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April 15, 2017 5:12 PM Putin taunts Britain again: Two Russian warships are escorted through English Channel by Royal Navy amid escalating global tension

The Royal Navy will escort two Russian warships through the English Channel tonight after they were spotted sailing through the North Sea towards Dover today. Royal Navy frigate HMS Sutherland located the two ships in the early hours of this morning. The Ministry of Defence published photographs of the ships today and said Royal Navy sailors will be keeping 36

April 10, 2017 12:49 AM GB's Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark made to wait to seal sailing gold

Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark’s Olympic gold is on hold after light winds led to the postponement of the women’s 470 medal race. A fine opening series meant the British duo merely had to complete Wednesday’s double-point finale without disqualification to top the podium. However, Mills and Clark will now have to wait to add to Giles Scott’s Finn triumph 30

April 5, 2017 5:11 AM Born on the bayou: NYC ferry fleet builds for summer launch

FRANKLIN, La. (AP) - Shipyards on the bayous of Alabama and Louisiana are scrambling to finish New York City's new ferry fleet in time for a summer launch. New York's mayor first proposed the 20 new, high-tech catamarans a little more than a year ago as a way to offer more transportation options between Manhattan and budding waterfront neighborhoods 25

April 2, 2017 8:32 AM Korean cargo ship vanishes in Uruguayan waters; 22 crew members missing

April 2 (UPI) -- A South Korean cargo ship with 24 crew members on-board has disappeared about 1,500 miles off the coast of Uruguay. The Stellar Daisy, a 266,000-ton ship owned by Polaris Shipping, was sailing from Brazil to China when it sent out a distress signal around noon Friday in the Atlantic Ocean, the Korean foreign ministry said Saturday 30

March 30, 2017 9:57 AM ‘Is this a practical joke?!’ Fans are not impressed with Calum Best’s new film – and you NEED to see the trailer!

When you think of the likes of Calum Best, Darren Day and Alex Reid – what springs to mind? And we’re not talking a little cameo appearance as themselves – oh no, these boys have now teamed up to star in a film about a Premiership footballer and the Russian mafia. ‘Dangerous Game’ sees 36-year-old model Calum play a top footballer called Chris Rose (and after 80

March 28, 2017 9:54 AM Channel 4's Mutiny finishes tonight

Channel 4's Mutiny concludes tonight with its fifth and final episode - here's what to expect. Cast adrift in the Pacific Ocean, at the start of this month a group of men set out to recreate one of the greatest survival feats of all time: the 4000-mile journey of Captain Bligh after the mutiny on the Bounty. Anthony Middleton from SAS: Who Dares Wins steps 68

March 27, 2017 4:16 PM The Hilarious Moment You Probably Missed On Saturday Night Takeaway

If there’s one thing you can always rely on Ant and Dec for, it’s a guaranteed chuckle. Or 12. Our favourite funny fellas have been back at it again with the laughs, enjoying quite the escapade during this weekend’s Saturday Night Takeaway. Near the start of the episode, we saw co-host Scarlett Moffatt answer phone calls from viewers who knew audience 20

March 22, 2017 2:23 PM Thames Water fined £20m for sewage spill

Thames Water has been fined a record £20m after pumping nearly 1.5 billion litres of untreated sewage into the River Thames. The company admitted water pollution and other offences at sewage facilities in Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire. The £20.3m fine is the largest penalty handed down to a water utility for an environmental disaster. Judge Francis 30

March 9, 2017 9:17 AM Couple rescued from waves after boat rudder breaks off

They were rescued by police boat in stormy seas between Australia and New Zealand. A couple had to be saved from 20-foot waves after their yacht's rudder snapped off in stormy seas between Australia and New Zealand. Irishman Nick Dwyer and Frenchwoman Barbara Heftman said that at one point they thought they would not survive the ordeal. In heavy seas their 31

February 28, 2017 3:39 PM Sir Shifty FINALLY pays £363MILLION to settle up the BHS pension scheme months after all the staff lost their jobs

Sir Philip Green has agreed to pay up to £363 million to settle the pension schemes of collapsed retailer BHS. The Pensions Regulator said it had taken the decision to settle out of court at £363million in recognition of the cost and delay in fighting on with enforcement action. Labour MP Frank Field, who led the pursuit of Sir Philip, today warned the saga was not over as he insisted 49