Amazon opens first UK non-food store

By Emma SimpsonBBC business correspondentAmazon is expanding its presence on the High Street by opening its first non-food store in the UK.The shop, in the Bluewater shopping mall near Dartford, will sell around 2,000 of its most popular and best-rated products.It’s called Amazon 4-star, because every item has been given more than four stars by…

Melania Trump refused to meet Rep. Steve Scalise at the White House after he was shot because she ‘already said hello’ at the hospital: book

Melania Trump refused to meet with Steve Scalise at the White House after he was shot. Stephanie Grisham wrote that Trump refused the meeting because she’d already visited him at the hospital. “No, I already said hello,” the first lady reportedly said. Loading Something is loading. Former First Lady Melania Trump refused to meet with…

Melania Trump wanted to send full-length mirrors to African children so they could ‘see that they are very strong,’ book says

Melania Trump wanted to send mirrors to children she met in Malawi, former aide Stephanie Grisham writes. Grisham said children asked the Americans to take photos of them because they didn’t know what they looked like. “Children need to know what they look like and see that they are very strong or very beautiful,” Grisham…

Facebook, Whatsapp and Instagram suffer outage

Image source, Getty ImagesSocial media services Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram are back up and running after an outage that lasted almost six hours, Facebook says. The company says the cause was a faulty configuration change. All three services are owned by Facebook and could not be accessed over the web or on smartphone apps. Downdetector,…

Catalans’ Tomkins named Man of Steel

Sam Tomkins has enjoyed a superb 2021 with Catalans DragonsCatalans Dragons full-back Sam Tomkins has won the 2021 Steve Prescott Man of Steel award.Super League’s annual award is decided by points accrued on a round-by-round basis across the season.Tomkins joins Paul Sculthorpe and Andy Farrell in winning the award twice, having claimed it in 2012…

Salah is better than Messi and Ronaldo

Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah “is the best player in the world” at the moment, says former Blackburn Rovers striker Chris Sutton.The 29-year-old has scored nine goals in nine games this season.”At this moment in time, he’s better than [Lionel] Messi and [Cristiano] Ronaldo,” Sutton said.Monday Night Club: Fantastic Foden, super Salah and Ranieri returnsKlopp says…