GLOBAL MARKETS-Japan stocks surge, dollar sags as investors see ‘glass half full’

SINGAPORE, Aug 13 (Reuters) – Japanese stocks soared to a six-month peak and the dollar was under pressure on Thursday as investors picked positives out of recent economic data and bet on China and the United States sticking with their trade deal at a crucial weekend meeting.

This 1993 Lincoln Mark VIII Was Built By Ford To Go 183 MPH

Ford made several modifications to the car, including adding a roll cage. Changes include removing the rear brakes and replacing the catalytic converters with a true dual-exhaust system. According to the listing, the automatic gearbox featured high clutch clearances, no runout on the shafts, no imbalanced rotating parts, and a few other tweaks. The suspension […]

Michael Jordan’s sneakers sell for $615,000, new record

“This is the original shoe with an actual piece of the backboard, a piece of glass, in the sole of the shoe,” said Caitlin Donovan, head of handbag and sneaker sales at Christie’s — which organized the auction with Stadium Goods.

Normal People star Paul Mescal reads Elmer the Elephant book in aid of Save The Children… and has a VERY sassy put-down for one fan

The drama, based on the novel of the same name by Sally Rooney, follows Irish students Connell (Paul) and Marianne (Daisy Edgar-Jones) as they navigate social and class dynamics from school to university. 

Inside ‘house of horrors’ that requires visitors to wear protective clothing

In the listing, the estate agent advises potential buyers to ‘make sure they wear suitable footwear and clothing as the grounds are wet and there is some overgrowth accessing the property’.