Candid pictures capture the birth of the groovy "teenage" generation in 1940s America

Drinking milkshakes, an evening at the drive-in and dancing the night away: Candid pictures capture the birth of the 'teenage' generation having a gas in 1940s America By Thomas Durante PUBLISHED: 17:19 GMT, 14 April 2013 | UPDATED: 13:07 GMT, 15 April 2013 Before Justin Bieber, One Direction and Gossip Girl, the carefree teens of the early 1940s sipped milkshakes, listened to records and went on their first dates – usually to the movies to catch a flick. The stunning images by photographer Nina Leen, captured daily life of the American teenager as the country emerged from the Great Depression and World War II was waged abroad

Football hero Peter Shilton has request to pay off 1,020 drink-drive fine in installments turned down as he is banned from the road

Football hero Peter Shilton pleads poverty as he is fined 1,020 drink-driving after he caught by police via anonymous tip Former England goalkeeper pleaded guilty at Colchester Magistrates' Court He was found to have more than double the legal amount of alcohol in his body when he was breathalysed The 63-year-old arrived at court with his girlfriend Stephanie Hayward By Tara Brady PUBLISHED: 11:32 GMT, 19 March 2013 | UPDATED: 15:04 GMT, 19 March 2013 Former England goalkeeper Peter Shilton today asked if he could pay a 1,020 fine for drink-driving 'because his finances are complicated' as he was banned from the road for 20 months. The 63-year-old pleaded pleaded poverty as he admitted the charge during a 15-minute hearing at Colchester Magistrates’ Court this morning after arriving with his glamorous blonde girlfriend.

Oscar Pistorius: Blade Runner"s phone call to Justin Divaris after "shooting dead Reeva Steenkamp"

Was Reeva's skull crushed with bloodied cricket bat 'found' at Blade Runner's House Horrific new claims about model's death South African police reportedly found a bloodied cricket bat at his homeAthlete's best friend claims Pistorius called him moments after shooting Reeva Steenkamp, 29, had been dating Oscar Pistorious since November She was shot dead on Valentine’s Day at his gated mansion in South Africa 'There is no hatred in our hearts' says model's father Barry SteenkampRumours about Springbok Francois Hougaard's friendship with Miss Steenkamp have been rubbished by the rugby player's agent Olympics and Paralympics last year” class=”blkBorder” /> Blade Runner: Pistorius ran in both the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics last year Some in South Africa have speculated about the nature of Miss Steenkamp’s friendship with Springbok rugby player Francois Hougaard, and whether this played a part in the tragedy. The 24-year-old was keen to distance himself from such reports at the weekend.

Man United fan takes leak on Man City striker Mario Balotelli"s 160k camouflaged Bentley

Wee bit of bother for Balotelli: Moment Man United fan takes leak on Man City striker's 160,000 camouflaged BentleySupporter stumbled across supercar while star was eating out with friendsComes as it emerges 22-year-old hosted 'leaving party' at his 3m mansion'Told his friends they could take anything as a souvenir… except his pants' Fuels speculation controversial player may be leaving Manchester for Italy /12/10/article-2245430-165596CF000005DC-648_634x591.jpg” width=”634″ height=”591″ alt=”Ride and joy: Balotelli posing alongside his camouflaged Bentley and quad bike in a matching jacket” class=”blkBorder” /> Ride and joy: Balotelli posing alongside his camouflaged Bentley and quad bike in a matching jacket Checking out Balotelli could be about to leave Manchester and return to Milan Items he gave away included football boots, City tops, footballs and designer clothes