‘He’s off!’ Andi Peters runs off Lorraine as he refuses to chat to reporter Ross King

Andi Peters joined Cat Deeley on Lorraine in the studio as he shared details of the latest competition. However, he quickly rushed off when Cat revealed Ross was coming up next on the show to talk about his exclusive interview with singer Demi Lovato. Andi didn’t even bother to make an excuse for his exit […]

‘Get him out of here!’ Dermot O’Leary runs off after breaking social distancing rules

Holding her hand out, Alison begged: “Can I have some sanitiser? He’s just touched me!” “It was the Dutty wine,” Dermot tried to explain. “It was the Dutty wine.” As Alison joked she’d put her hand in her tea to sanitise it, Dermot exclaimed “hang on,” before running off set. “Get him out of here!” […]

Holly Willoughby runs off Dancing on Ice after set invader wrecks havoc: ‘Back off!’

Spokesperson Harry Aitkenhead said: “The celebrities remain to battle it out on the ice to be crowned Dancing on Ice 2021’s champion and we make Faye the hot favourite to go all the way.” Speaking of being partnered with Matt Evers, 44, after Hamish Gaman’s, 37, exit, Faye said: “Well my head was spinning, obviously, […]

9-1-1 Season 3 Trailer: L.A. Runs for Cover as a Tidal Wave Hits the Beach

RELATED STORIES It just wouldn’t be a 9-1-1 season premiere without a cataclysmic natural disaster hitting Los Angeles, now would it? After Season 2 kicked off with a devastating earthquake, a new trailer for Season 3 of Fox’s first-responders procedural — which you can watch above — sees a massive tidal wave rushing towards a […]

Danny McBride’s Righteous Gemstones Trailer: John Goodman Runs a Hellish Family Business in HBO Satire

A little divine intervention has come to Thursday’s news cycle, courtesy of the trailer for HBO’s religion-centric comedy The Righteous Gemstones. Created by and starring Danny McBride (Eastbound & Down, Vice Principals), the half-hour satire centers on the Gemstones, a world-famous televangelist family led by patriarch Eli (The Conners‘ John Goodman). McBride, Adam Devine (Workaholics) […]

‘Soft’ robotic hand runs on air pressure and AI

We’ve seen examples of robots mimicking humans, but now we’re seeing robots that can autonomously teach themselves how to handle objects. Festo has developed a flexible robotic hand that uses artificial intelligence to deduce how to manipulate an item with its fingers. Such self-learning technology should prove vital towards building robots that can learn to […]

Nicaragua’s Forrest Gump Runs Against President Ortega

Alex Vanegas couldn’t stop crying. He was watching the news in Nicaragua on April 20, as the broadcasts led with how a sniper killed 15-year-old Álvaro Conrado with a single shot to the throat during the start of student protests against the regime of President Daniel Ortega that continue today. “I was inconsolable. How is […]

Canada runs through Czechs to remain undefeated at world juniors

A little adversity has helped some of Canada's young players reach a new level at the world junior hockey championship, says the team's head coach. Tim Hunter benched 17-year-old Alexis Lafreniere and 18-year-old Joe Veleno in the third period of Thursday's 3-2 victory over Switzerland, saying the pair weren't playing well. Lafreniere responded by putting […]

‘Why not?’: Brazilian transsexual volleyball star runs for Congress

Following a prolific career in international men’s volleyball and just six years after completing her gender-reassignment surgery, Tifanny Abreu is hoping to become Brazil’s first transsexual MP. Under a campaign slogan of “Why not?” the 33-year old has faced criticism from the LGBT community in her home country for choosing to run for the center-right […]

Verizon lobbyist runs for NY AG—as the state sues FCC over net neutrality repeal

Enlarge / Leecia Eve, a Verizon lobbyist and candidate for New York attorney general. (credit: Leecia Eve) A Verizon lobbyist is trying to become the attorney general of New York in the upcoming November election. Verizon executive Leecia Eve is one of four candidates in the Democratic primary for the seat vacated when Eric Schneiderman […]