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December 13, 2018 6:43 PM World War 3 fears as Turkey begins MILITARY OPERATIONS against US-backed Kurdish fighters

TURKEY will launch a new military operation in Syria against the US-backed Kurdish militia, according to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, sparking fresh fears of World War 3. “Our partners in the US led coalition are well aware of these Turkish moves because a Turkish attack against us can also impact the US efforts to defeat terrorists.” Turkey and the United 100

December 13, 2018 5:47 PM Courtney Act on Fairytale of New York: If you’re straight don’t say ‘faggot’

There’s a new (drag) queen of Christmas, Courtney Act, and she has some thoughts about straight people saying “faggot” in The Pogues’ Christmas classic “Fairytale of New York.” Courtney Act began 2018 by winning Celebrity Big Brother—thus becoming one of TV’s hottest new commodities—and now the drag queen wraps her banner year with her very own Christmas 54

December 10, 2018 8:45 PM Rochdale bongs replace Big Ben on BBC Radio 4 at Christmas

The traditional Big Ben bongs on BBC Radio 4 will be replaced by bells from Rochdale town hall on Christmas Eve. Chimes from the Greater Manchester town will herald the 18:00 GMT news bulletin as a "special festive replacement". BBC Radio 4 normally broadcasts Big Ben live but has been broadcasting recordings since August last year when the bells fell silent 65

December 10, 2018 10:36 AM John Barrowman eats an enormous penis on I’m A Celebrity

The Doctor Who and Arrow star had made it to the December 9 final of the ITV reality contest, but got a special surprise in his final Bushtucker Trial challenge. The actor was told he would be presented with five traditionally-gross jungle dishes to consume. He said of the trial: “There’s no question, I’ve come this far I’m not going to say no to anything 73

December 8, 2018 8:27 AM Lights, camera, action for Scotland's first film studio

A WAREHOUSE in Leith has been earmarked to become Scotland’s first dedicated film studio. The world-class complex will be based on the eastern harbour at the former Pelamis Building (Image: Ryan McVay/ Getty) The world-class complex will be based on the eastern harbour at the former Pelamis Building where Marvel Studios made Avengers: Infinity War. The site has shooting 53

December 6, 2018 12:11 PM Barnaby Joyce: Schools should keep right to expel transgender kids

Australia’s former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce is facing anger after suggesting faith schools should keep the right to discriminate against transgender children. The former leader of Australia’s Nationals made the comments as the country’s parliament debates plans to eliminate exemptions for faith schools that permit them to discriminate against 82

December 5, 2018 11:47 AM The 1975 Played The Barfly Last Night To A Small Group Of Fans And It Was Everything

For the first time since the 6th of December all the way back in 2012, The 1975 returned to the Barfly in Camden (now known as the Camden Assembly) to perform an intimate gig hosted by Spotify to 200 of their biggest fans, users who listen to them the MOST on Spotify (we’re talking like, 24/7). Using songs from the original setlist used on that very special 144

December 5, 2018 11:27 AM May suffers wedgie, stolen shoe and drink tipped in bag in single day

THE prime minister has been given an atomic wedgie, had her shoe stolen and seen a full blue drink emptied into her school bag all in one day. Theresa May also had her hair ruffled, her packed lunch thrown over a fence and was pushed backwards by one MP while another MP was kneeling behind her, causing her to sprawl on the ground. “She did recover her shoe eventually 41

December 5, 2018 5:34 AM Tsunami alert after New Caledonia quake

A 7.5 magnitude quake has struck close to New Caledonia in the Pacific, with a tsunami alert issued for coasts within 1,000km (620 miles). The quake struck at a depth of 10km at 04:18 GMT, with its epicentre 168km east-south-east of Tadine, a town on one of New Caledonia's Loyalty Islands. New Caledonia is part of the Pacific's "Ring of Fire", where 141

December 5, 2018 2:07 AM Kevin Hart to host 91st Oscars ceremony

The actor and comedian - who will take over from presenting duties from chat show host Jimmy Kimmel - confirmed his appointment on Instagram. He wrote: "I am so happy to say that the day has finally come for me to host the Oscars. I am blown away simply because this has been a goal on my list for a long time. "To be able to join the legendary list of hosts 153