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Nights are getting way too hot to handle

Summer nights are getting increasingly dangerous thanks to climate change. By 2100, the risk of death from excessively hot nights is expected to grow six-fold compared to 2016 — even under the most optimistic predictions of future global warming, according to a new study published in the journal The Lancet Planetary Health. Hot nights are becoming both more frequent and way more intense, the study...

Facebook ran ads on searches for white supremacist groups, report finds

Facebook served ads on searches related to white supremacist groups, despite a ban on such content on the platform, according to a report by the Tech Transparency Project. The report, which was first covered by The Washington Post, identified 119 Facebook pages and 20 Facebook groups affiliated with white supremacist organizations on the platform. Researchers searched Facebook for 226 designated h...

No cap, bussin, forreal, forreal: Sen. Mike Lee’s personal Twitter account is called ‘BasedMikeLee’

No cap, Sen. Mike Lee himself is tweeting from the @BasedMikeLee Twitter account. The account cropped up seemingly out of nowhere towards the end of last month, posting news articles about the Duke of Sussex, Prince Harry; claiming that Lee is taller than his colleague Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY); and shaming the tech companies he aims to regulate as a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee. “The hate...

The iPhone 14 may cost more than you’d expect

Apple could make the upcoming iPhone 14 more expensive than the iPhone 13, according to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. Kuo believes that the average selling price (ASP) of the combined iPhone 14 lineup may increase by 15 percent when compared to the iPhone 13 lineup. For reference, the standard iPhone 13 model starts at $799 (with carrier discounts), while the Pro and Pro Max models bump that price u...

21 Savage Responds to ‘Hypocrite’ Claims After Denouncing Gun Violence in Atlanta

HipHopWired Featured Video Source: Prince Williams / Getty London-born rapper 21 Savage was criticized this week on Twitter for using his platform to encourage people in his adopted hometown of Atlanta to end gun violence.  “Atlanta We Have To Do Better Put The F****** Guns Down !!!!!,” 21 tweeted on Monday.  Replies to the tweet were overwhelmingly critical of the messenger, but not the...

Eyes Low: Marshawn Lynch Arrested For DUI In Las Vegas, Mugshot Is On Struggle

HipHopWired Featured Video Source: Las Vegas Police Department / LVPD Marshawn Lynch, the beloved former NFL running back known for his skill on the field and his frugality, was recently arrested in Las Vegas. Early Tuesday morning (August 9), Beast Mode was pulled over and was accused of driving under the influence. Marshawn Lynch, 36, was spotted on Tuesday driving a Black 2020 Shelby GT500 acco...

Déjà Vu: Beyoncé & JAY-Z Flick It Up In Front of An Elevator 8 Years After Infamous Solange Incident

HipHopWired Featured Video Source: James Devaney / Getty Eight years after the infamous elevator incident, Beyoncé and Jay-Z decided to strike a pose in front of one to show their souls are not broken. Beyoncé and JAY-Z shined together as they flicked up before they attended Beyoncé’s super private, invite-only Club Renaissance party, celebrating the successful release of her latest album. The pic...

‘SNL’s Kenan Thompson To Host 74th Emmy Awards On NBC & Peacock

HipHopWired Featured Video Source: Mark LoMoglio / Getty Kenan Thompson can now add hosting the Emmys to his long-growing list of career accomplishments. Saturday Night Live’s longest-running cast member Kenan Thompson has been tapped to host this year’s edition of the Emmy Awards, airing on NBC and streaming on Peacock. Per Variety, Thompson was chosen after a “lengthy search” conducted by NBC, t...

WATCH: Gabby Agbonlahor Makes Bold Statement About the State of Man United

On talkSPORT this morning, former Aston Villa attacker, Gabby Agbonlahor ruffled a few Man United feathers with his comments.  Speaking this morning with Laura Woods, Agbonlahor didn’t hold back with his opinions about Man United’s current situation and their transfers. Watch below to see what Agbonlahor had to say: 😡 “Who do Man Utd fans think they are?!” 👀 “They’re...

Arsenal Boast Youngest Premier League Starting XI but Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool are Oldest

Arsenal boasted the youngest starting XI on the opening weekend of Premier League this season as Mikel Arteta’s youth revolution continues. The Gunners included 20-year-old Bukayo Saka, as well as 21-year-olds Gabriel Martinelli and William Saliba, who made his top flight debut in the 2-0 win over Crystal Palace. Martinelli headed Arsenal ahead before Saka’s cross was deflected in to ensure Arteta...

Bet £20 On Salisbury’s Sovereign Stakes And BetUK Will Give You £60 In Free Bets

Salisbury racecourse play host to the Group Three Sovereign Stakes on Thursday with a small but select field battle it out for the £39,000 top prize. We’ve got our Salisbury tips for the race (links below), plus ahead of the 1m contest we’ve also found a superb horse racing offer from BetUK worth £60 in free bets! Just join as a new customer, bet £20 on Thursday’s Sovereign Stakes (Salisbury races...

Salisbury Tips and Trends For Thursday’s 2022 Sovereign Stakes

The Sovereign Stakes is the best race of the day from the UK horse racing action this Thursday as a decent field line up for this Salisbury racecourse Group Three. The Andrew Balding yard has done well in the contest over the years and are represented again in 2022. Let’s take a look at the runners and the key trends, plus we give you our Salisbury tips from the Sovereign Stakes. Best Horse Racing...