COVID-19 Has Left Millions Of Students Behind. Now What?

COVID-19 Has Left Millions Of Students Behind. Now What?

If a kid isn’t keeping up with peers academically, summer school seems like a no-brainer. Instead of forgetting what they learned during the school year while they’re on vacation for two months, they’re catching up and getting ahead. Which is why it was a surprise when a Rand Corporation study of summer school programs in … Read more

Man who found love on TV's First Dates has five years left to live

Man who found love on TV's First Dates has five years left to live

A terminally ill contestant on Channel 4’s First Dates has found love with the woman he was matched with. Nottingham based Mike Sumner, 38 now lives with his partner Zoe after meeting on the hit dating show. Mike has approximately five years left to live as he suffers from Motor Neurone Disease. Following his diagnosis, … Read more

Man who found love on First Dates has five years left to live

Man who found love on First Dates has five years left to live

A terminally ill contestant on Channel 4’s First Dates has found love with the woman he was matched with. Nottingham based Mike Sumner, 38 now lives with his partner Zoe after meeting on the hit dating show. Mike has approximately five years left to live as he suffers from Motor Neurone Disease. Following his diagnosis, … Read more

Gogglebox viewers left feeling 'queasy' over Ellie's dog behaviour

Gogglebox viewers left feeling 'queasy' over Ellie's dog behaviour

Gogglebox has returned to TV screens after a break and viewers have already taken a dim view of Ellie and Izzi’s behavior with their dogs. The Channel Four show was back on Friday (February 18) with its own peculiar mix of chaos and laughter. But there were plenty of people who didn’t find the girls’ … Read more

Dad training for first marathon left needing a wheelchair after 'a bad back'

Dad training for first marathon left needing a wheelchair after 'a bad back'

A man training for his first full marathon has been diagnosed with a rare spinal syndrome which has left him needing a wheelchair. Chris Mee, 34, had previously suffered with a bad back and sciatica but it never caused him any major issues. In November last year, he lifted a heavy box while out shopping … Read more

Man cut off moose’s head and left it to waste in Montana, officials say. Now he’ll pay

Man cut off moose’s head and left it to waste in Montana, officials say. Now he’ll pay

Someone found a moose with its head cut off and abandoned in Montana about two years ago. Now a man will pay thousands for the killing. Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks received a report of a poached moose with its head cut off in November 2019. The dead moose was found on a road about … Read more

Left without a voice, anti-war Russians pen open letters to Putin

Left without a voice, anti-war Russians pen open letters to Putin

MOSCOW — In ordinary times, not being able to influence your country’s politics can feel frustrating. When that country is on the brink of war, it can feel like torture. “It is utterly horrible to find yourself helpless, a person on whom nothing depends,” said Andrei Makarevich, a veteran Russian rock star. His is one … Read more