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March 1, 2017 9:51 AM The next Olympics are going to have transgender friendly toilets

The next Olympic Games have made an important announcement for trans people. The Tokyo 2020 Games are to introduce the most trans friendly toilet policy ever seen. The Tokyo metropolitan government has agreed to install thousands of ‘universal-use’ toilets in venues it is building for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympics. The city currently has a form of gender 19

March 1, 2017 6:01 AM Klopp is no closer to finding a solution to Reds' defensive problems

It was a problem he inherited at Anfield - but Klopp is still looking for the answers... It’s a problem Jurgen Klopp inherited but the harsh reality is that he’s no closer to finding a solution. Liverpool’s shambolic defeat to Leicester City laid bare the defensive deficiencies which pre-dated the German’s arrival. It’s a startling statistic that the Reds have let in 181 Premier 43

March 1, 2017 1:00 AM Hong Kong's C C Land in talks to buy Leadenhall Building in London

HONG KONG, March 1 (Reuters) - Property developer C C Land Holdings Ltd said on Wednesday it was in "advanced discussions" regarding a potential acquisition of Leadenhall Building in London. No formal agreement has been reached, the Hong Kong-based company said in a filing to the Hong Kong bourse. It gave no further details. The Financial Times has reported 33

February 28, 2017 11:51 PM Starbucks To Open In Italy, Home Of Espresso, In 2018. Italian Cafes Say Bring It

Starbucks has announced it will open its first location in Italy in this historic post office building in downtown Milan. More than three decades ago, during a trip to Milan, Howard Schultz was inspired to turn the coffeehouse chain into a space that served as a community gathering place. Now Schultz, the company's CEO, has announced Starbucks is opening 39

February 28, 2017 10:27 PM League One round up: Scunthorpe United and Bolton Wanderers slip up in race for promotion

Sheffield United and Fleetwood Town enjoyed a good Tuesday evening without playing as League One promotion rivals Scunthorpe and Bolton both dropped points. Scunthorpe remain second, seven points adrift of the Blades, as their winless run extended to six games with a 2-1 defeat against AFC Wimbledon. Second-half goals from Dean Parrett and Dominic Poleon 24

February 27, 2017 10:15 PM SpaceX to send privately crewed spacecraft beyond the moon next year

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Feb 27 (Reuters) - Private launch company SpaceX plans to fly two paying customers on a tourist trip around the moon using a spaceship under development for NASA astronauts and a heavy-lift rocket that has not yet flown, Chief Executive Elon Musk told reporters on Monday. The launch of the first-ever privately funded tourist flight 27

February 27, 2017 9:48 PM SpaceX says it will fly 2 people to moon next year

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - SpaceX says it will fly two people to the moon next year. Two people who know one another approached the company about sending them on a weeklong flight just beyond the moon. Musk won't identify the pair or the price tag. He says they've already paid a "significant" deposit. Musk says SpaceX is on track to launch astronauts 29

February 27, 2017 9:12 AM All you need to know about release date, prices, features and more

Nokia is to relaunch its 3310 mobile phone as the technology firm revealed a new line-up of smartphones in an attempted revamp of the company. An updated version of the 3310 - first launched in 2000 - complete with the classic mobile game Snake and a month-long standby battery life is to go on sale later this year, new manufacturer HMD Global confirmed 54

February 27, 2017 7:20 AM Iranian director blasts Trump's 'inhumane' travel ban as he wins Best Foreign Language film despite boycotting the awards over the President's immigration crackdown

Iranian director Asghar Farhadi may have boycotted the Oscars over Donald Trump's travel ban, but it didn't stop him making a statement when he won Best Foreign Language Film. The director of 'The Salesman' had a surrogate, Iranian-American engineer and astronaut Anousheh Ansari, read a statement about empathy in his acceptance speech. Ansari was the first 20

February 27, 2017 4:01 AM Iranian director who boycotted Oscars over Donald Trump travel ban wins best foreign language film

The Salesman, directed by Iranian film-maker Asghar Farhadi, who is boycotting the ceremony because of Donald Trump’s travel ban, has won the foreign language film Oscar. His award was collected by Anousheh Ansari, the first Iranian woman to go to space who read a statement on his behalf. In the message, Asghar, whose film A Separation won the same prize 19