Uber loses its license to operate in London

Uber loses its license to operate in London
In a huge blow to Uber in the UK London’s transport regulator has rejected its application to renew its license to operate in the city. In a statement today TfL said it has concluded that Uber is “not fit and proper to hold a private hire operator licence”. “TfL’s regulation of London’s taxi and private hire trades is designed to ensure passenger safety.  Private hire operators must meet rigorous regulations, and demonstrate to TfL that they do so, in

Check Out These Stunning New Images Of Jupiter

Check Out These Stunning New Images Of Jupiter
If fears of World War 3 have got you down, don’t fret. We’ve got some glorious new pictures of Jupiter to hopefully take your mind off things. These latest snaps were taken by NASA’s Juno spacecraft during its seventh science flyby over Jupiter. The spacecraft is in a wide orbit around the planet, swooping down every 53 days to gather science and take images. The rest of the time it spends further out, to avoid Jupiter’s intense radiation. Juno

PewDiePie makes yet another racial slur during videogame live stream

PewDiePie makes yet another racial slur during videogame live stream
PewDiePie is in deep water, again.Image: WireImagePewDiePie is at the centre of a controversy, once again.  SEE ALSO: PewDiePie after Charlottesville: 'Nazi memes are not even that funny anymore' YouTube's highest paid and most prominent personality, whose real name is Felix Kjellberg, used a racial slur during a livestream video playing Battle Royale shooter PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds.  In the video, PewDiePie can be seen getting frustrated with another player and shouting to him: “What a fucking n-,” before immediately correcting

You’re Gonna Want To Try The New LaCroix Flavor ASAP

You’re Gonna Want To Try The New LaCroix Flavor ASAP
Your excuse to drink a vodka soda on a Tuesday is here: LaCroix is coming out with a new flavor, and you're going to want to try it ASAP. Well. Okay. Full disclosure, the flavor isn't available for purchase just yet, but I'm not here to stomp on anyone's dreams. LaCroix sent out the new flavor to shareholders and told investors it's "ready to launch," so hopefully we'll be able to get our hands on it soon. Side note,

Airlines Caught Jacking Up The Prices On Flights Out Of Hurricane Irma’s Path!

Airlines Caught Jacking Up The Prices On Flights Out Of Hurricane Irma’s Path!
Seriously, WTF, airlines?? It seems once again, as natural disasters bring out the best in us, they also bring out the worst. Hurricane Irma has strengthened to a Category 5 storm and appears to be headed straight for Puerto Rico and then Florida. Mandatory evacuations have been ordered in Miami as Governor Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency. But some wishing to evacuate over the past couple days have noticed the prices for flights out of Miami

This dog named Otis carried a bag of dog food through Hurricane Harvey

This dog named Otis carried a bag of dog food through Hurricane Harvey
Dogs and cars are making it through the hurricane.Image: DARREN ABATE/EPA-EFE/REX/ShutterstockA dog named Otis wasn't about to go hungry during Hurricane Harvey.  As the hurricane made landfall, a dog was spotted wandering around Sinton, Texas carrying a full bag of dog food.  The German shepherd mix wasn't a stray—he just got loose from a screen porch.  "I kept yelling his name and yelling his name and he wasn't around," his caretaker Salvador Segovia told the Houston Chronicle.  The dog

Bodies of ‘hundreds’ of children buried in mass grave – BBC News

Bodies of ‘hundreds’ of children buried in mass grave – BBC News
It opened in 1864 and provided care for orphans or children from broken homes. It closed in 1981, having looked after 11,600 children. A burial plot, containing the bodies of a number of children, was uncovered by two former residents of Smyllum in 2003. Frank Docherty and Jim Kane discovered an overgrown, unmarked section of St Mary's Cemetery during their efforts to reveal physical abuse which they said many former residents had suffered. Image caption Memorial stone at St

Donald Trump Threatens That US May Have “No Choice But To Totally Destroy North Korea”

Donald Trump Threatens That US May Have “No Choice But To Totally Destroy North Korea”
Tensions between the US and North Korea have escalated considerably this afternoon after Donald Trump delivered an aggressive speech at the United Nations General Assembly in which he said the US will have “no choice but to totally destroy North Korea”. The worrying speech comes just days after Trump taunted Kim Jong-un via Twitter, nicknaming the North Korean dictator “Rocket Man”, a reference to North Korea’s allegedly extensive nuclear arsenal. Trump delivered his worrying speech at the U.N. Headquarters,

Jamie Dimon Slams Bitcoin as a Fraud

Jamie Dimon Slams Bitcoin as a Fraud
JPMorgan Chase & Co. Chief Executive Officer Tulips are a reference to the mania that swept Holland in the 17th century, with speculators driving up prices of virtually worthless tulip bulbs to exorbitant levels. That didn’t end well.In bitcoin’s case, Dimon said he’s skeptical authorities will allow a currency to exist without state oversight, especially if something goes wrong. “Someone’s going to get killed and then the government’s going to come down,” he said. “You just saw in China,

Why the Church Doesnt Need Any More Starbucks

Why the Church Doesnt Need Any More Starbucks
ShareTweet More and more on my social media feeds I have been seeing a lot of churches boast of the cool, trendy new initiatives that they have begun. I have seen pictures of coffee bars that resemble Starbucks. I have seen lighting that resembles one seen on Broadway. I have read catchy sermon titles and have seen how people have brought the movies into their sermons. In so many of these posts, I see all that churches are doing

Video of cop taking money out of hot dog vendor’s wallet sparks outrage

Video of cop taking money out of hot dog vendor’s wallet sparks outrage
An incident between a University of California Berkeley police officer and a local hot dog vendor has quickly gone viral after video shows the officer writing a ticket and sifting through the vendor’s wallet to take his money. The video was posted by a man named Martin Flores on Facebook on Saturday evening as he was trying to buy a hot dog from the man he identified as Juan. According to Berkeleyside, Flores began filming after Officer Sean Aranas started citing