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Britney Spears toasts ‘little things in life’ after Justin Timberlake arrest

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The couple dated from 1992 until 2002 when she claims he dumped her by text

Justin Timberlake may be in pop culture exile, but we shouldn’t gloat about his arrest

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The one-time pop behemoth is stranded between the success of early superstardom and the arrival of nostalgic, late-in-life reappraisal, writes Adam White. But as he faces a legal crisis and a possible charge for driving while intoxicated,…

Croatia vs Albania LIVE: Euro 2024 score and updates as Albania hold shock lead

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Both sides are seeking a crucial three points in their bids to qualify for the next round

Moment petty Republican state Rep is caught dumping water into Democratic rival’s tote bag

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The Republican legislator had been dumping cups of water into her colleague’s tote bag for five months

British man ‘tortured by Qatari authorities after arrest in Grindr set-up faces deportation without justice’

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Amnesty believes Qatar is using Manuel Guerrero Aviña’s case to criminalise LGBT+ people as his brother tells of family’s fight for justice

SZA is the festival headliner who will save our summers

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The Grammy and Brit winner has earned widespread acclaim for her two studio albums ‘CTRL’ and ‘SOS’ – yet, based on the confusion sparked when she was announced as a Glastonbury headliner this year, many still don’t know her name. Here’s…

The Independent launches new wine club in partnership with Perfect Cellar

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Join for £1 per month and get £55 of free wine every 3 months.

Watch as Spain marks 10th anniversary of King Felipe’s coronation

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Watch as Spain marks the 10th anniversary of King Felipe’s coronation on Wednesday 19 June.

Andy Murray vs Jordan Thompson LIVE: Queen’s tennis scores and latest updates

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Andy Murray will be in action at Queen’s against Jordan Thompson this afternoon

Jay Slater missing - latest: Mother of teenager lost in Tenerife fears he has been ‘taken against his will’

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The 19-year-old phoned his friend on Monday morning to say he was lost and on 1 per cent battery on his phone

Wedding guests can add the gift of gab when 'signing' an audio guestbook

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There's a new twist on the guestbook at a wedding or other event

World’s smelliest plant blooms at Kew Gardens

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One of the world’s smelliest flowers - Titan arum - burst into bloom on Tuesday 18 June at Kew Gardens.

Putin and Kim Jong-un sign mutual defence pact in case of attack on Russia or North Korea

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Agreement to come to each other’s aid will spark fresh alarm in the West and allies in Asia

Taine Plumtree convinced Wales have ‘nothing to lose’ in Springboks showdown

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The Scarlets forward is fit and firing for Saturday’s South Africa challenge.

'Verzuz' will return after Swizz Beatz, Timbaland lock in new distribution partnership with X

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Swizz Beatz and Timbaland are bringing the “Verzuz” series back with a new major platform for viewers to watch musicians face off in a song-against-song battle

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It’s quite scary – Women in Football chief concerned about discrimination report

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Nearly nine in 10 women who responded to WIF’s latest annual survey said they have experienced gender-based discrimination at work.

Mediterranean diet or not, eating seasonally can be good for you

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It’s been years since scientists established that the Mediterranean diet really is good for you

First tropical storm of the season heading for Texas bringing risk of flash floods

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Heavy rain, mudslides and life-threatening flooding are all likely as the potential tropical surges inland

General election latest: Sunak plays down highest day of small boat crossings as Farage set to win Clacton

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The Reform UK leader is on course to get 42 per cent of the votes, a poll commissioned by a Farage ally and former Ukip donor says

Informant says Matt Gaetz paid her for sex as she gives details to House Ethics Committee, report says

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Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz has denied any wrongdoing, calling ethics probe ‘Soviet’

In 'Janet Planet,' playwright Annie Baker explores a new dramatic world

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The Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Annie Baker has been hailed as one of the preeminent voices of her generation, but the movies have long lingered in her mind and in her work

Ukraine launches a national sexual assault registry for victims of Russian forces

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A senior prosecutor in Ukraine says authorities have created a national registry to document cases of sexual violence allegedly committed by Russian forces

Alan Shearer urges Gareth Southgate to make two England changes to face Denmark

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Southgate could consider changes despite an opening win over Serbia at Euro 2024

Climate protesters arrested after painting Stonehenge monument orange

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Two climate protesters have been arrested for spraying orange paint on the ancient Stonehenge monument in southern England

Willie Mays Appreciation: The 'Say Hey Kid' inspired generations until his death

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Long after his iconic “Catch” and his 660 home runs, and the daring runs around the bases with his hat falling off, Willie Mays could command a room like no other

Voices: If microplastics really do lodge in the penis, sod the planet – I’m sticking to bottled water

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Now that scientists have found plastic contamination in men’s private parts – which might cause erectile dysfunction – Ryan Coogan says the time has finally come to take action against the penile pollutant

Trump has history of insulting Black history and communities, says senior Democrat on Juneteenth

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Republican ‘is a lot of things but he certainly isn’t subtle’, argues Democratic National Committee chair Jaime Harrison in response to the candidate’s record on race

Hundreds of Hajj pilgrims die as temperatures touch 51C in Saudi Arabia

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More than 1.83 million Muslims have performed the Hajj this year

Labour in position to stop Farage becoming an MP, campaign group confirms after collapse in Tory vote

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Clacton gave Tory MP Giles Watling a huge majority of 24,702 in 2019 – now it may be a straight race between Labour’s Jovan Owusu-Nepaul and Nigel Farage