Category: OMG

Are daddy long-legs spiders actually poisonous?

Shutterstock These days, the word "daddy" followed by "long-legs" sounds more like a description of Jeff Goldblum than a colloquial title for a kind of arachnid. The truth is, everything you think you know about these eight-legged fellows might be...

/ August 7, 2019

Amazing photos capture insects covered in dewdrops that look like beautiful jewels

These astonishing close-up photographs capturing the intricate details of different insects covered in dewdrops make the bugs look like beautiful jewels.Professional macro photographer Alexander Mett, 38, spent hours searching for tiny bugs in nature reserves and forests to capture on his...

/ August 1, 2019

Billionaire ruler of Dubai and estranged wife begin London court battle

Princess Haya Bint al-Hussein has been seen for the first time today since fleeing Dubai for the UK as she arrived at court in London for a hearing over her children with Sheikh Mohammed al-Maktoum. The princess, 45, left the Dubai ruler, 70,...

/ July 30, 2019

Jessica Alba’s Twitter account hacked and flooded with bigoted posts late at night

Jessica Alba's Twitter account was hacked on Saturday and flooded with sexist, homophobic, ableist and racist posts.By the small hours of Sunday morning, the 38-year-old actress and her team were able to delete the tweets and wrest the account back,...

/ July 28, 2019

Max Kruse reveals he rejected interest from compatriot Jurgen Klopp to join Fenerbahce

Max Kruse has revealed he turned down the opportunity to join Liverpool this summer as he felt he would be happier at Fenerbahce.The 31-year-old Germany international was available on a free transfer after his Werder Bremen contract expired at the...

/ July 26, 2019

Transfer news: Wolves ‘launch audacious bid for Juventus star Sami Khedira

Wolves have reportedly made an audacious bid to sign Juventus midfielder Sami Khedira.The 32-year-old, who won the World Cup with Germany in 2014, is surplus to requirements under new Juve boss Maurizio Sarri. Bianconeri sporting director Fabio Paratici met Wolves officials...

/ July 25, 2019

Liverpool news: Loris Karius claims he rejected five clubs in the UK and Germany

Lorius Karius has claimed he has turned down approaches from five clubs to remain on loan at Besiktas.The German keeper has just completed the first season of a two-year loan spell from Liverpool at the Turkish cub, who have an...

/ July 22, 2019

Former Australian Davis Cup tennis star Peter McNamara dies aged 64 after a battle with cancer 

Former Australian Davis Cup tennis star Peter McNamara has died after a long battle with cancer.The 64-year-old lost his battle with prostate cancer on Saturday, and died peacefully in his home in Germany.According to family friend and commentator David Law,...

/ July 21, 2019

Europe to suffer second heatwave next week

Europe is set to be hit by another heatwave next week as forecasters warn of a Sahara plume and say temperatures could exceed 104F (40C).Only last month Europe struggled to cope with soaring temperatures across the continent, which caused wildfires...

/ July 19, 2019

Zachary Levi thinks Shazam 2 will be happening ‘as soon as possible’

After a successful run at the box office this spring and summer, fans may be getting more of Shazam very soon.Zachary Levi, who played the title character, revealed at Germany's CCXP Cologne convention that Warner Bros. is eyeing a sequel, but...

/ July 18, 2019

Everton News: RB Leipzig ‘reach deal with Everton to sign Ademola Lookman’

RB Leipzig have reportedly reached a deal with Everton to sign winger Ademola Lookman.The 21-year-old enjoyed a successful loan spell at the Bundesliga outfit just last year.And now Lookman is expected to make the switch to Germany within the next day,...

/ July 16, 2019

The only way to win a World Cup! (In a maelstrom of emotion, energy and pure elation)

England won the World Cup. And then lost it. And then won it. And then lost it. And then won it again. And lost it. And then won it. For keeps this time. Hands on the trophy, the full bit....

/ July 15, 2019

Bayern Munich ‘eyeing up double swoop for Barcelona’s Ousmane Dembele and Man City’s Leroy Sane’

Bayern Munich are planning to plug the gaps left by Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery by bringing in Leroy Sane and Ousmane Dembele, according to reports.Manager Niko Kovac labelled Dembele as 'a great player' and is reportedly keen to bring...

/ July 13, 2019

American biologist’s killer had a CELL PHONE during the murder, Greek police believe

Detectives investigating the murder of American biologist Dr. Suzanne Eaton believe the killer made a key mistake which may lead to an arrest, can reveal. Officials are working on the theory that the murderer who suffocated, stabbed and sliced off...

/ July 11, 2019

Prominent US molecular biologist missing in Greece is found dead in Nazi bunker after going for run

The body of an American scientist has been found in a Nazi bunker on Crete, Greece, according to local news outlets. Greek authorities had a tough time accessing the body of Suzanne Eaton, 59, on Monday evening on a rocky patch...

/ July 10, 2019

Serena Williams plays at Wimbledon after joking that she would miss Archie’s christening

Serena Williams appeared focused as she strode onto court today in Wimbledon, seemingly undeterred to be missing Archie's christening. The tennis star, 37, was long-rumoured to be a potential godmother for Prince Harry, 34, and Meghan's, 37, son.Serena, who has been...

/ July 8, 2019

Karolina Kurkova looks ravishing in blue as she celebrates her first 4th July as an America

Karolina Kurkova celebrated her first 4th July as an American citizen at a BBQ to launch her latest stroller collection. The 35-year-old Czech-born model dazzled poolside at the party in Berlin, Germany on Thursday.She looked every inch the fashionista in a...

/ July 4, 2019

Why should we foot BBC wages, writes an outraged MARTIN BELL

Remember Robert Dougall? Older readers among you will. He was a BBC stalwart long before the era of the Corporation's 'rich list' of TV presenters who earn far more than the Prime Minister.It was Robert's voice that, in September 1939,...

/ July 3, 2019

Wildfires rage in Spain and temperature records tumble in Germany

Europe is still reeling in the grip of a devastating Saharan Bubble heatwave, with wildfires tearing through parts of Germany and Spain. Hundreds of firefighters and soldiers battled against three raging fires throughout the weekend in Spain as authorities ordered mass...

/ July 1, 2019

Germany 1-2 Sweden: Swedes reach Women’s World Cup semi-finals

Germany suffered a double blow on Saturday night, crashing out of the World Cup and losing the chance to defend their Olympic title in Tokyo next year.The Germans, who were expected to cruise into the final in the ‘easier’ half...

/ June 29, 2019