‘Covid killed my wife – so I’m taking part in a vaccine trial’

While one Covid vaccine has been approved for use in the UK and two are awaiting approval, many more are...

Eddie Van Halen’s son criticises sale of his father’s guitars

Eddie Van Halen's son Wolfgang has criticised a recent auction of three of his late father's guitars, which fetched $422,050...

Brazil bank heist: Armed men take hostages in attack on Cametá

A gang of armed men has stormed a city in northern Brazil, attacking a bank and taking hostages. The overnight attack...

Reptiles smuggled from Mexico found at German airport stitched inside dolls

German airport customs officers have found 26 rare reptiles - 10 of them dead - smuggled inside parcels of toys...

Qualcomm: Android phones to get ‘lucky number’ Snapdragon 888 chip

Qualcomm has branded its next flagship chip for Android smartphones with a number lucky in Chinese tradition. It says the Snapdragon...

Bitcoin peaks at record high close to $20,000

Bitcoin has traded at its highest value to date, reaching $19,920.53 (£14,821) according to data-provider Coindesk. It took the virtual currency...

Texas funeral became coronavirus superspreader event after 42 were sickened, family claims

A Texas family says their mother’s funeral, held earlier this month, turned into a super-spreader event after more than 40...

Texas man creates accidental Thanksgiving food drive on social media

An Austin, Texas, man created an accidental Thanksgiving donation drive using social media. Gus Cantu, 28, and his girlfriend posted a message on...

Dallas ISD plans to build cell towers, pay for internet to help students

Almost none of the students at W. W. Samuell High School had access to district-issued laptops or internet hotspots in...

Texas Democrats have failed to pass voter access legislation for years. The pandemic may...

Lawmakers and voting rights groups have been fighting over updates to Texas’ election systems for years, but issues heightened by...