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Trainspotting 2 actor Bradley Welsh was shot dead on his doorstep

Author Irvine Welsh leads tributes to friend murdered in Edinburgh The author Irvine Welsh has led tributes to the Trainspotting 2 actor Bradley Welsh, who was shot dead on his doorstep in Edinburgh while his wife and child were at home. Police Scotland confirmed on Thursday that the killing was being treated as murder and reassured the public that, while …

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Jose Canseco SLAMS Newly-Engaged Alex Rodriguez Over Claims He’s Cheating On Jennifer Lopez! – Perez Hilton

This is coming right out of left field for Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez! Just one day following the announcement that the pair are Along with one since-deleted tweet featuring his phone number, the ex baseball star fired off on at A-Rod, writing he cheated with Canseco’s ex-wife Jessica, whom he has been divorced from since 1999: “Watching World of …

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IOC ‘worried’ by new Aiba president’s links to heroin trade and organised crime

Amateur boxings governing body, Aiba, has been plunged into a fresh crisis by naming Gafur Rakhimov, who has links to the heroin trade and organised crime, as president Boxing IOC ‘worried’ by new Aiba president’s heroin trade and organised crime link • Gafur Rakhimov named in interim role for amateur boxing • Uzbek’s assets in USA have been frozen Sean …

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Anthony Joshua on combating racism: ‘Our parents’ generation has been sleeping’

(CNN)With his unerring professionalism in the ring and philanthropic mission out of it, Anthony Joshua perfectly embodies the modern athlete. It’s a philosophy that’s been mirrored by England and Manchester City star Raheem Sterling, who has emerged as football’s unofficial spokesperson in the battle against racism — calling out the media and governing bodies for a lack of action. “I …

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The new parents and UK’s neo-Nazi terror threat

Image copyright W MIDS CTU Three people have been convicted of belonging to the banned neo-Nazi group National Action. Adam Thomas, 22, and his partner Claudia Patatas, 38, were found guilty with Daniel Bogunovic, 27, of being members of the far-right group – which was proscribed under anti-terror laws after it celebrated the murder of Labour MP Jo Cox. The …

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Frida Kahlo’s great-niece calls for Barbie doll to be redesigned

The doll should have to match what the artist really was, says lawyer for late Mexican artists great niece The toymaker Mattel is in a dispute with a distant relative of the late Mexican artist Frida Kahlo over rights to a Frida Barbie doll released as part of the company’s Inspiring Women series. Kahlo’s great-niece Mara de Anda Romeo said …

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Summit critics have Trump derangement syndrome – says Trump

US president hits out at comments about his relationship with Putin Donald Trump has accused critics of “Trump derangement syndrome” as the fallout from his summit with Vladimir Putin showed no sign of abating. The US president might be regretting his partial climbdown on his drawing a moral equivalence between the Kremlin and American intelligence and law enforcement agencies, which …

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13 people file for divorce on Christmas Day

Image copyright Getty Images Thirteen people filed for divorce on Christmas Day in England and Wales, official figures show. They were among 455 online divorce applications submitted to HM Courts & Tribunals Service between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Day. Twenty-six people submitted applications on Christmas Eve, 23 on Boxing Day and 77 on New Year’s Day. Since April 2018 …

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22 Little-Known Facts About ‘Seinfeld’

By Brandon Gorrell Updated January 26, 2019 NBC By Brandon Gorrell Updated January 26, 2019 NBC 1. Newman doesn’t have a first name (surprise). A common speculation is that his first name is “Norman,” because in the episode “The Bottle Deposit, Part 2,” (season 7, ep. 2) the farmer’s daughter shouts, “Goodbye, Norman!” This was actually the actress’s mistake — …

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Trump ‘considering full pardon’ of Jack Johnson – thanks to Sylvester Stallone

President says Rocky star called about black world champion convicted in 1913 and subject of campaign which did not sway Barack Obama Donald Trump said on Saturday he is “considering a full pardon” for Jack Johnson, the great African American boxer who was a victim of racially motivated injustice. Johnson became the first black heavyweight world champion in 1908, winning …

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