Did global warming supercharge the storm?

CLOSE Governor Rick Scott called Florida “a very resilient state” following his tour of the destruction caused by Hurricane Michael. USA TODAY Infrared satellite image shows Hurricane Michael approaching the Florida Panhandle on Oct. 10, 2018.(Photo: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration via AP) Hurricane Michael exploded in intensity this week, from a rather nondescript tropical […]

South Korean Financial Regulator Reaffirms Negative Stance on ICOs and Crypto

The chairman of Korea’s Financial Services Commission Choi Jong-koo has reaffirmed his negative position on digital currencies and Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), Business Korea reported Oct. 11. Choi spoke at a parliamentary audit session of the commission held at the National Assembly. South Korea prohibited ICOs in September last year, stating that such a type […]

Celebs react to Kanye’s meeting with Trump

During a joint interview with Maryland gubernatorial candidate Ben Jealous for an upcoming episode of CNN’s The Van Jones Show, iconic stand-up comedian and actor Dave Chappelle had some things to say about Kanye West. Chappelle suggested the rapper is attempting to reclaim the “Make America Again” hat like he once did the Confederate flag. […]

Hurricane Michael flattens beach town like ‘mother of all bombs’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAerial footage shows the destruction in Mexico Beach, Florida Hurricane Michael has all but rubbed a Florida beach town off the map after landing like the “mother of all bombs”. The storm smashed into the state’s north-west coast near the community of Mexico Beach on Wednesday afternoon […]

Command & Conquer, PS5, and Bully 2 are your top gaming stories this week

Mick Carter might be behind bars in EastEnders, but Danny ‘I’m fucking Danny Dyer’ Dyer’s been keeping pretty busy all the same. This week, the ‘ard-as-nails geezer rocked up at the Libertine Nightclub in London, where daughter Dani was launching her clothing line. The cheeky chappy couldn’t resist the chance to make an embarrassing dad […]