Rod Stewart stuns sleepy Vermont town as he strolls into thrift store wearing leather pants and $1,000 boots with wife Penny Lancaster

Rod Stewart stuns sleepy Vermont town as he strolls into thrift store wearing leather pants and $1,000 boots with wife Penny Lancaster

Sir Rod caused quite a stir in the small town of Vergennes, Vermont, on Thursday in his alligator boots and leather pants – causing one woman to slip her boss a note: ‘Is he a rock star?’

Addiction charity warns of 84 per cent surge in female gambling addicts as cash-strapped mums tell of their struggles with online betting games

Addiction charity warns of 84 per cent surge in female gambling addicts as cash-strapped mums tell of their struggles with online betting games

New data released by charity Gordon Moody shows it has seen a 43 per cent increase in demand for its services year on year – with women now making up a quarter of referrals.

Surprising posh faces of ugly Sydney Opera House pro-Palestine protest: Cafe owner and his worker from one of Australia's ritziest suburbs are charged over brawl with Israel supporter

Surprising posh faces of ugly Sydney Opera House pro-Palestine protest: Cafe owner and his worker from one of Australia's ritziest suburbs are charged over brawl with Israel supporter

Marcel Ghabbar, 31,and Justin Khalek, also 31, are accused of attacking a 45-year-old man during last week’s ugly rally in Sydney’s CBD in the wake of the Hamas attack on Israel.

NOT lovin' it! McDonald's quietly hikes its prices amid cost-of-living crisis – with 20 nuggets UP nearly £2 to £5.79 and a Big Mac up almost £1 to £4.59

NOT lovin' it! McDonald's quietly hikes its prices amid cost-of-living crisis – with 20 nuggets UP nearly £2 to £5.79 and a Big Mac up almost £1 to £4.59

EXCLUSIVE: Although a cheeseburger still cost £1.19 in June, this month the price has jumped to £1.29, while a Big Mac is £4.59, up from £3.69

Elton John’s half-brother denies breaking lockdown laws by organising unlicenced music event

Elton John’s half-brother who condemned Rocketman biopic denies breaking lockdown laws by claiming unlicenced music event with 200 revellers was a ‘spiritual gathering’, court hears Geoff Dwight, 54, denies helping organise an unlicensed music event in Wales It is alleged he helped organise the event attended by 200 people on August 29 His defence lawyer … Read more

Brooke Shields looks like she’s on the mend as she gets around on crutches after breaking her femur

Brooke Shields looked strong while making her way around NYC on crutches Friday.  The actress, 55, was on her feet again following a freak exercising accident back in January. Brooke seemed like she was in high spirits, donning a bright pink sweater and jeans for her outing.  On the mend! Brooke Shields looked like she … Read more

BBC newsreader is left close to tears breaking news that Prince Philip has died

A newsreader was left close to tears announcing the death of Prince Philip this afternoon as the BBC, along with rivals ITV and Sky, interrupted their broadcast schedules to break the news. The National Anthem accompanied the announcement from Buckingham Palace, while journalists across TV networks switched to black outfits as a mark of respect. … Read more

Norway’s PM is fined £1,700 for breaking her own Covid-19 restrictions with 60th birthday dinner

Norway’s PM is fined £1,700 for breaking her own Covid-19 restrictions with 60th birthday dinner at a ski resort Solberg gathered members of her family in ski resort town of Geilo in February It is thought that 13 of the Prime Minister’s relatives dined together at restaurant The next day Solberg and her family had … Read more

Covid vaccines are ‘breaking the link’ between cases and deaths

Coronavirus cases have more than halved in a month and fallen in every age group a major surveillance study revealed last night – as experts said reopening schools has had little impact on the epidemic. Imperial College London epidemiologists estimated 0.2 per cent of England’s population, or one in 500, were infected between March 11 … Read more

Rwandan Bride, groom and wedding party forced to spend the night in stadium for breaking Covid rules

Newlywed bride and groom and their wedding party are forced to spend the night sitting outside in an empty stadium as punishment for breaking Covid rules in Rwanda Reports say police broke up at least three weddings over due to Covid breaches Photos show entire wedding party being held in an outdoor stadium after arrest … Read more