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December 22, 2018 1:25 AM Special forces storm ship taken by stowaway migrants who threatened crew with iron bars

BRITISH special forces have re-taken a cargo ship hijacked by Nigerian migrants in a dramatic operation which saw them use ropes to rappel down from helicopters onto the deck. Special Boat Service (SBS) operatives from Sabre Squadron stormed the vessel in the Thames Estuary last night after the crew made a distress call at around 9.15am on Friday, claiming 263

December 21, 2018 1:27 PM Kathy Griffin calls out all-male comedy rich list

Kathy Griffin has criticised the lack of women on Forbes magazine's latest list of the world's best-paid comedians. Jerry Seinfeld topped the rankings with estimated earnings of $57.5m (£45.3m). Amy Schumer was the first woman to make the list last year but has dropped back out this time. Ricky Gervais is the only British comedian on the list. He is a new entry 87

December 19, 2018 12:19 PM Stacey Dooley and Joe Sugg to link up in new project: Strictly 2018 stars get close

Firm favourites on Strictly Come Dancing, Stacey and Joe wowed the public with their positive attitudes and dancing prowess. The one-off special show on New Year’s Eve will feature a performance from Madness as well as others. The show will be on in the run-up to the fireworks which will shoot over the River Thames at midnight and will be filmed at Central 270

December 18, 2018 7:38 PM ROYAL SHOCK: Camilla's son REVEALS unusual family's Christmas lunch tradition

THE Duchess of Cornwall's son, Tom Parker Bowles, revealed his family Christmas lunch tradition is to refrain from having "Victorian arriviste turkey" and opt for a more traditional choice of meat instead. Speaking to Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid on ITV Good Morning Britain, Camilla's son claimed his mother and the rest of his family try to be "a very normal 63

December 18, 2018 9:59 AM History-making polar bear cub Hamish turns one

The first polar bear cub to be born in the UK in 25 years has turned one. Hamish shares an enclosure with his mother Victoria at the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland's Highland Wildlife Park at Kincraig, near Aviemore, in the Cairngorms. Park staff have marked his birthday by giving him treats encased in an ice block and food hidden inside cardboard 56

December 17, 2018 9:23 AM Joe Sugg and Dianne Buswell relationship REVEALED: Are Strictly couple together?

STRICTLY season has wrapped and Joe and Dianne missed out on the coveted Glitterball Trophy - but have they finally revealed their budding romance? The final episode of Strictly Come Dancing 2018 saw the trophy taken home by Stacey Dooley and Kevin Clifton. Joe Sugg, 27, and Diane Buswell, 29, put on a stellar performance, but failed to impress viewers 58

December 14, 2018 11:12 PM Michael Buble son cancer update: Michael Buble’s son Noah health latest

MICHAEL Buble pulled at the heartstrings of his millions of fans after announcing his son Noah was battling liver cancer - but what is the latest on his five-year-old son’s condition. Michael Buble, 43, is the Canadian crooner loved worldwide for his dulcet tones and charming demeanour. But the Haven’t Met You Yet singer and his wife, Argentinian actress 44

December 14, 2018 5:32 PM Same-sex Barbie couples may soon be a reality

A gay couple in San Antonio, Texas is on the edge of bringing same-sex Barbie couples into existence. TV personality Matt Jacobi and his partner Nick Caprio say they have a meeting with toy company Mattel next week to discuss the potential coupling of two Barbie or Ken dolls. The pair, who are set to marry in May 2019, started the campaign after realising 63

December 14, 2018 7:05 AM Fee for travelling to the EU after Brexit revealed

The post-Brexit move was confirmed by European Commission President Jean Claude-Juncker. Alongside the fee, UK citizens will need to pre-register for the three-year electronic visa waiver. The small print of the detailed draft regulation covering visa exemptions for UK citizens travelling to the bloc says that "the European Travel Information and Authorisation 75

December 13, 2018 8:41 PM Strictly Come Dancing star talks 'jealousy' over former professional partner

STRICTLY COME DANCING star Dani Harmer, who reached the final of the BBC show with her professional partner Vincent Simone, has spoken out about “jealously” in an exclusive interview with Express.co.uk. Recalling her time on Strictly with Italian dancer Vincent, Dani said: “We giggled so much, I think we laughed way more than we actually danced 44