Making peace with a crease: hands on with Samsung’s Galaxy Fold

Any new technology is bound to have wrinkles. On Samsung's new Galaxy Fold, a phone that opens into a tablet, they include one prominent crease. It goes down the middle of the Fold's remarkable flexible screen, like a pleat on polyester pants. I'm sure it will dominate discussion about this much-anticipated gadget, arriving in the US on April 26 (and […]

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Ryan O’Rourke making a strong case to be on Mets’ roster

PORT ST. LUCIE — Ryan O’Rourke was maybe the least notable of the free-agent relievers the Mets brought into camp this spring, but the left-hander is still standing and continues to emerge in the battle to claim a spot in the team’s bullpen. His chances increased Friday, when the team optioned relievers Tyler Bashlor, Tim Peterson and Daniel Zamora to […]

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Homeless beggars are making £200-a-DAY, reveals ex-soldier Ed Stafford

Homeless beggars are making £200-a-DAY: Adventurer and world record holder Ed Stafford reveals what tramps earn and says he put on 11lb while living on the streets for Channel 4 documentary Ed lived on the streets of Manchester, Glasgow, and London for two months One night in Glasgow he saw 26 volunteers give food to two homeless people He put […]

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Mother accuses Matalan of making mixed-race character look white

Mother accuses Matalan of making mixed-race cartoon character Nella the Princess Knight look white on a set of £10 children’s pyjamas Nekeshia Bentley accuses clothing retailer Matalan of turning character white  The mother, of Reading, Berkshire, was horrified when she saw the £10 pyjamas She claims the mixed raced character Nella is given lighter skin on the clothing Ms Bentley […]

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With everybody making moves, the NL East is suddenly baseball’s most compelling division

The National League East suddenly has become the most intriguing, mesmerizing and dynamic division in baseball. The furious divisional quartet of the Washington Nationals, New York Mets, Philadelphia Phillies and Atlanta Braves is making the New York Yankees-Boston Red Sox rivalry look like a holiday bake sale. The Nationals, less than 24 hours after watching the Mets and Phillies make […]

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Brexit is making British art of compromise look like a dead parrot

British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves Brussels after a special meeting of the European Council on the Brexit withdrawal agreement.Credit:Bloomberg The announcement that Britain's House of Commons will hold its "meaningful vote" on Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal with the European Union on December 11 can only be compared to Monty Python's famous Dead Parrot sketch, with one exasperated […]

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Even Jeopardy is making fun of the historically woeful Detroit Lions

Even Jeopardy! is making fun of the historically awful Detroit Lions. Check out this clue from Monday's show in the category "Predictions by 2030," for $600. "As of 2018, this NFC North team had never even made the Super Bowl, much less won it, but by 2030? Gotta happen, right?" The Lions are the lone NFL franchise to have been in operation […]

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ATC making a blue with Godolphin pursuit for The Everest

The lure of   Godolphin's international brand is set to override commonsense for the Australian Turf Club, with Home Of The Brave to edge out Moir Stakes winner Viddora for the final available slot in The Everest. Max Whitby will complete a deal to take Golden Rose placegetter Graff for his syndicate’s slot on Sunday, leaving the ATC to complete the […]

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Sandra Oh misses out on making history at the Emmys and people are upset

Sandra Oh arrives at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP) Sandra Oh came close to making history at the Emmys. The 47-year-old actress missed out on becoming the first woman of Asian descent to win an Emmy in the lead actress category, in either comedy or drama, at the 70th Primetime […]

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