Facebook starts testing dating service

Facebook starts testing dating service The company first announced plans for a dating service in May. Facebook’s offering will put it in competition with existing dating apps and services (PA) Facebook has confirmed it has started testing...

Lisbon’s 37-year temperature record broken as Iberian peninsula bakes in heatwave

Lisbon's 37-year temperature record broken as Iberian peninsula bakes in heatwave People cool of with water from a fountain during a hot summer day, in the basque city of Vitoria, northern Spain Lisbon has broken a...

Two fishermen killed as boats collide in Venice

Two fishermen killed as boats collide in Venice The incident occurred in the waters off the Lido sandbar. Firefighters work on the site where two Venetian fishermen were killed in a boat collision (Italian Firefighters Vigili...

People are sharing the tiny acts which make them love their partner and its...

People are sharing the tiny acts which make them love their partner and its serious goals These are seriously inspiring. (monkeybusinessimages/ Getty Images) Twitter users are sharing lovely things their romantic partner does for them. Metro journalist Hattie...

Trump urged to provide wildfire aid as California battles 17 blazes

Trump urged to provide wildfire aid as California battles 17 blazes The fires have destroyed hundreds of homes, killed eight people and shut down Yosemite National Park. Flames from a wildfire advance down a hillside, towering...

Wedding party fun for birthday girl Meghan

Wedding party fun for birthday girl Meghan Britain's Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, arrives at the wedding of Charlie Van Straubenzee and Daisy Jenks at the Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Frensham, in Surrey, Britain,...

Raccoon rescued from Liverpool garden

Raccoon rescued from Liverpool garden He was tempted with treats. (RSPCA/PA) A woman in Liverpool was surprised to find a mischievous raccoon playing in her garden this week. The RSPCA was called to help the animal in Northwood...

Ai Weiwei’s Beijing studio destroyed by officials

Ai Weiwei’s Beijing studio destroyed by officials The artist said he had been given no notice of the demolition. Ai Weiwei is a frequent critic of the Chinese government (PA) Chinese artist Ai Weiwei says authorities have...

Moment police chase jet-ski riders in high-speed chase along the Thames caught on camera

Moment police chase jet-ski riders in high-speed chase along the Thames caught on camera Police in London were caught up in a James Bond-style chase on the Thames river as jet-skiers raced ahead of a...

Police chase jet-ski riders on River Thames

Police chase jet-ski riders on River Thames The drama unfolded on Friday evening, and witnesses said it looked like something out of an action movie. A police chase which saw officers in a boat pursue four...

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