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Meat Loaf collapses on stage in Edmonton during Canada tour

The American rocker and actor Meat Loaf has collapsed on stage during a concert in Canada.<p>Video footage from a concert in Edmonton, Alberta, on Thursday evening shows the musician, born Marvin Lee Aday, falling to the stage floor during a performance.<p>He appears to lose consciousness and is attended …

Fight Club

Worldwide tributes flow in after Jo Cox MP's shocking death

Jo Cox MP's death has caused shock across Britain and the world.<p>Tributes and condolences poured in following the news from all corners or the world and across the political spectrum.<p>In Britain the news of the Labour MP's death dominated the front pages of the newspapers. The story was also featured …

Jo Cox

Mindfulness therapy for mental health problems? 'It's more useful than drugs'

Many people, in an attempt to de-stress, have tried some form of mindfulness – the practice of sitting still and focusing on your breathing and thoughts. But does it work? And in what circumstances?<p>A new study has raised hope for its use in treating mental health problems. The biggest review of the …

Mental Health

An All-Volunteer Squad Of Farmers Is Turning Florida Lawns Into Food

In Florida, homeowners have a propensity for landscaping. They take great pride in the green carpet of grass in front of their homes. But one Florida man is working on a project that's turning his neighbors' lawns into working farms.<p>Chris Castro has an obsession — turning the perfectly manicured …

Farming

Brexit could harm global crimefighting work, says head of Britain's 'FBI'

The head of Britain's "FBI" warned on Tuesday that crimefighting could suffer if the UK voted to leave the European Union.<p>Lynne Owens, the director-general of the National Crime Agency, which deals with both global and domestic crime threats, said a Brexit vote could jeopardise intelligence-sharing …

C.J., the German Shorthaired Pointer, Is Best in Show: Pictures

Hair

Joseph Fiennes Addresses 'Sensitive' Michael Jackson Casting

Joseph Fiennes has been taking heat for being cast in the role of Michael Jackson in Sky TV's upcoming comedy, <i>Elizabeth, Michael & Marlon</i>. On …

Michael Jackson

Asda asks suppliers for discounts and cash in battle with Aldi and Lidl

Asda is asking suppliers for discounts and cash contributions worth millions of pounds so it can fight back against the rise of discounters Aldi and Lidl by slashing prices for shoppers.<p>The supermarket, which is expected to reveal a sixth consecutive quarter of declining sales on Thursday after a …

Asda

Zayn Malik Makes Solo TV Debut on The Tonight Show with New Song 'It's You' – Plus See His Adorable Album Cover!

Zayn Malik has made his TV debut as a solo recording artist, and even premiered a brand new song.<p>The former One Direction member performed “It’s You” …

Deadly Turkey 'terror attack' targets military in Ankara

Read more about this story at CNN Turk.<p><b>(CNN) —</b> An explosion hit military vehicles at an intersection in the Turkish capital of Ankara on Wednesday evening, officials said, in what the military called a terror attack.<p>Twenty-eight people were killed and 61 others were injured, according to Deputy …

David Cameron faces growing rift at EU summit in Brussels

A leaked copy of the final draft of the blueprint for Britain’s new terms of EU membership suggests that David Cameron heads to Brussels with no certainty over one of his key demands – and signs that differences are widening.<p>The series of documents, which were circulated in Brussels early on …

Europe

Unicef warns of severe child malnourishment in North Korea

About 25,000 children in North Korea require immediate treatment for malnutrition after a drought cut food production by a fifth and the government reduced rations, Unicef has warned.<p>The UN’s children’s fund is asking for £12.6m ($18m) in donations for its North Korea work as part of a global …

North Korea

Deadly blasts claimed by ISIL rock Syria's Homs city

Multiple bombings targeted a government-run security checkpoint in the central Syrian city of Homs on Tuesday, killing at least 20 people, Syria's state-run news agency reported.<p>The attack was claimed by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group.<p>Homs Governor Talal Barazi told the SANA …

These Airlines Have the Lowest Safety Ratings

When thinking about the range of qualities we look for in an airline, the ability to deliver us to our destination alive is at the top of the list …

Air pollution: UK environment ministers face court action within weeks

UK environment ministers will be taken to court within weeks to make them speed up plans to reduce dangerous urban air pollution.<p>Law firm ClientEarth, which last year forced the Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) to come up with fresh plans to tackle illegal NO2 levels …

Pollution

Belgian police find three safe houses used by Paris terror attack suspects

Suspects lived in the houses in Belgium while planning attack on Paris which killed 130 people<p>Belgian police have discovered three safe houses used by suspects before they carried out the Paris terror attacks, prosecutors have said.<p>"The investigators were able to identify three premises that have …

Bomb Blast Kills 14 at Polio Center in Quetta, Pakistan: Police

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — A bomb blast at a polio center in restive southwest Pakistan killed 14 and injured 25 on Wednesday, according to police.<p>Twelve of those killed in the city of Quetta were police officers, local police chief Rab Nawaz Khan said. Nine of the 25 injured were listed in critical …

Iranian official says US sailor issue is 'is being resolved'

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — It turned out to be the international crisis that wasn't.<p>Less than a day after 10 U.S. Navy sailors were detained in Iran when their boats drifted into Iranian waters, they and their vessels were back safely Wednesday with the American fleet.<p>U.S. Secretary of …

Deadly blast hits near anti-polio centre in Pakistan

A suicide bomber detonated explosives outside a polio eradication centre in Pakistan's western city of Quetta, killing more than a dozen people in the latest deadly assault on the campaign to fight the disease in the country.<p>Al Jazeera's Kamal Hyder, reporting from Islamabad, said most of the dead …

Dulces Sueños Amig@s

Blast in Istanbul Kills at Least 10, Injures 15: Pictures

Spice Girls Reunion To Go Ahead... With Victoria Beckham Joining Band For Some Live Shows?

This year’s rumoured Spice Girls reunion just got a little bit more exciting, with claims that Victoria Beckham will to take to the stage with her …

Goodbye 'God Save the Queen'? UK debates new England anthem

LONDON (AP) — Will England bid goodbye to "God Save the Queen?"<p>British lawmakers agreed Wednesday to consider replacing the royalist song that serves as England's anthem at sporting events.<p>"God Save the Queen" is the national anthem of the United Kingdom — made up of England, Scotland, Wales and …

General Electric could cut hundreds of UK jobs

Approximately 6,500 jobs are at risk across Europe, including more than 600 in the UK, as the US industrial company General Electric begins to cut costs after its takeover of the power operations of the French company Alstom.<p>The cuts are taking place even though GE pledged to create 1,000 jobs in …

General Electric

Sylvester Stallone Honors Late Son After Golden Globe Win for Creed

In <i>Creed</i>, Sylvester Stallone‘s iconic character Rocky Balboa becomes a father figure for Michael B. Jordan‘s young boxer.<p>For his Golden-Globe winning …

New defence shadow minister Emily Thornberry accepted £14,500 from law firm which sued British troops

David Cameron says Labour MP has "questions to answer" over donations from the firm, whose clients have been accused of making false claims that British soldiers were involved in torture and murder in Iraq<p>Labour's new shadow defence secretary Emily Thornberry received donations from a law firm …

Corruption

North Korea condemned after nuclear bomb test claim

North Korea said it conducted a hydrogen bomb test in a surprise announcement that caused regional tension and drew swift condemnation, while triggering scepticism that such a powerful weapon was actually detonated.<p>If confirmed, the test would be the fourth time Pyongyang has exploded a nuclear …