Entertainment

Love Island: “I’m very proud of Tasha”

The Love Island finale airs tonight, but in recent weeks Tasha, the show’s first deaf contestant, has come under fire from fans for her emotional reaction to situations. The 23-year-old was born deaf and relies on a cochlear implant to hear. Her father spoke to the BBC’s Annabel Rackham about the challenges she faces.

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England win Euro 2022 against Germany

England celebrate victory in the UEFA Women’s Euro 2022 Final between England and Germany at Wembley Stadium on Sunday July 31. Shaun Botterill/Getty Images Updated 5:68 PM ET, Sun July 31, 2022 England celebrate victory in the UEFA Women’s Euro 2022 Final between England and Germany at Wembley Stadium on Sunday July 31. Shaun Botterill/Getty

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Health

TikTok hints at growing and bizarre Tourette like ‘tic’ disorder

A combination of pandemic lockdowns and videos uploaded to TikTok is blamed for a huge increase in the number of young women, mostly displaying bizarre ‘twitches’ and swearing out of control. In some cases, Tourette’s Syndrome has become so severe that teenagers have filmed themselves banging their heads on furniture or even slapping other people.

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Iranian border guards clash with Afghan Taliban

Clashes broke out on Sunday between Iranian border guards and Taliban forces, officials said, with the Afghan side confirming that one of their border guards was killed and another injured. Both sides accused the other of opening fire first. “There was a clash between Islamic Republic of Iran border guards and Taliban forces,” Meysam Barazandeh,

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Sports

Celtics Center Who Transformed Pro Basketball’s Bill Russell dies at 88

At McClymonds High School in Oakland, Russell started on the basketball team as a senior, already focusing on defense and rebounding. A former University of San Francisco basketball player, Hal DeJulio, who sought out his alma mater, recognized Russell’s potential and recommended him to coach, Phil Woolpert. Russell received a scholarship and became an All-American,

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