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October 20, 2018 1:15 PM Luke Cage: Netflix cancels another Marvel show

The Marvel show, which launched to a lot of excitement in 2016 and was helmed by Mike Colter, lasted two seasons. But "unfortunately, Marvel's Luke Cage will not return for a third season," Marvel and Netflix said in a joint statement. "Everyone at Marvel Television and Netflix is grateful to the dedicated showrunner, writers, cast and crew who brought 8

September 26, 2018 7:05 AM Frank Parker dead: Days of Our Lives star dies aged 79 following Parkinson's battle

FRANK PARKER, who was widely known for starring as Grandpa Shawn Brady on Days of Our Lives, has died aged 79, following a battle with Parkinson’s and Dementia. According to his obituary on Legacy.com, he suffered with Parkinson’s and Dementia. Today, a rosary will be held at Saint Mary's Catholic Church in Vacaville, California in his memory 10

September 8, 2018 1:17 AM Three pilots hailed as heroes after a July crash in Durango, Mexico, are fired by a Mexican airline

Three pilots hailed as heroes for saving lives of 103 people when Aeromexico flight crashed are FIRED as it's revealed a trainee was at the controls during take-off Three pilots celebrated as heroes aboard the Aeromexico plane that crashed into a field off the runway at an airport in northwest Mexico in late July were fired Thursday as it was revealed 13

September 8, 2018 12:08 AM Hero Battle of Britain pilot, 99, takes to the skies for the final time

Hero Battle of Britain pilot, 99, who is one of only six surviving members of 'The Few' takes to the skies for the final time - in a Spitfire A hero Battle of Britain pilot has taken to the skies at the tender age of 99 for the last time - in a Spitfire. World War II ace Archie McInnes is one of only six surviving RAF pilots who took part in the vital 12

August 23, 2018 4:11 AM Vandals deface Old Steine war memorial by attempting to remove Palestine

The memorial is dedicated to the service men and woman of Brighton who gave their lives in the two world wars and features war heroes’ home countries. A spokesman for The Royal British Legion said: “We are shocked and saddened to hear of this incident. “War memorials and graves honour the memory of our Armed Forces and deserve to be treated with the utmost 10

August 18, 2018 6:03 PM British paraglider Innes Powell, 54, killed in mid-air collision

The well-known instructor was competing in the British Open before he died ahead of the final race in Krusevo, Macedonia. Innes Powell, 54, crashed into Ukranian paraglider Igor Volov, 56, ahead of the final race of the British Open in Krusevo on Friday, it has been revealed. The British paraglider died in a nearby hospital following resuscitation attempts 10

August 17, 2018 7:46 AM Councillor exchanging political swamp for Tough Mudder race this weekend

A COVINGHAM councillor used to Swindon’s political swamp is getting muddy for a good cause this weekend. Dale Heenan will take on the Tough Mudder at Badminton in aid of charity Open Door and Swindon Community Libraries Trust this weekend. He hopes to raise £1,000 towards the cost of opening a new café at Liden Library, which was handed over to the trust 11

July 24, 2018 5:52 PM Sussex diver who helped rescue trapped Thai boys is greeted at No 10

Yesterday Prime Minister Theresa May welcomed Mr Volanthen and the team of British divers who helped get the boys out of the Luang Nang Non caves after an 18-day ordeal. Mrs May was joined by Thailan ambassador Pisanu Suvanajata. She said: "We can be very proud of them. They did a fantastic job. They're great heroes. "John said they're not heroes, but I think 10

July 20, 2018 10:00 AM Still time to nominate your own Southend Hospital star

THERE is still time to get your nominations in for this year’s Hospital Heroes Patients’ Choice awards. Southend Hospital has once again joined forces with the Echo and Southend Standard to help find three shortlisted nominees deserving of the coveted patients’ choice award. The awards are a great opportunity for patients and their friends and family 11

July 17, 2018 11:00 AM Ray of sunshine helps make ill Benfleet boy's dream a reality

A seriously ill boy from Benfleet was given the chance to meet his heroes on a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Disneyland Paris. Eight-year-old Callum Axford and his sister Sophie, four, were surprised on his birthday by his parents Faye and Carl Axford, 36 and 35, with the trip. It was organised by Rays of Sunshine, a charity granting wishes for seriously 13