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  • Blondie's Debbie Harry is famed for her youthful looks - but who else is hitting 70 in style?

    Debbie Harry celebrates her 70th birthday today, but you wouldn’t believe it from looking at her face. Amazing genetics (and a touch of plastic surgery) have left her with one of the most youthful faces of her generation. But how do her fellow actors

    SNAP.PA
  • Driver dodges ban with 42 points

    Alex McFarlane triggered safety cameras seven times between June and August last year but each time failed to respond to penalty notices sent by police. On one occasion a passenger leaned out of the window and laughed and waved at the camera as McFarlane passed at 82mph. The 50-year-old construction site manager from Basildon initially pleaded not guilty to all offences but changed his plea to guilty at Southend Magistrates' Court on Monday, Essex Police said.

    Press Association
  • Fearne Cotton Talks Awkward Breastfeeding Moments And Admits She May Never Return To Work

    Fearne Cotton may have left her job as a Radio 1 DJ last month, but she’s “content” with life as a stay-at-home mum, she admits. In fact, the celeb mum confesses that she may never return to work again. The 33 year old, who has a two-year-old son Rex and is pregnant with her second child, says she found returning to work after her firstborn’s birth “scary” – and dares any other mum to admit that they don’t struggle leaving their child while they head off to work.

    Yahoo Lifestyle UK
  • 11-Year-Old Schoolgirl Breaks Up With Boyfriend In The Most Epic Way

    Breaking up with someone who cheated on you is always hard but this 11-year-old schoolgirl threw some serious shade at her former boyfriend. After telling him that she gave him two warnings about his ways in the past, she then tells him to not talk to her in middle school and that she never loved him.

    Yahoo News
  • Greece declared in default ahead of knife-edge referendum

    The European Financial Stability Facility added, though, that it had decided to not immediately demand repayment of its loans -- a step that analysts say could have triggered sudden "Grexit", or Greece's exit from the eurozone. The news will come as a fresh shock to Greece's 11 million people, and will hang over two major, rival rallies taking place in Athens late Friday seeking to galvanise 'Yes' and 'No' support for Sunday's referendum.

    AFP
  • Rihanna Seeks Revenge in Racy New Music Video

    Rihanna makes her directorial debut for her new music video Bitch Better have my money - and it is absolutely crazy.

    HollyScoop
  • In pics: Dozens killed as military plane crashes in Indonesian village of Medan (15 photos)

    A military plane has crashed into houses and hotels in the city of Medan in Indonesia, killing dozens of people. Local television showed black smoke and flames billowing from a residential neighbourhood. Red Cross worker Eko Triandi, who was helping

    Yahoo News
  • Four Seen By Medics In New Alton Towers Collision

    Four people have received medical attention after a second Alton Towers rollercoaster collision in less than a month. The customers were taken to the Staffordshire theme park's medical centre as a precaution after a shunt on the Sonic Spinball ride. Officials said the two carriages "nudged each other at walking pace".

    Sky News
  • Couple Turn Back Of White Van Into Dream Home After Getting Fed Up With Renting

    A young couple fed up with rent bills using up all of their money have now moved into their dream home - in the back of a VAN. Adam Croft, 29, and Nikki Pepperell, 32, bought a beat up old white van and spent a year converting it into their new home. The couple, from Stroud, Glos, spent £3,5000 on the extra-large Ford Transit Luton and another £6,500 doing it up while they lived with their parents.

    Yahoo News
  • Honeymoon is over for Greek couple who went penniless in NYC

    Newlyweds Valasia Limnioti and Konstantinos Patronis' long-planned "dream trip" to the U.S. ended in New York City, where their three-week honeymoon quickly turned into a nightmare: Their Greek-issued credit and debit cards were suddenly declined and they were left penniless. The couple skipped a few meals before spending their last dollars on dinner at McDonald's. Strangers from two Greek Orthodox churches in the city's Queens borough came to the rescue, giving them survival cash until their flight home to Greece on Friday. In Greece, they generally pay in cash, which is preferred by businesses, but they were told to have cards for the U.S.

    Associated Press
  • Nurse drops newborn baby at hospital, fracturing his skull

    A hospital and police are investigating what might have caused a veteran nurse to drop a newborn baby, fracturing his skull. Uniontown Hospital spokesman Josh Krysak said the baby is expected to recover. "We are aware that testing revealed a minimally displaced skull fracture, but we also know that all indications given to us point to a full recovery," Krysak said.

    Associated Press
  • This Scary Secret iPhone Menu Shows All The Places You Frequently Visit

    An alarming ‘secret’ menu on iPhone which shows all the places you frequently visit has been highlighted in a Facebook video this week. The menu stores information generated by iPhone’s location systems - and is buried deep within your iPhone’s menu. To see what’s in yours, go to Settings, then Privacy, then Location Services.

    Rob Waugh
  • Boy chained up with dead chicken around neck tells his story

    The abuse ended in November 2013 after police discovered the boy in handcuffs, chained to the front porch of the house with a dead chicken hung around his neck. Three months after Wanda Sue Larson and her boyfriend Dorian Harper were sentenced, the boy is telling his story. Larson was released from prison in April, just nine days after pleading guilty to child abuse charges.

    Associated Press
  • J Sainsbury plc And WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC Have Surged. Now Is The Time To Cash In!

    Shares in grocery giants J Sainsbury (LSE: SBRY) and Morrisons (LSE: MRW) have understandably trekked lower in recent days as the Greek economic drama has continued to unfold. Despite these more recent travails, however, both businesses have been among the FTSE 100 index's best performers during the past month -- indeed, Sainsbury's has added close to 10% during the past four weeks, while its Northern counterpart has gained some 6% in the same period. Sainsbury's saw its till roll drop yet again, this time by 1.3% and which pushed its market share to 16.5%.

    Fool.co.uk
  • Football - Referees in unwanted spotlight ahead of World Cup final

    Both the United States and Japan reached the championship match with help from arguable calls in their semi-finals that have put into question the overall caliber of officiating. All World Cup matches staged at six venues across Canada have been officiated by women and FIFA said it has no plans to bring in more experienced male officials for crucial matches. "Right now not at all," Tatjana Haenni, FIFA's head of women's competitions, said when asked about the possibility of using both male and female officials.

    Reuters
  • Brain Tumour Row Ashya Returns To Britain

    A five-year-old boy who was taken out of the country because his parents believed he was not receiving the right treatment for his brain tumour has returned to the UK. Now, 10 months later and after receiving proton beam therapy in the Czech Republic capital of Prague, Ashya and his parents, Brett and Naghmeh, are back on British soil. According to The Sun, Ashya is "excited" to be back and wanted to see his grandmother.

    Sky News
  • PM urges Greece to vote 'No' as support slips away

    Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Friday urged voters to ignore European scaremongering and vote 'No' in this weekend?s referendum as polls showed support swinging behind the 'Yes' campaign. The European Financial Stability Facility (EFSF), which provided funds to eurozone countries in difficulty, said however it won't demand immediate repayment of its Greek loans worth 145 billion euros ($160 billion). Tsipras insisted that his decision to stop debt negotiations last week and call the referendum "does not mean a break with Europe".

    AFP
  • This Is How The Universe Could End, Scientists Believe

    Having a bit of a slump? Feeling like it’s all meaningless?Here’s something to put it all in perspective.Scientists at Vanderbilt University predict that when the universe ends, everything tears itself apart as the universe’s expansion spirals out of

    Rob Waugh
  • Homeless Man Who Found £1,000 Turns Down Cash As He ‘Just Wants A Job’

    An incredibly honest homeless man who handed in £1,000 to police after finding it in the street has turned down an even bigger sum of cash - saying he ‘just wants a job’. After he found $2,400 in Canadian dollars and turned it in in Langford, Canada, well-wishers raised money for the man via crowd-funding websites.

    Rob Waugh
  • Government To Release Secret UFO Files Which 'Could Prove Aliens Visited UK'

    Files which UFO hunters believe could prove that an alien craft landed in Suffolk in 1980 are to be published by the incident. UFO hunters have campaigned for the release of 18 files about UFO sightings in the UK ,backed by Lord Black of Brentwood, who was assured in a Parliamentary question that they would be published in March next year. The files cover alien ‘visits’ such as the Rendlesham Forest Incident in 1983, U.S. Army personnel stationed near Rendlesham in Suffolk saw a strange, metallic triangle which was ‘dripping molten metal’ - and witnessed a light like a ‘huge red eye’.

    Rob Waugh