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  • Corrie actress Tracy Brabin 'tipped' to take over Jo Cox's parliamentary seat

    Former Coronation Street actress, Tracy Brabin is reportedly being lined-up to fill murdered MP, Jo Cox's seat. The 55-year-old already has the backing of Labour, it's been claimed, and is expected to announce her bid to become the party's candidate in the Bately and Spen by-election following the tragic death of the politician in June this year. The Sun reports that Labour’s National Executive Committee will advertise the vacant position in the coming weeks, before applications are whittled down to three or four candidates.

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  • Novak Djokovic reveals 'private' issues were behind his Wimbledon 2016 exit

    Novak Djokovic has admitted to battling with personal and private issues during the Wimbledon, which could have been one of the reasons for his shock exit at tennis' premier tournament. The Serbian star, who was the favourite coming into the tournament, was shocked by American Sam Querrey in the third round at SW 19. The 29-year-old has revealed that certain problems in his personal life were linked to his poor performance at the Wimbledon earlier this year.

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  • 'Let me speak!' Fiery clash as woman barks at LBC host: Article 50 will NEVER be triggered

    Sir Martin, who runs WPP, told the Evening Standard: “British business wants certainty and resolution while the government wants to string it out. “The process around Article 50 and withdrawal will last a long ti,e when, from a business point of view, people want it to be done quickly.” Jayne Adye, director of Get Britain Out, said: “We are absolutely delighted Sir Martin Sorrell has finally seen the light with his support for leaving the EU. Better late than never. “Since we voted to leave the EU business has been booming, with optimism now replacing Project Fear. “He is another one of the many business leaders who have now woken up to the possibility of global trade, rather than a little EU

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  • Portugal seeks to strip immunity from Iraqi ambassador's sons over brutal attack on teenager

    The twin sons of the Iraqi ambassador in Portugal accused of running over and brutally beating a 15-year-old to the verge of death last week may lose their diplomatic immunity in a case which has shocked the country. Portugal’s foreign minister, Augusto Santos Silva, said that his government has asked Iraq to waive the two 17-year-old brothers’ right to immunity against prosecution and is currently awaiting a response. “The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has told the Iraqi ambassador that to establish the facts in this case we need Iraq to waive diplomatic immunity,” Mr Santos Silva said on national television on Monday, adding that he expected “full cooperation from the Iraqi authorities”. Before

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  • Britney Spears says she felt 'awkward' on Carpool Karaoke with James Corden

    The pop superstar was the latest celebrity to James on his Late, Late show sketch.

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  • ‘Queen of Gypsies’ moves to hospital in Ulster and travellers follow after eviction orders

    Last week, vehicles with French, Belgian, Swiss and Slovenian number plates parked on Durdham Downs, where the average house costs £770,000.  Bristol City Council had a court hearing to obtain a possession order to evict the trespassing travellers on Friday.  A spokesman for BCC said: “A possession order was obtained in court.

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  • Usain Bolt Brought Up to 10 Women Back to His London Hotel Room

    It’s been an eventful month for Usain Bolt, who not only turned 30 and solidified his title as the fastest man in the world, but who also partied, made out, and possibly had sex with people who were not his longtime girlfriend while he was in Rio. PEOPLE now reports Bolt took his talents to London after the games, where he brought as many as 10 women back to his hotel room two nights this week. A source tells the magazine Bolt arrived at London’s Cirque le Soir nightclub around 1 a.m. Monday and “[continued] the party back at his hotel” with a group of club-goers.

    Cosmopolitan
  • May to trigger Brexit without vote by lawmakers - Telegraph

    British Prime Minister Theresa May will not hold a parliamentary vote on Brexit before formally triggering Britain's withdrawal from the European Union, The Daily Telegraph reported on Saturday, without specifying sources. May will not offer opponents the chance to stall the withdrawal and has consulted lawyers who say she has the power to invoke the exit without a parliamentary vote, the conservative newspaper said. A majority of the 650 lawmakers had declared themselves "Remainers".

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  • Legendary 10ft Monster Sturgeon ‘Pig Nose’ Reeled In By Teen

    A legendary 10-foot sturgeon dubbed ‘Pig Nose’ has finally been caught by a fishing fanatic who has been nicknamed the ‘Sturgeon Whisperer’. Nick McCabe caught the 650lb monster - named Pig Nose due to its bulbous pink snout - this week in the Fraser River in British Columbia, Canada. The supersized sturgeon is thought to be some 80 years old, and while it had been tagged and microchipped before, no fisherman had managed to haul it in until 19-year-old Nick managed the feat on Tuesday.

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  • Millions of Brits face dying early because of something they did when kids

    Millions of Brits may face a higher risk of dying early because of a blow to the head they suffered as a child , experts have discovered. The major study found that even apparently mild head injuries can have potentially devastating long term effects. Many of those affected will have sustained traumatic brain injury (TBI) while playing contact sports such as football or rugby. The absolute risk of someone dying early after a TBI was only 1.6%.

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  • The Latest: Trump's doctor stands by his positive report

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT):

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  • Back to Cornwall for David Cameron's fourth holiday since leaving No 10

    Mr Cameron was photographed on the beach outside the town of Porto Vecchio wearing a pair of £225 trunks from the designer shop Orlebar Brown. The trunks featured a print of a 1969 photograph of the swimming pool at the exclusive Hotel du Cap Eden-Roc, in the chic Cote d’Azur resort of Antibes. Before Corsica they had travelled to the remote Scottish island of Jura, where they were thought to have spent the weekend in the six-bedroom cottage owned by Samantha’s stepfather, Viscount Astor, who also owns the island’s 20,000-acre Tarbert estate. For his latest Cornish jaunt he stuck to his trusty navy blue Boden shorts and a North Face fleece, with Mrs Cameron also wearing a fleece, along with a

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  • Olympic Rower Henrik Rummel Is Fine With His Bulge Being Out There, Not So Fine With His Mom Seeing It

    Rower Henrik Rummel is an Olympic medalist and Harvard graduate. In our continuing coverage of all things bulge, Cosmopolitan.com spoke with Rummel about his Olympic body, all of it, and why he’s OK with it being a talking point although in his mind, there’s nothing really to talk about.

    Cosmopolitan
  • Jennifer Lopez Broke Up With Her Longtime Boyfriend Because Of The Diaz/McGregor Fight

    After the ridiculous can throwing incident, UFC 202 was trending to be the biggest fight in PPV history. This was Conor McGregor at his most unhinged and most confident, while Nate Diaz mean-mugged and threw up middle fingers like he just got his black belt in fight nihilism. Jennifer Lopez does not like to be ignored.

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  • Mom who died saving son kept him above water until rescue

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A mother was enjoying a family boat trip across Lake Powell when she heard a scream and splash. Her 2-year-old son had slipped off their houseboat and into the water.

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  • ALIENS COST ME MY BOYFRIEND AND KIDS, claims 'abductee taken after car stopped by UFO'

    FLYINGDISCPRESS Rosalind Reynolds, now a dog breeder and show judge from Lincolnshire, says she was taken on board an alien space ship during an evening drive from Clacton, Essex, to Corby, Northamptonshire. The 51-year-old says aliens carried out a gynecological examination of her, that has left her with scarring, and she believes it affected her ability to have children for several years. The bizarre event affected her and her boyfriend of six years at the time, so much that the couple split soon after. Her bizarre story has been recounted by Philip Mantle, a key UK UFO investigator, who interviewed several alien abductees for a book in the mid 1990s, and based a novel around their experiences

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  • 9 Simple DIY Projects to Boost Your Home's Resale Value (40 photos)

    These upgrades will add a lot to your asking price. From Popular Mechanics

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  • Jodie Foster and Halle Berry pay tribute to Britney Spears

    082016 Jodie, Halle and Priyanka Chopra do dramatic performances of Britney's hits for W

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  • James Nesbitt: Helen Baxendale made the right decision not to reprise Cold Feet role

    The ITV drama about three couples is returning for a sixth series 13 years after it ended.

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  • WATCH as Joey Essex gets his GCSE results

    Joey Essex went back to school to study for General Studies

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