• 2-year-old girl among those still missing in Montecito mudslides; 20 confirmed dead

    8 monthes ago - By LA Times

    At least four people remain missing Monday as the grim effort to find bodies under tons of mud and debris continued in Montecito. The death toll now stands at 20, nearly a week after the most destructive mudslide in California in decades. On Sunday, searchers had found the body of the latest victim:...
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  • Primark are in trouble for selling denim hotpants for babies

    Primark are in trouble for selling denim hotpants for babies

    8 monthes ago - By Metro

    Sick, or just a bit impractical for January?
    Primark has come under fire for selling a pair of denim shorts for 0-3 month old babies.
    A 23-year-old woman in Bristol happened upon the shorts while shopping and was horrified. She told the Bristol Post:
    ‘I just think they are sick. ‘I just stopped when I saw them and though these cannot be serious - these tiny hotpants are purposely sexualising babies and that is disgusting.
    There is so much in the news right now about children and young girls being sexually abused and items like this and the sexualisation of babies is making it worse...
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  • 27-year-old and 95-year-old are the best of friends - and housemates

    27-year-old and 95-year-old are the best of friends - and housemates

    8 monthes ago - By Metro

    A student who was struggling to afford high London houseshare prices has come up with an ingenious way to beat them - by moving in with a 95-year-old widow.
    27-year-old Alexandra Knox, from Newcastle, moved in with RAF Veteran Florence Smith after starting a masters degree.
    And since choosing to move in with the OAP as opposed to a group of people her own age, the pair have become the best of friends.
    Just like her student pals, Alexandra splits the household chores with her flatmate, chills out with afternoon TV and even shares the occasional take away at their home in South West...
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