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Stop accusing men of overreacting – ‘man flu’ really does exist, doctor claims

Stop accusing men of overreacting – 'man flu' really does exist, doctor claims

The fight against the ridicule of “man flu” has been taken up by a doctor who says, somewhat tongue-in cheek, that he delved into the issue after growing tired of ...

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Peter Jackson: I blacklisted Ashley Judd and Mira Sorvino under pressure from Weinstein

Peter Jackson: I blacklisted Ashley Judd and Mira Sorvino under pressure from Weinstein

Film director Peter Jackson has admitted to blacklisting actors Ashley Judd and Mira Sorvino in response to a “smear campaign” orchestrated by accused sexual predator Harvey Weinstein. “I recall Miramax telling us ...

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Tablet tech can help pensioners like me to keep loneliness at bay

Tablet tech can help pensioners like me to keep loneliness at bay

The way I assuage loneliness, as a housebound 83-year-old living alone, is to use my Samsung tablet to play Scrabble and chat to or Skype people online, to shop online ...

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Antoine Griezmann can leave Atlético if right offer comes along, says Simeone

Antoine Griezmann can leave Atlético if right offer comes along, says Simeone

Antoine Griezmann will be allowed to leave Atlético Madrid if the right opportunity comes along for the France forward, according to the head coach Diego Simeone. Simeone said he would not stand ...

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Marco Polo del Nero, Brazil football president, handed 90-day Fifa ban

Marco Polo del Nero, Brazil football president, handed 90-day Fifa ban

Marco Polo del Nero, the Brazilian Football Confederation president, was suspended by Fifa’s ethics committee on Friday, a move that could bring him closer to facing trial in the United ...

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Manchester United’s Eric Bailly to miss ‘two to three months’, says Mourinho

Manchester United, Eric Bailly, ‘two to three months’, Mourinho

Manchester United defender Eric Bailly will be sidelined for “two to three months” because he needs surgery on an ankle injury, manager José Mourinho has said. United had hoped that Bailly ...

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Trump gave a racist and anti-immigrant speech to cops at the FBI

Trump gave a racist and anti-immigrant speech to cops at the FBI

President Donald Trump is calling for the death penalty for anyone convicted of killing a police officer. Trump, while speaking at the FBI National Academy in Virginia on Friday, pledged to support ...

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FCC repeals ‘net neutrality’ rules for internet providers

FCC repeals ‘net neutrality’ rules for internet providers

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted along party lines on Thursday to repeal landmark 2015 rules aimed at ensuring a free and open internet, setting up a court fight over ...

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Kremlin: Putin and Trump agreed to exchange information on North Korea

Kremlin: Putin and Trump agreed to exchange information on North Korea

The Kremlin said on Friday that President Vladimir Putin and his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump had agreed in a phone call to exchange information about North Korea and cooperate on ...

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In phone call, Trump thanks Putin for praise, looks for help on North Korea

In phone call, Trump thanks Putin for praise, looks for help on North Korea

President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke on the phone Thursday, reportedly discussing a range of issues. Trump “thanked President Putin for acknowledging America’s strong economic performance in his ...

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