Fantasy football waiver wire for NFL Week 8: Mining the NFC East for pickups

Field Yates has previous experience interning with the New England Patriots on both their coaching and scouting staffs. A graduate of Wesleyan University (CT), he is a regular contributor to ESPN Boston’s Patriots coverage and ESPN Insider. Congratulations! You’ve navigated the most difficult week of the fantasy football season, as Week 7 presented significant challenges […]

Lawyer: Yard's decision not to launch Bashir probe is 'mystifying'

Scotland Yard’s decision not to launch a criminal probe into the Martin Bashir scandal is ‘mystifying’, says top lawyer A leading lawyer has described Scotland Yard’s decision not to launch a criminal probe into the Martin Bashir scandal as ‘mystifying’. Quentin Hunt, a barrister who specialises in fraud and counterfeiting cases, believes there is enough evidence […]

Apple and Google's best new tech – from smartphones to voice plan

TECH giants Apple and Google both had big launch events this week. Apple unveiled new AirPods and HomePod speakers, plus a cut-price version of its streaming service. And Google has new phones to rival Apple, Samsung and Huawei. Top laptops, top prices REDESIGNED Apple laptops are more powerful than most desktop computers but cost at […]

The Playbook: Your fantasy football guide for Week 7

Fantasy football, NFL analyst for Member of Pro Football Writers of America Founding director of Pro Football Focus Fantasy 2013 FSTA award winner for most accurate preseason rankings Welcome to the Week 7 Fantasy Football Playbook! This will be your game-by-game guide to the week’s slate of NFL games, featuring score projections, over/unders, win […]

Right wing terrorist Michael Nugent has jail term increased

White supremacist, 38, who was jailed for terror offences after sharing far-right material and extremist videos on Telegram celebrating Christchurch mosque attacks has sentence increased to five years by appeal judges Michael Nugent of Surrey was jailed for three-and-a-half years for terrorism  He was convicted of sharing explosives and gun manuals to right wing groups […]

Netflix Employees Walk Out In Protest Over Dave Chappelle Special

There’s a crazy scene going down at Netflix headquarters … where employees are walking out of the office building in protest of the controversial Dave Chappelle comedy special. As you can see, trans Netflix employees and their allies are making their displeasure known with CEO Ted Sarandos and his response to their concerns about Dave’s […]