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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 7, 2019 6:23 PM Seven die in massive Alps snowfall from Germany to Italy

At least seven people have died in the Alps during a weekend of heavy snow, with skiers facing a high avalanche risk in Austria, Germany and Italy. Two separate avalanches killed two German skiers in Austria's Vorarlberg mountains. A third skier died in Pongau district, near Salzburg. In Bavaria, a skier died when a tree collapsed near Bad Tölz. An avalanche 105

January 7, 2019 2:53 PM Monkey fever SPREADS: Six people die and 15 infected by deadly viral infection

INDIA is currently reeling from an outbreak of Monkey Fever, forcing officials to close a nearby nature reserve. Indian health are currently battling the deadly outbreak with six people already dead from the disease. Monkey Fever, otherwise known as Kyasanur Forest Disease (KFD), has broken out in the area of Karnataka, a state in India. The rare disease 110

January 4, 2019 1:51 PM Library book returned in Aberdeen after 40 years

A book has been returned to an Aberdeen library 40 years after it was due to be brought back. Crime novel A Touch of Danger by James Jones was last taken out in 1978. It has now been taken back to Aberdeen's Central Library - but luckily for the person who returned it the fine was capped at £3.60. Aberdeen City Libraries events and programming officer 55

January 3, 2019 12:06 PM North Korea ambassador to Italy 'disappears', says South

South Korea's spy agency has told officials that North Korea's ambassador to Italy has disappeared. The announcement follows unconfirmed reports that Pyongyang's top diplomat in Italy had sought asylum from an unidentified Western country. Jo Song-gil, the acting North Korean ambassador to Rome, is the son and son-in-law of high-ranking North Korean 89

January 2, 2019 2:48 AM Melania Trump SHOCK! Did First Lady snub OWN SON in rare New Year’s Eve festive snap?

MELANIA TRUMP shared a rare selfie on her social media channels to wish her 14 million followers on both Instagram and Twitter combined a Happy New Year. The First Lady (FLOTUS) shared the snap with the caption: “Wishing everyone a Happy, Healthy, Peaceful and Prosperous New Year!” But eagle-eyed Twitter users were quick to notice Mrs Trump had cropped 103

January 1, 2019 5:39 PM Arsenal balls: the Aaron Ramsey myth

Like cocktails, ITV dramas and Disney World, Aaron Ramsey gets a lot of hype but delivers little. The Mirror hails Ramsey as “one of Europe’s top goal-scoring midfielders”. Utter tosh. Last season Ramsey scored 7 Premier League goals – the same number as: Abdoulaye Doucoure (Watford), Pascal Groß (Brighton) and Marcos Alonso (Chelsea). In season 2016-17, Ramsey 58

January 1, 2019 1:57 PM Blood Moon 2019: Three rare lunar events including Super Blood Moon to stun during January

THE MOON will put on a stellar show this January, with experts saying stargazers will be able to witness three spectacular lunar events to mark the New Year. Millions of people across America and western Europe will be able to see a rare super blood moon, with our satellite temporarily turning bright red, a total lunar eclipse and a Wolf Moon in January 67

December 29, 2018 12:55 PM Ruth Strauss dies aged 46 as a result of rare lung cancer

Ruth Strauss, the wife of former England captain and director of cricket Andrew Strauss, has died at the age of 46 as a result of a rare lung cancer. She was diagnosed with the disease in December 2017, and her husband stepped down from his role at the ECB in October after three and a half years. Andrew Strauss said it gave the family "huge comfort" 68

December 19, 2018 6:45 AM Selena Gomez makes rare Instagram appearance after illness

The singer, who had not been seen in public and had not posted on social media since September, goes snow tubing with her friends. The Back To You singer, 26, was pictured with a large group of friends looking happy and relaxed as they went snow tubing in Big Bear Lake ski resort in Southern California. Her former Wizards Of Waverley Place co-star Bailee 111