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September 11, 2018 4:00 AM Objection lodged over longer hours bid by Roots York

A SOON to open restaurant from Michelin-starred chef Tommy Banks is seeking to extend its licensing and opening hours. Roots York is due to open at the former Bay Horse in Marygate next week, with Tommy Banks bringing his skills and style from The Black Swan at Oldstead - which was named the world's best restaurant by TripAdvisor - to the city. On Monday 8

September 11, 2018 3:44 AM Carrie Underwood to be honoured with star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Carrie Underwood is set to be honoured with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The American country music star and seven-time Grammy Award winner is to be recognised in the category of Recording with a star in front of the historic Capitol Records Building. Simon Cowell, who was a judge when Underwood won the fourth season of American Idol in 2005, will help unveil 13

September 7, 2018 4:13 PM Legionnaire's outbreak at Disneyland

Disneyland fined for Legionnaire's outbreak: Theme park charged $33,000 for dirty cooling systems after 3 employees contracted the disease Disneyland has been fined $33,000 for failing to protect people from Legionnaire's disease. Three employees at the park in Anaheim, California, contracted the life-threatening condition in the last year, with two requiring 8

September 6, 2018 11:04 AM Pebley Beach gives boost to A Walk in My Shoes by Swindon Carers

SWINDON'S unpaid carers have been given a boost by car dealers Pebley Beach. The Suzuki and Hyundai franchise on Paddington Drive pledged to match every pound raised by the Swindon Carers initiative A Walk in My Shoes up to £1,500. Fundraisers went on to raise £1,573 at a sponsored walk, meaning the joint effort has raised £2,573 for the charity 13

September 4, 2018 10:12 PM Partick Thistle pay out goal bonus to Kris Doolan despite 'ghost goal' being missed by officials

Partick Thistle pay out goal bonus to Kris Doolan despite 'ghost strike' somehow being missed by officials Partick Thistle have decided to pay out a goal bonus to Kris Doolan despite the striker's 'ghost strike' against Morton being missed by the match officials. Footage of the Jags hitman's second-half effort not just crossing the line but actually 10

September 3, 2018 1:57 AM Ohtani matches Ruth among two-way legends in Angels return

Ohtani matches Ruth among two-way legends in Angels return Japanese pitcher-slugger sensation Shohei Ohtani made his first Major League Baseball start in nearly three months Sunday for the Los Angeles Angels at Houston. Ohtani threw 49 pitches, 30 of them strikes, over 2 1/3 innings but departed after yielding a two-run home run to the Astros' George 6

August 28, 2018 5:06 PM Google rips off Snapchat AGAIN with a new Bitmoji-style feature

Google rips off Snapchat AGAIN with a new Bitmoji-style feature that uses a selfie to create personalised cartoon stickers of your face Google has introduced a new feature that turns a selfie into a customised cartoon character that resembles your likeness. Dubbed a 'Google Mini', these cartoon avatars can be shared across a multitude of different services 24

August 24, 2018 8:38 PM Donald Trump CANCELS North Korea summit over ‘INSUFFICIENT’ progress

US PRESIDENT Donald Trump has abruptly cancelled his top diplomat's planned trip to North Korea, publicly acknowledging for the first time that his effort to get Kim Jong-un to denuclearize had stalled. On Friday, Mr Trump partly blamed China for his insufficient progress with North Korea and suggested that talks with Pyongyang, led so far by Secretary 13

August 22, 2018 4:00 AM Fury as zombie clowns scare kids at Southend Carnival

A MOTHER is furious after zombie clowns performing at a carnival left her son too afraid to sleep. Katie Petchey, 30, from Shoebury, and son Harry, five, were enjoying the floats and acts at Southend Carnival until a performance from Castle Point Ghost Tours, based on Canvey, went past. The performers were dressed as zombie clowns, which has left Harry 9

August 8, 2018 10:30 PM Brad Pitt hits back at Angelina Jolie's child support claims

US actor Brad Pitt has rebutted claims made by his estranged wife Angelina Jolie that he has failed to support their children. In a court filing on Wednesday, the star's legal team said he had paid more than $1.3m (£1m) in costs and loaned $8m to Jolie to help her buy a house. On Tuesday, Jolie's lawyer said Pitt had paid "no meaningful child support" 13