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Family Travelling To Beach Holiday Among Victims Of Genoa Bridge Collapse

A family on their summer holiday with their car packed full of beach toys have been identified among those who lost their lives in the Genoa bridge tragedy.

'Great British Bake Off' 2018 Start Date Announced - And There's Not Long To Wait

Fans of ‘The Great British Bake Off’, brace yourselves - it has finally been confirmed when it will be back on our screens.

Genoa Bridge Collapse: Anger In Italy As Death Toll Rises

Emergency workers in the Italian city of Genoa were still at work on Wednesday, clearing wrecked vehicles and debris following the deadly collapse of a major road bridge.

Neville Southall Posts Defiant Message After Twitter Takeover By 'Therapist' For 'Adult Babies And Diaper Lovers'

Neville Southall has posted a defiant message on Twitter, following a bizarre Twitter takeover by a woman who runs a nursery for “adult babies”.

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'Celebrity Big Brother': Stormy Daniels Is Doing Her Best To Try And Convince Everyone She Isn't On The Line-Up

Stormy Daniels may be strongly rumoured for the new series of ‘Celebrity Big Brother’, but she is doing her best to convince everyone she isn’t taking part.

Greg James Defends Radio 1's Move Away From Older Artists Ahead Of Breakfast Show Debut

Greg James is about to take on the biggest challenge of his 10-year broadcasting career as he follows Nick Grimshaw as the host of the Radio 1 Breakfast Show - and just like his predecessor, he is determined to bring more younger listeners…

Teenage Depression May Influence Their Parents’ Mental Health Too

Young people’s mental health is of increasing interest and concern to researchers, policymakers, and families alike – but can treating teenagers’ mental ill health also improve the wellbeing of their parents? New research suggests that it…


Strictly Come Dancing's Kevin Clifton Says He Would Have 'No Problem' With Same-Sex Pairings

‘Strictly Come Dancing’ professional dancer Kevin Clifton has said he would have “no problem” with being paired with another man on the show.

Superdrug Is Now Offering 'Botox' And Fillers On The High Street

Superdrug is about to bring Botox and fillers to the British high street for as little as £99 per session, but doctors are cautious that increased accessibility will make consumers view the treatment as casual as waxing.


Genoa Bridge Collapse: Former Footballer Who Survived Tragedy Tells Of 'Apocalyptic Scenes'

A former Italian football player has told of his disbelief at surviving the Genoa bridge collapse that felt like an “apocalypse” unfolding before his eyes.


Aretha Franklin's Family Thank Fans For Outpouring Of Support As She Remains 'Seriously Ill'

Aretha Franklin’s family have their expressed gratitude for the outpouring of love from fans across the world, as they confirmed the singer remains “seriously ill”.

Westminster Terror Suspect Salih Khater Held For Attempted Murder

The driver in yesterday’s suspected terror attack outside parliament in Westminster has been named as British citizen Salih Khater.


'Celebrity Big Brother': 35 Behind-The-Scenes Secrets From Inside The Brand New House

The ‘Big Brother’ house is about to fling open its famous doors once again, as a new bunch of celebrities enter for a new series of ‘CBB’ on Thursday.

'Strictly Come Dancing': Vick Hope Announced As Fifth Addition To 2018 Line-Up

Radio presenter Vick Hope has been unveiled as the fifth celebrity to be taking part in this year’s ‘Strictly Come Dancing’.


I Jumped Into Freezing Cold Water Daily To Help Me Deal With My Husband's Diagnosis

It was in 2008, while I was pregnant with my third child, my husband Simon, who was a director and a creative type, had complained of a floppy foot. He was diagnosed with motor neurone disease and given three to four years to live.

Retailers Need To Be Doing 'Purple Tuesday' Every Day Of The Year, Not Just A One-Off

Shopping is an unavoidable part of everyday life – whether it’s grabbing a sandwich at lunch, trawling comparison sites for the cheapest car insurance or splashing out on a designer handbag.

Westminster Could Be Pedestrianised To Prevent Car Attacks, Met Police Chief Says

Westminster could be pedestrianised in a bid to ward off vehicle attacks – terrorists’ “weapon of choice”, Britain’s most senior police officer said.


A Level Results Day 2018: What To Do If Your Child Doesn’t Get The Grades They Hoped For

A Level and GCSE results days can bring hope and excitement, but for thousands of children they can also spell disappointment. If your teenager doesn’t get the results they were expecting on 16 or 23 August, practical and emotional help…

'Hero' Milkman Performs Random Acts Of Kindness On Milk Rounds

A London-based milkman has become something of a local hero thanks to his passion for helping others.


Westminster Terror Suspect Is Believed To Be British Citizen Of Sudanese Origin

The man detained on suspicion of terror offences after a car crashed outside the Houses of Parliament is believed to be a British citizen of Sudanese origin, a security service source has told Huffpost UK.

Tuesday, Aug 14

Huge Rise In Live Terror Investigations Revealed After Westminster Arrest

A huge rise in the number of live terror investigations has been revealed in the wake of a fresh attack on Westminster.

Motorway Bridge Collapses In Italian City Of Genoa

UPDATE: Police confirm death toll has risen as rescuers continue search for survivors.

Westminster Crash: Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Terror After Car Crashes Outside Parliament

A man has been arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences after a car was driven into pedestrians before crashing into barriers outside the Houses of Parliament on Tuesday morning.

Human Hair Extensions Are Being Matted Together To Clean Up Oil Spills

It’s an unlikely ending for something as glamorous as hair extensions or as mundane as the clippings from a hairdressers’ floor, but tonnes of human hair are being swept up and knitted together to soak up oil spills from our oceans.

Monday, Aug 13

Jeremy Corbyn Says He Was Present 'But Not Involved' In Wreath-Laying For Accused Terrorists

Jeremy Corbyn has said he was present at a wreath-laying at the graves of those thought to be responsible for the murder of Israeli athletes, but said he does not “think” he was actually involved in the service.

Aretha Franklin 'Gravely Ill' As Family Ask For 'Prayers And Privacy'

Legendary singer Aretha Franklin is said to be “gravely ill”.

‘Strictly Come Dancing’: Katie Piper Announced As First Celeb Taking Part In 2018 Series

Katie Piper will be taking to the ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ dance floor later this year, it has been announced.

Free Cakes For Kids: These Volunteers Bake Birthday Cakes For Children Going Through Tough Times

For kids, the smell of candles and the taste of a sweet fluffy sponge can be the cherry on top of a good birthday. But all over the UK, many families find it difficult to provide birthday cakes for their children, whether it’s due to lack…

Sunday, Aug 12

Sajid Javid Suggests Jeremy Corbyn Should Go Over Wreath Pictures Row

The Home Secretary has suggested that Jeremy Corbyn should quit as Labour leader following controversy over his visit to a cemetery in Tunisia containing memorials to PLO terrorists.

Football Fans Pay Tribute To Barry Chuckle With ‘To Me, To You’ Chant

Fans at Rotherham’s football match against Ipswich Town paid tribute to Barry Chuckle on Saturday, as his brother, Paul, stood in the stands.

Idris Elba Fuels James Bond Role Rumours With Cryptic Tweet

Idris Elba has fuelled speculation about whether he could finally be announced as the next James Bond.

Robin Williams Remembered By Stars And Fans On The Fourth Anniversary Of His Death

John Travolta led tributes to Robin Williams on the fourth anniversary of the ‘Mrs Doubtfire’ actor’s death.

Saturday, Aug 11

Boris Johnson's Career Branded A 'Saga Of Moral Emptiness' By Conservative Peer

A Conservative peer has launched a blistering attack on Boris Johnson, branding his career a “saga of moral emptiness”.

‘Strictly Come Dancing’: Brendan Cole To Be Replaced By Neil Jones Following Axe From BBC Dance Show

Brendan Cole’s replacement on ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ has been revealed, and he’s already a familiar face on the show.

Britons Safe To Use Roundup, Maker Insists After £226m Cancer Lawsuit Loss

The maker of Roundup weedkiller has insisted British consumers are safe to use the product after a US jury backed a groundsman’s claim the pesticide contributed to his terminal cancer.

‘Holby City’ To Air Special Male Mental Health Episode

The BBC has announced plans for a special episode of ‘Holby City’, that will focus on male mental health.

Friday, Aug 10

Bravissimo Blames 'Bigger' Women's Lack Of Confidence For Poor Diversity In Campaigns

Bravissimo has come under fire for claiming the reason it doesn’t feature diverse women in its marketing campaigns is because model bookers have difficulties finding women with “bigger boobs” who are confident in front of the camera.

Ant McPartlin Breaks Twitter Silence After Standing Down From 'I'm A Celebrity'

Ant McPartlin broke months of silence on social media to thank fans after revealing he would be stepping down from this year’s ‘I’m A Celebrity’.

5 Cute Animal Pictures To End The Week: Paddington Dog And A Peach-Loving Cat

This week has been a real zinger for animal news, what with a Labrador photobombing its owners’ wedding vows; the top cat and dog names of 2018 being revealed and (who could forget?) #InternationalCatDay turning Twitter into an endless…

Tories Take Four-Point Poll Lead Amid Rows Engulfing Labour And Conservatives

Controversies engulfing both major parties appear to be causing more damage to the Labour Party as the Conservatives claimed a four-point poll lead over Jeremy Corbyn’s party.