Beijing Winter Olympics 2022: biathlon, curling, ski jumping and more on day one – live! | Sport

2.51am EST 02:51 Cross Country Skiathlon We’ve already had some falls, steep climbs and I can only assume, a lot of lactic acid. This 15km event combines classical and freestyle skiing, with the competitors switching techniques at the halfway point. I’m already exhausted watching them. 2.43am EST 02:43 Cross Country Skiathlon It’s almost gun time … Read more

Fans applaud BBC Breakfast for ‘immature’ and ’embarrassingly unprofessional’ James Blunt interview

Two British presenters have been ridiculed by fans after their ‘terrible’ treatment of singer-songwriter James Blunt in a recent interview. Appear on BBC breakfastalong with hosts Charlie Stayt and Naga Munchetty, Blunt was there to be interviewed about his greatest hits album for 2021. But it didn’t take much to turn the conversation around. Watch … Read more

Kanye West continues war of words with Kim Kardashian, claims she kidnapped their daughter

Kanye West vs Kim Kardashian continues. In their social media war of words on Friday, the rapper, 44, accused his soon-to-be ex-wife, 41, of “kidnapping” their daughter Chicago — among things. To back up, Kanye criticized Kim for letting their eldest child, North West, have a TikTok account. Kim posted a lengthy reply saying she’s … Read more

Australia PM Morrison’s deputy sorry for calling leader a ‘liar’ | Politics News

Barnaby Joyce’s remarks further shake the political position of the prime minister, who must call a federal election by May. Australian Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce has apologised to Prime Minister Scott Morrison for calling him “a hypocrite and a liar” and said Morrison had rejected his offer to resign. Morrison said in a statement … Read more

Boris Johnson: No one knows what to do about UK prime minister

The evidence gathered by Gray was sufficiently serious that London’s Metropolitan Police have launched an investigation. Johnson could even end up being questioned about the allegations that Downing Street staffers held boozy gatherings with little connection to their workplace activities while citizens dutifully followed the rules and said goodbye to terminally ill loved-ones over Zoom. … Read more

Snap Q4 2021 earnings

Snap reported its first quarterly net profit on Thursday, and beat analyst estimates for the fourth quarter on earnings, revenue and user growth. The report comes a day after Facebook parent Meta delivered disappointing guidance for the first quarter that dragged down several social media stocks with it. Snap fell 23.6% Thursday prior to its … Read more

‘The Worst Person in the World’ is the Valentine’s Day movie of the year : NPR

A millennial writer, an R. Crumb-style cartoonist and a coffee-shop barista form the romantic triangle in the Danish coming-of-age drama The Worst Person In The World. ARI SHAPIRO, HOST: The movie “The Worst Person In The World” opens today in theaters after spending more than a year on the festival circuit, most recently, Sundance. Norway’s … Read more

Trump’s GOP: Party further tightens tie to former president

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — In 2016, Donald Trump overtook the Republican National Committee through a shock and awe campaign that stunned party leaders. In 2020, the party was obligated to support him as the sitting Republican president. Heading into 2024, however, the Republican Party has a choice. The RNC, which controls the party’s rules … Read more

Boris praises Queen’s ‘tireless service’ in reaching her platinum anniversary – ‘Historic’ | Royal | News

They said: “You can expect the Prime Minister to commend Her Majesty’s tireless service and historic rule to celebrate this occasion.” Accession Day marks the beginning of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. Members of the Royal Family will travel across the UK and Commonwealth to thank the communities on her behalf. In the spring, new cities … Read more