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  • Teenage Aldi worker becomes internet sensation after helping elderly pensioner carry shopping home

    An 18-year-old Aldi shelf-stacker has become an internet sensation after a photo of him helping a pensioner home was shared thousands of times on Facebook. The image of Christian Trouesdale helping the shopper as he walked him home from the Aldi store in Horwich, Greater Manchester, was posted on Friday night and has been shared over 60,000 times since. "He wasn't very agile, nor fast but Christian walked with him ever so patiently and slowly, chatted along with him and carried his bag for him," wrote Samantha-Jayne Brady, who originally posted the image.

    Telegraph
  • Brooklyn Beckham Shares His Pride As Little Brother Romeo Completes The Junior London Marathon

    Just when we thought that we couldn't love the Beckham family any more, fifteen-year-old Brooklyn went and got himself an Instagram account and started to fill our days with an insight into one of the most famous families on the planet. Today's dose of Beckham family cuteness comes courtesy of the London Marathon, with the entire clan rocking up to support twelve-year-old Romeo as he took part in the junior version of the run. With the rest of the fam being papped behind the scenes with the little Burberry model, Brooklyn of course took to his social media page to share his pride from this morning, posting a snap of himself and his brother as he proudly showed off his tee and Romeo showed off his medal.

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  • Can You See The Baby-Faced ‘Ghost’ Which Just Photobombed This Couple’s Wedding Picture?

    Has a creepy, baby-faced ghost just photobombed a couple’s wedding photos? Christiana had actually used the image as her Facebook cover photo - until friends pointed out the ghostly face. ‘‘Me and my wife’s favourite wedding photo… Until we saw what was between us… We still don’t know who it was,’ said Kevin, from Virginia.

    Rob Waugh
  • Fishermen Accidentally Catch 20ft Manta Ray After It Swam Into Their Trawler Net

    Unsuspecting fishermen accidentally caught this enormous 20ft manta ray while trawling off the coast of Peru. The 1,000kg giant, which is strictly protected in international waters, swam into the fishermen’s net as they trawled for fish in a homemade wooden boat off Caleta La Cruz in north-western Peru. Fisherman Franco Vergara, 39, said: 'We were taken completely by surprise when we felt the whole boat shudder and lurch.

    Yahoo News.
  • Touching story of friendship between businessman and man homeless in Cardiff

    One is a successful businessman who regularly travels to Cardiff from his Winchester home for work. Mike Hall and Mark Stewart became friends over a cup of coffee last year. Mike, 44, who is from Winchester, travels to Cardiff on work trips and to visit his daughter who is studying medicine at Cardiff University.

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  • Twitter trolls target grieving Kym

    Coronation Street star Kym Marsh has revealed she has received abuse online over the death of her baby son. The actress was devastated when her baby son Archie died when he was born 18 weeks early in 2009. It is horrific to have to read something like that but I would never consider quitting Twitter." The star, who has 579,000 followers on the social network, said she said it was "annoying" she often got abuse for rumours that were untrue.

    Press Association
  • Pictures of the Week: Volcanoes, Earth Day & Kim Jong Un (12 photos)

    The Calbuco volcano in southern Chile erupted for the first time in more than five decades on Wednesday, sending a thick plume of ash and smoke several kilometres into the sky Jamaican Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt (3) runs against Jose Carlos Moreira of Brazil (1), Ryan Bailey of the U.S. (2) and Churandy Martina (4) of the Netherlands in the "Mano a Mano" challenge, a 100-meter race in Rio de Janeiro April 19, 2015. A cyclonic storm lashed Australia's east coast for a third day on Wednesday, causing millions of dollars of damage to property and infrastructure in Sydney and other cities (Reuters/Jason Reed) Don with owner Tom Hamilton on Kirkton Farm after the dog caused traffic chaos in Scotland by taking control of a tractor and crashing it through a fence onto a motorway.

    Yahoo News
  • Two clues to the Tories' post-election plans

    Questioning the legitimacy of a Labour-SNP government and sketching out the draft of a Tory Queen’s Speech: it feels a lot like we’re picking up the first clues about what will happen in the critical days after May 7th. The Opinium/Observer poll has seen the Tories retain their lead at two per cent, while today’s YouGov poll for the Sunday Times gives Labour a two-point lead.

    Talking Politics
  • How 370 investors lost £18m - in minutes

    A shock move by the Swiss National Bank left a group of British investors suddenly in debt. Hundreds of investors with Britain’s biggest spread betting firm, IG (LSE: IGG.L - news) , say the firm is to blame for losses totalling £18.4m which were racked up in minutes as a result of wild currency swings in January. Spread betting is an increasingly popular, but highly risky, form of speculating where both gains and losses can vastly exceed the original stake.

    Telegraph
  • Kim Kardashian And Kanye West Are Pictured Sleeping In ECONOMY Class On Armenia Flight

    Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have been pictured flying with us mere mortals in ECONOMY during their trip to Armenia. Yep, despite having an estimated joint worth of $155 million, Kimye opted to sit in with everybody else when they flew to Armenia to explore the Kardashians' ancestory. Armenia felt the force of Kardashian Fever earier this month, when the Klan visited the country to learn more about their roots and to watch Kanye perform in the middle of a lake.

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  • Woman tells BBC's This World about life under the ISIS regime

    A woman who managed to escape the clutches of Islamic State has revealed how people are living in fear and suffering under the terror organisation. The woman, who did not want to be identified, told a BBC documentary that airs tonight that she has seen people killed in front of her for breaking the rules enforced by IS.

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  • Google executive among hundreds dead from Nepal quake

    Dan Fredinburg, a Google executive who described himself as an adventurer, was among the hundreds who died in a massive earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday. Google confirmed his death. Lawrence You, the company's director of privacy, posted online that Fredinburg was in Nepal with three other Google employees climbing Mount Everest.

    Associated Press
  • Police: Neglected woman, 82, dies after 6 months in chair

    The caregivers of an 82-year-old woman allowed her to sit in the same chair, not moving for six months, until she died earlier this year in a home that smelled so bad that some of the first firefighters on the scene set up a fan by the door, authorities said. Prosecutors are deciding whether to charge Barbara Beam's caregivers in her Jan. 2 death at her house in Greenville after the coroner's office ruled her death was homicide by neglect. The officer asked the sister about Beam's condition, and the sister said Beam "stays in the chair located in the bedroom and that she had not moved out of the chair for approximately six months," according to the report.

    Associated Press
  • 'Fast & Furious' is getting another sequel...Yeah, another one

    Vin Diesel has announced when 'Furious 8' will drop.

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  • UK ticket in £36m lottery claim

    A UK ticket-holder has come forward to claim last night's EuroMillions jackpot of more than £36 million. It will not be revealed if the top prize was scooped by an individual or a syndicate - or where the ticket was purchased - unless the winner decides to go public. A National Lottery spokesman said: "We're delighted Friday's ticket-holder has come forward to claim this life-changing prize.

    Press Association
  • Everybody Loves Raymond Child Star Kills Himself

    Sawyer Sweeten - who played Ray Romano's on-screen son Geoffrey Barone - killed himself on Thursday morning while visiting family members in Brownwood, Texas. Patricia Heaton, who played the twins' mother Debra in the show, tweeted: "Sawyer Sweeten was a funny and exceptionally bright young man. Romano said in a statement to E! News: "I'm shocked, and terribly saddened, by the news about Sawyer.

    Sky News
  • World Cup - Steffon Armitage 'would walk into England side'

    Back rower Armitage won the last of his five caps in 2010 and has been out of contention since joining French big-spenders Toulon from London Irish a year later. The Rugby Football Union's policy of not allowing foreign-based players to be picked was back in the spotlight last week after Australia, who play England in the pool stage of the World Cup, relaxed their selection rules -- a decision that has offered Armitage's Toulon team mates Matt Giteau and Drew Mitchell a path back into the Wallabies fold. South African World Cup winner Botha has had a closer view than most of Armitage.

    Reuters
  • Fern Britton ready to do battle with depression again

    Fern Britton has said she fully expects her depression to come back at some point, but is ready to deal with it. The former This Morning presenter, who has just published her fifth novel, has battled periods of depression in the past and said that she is now well aware of the warning signs.

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  • Navy frigate seizes cocaine tug

    Cocaine has been seized from a boat intercepted at sea by the Royal Navy and the Border Force. The ocean-going tug MV Hamal was intercepted by the frigate HMS Somerset and Border Force cutter Valiant about 100 miles east of the Aberdeenshire coast on Thursday. The crew of the Hamal, nine men aged between 26 and 63, were detained for questioning by investigators from the National Crime Agency's Border Policing Command, and later charged with drug trafficking offences.

    Press Association
  • Cowell 'disrespectful' says Kelly

    Kelly Brook has accused Simon Cowell of being "disrespectful" to her over her short-lived tenure as a judge on Britain's Got Talent. The model, who is currently starring on US television in NBC's One Big Happy, was hired as a fourth judge for the hit ITV show in 2009 but was axed just six days later. "Simon didn't, though - he was hours late.

    Press Association