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Can Wayne Rooney lead from the front once more?

Manchester United will have Wayne Rooney back up front as they look to close the gap at the top.

  • Kanye West REFUSES To Speak To Jonathan Ross And Other Guests On The Jonathan Ross Show

    After causing a stir with his 'audio muted' BRIT Awards performance, Kanye West has reportedly been causing more trouble by refusing to speak to Jonathan Ross on The Jonathan Ross Show. According to reports, Kim Kardashian's 37-year-old husband threw his big tantrum during a pre-record for the chat show, where he filmed a performance of 'Only One'. After his performance, Jonathan tried to grab a chat with Kanye, but instead of being greeted with open arms, Jonathan was greeted by Kanye lying on the floor and refusing to say a word.

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  • First Photo Of 'Jihadi John' As Adult Revealed

    The first known photograph has emerged of Mohammed Emwazi - the Islamic State militant known as "Jihadi John" - as an adult. Showing him with a goatee beard and wearing a Pittsburgh Pirates baseball cap, the image is revealed in student records from his time at the University of Westminster. Sky News can also exclusively reveal details of Emwazi's academic achievements during his stint at the university in London's Cavendish campus, between 2006 and 2009.

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  • Clarkson Twitter row with Labour MP

    Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson has traded on-line insults with shadow transport minister Michael Dugher, saying the motoring show is not made "for people who wear pink ties". Clarkson replied on Twitter, saying: " Labour's transport spokesman says he doesn't like Top Gear.

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  • Why Tottenham legend Jimmy Greaves will not attend the Capital One Cup final against Chelsea - Telegraph

    Telegraph Sport had a request to speak to Greaves about his decision not to go to games turned down, but theories linger around Tottenham that he has never fully forgiven the club for the manner of his departure 45 years ago. Greaves has made no secret of the fact that he was unhappy with way he felt he was forced out of Spurs to West Ham United in 1970 as part of the deal that took Martin Peters to White Hart Lane. Having celebrated his 75th on February 20, Greaves turned down the latest invitation from Tottenham to be a guest of honour for the game against West Ham, which took place two days later.

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  • Scarlett Johansson: Nothing 'Creepy or Inappropriate' About John Travolta

    Scarlett Johansson has come to John Travolta's defense after a picture of him greeting her on the red carpet at the Oscars became an Internet meme. "There is nothing at all strange, creepy or inappropriate about John Travolta," Johansson said in a statement to the Associated Press.

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  • Football - Rodgers upbeat despite Europe exit

    The Reds' run in the competition, having dropped down from the Champions League, lasted just one round as they lost to Besiktas on penalties on Thursday. Rodgers insists there was no psychological damage from the first European penalty shoot-out defeat in the club's history and believes it may end up working in their favour. Last season, without the demands of Europe, his side hit top form after the turn of the year, winning 15 league matches, drawing three and losing just one as they finished second in the title race to Sunday's opponents Manchester City.

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  • Disney Child Stars: Then and Now

    Impossibly preppy as hoop-shooting schoolkid Troy Bolton in the ‘High School Musical’ series, Efron did his growing up pretty fast as soon as he graduated from the Mouse House. Zac will return in the sequel to ‘Bad Neighbours’ and plays the starring role in ‘We Are Your Friends’, a new drama from that Max off MTV’s ‘Catfish’. As the 12-year-old star of ‘The Parent Trap’, Lohan was the quintessential Disney kid – smiley of face, freckled of cheek and red of hair, li’l Lindsay was a poster child for good behaviour.

    Yahoo Movies UK
  • Inside one woman's 90-square-foot NY apartment

    The young fashion worker gave Curbed a 'tour' of her apartment to show how she has sacrificed on space to live in the upscale West Village neighborhood, where she can count Courtney Love, Brooke Shields and Calvin Klein as neighbors.

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  • 'What Colour Is This Dress?' Debate Swamps Web

    A picture of a two-tone dress has gone viral after it prompted a fierce debate over whether it was white and gold - or blue and black. Kim Kardashian tweeted: "What color is that dress? Taylor Swift said: "I don't understand this odd dress debate and I feel like it's a trick somehow.

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  • Mexico captures Knights Templar drug cartel leader

    Mexico's most wanted drug lord Servando Gomez, whose Knights Templar cartel smuggled drugs to the US and iron ore to China, was finally captured, without a shot fired. The former teacher nicknamed "La Tuta" was detained by federal police as he left a house in Morelia, capital of western Michoacan state, hiding his face with a scarf and cap, officials said. Gomez, 49, was taken to Mexico City and frog-marched in front of television cameras, wearing a black sweater and jeans as two masked federal police officers held him down by the neck and led him into a helicopter.

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  • Assad 'can't help fight against IS'

    Syrian dictator Bashar Assad cannot be a partner in the fight against the extremism of Islamic State (IS), Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond and his French counterpart Laurent Fabius have said in a joint article. In the article for French newspaper Le Monde, Mr Hammond and Mr Fabius called for a political settlement to create a unity government in Syria which can work with the international community to defeat IS - also known as Isis or Isil. Mr Hammond and Mr Fabius said it was clear that Assad was "fighting to improve his public image" by presenting himself as a bulwark against chaos in the region and by offering a six-week halt to shelling of a civilian area of the city of Aleppo.

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  • Premium Bonds: You're 2,000 times more likely to win £1m than ... zilch

    NS&I Premium Bonds are a more attractive alternative to savings accounts than you thinkHere is a sentence to cheer many a beleaguered saver: put the maximum £40,000 into Premium Bonds and you are nearly 2,000 times more likely to win £1m than

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  • Tesco close 43 stores and staff pension scheme despite productive Christmas

    Tesco has revealed it plans to close 43 unprofitable stores across the UK and a “significant proportion” will be local convenience shops. Amidst the planned closure of 43 unsuccessful stores, the firm is also shelving plans to open a further 49 new “very large” stores. In addition, Tesco announced that they would be closing its staff pension scheme, making cuts of £250million and reducing overheads by 30%. This latest revelation in a series of accounting scandals, which saw the departure of various senior executives, comes after two years of troubles as the supermarket has suffered falling sales and profit warnings.

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  • Parents of slain journalist: Next 'Jihadi John' is on way

    The parents of an American journalist beheaded by the Islamic State group say they are surprised a college-educated, London-raised man is the masked militant known as "Jihadi John" from the video of their son's slaying but also realize stopping him won't end the bloodshed. The Foleys spoke about the front man for IS murder videos with reporters before they participated in a forum at the University of Arizona on the growing dangers journalists face in conflict areas.

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  • British tourist 'trips over sleeping flight attendant' on BA flight

    A British holidaymaker has received £2,000 in compensation – from her own lawyer – after she claimed she tripped over a sleeping flight attendant on a British Airways flight. Shaunna Baynes, from Dagenham, east London, received the payout from her solicitor as an apology after he missed a deadline to bring court proceedings against the Heathrow-based carrier.

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  • Formula 1 - Michael Schumacher's mountain 'refuge' sold - for £1.8m

    Petter Birkrem, from the estate agent handling the sale, described the property to Norway's DN newspaper as Schumacher's "refuge from the media pursuit he has suffered throughout his life". Before a skiing accident in 2014 in which he suffered serious head trauma, Schumacher and his family spent several months a year staying in the lodge enjoying winter sports.

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  • Pregnant Frankie Bridge Shows Off Baby Bump On Holiday, Jokes About Having 'A Big Lunch'

    Pregnant Frankie Bridge is definitely having fun on her holiday getaway, finding time to joke that her growing baby bump was actually a food baby! Frankie announced her pregnancy last month, tweeting: "So excited to tell you that Wayne & I are expecting another baby later this year.

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  • Fraudster conned way out of prison

    A fraudster escaped from jail after fooling prison staff into believing he had been released on bail, a court heard. Neil Moore, 28, was on remand at Wandsworth Prison in south west London, when he sent a letter to wardens posing as the court service. In it he claimed that he had been granted bail, ensuring he was able to walk out of prison, London's Southwark Crown Court heard.

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  • Mapped: 10 years of Britain's house price boom (and bust) - Telegraph

    In stark contrast, the total value of housing across the North West, North East and Yorkshire & Humber has only risen by £42bn, contributing to just 3pc of the value growth of UK housing stock over 10 years. The growth in the total housing in London and the South East has been 12 times that of the Midlands and the North. "Economic growth has been in the larger cities, and those areas with a high proportion of public sector jobs have had a tough time. The North East is a relatively small economy with a high reliance on the public sector.

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  • Rare hole-punch clouds create spectacle in the sky

    The cloud formation seen above British Columbia, Canada and Washington State this past month are called Hole-punch clouds or Fallstreak holes.

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