Manson Family, headed by ex-prisoner Charles Manson – said by those close to him to be “a monster beneath the surface”. […]

Conor McGregor reveals he would have KILLED Khabib Nurmagomedov during bus attack

Conor McGregor insists he would have killed Khabib Nurmagomedov at the Barclay Center (Image: GETTY) McGregor and Nurmagomedov came face to face ahead of their October 6 showdown in a press conference last night. McGregor took the stage with his new brand of whisky and took shots with UFC president Dana White. He was his […]

What would you risk for the perfect selfie?

Share this article When Wikipedia dedicates an entire page to selfie-related injuries and deaths, you know we have a cultural phenomenon—or even an epidemic—on our hands. Lola Akinmade Åkerström explores the dangers of abandoning our instincts in search of instant gratification. By the time I realized my mistake, it was too late. On a short […]