• Two German elders trade nursing home for ‘world’s largest’ heavy metal fest

    Two German elders trade nursing home for ‘world’s largest’ heavy metal fest

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    The Deutsche Welle reports the nursing home told police that the two men were missing from their rooms. The men were reluctant to leave the four-day festival so police escorted them home with the help of a taxi and a patrol vehicle. This year's edition of Wacken fest was sold out, with more than 75,000 metal fans flocking to the venue from all across the world. This year's festival also featured headlining acts like Judas Priest , Danzig , Converge , Steel Panther , Behemoth , ...
  • Charlotte Rae, 'Facts of Life' Star, Dead at 92

    Charlotte Rae, 'Facts of Life' Star, Dead at 92

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    When she announced her diagnosis, she admitted that she was first diagnosed with the pancreatic cancer seven years earlier, but was able to go into remission after chemotherapy treatments without the public knowing. The next year the character was spun off into a series of her own: " The Facts of Life ", set at a boarding school where Mrs. Garrett was the house mother, mentoring the girls on their adolescent issues.
  • Melania Trump praises LeBron James after president’s insult

    Melania Trump praises LeBron James after president’s insult

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    He's doing an fantastic job for his community", Jordan said in a statement provided to The Washington Post by a spokesperson . James, who recently sat down with CNN anchor Don Lemon to discuss founding the I Promise School for low-income and at-risk kids, gave his unfiltered view of the political world.
  • Klopp singles out Alisson Becker for praise after Liverpool's win over Napoli

    Klopp singles out Alisson Becker for praise after Liverpool's win over Napoli

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    They had almost a full squad here and it can look completely different. And Georginio Wijnaldum made it 2-0 soon after, exploiting suspect goalkeeping from Orestis Karnezis to head in Milner's pinpoint cross . Danny Ings, Divock Origi, Lazar Markovic and Marko Grujic and just a selection of the players who could be sold by Liverpool this week. Liverpool's current defensive line-up has certainly been strengthened a lot compared to their previous seasons, with the likes of Virjil Van ...
  • Barry Chuckle of the Chuckle Brothers has died aged 73

    Barry Chuckle of the Chuckle Brothers has died aged 73

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    Barry Chuckle , one half of comedy duo the Chuckle Brothers , has died at the age of 73. Perhaps their most famous programme was ChuckleVision , a children's show for the BBC which began in 1987 and ran for 22 years. A quote from Paul Chuckle that accompanied the news said: "I've not just lost my brother, I've lost my theatrical partner of many, many years and my very best friend".
  • Royal couple attend friend's wedding on Meghan Markle's 37th birthday

    Royal couple attend friend's wedding on Meghan Markle's 37th birthday

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    It has been claimed that the two have only communicated via text since her 19 May wedding to Prince Harry . "Happy Birthday to HRH The Duchess of Sussex " the picture was captioned. Back in 2014, she shared these words of wisdom with ELLE UK and, frankly, they hold true for any year and any person's birthday, too. She even went so far as to calling Meghan "Cruella de Vil".
  • IL celebrates first annual Barack Obama Day

    IL celebrates first annual Barack Obama Day

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    An early version of the bill had pushed for the day to be a legal holiday with paid time off and closed government offices, but the final version made it a commemorative holiday. "I don't think it should be a formal holiday with paid, forced time off, but I think it should be a day of acknowledgment and celebration", Rauner added.
  • Travis Scott's Camp Says They Didn't Edit Trans Model from Album Cover

    Travis Scott's Camp Says They Didn't Edit Trans Model from Album Cover

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    The official image, which was posted on Instagram by photographer David LaChappelle, featured famous transgender model Amanda Lepore . To be fair, Lepore is in a pretty eye-catching pose on the original album artwork, leaning forward in a thong and sheer stockings, but does she really steal that much attention on an album cover filled with girls in similar positions and clothing (or lack thereof)? Instead, the model was left wondering why she had been removed when the cover dropped, as ...
  • Michael Jordan responds to Donald Trump tweet

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    Grisham said Trump would even consider visiting the school that James opened last week in Ohio. First Lady Melania Trump waded into her husband's public feud with LeBron James on Saturday - and appeared to side with the basketball great.
  • Willian returns to training ahead of Man City clash

    Willian returns to training ahead of Man City clash

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    The Brazilian has featured 53 times for the Citizens and scored 24 goals in that time, and his effort has not gone unnoticed by Guardiola now that Jesus has penned a two-year extension at City, to keep him there until 2023 . "Of course, he needs more time to work but his ideas are already there, so I think it'll be a good game (on Sunday)". "Always Chelsea is a big rival.
  • Meghan attends wedding of Harry's close friend on her 37th birthday

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    Even more, in another tweet, she called Duchess Meghan , "Witchy Poo". Royally speaking, playing peekaboo shouldn't be done in the Queen's presence, but flashing your underpinnings is a stylish move for the birthday girl. Why is it proving so hard to calm Thomas Markle down, given that he insists he loves... The Duchess was all smiles as she arrived at the church, chatting happily with fellow guests.
  • Russia names Steven Seagal humanitarian envoy with US

    Russia names Steven Seagal humanitarian envoy with US

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    The Foreign Ministry announced the move on its Facebook page, saying Seagal's portfolio in the unpaid position would be to "facilitate relations between Russian Federation and the United States in the humanitarian field, including cooperation in culture, arts, public and youth exchanges".
  • Taapsee’s Mulk, Aishwarya’s Fanney Khan, Irrfan’s Karwaan opens poorly

    Taapsee’s Mulk, Aishwarya’s Fanney Khan, Irrfan’s Karwaan opens poorly

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    Her father, played by Kapoor, dissuades her from following her heart since he also suffered a similar fate and gave up on his pursuit of happiness. August began with three movie releases - Taapsee Pannu-Rishi Kapoor starrer " Mulk ", Aishwarya Rai Bachchan-Anil Kapoor-Rajkummar Rao starrer " Fanney Khan " and Irrfan Khan-Dulquer Salmaan-Mithila Palkar starrer " Karwaan ".
  • Johnson, Dillashaw favourites to defend titles on UFC 227 odds

    Johnson, Dillashaw favourites to defend titles on UFC 227 odds

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    Cejudo owns a respectable 12-2 professional MMA record, but his first loss as a pro came against Johnson at UFC 197, a stunning opening-round TKO defeat as a +265 underdog. Dillashaw recaptured bantamweight gold when the pair clashed at UFC 217 in November and Dillashaw knocked out Garbrandt in the second round. Debuting middleweight Kevin Holland discovers the benefits of being followed by a camera, as veteran Thiago Santos vows to shut him down on Saturday night.