JOHN Humphrys, 74, is a well-respected journalist and television host who was last year named as the highest-paid news presenter at the BBC.
The Welsh broadcaster is best known for heading up BBC Radio 4's Today show and Mastermind, but read on to discover how he rose up the
BBC listeners have slammed Today presenter John Humphrys as a "hypocrite" after he failed to address his own leaked jokes about the gender pay gap during this morning's three hour programme.
The veteran presenter was expected to address his unaired chat with co-presenter Jon Sopel after it emerged they'd
TODAY the eyes of the world will focus on a tiny village inside the narrow demilitarised zone which separates North and South Korea.
Leaders from the two "warring" nations are due to meet for historic peace talks which could determine whether or not World War Three will break out
— TODAY (@TODAYshow) January 2, 2018
The Today show kicked off 2018 with some big news. On Jan. 2, Savannah Guthrie announced Hoda Kotb as the new coanchor of the morning show. Kotb will continue to cohost Today's fourth hour alongside Kathie Lee Gifford. The 53-year-old is replacing Matt
Sad news for fans of Jamie and Louise Redknapp – the pair are set to divorce today and end their 19-year marriage.
The Sun reports that the Strictly Come Dancing star and her ex-footballer husband’s case is listed to be heard today at the Central Family Court in London
NASA is monitoring the arrival of a previously unseen asteroid which is set to skim between the Earth and moon today.
The space rock - which will be travelling at 21,363 mph when it makes its closest approach to earth at 4.56pm on December 28 - measures between seven and
It looks like Christmas came early this year, because Alaska Airlines is giving travelers the gift of cheap flights. For today only, the carrier is having a flash sale with one-way tickets as low as $39! All travel dates must be between Jan. 8 and March 7, 2018,
EXPERTS fear trigger-happy Kim Jong-un will mark the anniversary of his dad's death with a real bang today - by launching a huge nuke.
They say the deluded despot may shock the world and commemorate the demise of brutal Kim Jong-il with another controversial missile test.
Experts fear a symbolic
After more than 20 years of working for NBC News, Today show host Matt Lauer has been fired due to complaints about "inappropriate sexual behavior" in the workplace. Co-anchor Savannah Guthrie joined Hoda Kotb to make the announcement on Nov. 29, prefacing the news by stating, "this is
FANS of murdered rapper Tupac Shakur are today being given the chance to buy the notorious star's death certificate.
The official document - issued by the State of Nevada - reveals he died at University Medical Center in Las Vegas on September 13, 1996 after suffering "multiple gunshot wounds."
As the rights of LGBTQ+ persons seem to be advancing at an increasing speed, it can be easy to overlook that more than 2.7 billion people live in countries where homosexuality is illegal. Many countries around the world not only harbor homophobia and transphobia, but take active measures
DICTATOR Robert Mugabe’s resignation could come as early as TODAY following talks with the military, church leaders and international mediators.
However, the 93-year-old is said to have issued a hefty list of demands at the summit to bring a dignified and smooth end to his 37 years of rule.
PRISON hardman Charles Bronson will tie the knot with his soap star girlfriend behind bars TODAY – but won’t get to consummate the marriage.
The criminal, 64, dubbed Britain’s most violent prisoner, will be handcuffed to a warden for the ceremony before heading back to his cell as his
SECRET JFK files that have fuelled assassination conspiracies will finally be released today after more than half a century since US President John F Kennedy was shot dead.
As America prepares for the much-anticipated classified documents, we take a look at what we might discover.
The National Archives is expected
THOUSANDS of benefits claimants will no longer have to prove they are too ill to work after Government reforms came into effect today.
Disability charities have welcomed the change, which means seriously ill people won't have to undergo regular assessments.
But left-wing activists claim it does not go far enough
RYANAIR has cancelled 30,000 passengers' flights at short notice so that crew can go on holiday.
The budget airline blamed an administrative blunder for having to abandon 170 flights on Saturday and Sunday.
Most of the cancelled flights from Britain, which can be seen at the bottom of this story,
WORK-SHY MPs go back on holiday again today just nine days after they returned to Parliament from a six-week summer break.
The House of Commons shut its doors last night for the party conference season despite being in the middle of passing crucial Brexit laws.
The legislative process grinds to
AMERICAN and Japanese warplanes flew side by side as they conducted military drills - just hours before Kim Jong-un is expected to order another nuke test.
The fighters jets flew from the US military base in Guam in a show of force to war-mongering Kim.
North Korea's dictator is believed
Torrential downpours, flash floods and lightning are set to wreak havoc across Britain this week
Severe weather warnings are in place across England and Wales with fears torrential downpours could cause flash floods across Britain.
A woman suns herself in Battersea Park today, but the latest hot spell will end
CBS, NBC and ABC are setting aside regular daytime programming to air former FBI director James Comey’s testimony before the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on Thursday.
The hearing begins at 10 a.m. ET, when Comey will discuss his interactions with President Donald Trump and face questions from the panel.