Indoor dining might resume by month’s end in S.F. Will it be enough to save struggling restaurants?

“I cannot wait to eat indoors,” she said. “Sheba Lounge hasn’t been open, I want to see them open. State Bird, I want to see them open, they have an outdoor place. John’s Grill has an outdoor place. And Epic has been outdoors. I’ve been all these places. But, shoot, I’m looking forward to eating […]

Damilola Taylor was our loving childhood friend – it’s taken 20 years to face up to his traumatising & sickening death

“We played Pokemon here on the computers. On the day Dami was killed, it was a normal day. Everybody was here. He’s gone home and that’s the last time I saw him.

Back to Baghdad: Life in the City of Doom

It made sense for them to think so. Things had gone a little hinky the last time Iraqis went to the polls in a national election, in 2010, even though almost 100,000 American troops were still in the country. Even before the voting started, Maliki pressured the Iraqi judiciary to speed along a process disqualifying […]

What’s new on Netflix and what’s leaving in November 2020

Everything new on Netflix in October October TBD ARASHI’s Diary – Voyage: Episodes 13 & 14 — Netflix Documentary Brave Blue World Start Up — Netflix Original October 1 Good Morning, Verônica: Season 1 — Netflix Original Carmen Sandiego: Season 3 — Netflix Family Oktoberfest: Beer & Blood — Netflix Original All Because of You […]

The kindness of strangers after my ‘I am not OK’ tweet gives me hope – this nightmare pandemic left me totally isolated

I have been supported by a local charity, Love Me Love My Mind, which I became a trustee of. I used to attend its weekly drop in where we would share a cup of tea and companionship once a week.

My son, 15, was groomed by county lines drug gangs – Covid could lead to a ‘lost generation’ of exploited school kids

He has heard reports from both teachers and students of some kids not returning to class this year, but says the drop in his schools has been slightly less than others across the country – which he puts down to the work they do in the local communities.

Schumacher and Hamilton compared, by those who worked with both

“You can see lots of talents and skilled drivers took wrong decisions, or not well-advised decisions, and in that respect it was him who joined Mercedes in 2013, and it is him that sits in the car and is able to execute on track with a tool that we provide to him. But it’s always […]

California mom, 38, who went missing in Zion National Park for 12 days went there on a solo spiritual pilgrimage but had a breakdown and has since checked herself into a mental health clinic, sister says

He said she couldn’t have survived by drinking the water from the river where she was because it would have killed her, that she had no head injury like her family claimed, that she would have heard people calling her name and that there were questions over her ‘decision’ to enter the park.

Know your 1Ds from your Capaldis? Test your knowledge of TV, sport, and more with lockdown hero Jay Flynn’s big Sun quiz

General knowledge Brussels Chancellor of the Exchequer Nine George Washington Great Expectations The Classroom Denmark Strait £350 Nine Southend Jay’s Virtual Pub Quiz Book by Jay Flynn is published by Mirror Books and available now Health Secretary Matt Hancock says govt will keep hospitality rules under review as 10pm pub curfew row rumbles on

Horrific real crimes and tragedies inspired by Halloween myths – from Slender Man stabbing to the Laughing Jack murder

In a written confession released to the media after his arrest, Evans referred to the film’s opening scene in which a young Myers kills his family, saying: “I was amazed at how at ease the boy was during the murders and how little remorse he had afterward. I was thinking to myself it would be […]