Tote raises £20m to fund ambitious bet on move into football

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The best Cyber Week laptop deals for 2020

As you can see, there is a lot of variance here, so knowing what you need is the most important step. Once you know the general area you are aiming for, it is time to drill down into the specifics. High-end components like a beefy graphics card or a 4K display will push the price […]

Promoted: Luxury brand 8Js is inspired by racing, worn by racers

A new luxury fashion label inspired by the fast-paced world of motor racing pays homage to the great names of the sport. The menswear brand, 8Js is both effortlessly chic and sporty, exuding a cool-yet-refined attitude. Created by Sacha Prost, son of four-time world champion Alain Prost and his sister-in-law Delphine Prost, the clothing range 8Js […]

Leclerc “could bet on a win” by Russell at Mercedes

“But I know how good a driver he is. And I’m sure everyone else does too. I’m sure of course Mercedes do as well. So I’m expecting big things. Of course, I’m maybe slightly jealous if he gets an extremely good result or a win. But I’ll just be happy for him, and I look […]

The best Microsoft Surface Pro deals and bundles for December 2020

The Surface Go is a great option for anyone looking for something a bit smaller than a Surface Pro or for shoppers who want something affordable (be it as a secondary 2-in-1 for travel or a device for basic web browsing and streaming), and the above Microsoft Surface deals make it even sweeter. Microsoft recently […]

Big back tats and stripy ravens: the best bits of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla’s settlement

Now let’s sidle over to the barracks, which is where you can customise your personal Jomsviking. It’s basically a character creator for your raid crew, where you can tinker with all aspects of their appearance, give them different armour sets, and change their weapon loadout. The best bit is the fun names you get if […]

Maryland health officers raced to stop coronavirus-positive boy from boarding plane

“The best thing for Americans to do in the upcoming holiday season is to stay at home and not travel,” Henry Walke, the CDC’s COVID-19 incident manager, told reporters Wednesday. “Cases are rising. Hospitalizations are increasing, deaths are increasing. We need to try to bend the curve, stop this exponential increase.”

What Does ‘Best New Artist’ Mean When the World’s on Fire?

The rise of TikTok, replacing the once-almighty terrestrial radio as a driver of youth culture, is one of many reasons that it was a good idea for the Grammys to diversify their membership this year. Previously, the voting body has had a longtime reputation for being far removed from music’s current pulse. Balogun says that, […]

The Vulture Transcript: Whit Stillman on

If Violet is you as a young man, is Greta Gerwig a female version of yourself?laughs], but I think her inner life, a lot of the things that I really care about go into the inner life of this character. It’s just external things that I have nothing to do with. But the inner stuff […]

FIA outlines Romain Grosjean crash investigation, barrier changed for Sakhir GP

The 34-year-old spent three nights in hospital in Bahrain for treatment to burns on the back of his hands and has since been released, reuniting with his wife Marion, who flew out from their home in Switzerland to see him, and his Haas team in their hotel.