Singer, actor and civil rights activist Harry Belafonte dies at 96

The Grammy, Emmy and Tony winning star died of congestive heart failure at his New York home on Tuesday, with his wife by his side, according to a spokesperson. Reluctantly nicknamed “The King of Calypso”, he was largely responsible for bringing Caribbean music to an international audience in the 1950s, and the first singer – […]

Taylor Swift fans raise thousands for concert goer killed on way home from show

Jacob Charles Lewis, 20, was reportedly struck by a suspected drunken driver after his car broke down in the early hours of Saturday morning. He is understood to have attended Swift’s Eras Tour concert earlier that evening with his sister. Now, Swift’s fans have taken to the GoFundMe page, with many donating $13 or $113 […]

Joe Biden formally announces he will run for a second term as US president

Joe Biden has formally announced he is running for re-election in 2024, asking voters to give him more time to “finish the job” – with vice president Kamala Harris right by his side. The announcement of his run for the 2024 election comes four years to the day since he declared his initial bid for […]