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US newspapers face 'extinction-level' crisis as Covid-19 hits hard

5 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

The decrease in advertising was swift, as businesses tightened spending due to the economic impact of Covid-19 Coronavirus - live US updates Live global updates See all our...
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Doncaster council social media campaign to urge locals to follow coronavirus lockdown rules

Doncaster council social media campaign to urge locals to follow coronavirus lockdown rules

9 minutes ago   |   Daily Mail

Doncaster Council shared the true story of the 45-foot sperm whale that was detonated by explosives, despite expert advice in Florence, Oregon, in 1970.
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Disney's Netflix rival doubles subscriptions in Covid-19 lockdown

41 minutes ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Disney+ streaming service gains 22m subscribers in weeks after extending launch to UK and Europe Disney's new streaming service has almost doubled global subscriber numbers to...
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CureVac pushes to accelerate coronavirus vaccine trials

49 minutes ago   |   Politico

CureVac wants to skip phase three clinical trials to get a coronavirus vaccine deployed, the German biotech company's supervisory board chair has told Belgian media. The...
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Cash for questions: what's next for big-money gameshows?

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

Judith Keppel was the first person to scoop Millionaire's top prize back in 2000. Since then, cash has dried up, even if our appetite for huge prizes hasn't In 2000, the garden...
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Who You Think I Am review - Juliette Binoche turns up the heat in phone sex tale | Peter Bradshaw's film of the week

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Binoche encounters an attractive younger man online but refuses to meet him face-to-face in a twisty erotic drama Physical-distancing erotic melodrama is the genre we didn't...
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CORONAVIRUS LIVE: Latest news on April 9

5 hours ago   |   Evening Telegraph

Keep up with the latest updates as the coronavirus outbreak continues to impact across the country. Reporters from across the DCT Media titles will keep you up to date with the...
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'I was shattered' - Paul Weller, Booker T and more on the day the Beatles split

5 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Fifty years ago today, the counter-cultural whirlwind that was the Beatles ended. Musicians, fans and insiders relive the devastating day their era-defining story came to an...
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Warning to those planning an Easter BBQ to dry their hands after sanitising as they could catch fire

Warning to those planning an Easter BBQ to dry their hands after sanitising as they could catch fire

8 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

The NSW Rural Fire Service issued the warning on Thursday through social media and urged people to be cautious when near an open flame.
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America's small business owners hoped a $349 billion lifeline from Washington would pull them through the pandemic. Here's the inside story of how its launch spectacularly unraveled in 24 hours

America's small business owners hoped a $349 billion lifeline from Washington would pull them through the pandemic. Here's the inside story of how its launch spectacularly unraveled in 24 hours

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The federal government promised that relief funding for small businesses ravaged by coronavirus would be up and running on Friday, April 3. But in the 24 hours before...
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Police rescue dog and arrest man, 37, after cruel owner was seen repeatedly...

Police rescue dog and arrest man, 37, after cruel owner was seen repeatedly dunking pet into a canal

An abused dog has been rescued by police after its owner dunked it in a canal in Southall, west London in a sickening attack on the terrified animal which was posted on to... Read more ...

Coronavirus: How to make your own protective fabric face mask

Coronavirus: How to make your own protective fabric face mask

More people now are wearing masks when they go out to buy essential supplies. This is in line with advice given by many countries following the growing evidence that even a... Read more ...

The US Senate reportedly advised members to stop using Zoom

The US Senate reportedly advised members to stop using Zoom

US senators have been advised against using videocall app Zoom, according to the Financial Times. Zoom has seen a huge uptick in usage because of the coronavirus pandemic, but... Read more ...

US firm ThermoFisher says it can supply UK with 100,000 COVID-19 test kits...

US firm ThermoFisher says it can supply UK with 100,000 COVID-19 test kits per day

The chief operating officer of Thermo Fisher Scientific, based in Massachusetts but with 5,000 employees in the UK, said the company could supply all the tests wanted by... Read more ...

Manchester United determined to 'exploit' post-coronavirus transfer market...

Manchester United determined to 'exploit' post-coronavirus transfer market, says Solskjaer

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is looking at transfer targets during the lockdown and believes Manchester United are well placed to exploit any knock-on effects of the coronavirus... Read more ...

Coronavirus map LIVE: UK lockdown faces LONG extension as death toll breaks...

Coronavirus map LIVE: UK lockdown faces LONG extension as death toll breaks Italy's record

BRITAIN could be faced with at least another three weeks in lockdown as the UK's daily death toll surged to almost 1,000 on Wednesday. Read more ...

UK lockdown to last until MAY as coronavirus peak still more than week away

UK lockdown to last until MAY as coronavirus peak still more than week away

BRITAIN could remain on lockdown until May amid warnings that the peak of the coronavirus outbreak is still 10 days away. Senior politicians have raised the prospect that... Read more ...

NRL season to resume on May 28 after league was suspended due to COVID-19  

NRL season to resume on May 28 after league was suspended due to COVID-19  

The NRL season is set to resume on May 28 after the league was suspended due to COVID-19. Read more ...

Call for care home coronavirus deaths in Northern Ireland to be disclosed as...

Call for care home coronavirus deaths in Northern Ireland to be disclosed as fears of 'clusters' grow

Health chiefs have been urged to be more transparent about how many coronavirus deaths have occurred in care homes across Northern Ireland. Read more ...

Ousted Navy Secretary Thomas Modly's trip to USS Roosevelt in Guam cost more...

Ousted Navy Secretary Thomas Modly's trip to USS Roosevelt in Guam cost more than $243,000

Former Acting US Navy Secretary Thomas Modly flew 35 hours from Washington, DC, to Guam over the weekend to speak to sailors aboard the coronavirus-stricken USS Roosevelt. Read more ...