Hawaii volcano eruptions: 6.9 magnitude earthquakes hit country | Travel News | Travel

Hawaii has seen thousands of people evacuated this week following the eruption of Kilauea volcano yesterday, spewing lava and ash across the islands. The Civil Defense Agency warned locals on the island to evacuate immediately due the risks to human life and structures. Lava has been flowing along the road following the eruption with volcanologist Dr Janine Krippner telling Sky News “that fissures have opened up right inside areas where people are living”. The island has now been hit with earthquakes just one day after the eruption, with some measuring…

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6 Things Nondrinkers Wish Drinkers Understood About Them

The rules of drinking are talked about quite a bit, but how to behave around nondrinkers is rarely mentioned. Well, nondrinkers have feelings, too, and they want to be heard. We asked our nondrinking readers on Facebook what they want drinkers to know about them. This is what they said. 1. Check-splitting is rarely fair to nondrinkers Americans spent an estimated $799 billion in the nation’s restaurants last year. Most restaurants aim to make about 30 percent of their revenue from alcohol, so those beverages can make up a hefty portion of the tab. Who…

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Premium bonds winners May 2018: Have I won the premium bonds prize? How to check my bonds | Personal Finance | Finance

The winning numbers, from Wiltshire and Barnet, were two sets drawn from more than three million – with almost £87million to be paid out across the country. The Wiltshire winner has £50,000 invested in Premium Bonds – the maximum amount allowed – and the winning bond number is 269AV661906. The Barnet winner – the first in a London Borough in almost eight years – won on an investment of £20,000 with the bond number 177KW885582. Since the very first Premium Bonds draw in June 1957, “ERNIE” has drawn over 400million…

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Property news: Rise in number of million-pound house sales | Property | Life & Style

Figures from the Land Registry and the Registers of Scotland were used for the report. Here are the numbers of million-pound home sales in 2017 and the annual percentage change, according to Lloyds Bank Private Banking: London, 8,308, 1 per cent South East, 3,377, 12 per cent East of England, 1,208, 1 per cent South West, 676, 21 per centNorth West, 294, 46 per cent West Midlands, 198, 28 per cent Scotland, 158, 4 per cent Yorkshire and the Humber, 133, 60 per cent East Midlands, 72, minus 23 per cent North East, 27, 13 per cent Wales, 23, 10…

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Real Madrid news: Cristiano Ronaldo sends huge Karim Benzema transfer warning | Football | Sport

The Portuguese star admitted he wanted to leave the Spanish capital last summer. However, since then Ronaldo has seemed to backtrack on his comments, insisting he was ready to put pen to paper on a new deal at Madrid. The attacker’s current deal runs out in 2021 but his future has again been thrown into doubt. According to Spanish outlet Don Balon, Ronaldo has told Madrid chiefs he will have no choice but to consider his future if Benzema is sold at the end of the season. The Frenchman has…

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Windows 10 update brings another very useful feature to Microsoft users | Tech | Life & Style

The Windows 10 April update has arrived and already the Insider Preview is showing off new tools to play with, including – at last – a dedicated screenshot solution. Until now taking a screenshot in Windows 10 was a challenge that required Screen Sketch, from behind the Windows Ink Menu. The update means that Insider users will now have a dedicated screenshot app that allows for a quick shortcut summon with a WIN + Shift + S button combination. The feature doesn’t simply screenshot the entire display, it allows the…

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