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- Man evicted from hospital for blocking bed for two yearsA hospital applies for a court order to remove a patient who had occupied a bed "unnecessarily".
- Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry: 'Widespread abuse' in children's homesChildren's homes run by church and charities in Northern Ireland were the scene of widespread abuse and mistreatment of young residents, a report finds.
- British man dies working on Qatar 2022 World Cup stadiumA 40-year old British man has died while working at a flagship venue in Qatar, organisers say.
- Labour MPs could vote against leadership on BrexitDozens of Labour MPs might oppose the party's leadership if there is a vote on Article 50, the BBC understands.
- Paedophile Adam Isaac groomed boys on MinecraftA man who groomed young boys through the online game Minecraft has been jailed for two years and eight months.
- The Print Room casts white actors in Chinese rolesThe Print Room, in Notting Hill, West London, has been branded 'racist' after they cast four white actors in East Asian roles in a new production of Howard Barker's play In The Depths Of ...
- Farage arrives in Washington for Trump's inauguration The former Ukip leader, the first British politician to meet Mr Trump after his election win, posed with Lord Ashcroft, Governor Phil Bryant and Arron Banks outside the Mayflower Hotel
- Corbyn insists he has NOT whipped his MPs on Article 50The Government is expected to lose a Supreme Court case on Theresa May's power to trigger Article 50 of the EU treaties without a Commons vote.
- Helen Bailey's fiance 'went white when passport was found'Ian Stewart, 56, of Royston, Hertfordshire, is accused of drugging and killing the Electra Brown writer in a financially motivated plot last year.
- Italy avalanche rescuers find eight people ALIVE in hotelEight people have been found alive beneath an avalanche that hit the village of Farindola in the Italian Alps on Wednesday just hours after rescuers said they would not give up hope.
- Can Donald Trump still be stopped? After prostitute claims, how the President-elect could be prevented from taking officeCould allegations that Trump arranged for prostitutes to urinate on the hotel bed where the Obamas had slept bar him from the White House?
- Donald Trump inauguration LIVE: Protesters gather in their millions as America prepares to swear in 45th PresidentBillionaire businessman Donald Trump is to make history as he is sworn into office at the inauguration ceremony in Washington
- What time is Donald Trump's inauguration as President? Who is attending and all you need to know about the schedule as he takes office in 2017US President-elect Donald Trump will take office on January 20. Here are the traditions and quirks of the day - plus how to watch the Inauguration in the UK
- Transfer news LIVE: Manchester United, Arsenal, Liverpool and Chelsea latest from the January windowFollow all of the latest transfer news, rumours, gossip and done deals as they happen
- Dramatic footage shows raging truck fire on M25 which caused traffic gridlock after shutting motorway in both directionsThe HGV caught fire on the clockwise section of the motorway between junction 27 for the M11 and junction 28 for the A12
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- Donald Trump inauguration: Countdown to swearing in the new US President live
- Memo to TV bosses: Please keep 'A Question of Sport’ as it is
- Pound slides on weak UK retail sales and FTSE 100 remains subdued as caution prevails before Trump inauguration
- Cartier Panthère: the relaunch of a Eighties icon
- Jubilant Trump awaits inauguration as US presidentProperty tycoon turned politician vows to make America ‘greater than ever before’
- Trump’s inaugural show rolls in to a divided AmericaThe swearing-in of the new president will be greeted with both joy and trepidation
- Inauguration of Donald Trump – LiveCoverage of the swearing in ceremony of the 45th president of the US
- Timetable for taking power: Trump’s big dayMuch ceremony at the 2017 inauguration but the new president could deliver surprises
- Hammond says Brexit squeeze is hitting UK householdsChancellor says higher prices ahead as new data show retail sales falling
- Man with biggest penis in world registered DISABLED as HALF METRE member needs OWN PILLOWTHE MAN with the world’s longest penis at HALF A METRE has refused to have a reduction in order to have a normal sex life and wants to be a porn star.
- BREAKING: Huge explosion near Oxford University leaves one dead and street on lockdownA HUGE explosion near Oxford University has left one woman dead and thrown a part of the city into chaos.
- 'We WILL do a deal with Britain' EU chief says bloc won't let trade fall off a cliff edgeBRUSSELS' trade chief has vowed to stop trade relations with Britain falling off a cliff edge after Brexit in a major boost to Theresa May's negotiating team.
- Italy avalanche latest: Eight people including young girl found ALIVE buried in the snowRESCUE workers have miraculously discovered eight survivors from the frozen wreckage of Italy's Hotel Rigopiano after it was decimated by an avalanche.
- Nick Robinson spears 'DELUDED' Salmond over IndyRef 2 claims in brutal BBC interviewNICK ROBINSON clashed with Alex Salmond after he claimed he was confident Scotland would leave the United Kingdom if it holds a second independence referendum.
- Donald Trump inauguration: the world holds its breath – live coverageTrump pledges to make America ‘greater than ever’ Reports: Trump associates investigated for Russia links Soros brands Trump a ‘would-be dictator’ doomed to fail DeploraBall: Trump lover...
- Italy avalanche: six people found alive in hotel rubbleFire brigade working to free survivors who have been located following avalanche that flattened a hotel in central Italy Six people have been found alive in a ski resort hotel in central...
- Corbyn's choice to fight Copeland byelection rejected by local partyGillian Troughton’s selection for tough contest next month in west Cumbria will be seen as victory for Labour moderates Jeremy Corbyn’s preferred choice as Labour candidate for the Copel...
- Police Taser their own race relations adviser in BristolIPCC to investigate incident in which man who worked to improve police links with black community mistaken for wanted man The police watchdog has launched an investigation after officers...
- Philip Hammond blames Tony Blair for Brexit voteChancellor tells Davos audience ex-PM’s failure to control flow of eastern European workers fuelled anti-immigration views Tony Blair’s failure to control the flow of workers from easter...
- RSS Feed Moving (scotsman.com)We are about to release our new site with a new look, feel and structure. Part of this release will involve the creation of new RSS feeds and the decommissioning of the current ones. Plea...
- The Rumour Mill: Tuesday's football news and gossipIn today's Rumour Mill: All the build-up to tonight's big match in Spain; Craig Brown linked with Northern Ireland vacancy; Rangers finance boss quits; plus the rest o
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- 'My views unwelcome north of the border', says PGA chief Sandy JonesSANDY Jones, the chief executive of the PGA, has said he feels his opinions on Scottish golf are unwelcome in certain quarters and claimed the skills within his organisation a
- Interview: Lee McConnell, athleteWITH the Olympic Games now almost within touching distance, the next year is mapped out for Lee McConnell, as it is for every other athlete who hopes to be in the Great Britai
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- Ione Wells: How I found a way to help others after the nightmare of being sexually assaultedIn April this year student Ione Wells published a powerful open letter to the teenager who sexually assaulted her as she walked home in Camden, north London. Waiving her right to anonymi...
- How people are protesting Trump’s presidency in the UKbridges-getty-lnpsimonrobb85© Licensed to London News Pictures. 20/01/2017. London, UK. As part of the 'Bridges not Walls' campaign of national demonstrations against Donald Trump, a banner is suspended from Lambeth Bridge in London showing the Houses of Parliamnet. Donald Trump will attend his inauguration ceremony in Washington later today. Photo credit: Ben Cawthra/LNPepa05733760 Demonstrators drop a banner that reads 'Build Bridges not Walls' from Tower Bridge in London, Britain 20 January 2017 during a protest against the inauguration of Donald Trump. Trump won the 08 November 2016 election to become the next US President. EPA/FACUNDO ARRIZABALAGALONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 20: A banner reading "Migrants Welcome Here" is unfurled on Westminster Bridge on January 20, 2017 in London, England. To protest against the inauguration of Donald Trump in the US, the "Bridges Not Walls" campaign group are dropping banners from over fifty bridges across the UK, showing solidarity with those in the USA who are fearing the possible consequences of Trump's election. (Photo by Leon Neal/Getty Images)BATH, ENGLAND - JANUARY 20: A man passes a banner reading "Build bridges not walls" that has been displayed on a bridge on North Parade on January 20, 2017 in Bath, England. The banner drop in Bath is part of a series of events across the world aimed at expressing disproval at today's inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th U.S. president. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)© Licensed to London News Pictures. 20/01/2017. London, UK. As part of the 'Bridges not Walls' campaign of national demonstrations against Donald Trump, members of the LGBT community suspended a banner from Vauxhall Bridge in London reading "QUEER SOLIDARITY SMASHES BORDERS". Donald Trump will attend his inauguration ceremony in Washington later today. Photo credit: Ben Cawthra/LNPLONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 20: Protestors hold a banner reading "Open Hearts Open Borders" on Westminster Bridge on January 20, 2017 in London, England. To protest against the inauguration of Donald Trump in the US, the "Bridges Not Walls" campaign group are dropping banners from over fifty bridges across the UK, showing solidarity with those in the USA who are fearing the possible consequences of Trump's election. (Photo by Leon Neal/Getty Images)Activists from the Bridges not Walls movement display messages on Tower Bridge in London on January 20, 2017 to coincide with the inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States. Trump will be sworn in as the 45th president of the United States on January 20 -- capping his improbable journey to the White House and beginning a four-year term that promises to shake up Washington and the world. The Bridges not Walls movement dropped banners with themed messages from London bridges across the Thames as an act of defiance against Trump's inauguration and to amplify their message against what they say is a rise of new far right politics in western democracies. / AFP PHOTO / Daniel LEAL-OLIVASDANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images Protests have been organised over the next few days.
- Man jailed for trying to sneak Iraqi man through Channel Tunnel in his bootibrahim-erkal-swns-gettytanveermann1Ibrahim Erkal a people smuggler. See National copy NNIRAQ: A people smuggler has been jailed after he was caught trying to sneak an Iraqi man through the Channel Tunnel - in his boot. Ibrahim Erkal claimed he had been on a two day Paris on a "sight-seeing trip" when suspicious Border Force officers stopped his Mercedes. A search of the vehicle found the illegal migrant hidden beneath sheets of cardboard in the boot and an investigation found that the 34-year-old had been in contact with the illegal immigrant using his mobile phone.People smuggler is jailed after he was caught trying to sneak an Iraqi man through the Channel Tunnel in his boot Ibrahim Erkal Credit Getty The illegal migrant was found hidden beneath sheets of cardboard in the boot. gettyimages-491979746
- The Obamas prepare to leave the White House for the final time ahead of Trump’s inaugurationmovingtanveermann1People move boxes during U.S. President Barack Obama's last full day at the White House in Washington, U.S., January 19, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri GripasWASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 05: U.S. President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, and daughters Malia (L) and Sasha (R) pose for a family portrait with their pets Bo and Sunny in the Rose Garden of the White House on Easter Sunday, April 5, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Pete Souza/The White House via Getty Images)A man moves boxes during U.S. President Barack Obama's last full day at the White House in Washington, U.S., January 19, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri GripasUS President-elect Donald Trump and Melania Trump arrive to a reception and dinner at Union Station in Washington, DC on January 19, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / MANDEL NGANMANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty ImagesA man looks at U.S. flag on the top of the White House in Washington, U.S., January 19, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripasepa05731964 Picture frames that once displayed photographs of President Barack Obama now sit empty in the West Wing of the White House in Washington, DC, USA, 19 January 2017. Donald Trump will be sworn in as the next President of the United States on 20 January 2017. EPA/JIM LO SCALZOMoving van outside the White House on January 20, 1993. The day has finally come.
- The best classic Donald Trump quotes to get you in the mood for his inaugurationWorld leaders with the most valuable homesimigroome3CLEVELAND, OH - JULY 21: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gives two thumbs up to the crowd during the evening session on the fourth day of the Republican National Convention on July 21, 2016 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump received the number of votes needed to secure the party's nomination. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Cleveland, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. The four-day Republican National Convention kicked off on July 18. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)DALLAS, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at the American Airlines Center on September 14, 2015 in Dallas, Texas. More than 20,000 tickets have been distributed for the event. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images) 'It’s like a magnet. Just kiss. I don’t even wait.'
- Missing teenager feared to have travelled to London to meet man from internetAD_232132889.jpggeorgiadiebelius1molly2 (2).jpgMolly Davidson with mum Julie. See NTI story NTIMISSING; The family of a missing teenager who is feared to have fled to London to meet a man she met online say they are frantic with worry. Molly Davidson is 19 but has learning difficulties, meaning she has a mental age of 13 and is very vulnerable. Molly, of Sutton-in-Ashfield, who also has epilepsy, has not been seen or heard from since Monday, when she was spotted at Nottingham's Broadmarsh bus station, at about 1.15pm. Her worried family believe she got a National Express coach to London's Victoria bus station, and then went to meet a youth she has been chatting to online for around six months, according to reports from her friends.Molly Davidson with mum Julie, dad Antony, brother Sam and dog Murphy in October 2011. See NTI story NTIMISSING; The family of a missing teenager who is feared to have fled to London to meet a man she met online say they are frantic with worry. Molly Davidson is 19 but has learning difficulties, meaning she has a mental age of 13 and is very vulnerable. Molly, of Sutton-in-Ashfield, who also has epilepsy, has not been seen or heard from since Monday, when she was spotted at Nottingham's Broadmarsh bus station, at about 1.15pm. Her worried family believe she got a National Express coach to London's Victoria bus station, and then went to meet a youth she has been chatting to online for around six months, according to reports from her friends.Molly Davidson with grandfathers Stuart Davidson (left) and Mick Buncall (right). See NTI story NTIMISSING; The family of a missing teenager who is feared to have fled to London to meet a man she met online say they are frantic with worry. Molly Davidson is 19 but has learning difficulties, meaning she has a mental age of 13 and is very vulnerable. Molly, of Sutton-in-Ashfield, who also has epilepsy, has not been seen or heard from since Monday, when she was spotted at Nottingham's Broadmarsh bus station, at about 1.15pm. Her worried family believe she got a National Express coach to London's Victoria bus station, and then went to meet a youth she has been chatting to online for around six months, according to reports from her friends. She has the mental age of a 13-year-old.
- Man with world's biggest penis rejects chance of reduction because he prefers being famousRoberto Esquivel's penis measures 18.9 inches but he won't have it reduced because he prefers fame over a sex life.
- Council leader Jim Logue says addressing derelict Orrs building is town-centre priorityThe Airdrie Central councillor says North Lanarkshire could step in if necessary to ensure the landmark Airdrie building is finally redeveloped.
- Hibs fans didn't sing the "refugee" song at Rudi Skacel and his continued childish behaviour is becoming boringBlogger Jamie Montgomery insists the former Hearts man can't wait to have a dig at the Hibbies and that the Easter Road support have policed themselves pretty well over recent ...
- Australian Open tennis star Dan Evans raging at snub from former England cricketer Kevin PietersenEvans revealed his anger and embarrassment after his sporting hero refused to sign an autograph for the British tennis number two.
- Man charged after gun attack on Edinburgh home of gangster Robert KelbieA bullet smashed a bedroom window at the house in Ratho Station, Edinburgh, in September.
- It's England...or it's death: Migrants overpower French police at CalaisHUNDREDS more migrants have tried to storm the Channel Tunnel in the latest twist to the crisis.
- Boy, 17, drowns in canal after being chased by policeHEARTBROKEN witnesses of schoolboy's death have claimed they were prevented from trying to save the 17-year-old schoolboy who drowned in a canal.
- MH370 search boss: Wreckage 'very likely' to be from planePLANE wreckage found on a beach on the island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean is 'very likely' to be from missing flight MH370, say top officials.
- VIDEO: Man races with knife at police during domestic call outTHIS is the moment a knife-wielding man comes charging at two cops on a routine call out – and stabs one of them.
- LISTEN: Man calls 999 demanding police arrest HIS CAT after feline nabs baconA FUMING bacon buff rang police and demanded they arrest a cat after it ate his rashers.
- Ten-man Swansea defeat LaticsGylfi Sigurdsson struck either side of the interval to secure a deserved 2-0 victory for 10-man Swansea at the Premier League basement boys Wigan.
- Dunn snatches point for RoversDavid Dunn earned Blackburn a valuable point in the fight against relegation with a headed equaliser five minutes from time in a 1-1 draw against Aston Villa at Ewood Park.
- City stretch leadMario Balotelli again took centre stage as Manchester City saw off Bolton 2-0 to move five points clear at the top of the Barclays Premier League.
- Baggies pile pressure on AVBWest Brom defender Gareth McAuley increased the pressure on Chelsea boss Andre Villas-Boas with a late winner in the 1-0 Barclays Premier League clash at the Hawthorns.
- Van Persie bags brace at LiverpoolLiverpool paid for missing a penalty and hitting the post twice as Arsenal's Robin van Persie scored twice to snatch a late 2-1 Barclays Premier League victory at Anfield.
- Review: Professor Green at 02 Academy, BirminghamRapper Professor Green showed energy and enthusiasm in his Birmingham performance
- Lap dancing plan in Birmingham rejected after protests from blind charityBlind charity protests lead to application for Lace Gentlemens Club on John Bright Street being rejected
- Letisha Shakespeare and Charlene Ellis memorial education annual award scheme to endThe award scheme was set up in 2006 to help disadvantaged students achieve their career goals
- Man who died after suspected hit-and-run accident is namedPolice question 18-year-old after body found in Rugeley
- Kings Norton church sealed off after sex attackPolice investigate sexual assault near church at Kings Norton
- Britain shouldn’t get too excited by the prospect of a trade agreement with Donald TrumpIT WAS music to Brexiteers’ ears. In an interview with the Times and Germany’s Bild , Donald Trump revealed that he wanted a trade agreement between America and Britain “very quickly”. L...
- A bitter election looms in Northern IrelandAFTER a decade of relative stability, this week Northern Ireland witnessed a familiar scene from the past: a frustrated British minister announcing the dissolution of the Stormont Assemb...
- Britain’s doctors revolt against plans for a seven-day serviceGENERAL practitioners, pillars of British communities and the first points of contact for primary care, are mostly a mild-mannered bunch. But such has been the turmoil in the National He...
- Police in Britain want to keep more of the loot they confiscateFEW opportunities exist for interested buyers to lay their hands in a single evening on a string of racehorses, a pair of slightly worn Louis Vuitton trainers, four gold Krugerrand, a Ro...
- Hull hopes to revive its fortunes as Britain’s latest “City of Culture”JUST half an hour after opening time, it is already back-of-the-head viewing only at the Ferens art gallery in Hull. That must be rare for a smallish regional museum on a drizzly weekday...
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- Teva Bids for Mylan, Seeking to Create Biggest Generics FirmTeva Pharmaceutical has proposed to acquire rival Mylan for about $40 billion, a tie-up that would create the world’s biggest generic drug company by sales.
- Credit Suisse Profit RisesCredit Suisse posted an improved profit due, in part, to a pickup at its investment bank.
- Traders Wield Social MediaSome individual investors are building trading careers using social media as their primary tool.image
- Migrants' Trip Takes a Tragic TurnTheir overloaded and listing boat collided with a rescue vessel; its captain and a crewman have been detained.image
- Norway Steams Up Investors in PipelineInvestors in a gas pipeline are suing the government of Norway, usually seen as a safe place to do business, over changes they say will cost them billions of dollars.image
- Briton dies working on World Cup stadium in QatarA 40-year old British man has died while working at a flagship venue in Qatar, organisers say.
- Sex can influence doping test results - Russia's MutkoFemale doping results can be distorted if athletes have had sex in the days before a test, says Russia's Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko.
- Depay leaves Man Utd to join Lyon in £16m moveManchester United sell Memphis Depay to French club Lyon for a fee thought to be in the region of £16m.
- Dominant Federer eases past Berdych in MelbourneRoger Federer puts on a dominant display to beat 10th seed Tomas Berdych 6-2 6-4 6-4 in the third round of the Australian Open.
- Doctored documents & false family ties - East Timor's Brazilian footballers scamThe national team of East Timor is found to have fielded 12 ineligible Brazilian players across as many as 36 matches after changing birth and baptism documents.
- Michael Ruane's anonymity was nice while it lastedMichael Ruane has lived most of his life in poker obscurity, exactly how he wanted it. But those days are gone now that he's in the November Nine.
- WSOP: 50-year-old Cliff Josephy highlights 2016 November NineTwo-time World Series of Poker bracelet-winner Cliff Josephy is the chip leader of the 2016 WSOP main event, which reached its final table Monday.
- Vojtech Ruzicka takes top stack into Day 7 of 2016 WSOP main eventVojtech Ruzicka leads with 27 players left in the 2016 WSOP main event, with 50-year-old and two-time bracelet-winner Cliff Josephy just behind him.
- WSOP: On the brink on Day 6 of the main eventPlayers near the bottom of the chip counts on Day 6 of the WSOP main event have a paradox -- they're still in, but their chances of advancing are slim.
- WSOP: Jerry Wong holds lead with 80 left after Day 5 of main eventJerry Wong is one of three players with at least 10 million chips going into Day 6 of the 2016 WSOP main event, but it's a tight race up top.
- Tolstykh voted Russian FA chiefNikolai Tolstykh, ousted as head of the Russian Professional Football League (PFL) two years ago, was elected president of the country's Football Union (RFU) on Monday.
- Former league boss Tolstykh voted Russian FA chiefNikolai Tolstykh, ousted as head of the Russian Professional Football League (PFL) two years ago, was elected president of the country's Football Union (RFU) on Monday.
- Pienaar ruled outInjury has forced Everton midfielder Steven Pienaar to withdrawn from South Africa's squad due to play international friendlies this week.
- Partizan win marred by crowd troubleSerbian champions Partizan Belgrade came from behind to beat city rivals OFK 3-1 on Sunday, but their success was marred by serious crowd trouble among groups of their own fans.
- Slew set for spell on sidelinesOn-loan Oldham striker Jordan Slew suffered another injury setback during the 1-0 win over Portsmouth. Slew was hurt against Walsall and missed the Stevenage game, returning to parent cl...
- Game of Thrones tour of Dubrovnik is more than just fantasyGet to the heart of the Seven Kingdoms and discover the real King's Landing on this cruise ship excursion with a difference
- Gamescom 2013: Live updates on the news, gameplay footage, trailers and announcements from day threeIt's day three of gamescom 2013 and we have live news and updates coming direct from Cologne, Germany.
- Transfer news LIVE: All of Thursday's gossip, rumours and done deals as they happenWho? What? When? Where? How? Which? All those questions and more (possibly) answered in Thursday's transfer live blog
- Edinburgh TV festival LIVE: Follow GEITF news and live updates, as they happenLet us know your thoughts by leaving a comment below or tweeting us at @MirrorTVNews
- Ricky Gervais plans David Brent film based around hit YouTube series Learn To Play GuitarComedian is planning a David Brent film, album and world tour as he resurrects his most famous small screen character
- Stephanie Davis’ newborn son reaches his first milestone at one week old: ‘Tears of happiness’Stephanie Davis has celebrated her son turning a week old [Stephanie Davis/Instagram] The new mum gave birth to her baby boy last week after a difficult pregnancy. Sharing a sweet updat...
- Nadia Sawalha finally addresses blouse drama as Loose Women fans point out she's worn the same top five timesNadia Sawalha first wore the blouse on Loose Women on January 4 [ITV] The panellist has opted for the pink snakeskin print shirt for three weeks running. Nadia first wore the blouse on J...
- EastEnders: Roxy Mitchell set for a shock return after New Year's day death?The fan-favourite character and her sister Ronnie both died during the soap's dramatic New Year's Day episode. After getting drunk at Ronnie's wedding reception, the pair went for a midn...
- President Obama pens emotional final letter to America ahead of Donald Trump’s inaugurationBarack Obama penned an emotional final letter in his last day in the White House[The White House/Instagram] Donald Trump’s inauguration is finally upon us and the world awaits with bated...
- A Dog’s Purpose starring Dennis Quaid has premiere cancelled after accusations of animal abuseA video had suffered from the shoot wich showed a German shepherd being forced to perform in artificial rapids. Despite the dog's clear unwillingness to enter the choppy water, the crew ...
- Five-deal Friday: Everything's under $10! - CNETHere's a popular movie trilogy for $3. There's a classic game for a buck. Oh, and how about a freebie worth $295?
- Trump trades in Android phone for Secret Service-approved device - CNETTweeter-in-chief Donald Trump has been issued an ultra-secure phone due to hacking concerns.
- VR smells aren't just for porn, they're coming to games too - CNETA Japanese company will this year release VAQSO VR, a small cartridge that clips onto a VR headset and breathes scents to compliment the VR world you're in.
- Meitu denies selling collected user data, blames China - CNETThe company behind the viral beautification app has come out to explain the rationale behind the dodgy data collection code discovered by researchers.
- Japan adds phone chargers to buses in new trial - CNETSeeing that battery life drop when you're out in town can be horrifying, but hey, there's a bus for that.
- Despite pay revolt, BP shareholders sticking with DudleyLONDON (Reuters) - The future of Bob Dudley at the head of BP seems untarnished by shareholders' unusual rejection of his pay package as 99.6 percent of them also backed his re-appointmen...
- 'In' leads 'out' by a whisker in latest Brexit poll from YouGovLONDON (Reuters) - The "In" camp holds a one-point lead ahead of Britain's June 23 referendum on whether the country should remain in the European Union, according to an online opinion po...
- Ireland could have a government by next week - ministerDUBLIN (Reuters) - Ireland could have a government in place by next week, a senior minister from acting prime minister Enda Kenny's party said on Friday after it made some progress toward...
- Afghan air strike against Islamic State kills 40 - officialJALALABAD, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Afghan aircraft killed more than 40 fighters loyal to Islamic State in a raid in the eastern province of Nangarhar, officials said on Friday.
- G20 finance leaders under pressure to boost growthWASHINGTON (Reuters) - Financial leaders from the Group of 20 major economies scrambled on Friday for a way to keep global growth from stalling amid concerns about a drop-off in internati...
- Skull of Nosferatu director stolenThe skull of the director of 1920s silent horror movie classic Nosferatu has been stolen from his grave in Germany.
- German court finds "Bookkeeper of Auschwitz" guiltyA 94-year-old German man who worked as a bookkeeper at the Auschwitz death camp has been convicted of being an accessory to the murder of 300,000 people and sentenced to four years in pri...
- Scottish growth outstrips UK expansionSCOTTISH gross domestic product grew by 0.6 per cent in the first quarter of this year, ahead of 0.4 per cent expansion in the UK as a whole, official figures have revealed.
- Scots singer Finley Quaye kicked off-stage by music promoter for 'polluting his venue with b******t'The Scottish singer Finley Quaye, a star in the 1990s, has been ejected from the stage after the venue's owner objected to the 'bullsh*t' he was playing.
- Pub giant Wetherspoon issues warning over living wageSHARES in JD Wetherspoon fell by nearly seven per cent in morning trading after it warned the government's commitment to introducing a living wage has cast "considerable uncertainty" over...
- Grounds maintenance teams will cut back by not cutting backThe upkeep of private ground by Perth and Kinross Council was this week described as ''ludicrous''.
- Thousands brave cold for Dundee Christmas Light Night 2011The festive season officially arrived in Dundee on Friday as around 25,000 people braved the cold for the switching-on of the Christmas lights.
- 'New' name for Dundee street would be link to medieval pastA long-abandoned medieval street name could soon return to Dundee.
- Lingerie boss Michelle Mone's Carnoustie kitchen all part of her great support for Erskine charityAn Angus couple this week told how Scottish lingerie tycoon Michelle Mone cooked for them in their home — and then did the washing up!
- VIDEO: Gordon Brown contributes to student's football-themed documentaryA Fife university student enrolled the help of the former Prime Minister to make a moving documentary about the Blue Brazil.
- A look at the new coins coming into circulation this year - including the £1, 50p and £2The new 12-sided £1 coin has been getting a lot of attention but what else is new for 2017?
- Rhys Healey unlikely to go on loan as Warnock hopes he can contribute to Cardiff City's Championship survivalThe young striker looks set to remain at Cardiff City as Warnock is short of attacking options
- The formidable England XV heading to face Wales in the Six Nations and the Welshmen they're likely to be up againstEven though former captain Chris Robshaw and the Vunipola brothers, Billy and Mako, will be missing through injury, and Joe Marler is unlikely to be fit for the trip across the bord...
- Wales Under-20s squad revealed: Coach Jason Strange retains seven Grand Slam winners from last seasonThe age-grade side won a fantastic Grand Slam last season and Strange has shown his hand for the title defence
- Kingsley Jones picks strong Newport Gwent Dragons team as bid to reach Euro quarter-finals comes to a climax at Pool Three leaders BriveNewport Gwent Dragons kept alive their hopes of reaching the knock-out stage of Europe’s Challenge Cup for a third season in a row by beating Russians Enisei STM 34-10 at Rodney Par...
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- Pageantry, protests to mark the start of Trump's U.S. presidencyBy Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Donald Trump will be sworn in on Friday as the 45th president of the United States, taking power over a divided country after a savage campaign an...
- The Gambia's president Adama Barrow wants strong UK tiesThe new Gambian president has told Sky News that he considers the UK to be his country's number one trading partner. In his first interview with a British media outlet, Adama Barrow told ...
- Italy avalanche: Eight people rescued from Hotel RigopianoEight people - including two young girls - have been rescued from the Italian hotel buried in an avalanche on Wednesday, according to news reports. Italian media say police have confirmed...
- No longer 'realistic' to exclude Assad from Syria deal: TurkeyTurkey said on Friday it was no longer "realistic" to insist on a solution to the Syria conflict without President Bashar al-Assad.
- Smoke, fire hinder search for bodies under collapsed Tehran mallThick smoke and fire were hampering the search for the bodies of at least 20 firefighters under the rubble of a collapsed 17-storey building in Tehran more than a day after the blaze beg...
- May Leads Tory Rivals In Race To Become PMTheresa May wins the backing of the Foreign Secretary, as Boris Johnson claims Remain supporters have been consumed by "hysteria".Andrea Leadsom and Theresa May
- Corporation Tax Cut To Cushion Brexit BlowGeorge Osborne promises to slash corporation tax to at least 15%, saying Britain must show it is "still open for business".George Osborne
- Deals Worth Billions Put On Ice After BrexitThe auction of TopShop's store cards issuer has been put on hold following the EU referendum, Sky News understands.A general view shows the Tata Steel works in Scunthorpe
- Lawyers Demand Commons Vote On BrexitLawyers argue the outcome of the EU referendum is not "legally binding" without a parliamentary debate and vote.The EU and the Union flags fly outside The European Commission Representati...
- EgyptAir Crash: Human Remains Recovered At SeaHuman remains recovered at the crash site of EgyptAir flight MS804 will be handed to coroners and prosecutors at Alexandria port.Man scours sea for signs of EgyptAir debris
- Jezki in eagerly awaited returnJezki makes his long-awaited return to action in the Race Displays Event Signage Hurdle at Navan on Saturday.
- Ajayi: Play-offs a close callMiami Dolphins running back Jay Ajayi believes that this year's play-offs are so tight that he couldn't pick a winner from the final four teams remaining.
- Symonds keen to test Don BersyDon Bersy could have another outing before his planned run in the Victor Ludorum Juvenile Hurdle at Haydock next month.
- WWE: Good Week, Bad WeekIt is now less than two weeks until WWE arrives in San Antonio, Texas for one of the biggest Royal Rumbles in history.
- Hales doubt for Kolkata clashEngland batsman Alex Hales will undergo an X-ray on arrival in Kolkata after injuring the little finger on his right hand.