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Everton to hold talks with PSG as they plot sensational deal for Edinson Cavani – reports

Everton to hold talks with PSG as they plot sensational deal for Edinson Cavani – reports

Sports
Edinson Cavani could be on his way out of Paris Saint-GermainMonday, September 25, 2017Everton are set to step up their audacious attemps to land PSG superstar Edinson Cavani.The Merseyside club have been linked with the Uruguayan, considered one of the best strikers in world football.Cavani's status at PSG has been affected by the record-breaking arrival of Neymar from Barcelona and it seems as though he could leave the club.Everton, meanwhile, sold star striker Romelu Lukaku to Manchester United during the window and have struggled without the big Belgian up top.A new striker is high on their list of priorities for January and Cavani has reportedly emerged as a viable target.According to Tuttomercatoweb, the Merseyside club will this week meet with officials from PSG to discuss the possi...
Sex dolls for reality TV debut? Celebs Go Dating babe Charlotte Dawson talks android romps

Sex dolls for reality TV debut? Celebs Go Dating babe Charlotte Dawson talks android romps

Entertainment
Over the years, technology has continued to evolve allowing us to take sexual antics to new levels.From bluetooth vibrators to an endless stream of hook-up apps, you name it, someone somewhere has come up with the idea. Or is working on it now. But perhaps the biggest leap forward is the sex robot.Earlier this week, a human-like doll named Samantha made her world TV debut on This Morning, causing an internet meltdown.WENNNEVER-ENDING PINS: Charlotte Dawson says sex with a robot would lack chemistry REVEALED: Inside Chinese factory making sex robots set to 'GO GLOBAL' Sex robot engineer Sergei Santos is intent on bringing his creations to the masses. We take you inside the Chinese factory where these ultra-realistic sex toys are being manufacturedSergei SantosITV HOT OR NOT? Sex doll invent
The Latest: Russia condemns nuclear test, calls for talks

The Latest: Russia condemns nuclear test, calls for talks

Technology
The Latest on the nuclear test North Korea conducted Sunday — its sixth and largest so far (all times local): ——— 6:35 p.m. The Russian Foreign Ministry says North Korea's claim to have tested a hydrogen bomb "deserves the strongest condemnation." It's calling for all parties to refrain from escalating tensions further. The ministry issued a statement Sunday urging immediate dialogue and negotiations. It says that's the only way settle the Korean Peninsula's problems, "including the nuclear one." The ministry says Russia reaffirms its readiness to participate in negotiations, "including in the context of the implementation of the Russian-Chinese road map." Under that proposal, North Korea would suspend nuclear and missile tests in exchange for the U.S. and South Korea suspending their joi
Co-op in exclusive talks to buy Nisa Retail

Co-op in exclusive talks to buy Nisa Retail

Business
The Co-op Group has moved into pole position to swoop on Nisa Retail, trumping its rival J Sainsbury in an accelerating battle to consolidate Britain's convenience store market.Sky News has learnt that the board of Nisa Retail has granted a period of exclusivity to the Co-op to negotiate a takeover of the member-owned business.It comes just days after Sainsbury's put the brakes on its interest in Nisa amid concerns about competition regulators' likely view of a tie-up.In a message circulated on Wednesday, Peter Hartley, Nisa's chairman, told shareholders that the Co-op had "confirmed, subject to further due diligence, its intention to progress matters as quickly as possible, in the hope that a transaction can be finalised".Mr Hartley cautioned that "key elements" of a takeover by the Co-op...
Twitter backer IVP in talks with TransferWise

Twitter backer IVP in talks with TransferWise

Business
One of Silicon Valley's top investment firms is in talks to buy a stake in TransferWise, the digital payments app, cementing its status as one of Britain's most promising technology start-ups.Sky News has learnt that IVP, whose roll-call of deals includes Snapchat parent Snap, Twitter and Netflix, is close to a deal to invest tens of millions of pounds in TransferWise.An agreement is said by sources close to the talks to be imminent, and will form part of a fundraising by the UK-based payments platform that was revealed by Sky News a month ago.The exact sum being raised by TransferWise was unclear this weekend, although one insider said it was likely to be in the region of $ 60m, a smaller sum than had been expected several weeks ago.TransferWise is said to have held talks with a number of...