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  • Dad On Phone To Daughter As Bullet Kills Her

    Aaren O'Connor was outside her apartment complex in Chicago, Illinois, when she was hit in the head on Friday, according to US media reports. The 25-year-old's father David told CBS Chicago: "Every few moments she said, 'My head hurts. CBS Chicago reported she had moved to the city last year for a new job and to be closer to her boyfriend.

    Sky News
  • Woman Keeps McDonald’s Happy Meal Untouched For Six Years – And This Is The Shocking Result

    A mum claims to have conducted an experiment where she kept a McDonald’s Happy Meal for SIX years – just to see if it would decompose. 

    Anthony Pearce's Blog
  • Coronation Street's Paula Lane to leave as Kylie Platt faces 'dramatic exit'

    Coronation Street star Paula Lane is to leave the show after six years playing troubled Kylie Platt.

    Press Association
  • Fastest depreciating cars: top 10 worst motoring money pits

    We’ve all heard the sob stories. A buyer walks into a showroom, pays mega-bucks for a new model with all the bells and whistles, then can’t believe how little the dealer wants to buy it back for at trade-in time… ouch! Every new car loses money of course, and most do it faster than their owners would probably like. But some cars lose money faster than others, and some are absolute stinkers when it comes to holding their value on the used car market. We’ll refer to them as depreciation disasters. To help you avoid these mobile money-pits we’ve combed the data from used car valuation experts at CAP to create a list of possible new car purchases with the biggest sting in the tail. • Car depreciation:

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  • Secrets of a Wombler: 'I make £200 a month gathering discarded supermarket receipts'

    Steven Auker says that ‘wombling’ (collecting up other shoppers' receipts and swapping them for vouchers) pays for 60pc of his weekly shop

  • The Mystery Of Rabbit Island

    Imagine an island filled with rabbits. Okunoshima is a small island in Japan's Inland Sea. It's called "Rabbit Island" because of the thousands of feral rabbits that roam the land. No one knows exactly how they got there, but since the end of World War II, the rabbits have been doing what they do best … multiplying.

    Great Big Story
  • SYRIA’S WARNING TO THE WORLD: Come and fight and you’ll return home in coffins

    Foreign Minister Walid al Moualem gave the grave warning at a televised news conference after Saudi Arabia and Turkey said they were prepared to send boots on the ground to support any US-led ground action. He said: "Any ground intervention on Syrian land without the agreement of the Syrian government is an act of aggression ... we regret that those (who invade) will return to their countries in coffins. "It is time to return to your senses and come back to the nation's fold, because even your supporters and sponsors have abandoned you." The minister added a ceasefire would be difficult before the borders with Turkey and Jordan were sealed - and a list of terrorist groups operating in Syria was q
  • Duncan James Admits He's 'Lucky' His Daughter Accepts Having A 'Gay Dad'

    Back in 2009, Blue singer Duncan James came out as bisexual but three years later he revealed that he actually identified as gay. The 37-year-old had daughter Tianie with his ex-girlfriend Claire Grainger before he realised his sexual identity, and has now admitted that he feels “lucky” that the ten-year-old accepts him for who he is. Speaking about his orientation in a new interview, Duncan explained: “I was worried how she’d feel about having a gay dad.

    Stephanie Soteriou
  • Liam Neeson reveals he is dating 'incredibly famous' woman

    Liam Neeson is a step closer to finding love again following the tragic death of his wife Natasha Richardson in 2009. The Taken actor revealed he is romantically involved with an "incredibly famous" woman during an interview with the Irish Independent this week. "I'd embarrass her if I said her name, she's incredibly famous," Liam said.

  • REVEALED: Who Is the First Premier League Player to Run 300km in 2015/16?

    One Premier League player has become the first to cover an incredible cumulative distance of 300km on the pitch this season, but it's not Liverpool's gegenpress master James Milner or any of table topping Leicester's tireless runners. The first person to break through the huge milestone is actually Bournemouth midfielder Andrew Surman, who hit the mark during Sunday's encounter with Arsenal. The South African-born star has now covered a total of 303.85km in his 25 appearances in 2015/16....

  • Another Angry Trip Advisor Critic Has Been Brilliantly Put In Their Place

    Michelin-starred chef Glynn Purnell has brilliantly hit back at a scathing review of his restaurant posted on Trip Advisor.

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  • Coronation Street: Carla to be the victim of Tracy's shock blackmail plot, reveals Alison King

    Is Tracy Barlow going to force love rival Carla Connor out of Weatherfield? It certainly seems that way after Toxic Tracy shocks the factory boss with a vicious blackmail scheme. Scenes to be shown next week see Carla and Tracy cross paths at a wedding fayre. Tracy has a stand for her floristry business, while Carla is planning her upcoming nuptials to Nick. But it isn't long before the pair are locking horns over Carla's recent one-night stand with Robert. After reaching the erroneous conclusion that Carla has planned a secret tryst with Robert, Tracy barges into Carla's hotel room, snatches her painkillers and reveals that she knows all about her and Robert's night of passion. But Tracy isn't

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  • Windows 10 Worst Secret Spins Out Of Control

    New study reveals what Windows 10 is doing behind your back, and it's shocking...

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  • Tearful Stephanie Davis tells Loose Women of battle with depression and spills beans on Jeremy romance

    The actress spoke about her new romance, her old flame and her battle with low self-esteem and depression.

  • Hot Football Transfer Gossip: Balotelli, Berahino, Payet, Dybala, Pochettino

    The good news for Liverpool fans is that one of the biggest stars in world football will be coming to Anfield in the summer. A £20m striker who has starred in the Premier League, Serie A and on the international stage. The bad news for Liverpool fans is that it’s Mario Balotelli.

    Kevin Darling
  • If You Uninstall This One App, It Makes Your iPhone Last 15% Longer

    Here’s the good news - if you uninstall just one app, it can boost your iPhone’s battery life by as much as 15%. Now the bad news: the app you have to uninstall is Facebook. You don’t have to stop using the social network altogether - you just switch to browsing it via the Safari web browser instead of the app.

    Rob Waugh's Yahoo Blog
  • EastEnders: Abi Branning Reveals That She's Pregnant

    It has been revealed that next week the gay EastEnders character will find out that his girlfriend, Abi Branning is pregnant. Ben was planning to fi-na-lly break the news that he is in love with gorge hairdresser Paul Coker after having a full-blown affair with him ever since he joined the show last year. Ben reckons he can play happy families and continue to keep Paul in the background - he’s got to have his side dish, hasn’t he?

    Stephanie Soteriou
  • 13 Mistakes Not to Make If You Ever Want to Sell Your Home (13 photos)

    If you plan to sell your home someday (and most people do), it’s important to always consider the long-term consequences of short-term design decisions. Remember, when it comes to resale value, timeless trumps trendy every time. So, before you install a state-of-the-art sports court, invest in a luxury hot tub, or convert your garage into extra living space, keep in mind the following complaints home buyers often express about certain home enhancements. | By Jill Lawrence-O'Hara,

    Yahoo Real Estate
  • “20 Things No Woman Should Wear After 30″ List Is Not What You Would Expect

    Sick of the sartorial police? One Tweeter had the perfect response [Photo: Instagram/sassymamadubai]

    Marie-Claire Dorking
  • Massive Elk Takes a Snack From Little Girl Through Car Window

    A family on a safari in Parc Omega, north of Montreal, Quebec, got up close and personal with an elk that came looking for a snack inside their vehicle. Video footage captured by David Freiheit on February 6 shows a little girl inside a car next to an open window through which an elk peaks its head inside. The adorable little girl then puts out her palm with a snack of carrots for the giant beast to munch on. The gentle animal pops in and out of the car window, seemingly looking for more to eat, before the family slowly drives away. “They were the most docile, beautiful and majestic animals I have ever seen. And they smelled surprisingly good – like pine sap and campfire,” Freiheit told Storyful. Credit: David Freiheit