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DC Subways Will Have $50M in Revenue From New Solar Panels Covering Parking Lots With Shade

The transit agency for the Washington, DC Metro area announced Friday a deal worth up to $50 million over 25 years to install solar panels atop buildings and parking structures at four subway rail bus stations. Combined, Metro says the four sites will generate 12.8 megawatts of electrical capacity and make this “the largest community […]

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Woman discovers she’s been saying ‘chest of drawers’ wrong – and she’s not alone

Almost all of us will have stories about words or phrases that we mispronounced as a child. I for one used to have to sing the Robbie Williams hit to be able to say millennium properly, while a friend thought the boneless cut of chicken was a “chicken rest”, and I’m still the butt of […]

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Couple pack in jobs to make £15,000 a month on Only Fans to support seriously ill father

A couple have given up their jobs to focus on their OnlyFans careers, using the thousands of pounds they make to buy the man’s seriously ill father his own home. Tee and Miks early around £15,000 on the steamy content sharing platform every month, BristolLive reports. Miks, who was born in Poland but has lived […]

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Prom outfit hire service helps UK teens who can’t afford dress or tux for big night

A bog-hearted entrepreneur has created an award-winning social enterprise that lends prom outfits to young people whose family can’t afford a dream dress or new tuxedo. Ally Elouise, from Llandudno, had the idea for Prom Ally while studying law at Liverpool John Moores University. Having watched a documentary about poverty in Britain, which included families […]

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Pooch poses for artist who paints incredible dog portraits mimicking famous artwork

He may only be a dog, but English Bull Terrier Tom has proven he can give the likes of Cara-waggio and Andy War-howl a run for their money with his artistic paw-ess. Posing for the camera as he impersonates iconic paintings from Vincent Van Gogh to Frida Kahlo, the six-year-old pooch has proven his talent […]

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Mum bans kids from ex’s wedding unless she’s invited – but she ‘hates’ the bride

Co-parenting once you’ve been through a breakup or divorce isn’t always easy, and it can be especially difficult to navigate when you or your ex decides to re-marry. But one mum has demanded she receives an invite to her ex-husband’s second wedding and is refusing to let their two children attend if she doesn’t get […]

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Girl branded ‘Ugly Betty’ by bullies at school now a beauty queen like mum and gran

It’s hard to believe striking Helaina Morgan was once bullied for her looks. With a dazzling smile and ­perfectly coiffed locks, it’s little wonder she has won a host of beauty pageant titles. She is in this autumn’s Miss Great Britain final – which her mum competed in back in the day. And her gran […]