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Tinder Launches Exclusive Music Video Previews

(0) Comments | Posted 31 July 2015 | (15:59)

Tinder has launched a new feature that teases its users with exclusive audio from well-known artists.

In a first for the dating app, American singer Luke Bryan released his new single “Kick The Dust Up” via video message served to users of the app.

Tinder hopes the move will...

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Mexico City Uber Drivers Attacked By Traditional Taxi Operators As Tensions Flare

(0) Comments | Posted 31 July 2015 | (13:32)

Uber drivers have been viciously attacked by traditional taxi operators during tense protests held across Mexico City this week.

See the full video below.

People smashed car windows and threw objects towards cars which were operated by Uber-registered drivers.

At least eight vehicles were damaged...

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Calais Migrants Crisis And 11 Popular Myths Taken Apart By The Facts

(0) Comments | Posted 31 July 2015 | (11:18)

For night after night this week thousands of migrants have attempted to gain entry to the Channel Tunnel to get to the UK.

While shocking images show them clinging to the roof of a lorry have revealed the desperate lengths they are prepared to go to in order...

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1000 Foo Fighters Fans Perform 'Learn To Fly' In Open Invitation To Dave Grohl

(0) Comments | Posted 30 July 2015 | (17:52)

A thousand heavy rocking Foo Fighters fans have taken part in an epic mass gig in a field in Italy.

Musicians and vocalists got together to recite the Foo's "Learn To Fly" - with the results documented in glorious HD on YouTube.

The gig was a...

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Calais Migrant Crisis Quiz: 15 Questions To Test Your Knowledge

(2) Comments | Posted 30 July 2015 | (16:49)

Attempts by migrants to reach Britain have reached an all time high as hundreds of people rushed the Channel Tunnel for a third night in chaotic scenes on Wednesday.

The reasons for the crisis are many, global and complex, with experts believing that a series of factors over...

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Hulk Hogan Tape Depicts More Racist Comments During Son Nick Hogan's Jail Visit

(0) Comments | Posted 30 July 2015 | (10:17)

New recordings have emerged of former WWE star Hulk Hogan making racist comments and slurs.

Hogan is captured making several comments during a prison visit with son Nick, some of which include the n-word.

It comes after the Wrestlemania contender was sensationally sacked...

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Judge Mindy S. Glazer Encounters Fellow Cruise Passenger In Dock, Shares Vacation Memories

(2) Comments | Posted 30 July 2015 | (10:03)

A judge who recognised an old school friend in the dock at a recent hearing has recognised another defendant - this time a fellow passenger on a recent cruise.

Florida judge Mindy Glazer was filmed earlier in July in an emotional encounter with a former high school classmate...

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Cecil The Lion Petition Reaches 700,000 Signatories As Demand For Justice Grows

(8) Comments | Posted 29 July 2015 | (16:28)

A petition demanding justice for Cecil the Zimbabwean lion killed by an American dentist has gained 700,000 signatories.

Created by a user ‘Ruth McD’ and addressed to Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe, the petition outlines the circumstances of Cecil’s death and the problem hunting presents to local...

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UK Police In Cannabis 'Climbdown' And Other Countries' Approach To Marijuana Use

(3) Comments | Posted 29 July 2015 | (14:33)

Three police forces have acknowledged that growing and using cannabis is no longer to be treated as a priority crime.

While cannabis remains a Class B drug in the UK, police chiefs including Durham’s Crime Commissioner Ron Hogg, say they will not actively pursue those growing or using...

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Michel Platini Former French Captain And Uefa President To Stand For Fifa Presidency

(0) Comments | Posted 29 July 2015 | (12:23)

Uefa president Michel Platini has announced he will stand to become president of Fifa.

He made the announcement on Wednesday, with Uefa earlier confirming to CNN that Platini is ‘ready’ to enter the race.

However, previous candidates for the role of Fifa president have been...

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Britain First Members Suggest Mass Murder As 'Solution' To Calais Crisis

(59) Comments | Posted 29 July 2015 | (11:00)

Members of the UK’s biggest nationalist Facebook group have made their own suggestions to solve the current crisis in Calais – advocating the mass slaughter of migrants.

The Britain First page has been filled with responses to the crisis, which saw close to 2,000...

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Rafael Benitez's Wife Montserrat Seara's Comments On José Mourinho's Record Prompt Searing Retort

(0) Comments | Posted 29 July 2015 | (09:52)

José Mourinho has launched an astonishing attack on Rafael Benitez’s record at Inter Milan, following comments made by Benitez’s wife about his own record as manager of Real Madrid.

Benitez’s wife, Montserrat Seara, told Spanish newspaper La Region that her husband regularly...

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Classic iPod Confuses Children In Hilarious Video Blast From The Past

(0) Comments | Posted 28 July 2015 | (16:14)

This is going to make you feel very, very old.

The latest ‘Kids React’ video puts a Classic iPod in the hands of 6 to 13-year olds and asks for their opinions. And they don't hold back.

One of the kids quips: “It’s like a cinder block.”

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Tesco Ribena Ban: 13 Products Arguably Worse Than Ribena That You Can Still Buy

(3) Comments | Posted 28 July 2015 | (13:31)

Supermarket giant Tesco is seeking to tackle childhood obesity by removing high-sugar, lunchbox-sized drinks, including Ribena, from its shelves.

As thousands of outraged shoppers take to social media, a quick glance at Tesco’s website reveals trolley-loads of products that remain able to be purchased – many...

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Frankie Boyle's Labour Party Column In The Guardian Has Everyone Agreeing With Him (Again)

(25) Comments | Posted 28 July 2015 | (11:28)

Controversial comedian Frankie Boyle has gained huge support for his latest opinion column, which suggests the Labour Party may as well be replaced by an out-of-office reply.

Writing for Comment Is Free in The Guardian, Boyle said Labour: “...has lost touch so badly that it is now getting...

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Medic Student Horribly Burned After EE Portable Phone Charger 'Exploded' As She Slept

(1) Comments | Posted 28 July 2015 | (10:13)

A medical student who sustained burns after a portable phone charger set fire to her bedroom says the device "exploded like a firework".

Katy Emslie, a 26-year-old student from Aberdeen, was injured on Friday night after waking in the early hours to see "smoky soot in the air" as her...

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Lord Sewel Scandal Sparks Reaction From Across The Globe

(6) Comments | Posted 28 July 2015 | (09:25)

The scandal involving Lord Sewel, who stood down from the House of Lords on Tuesday after allegedly ‘snorting cocaine off a prostitute’s breast’, has prompted lots of reaction outside of the UK.

Sewel’s Very British Scandal, which deepened with further allegations of an affair...

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10 Secrets Of Porn That Are Surprising, Sordid And Most Definitely NSFW

(1) Comments | Posted 27 July 2015 | (15:40)

Mysteries of the porn world have been laid bare by performers and producers, who’ve offered candid - and somewhat surprising - revelations about what really goes down on set.

A thread on Reddit asked actors for the secrets of porn that viewers really don’t know about.

And before...

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Lord Sewel Scandal And 14 Other Times A Politician Has Been Caught Out

(1) Comments | Posted 27 July 2015 | (11:30)

An erotic video depicting Lord Sewel engaged in drug taking with prostitutes has given Fleet Street plenty to talk about.

As chair of the House of Lords standards committee, Sewel had more reason than most to be aware of how his delectations might be perceived by the public.

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Hulk Hogan Mocked By New Jack Over 'Racist Slur Sex Tape'

(0) Comments | Posted 27 July 2015 | (08:57)

Former WWE star Hulk Hogan has been mocked by fellow wrestler New Jack, after a transcript was released which appeared to show Hogan using a racial slur.

New Jack – also known as Jerome Young – posted a picture of himself posing with Hogan’s daughter Brooke with the...

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