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Microsoft Cuts 7,800 Jobs As It 'Restructures' Itself Away From Nokia Purchase

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | 8 July 2015 | UK Tech
Microsoft has announced that it will be axing 7,800 jobs and taking a $7.6bn loss as the company looks to distance itself from the seemingly unsuccessful acquisition of Nokia's phone division. Nokia became Microsoft Devices when it was bought by Microsoft back in 2013....

Coleen Rooney Pregnant: Wayne Rooney's Wife Reveals She's Expecting Her Third Child

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | 8 July 2015 | UK Entertainment
Coleen Rooney has shared some happy news, revealing on Twitter that she’s currently pregnant with her third child. Wayne Rooney and his wife already have two boys, Kai and Klay, and on Wednesday night they each posted a separate tweet announcing the happy...

Star Wars 'Shamed' As Rare Five Star System Discovered By The SuperWASP Project

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | 8 July 2015 | UK Tech
The SuperWASP (Wide Angle Search for Planets) project has made a rather rare discovery, that could put the 'Star Wars makers to shame'. Scientists spotted a five-star system, where they would usually expect to find stars in pairs or in multiple networks. The research is being presented at...

‘Coronation Street': Deirdre Barlow Death News Scene Airs, Ahead Of The Soap's Big Farewell To Anne Kirkbride (PICS)

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | 8 July 2015 | UK Entertainment
‘Coronation Street’ fans are finally about to bid farewell to Deirdre Barlow, and in Wednesday night’s show (8 July) Bev Unwin arrived in Weatherfield to deliver the sad news of Deidre’s death to Ken and Tracy. READ MORE: Remember When... 'Free The Weatherfield One'...

Jurassic Park Star Jeff Goldblum Becomes A Father For The First Time Aged 62

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | 8 July 2015 | UK Parents
Jurassic Park star Jeff Goldblum has become a father for the first time, at the age of 62. Goldblum's Olympic gymnast wife Emilie Livingston, 32, gave birth on 4 July to their first child together. Sharing the news on Facebook with...

Fewer Cheap Homes Will Be Built To Pay For Rent Cuts In Budget, Government Watchdog and Housing Groups Warn

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | 8 July 2015 | UK Politics
At least 14,000 fewer affordable homes will be built to as a result of the Budget, the Government’s own financial watchdog has warned. Although council and housing association tenants were rewarded with a 1% cut in rents unveiled by George Osborne, the Office for Budget Responsibility worked out...

Tube Strike Chaos As Commuters Struggle To Get Home

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | 8 July 2015 | UK
Chaotic scenes dominated London's Underground on Wednesday evening as commuters dashed home before the impending tube strike. The rush hour started early as thousands attempted to board last trains home before the walkout stopped services, which are not scheduled to start again until Friday morning. To...

Reza Aslan And Hasan Minhaj Pen Open Letter Highlighting Muslim Hypocrisy Over LGBT Rights

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | 8 July 2015 | UK
NEW YORK -- Two prominent American Muslims have penned an open letter to the Islamic community highlighting its hypocrisy over LGBT rights. Religious scholar Reza Aslan and "The Daily Show" correspondent Hasan Minhaj wrote the missive following online disquiet from US Muslims over the Supreme Court...

Man With Cancer Has Part Of Mouth And Tongue Rebuilt From His Arm Tissue After Tumour Removed

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | 8 July 2015 | UK Lifestyle
After being diagnosed with advanced mouth cancer, David Barwell needed to have a tumour the size of a plum removed from his throat. Surgeons were forced to cut away the bottom of his mouth and tongue to complete the procedure and Barwell feared he would never be...

Katie Piper Stars In New #Skinstory Beauty Campaign For Remescar Cream

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | 8 July 2015 | UK Style
Katie Piper has landed a new beauty campaign for a scar healing cream. Piper, 31, is a longtime fan of the Remescar brand, having used the cream to treat her own burns and scars after she became the victim of an acid attack instigated by her...

Naomi Campbell On Why She Won't Retire: 'Fashion Has To Be More Diverse When It Comes To Colour'

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | 8 July 2015 | UK Style
Naomi Campbell has had an impressive 28-year career in fashion, with countless campaigns, over 500 magazine covers and an array of catwalk appearances - and she's not planning on retiring anytime soon. In a new video interview series called Subjective, the 45-year-old supermodel discusses the lack...

Brian May Talks Armageddon And Why The 'Bruce Willis Solution' Won't Work

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | 8 July 2015 | UK Tech
With his long cloudy white curls spilling on to his shoulders and a turquoise shirt unbuttoned to reveal a small gold medallion, legendary guitarist Brian May looked every inch a rockstar as he sauntered into a conference room tucked away in the stone-floored corridors of the

What Should You Do When Strangers Take Photos Of Your Child? Reddit Has The Answer

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | 8 July 2015 | UK Parents
A father-of-one didn't know how to react when he noticed a stranger taking photos of his baby, so he turned to Reddit for advice. Reddit user offstage4, posed the question: "What to do when strangers take pictures of you child?"

Woman Pens Perfect Open Letter To Tinder Date Who Said She Was 'Too Fat To Fancy'

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | 8 July 2015 | UK Lifestyle
A woman has written an open letter to a Tinder date told her she was 'too fat to fancy' - and she's quickly becoming the internet's new body image hero. When Michelle Thomas, 30, returned from her 'fairly standard' date with Simon, who is in his...

Ghostbusters Reboot: Ecto-1 Revealed By Director Paul Feig Angers Twitter

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | 8 July 2015 | UK Tech
There's something strange in the neighbourhood and Ghostbusters director Paul Feig has just tweeted about it. #whattheygonnadrive pic.twitter.com/bBLEhrfTEQ— Paul Feig (@paulfeig) July 8, 2015 Feig has been drip feeding a constant stream of Ghostbuster paraphernalia giving fans an indication...

Westfield Evacuated After Unexploded World War Two Bomb Found In Ariel Way Building Site

Kathryn Snowdon | 8 July 2015 | UK
Westfield Shopping Centre was evacuated following the discovery of a World War Two unexploded bomb. Police, firefighters and ambulances were called to Shepherds Bush at about 10.40am and roads surrounding the shopping centre were cordoned off. Offices and residential buildings were also evacuated following...

IdeasTap, 'Life-Changing' Charity, Closes Its Doors - Creatives Everywhere Wonder What The Heck They'll Do Now

Jessie Thompson | 8 July 2015 | UK
Hundreds of creatives are now facing an uncertain future as they say an emotional goodbye to 'life-changing' arts charity IdeasTap, which closes its doors for the final time today. The charity was founded in 2008 by philanthropist Peter De Haan in lieu of taxpayer support to those interested...

Father Posts Adorable Video Showing What It's Like For His Family To Live With 16 Puppies

Amy Packham | 8 July 2015 | UK Parents
A father has posted an adorable video showing what it is like to live with 16 Basenji puppies. The Norwegian dad, Dag Christer Lie, and his wife, Liv, have two children and they own kennels, so often have a fair few dogs around. Lie posted...

UK Summer Budget 2015: IDS Close To Release After Osborne Announces National 'Living Wage'

Paul Vale | 8 July 2015 | UK Politics
Iain Duncan Smith punched the air and shouted, "get in” as George Osborne announced a national “living wage” during the budget on Wednesday. The former Tory leader, currently Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, appeared close to release as the chancellor detailed...

8 Celebrities Who Look Like A Quality Street

Elliot Wagland | 8 July 2015 | UK Comedy
If you’re in the public eye, you’re going to get photographed. And then the comparisons start. “Taylor Swift looks like a horse,” “Nicole Kidman’s looks like fruit bat,” “21 celebs who look like animals…” It’s all rather unfair. As such, HuffPost UK has gone for a far sweeter gallery: “Celebrities...
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