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RuPaul is first drag queen to get Hollywood star

Sat, 03/17/2018 - 8:25am
The star was overcome with emotion as fans lined Hollywood Boulevard to help celebrate.

Paige Vanzant: UFC gave me an eating disorder

Sat, 03/17/2018 - 6:44am
UFC star Paige Vanzant tells Newsbeat the extreme measures she took to reduce her weight.

China anti-corruption chief Wang Qishan named Xi Jinping's deputy

Sat, 03/17/2018 - 6:38am
A former anti-corruption investigator, Wang Qishan has known the president for decades.

Russia spy poisoning: 23 UK diplomats expelled from Moscow

Sat, 03/17/2018 - 5:43am
It also closes the British Council in Russia - amid tensions over the nerve agent attack on an ex-spy.

Miami bridge collapse: Engineer reported cracks in voicemail

Sat, 03/17/2018 - 5:13am
But transport officials did not hear the voicemail until after the bridge collapsed killing six.

Trump lawyers seek $20m in damages from porn star Stormy Daniels

Sat, 03/17/2018 - 3:57am
The legal filings mark the first time the president has become directly involved in the case.

Indian Wells: Venus Williams & Simona Halep suffer shock semi-final losses

Sat, 03/17/2018 - 3:31am
Naomi Osaka and Daria Kasatkina will contest Sunday's BNP Paribas Open final at Indian Wells after shock semi-final victories over Simona Halep and Venus Williams respectively.

Former FBI deputy head McCabe sacked

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 11:09pm
The justice department fires the FBI's ex-deputy director, whom President Trump had accused of bias.

UK police issues warning to Russia exiles

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 11:01pm
Safety advice is issued as police investigate the death of Russian businessman Nikolai Glushkov.

The rappers getting 'terror' sentences for songs

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 10:00pm
Artists say the government is using controversial anti-terror laws to curb free speech, writes Guy Hedgecoe in Madrid.

Oscars Academy chief John Bailey 'faces harassment allegations'

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 9:57pm
The Academy has launched an inquiry into its own president, John Bailey, Hollywood media report.

'We will stay until the end': A doctor's battle in Syria

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 8:57pm
As the Syrian government tightens its noose around the enclave, medical staff describe working in "hell on earth".

'Am I OK with my son oinking in Swedish?'

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 8:05pm
Keith Moore wants his Swedish-born son to be bilingual. But he wasn't prepared for the language barrier in the farmyard.

The Indians who used kayaking to lift themselves out of poverty

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 8:04pm
There are many routes to success and for a group of friends in India, it was the Ganges River.

Black man beaten at Charlottesville rally 'cleared of assault'

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 6:19pm
DeAndre Harris was reportedly cleared of assault charges related to the incident in which he was beaten.

Trumplomacy: Who's going to represent US at N Korea talks now?

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 6:06pm
After Tillerson's quick exit - who will be part of high-stakes talks with North Korea?

Slovakia protests: 65,000 join Bratislava anti-government protests

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 3:43pm
About 65,000 people attended anti-government protests in Bratislava, organisers say.

Swiss pianist gives concert on ice in northern Baltic Sea

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 3:19pm
Swiss pianist Gabriel Arnold performs for tourists on an icebreaker in Scandinavia's Gulf of Bothnia.

John F Kennedy's lost 'last' speech recreated

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 2:35pm
The voice of JFK has been used to reconstruct the speech he was due to deliver on the day he was assassinated.

The women bringing animated adventures to life

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 2:19pm
A record number of women were nominated at the recent British Animation Awards, but men still dominate the industry.


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