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  • Myleene Klass Spells A Rude Word On Countdown - And It Gets Approved By Dictionary Corner!

    In an episode due to air today (28th), Myleene joins Susie Dent in Dictionary Corner again, and managed to offer up an impressive eight-letter word, beating the other contestants who had managed the seven-letter 'ghosted'. The problem was, it was a "rude one," as she told the show's host Nick Hewer.

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  • Bob Geldof Marries Jeanne Marine After Nineteen Years Together

    The Geldof family had something to smile about this weekend after 63-year-old Bob Geldof got hitched to his long-term partner Jeanne Marine. It is thought that the rocker said 'I do' in an intimate ceremony in the Rayol Canadel Sur Mer in the South of France, with the lovebirds hoping to keep their nuptials secret but Bob's eldest daughter, 32-year-old Fifi, let the cat out of the bag. Fi was seen to be getting into a panic about not having her passport in back in time for the family's trip across the English channel and then raised eyebrows when she described herself and her fiancé, Andrew Robertson, as 'wedding w*nkers' before clarifying that it wasn't them who were tying the knot.

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  • Coffins arrive at Indonesian prison as executions near

    Ambulances carrying coffins arrived Tuesday at a prison island and relatives paid final visits to their condemned loved ones in a sign that Indonesia will imminently execute eight foreigners and one Indonesian man, despite an international outcry and pleas for mercy. The nine inmates, all convicted on drug charges, were given 72-hour notices over the weekend that they would be executed by a firing squad, prompting a flurry of last-minute lobbying by foreign leaders. Indonesia has not said exactly when the executions will take place.

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  • Cost of ten-year mortgages starts to rise

    As First Direct and Nationwide withdraw their ten-year fixed rate mortgages of 2.89pc, are other mortgages also set to rise from record lows? First Direct has this week increased its market-leading 2.89pc deal to 3.09pc. What is not clear is whether First Direct's repricing of the deal - which sees the rate jump a considerable 7pc - indicates a wider trend of fixed-rate deals beginning to creep back up from all-time lows.

    Telegraph
  • Picture shows wreckage of overturned caravan on M5

    A CARAVAN overturned on the M5 today.

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  • Keith Harris Dies: Orville Ventriloquist's Life In Pictures (10 photos)

    Ventriloquist Keith Harris, famous for his act with his puppet duck Orville, died today aged 67, his agent said. Robert C Kelly said Harris, whom he described as a "thoroughly decent man", was first diagnosed with cancer in 2013 and became ill again in

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  • Kate Middleton May Have Passed her Due Date and Might Be Induced

    The Great Kate Wait continues across the world for the royal baby who is now thought to be passed due.

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  • Simon Cowell Cuddles Baby Eric In Bed And Watches The Lion King In Adorable Photo

    Simon Cowell is back to proving that he is a hands-on dad after sharing another photo of himself spending some quality time with fourteen-month-old son, Eric. Taking to his Twitter account to share the candid snap, the pic shows father and son cuddling up in bed, with Eric absolutely engrossed in The Lion King, which is playing on an iPad that Si is holding up. Accompanying the cutesy post with the simple caption: "After watching the Jungle Book 1000 times we have moved onto the Lion King", the 55-year-old music mogul couldn't look more relaxed as he soaked in some quality time with his little'un.

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  • Romeo Beckham Bursts Into Tears After Completing The Junior London Marathon

    Romeo Beckham has had his entire family gushing about how proud they are of him after completing the junior London Marathon in just under twenty minutes earlier today, but it looks as though the pressure of the run may have become too much for the twelve year old, who was papped bursting into tears after the race. This is just the cutest thing ever, cheer up Romeo - you did amazingly! The Burberry model was quickly surrounded by Victoria and David Beckham, as well as big brother Brooklyn and little brother Cruz, who all tried to comfort the tearful runner as he found himself getting a little bit overwhelmed.

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  • Nurse jailed for raping patients

    A nurse who filmed himself raping two unconscious women patients in a hospital accident and emergency department has been jailed for 18 years. Andrew Hutchinson, 29, carried out the sickening attacks on the women while they were in his care at Oxford's John Radcliffe Hospital in 2011 and 2012, having drunk too much on nights out. Because they were unconscious at the time, none of his victims knew they had been attacked until police investigating Hutchinson painstakingly pieced together what had happened.

    Press Association
  • Motorists face new rules for hiring vehicles abroad

    British drivers wishing to hire a car abroad will need to take a special code with them from 8 June, the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency said on Monday. Motorists wanting to hire a vehicle will be required to have a code, which will be obtainable by logging into the DVLA website, to show convictions for driving offences. The code is being introduced as the paper counterpart on UK driving licences - which records endorsement and fines - will be fully computerised in June and the DVLA has advised motorists to destroy paper counterparts after 8 June.

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  • Bitter Boss Whose Nurse Left Over Long Hours Gives Her Final Wages In Mountain Of 2p Coins

    A bitter hospital boss whose nurse quit over her long hours paid her final month's salary in coins worth 2p. Genji Hsing left her job at a clinic, only to get her final wages in several huge plastic bags containing near-worthless currency. Hsing, 34, was even told to count out the mountain of coins before she was allowed to take it home in Taiwan's Taichung City.

    Yahoo News.
  • Mariah Carey Slams Ex Husband Nick Cannon In Latest Song 'Infinity' - OUCH

    Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon might have been trying to make us believe that there were no bitter, heartbroken, nasty feelings between them after they filed for divorce last year, but Mariah's latest song proves that their relationship is anything but amicable. Eek, step aside Taylor Swift - there's a new Queen of Slay in town. The 45-year-old music icon dropped her new single 'Infinity' yesterday, and originally we were so excited by the 90s-esque vibe of her tune that we almost didn't notice the jibes that she was making against her ex.

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  • Katie Hopkins wades into beach body row

    Katie Hopkins has waded into the controversy surrounding an advert which asks “Are you beach body ready?” as a petition calling for its removal gathers tens of thousands of signatures. The Protein World advert, which appears in London Underground stations, features a model in a bikini and is advertising the brand’s weight loss collection. Hopkins has added her voice to an ongoing Twitter storm, referring to “angry chubsters” – and Protein World’s head of marketing said it is “great” that she has got involved.

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  • The British towns where fraudsters steal £1,203 per person

    One is a Labour stronghold and among London's poorest boroughs, the other is a well-to-do commuter town in the Home Counties. But the residents of East Ham in Newham, London and Hatfield in Hertfordshire, have at least one thing in common they are three times more likely to be impersonated by fraudsters than elsewhere in the country. Sixteen people for every 10,000 living in East Ham and 12 for every 10,000 in Hatfield were victims of fraud in the past year, according to data compiled for Telegraph Money.

    Telegraph
  • Starvation diet that can reverse type 2 diabetes

    Cutting-edge: One of the most effective ways to tackle type 2 diabetes is to lose weight. One of the most effective ways to tackle type 2 diabetes is to lose weight, and it seems that dramatic weight loss may be particularly beneficial for blood-sugar levels.

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  • Teen left with cauliflower ear after piercing goes wrong

    A student who was left with an unsightly cauliflower ear following a botched piercing says she wishes she had listened to her mother who told her not to get it done. Remmie, 18, had a thick bar put through her ear as an act of teenage rebellion, and initially hoped it would make her stand out from the crowd.

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  • River Monsters a whopper for Bristol production company

    The remote Kali River in the Himalayas is home to a flesh-eating monster that has carried out fatal attacks on Indian and Nepalese villagers over two decades. The fisherman’s name was Jeremy Wade. He has now become the frontman for one of the most successful fishing series of all time, River Monsters, which has been broadcast in 100 countries in 20 languages.

    Telegraph
  • First-look at Fifty Shades Darker as release date is announced

    Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson reprise their roles in the follow-up to Fifty Shades of Grey – released in cinemas on 10th February 2017

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  • 17 Must-Have Products For Travelling With Children (17 photos)

    If there's only one travel family buy you invest in this summer, it should probably be this ride-on suitcase. This one also doubles up as a safety measure as it has reins so you can keep ahold of your little one.

    Yahoo Lifestyle