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Grandparents visit newborn

The new family of four are expected to stay at Kensington Palace for a few days before heading to Anmer Hall.

  • Woman finds out her dramatic weight loss was due to cancer, not dieting

    A young woman who was ecstatic over her sudden weight loss a few months ago discovered her body’s dramatic change was due to cancer. Jemma Doran, 28, decided to start dieting a year ago, and instantly started dropping dress sizes. Jemma, from Liverpool, from believes she would have been diagnosed earlier had the weight loss not coincided with her diet.

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  • EasyJet flight from Mallorca to London declares mid-air emergency

    An Easyjet flight on its way to the UK has declared an emergency and will land in Paris. EasyJet Flight U28626 from Palma de Mallorca to London has declared an emergency and is diverting. Follow us on Twitter @DailyMirror - the official Daily Mirror & Mirror Online Twitter account - real news in real time.

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  • Ukip Have Actually Called The Cops Over One Little Joke On The BBC

    Ukip has "declared war on the BBC" after a journalist made a joke about leader Nigel Farage on Have I Got News For You on Tuesday. Party officials issued a complaint to Kent Police after Tuesday's broadcast, saying the BBC had breached Section 106 of the Representation of the People Act, hampering Farage's chances of election in the constituency. Ukip election strategist Raheem Kassam told the Huffington Post UK: "Camilla Long made false statements about a candidate at this election. Long's comments were made after a feature in the Sunday Times attacking the "erupted spleen" of South Thanet, saying it was "grubby and stuck in the past" and would "suit Nigel Farage to a T".

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  • How did David Beckham's 40th birthday turn into a Spice Girls reunion?

    David Beckham’s 40th birthday celebration in Marrakesh seems to have turned into a bit of a Spice Girls reunion, at least based on the pictures he and his wife put on Instagram. Victoria Beckham posted images today on the social network showing her with former bandmates Mel C, Geri Halliwell and Emma Bunton. Ex-Desperate Housewives star Eva Longoria, food writer Tana Ramsey, and model and actress Denise Vasi are also in the pictures, which show them having what looks like a great time at some Moroccan venue.

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  • Woman killed after sitting on rail track in Staffordshire

    In a statement read to the hearing on behalf of Miss Upton, British Transport Police coroners’ liaison officer Paul Simmonds said: “When they arrived Miss Pashaeva caused a scene so Miss Upton grabbed her and took her along the platform. Miss Upton was unable to get her off the track. Also known as Emilia Bashaeva, she had a history of heavy drinking and was said to have joked about ‘having vodka for breakfast’.

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  • Police search for missing girls

    Sammy Clarke, 14, and Siobhan Clarke, 15, left school early on Friday to meet up with their 20-year-old friend Kieran Hartley-Anderson, Essex Police revealed today. Officers believe the girls, from the Maldon area of the county, met Mr Hartley-Anderson at a house in Shoeburyness, around 15 miles away on the coast near Southend. Chief Inspector Jonathan Baldwin said: "We are extremely concerned for the welfare of Sammy, Siobhan and Kieran as none of them has been seen for nearly two days or have been in touch with relatives or friends.

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  • Look how many celebs were spotted at the Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao fight!

    A host of Hollywood A-listers and sports stars gathered at the MGM Grand to watch Floyd Mayweather comprehensively outpoint Manny Pacquiao in their eagerly-awaited superfight. Stars received loud cheers from the 16,507-strong crowd when footage of them

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  • Tributes paid to Rio Ferdinand's wife Rebecca

    The wife of former Manchester United and England defender Rio Ferdinand has died aged 34 following a short battle with cancer, he announced on Saturday, prompting a flood of tributes. Figures from across English football paid tribute to Rebecca Ellison, who died on Friday night from breast cancer, with fans applauding during matches and players expressing sympathy to Ferdinand. "My soulmate slipped away last night," the 36-year-old Queens Park Rangers player said in a statement.

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  • Royal baby belies problems of the ageing Windsors

    The birth of a princess on Saturday demonstrated the enduring strength of Britain's rulers, consolidating four generations of a family now more popular than ever, but cannot hide the weaknesses of an ageing institution. Queen Elizabeth II turned 89 just weeks ago and shows no sign of abdicating, even if she has stepped back a little from public duties in favour of her 66-year-old son and heir Charles, the Prince of Wales. Prince William and his wife Kate's second child will be fourth in line to the throne after Charles, William, and his first-born George -- a strong dynasty that could continue for another century.

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  • With rescue near, Boko Haram stoned Nigerian girls to death

    Even with the crackle of gunfire signaling rescuers were near, the horrors did not end: Boko Haram fighters stoned captives to death, some girls and women were crushed by an armored car and three died when a land mine exploded as they walked to freedom. "We just have to give praise to God that we are alive, those of us who have survived," said 27-year-old Lami Musa as she cradled her 5-day-old baby girl. Nigeria's military said it has freed nearly 700 Boko Haram captives in the past week.

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  • Night Wolves Biker Gang Cross Into Germany

    Members of an ultra-nationalist Russian biker gang who have sparked controversy with a ride through Europe to mark the end of the Second World War have entered Germany. A group from the pro-Kremlin Night Wolves motorcycle club crossed into Germany from Austria on Sunday, according to Bavarian police, but they could not say exactly how many people it included. The ride to retrace the westward route taken by Soviet troops to Berlin has led to anger in some countries.

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  • Chris Evans makes Scarlett Johansson jump out of her skin on the Ellen DeGeneres show

    Chris Evans plays a prank on Scarlett Johansson on Ellen DeGeneres

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  • Death row Briton 'begins goodbyes'

    A British grandmother on death row in Indonesia has revealed she is making preparations for her own execution in the knowledge "I might die at any time now". Lindsay Sandiford, 58, who is facing death by firing squad for drugs offences, said she has started writing goodbye letters to her family, having run out of time and money to seek clemency from authorities. The piece comes after the execution last week of eight convicted drug smugglers, including two Australians.

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  • Let It Go! Amanda Holden gives BGT contestant's Frozen audition a frosty reception

    Amanda Holden has left one Britain’s Got Talent hopeful out in the cold after his audition failed to impress. Simon Cowell, Alesha Dixon and David Walliams saw the funny side and laughed along with the bewildered audience. Despite the initial shock of his unusual style, the audience joined in to sing along to the much-loved chorus, conducted by Alesha.

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  • New Princess More Than The Spare To The Heir

    When Henry VII's army defeated and killed Richard III on Bosworth Field in 1485, leaving him to be rediscovered in a Leicester car park centuries later, the Tudor dynasty was vulnerable. Henry VII married Elizabeth of York, in order to heal the rift of the Wars of the Roses and they had a son as heir, called Arthur. They needed a ‘spare’ second son, who they called Henry, just to be sure of the dynasty’s security.

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  • Two Men Killed In Light Aircraft Crash

    Two people have died after a light aircraft crashed near a Scottish village. The plane had been due to land at Dundee airport at around midday on Sunday, but triggered an alert after it failed to arrive. Police said communication had been lost with the plane around four miles west of the airport.

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  • Craig Charles is quitting Corrie for Red Dwarf after 10 years on the soap

    Craig Charles is quitting Coronation Street after a decade, and he’s heading back into outer space with Red Dwarf. Liverpudlian Craig, who has played Weatherfield cab company owner Lloyd Mullaney for 10 years, is to reprise his role as Lister in two new series of the cult comedy show on comedy channel Dave. In a statement, 50-year-old Craig, said: “I have had an absolutely fantastic 10 years on Coronation Street and I will be very sad to leave.

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  • Made in Chelsea's Spencer Matthews shows off drastic body transformation

    He’s gone from chunk to hunk in just a couple of weeks. But it looks like Spencer Matthews’ hours in the gym have paid off. Spencer Matthews has been training hard to get into shape (Dominic Lipinski/PA) The Made in Chelsea star took to Instagram to

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  • Conwy farmer confesses to creating Llandegla's 100ft-long phallic symbol

    Conwy farmer Llyr Jones has been un-masked as the person responsible for Llandegla’s infamous phallic symbol, Farm & Country can reveal. The symbol became a social media hit and, for a while, it looked as if the Clwydian Hills might have a site to rival the Cerne Abbas Giant in Dorset.

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  • Tiger Woods, Lindsey Vonn split

    Former world number one Tiger Woods and his skiing star girlfriend of three years Lindsey Vonn have separated, it was confirmed Sunday. Vonn announced the split in a statement on her Facebook page, saying the couple had parted due to incompatible schedules. "After nearly three years together, Tiger and I have mutually decided to end our relationship," Vonn said.

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