Lego teams up with Sesame Street to help refugee kids play

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – A charitable foundation set up by toymaker Lego has granted $100 million to the not-for-profit group behind hit TV show “Sesame Street” to help provide educational toys to children affected by the Rohingya and Syrian refugee crises. The children will receive storybooks, games, videos and puzzles featuring Sesame Street’s popular puppets, the Lego Foundation said on Wednesday. […]

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Is O2 network down, are Giffgaff, Sky and Tesco Mobile services affected too and when will 4G data connections be back online?

Here's what we know about the outage hitting 4G and data services. Is the O2 network down? It appears that the network issues started about 5.30am, and customers across Manchester, London and Southampton have all reported outages. The network confirmed they were investigating. "We apologise for any inconvenience." Are Giffgaff, Sky, and Tesco Mobile services affected too? The issues also seem […]

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Is your favourite workout ruining your skin?

Why your workout is RUINING your skin: Facialist reveals the biggest issues running and HIIT classes cause – and the best way to prevent them Your favourite workout might be enjoyable, but it might be ruining your skin Bootcamps often cause breakouts, running causes sagging and more Celebrity facialist Melanie Grant revealed how you can gym-proof your skin  While you […]

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‘Storm Deirdre’ to batter UK with 80mph gusts this weekend

Storm Deirdre could pose a ‘danger to life’ as Britain is battered by 80mph winds this weekend. The weather is set to turn nasty as Met Office forecasters issued a yellow warning for northern parts of the UK. The unsettled system will move eastwards across northern Britain on Friday bringing widespread gales. Inland gusts could reach 60-70 mph across North […]

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Review: Peter Jackson’s ‘Mortal Engines’ dazzles with spectacle, falls flat with character

Imagine “Star Wars” if a city-sized tank with a Union Jack was the Death Star and everybody was trying to be Han Solo, and you get the gist of the post-post-apocalyptic epic “Mortal Engines.”  Philip Reeve’s young-adult book gets an expansive world-building adaptation courtesy of a master. Peter Jackson (“The Lord of the Rings”) co-writes and produces while his protégé Christian Rivers […]

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Will BTS Be Nominated For A Grammy? Here Are The Chances

With the 2019 Grammy nominations being announced on Friday, Dec. 7, there are a lot of questions about whether BTS’ success this past year will factor heavily into how the nominations play out. While BTS is still pretty new to American audiences, they’re not necessarily new internationally, and that calls into question which awards they may (or may not) be […]

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