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Lady Gaga’s dog walker Ryan Fischer speaks out from hospital bed after shooting

Ryan Fischer was shot while walking two of Lady Gaga’s dogs (Picture: Lady Gaga/Instagram; Valley of the Dogs)Lady Gaga’s dog walker has broken his silence from his hospital bed after being shot during an attack which saw two of her dogs stolen in Los Angeles. Ryan Fischer shared two photos of himself in hospital on Monday with bruises on his face while hooked up to a breathing machine. In the lengthy caption, he wrote: ‘4 days ago, while a car sped away and blood poured from my gun shot wound, an angel trotted over and laid next to me. ‘My panicked screams calmed as I looked at her, even though it registered that the blood pooling around her tiny body was my own. I cradled Asia as best I could, thanked her for all the incredible adventures we’d been on together, apologised th...

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House of the Dragon star Olivia Cooke teases what to expect from Alicent Hightower in Game of Thrones prequel

Olivia is to star as Alicent Hightower in prequel House of the Dragon (Picture: HBO/Gregory Pace/Rex)House of the Dragon star Olivia Cooke has shared an insight into what Game of Thrones fans can expect from her character Alicent Hightower in the highly-anticipated prequel. In December, it was announced that Olivia is to star in House of the Dragon alongside Matt Smith, Emma D’Arcy and Paddy Considine, a fantasy series set 300 years before the events of Game of Thrones. While Game of Thrones scored millions of fans across the globe throughout its eight-year run, Olivia, 27, somehow wasn’t swept up in the craze, recently admitting that she only caught up on it when she secured the part of Alicent, the daughter of Otto Hightower, the Hand of The King. During an interview with Metro.

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Woman, 61, affords two-month holiday in Caribbean by feeding chicken and weeding

Lucky woman (Picture: SWNS)A woman has enjoyed a two-month holiday in the Caribbean for just £2,000 – by doing odd jobs for strangers like feeding the chickens or weeding. Jean Draxler, from Scotland, had enough of the cold weather, so booked a flight to the picture-postcard paradise island Guadeloupe in December. The 61-year-old toured around the island over the Christmas period and stayed in luxury beachfront apartments with rainforest views and palm trees without breaking the bank. Jean believes she has saved £4,500 by staying in wealthy locals’ homes and second apartments for free, in exchange for doing simple odd jobs. She walked dogs, scrubbed floors, dropped toddlers off at nursery and even acted as an ‘agony aunt’ as a swap for a bed for a week or two. And thanks to

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Horse was so over-bred rescuers thought she was a cow

Minstral is now being looked after at a horse sanctuary (Picture: Caters)A horse whose over-breeding left her with such bizarre marking rescuers thought she was a COW has finally found her forever home. Minstral was left suffering with skin condition vitiligo believed to have been a result of over-breeding in horses. After being left with distinctive black and white markings on her face, like a mask, she was found abandoned in a field by rescuers – where her bizarre condition, coupled with a huge hernia on her belly led rescuers to believe the were being sent to save a cow. But after being saved from the field in Braintree, Essex, and having one of her eyes removed because of infection, she is now thriving at the ripe old age of 28 after finding a new home at nearby Remus horse ...

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Tourist won $300k on Las Vegas airport slot machine while waiting for flight home

A tourist from Texas called Megan won $300,000 on a slot machine while waiting for her flight home from Las VegasAn overjoyed tourist was filmed jumping with joy after winning $300,000 on a slot machine at Las Vegas airport. The lucky women – named as Meghan H – was waiting on a flight home to Texas from Sin City last week when she decided to have a final flutter on a Wheel of Fortune-branded machine at McCarran Airport. And Meghan’s gamble paid off in spectacular style, with the machine awarding her a $302,334.86 win. The moment Meghan won was caught on camera, with the tourist saying: ‘Woo. Oh my God! I just won $300,000.’ She clapped and jumped for joy, while other bemused travelers looked on. Meghan was waiting to fly home to Flower Mound on a Southwest Airlines flight when s...

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Thomas Tuchel lauds Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante for ‘taking Bruno Fernandes out of the game’

The German coach was delighted with how his side nullified Manchester United (Picture: Chelsea TV)Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel has praised N’Golo Kante for marking Manchester United danger man Bruno Fernandes out of Sunday’s game, while he also explained why he opted to restore Ben Chilwell to the starting XI. The French World Cup winner was injured when the new manager first arrived in west London and had to wait until last week’s win over Southampton to start a match under Tuchel. He was left out of the starting line-up that beat Atletico Madrid in mid-week but came back into the side against United in the goalless draw at Stamford Bridge, marking consecutive league starts for the first time since January 3. Kante did a number on Fernandes, sticking to him like glue (Picture: Get

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Elderly couple, 94, who found love during Covid get vaccinated ahead of their wedding

Joy Morrow-Nulyon and John Shults, from Kingston, New York, both received their second vaccine dose on Friday (Picture: WMC 5)A 94-year-old couple who fell in love and got engaged during the pandemic are celebrating getting vaccinated against Covid ahead of their wedding. Joy Morrow-Nulyon and John Shults, from Kingston, New York, met in the midst of the pandemic last year and despite social distancing measures, managed to fall for one and other. But before the say ‘I do’ at the alter later this month, the couple, both 94, said I do to receiving both shots of a Covid-19 vaccine. The received their second dose on Friday and have now began making preparations for the big day. John said: ‘I’m looking forward to getting married to my wonderful woman,. She’s wonderful, cute, smart.’ ...

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Man denies trying to kill girlfriend who won £5,500,000 on lottery

Stephen Gibbs, 45, denies the attempted murder of Emma Brown, 49 (Wales News Service)A man will face trial accused of the attempted murder of his girlfriend after she was allegedly stabbed in the face at their luxury home. Stephen Gibbs, 45, denies trying to kill Emma Brown, 49, at their £700,000 property during lockdown on January 30. Emma won £5.5 million around three years ago and quit her job to move into the detached cottage. She required surgery following the alleged knife attack at her home in Lakeside, Barry, South Wales. Police arrived at the property at approximately 10pm. Flooring worker Gibbs, whose address was given as the home he shared with Emma, appeared at Cardiff Crown Court via videolink from HMP Cardiff today. The couple had been together for 11 yea...

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Chicago police officer dies of apparent suicide in North Side station

Chicago Police Supt. David Brown (above) on Monday announced the death of Officer James Daly. | Anthony Vazquez / Sun-TimesOfficer James Daly’s death is part of an alarming problem involving suicide in the Chicago Police Department. A Chicago police officer died early Monday in the Town Hall police station on the North Side of an apparent suicide, police Supt. David Brown told officers in a memo. Officer James Daly was a 21-year veteran of the department, according to Brown, who said he was “heartbroken.” “Our job is not easy, especially during these trying times,” Brown said. “The ripple effect of this tragedy will be felt by many for a long time to come. I ask you to check in with each other and keep each other close as we cope with this grief together.” He reminded officers of the peer...

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League of Legends MSI 2021 is reportedly set to go ahead in Reykjavik, Iceland

MSI 2021 is reportedly heading to Reykjavik, Iceland in May this year (Picture: Riot Games)The League Of Legends (LoL) Mid-Season Invitational (MSI) is set to return in 2021, with the international tournament reportedly heading to Reykjavik, Iceland.  A since-deleted image that surfaced on the LoL Esports Media website over the weekend appeared to leak the location of this year’s event, and according to Fomos it has now been confirmed.  MSI 2021 will be held at the Laugardalshöll Sport Center in Iceland’s capital between May 6-22. MSI usually invites the top teams from each region to compete in a tournament in between the spring and summer seasons. Last year’s event was cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. After most countries went into lockdown, the only event to be he...

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Love in a pandemic: These are the relationship questions people want answers to

Don’t hold off the breakup until after lockdown (Picture: Getty Images/fStop)Navigating a love life during a pandemic hasn’t been easy – and it shows by what people have been Googling. Single people have been forced to rely on apps to meet new love interests, while coupled up people have either had to make it work long distance, or take the meaning of ‘alone time’ to a new level. Naturally it hasn’t been easy to adapt to all of these changes. Google Trend data reveals what the biggest love related questions and search terms of 2021 have been so far. Even though the end of lockdown is in sight, it will still be some time until ‘normal’ dating can resume. To help you find the answers to these recurring questions, relationship therapist Zoe Williams from GearHungry shares her

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Widow reveals her love of working at McDonald’s as she turns 100

Ruth Shuster turns 100 on March 3 – and says she has no intentions of stopping work at her local McDonald’s (Picture: WTAE)A widow has told of her love for her job at a McDonald’s restaurant and says she won’t give it up as she prepares to turn 100. Ruth Shuster celebrates the big birthday on March 3 – and will spend part of the celebrations at the restaurant where she works as a greeter and table wiper. Ruth, from Irwin in Pennsylvania began working in 1971, after she was widowed. She has grafted ever since – and says she wouldn’t have things any other way. Ruth, who joined McDonald’s in 2015, said: ‘I became a widow when I was 50 and I’ve been working ever, ever, ever since and I like working.’ Ruth works three days a week and used to sing to customers on Friday, before Covid fo...

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Donald Trump attacks Joe Biden’s support for transgender athletes during 90 minute comeback speech

Donald Trump used his comeback speech Sunday to attack Joe Biden over a new executive order that allows transgender students to compete against their cisgender schoolmates in sports (Pictures: AP)Donald Trump has attacked his successor Joe Biden for passing a new act that includes greater protection for transgender athletes. Speaking for the first time since leaving office at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on Sunday, Trump said: ‘Joe Biden and the Democrats are even pushing policies that would destroy women’s sports. ‘Lotta new records are being broken in women’s sports, hate to say that ladies, but a lot of new records, they’re being shattered. You know, for years, every ounce is like a big deal, for many years. All of a sudden somebody comes along and beats ...

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New Elden Ring trailer leaked online and could be delayed to 2022

Well this is awkward (pic: Bandai Namco)Turns out there is a new Elden Ring trailer after all, and while it’s been leaked online it’s only a portion of the whole thing. After rumours of a new Elden Ring trailer being shown off at a supposed Microsoft event this month were shut down, a new trailer has reportedly popped up online, or rather a portion of it. According to VGC, it has seen off-screen footage of the trailer, which is labelled as ‘Bandai Namco confidential.’ For legal reasons, it hasn’t shared the footage itself. The footage contains gameplay of the combat, which is described as being similar to the Dark Souls games, as well as horseback combat, an open world, and boss fights against a dragon and a large foe wielding a sword. There’s nothing to indicate when the tra...

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Mum’s meal prepped shopping trick makes life ‘ten times easier’

Cheers mum for the idea (Picture: Facebook)We all do it. We have all popped to the shops for one thing and returned with things we do not need, or things we already have. It is just a fact of life. But it would definitely save us some time and some money if we could be more efficient with our food shops. Thankfully, one mum has a trick she employs to make sure she doesn’t end up spending frivolously. The Australian mum shared her hack on a Facebook group where it went down very well. The woman revealed that instead of a shopping list, she takes a meal plan on her grocery trip. Not only that, the woman lists all the ingredients in the recipes she’s going to make. To make it easier, she highlights the items she already has, leaving her just with things she actually needs...

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