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Jesse Lingard Snapchat video: talkSPORT host Adrian Durham tells Manchester United fans – ‘don’t pretend Ryan Giggs was an angel’

Jesse Lingard Snapchat video: talkSPORT host Adrian Durham tells Manchester United fans – ‘don’t pretend Ryan Giggs was an angel’

Sports
'HYPOCRITES' Drivetime presenter questions why everyone seems to be so offended by the England international's bad language in a video he posted online Adrian Durham has defended Manchester United star Jesse Lingard over the video he posted on social media that has sparked a frenzy from fans and in the media. And he sent a message to the ‘hypocritical’ Red Devils supporters who have been offended by his behaviour, saying: ‘Don’t pretend Ryan Giggs was an angel’. See what Adrian Durham had to say on the Jesse Lingard video below A number of United supporters have voiced their outrage and disgust with the England international over his foul language in a tasteless video he uploaded to Snapchat this week. In the clip, from a post-season holiday ...

Authorities accuse teen of peddling drugs, guns on Snapchat

Technology
A New Mexico teenager faced drug and gun charges on Wednesday amid accusations that he had used a popular social media platform to peddle fentanyl, assault weapons and other firearms. Bernalillo County District Attorney Raul Torrez announced the 17-year-old's arrest at a news conference, where authorities played a loop of Snapchat videos and photos they said originated from the boy's phone. The images showed plastic bags filled with small blue pills, pistols and rifles propped across a person's lap. In one clip, someone shoots a firearm down on an empty dirt road at night. In another, there is text paired with a photo of a gun saying "650 today." An FBI search warrant showed the teen was arrested at a house in southwest Albuquerque early Tuesday morning — about a month after the FBI was t...
Snapchat to allow users to share stories on Tinder

Snapchat to allow users to share stories on Tinder

Technology
By Sophie Penney, news reporter Snapchat users will now be able to share their stories directly to Tinder, the popular dating app.The multimedia messaging service's new feature is expected to be integrated later this year as part of the newly launched App Stories, announced on Thursday at its Partner Summit in Los Angeles. When users go to publish a photo or video taken on Snapchat, they can currently choose whether to share the "snap" as a story or send it to specific recipients.Under the new plans, a My Tinder Story option will appear - giving users the ability to upload their posts directly to Tinder.It is not clear how the stories will appear in Tinder as the project is still under development. Adve...
Bobby Madley was SACKED as Premier League referee for ‘mocking disabled man on Snapchat’

Bobby Madley was SACKED as Premier League referee for ‘mocking disabled man on Snapchat’

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SHOCK REPORT It is understood he posted an inappropriate message on social media, resulting in the PGMOL taking action Bobby Madley was SACKED as a Premier League referee, it has emerged. The 32-year-old was considered one of the best young officials in English football and mystery surrounded his shock departure earlier this month. Bobby Madley’s career as a Premier League referee ended at age 32 The Professional Game Match Officials (PGMOL) –  the body responsible for match officials in England – only issued a brief statement at the time. It read: “Bobby Madley is no longer employed by PGMOL. We understand that he has decided to relocate due to a change in his personal circumstan...
Oh Snap! Jenner's tweet sees Snapchat shares fall

Oh Snap! Jenner's tweet sees Snapchat shares fall

Technology
A tweet by Kylie Jenner led to a $ 1.3bn (£930m) fall in the value Snap Inc, the parent company of Snapchat.Shares in the social media company plunged by 6% on Thursday - hours after the reality star asked her 24.5 million Twitter followers: "sooo does anyone else not open Snapchat anymore? Or is it just me..."Jenner's comments came after Snap Inc faced a barrage of criticism over the way a new update has changed Snapchat's user interface.More than 1.2 million people have signed a Change.org petition calling on the company to remove the update.When Wall Street opened on Thursday, Snap Inc was trading at around $ 18.50 (£13.27) a share, but by 2pm it had fallen to just over $ 17 (£12.20) a share.It later rallied to around $ 17.50 (£12.56) a share.Image:A recent redesign of Snapchat has ange...