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April 16, 2018 11:01 PM Thandie Newton: Star Wars role is a big deal

Star Wars newcomer Thandie Newton has said she is the first woman of colour to have a prominent role in the space saga. The British actress, 45, is in the forthcoming Han Solo spin-off film, although little is known about her part or the plot. However, she has now teased that her role will be a significant one, telling Radio Times magazine: “I’m the first 4

April 16, 2018 1:42 PM CCTV appeal after cashback allegedly stolen from York supermarket

POLICE in York want to speak to a woman in connection with an incident in which someone else's cashback was taken from a self-service supermarket till. North Yorkshire Police said £40 was taken from the till at Asda in Jockey Lane at 5.50pm on March 31, after the man forgot to take it. A spokesman said a woman "removed the cash from the dispenser, placed 4

April 16, 2018 10:01 AM Woman admits £21,000 benefit fraud

A WOMAN who wrongly received more than £21,000 in benefits after failing to notify the DWP about a change in her living arrangements must carry out 150 hours of unpaid work as punishment. Donna Baker, 52, of Thornhill in Royal Wootton Bassett, pleaded guilty to not notifying the department of this change in Cricklade between January 24 2014 and May 9 2017 - 170 weeks 1

April 13, 2018 10:02 AM Man wanted in connection with an investigation into malicious communications

We would like to talk to Johnny Bruce, 28, from Basildon, in connection with an investigation into malicious communications. We received a report at around 6pm on Wednesday, March 7, that a man had made malicious communications to a woman, breaching a non-molestation order. Bruce is 6ft 2ins tall, of a slim build and has tattoos on his hands, arms and head and has cuts and scars 1

April 13, 2018 9:17 AM Teenager obsessed with phone battery has f**k all worth communicating

14-year-old Tom Logan gets anxious if his battery level dips below 80% in case the world fails to receive information like ‘Got some new Nike Air Max’ and ‘U c walking dead?? woah’. Logan’s mum Nikki said: “You’d think he was some sort of guru or world leader sharing great wisdom with his followers. I don’t think he is. “Yesterday he insisted on charging 9

April 13, 2018 7:44 AM Workplace twats ‘could be replaced by robot bellends’

Advances in technology mean robots could replace everyone from laddish office bullshitters to reception-area security guards who think they are in the police or something. Robotics engineer Dr Tom Booker said: “Every annoying co-worker you’re forced to deal with will soon be replaced by a robot that literally never gets tired of being a twat. “Instead 5

April 13, 2018 7:16 AM 'This Is Us' and 'Master of None' receive GLAAD Media Awards

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - "This Is Us" was named outstanding television drama Thursday at the GLAAD Media Awards at a ceremony that buzzed with excitement for honoree Britney Spears. The 29th annual ceremony held Thursday at the Beverly Hilton Hotel also recognized "Master of None" for an episode in which Lena Waithe's character comes out to her family

April 13, 2018 4:41 AM Deaths of dad, daughter, baby, other man tied to incest case

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A man who had an incestuous relationship with his daughter and fathered a child with her shot and killed her and her adoptive father in a pickup truck on Thursday and then killed himself, police said. The child, a 7-month-old boy, was found slain in another state. The man, 45-year-old Steven Pladl, and his daughter, 20-year-old

April 13, 2018 3:16 AM Falls from cruise liners are not rare

The disappearance of a woman who fell overboard while on the P&O Pacific Dawn is one of at least nine occasions in the past two years where people have fallen while on board a cruise ship. * April 12 - A woman falls overboard at 4pm while travelling on the Brisbane-bound Pacific Dawn, 300km west of New Caledonia, with the search called off on April 13. * April

April 13, 2018 3:09 AM Fitness trainer turned hairdresser who kicked a policeman in the groin and punched another in the face over an illegal park is spared jail

A woman has pleaded guilty to three counts of assault after she kicked a police officer in the groin and punched another in the face over an illegal street park on the Sunshine Coast. Coolum hairdresser Janette Medina will need to pay $2,000 compensation after a confrontation with a police over an illegal park escalated into a violent struggle. The Maroochydore 1