• Sarcastic Van Gaal denies United rift with Giggs

    Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal reacted angrily on Thursday to suggestions he had fallen out with assistant Ryan Giggs. "We have a very bad relationship," the Dutchman said with heavy sarcasm when asked about their relationship at a news conference ahead of the FA Cup quarter-final against…

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    • Jackie Chan: My wealth belongs to Jaycee!

      5 Mar – He once announced that all of his wealth will go to charity after his death, but now Jackie Chan is singing a different tune. According to Tencent Entertainment, Jackie, who once said that his son Jaycee will not get anything from him and should work to earn his own living instead, seemed…

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      • Mike Tyson nodded off during double date with Madonna

        Mike Tyson once fell asleep on a double date with Madonna and Sean Penn because he was so "inebriated". The former heavyweight champion of the world appears on a track called Iconic on Madonna's new album Rebel Heart, but they have known each other for some time. In the 80s, when she was married to…

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        • Singapore sentences 2 Germans to caning for vandalism

          Singapore on Thursday sentenced two German men to three strokes of a rattan cane and nine months in prison after they were found guilty of vandalizing a public train carriage, according to court documents. The two men were identified as 22-year-old Andreas Von Knorre and 21-year-old Elton Hinz. The…

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          • LeAnn Rimes' ex: She shouldn't have divorced me

            LeAnn Rimes' ex-husband believes divorcing him was the biggest career mistake she's ever made. The 32-year-old singer's marriage to Dean Sheremet ended after she had an affair with her now spouse Eddie Cibrian.

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            • Kroos: I joined Real Madrid for Ancelotti

              Toni Kroos has revealed that the presence of Carlo Ancelotti was one of the main reasons behind his decision to leave Bayern Munich for Real Madrid ahead of the 2014-15 campaign. The Germany international endured a frosty relationship with Pep Guardiola during their time at Bayern, yet he has made…

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              • McDonald's to drop antibiotics in chicken supply

                The world's biggest restaurant chain announced on 4 March that within two years, McDonald's USA will only buy chickens raised without antibiotics that are important to human medicine. The concern is that the overuse of antibiotics for poultry may diminish their effectiveness in fighting disease in…

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                • Witherspoon: My man is the best

                  Reese Witherspoon “would not be where I am in this life” if it wasn’t for her husband Jim Toth. The 38-year-old actress married agent Jim in March 2011 and the pair are parents to two-year-old son Tennessee together. In the picture, Jim is seen wearing a blue hooded rain jacket while holding onto…

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                  • Airlines canceling large number of flights for Thursday

                    The patience of thousands of airline travelers will be tested again Thursday by a winter storm stretching from Texas to southern New England. Airlines canceled more than 1,800 U.S. flights scheduled for Thursday after

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                    • Islamic State torches oil field near Tikrit as militia advance

                      By Saif Hameed and Dominic Evans BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Islamic State militants have set fire to oil wells northeast of the city of Tikrit to obstruct an assault by Shi'ite militiamen and Iraqi soldiers trying to drive them from the Sunni Muslim city and surrounding towns, a witness said. The witness…

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                      • Ex-crew recognizes photos of sunken Japanese battleship

                        A former crewmember on a Japanese battleship that sank during World War II said Thursday he recognized photos of wreckage discovered this week off the Philippines by a team led by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen. Shizuhiko Haraguchi served as a gunnery officer on the Musashi, one of the largest…

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                        • MacRitchie Reservoir TreeTop Walk Guide: Don't Get Lost Finding This Magical Singapore Spot

                          MacRitchie is beautiful and refreshing, but also really big and difficult to navigate. MacRitchie is located in the central area of Singapore, just off Thomson Road, and is super popular among nature lovers. The TreeTop walk is a 250 meter suspended pathway between the 2 highest points in…

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                          • Penang Muslims upset over ‘Allah’ booklets about Jesus

                            The alleged distribution of booklets about Jesus Christ containing the word “Allah” has stirred an uproar among Muslims in a village here who call the materials “confusing”. Sungai Pinang Federal Village Security and Development Committee chairman Mohd Yusof Salam claimed that more than 50 copies…

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                            • Super Salah at the double as Viola end Juve's unbeaten run

                              Mohamed Salah struck twice as Fiorentina ended Juventus' 42-game unbeaten run at home on their way to a 2-1 win in the first leg, semi-final of the Italian Cup on Thursday. On-loan Chelsea midfielder Salah has been in sparkling form since arriving in Florence last month, the Egyptian international…

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                              • Fxxk Air Pollution: China's artists and fashion designers respond to Beijing smog

                                Over the past seven years, levels of particulate matter in Beijing's air averaged nearly five times the recommended daily level set by the World Health Organisation, according to data from a monitoring station at the US embassy. A study by Greenpeace and scientists at Peking University based on…

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                                • Australia floats prisoner swap to save Indonesia pair

                                  Australia on Thursday suggested a prisoner swap with Indonesia in an 11th hour bid to save two drug smugglers facing execution, while voicing "deep concern" about Jakarta's international reputation if they are killed. Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, the ringleaders of the so-called "Bali Nine"…

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                                  • When wives take ill, divorce could be on horizon: study

                                    Marriages are more likely to end in divorce if the wife takes seriously ill, a US study has found. The research, detailed in the March issue of the Journal of Health and Social Behavior, found that divorce was six percent more likely if the wife fell ill, than if she remained in good health. In…

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