Actor Mary McCormack shared a video of her husband’s Tesla catching fire in LA

Actor Mary McCormack shared a video of her husband’s Tesla catching fire in LA

Mary McCormack filmed her husband’s Tesla Model S on fire. @marycmccormack / Twitter In a tweet directed at Tesla, actress Mary McCormack shared a video of her husband’s Model S ablaze in Los Angeles. „No accident, out of the blue, in traffic on Santa Monica Blvd. Thank you to the kind couple who flagged him…

The taxi driver who drove into a crowd of football fans in Moscow says he feared a mob lynching

The taxi driver who drove into a crowd of football fans in Moscow says he feared a mob lynching

A view shows a damaged taxi, which ran into a crowd of people, in central Moscow, Russia June 16, 2018. REUTERS / Staff The taxi driver who drove into pedestrians in Moscow yesterday said he fled because he feared the crowd would kill him. The 28-year-old Kyrgyzstan national injured eight people, some Mexican football fans,…

Mistakes you’re making buying, ordering, and drinking tequila — and how to do it the Mexican way

Mistakes you’re making buying, ordering, and drinking tequila — and how to do it the Mexican way

Tequila gets a bad rep. The spirit is too often shot on a sticky dance floor at the end of the night — and it’s rarely a refined affair. While many bars now boast artisan gin menus, high-end vodkas, and a decent selection of spiced rums, the evolution of tequila outside of Mexico has lagged…

Meet the rare liquor hunters who travel the world looking for priceless booze

Meet the rare liquor hunters who travel the world looking for priceless booze

Beanie Espey (L) with her father James Espey (C) and Rebecca Jago (R). The Last Drop Distillers Rebecca Jago was seven years old when her father, Tom Jago, created the first sample of Bailey’s Irish Cream in their family kitchen. „We knew that our father worked in a beautiful building and did something quite mysterious,”…

Theresa May will inject £20 billion into the NHS by 2023

Theresa May will inject £20 billion into the NHS by 2023

The extra funding, to mark the 70th birthday of the health service, will mark a dramatic break with eight years of austerity. Christopher Furlong/Getty Images The crisis-hit NHS will receive an extra £20bn a year by 2023, Theresa May will announce – but she will warn the public that taxes must rise to pay for…

This 24-year-old Goldman Sachs banker wants to solve the global water crisis — and the bank just gave him $150,000 to get started

This 24-year-old Goldman Sachs banker wants to solve the global water crisis — and the bank just gave him $150,000 to get started

For most of us, working in Goldman Sachs’ prestigious securities division would be enough stress and workload. But for Hamza Farrukh, it’s not enough. As well as his day job, Farrukh heads up Bondh-E-Shams, a charity he founded, which is dedicated to delivering clean water to areas that previously did not have access. Last week,…

A new feature in the next iPhone software is going to shock people — it surprised even Apple’s CEO

A new feature in the next iPhone software is going to shock people — it surprised even Apple’s CEO

I’ve never had a software update cause me to rethink my lifestyle, but the latest version of the iPhone operating system forced me to take a hard look at myself — and my relationship with my iPhone. And when everyone gets access to iOS 12 this fall, it’s going to surprise millions of people. Tucked…

A tech CEO’s experience as a single dad convinced him to overhaul his $3 billion company’s benefits

A tech CEO’s experience as a single dad convinced him to overhaul his $3 billion company’s benefits

„Wouldn’t it be great if people could have more time to bond?” asked DocuSign CEO and single father Dan Springer (pictured right with his sons). Dan Springer DocuSign CEO Dan Springer knows what it’s like to balance two challenging roles. Long before he took the helm of the e-signature company in January of 2017, Springer…

5 realistic VR experiences that tricked our senses, from flying dinosaurs to walking on the moon

5 realistic VR experiences that tricked our senses, from flying dinosaurs to walking on the moon

Virtual reality is becoming increasingly realistic, and we’ve tried out some cutting edge VR tech. Here are our favourite VR experiences so far: The Slide Experience at The View from The Shard: This experience sees you strapped into a moving chair as you travel down an imaginary slide at 100 mph. The slide starts in…