Fears of shark attacks prompt organizers of elite surf competition to cancel event
Fears of shark attacks prompt organizers of elite surf competition to cancel event

The tour's co-leader, Brazilian Italo Ferriera, took to Instagram on Tuesday to express his fears about being in the water, writing in Portuguese that he did not feel comfortable t

Flirting secrets of women revealed! And it's all based on their Zodiac
Flirting secrets of women revealed! And it's all based on their Zodiac

A Taurus girl loves to maintain a status quo because she likes feeling in control of the outcome of her flirting.

BREAKING: Manchester United legend Sir Alex Ferguson fighting for life after suffering brain haemorrhage
BREAKING: Manchester United legend Sir Alex Ferguson fighting for life after suffering brain haemorrhage

"Sir Alex Ferguson has undergone emergency surgery today for a brain haemorrhage," said a United statement.

Even at 78, Giorgio Moroder, the 'Father of Disco' shows no signs of losing his groove
Even at 78, Giorgio Moroder, the 'Father of Disco' shows no signs of losing his groove

The Italian says his best memory dates back to 1979 when he won his first Oscar for the soundtrack to prison drama Midnight Express.

Grandmother uses her lethal 'Manstopper' on machete-wielding thugs who broke into her home
Grandmother uses her lethal 'Manstopper' on machete-wielding thugs who broke into her home

Rhys said that her partner was able to push the man away from her. She also said that he was bleeding all over the floor, table, and door.

12-year-old boy steals mom's credit card and flies to Bali after an argument with parents
12-year-old boy steals mom's credit card and flies to Bali after an argument with parents

He partied in Bali for the next four days as much as any preteen kid can — hiring a motorbike despite not having a license, trying out beer despite being underage

Does love have a heartbeat? Mother's decision to post pics of her stillborn baby online sees internet erupt with venom
Does love have a heartbeat? Mother's decision to post pics of her stillborn baby online sees internet erupt with venom

No words can describe what a mother feels after losing her child. The extent of the torture that affects the heart of the mother is immeasurable and unending.

Baby Alfie Evans dies, 5 days after doctors took him off life support, amidst titanic legal battles
Baby Alfie Evans dies, 5 days after doctors took him off life support, amidst titanic legal battles

Parents Tom Evans and Kate James broke the news to their Alfie's Army supporters on Facebook this morning saying: "Our baby boy grew his wings tonight at 2:30 am."

GUILTY! Bill Cosby found guilty on all counts at sexual assault trial
GUILTY! Bill Cosby found guilty on all counts at sexual assault trial

Constand was in the court room in Norristown, just outside Philadelphia, as the verdict was read out to stifled sobs in the gallery. The

Ahead of his latest Netflix venture, The Day Of...we rank every Adam Sandler film, from worst to best
Ahead of his latest Netflix venture, The Day Of...we rank every Adam Sandler film, from worst to best

The show, which also stars Steve Buscemi and Chris Rock, revolves around two fathers with opposing personalities come together to celebrate the wedding of their children

US authorities capture Tennessee Waffle House shooting suspect: police
US authorities capture Tennessee Waffle House shooting suspect: police

The 29-year-old was captured following an expansive manhunt, as authorities scoured an area around the shooter's home

Spot the Chris-chins: Can you figure out which chin belongs to which famous Chris?
Spot the Chris-chins: Can you figure out which chin belongs to which famous Chris?

So we've given you 10 awesomely, superbly, photographed Chris-chins, and all you have to do is identify which chin belongs to which famous Chris

Investigation opens into Kansas daycare that 'ties down' babies, with high risk of suffocation
Investigation opens into Kansas daycare that 'ties down' babies, with high risk of suffocation

Doctors say that babies should sleep on their backs at all times until they are 1 year old. The site adds swaddling is fine as long as the baby is on its back.

Chicago White Sox pitcher Danny Farquhar in hospital after suffering a brain hemorrhage during MLB game
Chicago White Sox pitcher Danny Farquhar in hospital after suffering a brain hemorrhage during MLB game

Farquhar, who had regained consciousness as he was taken from the ballpark by emergency medical technicians, went to the neurosurgical intensive care unit at RUSH University Medica

Verne Troyer, actor who played Mini Me in Austin Powers dies aged 49, after struggle with alcoholism and depression
Verne Troyer, actor who played Mini Me in Austin Powers dies aged 49, after struggle with alcoholism and depression

A statement on his Instagram Saturday afternoon said Troyer, who was admitted to hospital last week when he was drunk and suicidal, has struggled with depression and alcoholism.  

Prince Charles embroiled in racism row after saying woman "doesn’t look like she’s from Manchester"
Prince Charles embroiled in racism row after saying woman "doesn’t look like she’s from Manchester"

Anita Sethi is also questioning if Prince Charles should be the Commonwealth’s next head – a veritable melting pot of people from across the globe.

Benedict Cumberbatch calls Sherlock co-star Martin Freeman "pathetic" after his reaction to fans
Benedict Cumberbatch calls Sherlock co-star Martin Freeman "pathetic" after his reaction to fans

Freeman claimed earlier this year that being on the show had become a "mini Beatles thing", and claimed that some of the fan reactions were not a thing to be enjoyed.

How Japan's Akita dogs have captured hearts and homes across the globe
How Japan's Akita dogs have captured hearts and homes across the globe

But local ownership has been on the decline, with no more than 3,000 puppies registered each year over the last decade, from a peak of 40,000 in the 1970s.

Alfie Evans: Parents of terminally-ill toddler lose last-ditch court appeal to prevent docs turning off life support
Alfie Evans: Parents of terminally-ill toddler lose last-ditch court appeal to prevent docs turning off life support

The parents want to take their son to be treated at a hospital in Rome and hundreds of people protested outside the hospital last week

Rocked by spate of vicious attacks, India approves death sentence for child rapists
Rocked by spate of vicious attacks, India approves death sentence for child rapists

India's cabinet Saturday approved the ordinance amending laws on sexual violence to allow for capital punishment for those convicted of raping children below the age of 12, the off

US says it's 'locked and loaded' to strike Syria again...so what can Russia do now?
US says it's 'locked and loaded' to strike Syria again...so what can Russia do now?

Russia circulated a draft resolution calling for condemnation of the military action, but Britain's ambassador said the strikes were "both right and legal" to alleviate humanitaria

Milos Forman, Oscar-winning director of 'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest' dies at 86
Milos Forman, Oscar-winning director of 'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest' dies at 86

In the 1960s, he joined the New Wave of filmmakers standing up to the Communist regime in what was then Czechoslovakia, making himself famous with "Black Peter," "Loves of a Blonde

No more auditions in hotels, says Hollywood actor union
No more auditions in hotels, says Hollywood actor union

The guidelines come amid a massive sex scandal roiling Hollywood that first erupted with accusations against one-time major producer Harvey Weinstein in October.

As music festivals boom, a push to include women gathers steam
As music festivals boom, a push to include women gathers steam

When Beyonce headlines Coachella, she will stand out not only for her eagerly awaited return to the stage -- she will be one of the few women to headline a major music festival

Bill Cosby retrial: Dramatic testimony from accuser stuns court
Bill Cosby retrial: Dramatic testimony from accuser stuns court

The first of five other accusers allowed to testify said Wednesday she wanted to see the 'serial rapist convicted.'

'Why should we trust you?' Mark Zuckerberg asked on second day of grilling as he defends Facebook model
'Why should we trust you?' Mark Zuckerberg asked on second day of grilling as he defends Facebook model

Speaking in the wake of a scandal over the massive leak of data to a British political consultant, Zuckerberg reiterated that the company had shut down the pipeline

Stunning Gold Coast meter maids cry foul over Commonwealth Games
Stunning Gold Coast meter maids cry foul over Commonwealth Games

Games chief organiser Peter Beattie denied the claims about the meter maids, who were once employed by local authorities but have now shifted to a more commercial role.

In Cambodia, fears tarantula may go off the menu
In Cambodia, fears tarantula may go off the menu

The bulk of the clientele are locals who are there to load up on a traditional snack known as "aping" that vendors say is becoming scarce -- and more expensive -- as rapid develop

How an ancient Indian sect brought down Salman Khan, one of the country's biggest superstars
How an ancient Indian sect brought down Salman Khan, one of the country's biggest superstars

In the movies Salman Khan always wins. But offscreen, the Bollywood tough guy hero may have met his match in a 530-year-old Hindu sect that puts animals above humans

The BBC, Victor Hugo and the resurrection of a lover and hero for the ages
The BBC, Victor Hugo and the resurrection of a lover and hero for the ages

Now the great French novelist Victor Hugo is about to become a television icon with a big-budget BBC adaptation of his masterpiece "Les Miserables"

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's wedding: A look back at more than seven decades of royal wedding dresses
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's wedding: A look back at more than seven decades of royal wedding dresses

As Harry and Meghan get ready to tie the knot, let's take a look at these royal women who sure knew how to rock an iconic dress down the aisle

Female shooter at YouTube headquarters dead
Female shooter at YouTube headquarters dead

Three victims were taken to local hospitals. A fourth, believed to be the shooter, died at the scene, apparently of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

'Handmaid's Tale' back for 'gut-wrenching' second run on Hulu
'Handmaid's Tale' back for 'gut-wrenching' second run on Hulu

It has spawned a movie, a graphic novel, an opera and a ballet, not to mention the first season of Hulu's hit show that has 8 Emmys, 3 Critics Choice Awards and 2 Golden Globes.

Box office registers ringing as God finds his mojo again in Hollywood
Box office registers ringing as God finds his mojo again in Hollywood

Religion is reclaiming cinema for sacred purposes at a rate never seen in history, with faith-based movies exploding from an obscure cottage industry last century into a multi-bill

Steven Spielberg revisits 1980s heyday in 'Ready Player One'
Steven Spielberg revisits 1980s heyday in 'Ready Player One'

Starring Tye Sheridan, Ready Player One is based on a 2011 novel about a teenager on a treasure hunt in a virtual reality game, in a world torn apart by an energy crisis.

Everything you need to know about Point Nemo, Earth's watery graveyard for spacecraft
Everything you need to know about Point Nemo, Earth's watery graveyard for spacecraft

Chinese space scientists were not in control of their Tiangong-1 orbiting laboratory when it hurtled back to Earth and into a remote part of the Pacific Ocean on Monday.

How an ice hockey team without a country won gold at the Winter Olympics
How an ice hockey team without a country won gold at the Winter Olympics

Denied even their usual uniforms, the Russians opted for one resembling the NHL Detroit Red Wings, who boasted championship teams known for Russian stars.

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