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Thai King Given $30 Billion for Being Royal

Sunday  06:25,   17 june 2018

The official agency that managed the fortune belonging to Thailand's royal family announced Saturday that the king, who assumed the throne after his father died in 2016, would now oversee the family assets.The royal leader received the good news [...]

8 injured as taxi runs into Moscow crowd including soccer fans

Sunday  01:25,   17 june 2018

<p>A taxi drove into a crowd of pedestrians near Moscow's Red Square on Saturday, injuring eight people including two Mexicans in the city for the soccer World Cup which Russia is hosting, officials and eyewitnesses said. </p>MOSCOW - A[...]

Islamic State says behind Afghanistan car bombing which kills 26 during Eid

Sunday  00:40,   17 june 2018

<p>A car bomb killed at least 26 people at a gathering of Taliban and Afghan armed forces in the eastern city of Nangarhar on Saturday, an official said, as soldiers and militants celebrated an unprecedented Eid ceasefire.</p>Islamic State[...]

Campaigners condemn sale of Hastings Pier to tycoon

Saturday  14:31,   16 june 2018

The rebuilt Hastings Pier reopened just two years ago thanks to millions of pounds of public funding after it was ravaged by fire. Last year, it won a national award when it was crowned the UK’s best new building – but Hastings Pier Charity, which[...]

Trump says he was being sarcastic when he said he wants people to treat him like Kim Jong-un

Saturday  11:00,   16 june 2018

“He speaks and his people sit up at attention. I want my people to do the same.” © Evan Vucci AP Trump then said of Kim’s removal of three top generals was him “firing them – at least. Fired may be a nice word.”Trump later told[...]

Boris Becker’s Shot At Diplomatic Immunity Could Be Inspired By These Bizarre Examples

Saturday  10:45,   16 june 2018

Boris Becker is attempting to wangle his way out of bankruptcy proceedings by claiming diplomatic immunity, citing his role as a sports ambassador in the Central African Republic.&nbsp;Boris Becker is attempting to wangle his way out of[...]

Who is the MP who blocked the upskirting law?

Saturday  09:15,   16 june 2018

Outrage and anger was sparked when a law to ban upskirting was stopped in its tracks when Sir Christopher Chope objected to it. The Voyeurism (Offences) Billhas been prevented from being given a second reading in parliament as a result.The[...]

The axolotl—nature’s miracle healer—is on the brink of extinction

Saturday  07:40,   16 june 2018

The axolotl, or Ambystoma mexicanum, is the ultimate survivalist: When an axolotl loses a leg, tail, or a bit of its heart, the body part…The axolotl is also a conservation paradox: The iconic creature is Mexico’s national symbol, and, because it[...]

All-female terror cell members jailed for knife attack plot

Saturday  04:55,   16 june 2018

Members of the first terror group made up entirely of women have been jailed for planning to carry out a knife attack in Westminster. Rizlaine Boular, 22, has been jailed for a minimum of 16 years, and her mother, Mina Dich was jailed for six years [...]

Signed Usain Bolt shoes stolen in burglary

Saturday  04:25,   16 june 2018

An "irreplaceable" pair of signed Usain Bolt's running shoes has been stolen in a burglary. Worn by the world record holder during the 100m heats at London's 2012 Olympic Games, the signed trainers are part of an extensive collection[...]

Cristiano Ronaldo reaches €19 million tax evasion settlement, won’t go to jail for now

Saturday  03:05,   16 june 2018

The long Cristiano Ronaldo tax evasion saga appears to have come to an end. On the same day that Portugal open their World Cup against Iberian rivals Spain, Ronaldo has settled with Spanish authorities to the tune of €18.8 million.&nbsp;The long [...]

Judge jails ex-Trump campaign chair Manafort ahead of trial

Saturday  02:50,   16 june 2018

President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman is going to jail. Paul Manafort was ordered into custody Friday after a federal judge revoked his house arrest, citing newly filed obstruction of justice charges.&nbsp;The order by U.S.[...]

Paris puts final touches to Eiffel Tower anti-terror walls

Saturday  02:35,   16 june 2018

Paris is set to unveil thick bulletproof glass walls and metal fences around the Eiffel Tower, designed to protect France's most famous monument from terrorist attacks.&nbsp;The boosted security measures, under construction since last year,[...]

Theresa May vows action on upskirting after Tory MP blocks Bill

Saturday  01:30,   16 june 2018

Sir Christopher Chope invoked a Commons procedure to halt the proposed measure.The Prime Minister, who last month signalled her support for the campaign to ban people from taking pictures up someone’s clothing without their consent, pledged the[...]

The trials and tragedies of 'Teflon Don' John Gotti: New film details his brutal regime, his relationships and family - as John A. 'Junior' Gotti says his incarcerated father 'died a tough guy's tough guy' but insists the movie doesn't glamorize the mob

Friday  18:01,   15 june 2018

John J. Gotti (main) was the legendary New York crime boss who earned nicknames such as 'Teflon Don' before he died in custody in 2002. John Travolta (inset) plays the mobster in a new movieHe was a doting father, a proud Italian-American[...]