A HOUSE hunter thought he’d snapped up a £140,000 bungalow for £7,200 in an online auction – but he’d only bought a strip of grass. Kerville Holness mistakenly bid on a 1ft-wide, 100ft-long grassy area running between two homes, thinking he was buying one of the houses. Google Kerville Holness...
HUNDREDS more senior doctors are taking early retirement after a clampdown on multimillion pound pension pots. The Daily Telegraph said almost 1,000 GPs and consultants called it a day last year, compared with 384 ten years ago. Getty Images - Getty Hundreds more senior doctors are taking early retirement It comes...
GARY WOODLAND has won the US Open – his first major title – after fending off two-time defending champion at Pebble Beach. American Woodland, 35, reached the top of the golfing mountain after overcoming devastating personal tragedy which included the miscarriage of a baby. Gary Woodland is the US Open...
BROOKS KOEPKA has won two PGA Championships in a row to make himself the dominant force in golf’s biggest tournaments – and he wants more glory at the US Open at Pebble Beach. His two PGA triumphs come after the American’s successful defence of the US Open in 2018,...
A MOTORIST snoozes as his self-driving car cruises on a motorway. Horrified road users filmed as the Tesla travelled along a freeway in the San Francisco Bay Area, while the man in charge of it rested his head on the side window to nap. Teslas have an autopilot function, but...
A NATIONWIDE survey of British adults has revealed that we waste one hour and 37 minutes each day on fruitless activity, such as cooking meals your children refuse to eat, attending pointless work meetings and searching high and low for lost iPhones. This adds up to 590 hours a...
UNSAFE drugs may have been taken by thousands of patients after Mafia-linked gangs  infiltrated  the NHS supply chain. A huge cache of commonly prescribed medicines were stolen in Italy, then sold to unsuspecting pharmacists and hospitals in Britain. Prostate cancer treatment Casodex is among the drugs that could be part...
WATERY waste from cheese is going to be used to keep thousands of homes toasty and warm. When milk is being churned into cheese the curd separates from the whey, and is usually thrown away. Alamy Wallace & Gromit’s favourite cheesemakers, the Wensleydale Creamery, have announced plans to heat 4,000...
THE Tories have reportedly accepted a pact with Nigel Farage to not contest the Brexit Party for certain seats in the next general election. Farage hinted that he had been approached by minister’s proposing ideas that he feared would only keep Britain in the EU and Tories inside Downing...
THE sheer violence of the assault rocked America. A pretty, white 28-year-old banker on her evening jog in New York’s Central Park was gagged, stripped, raped, tortured and battered to a  pulp. The attack was so brutal that the first policeman on the scene said Trisha Meili’s body was...