Local history: Boys only?!? Girl pleaded to race in Soap Box Derby in 1937

LOCAL HISTORY: BOYS ONLY?!? GIRL PLEADED TO RACE IN SOAP BOX DERBY IN 1937

Boys only! No girls allowed! It took more than 30 years for the glass ceiling to shatter at the All-American Soap Box Derby in Akron....

Indians 2, Blue Jays 1 : Francisco Lindor hits game-winning homer in 10th after dominant return for Danny Salazar

INDIANS 2, BLUE JAYS 1 : FRANCISCO LINDOR HITS GAME-WINNING HOMER IN 10TH AFTER DOMINANT RETURN FOR DANNY SALAZAR

CLEVELAND: The storybooks would barely believe it. Francisco Lindor committed an error in the top of the 10th inning that nearly cost...

 
 
 
In new Princess Diana biopic, her sons recall the rushed final call with her they'll never forget

IN NEW PRINCESS DIANA BIOPIC, HER SONS RECALL THE RUSHED FINAL CALL WITH HER THEY'LL NEVER FORGET

They were two boys impatient to get back to playing, with little time for a phone chat with their vacationing mom. Two decades later,...

Grossest 70s dinner party recipes

GROSSEST 70S DINNER PARTY RECIPES

The 70s were a time of free love and flared trousers. Meet the brand making genderless underwear for people who get periods It was...

 
 
 
A Les Mills fitness expert on HIIT, cardio and whether you should work out on an empty stomach

A LES MILLS FITNESS EXPERT ON HIIT, CARDIO AND WHETHER YOU SHOULD WORK OUT ON AN EMPTY STOMACH

HIIT is having a real moment in the sun. It's ridiculously time effective, it's unrelenting and it's supposed to be excellent for targeting...

13 reasons why the seaside is the worst place for a holiday

13 REASONS WHY THE SEASIDE IS THE WORST PLACE FOR A HOLIDAY

The seaside is massively overrated There is a common misconception that all holiday goers want to visit the seaside for a relaxing...

 
 
 
Kargil Vijay Diwas: Former Major Pramod Bhatt recalls chilling days of the war

KARGIL VIJAY DIWAS: FORMER MAJOR PRAMOD BHATT RECALLS CHILLING DAYS OF THE WAR

Former Major Pramod Bhatt, who was a company commander of 4 Jat Regiment in Kargil from 1998 to 2000, remembers fighting shoulder to...

What your go-to Greggs lunch order says about you

WHAT YOUR GO-TO GREGGS LUNCH ORDER SAYS ABOUT YOU

Forget star signs, personality quizzes, and close psychological analysis. If you really want to know who a person truly is, to the...

 
 
 
British Asians have a complex relationship with the sun and it's time we changed this

BRITISH ASIANS HAVE A COMPLEX RELATIONSHIP WITH THE SUN AND IT'S TIME WE CHANGED THIS

It's a love/hate relationship Looking at me, you would fairly assume that I love nothing more than catching the sun and topping up...

Move aside unicorns, it's time for the ‘goatsucker' frappucino

MOVE ASIDE UNICORNS, IT'S TIME FOR THE ‘GOATSUCKER' FRAPPUCINO

Sickly sweet in both appearance and flavour, unicorn frappucinos caused a glitter cloud of a storm when they hit coffee chains earlier...

 
 
 
Adult women do not need dress codes, especially not in sport

ADULT WOMEN DO NOT NEED DRESS CODES, ESPECIALLY NOT IN SPORT

But how short is her skirt? I've written before about how sexist, patronising and frustrating school dress codes can be. As someone...

Self-watering vertical gardens are the lazy way to make your home more Instagram-worthy

SELF-WATERING VERTICAL GARDENS ARE THE LAZY WAY TO MAKE YOUR HOME MORE INSTAGRAM-WORTHY

If you haven't noticed, indoor plants are having a real ~moment~. British Asians have a complex relationship with the sun and it's...

 
 
 
Soap Box Derby Hall of Famers look back on car design that ‘saved the derby'

SOAP BOX DERBY HALL OF FAMERS LOOK BACK ON CAR DESIGN THAT ‘SAVED THE DERBY'

When participation in the All-American Soap Box Derby race began to shrink in the 1990s, two directors of Chicago-area races knew something...

Northfield woman scammed 22 people across U.S., selling horses, other items and not providing them

NORTHFIELD WOMAN SCAMMED 22 PEOPLE ACROSS U.S., SELLING HORSES, OTHER ITEMS AND NOT PROVIDING THEM

Lydia Culp's web of broken promises stretched across the country. Ten-year-old boys in New Mexico she promised a new rodeo horse after...

 
 
 
‘Help Me, Wanda!' helps Fringe wind down with a bang

‘HELP ME, WANDA!' HELPS FRINGE WIND DOWN WITH A BANG

As the Capital Fringe Festival reaches its final full weekend, Toni Rae Salmi rocks it as singer Wanda Jackson, says Cassandra Miller,...

Update: Sheriff's deputy arrested for sexual assault pleads not guilty; incident happened outside gentleman's club

UPDATE: SHERIFF'S DEPUTY ARRESTED FOR SEXUAL ASSAULT PLEADS NOT GUILTY; INCIDENT HAPPENED OUTSIDE GENTLEMAN'S CLUB

A Summit County Sheriff's deputy arrested for the sexual assault of a 26-year-old woman appeared in plain clothes in person Friday...

 
 
 
Costume Designer Ayanna James Sees HBO's 'Insecure' as a Platform to Promote Indie Black Labels

COSTUME DESIGNER AYANNA JAMES SEES HBO'S 'INSECURE' AS A PLATFORM TO PROMOTE INDIE BLACK LABELS

HBO's "Insecure" returns for its second season on Sunday, bringing with it another promising lot of Issa Rae brilliance. With witty...

The average UK worker is working over a week extra a year by taking short lunch breaks, says survey

THE AVERAGE UK WORKER IS WORKING OVER A WEEK EXTRA A YEAR BY TAKING SHORT LUNCH BREAKS, SAYS SURVEY

Reading this while eating a speedily bought Boots meal deal at your desk? You're part of a nationwide problem. When should you take...

 
 
 
‘Raven's Home' might make millennials nostalgic for the original. But is that enough?

‘RAVEN'S HOME' MIGHT MAKE MILLENNIALS NOSTALGIC FOR THE ORIGINAL. BUT IS THAT ENOUGH?

I'm beginning to doubt Raven Baxter's ability to gaze into the future. Yes, I recognize that admitting so is a sin, and I apologize...

You can now have a boozy full English breakfast with these gin and tonic sausages

YOU CAN NOW HAVE A BOOZY FULL ENGLISH BREAKFAST WITH THESE GIN AND TONIC SAUSAGES

You can now enjoy a boozy Full English breakfast without actually even having to make an alcoholic drink - as a butcher has come up...