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December 11, 2017 6:55 PM 5USA Acquires ‘Chicago PD’ Spin-Off ‘Chicago Justice’

5USA is adding another Chicago series to their slate. The Channel 5 owned digi-net has secured the free-to-air rights to short-lived Chicago PD spin-off Chicago Justice after striking a deal with international distributor NBCUniversal International Distribution. Chicago Justice follows the State’s Attorney’s dedicated team of prosecutors and investigators 7

December 10, 2017 2:28 PM Emily Thornberry attempts to slate Brexit negotiations but gets SHUT DOWN by BBC host

LABOUR’s Emily Thornberry slated the breakthrough Brexit deal on Sunday Politics but was left floundering when BBC host Sarah Smith called her out over Labour’s Brexit stance. Shadow first secretary of state Emily Thornberry said the Labour Party believes the UK should be closely aligned to the single market and customs union after Brexit. The BBC’s 20

December 10, 2017 1:38 PM Being British hasn’t ever got my vote, says Miriam Clegg who posed happily at the poll booth but claims she has never wanted a UK passport

She was photographed posing proudly beside her husband at the polling station. But now Miriam Gonzalez, wife of former Lib Dem leader and Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, has revealed that she has never been eligible to vote – as she is not a British citizen. Spanish-born Ms Gonzalez, a leading City lawyer, confessed that she has never even applied 9

December 8, 2017 12:41 PM Director Bryan Singer accused in lawsuit of assaulting teen

SEATTLE (AP) - Director Bryan Singer has been accused in a lawsuit of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old boy at a party more than a decade ago. The lawsuit filed in Seattle claims Singer demanded sex from Cesar Sanchez-Guzman during a 2003 yacht party. After the then-teenager refused, the lawsuit says, Singer pushed him on the bed and sexually assaulted 2

December 7, 2017 8:57 PM Will Georgia Toffolo win I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here and what are the odds for the other contestants?

Will Devon's own Georgia Toffolo come out as the winner? The winner of the 2017 I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here will be announced on Sunday December 10th. But will Devon's own Georgia Toffolo come out as the winner? It looks like she may if bookies are to be believed. The 23-year-old, who studied at Torquay Girls’ Grammar School, is currently the favourite 8

December 7, 2017 3:57 PM Wise wordsBooks of the Year 2017

The Retreat of Western Liberalism. By Edward Luce. Grove Atlantic; 234 pages; $24. Little Brown; £16.99 Few doubt that something big has happened in Western politics over the past two years, but nobody is sure what. Turmoil in Washington and London contrasts with centrist stability in Paris and (mostly) in Berlin. In this grim diagnosis Edward Luce, a Washington-based 7

December 7, 2017 3:26 PM Naga Munchetty to host business day

NAGA Munchetty, journalist and broadcaster will host The Business Day at Bridlington Spa on Friday, June 8 placing business networking at the heart of a day of discovery and insight. Naga is known for being one of the main presenters on breakfast television. She will be joined on the day by headline speaker Joanna Lumley and also Geoffrey Boycott, as previously

December 3, 2017 2:54 PM Sunday with Niall Paterson podcast: Labour spending plans and the Irish border

This week, Niall spoke to John McDonnell about Labour's spending plans, and Justine Greening about social mobility. This week, Niall grilled shadow chancellor John McDonnell on Labour's spending plans, talked to Education Secretary Justine Greening about social mobility, and Sinn Fein's David Cullinane about Brexit and the Irish border. For further analysis 4

December 3, 2017 12:04 PM World ‘hurtling’ towards the alt-right, warns Graham Norton

Graham Norton has told of his concerns at the rise of right-wing politics in the world, but admitted he fears the consequences of sharing his opinions online. The BBC chat show host, who has previously spoken about his shock that Britain voted to leave the EU, also said he struggles to imagine what life will be like post-Brexit, suggesting London could 7

December 2, 2017 11:51 PM Men lie twice as often as women by fibbing once every four days with research revealing that one in 10 even believes they are experts at it

Men lie twice as often as women, and one in ten believe they are experts at it, according to a study. The research found that men fib once every four days, while women lie only once every eight. The survey also revealed politics is the least trusted profession, with 71 per cent of those questioned saying politicians had hidden agendas. The study, carried