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Former Page 3 Girl Rhian Sugden looks plum in 2019 calendar shoot

MODEL Rhian Sugden looks fruity in a plum coloured bodysuit – as she strips off in the street.<p>The former Page 3 girl, 31, showcased her famous curves …

Coronation Street

Teenage jihadis who prepared to fight for Isis with paintball were arrested after school tip-off

The teenagers used encrypted messaging app Telegram to chat about fighting for Isis in Syria.<p>A group of teenage jihadists who planned to travel to …

‘The Looming Tower’: Watch Gripping Trailer for Miniseries About 9/11

The rise of Osama bin Laden and dissent between the FBI and CIA are the focuses of Hulu’s new series, <i>The Looming Tower</i>. The 10-episode show, based on …

Mark Zuckerberg loses $3.3bn from his personal fortune after Facebook newsfeed change

Mark Zuckerberg’s decision to change the way Facebook operates people’s news feeds has cost him $3.3bn, with his personal net worth dropping by 4.4 …

ISIS Affiliate Claims October Attack on U.S. Troops in Niger

A group in northwestern Africa that is loyal to the Islamic State issued a statement on Friday claiming responsibility for the October attack in Niger that killed four American soldiers who were on patrol with Nigerien forces.<p>The statement offered no explanation for the delay in claiming …

From fighting 'Islamic State' to rotting in Iraqi jail

Foreign fighters against "Islamic State" have been subjected to heavy mistreatment in Iraqi Kurdish prisons. Karlos Zurutuza and Ferran Barber spoke …

A Zimbabwean Family Has Been Stranded in a Thai Airport for Almost Three Months

A Zimbabwean family has spent almost three months living in Bangkok’s main airport, Thai immigration officials confirmed Wednesday.<p>A spokesperson for …

Lance Armstrong says Chris Froome will be 'tarnished forever' over the Salbutamol saga even if he is exonerated

Lance Armstrong has given his reaction to Chris Froome‘s adverse drugs test, saying the Briton’s reputation will be “tarnished forever” by the …

Melbourne police assure the public they will be safe at fourth Ashes Test

Victorian police said the public can be confident about security for the fourth Test between Australia and England starting on Boxing Day.<p>But there is a limit to what more can be done around the Melbourne Cricket Ground to stop cars running over pedestrians as a 32 year-old Afghan driver did at …

North Korea vows to strike back over US global cyberattack claims

North Korea says Trump administration is inciting a "confrontational atmosphere".<p>North Korea said Thursday (20 December) that a US accusation it was …

U.S. Marines to Combat Russia, North Korea Threats Instead of Middle East, Commandant Says

The United States Marines are looking at pulling back from the Middle East to refocus on threats coming from Russia and the Pacific region, the …

How Heatwaves can kill you in 27 different ways

Around the world, numerous cases have revealed the considerable dangers of extreme heatwaves. Over 70,000 people perished to the extreme heat of the …

How to See the 2017 Leonid Meteor Shower

Starstruck<p>A darkened moon will create ideal viewing conditions for this annual sky show, famous for its epic meteor storms.<p>Sky-watchers are getting set for a celestial lion to roar, as the annual Leonid meteor shower kicks into high gear later this week.<p>Viewing conditions should be near ideal …

New Study Shows What Would Happen If the US Went Vegan

If you were to ask all of your friends what an ideal society looks like, I’m sure you’d receive vastly different answers. Maybe someone will suggest …

Research

Scientists just used a brain implant to improve human memory, and it could change everything

The human brain is truly a wonder, and nature has honed it to be an incredibly efficient tool for processing information and hanging on to things we …

Physicist Says 'Star Wars' Could Happen Before the Big Bang

Before the universe existed, there was a galaxy far, far away.<p>The most famous thing about <i>Star Wars</i> beyond the popularity of lightsabers is easily the …

From an evolutionary perspective, does it make any sense to be nice?

Solving Darwin’s puzzle of kindness.<p>World Kindness Day is a global 24-hour celebration dedicated to paying-it-forward and focusing on the good. We are encouraged to perform acts of kindness such as giving blood, cleaning a communal microwave at work, or volunteering at a nursing home.<p>Of course, …

Psychology

British backpacker and Canadian found dead in Cambodian hostel 'after taking stomach upset tablets'

Natalie Jade Seymour said that she 'wasn't well' in a WhatsApp message to her mum before her death.<p>A British backpacker and her Canadian friend were …

This Video Explains What Happens When the Universe Ends

Sure, everyone has at one time or another wondered what happens after death, but more specifically, what goes down when the universe ends?<p>According …

Yes, this is the new NISMO GT-R

The pinnacle Nissan GT-R is back. Here’s the latest NISMO version. And it’s been crafted with the same obsessive attention to detail as ever.<p>It’s …