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Thorne criticises Goldberg for ‘disgusting’ nude pic comments

Thorne criticises Goldberg for ‘disgusting’ nude pic comments

Entertainment
Bella Thorne has criticised Whoopi Goldberg for making "disgusting" comments against taking nude selfies. Oscar-winning Goldberg, 63, told US chat show The View that she spared little sympathy for those who have their intimate photos leaked online, saying people shouldn't be taking such pictures in the first place. Goldberg made the comments after Thorne, 21, was hacked and blackmailed with topless selfies she had taken.The Twilight actress responded by posting the pictures online herself, saying she did so to "take the power back".Goldberg said: "I don't care how old you are. You don't take nude photos of yourself. Advertisement "Once you take that picture, it goes into the cloud and it's available to...
Deontay Wilder: WBC champion defends comments he wants to kill an opponent

Deontay Wilder: WBC champion defends comments he wants to kill an opponent

Sports
American heavyweight Deontay Wilder has defended himself after again saying he wants to kill an opponent in the ring.Wilder, 33, said he was "trying to get a body on my record" before defending his WBC title against compatriot Dominic Breazeale on Saturday.It is Wilder's first fight since his title defence against Tyson Fury in December ended in a controversial draw. "This is the only sport where you can kill a man and get paid for it at the same time," said Wilder. "It's legal."Wilder has made similar comments in the past. In March 2018, British heavyweight Tony Bellew called him a "disgrace and senseless idiot".Earlier this year, after Wilder told Breazeale to "make some funeral arrangement...
Washington state lawmaker’s comments raise ire of nurses

Washington state lawmaker’s comments raise ire of nurses

Health
A Washington state lawmaker has angered nurses and spawned a flurry of viral hashtags and memes on social media by saying that some nurses may spend a lot of time playing cards in small, rural hospitals. State Sen. Maureen Walsh, a Republican representing College Place, Washington, made the comments this week while debating a Senate bill that would require uninterrupted meal and rest breaks for nurses. The bill would also provide mandatory overtime protections for nurses. Walsh wants an amendment that would exclude hospitals with fewer than 25 beds from the breaks, The Olympian on Friday. Small, rural hospitals that literally serve a handful of individuals will have trouble staying open and nurses in those settings probably play cards for a considerable amount of the day, the new...
YouTube axes comments on kids videos over paedophile fears

YouTube axes comments on kids videos over paedophile fears

Technology
By Emily Mee, news reporter YouTube will disable comments on videos featuring children, after a vlogger alleged he had found instances of paedophiles targeting videos of young girls on the site.The video-sharing platform said it had suspended comments on tens of millions of videos over the past week which "could be at risk of attracting predatory behaviour". US-based vlogger Matt Watson, who runs the channel MattsWhatItIs, claimed he had discovered a "wormhole" into a "soft-core paedophile ring".In a video posted to the platform, he said paedophiles were providing links to child pornography, sharing contact details and trading unlisted videos in the comment sections underneath videos.Many of the videos being targeted are "innocuous" and legal, showing chi...