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January 13, 2019 1:08 PM Mayor of Cambridge dies during scuba-diving holiday

The mayor of Cambridge has died suddenly while on a scuba-diving holiday with his wife in South Africa. Nigel Gawthrope, 61, collapsed on Friday after surfacing from a dive and feeling unwell. The exact cause of his death is unknown. The city councillor was a popular local figure and had been eight months into his term of office. Council leader Lewis 185

January 11, 2019 5:28 PM END OF EU: European project 'will NOT survive'

THE EUROPEAN Union “will not survive as it is” and will eventually be ripped apart by deep divisions over immigration, multiculturalism and the future of the EU project, a political analyst has warned. Irreconcilable differences over these issues will provide the catalyst for a major shakeup in Brussels as voters in member states begin to back “anti-migration 155

January 10, 2019 10:56 AM Colombian football chair calls women’s game a ‘lesbian breeding ground’

The president of a Colombian football club has apologised after he described a women’s game as a “lesbian breeding ground” and suggested that female players are alcoholics. Gabriel Camargo, the chair of Deportes Tolima, said he didn’t mean to cause offence with his remarks about lesbians, reports France 24. “I declare it wasn’t my intention to offend 176

January 10, 2019 2:40 AM Official SACKED after Melania Trump ROW could be given another job in Trump administration

A FORMER Trump administration official dismissed after a fiery public spat with First Lady Melania could be given a top Department of Defence job at the Pentagon, according to reports. Mira Ricardel lost her job as deputy national security advisor in November. It came shortly after very public criticism from the First Lady. Melania is believed to have clashed 167

January 9, 2019 10:16 PM Oops! Meghan Markle named to take over THIS patronage from Queen in huge blunder

MEGHAN Markle has been named as patron of the National Theatre in a press release that was quickly taken down - it comes after royal insiders revealed the Duchess of Sussex would be taking over the role from the Queen. Meghan Markle is set to take over from the Queen as patron of the National Theatre, in a press release that was published by mistake 162

January 9, 2019 10:04 PM Lewis Hamilton Instagram: ‘Press the reset button’ F1 star urges during break from racing

LEWIS HAMILTON, who is a five-time Formula One world champion, has told fans he has pressed the “reset button" in a recent Instagram post. Lewis Hamilton, 34, posted a snap of himself as he modelled Puma’s fitness collection. Taking to Instagram last week, he captioned the post: “2019, a new start. “A chance to press the reset button and go even harder 158

January 9, 2019 6:41 PM Margot Robbie Is Officially Starring In The Barbie Movie

“Playing with Barbie promotes confidence, curiosity and communication throughout a child’s journey to self-discovery,” said Robbie in a statement that sounds like it’s come straight from Mattel’s press department. “Over the brand’s almost 60 years, Barbie has empowered kids to imagine themselves in aspirational roles from a princess to president.” “I’m so honoured 140

January 7, 2019 3:54 AM Michael Douglas dedicates Golden Globe to dad Kirk but star's win leaves fans OUTRAGED

MICHAEL DOUGLAS’ Golden Globe win for the Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series, Musical or Comedy for his role in The Kominsky Method was slammed by viewers on Twitter tonight. A fourth wrote: “Michael Douglas is such a Hollywood legend that he just won a Golden Globe for a tv show that (I think???) doesn’t exist.” Despite this, other 102

January 6, 2019 5:34 PM Wayne Rooney ‘arrested for public intoxication and swearing in December’, US media reports

WAYNE ROONEY was reportedly arrested in December. It is believed he was arrested for “public intoxication and swearing”. abc7 News - which is located in Virginia, United States - have reported the news while the footballer continues his three-year deal with DC United. A spokesman for Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office said: “He was booked into the Loudoun 97

January 4, 2019 12:36 PM Chelsea fan banned from matches for three years over homophobic abuse

A Chelsea fan has been banned from attending football matches for three years after admitting shouting homophobic abuse. George Bradley, 20, was fined £965 and handed a ban by Brighton Magistrates’ Court after admitting a charge of using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour to cause harassment, alarm or distress. The football fan was accused 114