Millions may lose 10% pension hike to match inflation as Liz Truss refuses to confirm ‘triple-lock’

Millions of British pensioners face losing money after Liz Truss refused to stand by a pledge to increase the state payout in line with inflation.  Downing Street today refused to confirm the under-pressure PM will keep the ‘triple-lock’ designed to guarantee the elderly do not miss out if prices spike. Retaining the lock, which increases … Read more

Parents plea for help to find missing Michigan student offering $20,000

The desperate family of a missing 18-year-old Michigan University student have offered a $20,000 award to anyone who can help find the teenager.  Brendan Santo, a Grand Valley State University freshman, went missing three months ago on Halloween weekend while visiting friends in East Lansing, Michigan, after sending a final message just before midnight. Santo … Read more

Hilarious moment group of parents prank their children to believe they’re being chased by BIG FOOT

A group of cunning parents have shared the hilarious moment they pranked their kids into believing they were being chased by Big Foot. Morgan Blue, 28, and her cousin Veronica White, 49, from Texas, hatched a plan to scare their respective sons Brydger, 7, and Braxton, 10, after the boys admitted they were sceptical that … Read more

Stunning drone photography captures red, orange gold and PURPLE fall leaves across the US

Stunning drone footage and photographs shows trees across the United States exploding into vibrant fall colors.    New England states famed for their dazzling fall displays – New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont, put on a typically-brilliant show, with their forests a mass of red, yellow and orange, as well as the odd green tree that’s yet … Read more

Snow for Halloween? Wind and rain to lash Britain over the next ten days before temperatures plunge 

Snow for Halloween? Gale force winds and torrential rain threaten to lash Britain over the next ten days before temperatures plunge at the end of the month Forecasters said Atlantic storms could potentially bring heavy showers, flash flooding and snow this month Long-range forecasts say Brits may have to wrap up warm for a wintry … Read more

Seattle school cancels its annual Halloween parade, claiming students of color don’t celebrate

A Seattle elementary school has canceled its upcoming Halloween parade and will be banning students from dressing in costumes on October 31, claiming that the annual event ‘marginalizes’ students of color who administrators claim do not celebrate the holiday. Officials at the Benjamin Franklin Day Elementary School have discussed axing the annual Pumpkin Parade for … Read more

Woolworths shopper slams supermarket for its inappropriate Halloween decoration

Woolworths takes down Halloween decoration after mum slammed the ‘inappropriate’ display after it terrified her kids – so do you agree with her? A mum has slammed Woolworths over its ‘inappropriate’ Halloween decoration  Her kids were frightened when they spotted skull figure floating near meat aisle Woolworths confirmed store has ‘amended’ the display by removing … Read more

Australian woman slammed over Smokemart gift card for stepson’s 15th birthday

Parents are outraged over a woman’s ‘classy’ birthday gift for her 15-year-old stepson – so can you spot why? A woman gave her stepson a Smokemart gift card for his 15th birthday The voucher gave the boy $30 to spend at Australia’s leading tobacco store The chain, which has 222 shops nationwide, sells cigarettes, vapes … Read more

Scientists create AI that can suggest where to apply makeup to fool facial recognition

Scientists create artificial intelligence that can suggest where to apply makeup to a person’s face to fool facial recognition systems Data scientists at Ben-Gurion University developed an AI software that tells you where to apply makeup to throw off facial recognition Unlike other approaches, the AI was limited to natural hues to allow the person to blend … Read more