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Jimmy Kimmel gets emotional over killing of Cecil the lion

Jimmy Kimmel appeared close to tears as he discussed the slaying of Cecil on his show.

  • Nicky Clarke: Princess Kate needs to get rid of grey hair

    Nicky Clarke has urged Britain's Duchess of Cambridge to "get rid of her grey hair". The top stylist - who has beautified the locks of Princess Diana and the Duchess of York - thinks Princess Catherine needs to keep the colour of her intact because "until you're really old, you can't bee seen to have grey hairs". Nicky said: "Kate needs to get rid of her grey hair - It's not a good look.

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  • TV depiction of Colombia's only saint angers her devotees

    For weeks, billboards on buses and television spots have been announcing what promises to be Colombia's next big prime-time sensation. Born in Colombia's coffee-growing region in 1874, Laura Montoya was a nun and teacher who devoted her life to protecting indigenous tribes from discrimination when not outright violence by the country's white elite.

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  • US official: Debris in photo belongs to Boeing 777

    Air safety investigators have a "high degree of confidence" that a photo of aircraft debris found in the Indian Ocean is of a wing component unique to the Boeing 777, the same model as the Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared last year, a U.S. official said Wednesday. Air safety investigators — one of them a Boeing investigator — have identified the component as a "flaperon" from the trailing edge of a 777 wing, the U.S. official said. A French official close to an investigation of the debris confirmed Wednesday that French law enforcement is on site to examine a piece of airplane wing found on the French island of Reunion, in the western Indian Ocean.

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  • Khloe Kardashian 'traumatised' by Kris Jenner's lovemaking

    Khloe Kardashian is "traumatised" after hearing her mother have sex with Corey Gamble. The 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians' star was horrified when she and sister Kim Kardashian West went into 57-year-old Kris Jenner's house only to realise she was getting intimate with her 34-year-old boyfriend. Khloe said: "Hearing them have sex is wild and I'm traumatised.

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  • A fresh Start: Microsoft's Windows 10 wins plaudits

    The launch was seen critical for the company, particularly after the poor response to Windows 8, an ambitious redesign that confused many users by ditching the start button menu and introducing a new layout. The new OS, launched on Wednesday, will be available as a free upgrade for users of Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1. Wall Street Journal's Geoffrey Fowler said Windows 10 fixes most of the issues with Windows 8 and improves on Windows 7, Microsoft's most popular OS in recent years.

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  • Britain's Prince Charles builds Prince George playground

    Britain's Prince Charles had Prince William and Harry's old tree house refurbished for Prince George. The Prince of Wales made the grounds of his Highgrove home into a playground for his grandson, including a £18,000 hand crafted shepherd's hut, which has a bed, woodburner and French oak wooden floors installed amongst his "wildflower meadow" in Gloucestershire. The designer of the hut, Mr. Lee commented: "It is sited on the main drive to the house in a wildflower meadow and Prince George loves it.

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  • This 9kg Weight Workout Destroyed the CrossFit Games Competitors

    The exhausted but elated men who took the top three spots at the 2015 Reebok CrossFit Games sat at the post-Games press conference, eating hard-earned Dominos pizza as they waited for the first question. The answer was quick and unanimous: “Murph,” all three competitors - Ben Smith, Mat Fraser, and Björgvin Karl Guðmundsson - said with a cringe followed by a knowing laugh. Murph only requires a 20-pound (9kg) weight vest.

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  • Scott Disick 'really screwed up' with Kourtney Kardashian

    Scott Disick has "really screwed up" again. The 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians' star has reportedly angered Kourtney Kardashian - who he split from earlier this month - after making another bad decision.

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  • Peters expelled, MPs walk out in protest

    NZ First MPs staged a protest walkout in parliament after their leader Winston Peters was expelled from the debating chamber by Speaker David Carter. The row started when Social Development Minister Anne Tolley apologised for giving a wrong answer last week to a question from NZ First's Darroch Ball. Mr Carter refused to uphold the complaint, and when Mr Peters wouldn't accept the ruling he was ordered out.

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  • Sharon Osbourne: Marijuana shouldn't be legalised

    Sharon Osbourne doesn't think marijuana should be legalised. The TV personality - whose husband Ozzy Osbourne has struggled with drug and alcohol abuse in the past - claimed making cannabis legal will result in more accidents.

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  • Hulk Hogan ranted against ex-wife Linda Hogan on tape

    Hulk Hogan raged he didn't want his ex-wife Linda Hogan to be allowed to ever see him again even if he was dying, leaked transcripts from his sex tape have revealed. The 61-year-old wrestler has been at the centre of a race row the last few days following the release of transcripts from the audio of the unauthorised recording which claim he used the 'N-word' while discussing his daughter Brooke's apparent boyfriend. Now, according to a report by RadarOnline.com, Hogan is alleged to have launched into a tirade against his former spouse Linda, telling Bubba 'The Love Sponge' Clem - whose wife Heather Clem Hogan has sex with in the footage - to keep her away from him on his deathbed and hatching a plan to withhold money from her when they legally split.

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  • Tombstone of SS officer stolen from Normandy cemetery

    The gravestone of a formidable Nazi SS tank commander has been stolen from a German cemetery in the small Normandy town of La Cambe, municipal sources said Tuesday. A German national from the area who preferred to remain anonymous identified the SS officer whose tombstone was stolen "a few days ago" as tank commander Michael Wittmann.

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  • US dentist killed Zimbabwe's Cecil the lion

    A wealthy American dentist who used a bow and arrow to shoot Zimbabwe's beloved Cecil the lion faced fierce criticism Tuesday amid allegations that it took 40 hours for the animal to die. The lion, a popular attraction among international visitors to the Hwange National Park, was lured outside the park's boundaries by bait and killed earlier this month. "The offender is a gentleman who is an American called Walter James Palmer," Emmanuel Fundira, president of the Safari Operators Association of Zimbabwe, told reporters in the capital Harare.

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  • Shahid Kapoor And Mira Rajput's Wedding Details: From Invites And Outfits To Menu And Ceremonies

    Shahid Kapoor is the boy next door of the entertainment industry. The 'Kaminey’ actor has finally decided that it is time for him to settle down, as he recently got engaged to Delhi-based college student, Mira Rajput. So, here we come with everything you need to know about Shahid Kapoor’s upcoming wedding, from guests to outfits, from menu to venue.

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  • School hours change plan irks union

    The government is jumping the gun by proposing reforms to school hours without talking to the industry, the country's largest teachers' union says. The government on Wednesday announced it was mulling giving schools greater flexibility to set their opening hours and allowing principals to be in charge of more than one school. "We know the government is considering wide-sweeping changes to the legislation that include the way schools are funded as well as reforms around varying opening hours and principals running several schools," she said.

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  • Egypt says 'new Suez Canal' ready for business

    Egypt said on Wednesday that the "new Suez Canal" was ready for navigation for all kinds of ships, as authorities geared up to launch the shipping route officially next month. Dubbed the Suez Canal Axis, the new 72-kilometre (45-mile) section built by the Egyptian army is aimed at speeding up traffic along the existing waterway by reducing the waiting period, as well as boosting revenues. "We declare that the new Suez Canal is safe for all kinds of vessels," Suez Canal Authority chief Mohab Mameesh told a news conference in the canal city of Ismailiya.

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  • 10 wealthiest couples on the planet

    Matthew Staver/Bloomberg News Warren Buffett and Astrid Menks are No. 3 on the list with $65 billion. D MA MB MC MD ME MG

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  • Ex-All Black Guildford set for Tahs

    Former All Blacks Zac Guildford is a signature away from playing Super Rugby for the Waratahs. Guildford confirmed he had received a contract from the powerful Australian team says he has his heart set on crossing the Tasman and beginning a new phase of his chequered career. The 26-year-old told Radio Sport he has received offers from some New Zealand teams but said he was immediately interested when approached by new Waratahs coach Daryl Gibson, who was the assistant coach at the Crusaders when he began a five-season stint there.

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  • Dame Helen Mirren: 'I look 70!'

    Dame Helen Mirren insists she looks her age. Helen said: "I look 70 with a lot of makeup on and nice hair. Speaking to ITV's 'Good Morning Britain', Helen said: "To do a beauty campaign at my age is a bit sort of out of order really.

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  • New Zealand central bank says dairy slump could worsen

    New Zealand's central bank warned Wednesday that a prolonged slump in dairy prices could get worse, forcing interest rates down to maintain growth in the farm-reliant economy. Reserve Bank of New Zealand governor Graeme Wheeler said the price of whole milk powder had plummeted 63 percent since February 2014 and was still under pressure. "High stockpiles of whole milk powder in China, the increase in global milk supply, and the trade diversion issues involving Russia make for a very uncertain future, with the potential for further downward pressure on global dairy prices," he said.

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