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Social media: How can we protect its youngest users?

Social media: How can we protect its youngest users?

Technology
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Coronavirus: Craig Ruston ‘youngest UK death’

Coronavirus: Craig Ruston ‘youngest UK death’

Health
A man in his 40s with motor neurone disease (MND) is thought to be the youngest person in the UK to have died having tested positive for coronavirus.Craig Ruston, died in Kettering, Northamptonshire, on Monday morning and his chest infection was diagnosed as Covid-19.In a post on his Facebook page, Me and My MND, his wife Sally paid tribute to a "wonderfully kind and caring person".In the UK, 104 people with coronavirus have now died.Mr Ruston's wife said he was given about two years to live when he was diagnosed with MND in June 2018 and his "fight with MND was not ready to be over". "Last Tuesday he was taken unwell and we have since spent the last six days in isolation," she said."Craig's chest infection was confirmed as Covid...
Aston Villa see off youngest ever Liverpool side who put up spirited display in Carabao Cup quarter-final

Aston Villa see off youngest ever Liverpool side who put up spirited display in Carabao Cup quarter-final

Sports
Liverpool’s youngest ever team were beaten 5-0 by Aston Villa in the Carabao Cup quarter-final on Tuesday.With Jurgen Klopp and his entire first-team squad on Club World Cup duty in Qatar this week, it was an unrecognisable Liverpool side that took to the Villa Park pitch, comprised entirely of academy players, and with five making their senior debuts. AFP or licensors Jonathan Kodjia scored twice for Aston Villa In the end, it was a Villa ‘reserve’ team that eased into the last-four courtesy of first-half goals from Conor Hourihane, an own goal from Morgan Boyes, two for Jonathan Kodjia and a late second-half strike from Wesley. With an average age of 19 years, six months and three days, and under the guidance of Under-23 coach Neil Critchley, Liverp...
Gatorade National Girls Basketball POY: Sophomore Azzi Fudd is youngest winner

Gatorade National Girls Basketball POY: Sophomore Azzi Fudd is youngest winner

Sports
March 12 (UPI) -- Azzi Fudd was simply humbled when she scanned the list of past winners of the Gatorade National Girls Basketball Player of the Year award. On Tuesday, the St. John's College High School (Washington, D.C.) sophomore added her name to those ranks. She also became the youngest to ever win the award. Fudd, 16, received it from the hands of WNBA superstar Elena Delle Donne, one of her hoop idols. She was pulled out of class and led down a hallway before turning a corner and running into her family and Delle Donne. "I could feel my face go red," Fudd told UPI. "I was like 'oh my God, what is this?' I had no idea what was going on. I was so surprised." Fudd earned the hardware by averaging 26.1 points, 2.5 assists, 2.2 steals and 1.9 blocks per game. The 5-foot-11 combo guard...
Africa's youngest billionaire kidnapped in Tanzania

Africa's youngest billionaire kidnapped in Tanzania

World
Police have mobilized across Tanzania to search for a man described as Africa's youngest billionaire after he was kidnapped by gunmen Thursday morning in the nation's capital, Dar es Salaam. Mohammed Dewji, the 43-year-old owner and president of Mohammed Enterprises Tanzania Ltd. (METL) and a former member of Tanzania's parliament, was entering a gym in an upscale hotel for his regular morning workout when he was grabbed off the street, according to police reports. Dewji was taken by two masked men who fired their guns into the air before driving away from the hotel, the Associated Press reported, citing the regional police commander for the area. Police have 12 suspects in custody including the hotel's manager, the AP reported, citing Dar es Salaam regional commissioner Paul Makonda...