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  • The ugly truth about Sam Allardyce and West Ham United's rocky relationship

    It was swift, it was cold, and at the time it seemed as though West Ham United had unceremoniously dumped their manager, Sam Allardyce. And yet, when Allardyce trudged back to the TV area at St James’s Park after his side’s 2-0 defeat to Newcastle, he

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  • Plane Plunges 13,000ft As Both Engines Fail

    A Singapore Airlines passenger plane carrying 194 people dropped 13,000ft after both engines lost power in a "huge storm". The Airbus A330-300 was three and a half hours into its five-hour flight from Singapore to Shanghai when its Rolls-Royce Trent 772 engines failed at 39,000ft. SQ836 continued normally to Shanghai and landed at 10.56pm local time on Saturday, Singapore Airlines said.

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  • Amanda's plunging neckline and everything else you need to know about the BGT live semi-final 3

    We’re at the mid-point of the Britain’s Got Talent live semi-finals, but in case you missed any of the third live semi-final – here’s everything you need to know. Amanda wore a very plunging dress (ITV/Screengrab) Alesha showed off her cleavage during

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  • Greek pro-EU party pledges to back loan deal

    "Whichever agreement comes to parliament, all To Potami lawmakers will vote for it, without haggling, because the country needs oxygen," party leader Stavros Theodorakis told Skai TV. The leftist-led coalition government has 162 lawmakers, but there are fears that several of its MPs will refuse to back an agreement that includes austerity measures. Tsipras on Wednesday said Greece was "close to an agreement" and his Economy Minister Yiorgos Stathakis said negotiations would conclude by Saturday (Shenzhen: 002291.SZ - news) .

    AFP 51 mins ago
  • People Are Sending A Weird Text Message Which Crashes Your iPhone Instantly

    A text message containing a single line of Arabic characters will crash iPhones near-instantly - and users around the world have been pranking one another using the code. The bug is thought to happen due to ay a glitch in the way Apple's iOS software displays Arabic characters in ‘notifications’ - alerts delivered to show users that they have a new text message. By defaullt, Apple adds an ellipsis (...) - and if this is placed in the middle of Arabic characters it causes the phone to crash.

    Rob Waugh 49 mins ago
  • JK Rowling's Twitter takedown of the Westboro Baptist Church is awesome

    JK Rowling has once again proven why she shouldn't be messed with on Twitter, this time taking down the Westboro Baptist Church. On Saturday (May 23), the Harry Potter author celebrated Ireland's vote to back gay marriage, responding to one fan who joked about her character Albus Dumbledore marrying Lord of the Rings wizard Gandalf. The controversial church wasted no time in reacting to the result of the Irish referendum, and appeared further enraged by Rowling's tweet. "So @jk_rowling wants Dumbledore & Gandalf to marry in Ireland; if it happens, WBC will picket!

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  • Ben Affleck And Jennifer Garner 'Secretly Split' And 'Heading For Divorce'?

    In news that made us spit out our tea and faceplant our porridge, it's being claimed that the flawless couple that is Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner have 'secretly separated' and are 'heading for a divorce'.

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  • Porsche 911 owner is distraught after his car is renamed a PORSHCE!

    It is one of the world's most highly regarded manufacturers and its name synonymous with luxury, high-performance sports cars. The owner of a £100,000 Porsche 911 was left stunned to discover the error following what should have been a basic repair job.

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  • People think they've exposed Jamie Raven's magic on Britain's Got Talent

    This year’s Britain’s Got Talent has managed to rack up a rather diverse bunch of performers – from hypnotising dogs to comb players (yes, that’s a real thing). In the third semi-final, nine acts were whittled down to just two and last up to wow the judges and audiences at home was magician Jamie Raven.

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  • France and Germany tighten grip on Europe telling Cameron 'No Thanks'

    David Cameron's hopes of securing changes to the EU's treaties within the next two years were left in tatters this morning after France and Germany stitched up a secret deal bypassing the UK to tighten their grip on Europe. The Prime Minister held talks with the European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker at Chequers last night – pushing his plan to overhaul Britain's relationship with Brussels before holding an in/our referendum in 2017.

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  • The Dark Web: A twisted parallel universe where Homer Simpson predicted 9/11

    According to current estimates, the Deep Web, or UnderNet, contains somewhere between 750,000 petabytes and two exabytes of information (I exabyte = 1,0000 terrabytes). The Deep Web is the new frontier of information science.

    IB Times
  • Manchester United transfer roundup: Falcao to Chelsea, Otamendi wants out, Chicharito back

    M.E.N. Media is one of the north west’s largest media providers and reaches 7 out of 10 people in Greater Manchester every week. Free morning newspaper, The Metro, published every weekday, is also part of our portfolio, delivering more than 200,000 readers in Greater Manchester. Greater Manchester Business Week is the region’s number one provider of business news andfeatures, targeting a bespoke business audience with 12,687 copies every Thursday.

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  • Nicole Scherzinger Is Going Through A 'Very Transformative Time' After Lewis Hamilton Split

    After splitting from Lewis Hamilton back in February (*SOB*), Nicole Scherzinger has admitted that she's now going through a "very transformative time" in her life. "Kendall usually goes for bad boys like Chris Brown and Justin Bieber so Lewis could be a good influence on her.

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  • Rate Of Executions Doubles In Saudi Arabia

    Three more people have been put to death in Saudi Arabia, meaning it has executed more people this year than it did in the whole of 2014. The kingdom , which enforces a strict version of Islamic sharia law, carried out its 88th execution on Tuesday, surpassing the 87 prisoners killed last year. The interior ministry said the latest to be put to death were Saudis Awad al Rowaili and Lafi al Shammary, who were convicted of smuggling amphetamines.

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  • Melissa McCarthy Shows Off Slim Figure at the Premiere of 'Spy'

    Melissa McCarthy is looking good and showing off a slimmer figure at the premiere of her newest movie 'Spy.'

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  • The REAL Reason You’re Tired All The Time – And It Doesn’t Cost A Penny To Fix

    Skip the caffeine, quit snoozing the alarm and unplug your headphones because there’s a real reason you’re tired all the time – and it costs nothing to fix. A new survey of 300 GPs in the UK has found that a fifth of all doctor’s appointments are down to tiredness and fatigue, a syndrome which is known as TATT (Tired All The Time). As well as getting a decent night’s kip, have you taken a minute to look at your hydration levels?

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  • Mark Wright And Michelle Keegan's Wedding CRASHED By Two Wall-Jumping Builders

    It was reported that security was on 'high alert' at Mark Wright and Michelle Keegan's wedding in case Lauren Goodger decided to crash (something she's called total rubbish), but somehow, two fearless gatecrashers managed to slip through the net. According to The Sun, James Hartnoll and his friend, who wished to remain anonymous, arrived at the showbiz bash of the year at 10.50pm, sipping on cocktails and mingling with the likes of Brooke Vincent in the fancy Hengrave Hall. It was originally reported that security was upped for the couple's big day in case Mark's ex-girlfriend decided to interrupt proceedings.

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  • Nigeria paying $800 million to oil suppliers to end crisis

    Nigeria's outgoing government has agreed to pay a debt of $800 million to resolve a months-long fuel crisis crippling the economy days before the inauguration of a new president in the country, oil suppliers said Wednesday. Nigeria — Africa's biggest oil producer— generates more than 2 million barrels of petroleum a day but imports the refined product because its refineries are not maintained. The country frequently suffers fuel shortages, but the disruption caused by the latest is unprecedented.

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  • Nicky Morgan branded a hypocrite after congratulating Ireland

    Equalities Minister Nicky Morgan (pictured) tweeted her 30,000 followers that the historic vote was 'an important day in Ireland' that sent 'a great message'.

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  • James Martin on taking over Top Gear and having lunch with the Queen

    The petrolhead chef would want Jamie Oliver to play him in his biopic - but if he's not available Clint Eastwood would do...

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