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Living the dream: the commoners who bought a French castle

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LES TROIS-MOUTIERS, France (Reuters) – For most of the year, Willy Nanlohij, a 62-year-old retired bank worker, lives with his wife Hilda in a comfortable yet unremarkable home in the Dutch city of Enschede. But on Saturday night, the couple were trying out their new status as owners of a fairytale French chateau that dates Read More

Banksy’s flying reindeer highlight Christmas homeless plight

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BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) – Elusive British street artist Banksy has highlighted the issue of rough sleeping in a seasonal mural showing two flying reindeer pulling a homeless man on a street-bench sleigh. The artwork, created in Banksy’s trademark stencilled graffiti style, appeared in Birmingham central England over the weekend. A video posted on Banksy’s Instagram Read More

Budapest bikers hand out sandwiches and hope for Christmas

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BUDAPEST (Reuters) – On a chilly evening before Christmas, more than a dozen cyclists emerge from the basement of an old apartment building in Budapest with backpacks full of sandwiches to feed the homeless. Volunteers of Budapest Bike Maffia, a Hungarian civil organization of biking fans who help the poor and homeless, make sandwiches to Read More

Naturalist and presenter David Bellamy dies at 86

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Naturalist and broadcaster David Bellamy has died aged 86, the Conservation Foundation he formed says. London-born Bellamy, who became a household name as a TV personality, scientist and conservationist, died on Wednesday, according to the foundation. His colleague, David Shreeve, described him as a “larger-than-life character” who “inspired a whole generation”. In later life Bellamy, Read More

Naturalist David Bellamy dies at 86

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Naturalist and broadcaster David Bellamy has died aged 86, the Conservation Foundation he formed says. London-born Bellamy, who became a household name as a TV personality, scientist and conservationist, died on Wednesday, according to the foundation. His colleague, David Shreeve, described him as a “larger-than-life character” who “inspired a whole generation”. In later life Bellamy, Read More

Garth Brooks shares big news about his future in music

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Garth Brooks just shared some big news that directly impacts his fans. The country singer, 57, announced on Monday that he will extend his “Dive Bar Tour” into the new year. GARTH BROOKS’ EX-WIFE STUNS SINGER WITH REVELATIONS IN NEW TV DOCUMENTARY The musical legend, who won Entertainer of the Year at the Country Music Read More

Kelly Ripa reveals she had plastic surgery: ‘They tore all the way through’

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Kelly Ripa revealed that she’s had plastic surgery on a body part that fans would not expect. On Friday, the popular TV personality took to Instagram to show off her wardrobe and revealed that she had plastic surgery done on her earlobes. KELLY RIPA TEASES SHE’D NEED A ‘PLASTIC SURGEON’ TO MATCH HUSBAND MARK CONSUELOS’ Read More

Beyonce’s dad claims singer and Kelly Rowland were ‘harassed’ as teens by Jagged Edge band members

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Beyonce‘s dad has claimed the singer and her former “Destiny’s Child” counterpartKelly Rowland were treated inappropriately by male musicians when they were teens. Mathew Knowles, 67, claimed in a new interview with VLAD TV that two bandmates of R&B group Jagged Edge hassled the two on a tour bus when they were 16. BEYONCÉ 7-YEAR-OLD DAUGHTER, BLUE IVY, WINS Read More

Thanos creator labels Donald Trump a ‘pompous fool’ after Avengers tweet

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Imitation, they say, is the most sincere form of flattery, but recycling pop culture for politics can backfire. On Tuesday, the creator of Thanos called US President Donald Trump a “pompous fool” after his team used the Marvel villain in a campaign video. A doctored Avengers film clip showed Mr Trump’s head on Thanos’s body. Read More

Buyer returns Grease jacket to Olivia Newton-John after auction

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The leather jacket Olivia Newton-John wore in Grease has been given back to the actor by the man who bought it from her at auction for $243,200 (£185,000). The Australian sold the black jacket and other possessions in November, with part of the proceeds going to her cancer research centre. But the anonymous buyer has Read More