Cyber-attack ruled out in UK power outage
Neither a cyber-attack nor unpredictable wind power generation were behind a power outage that left nearly one million people in England and Wales in the dark Friday.
The outage stranded trains, disabled traffic signals and left thousands of homes across much of the England and Wales without power, including large parts of London.
National Grid said two generators, one gas-powered and one-wind powered, conked out Friday afternoon. Automatic safety systems shut off the juice to other spots after the generators went down.
Ofgem, the power regulator in Britain, demanded an urgent investigation and said enforcement action could come once the cause was determined.
Shawn Mendes Leaves NYC Hotel En Route for Newark Show
Shawn Mendes is ready to continue his concert tour with another show in the New York area!
The 21-year-old singer was spotted leaving his New York City hotel on Saturday (August 10) while en route to Newark, N.J. for a show at the Prudential Center.
Earlier in the day, Shawn was spotted going for a jog to keep his hot body in shape. Have you seen the recent shirtless photos of him?!
On Friday night, Shawn and his girlfriend Camila Cabello were spotted going out for dinner with his parents in Brooklyn.
The Zombies To Play Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame During Woodstock Anniversary Event
The Zombies have been added to the lineup of a Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame event celebrating the 50th anniversary of Woodstock on Saturday, August 17 at 3 pm ET.
The band, who were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame this year, did not perform at the original Woodstock festival in 1969 but are gearing up to rock out at the anniversary event.
Rock Hall members can avail a special, VIP admission to the museum for $26. The ticket will also include access to an interview with the band to be held earlier in the day.
23 Photos of Kylie Jenner in Lingerie That Are Too Sexy For This World
Kylie Jenner is hot, and she definitely knows it! When the reality TV star isn’t being a doting mom to daughter Stormi Webster or spending quality time with boyfriend Travis Scott, we can almost guarantee you’ll find her on social media sharing a racy photo. Whether it’s a bikini snap or a close-up selfie, it’s clear that Kylie knows her angles. However, her lingerie shots are truly something else. Just take a look for yourself!
Niall Horan was nervous to perform new single
It’s the story of his life.
Before performing his new single in front of label bigwigs at the 6th Annual Capitol Congress in Hollywood on Wednesday, former One Direction star Niall Horan confessed that he was nervous.
Horan told the audience, “I’m [hot Brit pop star] Lewis Capaldi’s friend — that’s how I’m known these days,” adding: “I haven’t performed in over a year so I’m s—ing [right now].”
However, the track “Put a Little Love” — due out next month — was a big hit.
Pastis’ Keith McNally is writing a memoir
Pastis guru Keith NcNally is penning a memoir.
“I write for six hours every day,” the iconic NYC restauranteur revealed in a new interview with Graydon Carter’s Air Mail, out Saturday.
“Of course, five of the six hours of this is spent re-writing,” McNally added.
The piece reports on the stroke he suffered in 2016 — and his subsequent split with his second wife, Alina, after 15 years.
“Hey, when it’s your day, it’s your day!” the very private McNally quipped about the breakup.
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Motorcyclist dies in Harlem crash
One person died in a Harlem motorcycle crash Saturday afternoon, authorities said.
The biker was traveling south on the Harlem River Drive near Exit 23 around 2:40 p.m. when he collided with the divider and was thrown from the motorcycle, officials said.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
It wasn’t immediately clear what caused the crash, and the victim’s identity was not immediately released, pending family notification.
Camila Cabello Wears Her Tie-Dye Sweatshirt Again for Flight to L.A.
Camila Cabello is back on the west coast after celebrating her boyfriend Shawn Mendes‘ birthday with him in New York City!
The 22-year-old singer was seen wearing her rainbow tie-dye sweatshirt while arriving at LAX Airport on Saturday (August 10) in Los Angeles.
Camila wore the same sweatshirt on Friday night while walking hand-in-hand with Shawn in Brooklyn, where they had dinner with his parents.
Make sure to check out the hot photos of Camila and Shawn flaunting PDA at the beach recently in Miami!
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