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When Donald Trump kicked off his presidential bid in 2015, he rode down a golden escalator in Trump Tower, using the media attention to promote his own brand and property. He lied. He made racist comments. And he exaggerated the crowd size. In other words, he showed exactly the type of president he would become. […]

Thousands of people have signed a petition calling on the Welsh government to reverse a ban on supermarkets selling non-essential items during the firebreak lockdown in Wales. First minister Mark Drakeford said the restriction was a “matter of fairness” as non-essential retail has to close during the two-week period, which began at 6pm on Friday […]

Joe Biden has “finally found” President Donald Trump’s plan to beat the coronavirus pandemic, a tweet from the Democratic nominee declared on Friday. After eight months of this pandemic, we finally found President Trump’s plan to beat COVID-19. — Joe Biden (@JoeBiden) October 23, 2020 But the website linked in the post — […]

A council in Boris Johnson’s own constituency has said it will provide free school meals over the half term after Tory MPs voted overwhelmingly against extending the voucher scheme.  In a tweet posted on Friday evening, a spokesperson for Hillingdon Council, which is run by Conservatives and sits inside the PM’s Uxbridge and South Ruislip […]

Donald Trump Jr.’s “pumped” post-presidential debate interview on Fox News this week provided plenty of comic fodder for Jimmy Fallon. On Friday’s broadcast of The Tonight Show, Jimmy cracked zing after zing about the exchange that Donald Trump’s son had with Fox host Sean Hannity, in which he animatedly ranted about attacks on his father. […]

With anticipation building for the new series of I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!, there’s been many names linked to a spot on the ITV reality show.  However, fans have been given their biggest hint yet as to who will be heading into the Welsh castle when the series launches next month.  The […]

A Tory MP has said she “very much” hopes businesses offering to feed hungry children for free “will not be seeking any further government support”, as the row over free school meals continues.  In a now-deleted Facebook post Selaine Saxby, who represents North Devon, wrote: “I am delighted our local businesses have bounced back so […]

Clare Balding has revealed she has lost 90 percent of her hearing. The BBC sports presenter said she only currently has “about 10 percent” of her hearing left, and often has to “guess” what people are saying to her. Clare, 49, opened up about her hearing loss during an episode of the upcoming Dave panel […]

The Last Leg comedian Adam Hills has been widely praised after undergoing a prostate exam on live TV.   The Australian comic was screened for the disease during a Stand Up To Cancer special of the Channel 4 comedy show on Friday night, in a bid to break down stigma and encourage men with symptoms to […]

A loosening of restrictions on household mixing over Christmas would lead to further deaths, a top scientist has warned.  Professor Neil Ferguson, whose modelling led to the original lockdown in March, told BBC Radio 4′s Today programme on Saturday that decisions on whether or not to dial back the rules for festive celebrations amounted to […]

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