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December 3, 2018 11:49 AM Russia successfully launches manned Soyuz rocket following October failure

Three astronauts - NASA's Anne McClain, Russia's Oleg Kononenko, and Canada's David Saint-Jacques - make it safely into orbit. NASA's Anne McClain, Russia's Oleg Kononenko, Canada's David Saint-Jacques were aboard the launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome on Monday as part of Expedition 58. After launching at 11.31am GMT the three are set to dock at the International 79

December 3, 2018 5:20 AM 'Mission complete': Bush's service dog lies by casket

The Bush family spokesman tweets a picture of the yellow labrador retriever with the caption "Mission complete. #Remembering41". The Bush family spokesman, Jim McGrath, posted the picture of the yellow labrador retriever called Sully HW Bush on Twitter with the caption: "Mission complete. #Remembering41." He will reportedly be travelling with the former 48

December 2, 2018 1:05 AM Sweet amnesty to help Essex homeless

A seven-year-old girl has decided to give up buying sweets for a month so she can use the money to help the less fortunate during December. Niamh, from Essex, decided she wanted to help people sleeping rough in Colchester by creating present bags for them filled with food and a few essentials. "I thought it would be better to do that instead of just keeping 35

November 30, 2018 1:30 PM New Music Round-Up: Miley Cyrus, The 1975, Chance The Rapper & More!

December's just a day away and all of our favourite artists are already feeling very generous this festive season, with everyone and their aunt surprise-dropping tunes this week. ZAYN has released a new single from his just-announced 27-track (!!) album, Chance the Rapper has shared two new songs and two major collaborations are among the best of the year. Miley 99

November 26, 2018 3:59 PM Rainbow Laces campaign: How it’s changing sports like football

Rainbow Laces is a campaign promoting LGBT+ equality within sports (like football and rugby) as homophobia, biphobia and transphobia remain an underlying issue. All around the UK, people are wearing rainbow-coloured shoelaces to show their support for LGBT+ people in sports. Dozens of football and rugby stars, such as players and managers, have taken 59

November 23, 2018 10:55 PM Bear Grylls tests Gareth Southgate in TV mission

England football manager Gareth Southgate has become the latest star to go on a mission into the wilderness with TV action man Bear Grylls. Grylls will be seen testing the seemingly unflappable England boss on his "composure and poise under pressure" in an ITV special. Southgate took the "ultimate challenge" on "some of the country's most rugged, unspoilt 45

November 19, 2018 2:44 AM Damien Hirst uterus sculptures greet hospital guests in Doha

The work is the centrepiece of a modern art collection at the Sidra Medicine Hospital, officially opened this week in Doha. The open-air installation, named The Miraculous Journey, starts with one sculpture showing a fetus growing in the womb, and each sculpture shows the progression of pregnancy, ending with a 14ft baby just after birth. The work is the centrepiece 62

November 12, 2018 9:32 PM ATP Finals: Novak Djokovic beats John Isner in group opener

World number one Novak Djokovic underlined why he is favourite to win the ATP Finals with a commanding win over John Isner in their group opener. The Serb, 31, was in devastating form as he easily dealt with the big serves of American Isner in a 6-4 6-3 victory. World number 10 Isner, making his debut at the season-ending tournament, was broken in the fifth 58

November 6, 2018 2:32 AM California death row convicted murderers found DEAD

TWO CALIFORNIAN convicted murderers on death row have been found dead in their cells at San Quentin State Prison, located north of San Francisco. Urdiales, a former marine, was sentenced in October for the murders of five women in San Diego, Mission Viejo, Palm Springs and Cathedral City during the 80s. He had been previously sentenced to death in Chicago 46

October 29, 2018 10:52 PM Khashoggi latest: fiancé SPEAKS OUT on his death

THE fiancé of murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi has spoken publicly about his tragic death – what did she say? Saudi Arabia claimed Mr Khashoggi died in a fist fight inside the Saudi Arabia consulate in Istanbul on October 2. Turkish officials believe he was murdered by a team of Saudi agents inside the building and say they have evidence, including 61