Suspect, 50, arrested over murder and sex assault of man at Michael Barrymore pool party

Detectives investigating the suspected serious sexual assault and murder of a man at the home of entertainer Michael Barrymore in 2001 have made an arrest. Essex Police said a 50-year-old man, whose name was not released, was arrested in Cheshire on suspicion of the murder and indecent assault of 31-year-old Stuart Lubbock. The arrest occurred […]


Lakers’ LeBron James out indefinitely with high ankle sprain

Already without Anthony Davis for at least a couple more weeks, the Los Angeles Lakers will be without LeBron James indefinitely after he suffered a high ankle sprain Saturday in a loss to the Hawks. LeBron, who had left the game after being injured, had an MRI which revealed a high ankle sprain. The injury […]


Researchers close in on root of slow motor learning in autism

Social deficits attract so much attention in the study of autism spectrum disorder, it’s easy to forget there are motor learning deficits during early childhood as well. For autistic kids hoping to throw a ball around the schoolyard and connect with classmates, these physical skill differences can isolate a child further. In a new study […]


Amsterdam to allow Airbnb rentals in city centre after court order

The city of Amsterdam will allow residents of its historic centre to offer their homes to tourists again, after a court ordered it to scrap a ban on vacation rentals. Amsterdam’s left-wing city council last year issued an outright ban on rentals through Airbnb and other platforms in three areas that make up its central […]


Gamescom Opening Night Live dated for this August

Cologne convention currently a “hybrid” event. Gamescom will kick off again this year with another Geoff Keighley-fronted festival. The presenter’s Gamescom Opening Night Live show will return for a second year on Tuesday, 24th August, before the Cologne-based convention officially takes place on the 25th to 29th August. Writing on Twitter, Keighley promised “a spectacular […]


Couple got matching tattoos saying ‘forever’ before wife stabbed husband 22 times

A couple got matching tattoos saying ‘forever’ before the wife stabbed her husband 22 times in a jealous frenzy at home. Joanne and Kevin Singleton, from North Lincolnshire, seemed like they had everything they wanted, portrayed an image of being head over heels in love and weren’t shy in declaring their affections on social media. […]