BBC

Grand Tour: ‘Proud Yorkshireman’ Jeremy Clarkson leaves residents outraged by closure of entire village for filming

<b>Yorkshire man Jeremy Clarkson didn’t get a warm welcome from his home county when he went back to film the Grand Tour.</b><p>Corrie finally confirms Ken …

Richard Hammond

What classic novels tell us about climate change (quite a lot)

They didn’t know of global warming, but they knew the environment was changing. Irrevocably.<p>There is a strange and troubled kind of intimacy between …

Literature

Comment on NYT LOL by Up2snuff

Funny business, this.The BBC are currently claiming that the Manchester Police are not sharing information with the US. Unless that is clumsy …

UK Anti-Terrorism Hotline Received More Than One Call About Manchester Bomber's Extremist Views: Report

“Members of the public” reportedly called an anti-terrorism hotline to warn officials about the views of the Manchester suicide bomber several years …

Terrorism

Giant statue of Jeremy Clarkson turns up at Port Talbot docks

Giant statues of Jeremy Clarkson and Richard Hammond have been spotted in Port Talbot .<p>The busts of The Grand Tour stars were pictured on the site of …

Richard Hammond

Manchester Bombing Victims Identified: Names, Ages and Everything We Know About What Happened at the Ariana Grande Concert

So far, British press have confirmed the deaths of Georgina Callander, Saffie Rose Roussos and John Atkinson.

Ariana Grande

The Complete Web Developer Course: Build 14 Websites

access<p>lifetime<p>content<p>28 Hours<p>enrolled<p>14,606<p>description<br>• instructor<br>• specs<p>Want to be a full-fledged, employable coder? Dive into this comprehensive course …

Web Development

Amazon steps up battle with Sky and Netflix as it adds new UK TV channels

The US online giant will allow subscribers to pick channels individually rather than as a package.<p>Amazon will up its challenge to rivals such as …

Richard Hammond

Smears against SNP critic show it's not just 'fringe elements' using dirty tactics

<b>By David Torrance</b><p>During the 1983 general election campaign Mrs Thatcher, appearing on the BBC’s Nationwide, was famously challenged by teacher Diana …

Referendums

McDonald's Runs Ad Suggesting Sad Child Has Nothing in Common With His Dead Dad...Except McDonald's

The ad was supposed to touch people's emotions. But it may have done its job a little too well.<p>According to BBC News, McDonald's is being criticized …

Parenting

A BBC news reporter grabbed a woman's boob during a live broadcast

So she slapped him in retaliation.<p>Have you ever spotted a cameraman and a reporter filming on the street, and not-so-subtly walked past grinning and waving? Well this story will probably convince you never to do that again, after one woman approached a BBC News reporter and got far from what she …

Pregnancy

Banning the Beatles: “A Day in the Life” at the BBC

On Friday, 19 May 1967, British newspapers carried the announcement that the British Broadcasting Corporation had chosen the Beatles to represent the …

BBC Reporter Gets Slapped For Accidentally Grabbing Woman’s Boob On Live TV

Live TV can go tits up at any time – just ask the team over at ANN7.<p>The BBC are infinitely better at what they do than our local Gupta mouthpiece, …

LiveTV

Watch woman hit BBC News presenter after he accidentally grabs her breast

Ben Brown attempted to move the woman away but accidentally cupped her breast – so she hit him.<p>A BBC journalist was hit by a female member of the …

McDonald’s Sorry For Using Grieving Child To Sell Filet-O-Fish Sandwiches

McDonald’s has apparently given up on the idea of associating its food with even moderately enjoyable moments in life. Instead, the fast food giant …

Consumer Protection

BBC reports that it’s possible to make a sandwich

According to the site daysoftheyear.com, yesterday was “Chocolate Chip Day,” tomorrow is “Packrat Day” and today is “Drawing Day.”<p>It seems that we’re …

Weird

Woman Interrupts Live TV Interview — And Anchor Only Makes It Worse With Where His Hand Ends Up

A blooper for the ages unfolded on BBC News Tuesday when a woman interrupted a reporter’s live interview in the UK.<p>Making matters even worse, the …

LiveTV

If BBC News Anchors Always Talked Like They Do On Television

“Bad News” is a sketch comedy by Mid-Brow that was recently named an ‘official selection’ at the 2017 LOCO Comedy Film Festival. The premise goes …

TV

'Oddball' Comment Speaks Volumes About The Challenges Job-Seekers Face

'Oddball' Comment Speaks Volumes About The Challenges Job-Seekers Face A BBC news story shares the tale of an employer who mocked a job candidate's job inquiry The employer then sent the mocking comments to the candidate by mistake The comments wer

Employment

Woman unaware she was ‘engaged’ to her boyfriend for a year-and-a-half

One Australian woman got quite the surprise when she found out she was tricked by her boyfriend into wearing her engagement ring around her neck for …

Canadian News

Security Experts Scramble to Contain Fallout From Cyberattacks

Governments, companies and security experts from China to the United Kingdom on Saturday raced to contain the fallout from an audacious cyberattack that spread quickly across the globe, raising fears that people would not be able to meet ransom demands before their data are destroyed.<p>The global …

Cybersecurity

iPlayer catchup service will require user login within weeks, says BBC

BBC denies move is part of crackdown on TV licence evasion, but adds it may help identify those using service without paying<p>Users of BBC iPlayer will need to enter a password to access the online catchup service within the next few weeks, the broadcaster has announced.<p>The BBC denied the move was …

TV

BBC made insensitive joke about missing woman who looked like newsreader

The BBC has apologised after one of the corporations Twitter accounts posted an insensitive message about a missing mother.<p>BBC Look North were …

Crime

Returns, stalker, horror and disaster: 15 huge summer spoilers revealed by the EastEnders trailer

<b>Things are about to royally kick off in EastEnders as huge summer storylines kick off, several characters make long awaited returns and a host of new</b> …

TV

BBC signs five-year enterprise ICT deal with Atos

The BBC has signed a five-year deal with Atos, which will see the supplier providing enterprise ICT and hosting services.<p>The broadcaster went out to …

Business Technology

Most Contaminated Nuclear Site In US: Hanford Declares Emergency After Tunnel Collapse

A nuclear site in Washington state considered to be the most contaminated in the country declared a state of emergency Tuesday after a tunnel …

Ron Wyden

The BBC licence fee is now simply a charge to be spoon-fed right-wing propaganda

I’m not really a fan of the TV licence fee. I was once, but now I think it’s an anachronism born of a time when we had only a handful of channels to …

Propaganda

New Strategies to Get You More Blog Comments

<b>Getting more comments on your blog can be a very hard task, but there are some new strategies to try that might make things easier.</b><p>One of my favorite …

Digital Marketing

Nugget-Loving Teen Breaks Retweet Record

An American teenager has broken the Twitter record for retweets after Wendy's offered him nuggets for life if he got 18 million shares of his appeal …

Advertising Industry

Microsoft Makes Emergency Fix To Fight Hackers

Microsoft has released an urgent update to stop hackers taking control of computers with a single email, BBC writes. Discovered over the weekend, …

Microsoft