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June 21, 2018 6:25 AM Sir Paul McCartney revisits Liverpool with James Corden for Carpool Karaoke

Sir Paul McCartney has revisited his home city of Liverpool for Carpool Karaoke with James Corden. The former Beatle will make an appearance on Corden’s The Late Late Show, following in the footsteps of other British stars including Adele, Ed Sheeran and Chris Martin. Sir Paul’s involvement was revealed in a teaser trailer that begins with Corden sitting 7

June 21, 2018 12:17 AM Number of women on Academy Board of Governors now at record high

The number of women on The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences’ board of governors is now at a record high after Oscarcast producer Jennifer Todd won a run-off election. She beat the founder of production company Blumhouse, Jason Blum, for the seat after an earlier vote had ended in a tie. Todd will begin her three-year term on July 1 and will serve 9

June 20, 2018 9:21 PM Looking ruff! Mangy mutts prepare for world’s ugliest dog contest

These mutts will be fighting it out to be crowned world's ugliest gog in a contest taking place this week. The annual contest will take place at the Sonoma-Marin Fair, Petluma, California, on Saturday, June 23, bringing in entrants from far and wide. So far, contestants include hounds with eye issues, bad fur, irregular body shapes - not to mention sticking-out 1

June 20, 2018 7:31 PM Blood, sweat and urine… in the name of ART! London fashion student turns bodily fluids into crystals to decorate clothes in bid to save the planet

A London fashion student is using her friends' bodily fluids so she can turn them into crystals to accessorise her clothes. Royal College of Art graduate Alice Potts used blood, sweat and urine to make the gems, which she attached to a pair of ballet pumps and a fake fur coat. The London-based graduate believes the materials donated by her fellow students

June 20, 2018 4:13 PM Trump postpones Thursday's annual congressional picnic

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump says he's postponing this week's picnic for members of Congress, saying the timing "doesn't feel right." The annual event for lawmakers and their families had been planned for Thursday night. He did not say when it would be rescheduled. Trump said Wednesday at the White House that "it doesn't feel right to have a picnic 5

June 20, 2018 3:52 PM Senior GOP senator defends embattled EPA chief

WASHINGTON (AP) - A senior Republican senator on Wednesday mounted a strong defense of embattled Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt amid months of federal ethics investigations, calling the allegations against Pruitt "outrageous" and "lies." Sen. James Inhofe, from Pruitt's home state of Oklahoma, spoke after summoning Pruitt to a one-on-one 5

June 20, 2018 3:04 PM EU to start imposing tariffs on US from Friday

The EU will start taxing a range of imports from the US on Friday, including quintessentially American goods such as Harley-Davidson bikes, in response to President Donald Trump’s decision to slap tariffs on European steel and aluminium. The 28-nation EU was first expected to do so only next month but EU trade commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom said they would

June 20, 2018 1:45 PM Disney raises bid for Fox assets to $71.3bn, topping Comcast

Fox's board is recommending the increased Disney offer to its shareholders and says it is "superior" to Comcast's offer. Disney raised its offer for the assets from $52.4bn to $71.3bn and also for the first time made an alternative available to Fox shareholders who would rather receive an element of cash instead of Disney shares. The move comes a week after 7

June 20, 2018 10:41 AM Prince Louis will be christened next month: William and Kate announce the fifth in line to the throne will be baptised by The Archbishop of Canterbury at The Chapel Royal in July

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's youngest child, born on April 23, will be baptised at the Chapel Royal at St James's Palace in London. The palace said: 'The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are pleased to announce that the christening of Prince Louis will take place on Monday 9th July at The Chapel Royal, St James's Palace, London. Eight-week-old Louis 5

June 20, 2018 10:23 AM Care worker, 60, died of hypothermia when she got trapped naked in holiday home airing cupboard and was sprayed by burst water pipe as she tried to DIG her way out

A naked care worker froze to death after getting trapped in the airing cupboard of her holiday villa while trying to find the toilet in the middle of the night. Elizabeth Isherwood, 60, desperately tried to claw her way out of the cupboard 'over a number of days' after the door hand disintergrated. An inquest into her death heard how the former policewoman 8