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Camp Bestival cancelled after heavy rain and high winds

Heavy rain and high winds have put an end to Camp Bestival music festival. Organisers of the event at Dorset’s Lulworth Estate announced the closure of the arenas on social media on Sunday afternoon. They said they were “utterly devastated and heartbroken” to have made the “tough decision” after being advised not to reopen them for safety reasons. The team added its ...

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Ahed Tamimi, Palestinian viral slap video teenager, freed in Israel

A Palestinian teenager who was filmed assaulting an Israeli soldier in the occupied West Bank has been freed after eight months in jail. Video showing Ahed Tamimi slapping and kicking the soldier outside her home in Nabi Saleh last year went viral. For Palestinians, she became a symbol of resistance to Israeli occupation, but many Israelis see her as a ...

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Russian outcry over prison brutality video

Handcuffed and helpless, Yevgeny Makarov is held face down on a desk as more than a dozen prison officers take it in turn to beat him. They punch the soles of his feet first, then thrash them with truncheons. This is no frenzied, spontaneous attack. The methods are calculated to cause maximum pain. The guards have to rest, exhausted, between ...

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California fire: Deadly blazes continues to grow

California’s deadliest current wildfire is getting larger, officials warn, despite thousands of firefighters battling it. “Erratic winds” and dry conditions have caused the Carr fire to grow early on Sunday, firefighters said. It is one of eight major wildfires currently burning in the state. The fire, in the Shasta County in northern California, has killed six people so far, including ...

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Jennifer Garner Rides in Fourth of July Parade With Kids

Family outing! A very festive Jennifer Garner spent Fourth of July with her two kids, Seraphina, 9, and Sam, 6, enjoying a day in the sun at the annual holiday parade in the Pacific Palisades. The mother of three, 46, was all smiles during the parade, even joining in for a fire truck ride with her family. Click through photos ...

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50 Crazy Tom Cruise Facts You Won’t Believe Are True

50 Crazy Tom Cruise Facts You Won’t Believe Are True This month, the sixth entry of the Mission: Impossible series, Mission: Impossible – Fallout, finally hits theaters. And while action-movie fans are no doubt on the edge of their seats awaiting yet another high-octane romp, there’s another thing to celebrate: Tom Cruise, the franchise’s A-lister driving force. With an illustrious career ...

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Stepmother of actress Lindsay Lohan arrested in Florida

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — The stepmother of actress Lindsay Lohan was arrested in Florida on a simple battery charge after she allegedly threw a candle in a glass holder at her husband during an argument over a cellphone late Thursday, according to an arrest report. Police arrested Kate Major Lohan, 35, and she was booked into the Palm Beach ...

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It’s Official: Andrew Lincoln Is Leaving The Walking Dead After Season 9

It’s official. Andrew Lincoln confirmed his exit at The Walking Dead‘s 2018 Comic-Con panel. “This will be my last season playing the part of Rick Grimes. I love this show. It means everything to me. I love the people who make this show. I’m particularly fond of the people who watch this show,” Lincoln said on Friday, July 20. PREVIOUSLY: Get ready to say goodbye ...

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2018: Sofia Vergara, Milo Ventimiglia and More Stars Document Their Favorite Moments

Superheroes, fans and stars get ready! One of the most star-studded weekends of the year is finally here. San Diego Comic-Con, also known as SDCC, is taking place this weekend in San Diego and it’s guaranteed to be jam-packed with screenings, contests and panels. The convention, established in 1970, was originally meant to be a place for comic book lovers ...

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Scarlett Johansson Fires Back Against Claim She ”Auditioned” to Date Tom Cruise

Scarlett Johansson is putting an end to one former Scientologist’s claim that she “auditioned” to date Tom Cruisefollowing his 2001 divorce from Nicole Kidman. During an appearance on Megyn Kelly Today, Brendan Tighe said he was working as a member of the actor’s Scientology security team when he accidentally came across “reports” revealing the names of women who allegedly auditioned to enter a relationship with ...

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