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  • 4 weeks Saturday Kitchen star Matt Tebbutt admits James Martin’s new show is a ‘rival’ Metro -10Ment
    James has his own cooking show on ITV (Pictures: REX/@matt.tebbutt) Matt Tebbutt has suggested James Martin’s move to ITV after quitting Saturday Kitchen was a bit of a rival move. Saturday Kitchen is a 90-minute cookery program which features the likes of Andi Oliver, Glynn Purnell and Donald Skehan as hosts alongside celebrity chefs on BBC One. James shocked fans by quitting in 2016, and since then has launched his own cooking program on ITV called Saturday Morning. The show is going from strength to strength but James’ Saturday Kitchen replacement Matt sees it as a bit of good-natured competition. ... more
  • 4 weeks Donald Trump blamed dad of migrant girl for her death in Border Patrol custody Metro -World
    Donald Trump tried to claim that the father of a girl who died after being detained by border guards hadn’t given her any water. The US President has attempted to steer blame away from his administration and falsely claimed the grieving dad admitted responsibility. Little Jakelin Caal Maquin died just a day after she was apprehended trying to cross the southern US border. An autopsy released on Friday showed that Jakelin, 7, died of a bacterial infection which caused her organs to shut down. Jakelin Caal Maquin’s death could have been prevented if she had received better medical care. Trump ... more
  • 4 weeks Manchester United 2-1 Watford Live: Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial score in United victory Metro -Sport
    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer takes charge of his first game since being named Manchester United’s permanent manager (Getty Images) Ole Gunnar Solskjaer got his permanent reign as Manchester United’s manager off to a winning start courtesy of a 2-1 victory over Watford at Old Trafford. Marcus Rashford scored the first goal under Solskjaer against Cardiff in December and did likewise again by chipping the ball over Ben Foster in the first half to break the deadlock. Anthony Martial doubled the home team’s lead with a scrappy goal 18 minutes from time before Abdoulaye Doucoure netted a late consolation for the visitors. ... more
  • 4 weeks Manchester United vs Watford Live: Team news and updates from Old Trafford Metro -Sport
    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer takes charge of his first game since being named Manchester United’s permanent manager (Getty Images) Manchester United will be looking to maintain their momentum under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer against Watford after the Norwegian was appointed as their manager on a full-time basis. Following an outstanding spell as United’s interim boss, Solskjaer was handed a three-year deal on Thursday and he will be keen to start his official reign in charge with a victory. United face a Watford side that has been in decent form of late, although the Hornets could have one eye on next Sunday’s FA ... more
  • 4 weeks The Rolling Stones postpone upcoming tour as Mick Jagger needs ‘medical treatment’ Metro -10Ment
    (Picture: Getty Images) Sir Mick Jagger has revealed he is in need of ‘medical treatment’ forcing The Rolling Stones to postpone their upcoming tour. A statement from the group said: ‘Unfortunately today the Rolling Stones have had to announcement the postponement of their upcoming US/Canada tour dates. ‘We apologise for any inconvenience this causes those who have tickets to shows but wish to reassure fans to hold onto these existing tickets, as they will be valid for rescheduled dates, which will be announced shortly. ‘Mick has been advised by doctors that he cannot go on tour at this time, as ... more
  • 4 weeks Jurgen Klopp defends Mauricio Pochettino’s lack of spending at Tottenham Metro -Sport
    Mauricio Pochettino’s last signing at Spurs was Lucas Moura in January 2018 (Getty Images) Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has defended Tottenham’s recent transfer inactivity by saying it would be difficult to improve the club’s starting team. Spurs became the first club in Premier League history to not sign a single player over the course of a season when they opted against adding to their squad in the January transfer window. The club and in particular their chairman Daniel Levy has come under scrutiny as a result with critics suggesting that Mauricio Pochettino hasn’t been suitably backed in the transfer market. ... more
  • 4 weeks Murder appeal launched after man, 24, stabbed to death in Birmingham Metro
    A murder investigation has been launched after a 24-year-old man was discovered with fatal stab wounds in the West Midlands. Emergency services were called to Arran Way in Smith’s Wood after 11.15pm on Friday night following reports of a man being knifed. The victim had suffered critical injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene despite medics’ best efforts. The victim died at the scene (Picture: @SnapperSK) Police are calling for anyone with information to get in touch (Picture: @SnapperSK) A cordon remains in place to allow for investigations to be carried out in the area. Detective Inspector Michelle Allen ... more
  • 4 weeks The Walking Dead’s Cailey Fleming would love a Rick Grimes and Judith reunion Metro -10Ment
    Cailey Fleming spoke to fans at Walker Stalker (Picture: Wenn) The Walking Dead star Cailey Fleming has revealed she wants to see her character reunite with her onscreen dad Rick Grimes. Cailey’s character Judith has been in the show from the early seasons but Cailey has only just joined the cast as the grown-up version of the character And it seems she wants to act out some scenes with Andrew Lincoln as she never actually got to work with him during her time on season eight. Speaking at London’s Walking Dead event Walker Stalker, she said: ‘I would have liked ... more
  • 4 weeks Serge Gnabry reveals he defied Arsene Wenger by leaving Arsenal Metro -Sport
    Serge Gnabry insisted he wanted to stay at Arsenal (Picture: Getty) Bayern Munich winger Serge Gnabry admits he defied Arsene Wenger by leaving Arsenal, who were keen to tie him down to a new deal at the Emirates. The German joined Werder Bremen in 2016 in a move that was orchestrated by Bayern, who purchased him a year later at a cut-price fee. Wenger handed Gnabry his Arsenal debut as a 17-year-old but a disastrous loan spell at West Brom, where his fitness was regularly called into question, put his career at the Emirates in danger. Nevertheless, Wenger wanted Gnabry ... more
  • 4 weeks The Walking Dead star Chandler Riggs is already up for returning a year after leaving show Metro -10Ment
    Chandler Riggs at WalkerStalker in March (Picture: Wenn) Chandler Riggs would love to return to The Walking Dead – although he admits it would now have to be in a flashback. Despite being in the comic books, his character Carl was killed off, with Henry (played by Matt Lintz) taking on his story line. However it turns out we might not have seen the last of Carl, as the actor said he’d like to return to the AMC hit in a flashback. Chatting to the crowd at Walker Stalker at the ExCel in London on Saturday, Chandler said: ‘Yeah that ... more
  • 4 weeks Woman with Down’s syndrome ‘loses independence’ after being stripped of free bus travel Metro
    Disabled bus pass users are campaigning against a council’s decision to stop them travelling for free before 9.30am. For Katy Robertson, who has Down’s syndrome, the new restrictions mean she will no longer be able to board her 9.15am bus to work by simply flashing her pass at the driver. Instead, the 27-year-old is facing the stress of managing money, having to rely on support workers and relearning what she is required to do for her journey. Katy Robertson, 27, has worked hard to make her journey to work independently (Picture: Frimhurst Enterprises) The changes, issued by Surrey County Council, ... more
  • 4 weeks Why does the Mother’s Day date change every year? Metro -LS
    (Picture: Getty) Got your presents and cards at the ready for Mother’s Day? The big day is tomorrow, and people all over the UK will be bringing breakfast in bed to (and doing the washing up for) their mums. It’s a good time to think of all the mother figures in our lives do for us, but you may have noticed it doesn’t actually fall at the same time each year. That’s because it has too be celebrated on a specific Sunday in relation to Easter and Lent. Why does Mother’s Day change each year? In this country Mother’s Day ... more
  • 4 weeks Zinedine Zidane breaks silence on Real Madrid transfer interest in Paul Pogba Metro -Sport
    Paul Pogba has again been linked with a move to Real Madrid (Picture: Getty) Zinedine Zidane has dropped his strongest hint yet that Real Madrid will make a move for Manchester United star Paul Pogba this summer. The France international was reportedly desperate to leave Old Trafford during Jose Mourinho’s tenure following a series of bust-ups which culminated him being stripped of the vice captaincy and benched for several high profile matches. Pogba has, however, been integral to United’s resurgence of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, who was confirmed as Mourinho’s permanent successor on Thursday. However, Marca report that Pogba is still ... more
  • 4 weeks Gogglebox star apologises to viewers for pushing her dog off a footstool Metro -10Ment
    Viewers complained about Ellie’s ‘rough’ treatment of her dog, Mick (Photo: Channel 4) Gogglebox star Ellie Warner has been forced to apologise to viewers after she pushed her dog, Mick, off a footstool. Viewers of the show were outraged to see Ellie ‘shove’ her Italian Greyhound away from her dinner after she had dropped boiling hot baked beans on her leg. In a clip posted to the Gogglebox Twitter account, Mick can be seen falling from the footstool as Ellie jumps up to clean the mess.
  • 4 weeks Santi Cazorla rates Unai Emery’s first season at Arsenal Metro -Sport
    Arsenal are doing ‘very well’ under Unai Emery, says Santi Cazorla (Getty Images) Santi Cazorla admits he has been impressed with Unai Emery’s first season in charge at Arsenal. After 22 years with the Gunners, Arsene Wenger called time on his reign at the end of last season, while Emery was chosen to succeed the Frenchman. Arsenal are currently fourth in the Premier League, while Emery has also guided the team to the quarter-finals of the Europa League where they will face Napoli. And Cazorla believes Arsenal’s squad are capable of winning trophies under the Emery. ‘Arsenal have adapted to ... more
  • 4 weeks Manchester United transfer target Raphael Varane happy at Real Madrid claims Zinedine Zidane Metro -Sport
    Zinedine Zidane insists Raphael Varane is happy at Real Madrid (Picture: Getty) Zinedine Zidane insists Raphael Varane remains happy at Real Madrid amid intense speculation surrounding his future. Reports in Spain this month claim the Frenchman wants to leave the Spanish capital to test himself elsewhere. Madrid beat United to Varane’s signature in 2011 thanks to the intervention of Zidane but the Red Devils have never given up hope of signing the 25-year-old. Centre-back had been a position of priority for Jose Mourinho but Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has improved his side’s defence and would prefer to strengthen other areas of ... more
  • 4 weeks Marks & Spencer launches Mother’s Day afternoon tea with free prosecco for £15.95 Metro -LS
    (Picture: Marks & Spencer) Haven’t planned an outing for Mother’s Day yet? Fret not, for Marks & Spencer – a British institution for some mums – is hosting an afternoon tea at over 100 of its cafés tomorrow. And as a special treat, the retailer is throwing in free prosecco as part of a new deal. Each guest who orders an afternoon tea today or tomorrow will receive a 20cl bottle of M&S own brand prosecco to go along with it, worth £3.80, for just £15.95. Also included is eight quarter sandwiches and two each of the following: scones with ... more
  • 4 weeks Zoe Sugg duets with S Club 7 after birthday surprise from boyfriend Alfie Deyes Metro -10Ment
  • 4 weeks Refugee, 24, stabbed to death ‘for his £60,000 watch’ Metro
    A refugee may have been knifed to death by two men ‘for his £60,000 watch’, a friend claimed yesterday. Zahir Visiter, 24, was stabbed near his home on Thursday evening after waving off his parents and two younger brothers as they left the airport for a holiday. His attackers reportedly ran half a mile to the Central London Mosque in Regent’s Park, where they calmly switched clothes and mingled with worshippers before fleeing, the Mail reported. https://videos.metro.co.uk/video/met/2019/03/29/8492170454432462810/1024x576_MP4_8492170454432462810.mp4 Armed police sealed off the mosque following the attack around 6.15pm and were seen searching stairwells and the surrounding ... more
  • 4 weeks Amazon Prime’s Hanna has been out just 24 hours and is already a huge hit Metro -10Ment
    (Picture: Amazon) Hanna is a huge hit with viewers despite the fact that it’s only been out on Amazon Prime one day. Viewers have taken to Twitter to talk about the TV adaption of the 2011 movie, Hanna, with one enthusiastic user saying she ‘binge-watched’ the entire season in one sitting last night. Joel Kinnaman and Mireille Enos, of The Killing, reunited for the Amazon series which is based on the feature film starring Saorise Ronan and Cate Blanchett. Using the hashtag #hannaTV, people have been sharing how much they enjoyed the eight-part show. ‘I found #HannaTV a bit detailed ... more
  • 4 weeks Husband of mum killed in car crash after police chase says he will ‘make her proud’ Metro
    A woman who died in a car crash following a police pursuit has been named as mum Jessica Michael. She died at the scene after a car being chased by Essex Police caused a collision on Parklands, Waltham Abbey, just before 10pm on March 28. Her twin brother Matthew Ladkin is now flying back from Australia to be with the family, writing online: ‘Love you forever’. Jessica Michael lost her life in a car crash on March 28 Yesterday her husband Andrew Michael posted on Facebook: ‘No words. Love of my life I hope I make you proud till I ... more
  • 4 weeks Riverdale and 90210 stars to celebrate Luke Perry at reception a month after tragic death Metro -10Ment
    A celebration of Luke’s life will take place on 13 April (Picture: APF) Riverdale and Beverly Hills 90210 stars will pay tribute to the late Luke Perry at a celebration of his life, a month after he sadly died of a massive stroke. The 52-year-old actor died days after being rushed to hospital following the attack at his home in Sherman Oaks, California, and on 13 April friends and family will gather to ‘celebrate his extraordinary life’. The invitation includes a picture of Luke at the height of his fme in the 1990s and it is thought the guest list ... more
  • 4 weeks Aldi’s ‘Mother of all Steaks’ is back in stores for Mother’s Day Metro -LS
    (Picture: Aldi) Mother’s Day is tomorrow – if you’d forgotten all about it, you may want to run to your local supermarket to grab a bouquet of flowers and a box of chocolates for your mum. Or if there’s an Aldi local nearby, pop in and buy one of the brand’s huge steaks, which are re-launched for Mother’s Day. Of course, we’re not suggesting you hand over a steak to your mum first thing tomorrow morning. But a nice lunch could be the perfect way to show her how much she means to you. (Picture: Aldi) The ‘Mother of All ... more
  • 4 weeks Arsenal and Man Utd transfer target Samuel Umtiti lacks X-factor, claims Mikael Silvestre Metro -Sport
    Samuel Umtiti was an integral part of France’s World Cup winning side (Picture: Getty) Former Manchester United defender Mikael Silvestre claims Samuel Umtiti lacks the X-factor required to play for the Old Trafford club. The 25-year-old was an integral part of France’s World Cup winning squad last summer and until recently an automatic choice at the heart of Barcelona’s defence. Umtiti signed a new long-term contract back in June but has struggled with injuries this season and fallen behind compatriot Clement Lenglet in Ernesto Valverde’s pecking order. The former Lyon star has previously been linked with a move to United ... more
  • 4 weeks What it’s like to cope with an off-the-scale bipolar disorder Metro -LS
    (Picture: Dave Anderson for Metro.co.uk) Has there ever been a moment where you wondered: ‘How the f*** did my life get so bad?’ Mine came in the back of a Ford Transit police van when a young, male PC looked at me with undiluted fear in his eyes, even though I was barefoot, caged, and cuffed so tightly that my wrists were bleeding. It had taken about a dozen cops to ‘subdue’ me. That came a few hours before I was sectioned for the first time, in 2008. I have had a hard life but nothing prepared me for my ... more
  • 4 weeks Remain stalwart Dominic Grieve faces Tory deselection after losing no confidence vote Metro
    Prominent pro-Remain Conservative MP Dominic Grieve is facing deselection after he suffered a vote of no confidence by his local party. The no confidence vote was passed 182 to 131 by the Beaconsfield Constituency Conservative Association. The chairman of the association, Jackson Ng, said the motion was passed at the association’s annual general meeting on Friday. Pro-Remain Conservative MP Dominic Grieve is facing deselection (Picture: AFP) ‘Our members had a robust discussion with our MP, Dominic Grieve QC on Brexit before voting on a motion of confidence in him as our MP, which, I can confirm with a heavy heart ... more
  • 4 weeks Kevin De Bruyne returns for Manchester City as Pep Guardiola makes four changes for must-win Fulham clash Metro -Sport
    Sergio Aguero and Raheem Sterling have been recalled (Picture: Getty) Pep Guardiola has made four changes to his Manchester City side for today’s Premier League clash against Fulham at Craven Cottage. City completed a dramatic comeback against Swansea in their final fixture before the international break and Guardiola was thankful of a ten-day break in which the likes of Kevin De Bruyne, Fernandinho and Benjamin Mendy were able to resume training. Today’s game signals the start of a testing and defining period for the club in which they’ll play nine games in 29 days. Sterling scored a hat-trick in England’s ... more
  • 4 weeks Game Of Thrones fans rejoice, there’s a 12-hour conference and quiz coming your way Metro -LS
    (Picture: REX/ Mylo) Winter is coming for the last time. But before you disappear into your Game Of Thrones hole on 15 April, venture to Shoreditch. On Sunday 14 April, the day before the HBO series launches in the UK, the Book Club will host a 12-hour themed event for die-hard GOT fans. The experience will include talks, panels, screenings and a quiz to test your knowledge of Westeros and all its characters (dead and alive, we assume). The day has been split into two, with doors opening for the conference at 11am. Academics will be hosting brief lectures, ... more
  • 4 weeks Why does Mother’s Day happen on a different day in the UK and US? Metro -LS
    Mother’s Day isn’t far away… (Picture: vadimguzhva/Getty Images/iStockphoto) Mother’s Day, which falls on Sunday 31 March this year, is on a different day to the American Mother’s Day. This can result in some confusion surrounding the day to say the least, especially since the UK date also changes every year. But worry not – we’re here to explain everything you need to know about why Mother’s Day in the UK is on a different day every year, and why it’s on a different day to American Mother’s Day. Why does the date of Mother’s Day change? In the UK, Mother’s ... more
  • 4 weeks Russell Crowe hobbles with a cane as he remains unrecognisable for latest role Metro -10Ment
    Unrecognisable Russell Crowe and Sienna Miller (Picture: Backgrid) Russell Crowe and Sienna Miller are completely unrecognisable as infamous TV and business executive Roger Ailes and his wife as they film new TV drama, The Loudest Voice. Take a closer look, can you see them in there now? The pair are filming in New York (Picture: Backgrid) The pair are both appeared in the upcoming American drama television miniseries, based on the book The Loudest Voice in the Room by Gabriel Sherman, that is set to premiere on Showtime. Russell, 54, will star as Roger, the main character in of the ... more
  • 4 weeks What time do the clocks change on Sunday morning and do we lose an hour or gain an hour? Metro
    (Picture: Getty) A recent study by Park Plaza Hotels found that only four in ten of people get the recommended eight hours of sleep per night, with one in ten regularly getting less than four hours’ rest every time they go to bed. As if our collective sleep schedules needed any more disruption, the clocks will be changing this weekend and adding fuel to the insomnia fire. The EU have voted to scrap the daylight savings measures, so by 2021, citizens in these countries will no longer have to wrestle back their forty winks annually. That probably not going to ... more
  • 4 weeks The Big Bang Theory welcomes back Oscar winner Regina King as HR admin Janine Metro -10Ment
    Regina King won an Oscar for her role in If Beale Street Could Talk (Photo: EMPICS) The Big Bang Theory is pulling out all the stops for its final series, bringing back one of the sitcom’s best loved guest stars, Oscar winner Regina King. Regina, who won the highest accolade in acting for her supporting role in If Beale Street Could Talk, is set to return to the set of TBBT to reprise her role of Janine Davis, the HR administrator who has to deal with the gang’s seemingly never-ending mishaps. Janine will appear in the upcoming episode The Inspiration ... more
  • 4 weeks Eddie Hearn expects Dillian Whyte to become mandatory challenger to face Deontay Wilder Metro -Sport
    Deontay Wilder does not deserve a 50-50 split with Anthony Joshua, says Eddie Hearn (Getty Images) Eddie Hearn has claimed that Deontay Wilder could be forced to face Dillian Whyte after his fight against Dominic Breazeale on May 18. Wilder has demanded a 50-50 purse split for a potential fight against Anthony Joshua later this year but Hearn insists that the Bronze Bomber does not deserve such a high amount. And Hearn also believes that a potential bout against Joshua might not happen as Whyte will become Wilder’s mandatory challenger for the WBC heavyweight title. ‘We might have to call ... more
  • 4 weeks Mauricio Pochettino hails Liverpool’s Virgil Van Dijk as the best centre back in England Metro -Sport
    Virgil Van Dijk has been in supreme form for Liverpool this season (Getty Images) Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has suggested that Virgil Van Dijk is the best centre back in England and believes that the £75m that Liverpool spent to sign him now looks cheap. Liverpool made Van Dijk the most expensive defender in history when they bought him from Southampton in January 2017 but he has proven to be an exceptional addition to their side. The 27-year-old scored the winning goal against Merseyside rivals Everton on his debut and has been pivotal behind Liverpool having the meanest defence in ... more
  • 4 weeks I spent years battling the government for disability benefits I’m entitled to Metro
    I’ve spent the past three years fighting the government for benefits I need to live (Photo: Charlotte Smith) My name is Charlotte Smith. I studied animal care at college, work in my local Co-op store and volunteer for an animal charity. I’m also profoundly deaf and I’ve spent the past three years fighting the government for benefits I need to live on. I had received Disability Living Allowance (DLA) for as long as I could remember. My mum and I relied on it for day-to-day expenses and the costs that come with being deaf. I also have coeliac disease, and ... more
  • 4 weeks Ant McPartlin ‘made £3 million’ last year despite drink-driving conviction and absence from TV Metro -10Ment
    The year away doesn’t appeared to have hurt his pockets (Picture: Re) Ant McPartlin is said to have made £3 million in the past year, despite a drink driving conviction and his absence from TV. He will be making his grand return to evening TV with his partner Declan Donnelly on the upcoming season of Britain’s Got Talent and the spin-off show The Champions, where he will be a presenter. But new reports allege the TV presenter’s fortune increased from £16.3million to £19.3million between June 2017 and June 2018, even though he missed all live BGT episodes and the final ... more
  • 4 weeks Psychiatrists urged to ask children about their social media use Metro
    Children being assessed for mental health problems must be asked about their use of social media, psychiatrists have been told. Advice issued by the Royal College of Psychiatrists recommends professionals check whether youngsters are spending too much time online. The guidance comes amid growing evidence of possible links between poor mental health and content viewed on the internet. Experts recommend psychiatrists consider the impact of social media on all the children they assess for mental health problems(Picture: Yui Mok/PA Wire) Earlier this month, MPs said addiction to social media should potentially be classed as a disease as they called for ... more
  • 4 weeks Janet Jackson inducted into Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame amid Leaving Neverland controversy Metro -10Ment
    She accepted the award but broke tradition by not performing (Picture: Getty Images) Janet Jackson was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame on Friday, amid ongoing controversy surrounding her brother Michael Jackson and HBO’s Leaving Neverland documentary. Janelle Monae introduced the Rhythm Nation singer to the stage at the Barclays Center, New York, with the pair going in for a huge hug before Janet beamed away and posed with her award. The 52-year-old made no mention of her late brother or the allegations against him during her speech, except to mention all of her brothers collectively. While ... more
  • 4 weeks Paul Pogba seeking Manchester United exit as Mino Raiola holds talks with Real Madrid Metro -Sport
    Paul Pogba is reportedly keen on joining Real Madrid (Getty Images) Real Madrid have spoken to Mino Raiola about the possibility of signing Paul Pogba from Manchester United this summer, according to reports in Spain. Pogba was reportedly desperate to leave Old Trafford during Jose Mourinho’s tenure following a series of bust-ups with the Portuguese, but since the arrival of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in December, the France international’s form has drastically improved. However, Marca report that Pogba is still keen to move clubs and Raiola has told Madrid about the midfielder’s intention to quit United and secure a switch to ... more
  • 4 weeks In Canada, you can pay your taxes with bitcoin Metro -Tech
    A small town in Canada is experimenting with letting residents pay some of their property taxes with bitcoin. Innisfil, located in southern Ontario, will launch a one-year pilot program in April to see if the cryptocurrency is a viable alternative. Residents who navigate to the town’s website to pay an installment of their property taxes will see the new payment option. Initially, only bitcoin will be supported although other currencies like ethereum and litecoin may be added in the future. Caption: In Canada, you can pay your taxes with bitcoin Provider: Getty ‘Once again, we are proud to be first ... more
  • 4 weeks Lori Loughlin and husband Mossimo Giuannulli ‘very stressed’ over college fraud scandal Metro -10Ment
    The pair are said be stressed over the whole scandal (Picture: Getty) Lori Loughlin and her husband are said to have been left ‘very stressed’ after they were implicated in a college admissions cheating scandal that rocked America. Lori and husband Mossimo Giuannuli are among a number of parents, including fellow actress Felicity Huffman, who were alleged to have become embroiled in an admissions scam to get their children into elite universities including Yale, Georgetown, the University of Southern California (USC) and Stanford. A source said that Giuannulli, 55, and Loughlin, 54, are feeling ‘very stressed out,’ and their daughters ... more
  • 4 weeks Maurizio Sarri delivers big update on Callum Hudson-Odoi’s Chelsea future Metro -Sport
    Callum Hudson-Odoi will remain at Chelsea according to Maurizio Sarri (Getty Images) Maurizio Sarri expects Callum Hudson-Odoi to be a Chelsea player next season despite speculation linking the teenage forward with a move away from Stamford Bridge. The 18-year-old handed in a transfer request in January amid serious interest from Bayern Munich and has stalled on their offer of a new contract in recent months. Hudson-Odoi’s contract with Chelsea is set to expire in 2020 and the club is reportedly planning on offering him a new deal worth £100,000 per week to try and tempt him to stay. Manchester United ... more
  • 4 weeks When does Game of Thrones season eight start and how can you catch up on past seasons? Metro -10Ment
    This delightful creature is coming back to our screens very soon… (Picture: HBO) Fans of the show have been through so much since it first started, and soon, we’ll be coming to the end of the emotional turmoil and high drama that has been Game of Thrones. We’ve lost some first rate characters along the way, and seen our favourites get put through the mill and back again over the course of the last seven seasons. Now it’s all coming to a head in what we know will be the last ever season of Game of Thrones. Here’s everything you ... more
  • 4 weeks What time is Earth hour and how to take part? Metro
    (Picture: Getty) Sometimes doing your part for the environment can feel like a completely insurmountable task. If you already recycle, try to use less plastic, and turn the water off while you brush your teeth you’re certainly getting there, but there’s always the feeling you could be doing more. Earth Hour is a good way to assuage your guilt when it comes to saving the planet, and it’s extremely easy to take part. It’s today, and will see people from all over the world switching off their lights and committing to doing more to protect our precious world. Wat Arun, ... more
  • 4 weeks Eva Green says Harvey Weinstein was ‘like a God’ as she recalls feeling ‘privileged’ to meet him Metro -10Ment
    Eva Green was revealed as an alleged victim of Weinstein’s in 2017 (Picture: WireImage) Dumbo actress Eva Green has spoken about her experience of Harvey Weinstein in a new interview. ‘He was like a God,’ she said. ‘He could make you, destroy you. You think, maybe something will change – I could win an Oscar! So the first time you meet him you feel privileged.’ Green was revealed as an alleged victim of Weinstein in 2017 when her mother, French actress Marlène Jobert, told a radio station that the film producer had attempted to physically assault her in a hotel ... more
  • 4 weeks Emiliano Sala pilot was ‘colour-blind and not allowed to fly at night’ Metro
    The pilot of the plane carrying footballer Emiliano Sala on board was not allowed to fly at night, according to reports. David Ibbotson fatally crashed into the English Channel as the pair travelled from Nantes to Cardiff in January. It has now emerged that Mr Ibbotson was colour-blind and therefore not qualified to fly in the dark. Emiliano Sala’s body was recovered from the wreckage of the plane (Picture: Instagram) The UK Civil Aviation Authority has not commented on the claims made by the BBC. But the The Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) said licensing ‘continues to be a focus’ ... more
  • 4 weeks Dele Alli speaks out over Tottenham’s ‘amazing’ new stadium Metro -Sport
    Dele Alli is looking forward to playing in Tottenham’s new stadium (Getty Images) Dele Alli has hailed Spurs’ new stadium as ‘amazing’ and says that the team’s imminent return to White Hart Lane will be like a homecoming. Following numerous setbacks and delays in the opening of the new 62,062 seater stadium, Spurs are finally set to move in next week as they host Crystal Palace there on Wednesday night. Spurs will play at their new home at least six times before the end of the season with five home games in the Premier League to come as well as ... more
  • 4 weeks Brexit fiasco makes the UK an international laughing stock Metro
    Theresa May’s third Commons defeat over her Brexit deal has made unfavourable headlines again around the world. In an editorial, the New York Times tells its readers that while the ‘indefatigable’ Prime Minister’s deal was rejected for a third time ‘there’s still hope a solution can be found’. ‘It would all be splendid theatre if it were not so fateful for Britain and for Europe,’ the paper says of the events. The Wall Street Journal says we are plunged into limbo It adds: ‘Historians will no doubt find many reasons the “mother of parliaments” has been in such spectacular disarray ... more
  • 4 weeks Gemma Collins and James Argent are so extra in giant bath complete with champagne and bubbles Metro -10Ment
    Gemma and Arg have had an on-and-off relationship since 2012 (Photo: Getty Images) Gemma Collins and James ‘Arg’ Argent’s Tenerife getaway may be over, but that doesn’t mean they’ll stop sharing their holiday snaps on Instagram. Thank God, because otherwise we would have never had the privilege of seeing the pair living it up in this humongous bath. Captioned ‘Bath Time With Bae’, Arg shared the pic with his Instagram followers on Friday, adding the sickeningly sweet hashtag ‘#theworldisyours’.
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  • 4 weeks Jeremy Clarkson mocks airport security, ‘fat bastards on carts’ and Victoria Beckham in epic Grand Tour rant Metro -10Ment
    Jeremy is off on one again (Picture:Amazon) Never let it be said that Jeremy Clarkson keeps his opinions to himself. This time, the Grand Tour host went on an epic rant about airport security, duty free and people in tracksuits as he and Richard Hammond attempted to test new concepts for motorised hand luggage at London Stansted. ‘Here we are at London Stansted, which is located nowhere near London,’ he began. So far, so true. ‘Miles of tape to make your life worse’ (Picture:Amazon) ‘Here we are, Wetherspoons with runways and miles of tape to make your life worse, and ... more
  • 4 weeks Strong Women: ‘People with scars suffer in silence and are forced to hide away’ Metro -LS
    For many women, ‘strong’ is a problematic label – it comes with a stigma and can put women off from being active altogether. A huge study by Sport England found that 75% of women say fear of judgement puts them off being active. So it is more important than ever that women reclaim their definition of strength and find ways to make fitness part of their lives. Any woman can find their strength, love their body and be physically fit – regardless of outward appearance. Michelle Elman is a body confidence coach. 15 surgeries before the age of 20 left ... more
  • 4 weeks Periods can be overwhelming if you have autism so I’ve created a step by step guide Metro -LS
    Some people even worry that they are pregnant if they haven’t had sex, and don’t know why their menstrual cycle might vary in length. (Photo: Martin Delaney) My name is Robyn and I am autistic. Two years ago, I started work on an autism-friendly guide to periods. I’m a very matter-of-fact person, and I decided that we needed a guide that adopted that attitude when it comes to talking about periods. After all, so many books out there are quite twee, feminine, or overlook some of the bigger issues. As part of my work as an honorary research associate at ... more
  • 4 weeks Mums dreading clock changes as they lose an hour’s sleep on Mother’s Day Metro
    On what is supposed to be their special day, mums across the country are dreading the clocks going forward on Sunday, meaning they will be rewarded with an hours less sleep. Some have taken to social media to describe the change as a ‘cruel joke’ and as a ‘conspiracy’ that fills many mothers with dread. The clocks will be going forward by an hour at 1am on Sunday March 31 this year. Clocks will be going forward by an hour at 1am on Sunday March 31 this year (Picture: PAP) Post-Brexit clock changes could become an thorny issue (Picture: Shutterstock) ... more
  • 4 weeks Prince Charles wants to sideline Prince Andrew so he doesn’t ‘ruin the Queen’s legacy’ Metro
    Prince Charles is trying to airbrush his brother Prince Andrew out of the Royal Family, according to reports. The heir is said to be very concerned about the damage his younger sibling could do to the Queen’s legacy. The Prince of Wales has made no secret that he wants a slimmed-down version of the monarchy, seeing it as key to its survival. That would mean only his immediate family is funded by the taxpayer – leaving his younger siblings to pay for themselves. Prince Andrew’s lifestyle is at odds with Prince Charles’ vision of the Royal Family (Picture: AFP) A ... more
  • 4 weeks Homeless teen ‘left soaking after McDonald’s worker threw water at her’ Metro
    A homeless woman claims she was left soaking after a McDonald’s worker tipped water under her as she slept outside. Georgia Kenney, 19, was asleep outside the fast-food restaurant in Leicester when she felt her sleeping bag and clothing becoming wet. The teenager, who has been living on the streets since her relationship with her partner broke down a year ago, had chosen to sleep by the 24-hour chain because she felt safe. Georgia Kenney’s belongings were soaking (Picture: BPM Media) ‘I told him he could have woken me up first and get me to move instead of doing it ... more
  • 4 weeks Naby Keita left out of Liverpool’s squad to face Tottenham Metro -Sport
    Naby Keita will not feature against Spurs (Picture: Getty) Liverpool look set to be without Naby Keita for their must-win Premier League clash against Tottenham on Sunday after the midfielder was left out of their provisional squad for the game at Anfield. The midfielder was not named in Guinea’s squad for their clash against Mauritania during the international break as he was struggling with an ankle injury. Keita missed Liverpool’s two fixtures before the break against Fulham and Bayern Munich but returned to training earlier this week and was expected to at least be on the bench against Tottenham. However, ... more
  • 4 weeks James Safechuck’s allegations against Michael Jackson ‘have major flaws’, claims biographer Metro -10Ment
    Michael and James, age 7 (Picture: Rex) James Safechuck’s allegations against Michael Jackson have been branded impossible by a biographer of the late pop star, who has claimed to have discovered a major flaw in the case. James alleges that he was abused by Michael between 1988 and 1992 and one of the allegations details an assault that James claims took place in an upstairs room in Neverland’s train station. The train station at Neverland (Picture: Rex) However UK journalist and author Mike Smallcombe has told The Mirror that ‘the deficiency in Safechuck’s story is this – construction on Neverland’s ... more
  • 4 weeks Eurostar suspends all services at London St Pancras because of ‘Brexit protester’ Metro
    Eurostar have suspended all services to and from St Pancras because of a trespasser on the tracks. All customers have been urged not to travel on Saturday morning and urged to cancel their journeys. The incident is believed to have been caused by a suspected Brexit protestor who spent the night on the roof above the High Speed lines. The Eurostar has been suspended A man was seen on the tracks A man was pictured waving a St George’s Flag near the central London station. Police said this morning that a 44-year-old had been arrested for trespass and obstruction of ... more
  • 4 weeks The Vampire Diaries actress Claire Holt gives birth to baby boy Metro -10Ment
    View this post on Instagram James Holt Joblon ✨ Everything they say is true. There is no love like it ❤️ A post shared by Claire Holt (@claireholt) on Mar 29, 2019 at 12:59pm PDT The Vampire Diaries actress Claire Holt has given birth to her first child. Claire and her husband Andrew Joblon welcomed son James earlier this week, ... more
  • 4 weeks Manchester United prepared to pay £100m for Raphael Varane if defender decides to quit Real Madrid Metro -Sport
    Raphael Varane could leave Real Madrid this summer (Picture: Getty) Manchester United are prepared to smash their transfer record to sign Real Madrid star Raphael Varane this summer if the defender indicates he wants to leave the Bernabeu. Reports in Spain this month claim the Frenchman wants to leave the Spanish capital to test himself elsewhere. Madrid beat United to Varane’s signature in 2011 thanks to the intervention of Zinedine Zidane but the Red Devils have never given up hope of signing the 25-year-old. Centre-back had been a position of priority for Jose Mourinho but Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has improved ... more
  • 4 weeks Theresa May wants to hold a fourth vote on her failed Brexit deal Metro
    Theresa May is considering attempting to get her failed deal through Parliament a fourth time. Despite another bruising defeat in the House of Commons on Friday, the Prime Minister is consulting senior ministers this weekend on the way ahead. Sources in Downing Street have made clear she has not given up hope, despite the Withdrawal Agreement being rejected by a majority of 58. Theresa May wants a fourth go to get her deal through Parliament (Picture: EPA) Labour has called on Mrs May to finally accept her deal is dead and call a general election. Backbenchers want to pursue alternative ... more
  • 4 weeks Stevie Nicks mistakes Harry Styles N’Sync member after he calls her his ‘idol’ at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction Metro -10Ment
    Stevie Nicks accidentally said Harry Styles was from N’Sync after he called her his idol (Picture: WireImage) Stevie Nicks was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame by Harry Styles on Friday but she was left a little embarrassed after mistakenly saying that he was from N’Sync instead of One Direction. Awkward, much? Fleetwood Mac star Stevie has become the first female to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame twice and Harry was on hand to mark the moment with a touching speech about the star, before joining her on stage to perform her ... more
  • 4 weeks Avengers Endgame spoiler: A ‘key character’ dies in the movie and we’re already crying Metro -10Ment
    Has a massive Avengers: Endgame spoiler just dropped? (Picture: Marvel) Marvel fans are eagerly waiting for Avengers: Endgame to hit cinemas next month and when it does it’s set to be a huge roller-coaster of emotions. (Warning: quit reading now if you don’t want to know more) So much so, that it’s been revealed that a ‘key character will die’ in the fourth and final Avengers installment and, already, we’re not sure we can handle it. The spolier came from Spanish voice actor Sergio Zurita who voices Guardians Of The Galaxy character Rocket Raccoon in the Spanish version of the ... more
  • 4 weeks Towie producers offer cast access to 24/7 psychologist following Mike Thalassitis’ death Metro -10Ment
    Towie star Sam Mucklow confirmed changes made by show bosses to look after cast (Picture: Rex/PA) Towie producers are now offering all cast members access to a 24/7 psychologist. Show bosses have made changes to the support offered to the reality show’s stars, following the death of Mike Thalassitis earlier this month. ITV broadcasts both Love Island and Towie. Mike Thalassitis’ death influenced bosses to rethink the care offered to its reality stars (Picture: ITV) Love Island stars and fans of the dating show called out show bosses for the lack of after-care given to islanders once they leave the ... more
  • 4 weeks Lupita Nyong’o is sorry for causing offence by saying the voice of Us character Red was inspired by spasmodic dysphonia Metro -10Ment
    Lupita Nyong’o has apologised for causing offence after saying she modelled her Us character’s voice on spasmodic dysphonia  (Picture: Getty Images) Lupita Nyong’o has apologised to anyone she may have offended, after revealing she drew inspiration from the condition spasmodic dysphonia to help her voice character Red in horror movie Us. The 36-year-old previously claimed the voice she used for Red was inspired by Robert F Kennedy Jr, who had spasmodic dysphonia – a neurological disorder that causes involuntary spasms of the larynx. Although, Lupita has since been called out for referencing the condition and linking it to being ‘haunting’. ... more
  • 4 weeks Jada Pinkett Smith unfollows Kris Jenner, Khloe and Kim Kardashian and it’s all because of Jordyn Woods Metro -10Ment
    Jada Pinkett Smith has unfollowed Kris Jenner, Khloe Kardashian and Kim on Instagram (Picture: Red Table Talk) Jada Pinkett Smith is cutting ties with the Kardashians and unfollowed, Kris Jenner, Khloe and Kim on Instagram. Jada had been close pals with the family, but it seems the fallout from all the Tristan Thompson/Jordyn Woods cheating drama has got her thinking twice about keeping that friendship. Will Smith and his wife Jada are practically family to Jordyn and have stuck by her amid the entire frenzy that came after she spent the night with Tristan at a house party in Los ... more
  • 4 weeks Julia Roberts jokes Tom Hanks is ‘super-hot’ while honouring his wife Rita Wilson’s Hollywood star Metro -10Ment
    Julia Roberts joked Tom Hanks is ‘super-hot’ at his wife’s Hollywood star ceremony (Picture: FilmMagic) Rita Wilson was honoured with her very own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Friday (29 March) and her close pal Julia Roberts was on hand to say a few words. But it was Rita’s husband Tom Hanks that became the focus of Julia’s speech as she couldn’t resist joking that the actor is ‘super-hot’ while trolling him before he took to the podium to congratulate his wife. And this is why we love her. In a video shared by Variety on Twitter, ... more
  • 4 weeks Toy Story 4 will still feature Don Rickles voice as Mr Potato Head in a touching tribute following his death Metro -10Ment
    Don Rickles will still feature as Mr Potato Head in Toy Story 4 (Picture: Getty Images) Actor Don Rickles provided the original voice of Toy Story’s Mr Potato Head and despite his death in 2017, movie bosses have found a way for him to still be the character in the fourth movie. Toy Story 4 is scheduled for release later this year and it’s been revealed that the movie will feature the sweetest tribute to former star Rickles. Thanks to plenty of old footage and recordings and today’s technology, the Toy Story team have managed to still voice Mr Potato ... more
  • 4 weeks Weekend Hot Topic, part 1: Your favourite portable video game Metro -10Ment
    Pokémon Red – the start of something big GameCentral readers name their favourite handheld games and consoles, from Pokémon and Phoenix Wright to Gravity Rush. The subject for this week’s Hot Topic was suggested by reader Onibee and inspired by the 3DS slowly coming to the end of its life. You could name any game from any format, including dedicated portables, as well as smartphone games, and Switch titles. Plenty of people mentioned using the Switch in handheld mode but hardly anyone nominated mobile games, with the majority going for DS and 3DS classics, as well as indie games on ... more
  • 4 weeks Video games take up too much of your time – Reader’s Feature Metro -10Ment
    Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice – do you have the time for it? A reader argues that video games are becoming too long and too time-consuming and don’t fit in well with modern life. There’s been a lot of talk recently about whether Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is too hard and whether that’s putting people off from playing it. Based on my experience of previous FromSoftware games I imagine it’s probably judged just about perfectly, assuming you know what you’re getting into and have the patience for it. But I may never find out, because for me the problem is not ... more
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