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Brit jailed for three months Dubai for allegedly touching a man's hip in a bar in Dubai is 'released after 24 hours'

The Briton sentenced to three months in a Dubai jail for allegedly touching a man’s hip in a bar has been freed after just 24 hours, supporters said today. Jamie Harron, 27, was arrested for public indecency in July after the incident in a crowded nightclub where he claims he was trying to avoid spilling a drink. He was sentenced ...

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Hollyoaks star Ayden Callaghan opens up on becoming dad for second time after wife's tragic miscarriage and stillbirth

Ayden Callaghan and Sarah-Jane Honeywell are expecting their second child. But it wasn’t an easy journey to get their miracle baby Phoenix, with the ex-CBeebies presenter tragically suffering a miscarriage and stillbirth. Ex- Hollyoaks star Ayden is now “really excited” about the fact his son is going to get a brother, because it’s what he always wanted. Speaking exclusively to ...

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Mirror Football podcast: Everton sack Ronald Koeman – and other Premier League bosses are under pressure

We have our second managerial sacking of the Premier League season after Everton parted company with Ronald Koeman on Monday. Following Crystal Palace getting rid of Frank De Boer just four games into the season, another Dutchman bit the dust in Koeman after a poor run of form for the Toffees. In this edition of the Mirror Football podcast, we ...

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Donald Trump has played golf every four days of his presidency

Donald Trump has reportedly played golf on one of every four days of his presidency, prompting fresh accusations the President is taking too much time off. It came after it emerged Mr Trump chose to stay at one of his golf resorts rather than attend a benefits concert for communities affected by Hurricanes Maria, Irma and Harvey. Barack Obama, George ...

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Everton start search for Ronald Koeman replacement with Carlo Ancelotti and Sean Dyche under consideration

Everton will look at Carlo Ancelotti and Sean Dyche in what is expected to be a wide-ranging search for their next manager, after sacking Ronald Koeman on Monday following a dismal start to the season. Despite the club’s major shareholder Farhad Moshiri saying just three weeks ago that the Dutch coach had his “total support”, Sunday’s 5-2 defeat to Arsenal proved a ...

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Tackling childhood obesity is about more than just diet and exercise

A recent World Health Organisation report revealed that the number of obese children and adolescents – aged five to 19 years – worldwide has risen tenfold in the past four decades. Worryingly, it also predicts that “obese” is likely to become the new norm. The report stated that: “If current trends continue, more children and adolescents will be obese than ...

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Jamie Carragher rubbishes rumour that he told Liverpool to sign Dejan Lovren in wake of Tottenham horror show

It has been called “criminal”, “calamitous” and the “worst half-hour on a pitch in recent memory“. After Dejan Lovren’s performance during Liverpool’s 4-1 defeat byTottennham Hotspur on Sunday, no wonder Jamie Carragher has been quick to quash rumours that he had a hand in starting the defender’s career at Anfield.  It was Brendan Rogers who oversaw Lovren’s £20m move from Southampton to Liverpool in 2014, but one Twitter user accused ...

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Of course Trump is releasing the JFK files – the narrative suits him perfectly

John F Kennedy was killed by Lee Harvey Oswald, a former US Marine who had a Russian wife, had defected at one stage to the Soviet Union, and may have been indoctrinated there. He was a lone killer who had no accomplices when he carried out the assassination. Those were the conclusions of official investigations. But a considerable amount of ...

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The Walking Dead season 8 episode 1 flash-forwards: What can we decipher from the 'Old Man Rick' scenes?

The Walking Dead fans knew to expect a flash-forward at an unspecified time in the future at some stage in season eight, but episode one’s main surprises lay in just how many glimpses we were actually treated to in the premiere alone. Fans were treated to three scenes seemingly set at a time after the war against the Saviours, shot ...

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Fifa Best Awards: What time does it start, what TV channel, where can I watch it and who's nominated?

What is it? The Best Fifa Awards is an awards ceremony held by Fifa to crown the best players in the world. The event is the second of its kind after Fifa ended its partnership with France Football’s Ballon D’or award. The magazine still hands out their prestigious award but tonight is Fifa’s official ceremony. Where is it? Last year ...

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