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January 16, 2019 4:45 AM Trump's White House DOUBLES cost of US government shutdown as 800,000 STILL without pay

US PRESIDENT Donald Trump’s administration has doubled the estimated cost to the US economy caused by a partial government shutdown over the Mexico border wall funding row. The US government has been partially “shut down” for the longest period in American history. The measure came into force shortly before Christmas because Trump could not secure funding 470

January 15, 2019 7:46 AM Online fashion retailer Boohoo raises revenue target after strong Christmas

While rival ASOS issued a profit warning before Christmas, Boohoo saw sales jump in the UK and US market. The owner of Nasty Gal and Pretty Little Thing said revenue rose 44% to £328.2m in the four months to 31 December, up from £228.2m a year earlier. In the UK, revenues rose 33% to £180m and US sales jumped 78% to £70.4m. Boohoo now expects revenues 115

January 14, 2019 2:38 PM Pawel Adamowicz, Gdansk mayor, dies after stabbing at charity event

The mayor of the Polish city of Gdansk has died in hospital a day after being stabbed at a charity event. Pawel Adamowicz, 53, was attacked on stage in front of hundreds of people on Sunday. He was hospitalised for serious abdominal injuries and underwent five hours of surgery. A 27-year-old with a criminal record has been arrested over the attack. Police 100

January 14, 2019 12:05 AM Toby Nye: Leeds United pay tribute after sick boy dies

A six-year-old boy who had been suffering from cancer and developed a special relationship with Leeds United has died just days after his birthday. Toby Nye had high-risk neuroblastoma, a rare form of cancer, which spreads rapidly across the body. Stars from the club have paid tribute to the youngster and said they were "heartbroken". Chairman Andrea 115

January 13, 2019 3:24 PM James Jordan: ‘It’s taken a beating’ Dancing On Ice star spills on sex life with wife Ola

JAMES JORDAN, who wowed viewers on Dancing On Ice last week, has opened up on his sex life with wife Ola revealing they are no longer “going at it like rabbits” due to his recent weight loss. “I would love to tell you we’ve been going at it like rabbits since I lost all the weight but the opposite is the truth,” he explained. “It’s nice that I can see it again 121

January 13, 2019 3:08 AM Ivanka Trump ‘STORMS OUT’ of controversial Dick Cheney movie ‘Vice’ with husband Jared

FIRST-DAUGHTER Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner left early from a screening of the controversial movie Vice, which chronicles the rise of former Vice-President Dick Cheney, according to reports. He was joined by First Lady Melania on Christmas Eve, though she returned to Mar-a-Lago before the new year with the couple’s son, Barron, and her parents 100

January 9, 2019 2:35 PM Buyer 'willing to pay £100,000 for Port Talbot Banksy'

Someone is willing to pay about £100,000 for the Banksy on a garage in Port Talbot, an art dealer has said. Garage owner Ian Lewis has received several approaches from private collectors hoping to buy the piece. Art dealer and Banksy expert John Brandler said his client would offer a six-figure sum "because it fits nicely into his collection". Mr Lewis 108

January 9, 2019 11:28 AM Chloe Madeley: 'You're making me angry' Star's dad Richard talked BREXIT on her wedding

CHLOE MADELEY, who is the daughter of TV presenter Richard Madeley, 62, admitted she was left angry by her father after he discussed Brexit on her wedding day. Chloe Madeley, 31, tied the knot with rugby star James Haskell, 33, back in December, but revealed it wasn’t all plain sailing. Speaking on Lorraine, she spilled: “We [Chloe and Richard] had a moment 98

January 7, 2019 10:46 PM Orthodox Christmas 2019: When do Orthodox Christians celebrate Christmas?

ORTHODOX Christians celebrate Christmas on a different day compared to other Christians, but when is the celebration of Christ’s birthday in Orthodox countries? While many Christians celebrate Christmas on December 25, there are some Orthodox Christians who celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ in January. Orthodox Christians in central and eastern Europe 111

January 7, 2019 5:27 PM Kevin Spacey denies groping teenage barman as he appears in court for first time

Spacey had tried to avoid appearing at the hearing but a judge refused and he was forced to face the world's media. It is the first case against him to be prosecuted since a number of sex assault and harassment claims were made at the end of 2017. The actor lost high-profile roles, including his leading part in House of Cards, and disappeared from public 96