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‘I’m not a bad guy’: New bodycam video of George Floyd’s death emerges

‘I’m not a bad guy’: New bodycam video of George Floyd’s death emerges

World
Footage from body cameras worn by two police officers showing a panicked and scared George Floyd pleading with officers minutes before his death has emerged.In the recordings from Minneapolis officers Thomas Lane and J Kueng, Mr Floyd can be heard telling them "I'm not a bad guy" as they try to wrestle him into a squad car. "I'm not that kind of guy," Mr Floyd says as he struggles against the officers. "I just had COVID, man, I don't want to go back to that." Image: A memorial honouring George Floyd in Houston's Third Ward where he grew up An onlooker can be heard pleading with Mr Floyd to stop struggling, saying: "You can't win." Mr Floyd replies, "I don't want to win."A few minutes later, with Mr Floyd now face-down on the street, t...
Anthony Joshua blasts back at critics after Black Lives Matter protest speech: ‘If you think I’m a racist, go f*** yourself’

Anthony Joshua blasts back at critics after Black Lives Matter protest speech: ‘If you think I’m a racist, go f*** yourself’

Sports
Anthony Joshua has strongly hit back at critics of his speech at the Black Lives Matter protest in Watford on Saturday. The unified heavyweight champion took part in a march and park gathering in his hometown of Watford, where he was pictured on crutches wearing a leg brace. Dave Thompson/Matchroom Boxing Joshua holds the WBA, IBF & WBO titles At the park gathering, he took the microphone and spoke for several minutes. AJ initially read out a speech from someone who could not be there to voice their own opinion. He then went on to talk to a Watford councillor about securing a premises to further this discussion. A brief snippet of the initial speech was taken out of context and uploaded to social media on Saturday evening, in which Joshua read ou...
‘I’m not the guy to be rattled’: John Boyega hits out at racism in social media posts

‘I’m not the guy to be rattled’: John Boyega hits out at racism in social media posts

Entertainment
John Boyega has hit out at racist behaviour online following the death of a black man killed in an incident involving a white police officer in the US.The Star Wars actor first posted "I really f****** hate racists" after news of George Floyd's death made headlines. Mr Floyd, 46, died in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on Monday, after police officer Derek Chauvin was filmed kneeling on his neck as he was handcuffed for at least eight minutes, while arresting him for allegedly using a counterfeit $ 20 note in a shop.In a separate post, Boyega posted #blacklivesmatter, saying it seemed to "be a never ending cycle" and that "even in the face of death this man was given zero empathy".The British star was praised for speaking out but also received some criticism for his language online, as well as com...
‘I’m getting my boobs out!’: Chrissy Teigen reveals plan to remove implants

‘I’m getting my boobs out!’: Chrissy Teigen reveals plan to remove implants

Entertainment
Chrissy Teigen says she is getting her breast implants removed - and she can't wait to get back to her natural size.The 34-year-old model made the announcement to her fans on Instagram, after revealing on Twitter that she had undergone a coronavirus test. Along with a black and white topless shot, with hearts carefully placed to hide her nipples, Teigen wrote: "So I posted myself getting a covid test on the twitter, as I'm getting surgery soon."She added: "A lot of people are understandably curious (and nosey!) so I'll just say it here: I'm getting my boobs out!"Teigen has said she had the original surgery in her early 20s to increase her confidence while on bikini shoots. ...
‘I’m living on cards’: The firms waiting for emergency loans

‘I’m living on cards’: The firms waiting for emergency loans

Business
Businesses are still struggling to access government-backed loans from their banks. Hina Solanki says she has had a nightmare trying to get support from her bank for her tattoo business to get through the lockdown."I can't pay anything. I'm living on cards. It's extremely stressful", she says. For the last fortnight she has been trying to apply for a £50,000 Bounce Back Loan from her bank."But I just get error messages," she says. "They seem to have a technical fault."She's not alone, even though it is nearly two weeks since the launch of the Bounce Back Loan Scheme (BBLS) to prop up stricken small businesses.Hundreds of thousands of applications have been approved, but BBC News has seen a string of complaints about leading banks