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  • Kim Jong Un Executes Designer Of His New Airport Because He Didn’t Like It

    North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un posed for one of his trademark glossy photo shoots in Pyongyang’s new airport this week - but a different story had unfolded behind the scenes. Executions are common in North Korea, with senior officials being killed for offences as minor as watching South Korean soap operas. Airport design chief Ma Won Chun disappeared late last year, and is thought to have been executed after Kim voiced his dissatisfaction with the airport, according to The Diplomat.

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  • Kendall Jenner joins Lewis Hamilton at Glastonbury after hitting stage with Taylor Swift

    It looks like the racing champion - who is rumoured to be dating 19-year-old Kendall - already has the family seal of approval, as he joined Kim at Worthy Farm in Somerset to support the No Church In The Wild rapper. Despite Kendall hitting the stage with superstar Taylor Swift in London's Hyde Park around 9pm last night during her huge British Summer Time show, the supermodel still managed to make it to Glastonbury to cheer on Kanye as he headlined Saturday night with an epic performance. The stunning 19-year-old had taken to the stage alongside model pals Cara Delevingne, Karlie Kloss, Gigi Hadid, Martha Hunt and Serena Williams, with the group of ladies understandably causing quite a stir among the crowd.

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  • Britain ‘At Risk From Asteroid Tsunami’ Which Could Wipe Out Coastal Towns

    Britain is at risk from an ‘asteroid tsunami’, where a rock falling from space creates a wall of water which kills hundreds of thousands of people living in coastal towns. University of Southampton experts have created a map showing where asteroids are most likely to fall - and found that Britain is at risk of being swamped by deadly waves caused by space rocks. Asteroids falling near Britain in the Atlantic or North Sea could trigger a devastating impact.

    Rob Waugh
  • Australia police will not help IS fighter's kids: grandmother

    The Australian mother-in-law of a notorious Islamic State group fighter said Monday she was "devastated" that police had refused to help bring her five grandchildren home from Syria. Karen Nettleton's daughter Tara is married to Khaled Sharrouf, who gained global infamy last year when he posted pictures of himself and his seven-year-old son on Twitter holding up the severed heads of soldiers. News emerged last week that Sharrouf may have died in the same drone attack believed to have killed fellow Australian jihadist Mohamed Elomar, raising concerns about what would happen to his children who were taken to Syria last year.

    AFP
  • Avril Lavigne In Tears Over Lyme Disease Fight

    Avril Lavigne has spoken for the first time about her months away from the public eye after her diagnosis with Lyme disease. In a tearful interview with Good Morning America, Lavigne, 30, revealed it took two months for doctors to confirm that she had the disease. "They would pull up their computer and be like, 'Chronic fatigue syndrome'.

    Sky News
  • Ex-Blue Peter presenter John Noakes missing from Majorca home

    Former Blue Peter presenter John Noakes has been reported missing from his home in Majorca. Local police in Andratx said they were alerted by the 81-year-old’s wife Vicky at around 8am on what is Spain’s hottest day so far this year.

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  • Beyonce Dethroned as Forbes Highest Paid Celebrity; Who is Number 1?

    Forbes has released their annual list of the highest paid celebrity, and we have a new hollywood star on top! Sorry, Bey, you’ve been dethroned!

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  • UK On Security High Alert After Double City Evacuation In Wake Of Tunisia Attack

    The UK was on security red alert today - as two cities held evacuations in the wake of the Tunisia beach attack. Part of Exeter city centre was evacuated due to suspect packages, while South Kensington tube station in central London was also cordoned off over fears of a 'grenade'.

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  • It took ten good men and a fishing net to get this guy into a helicopter

    A shocking video showing a morbidly obese man being dragged to a helicopter in a fishing net so he can be flown to hospital. It took ten men and a fishing net to get the man from his bed to the helicopter and, subsequently, the helicopter to hospital.

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  • Britain's Got Talent's Connie Talbot, Who Sang 'Somewhere Over The Rainbow', Is All Grown Up

    Every so often the concept of time proves all too much for some people to handle, with the Internet currently having a mini-meltdown over the fact that six-year-old Connie Talbot, who wowed the nation when she auditioned for Britain's Got Talent back in 2007, is now... Erm... Older. The now-fourteen-year-old impressed the BGT judges when she gave an adorable performance of 'Somewhere Over The Rainbow', and ended up making it to the show's final, although unfortunately she didn't nab the opportunity to sing in front of the Queen. Eight years later and Connie is still singing her little heart out after becoming an online sensation, with more than 148 million people watching the Birmingham schoolgirl's original audition on YouTube.

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  • Heathrow Terminal 1 Closes Its Doors Tonight

    Heathrow Airport will close the doors on 47 years of aviation history tonight when Terminal 1 handles its final flight. Heathrow said the final departure would be a British Airways flight to Hanover on Monday night following a migration of services to the recently completed Terminal 2, which is to be extended to boost its capacity. The news came to light just 48 hours before the Airports Commission was due to announce its recommendation on whether a new runway should be built at Heathrow or Gatwick .

    Sky News
  • Jennifer Lawrence Channels Kim Kardashian As She Goes Apartment Hunting In Stilettos

    Jennifer Lawrence first captured the hearts of her fans when she continuously reassured us all just how bloomin' normal she is. Yes, believe it or not, that girl stepping out in the middle of the day with her perfectly styled hair, plunging crop top, bodycon skirt, glam accessories, and teetering stiletto heels isn't fashionista Kim Kardashian, it's actual Jennifer Lawrence as she embarked on a casual apartment hunt around New York City.

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  • Islamic State beheads female civilians for first time in Syria - monitor

    The hardline Islamic State group has beheaded two women in Syria, the first time it has decapitated female civilians, the founder of a group monitoring the war said on Tuesday. The beheadings took place in the eastern Deir al-Zor province this week said Rami Abdulrahman, head of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which tracks the conflict using sources on the ground. Islamic State has beheaded local and foreign men in Syria, including enemy combatants, aid workers and journalists as well as people it has deemed as violating its hardline interpretation of Islamic law.

    Reuters
  • Woman who dismantles ATM with bare hands to retrieve swallowed card

    A woman who took an ATM apart with her bare hands looking for a lost bankcard has been sent for a mental health evaluation by authorities. The woman, whose surname is Lin, was seen slapping the automatic teller machine and shouting near a metro station exit in Changchun, in China’s Jilin Province. Eyewitness Hui Hsing said: "She was really shouting and clearly very annoyed with the machine. Hui Hsing added: "She disassembled the ATM within a matter of minutes.

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  • I hate the show - Clarkson bows out

    Top Gear has marked the end of an era with footage of Jeremy Clarkson saying he "hates" working on the show. Aired as two separate films, in the second instalment, while stuck in a muddy river Clarkson is heard lamenting: "I hate working on Top Gear." Minutes before that Clarkson appears to wee in his tuxedo saying: "I can't imagine a urine soaked pair of trousers is going to the put the audience off because..." he explains, gesturing to his mud-covered hands and clothes. Also visible in the studio was the "elephant in the room", a 10ft plastic replica elephant from a Hull design company which the show's makers borrowed, called Jeremy.

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  • European debt crisis: It's not just Greece that's drowning in debt

    While the eyes of the world are on Greece and its potential default on its debt, there are several other countries in the EU that have debts to rival the struggling nation. Altogether there are six European nations whose debts are larger than their economic output, and 16 that have debts larger than the 60%-of-GDP limit set out in the Maastricht Treaty. Greece’s public debt is, unsurprisingly, the highest in the EU - standing at 177% of its GDP.

    Telegraph
  • Knox County poorhouse: From Bible college to 'House of Nightmares' (23 photos)

    The abandoned Knox County Infirmary, an imposing Gothic structure plopped down in the middle of rural Ohio, was better known as the local poorhouse. In the 1950s it was falling apart and closed down, but then a church bought and fixed it up as a Bible college.

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  • Brooklyn Beckham Pokes Fun At Mum Victoria And Reveals His Love Of Pot Noodles

    Brooklyn Beckham becoming a seriously active member of the Instagram community has succeeded in not only making us all feel ridiculously old (we remember when he was born!), but also giving us an intimate insight into what life is like as a member of the Beckham family. What would Victoria say, eh? Because we are the nosey type we decided to conduct a serious investigation into what is in Brooklyn's basket-trollet hybrid, which basically involved squinting really hard, and we made a rather shocking discovery.

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  • Tunisia gunman, 23, was an aviation student who was 'not known to authorities'

    The gunman killed by police after the Tunisian attack was not previously known to the authorities, according to the country’s prime minister. Habib Essid said Seifeddine Rezgui came from the town of Gaafour in the Siliana region and had been a student at the University of Kairouan. Mr Essid added that Rezgui had never travelled abroad. The SITE Intelligence Group reported that extremist organisation Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack and identified the gunman by his jihadi pseudonym Abu Yahya al-Qayrawani.

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  • How Magic Mike changed Jada Pinkett Smith's relationship with husband Will Smith

    Jada Pinkett Smith has revealed how hanging out with a predominantly male cast on Magic Mike XXL taught her how to be playful with husband Will Smith. Jada revealed that she used to adopt the role of the sensible one in the relationship and sit back and watch Will mess around.

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