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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 61

December 17, 2018 4:40 PM Anthony Martial: Man Utd extend deal for France forward

Manchester United have triggered the option of a year's extension on the contract of France forward Anthony Martial. The 23-year-old's current deal would have expired in the summer but will now run to 2020. United took a similar move with their Spain keeper David de Gea last month. Martial's representatives remain in discussions with United over a new separate 57

December 17, 2018 10:04 AM Michael Schumacher health shock claim: F1 legend 'NOT bedridden or on wires’

MICHAEL SCHUMACHER is no longer bed ridden following a skiing accident five years ago that saw him suffer a traumatic brain injury, reports have claimed. And earlier this month, Michael’s driving teammate Sebastian Vettel told media how he “missed” his friend. Speaking in German magazine Blick, Mr Vettel spoke of how a conversation with the legendary 58

December 16, 2018 5:47 AM Police visit Saturday Night Live star Pete Davidson after troubling Instagram post

Pete Davidson, the ex-fiance of popstar Ariana Grande, wrote that he did not "want to be on this earth anymore". Concerns were raised for the US comedian and actor, who was recently engaged to popstar Ariana Grande, after he wrote that he did not "want to be on this earth anymore". "I'm doing my best to stay here for you but I actually don't know how much longer 100

December 15, 2018 2:18 PM Chloe Ferry and Sam Gowland Celebrate Christmas Festivities Early Together

With 10 days to go until Santa pops down the chimney, Chloe Ferry and Sam Gowland are getting things started early with their own festive celebrations ahead of everyone else. After splashing out mega buck$ to transform their Newcastle pad into a Winter Wonderland for their first Christmas at home together, the Geordie Shore stars are feeling their festive 156

December 15, 2018 12:08 AM Nigerian military lifts Unicef ban after 'spy' row

Nigeria's military has revoked its earlier decision to suspend activities of the UN children's agency Unicef in the north-east of the country. The military said this came after "extensive deliberations" during emergency talks with Unicef officials. Earlier on Friday, the army had accused the agency of spying for Islamist militants in the restive region 63

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 70

December 14, 2018 10:36 AM Man who had ears cut off in Blackburn street attack dies

A 13-year-old boy and three men, earlier charged with attempted murder, are due to appear at Preston Crown Court next week. Sajed Choudry was seriously injured in what police described as a "large-scale disturbance" near his home in Blackburn last month. The 43-year-old had been in hospital since the attack at about 10.35pm on 27 November. A spokesman 44

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 87

December 12, 2018 4:33 AM US sends Iraq PROVOCATIVE demand as nuclear sanctions bite

PRESIDENT Trump’s energy secretary has visited Iraq to demand the country end its reliance on Iranian gas and electricity, and open its energy sector to US investment, as the Trump administration steps up pressure on Iran after quitting the nuclear deal. Rick Perry accompanied the largest ever US trade delegation during a visit to Iraq. Iraq was granted 108