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Mars pulls ads from YouTube drill videos

Mars pulls ads from YouTube drill videos

Business
Mars has pulled its advertising from YouTube after one of its brands was shown with a drill rap music video. The move was prompted after an advert for Starburst sweets was put at the start of a video by group Moscow17.One of the group's members, Siddique Kamara, also known as Incognito and SK, was stabbed to death in south London earlier this week. The confectionery company said it was "unacceptable" to see its brand alongside that type of content. A report from the Sun said the advertising was worth around £5m to the video sharing website - but the company would not confirm this, saying it did not plan to provide any detail on its advertising budget. Grime: Dead, dying or back underground? Drill music video stopped by arm...
Murray pulls out of Washington quarter-final & Rogers Cup

Murray pulls out of Washington quarter-final & Rogers Cup

Sports
Media playback is not supported on this device Andy Murray has pulled out of his Washington Open quarter-final on Friday after only finishing his last-16 win at 03:02 local time earlier the same day.The 31-year-old Briton, playing in his third tournament after hip surgery, was due to play Australian Alex de Minaur.The former world number one broke down in tears after beating Romanian Marius Copil in the early hours of Friday. Murray has also withdrawn from next week's Rogers Cup in Toronto to continue his recovery.The Scot says he will now focus on preparing for the Ci...
Wireless Festival: DJ Khaled pulls out due to 'travel issues'

Wireless Festival: DJ Khaled pulls out due to 'travel issues'

Entertainment
DJ Khaled has pulled out of his appearance at Wireless Festival due to "travel issues".He should have been headlining the third day of the show at Finsbury Park in London but cancelled just hours before he was due on stage.Fans had been asking questions after seeing a video of him in an Instagram post just hours before in an infinity pool on holiday in Mexico.Drake was drafted in as the surprise headliner on Sunday evening. BBC Radio 1 DJ Scott Mills tweeted: "I can hear @Drake from my house and it sounds incredible."DJ Khaled, who collaborated with Rihanna on Wild Thoughts, had been due to close the festival but posted pictures of himself nowhere near London.Just hours ago he shared a photo of him still on holiday. And ...
Trump pulls back from trade war with China

Trump pulls back from trade war with China

Business
The US has pulled back from starting a trade war with China that could have sent shockwaves through the global economy. It has agreed to put proposed tariffs on Chinese imports "on hold" after treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin said negotiations with the Chinese had progressed.It means any moves by Washington and Beijing to impose tariffs on each other's exports has been stalled.Mr Mnuchin said that despite not getting China to reduce its overall trade surplus with America by a specified amount, US officials had thrashed out a number of commitments on a framework for reducing the deficit over time.These include large increases in purchases of farm products and a doubling of purchases of US energy products.Mr Mnuchin said: "We are putting the trade war on hold, right now, we ...
Taxi for one! Jess Impiazzi pulls down her top in boozy fail

Taxi for one! Jess Impiazzi pulls down her top in boozy fail

Entertainment
JAMES CURLEYCLOSE CALL: Jess Impiazzi almost exposed her nipples The MTV starlet, was spotted stumbling out of a central London pub looking worse for wear.Joined by two pals, Jess looked bleary-eyed as she searched for a taxi home.Dressed down in leggings and a cameo jacket, the buxom gal appeared to have been caught off guard by sneaky paps, though she soon lapped up the attention.With beer stains on her top, Jess clambered into a rickshaw before showing off her best 'duck face' pout.Jess Impiazzi strips off Reality TV babe Jess Impiazzi flaunts her incredible figure JAMES CURLEYCHEEKY: Jess pulled down her top as cameras flashed around her Not stopping there the cheeky gal pulled down her grey top to expose her chest.Pushing her assets together, Jess created a seriously impressive ...