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Russia decriminalises domestic violence as long as you don’t break their bones

Vladimir Putin has signed a law that significantly reduces the punishment for domestic violence.<p>Critics said that the new bill will make holding …

Angelina Jolie Responds To Trump's Travel Ban

ANGELINA JOLIE has responded to president Donald Trump's controversial travel ban, saying that when it comes to preventing terrorism, the USA's …

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The first driverless bus on America’s public roads travels only 1000 feet

For a short three blocks in downtown Las Vegas, Nevada, you can take a free ride on a self-driving bus.<p>The tiny, fully electric vehicle, called Arma, was developed by Paris-based driverless and electric technologies startup Navya. It holds just 15 people—11 seated, four standing—and shuttles along …

George Clooney is in London – and he's backing Meryl against Trump

George Clooney and his wife, the human rights lawyer Amal Clooney, were in London last night to host a screening of a new Netflix documentary about …

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Turns out the Queen is a super sweet grandma

It's too cute<p>It’s rare to see interviews given by the Duchess of Cambridge but she gave a frank one in ITV documentary <i>Our Queen at 90</i> and the world …

Apple addresses iPhone 6S battery problems — on its Chinese website

Good news iPhone 6S owners with battery woes: Apple has finally issued a statement to explain those unexpected battery shutdowns.<p>Bad news (at least …

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Hacker who stole nude photos of celebrities gets 18 months in prison

Ryan Collins ran a two-year phishing scam to gain the passwords of more than 100 people, including Jennifer Lawrence, Rihanna and Avril Lavigne<p>The hacker who stole nude photos of female celebrities in 2014 has been sentenced to 18 months in federal prison, officials announced on Thursday.<p>In a court …

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Nicki Minaj blasts Kanye West for dating 'Gold Digger white girl' Kim Kardashian

Nicki Minaj has slammed Kanye West for racial double standards.<p>The 33-year-old musician has spoken out in defence of black women feeling as though …

Nancy O'Dell calls Trump's crass remarks sad, unwarranted

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nancy O'Dell of "Entertainment Tonight" is calling Donald Trump's 2005 taped lewd remarks about her sad and disappointing.<p>In a statement released by the show Saturday, O'Dell said no one should be the subject of such crass comments and that everyone deserves respect, whether or …

Trump's groping boasts inspire thousands of women to share sexual assault stories on Twitter

Canadian writer Kelly Oxford called on women to tweet about their first assaults after Republican’s remarks about grabbing women ‘by the pussy’<p>Thousands of women have shared their experiences of sexual assault and rape culture on Twitter in the wake of Donald Trump’s comments about grabbing women …

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Rihanna Packs a Tiny Trunk for the Road, Hits the Salon with Her Niece

Rihanna is back in New York after a busy week in Paris — she debuted her second collection for her Puma x Fenty line, sat front-row at Dior alongside Jennifer Lawrence, Karlie Kloss, and Marion Cotillard, and wore puffer coats that she might have easily gotten lost inside. Then, back in New York, …

Candice Swanepoel Welcomes Her First Child

See the first photo of the newest baby Angel.<p>Just two weeks after fellow Victoria's Secret Angel Behati Prinsloo welcomed her first daughter, Candice Swanepoel has had her first baby—a son, E! News reports. Swanepoel and her fiancé Hermann Nicoli welcomed him yesterday. His name is Anacã, a …

Victoria Beckham reveals she lies to David about where she is - but for a good reason

Victoria Beckham has admitted she sometimes lies to David about where she is so she can sneak off for beauty treatments.<p>The 42-year-old former Spice …

Ched Evans' alleged rape victim 'took the lead during sex'

A woman allegedly raped by international footballer Ched Evans in a hotel room took "the lead" in the encounter, a court heard.<p>The barrister representing the Wales striker accused the woman of "taking the lead" during consensual sexual intercourse.<p>The woman, who cannot be identified for legal …

Kim Kardashian West Held At Gunpoint In Paris

KIM KARDASHIAN WEST was held at gunpoint by masked assailants during a robbery in Paris last night, say police.<p>She was "badly shaken but physically …

Behold: Prince George Dressed Like a Young Prince Harry

Well now, THIS is adorable.<p>Prince George is taking major fashion cues from his uncle, Prince Harry. George, 3, stepped out in this adorable blue sweater/red shorts/knee socks combo Thursday as part of the Royal Tour of Canada.<p>As <i>People</i> notes, the ensemble is very similar to one Prince Harry wore …

Amber Rose Slams Julianne Hough For Body-Shaming Her On ‘DWTS’

Oh no! Amber Rose is claiming she’s been the victim of body shaming and the person shading her is none other than ‘Dancing with the Stars’ judge …

Kim Kardashian West Is 'So Over' Her Feud with Taylor Swift: 'I Don't Want to Talk About Her Anymore'

Kim Kardashian West would like to be excluded from this narrative.<p>The inimitable reality star tells <i>Billboard</i> that she’s “so over” talking about her …

The New $2.2 Million Ferrari Sold Out Before It Even Hit Showrooms

More than 200 models were snatched up before the public release.<p>Ferrari unveiled its newest supercar to the public at the Paris Motor Show today. The …

Beyoncé, Jay Z and Blue Ivy All Appear in the New Ivy Park Campaign Video

The activewear line gets an inspiring video starring Queen Bey for fall 2016.<p>Last week, the second collection of Beyoncé's Ivy Park athleisure line made its debut but noticeably absent from the look book images was Queen Bey herself. Today, however, she decided to grace us all with her own …

How to Unlock Your Phone Without Pressing the Home Button

Apple made a subtle change to the lock screen when it released iOS 10, the new operating system for iPhones and iPads that launched earlier this …

Anthony Joshua in line for heavyweight showdown against Wladimir Klitschko

Timing is everything in boxing – inside and outside the ring – which is why, after the sad retreat from battle of Tyson Fury at the weekend, Anthony Joshua is being catapulted towards an unexpected multi-title world heavyweight fight with Wladimir Klitschko, possibly in the UK in late November.<p>No …

Tens Of Thousands March To Undo Marriage Equality In Mexico

The president's proposal was declared "frozen" by congressional leaders of his own party, though two other left-wing parties are still hoping to get marriage equality legislation on the agenda.<p>But there are two proposals to outlaw marriage equality also potentially pending in Congress. These were …

Experts: May be hard convicting Tulsa cop of manslaughter

Prosecutors moved quickly to charge a white Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer with manslaughter in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man whose vehicle broke down in the middle of a street. Now, they have to prove it.<p>The Tulsa County District Attorney's Office offered just a glimpse of the …

Khloe Kardashian & Tristan Thompson: She Wants To Be BFFs With LeBron James

Wow! Khloe Kardashian has got some major new squad goals in mind now that she’s in deep dating Cleveland Cavaliers star Tristan Thompson. …

Barack Obama meets family of murdered MP Jo Cox in the White House

President Barack Obama has hosted the family of Jo Cox, the Labour MP for Batley and Spen who was killed just over three months ago.<p>Mr Obama met Brendan Cox and their two young children at the White House. He had extended the invitation shortly after the MP was was shot and stabbed to death outside …

Ahmad Rahami's sister 'posted radical material online' as police question what friends and family knew

The sister of the New York bomber was revealed on Wednesday to have seemingly posted a stream of anti-American and jihadist rhetoric online, as questions were mounting about how the FBI came to dismiss repeated concerns about Ahmad Rahami.<p>Aziza Rahami, who is believed to have lived with the rest of …

Cara Delevingne at Burning Man and Blue Ivy With Her Puppy: How the Celebrity Set Spent Labor Day Weekend

It’s safe to say that the Labor Day holiday was officially hijacked by Beyoncé’s birthday this year, after photos of her epic <i>Soul Train</i>–themed fete surfaced on various social media feeds last night. But before Jay Z donned his Jimi Hendrix costume, Bey and several other stars took full advantage of …