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‘Actors are allowed normal jobs too’

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Soap actors have been speaking out in support of ex-EastEnders actress Katie Jarvis, who made the news this weekend for having taken a job in a shop. The Daily Star’s front page revealed the actress, who played Hayley Slater, was now working as security guard at a B&M store in Romford. The story caused an Read More

Ozone hole is the smallest on record due to ‘rare event,’ NASA says

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Unusual weather patterns in the upper atmosphere over Antarctica have caused a drastic reduction in ozone depletion, leaving the ozone with the smallest hole seen since its discovery in 1982, according to NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The government agencies said that the hole had shrunk to 3.9 million square miles for Read More

North Carolina hiker, 28, dies from injuries after falling off waterfall

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A hiker in North Carolina died Sunday from injuries sustained after he reportedly plunged over the state’s notorious Big Bradley Falls. The 28-year-old, who has been identified as Aaron Post of South Carolina, slipped on the rock face around 10:40 a.m. on Saturday and fell over the waterfall as other hikers looked on helplessly, his friend George Huff Read More

Samira Ahmed takes BBC to court over equal pay

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BBC presenter Samira Ahmed is taking the BBC to an employment tribunal over alleged unequal pay. According to court listings, Ahmed’s case is due to be heard over five days from next Monday. The papers allege “failure to provide equal pay for equal value work” under the Equal Pay Act. Ahmed presents Newswatch, which examines Read More

Steph McGovern leaves BBC Breakfast for Channel 4

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Steph McGovern is to leave BBC Breakfast to front a new daily current affairs show for Channel 4. The presenter, who also currently presents Watchdog, will host The Steph Show from spring 2020. It will be broadcast live from Leeds, where Channel 4 has just opened a new base. The network said McGovern will be Read More

World in flames: why are protests raging around the globe?

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Protests and demonstrations have rocked every corner of the world in recent days, with tax hikes, corruption and supposed environmental injustice all raising public anger. But why have they spread? Watching the news over the last week, one would be convinced that the world has devolved into a series of flashpoints, with corrupt governments across Read More

Study finds lead in 95 percent of baby foods: Dr. Siegel says parents should not worry

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Fox News contributor Dr. Marc Siegel said parents should not worry — but must pay close attention — after an alarming study on popularbaby foods in the U.S.revealed that 95 percent of products tested containedtoxic ingredients, including arsenic and lead. “They shouldn’t be worried, but they should be paying attention to this,” he said Monday on “America’s Newsroom.” The Read More

2020 Dems dismiss Hillary Clinton’s attacks, rally to Tulsi Gabbard’s defense over Russia accusation

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A growing number of 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls are rallying to fellow candidate Tulsi Gabbard’s defense after Hillary Clinton claimed the Russians are “grooming” the Hawaii congresswoman to be a third-party spoiler in the race and suggested Gabbard is really a Russian asset — a claim Gabbard has decried as an unfounded smear. “Tulsi is not being Read More

Bot race! Mitt Romney admits he’s ‘Pierre Delecto,’ anon Twitter handle who ‘liked’ impeachment, never-Trumpers & Romney posts

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Utah Senator Mitt Romney has come clean about running a secret anonymous Twitter handle – “Pierre Delecto” – which passive-aggressively dumped on Trump and other Republican rivals while puffing up Romney and his allies. Mitt Romney is Pierre Delecto. Pierre Delecto is Mitt Romney. The ultra-wealthy Mormon senator, recently rumored to be testing the waters Read More

WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange fails in bid to delay extradition battle with US

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WikiLeaks founderJulian Assange came up short Monday in a bid to delay his extradition to the United States to face espionage charges. Assange, who appeared with his legal team at the Westminster Magistrates Court in London, failed to convince District Judge Vanessa Baraitser that a delay in the already slow-moving case was justified, The Associated Press reported. Assange, Read More