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Diane Abbott Criticised Over BBC Question Time Comments About Brexit And Racism

'I would never say people voted out because they were racist. But...'<p>Diane Abbott has been accused of calling Brexiteers “racist” after she linked …

Diane Abbott

Weinstein Company appeals R-rating of transgender film 3 Generations

Film studio says MPAA decision preventing younger age groups from seeing the film would be ‘a travesty’<p>US distributor the Weinstein Company is set to challenge the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) decision to assign an R rating to its transgender drama 3 Generations.<p>Related: About Ray …

Scarlett Johansson criticizes Ivanka Trump

Actress Scarlett Johansson criticized Ivanka Trump's comments on CBS saying, "This idea that behind a great man is a great woman — it's such an old-fashioned concept."

Scarlett Johansson

'Let It Shine' Did Not Deceive Viewers, BBC Insists, After Winners Revealed To Not Have Lead Roles In Take That Musical

'We never said we were casting actors.'<p>The BBC has responded to claims it “misled” ‘Let It Shine’ viewers over exactly what the prize of the singing …

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Father who raped his gay daughter to prove ‘sex was better with men’ jailed for 21 years

A father who raped his gay daughter to prove “sex was better with men” has been jailed for 21 years.<p>The attack on the 16-year-old happened after she …

Tom Hanks buys coffee machine for journalists attending Trump and Sean Spicer press conferences

• Donald Trump<p>The actor sent a new espresso machine to the White House Press Corps, continuing his generous tradition<p><b>Tom Hanks</b> has bought the <b>White</b> …

Donald Trump

Police chief calls for paedophiles who view child abuse images to be spared prosecution as officers 'can't cope' with volume of reports

A leading police officer has said that paedophiles who view indecent images should not be charged and taken to court unless they pose a physical threat to children.<p>Simon Bailey, the National Police Chiefs' Council lead for child protection, said low level offenders should simply be placed on the …

The Torture Report by Sid Jacobson and Ernie Colón – review

A graphic novel based on the real-life investigation into the CIA’s treatment of suspected terrorists makes chastening reading<p>A month after Barack Obama’s inauguration in 2009, the US Senate’s select committee on intelligence gathered behind closed doors to hear a preliminary report on the Bush …