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Kimberley Walsh says she's "really happy" for 'pregnant' Cheryl

Girls Aloud 's Kimberley Walsh has said she's "really happy" for her 'pregnant' co-star Cheryl .<p>Rumours are swirling that the singer is expecting her …

Boy racers spared jail after horror crash left car wrapped round lamppost and three teens with life-changing injuries

These shocking pictures of a car wrapped around a lamppost have been released by police after two boy racers involved in the horror crash were spared …

China warns Taiwan not to allow Dalai Lama to visit | Reuters

BEIJING/TAIPEI (Reuters) - China on Wednesday warned Taiwan not to allow exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama to visit, after a high-profile Taiwan legislator invited him to the self-ruled island Beijing claims as its own, a trip that would worsen already poor ties.<p>Tibet's exiled …

Controversy after city posts pictures of allegedly heroin-overdosed adults to Facebook

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>It's not often that public officials post something to Facebook with the headline: "Warning Graphic Content!"<p>On Thursday, however, the city of East Liverpool, Ohio, posted two images that shocked many.<p>The …

Social Media

Killer of tragic goth girl Sophie Lancaster appeals for jail term cut claiming he's 'made good progress'

A convicted killer who beat a young woman to death because she was a Goth has appealed to have his jail term cut.<p>Ryan Herbert was just 15 when he and …

Sociology

The world’s most popular pesticide probably killed England’s wild bees

Since around 2002, farmers in the English countryside have been using neonic insecticides to protect their abundant oilseed crops spanning 8.2 million hectares. Now, scientists are linking the chemicals, also called neonicotinoids, to the death of half of the wild bee population in the country, …

Neuroscience research reveals a simple daily ritual that can make you happier

Actually, I'm wrong…<p>The research says we're really big on touching — our phones, that is. People touch their phones 85 times a day.<p>But how many times a day do you touch <i>someone else</i>? Probably not nearly as often. That's kinda messed up, don't ya think?<p>You need to touch people more. It will improve …

Look at This Lil IRL Emoji Scientists Found Off the Coast of California

I shall call him Stubby Squid and he shall be mine and he shall be my Stubby. (No, really, that's what it's called.)<p>Researchers on the E/V Nautilus spotted a rare "stubby squid" via a submersible camera they sent about 3,000 feet deep off the coast of California and they have the video to prove it. …

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has been recalled

<i>Editor's note, October 11th, 2016, 10:30AM ET: On September 2nd, 2016, Samsung issued a recall on the Galaxy Note 7 because of a safety concern with the battery. The company halted sales and recalled all 2.5 million devices it manufactured. It then issued replacement devices that were deemed to be</i> …

Most likely the remains of the Sally, which ran aground with its cargo of port in 1769, the wreck will be visible at low tide<p>At low tide this week a ship wrecked more than 200 years ago is expected to reappear, the stumps of its decaying timbers poking through the sand of a north Devon beach – most …

Archaeology

Self-healing clothes? It could be a possibility thanks to a squid protein

Who needs a sewing kit when you’ve got a squid on hand? Proving once again that Mother Nature really does know best, scientists have discovered the …

Washing Machines

The Crimea crisis has come from nowhere but the Russian president has form for military adventures in Olympic years, says Luke Harding<p>The situation in Crimea looks ominous. Russia’s FSB spy agency said on Wednesday that it had foiled a series of attacks by armed Ukrainians on the peninsula. Minutes …

Russia

Body found in river search for missing teenager in Devon

Police have found a body in a river search for a 16-year-old boy last seen heading towards the water after reportedly taking a new psychoactive substance.<p>Nathan Wood, from the Paignton area, was seen naked by the river Dart at Swallowfields, Totnes, in Devon, at about 6pm on Friday.<p>Friends have …

Canoeing

<b>Exclusive</b>: In photographs obtained by Guardian Australia, a fisherman can be seen selling the rostrums – long, saw-like bills – at a market in Mackay in June

Fish

Scientists Have Found a Weird, Glowing Purple Blob on The Ocean Floor

Ermmm, hello.<p>Strange as it may seem, not absolutely everybody is hunting for rare Pokémon on their phones right now.<p>While the rest of us are glued to …

Chewbacca Mom responds to violence with Michael Jackson song

GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (AP) — Chewbacca Mom Candace Payne has channeled Michael Jackson in response to last week's fatal shootings of police officers …

Communist party’s propaganda department reportedly issues ‘important instruction’ blocking singer’s entire repertoire from mainland<p>Lady Gaga has reportedly been added to a list of hostile foreign forces banned by China’s Communist party after she met with the Dalai Lama to discuss yoga.<p>The American …

China

iPhone SE Vs iPhone 6S: What's The Difference?

The iPhone SE is a wonderful contradiction. On the one hand its low key arrival and ageing iPhone 5 design disappointed those hoping for an ‘iPhone 6S Mini’. But under the surface it is a revelation and outguns the more expensive iPhone 6S in key areas. So what are the major differences between …