Video footage reveals the thrills in store on the new Iron Gwazi coaster at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

91-degree drop and speeds of up to 76 mph: Video reveals the in-store excitement on Busch Gardens Tampa Bay’s new extreme coaster (and the riders’ reactions are priceless) Iron Gwazi is Busch Gardens Tampa Bay’s 10th ship, with the park announcing its opening March 11 The coaster is an upgraded version of the 51 mph … Read more

Parents call for Pennsylvania middle school teacher to be fired taping a mask to a student’s face 

Angry parents demand the dismissal of a middle school teacher in Pennsylvania after she was photographed sticking a mask on a student’s face. On Monday, a Facebook group called ‘North Penn Stronger Together’ shared a photo of a teacher at Pennfield Middle School in Hatfield sticking a mask on the face of a male student. … Read more

UK health chiefs are now officially keeping tabs on ‘stealth’ version of Omicron

British health chiefs are now officially monitoring a version of Omicron that is difficult to track amid fears it could spread to thousands of people. The UK’s Health Security Agency has today classified BA.2 as a “variant under investigation”. The category is for variants that are prevalent in the UK and are likely to be … Read more

Ukraine tensions: US warns Russia of consequences if ‘any’ troops cross border

The United States and its allies have warned Moscow of dire consequences if “any” of the tens of thousands of troops massed on the border enters Ukraine. After talks in Berlin with Germany, France and Britain, US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken insisted that Russia “cannot match the resolve of the ‘Western powers’”. If Russia … Read more

Prince Andrew’s former maid speaks of her time in Buckingham Palace

A former maid at Buckingham Palace spoke of working for Prince Andrew, describing the Duke of York as “demanding and empowered”. On Thursday, Charlotte Briggs claimed she was ‘left in tears’ by Andrew’s loud, hateful comments, and on one occasion he faced his ire over a small gap in his curtains. Speaking to The Sun, … Read more

Tycoon and Tory adviser are accused of ‘bullying’ former MP Charlotte Leslie

Tycoon and Tori advisor accused of ‘bullying’ former MP Charlotte Leslie in row over Middle East group The Conservative party tycoon and his top adviser accused of ‘bullying’ former MP Charlotte Leslie The comments came during an explosive debate in the House of Commons over her treatment Conservative MPs Carl Hunter and millionaire Mohammed al-Amiri … Read more