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Oxford Don’s new sculpture displayed in Trafalgar Square

An Oxford Don has had his new sculpture displayed on the Fourth Plinth in Trafalgar Square.  Artist Samson Kambalu, who is a Fellow at Magdalen College, has said his new sculpture represents “standing up for justice and equality”.  The Malawi-born artist’s piece, Antelope, depicts a 1914 photograph of European missionary John Chorley and Malawian Baptist preacher John Chilembwe, who

Home from The Vicar of Dibley on the market for £900k

The cottage which ‘played’ the house in BBC’s The Vicar of Dibley was gone on sale, meaning one lucky buyer could own a piece of TV history. Church Cottage in the village of Turville played Geraldine Granger’s home in the fictional Oxfordshire village of Dibley throughout the much-loved comedy series. READ MORE: Common Nighthawk: Wantage residents

Missing Thames Valley girls found in London

Three girls who police were urgently searching for have been found in London. Tiffany, Layla and Paige were last seen yesterday (28 September) at around 4pm in High Wycombe. It was believed they travelled to London together and may have spent the night at Waterloo Station. Thames Valley Police announced this afternoon that the girls

Netflix searches for actor to play Prince Harry in The Crown

Netflix is looking for Prince Harry actor in The Crown - How you can apply (PA) Netflix is looking for a young actor to play Prince Harry in The Crown’s next series. The casting was shared on Facebook by British Youth Music Theatre – BYMT which details exactly what Netflix is looking for. If you’re

Coolio, Grammy-Winning Rapper of ‘Gangsta’s Paradise,’ Dies at Age 59

LOS ANGELES — Coolio, the rapper who was among hip-hop’s biggest names of the 1990s with hits including “Gangsta’s Paradise” and “Fantastic Voyage,” died Wednesday at age 59, his manager said. Coolio died at the Los Angeles home of a friend, longtime manager Jarez Posey told The Associated Press. The cause was not immediately clear.

How a USDA Analyst Helped Stymie the Biden Administration’s Bid to Block a Sugar Merger

A federal judge struck a blow to the Biden administration’s antitrust agenda last week, ruling against the Department of Justice’s effort to block a merger between two of the nation’s largest sugar producers. Yet for members of the administration who had spent months following the case, the outcome of the ruling wasn’t the only thing

Meta’s Facebook Algorithms ‘Proactively’ Promoted Violence Against the Rohingya, New Amnesty International Report Asserts

Amnesty International on Wednesday accused Facebook’s parent company Meta of having “substantially contributed” to human rights violations perpetrated against Myanmar’s Rohingya ethnic group. In a new report, Amnesty claims that Facebook’s algorithms “proactively amplified” anti-Rohingya content. It also alleges that Meta ignored civilians’ and activists’ pleas to curb hate-mongering on the social media platform while

The First U.S. Data Show the Monkeypox Vaccine Is Effective

We now have the first real-world data showing how well the monkeypox vaccine is working in the current U.S. outbreak. On Sept. 28, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) posted preliminary data from 32 jurisdictions in the U.S. that reported monkeypox case rates and rates of vaccination with Jynneos, the vaccine currently

What Meta’s Latest Takedown of Fake Foreign Accounts Could Mean for the U.S. Midterms

Facebook parent company Meta said it took down a network of fake accounts, originating in China, that it says was attempting to interfere in the U.S. midterms. The network’s posts were aimed at appealing to both Democrats and Republicans and posted about controversial issues like abortion and gun rights. Experts say the network’s existence speaks

Coolio: Gangsta’s Paradise rapper dead at 59

By Paul Glynn and Helen BushbyEntertainment reportersImage source, Getty ImagesImage caption, Coolio recorded eight studio albums and won an American Music Award and three MTV Video Music AwardsStars including Michelle Pfeiffer and Snoop Dogg have been paying tribute to the US rapper Coolio who has died at the age of 59.He was found unresponsive on

Optus: How a massive data breach has exposed Australia

By Tiffanie TurnbullBBC News, SydneyImage source, OptusImage caption, Optus is the country's second-largest telecommunications companyLast week, Australian telecommunications giant Optus revealed about 10 million customers - about 40% of the population - had personal data stolen in what it calls a cyber-attack.Some experts say it may be the worst data breach in Australia's history.But this

Dogs can sniff out stress on owner’s breath

By Victoria GillScience correspondentMedia caption, Four dogs - pets volunteered by their owners - were trained to "choose" one of three scent canistersOur canine companions have proven once again how finely tuned they are to our feelings - this time in scientific sniffing test. Scientists discovered that dogs can smell stress in our breath and

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Cowboys Quarterback Dak Prescott, Natalie Buffett’s Relationship Timeline

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RHOC’s Heather Dubrow Reacts to Terry Dubrow Cheating Rumors

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SJP Pays Tribute to Stepfather After Missing Gala Amid His ‘Sudden’ Death

Sarah Jessica Parker. Gregory Pace/ShutterstockAfter Sarah Jessica Parker’s stepfather, Paul Giffin Forste, unexpectedly died, the Sex and the City alum is mourning her loss. “Godspeed. RIP. Strong like a bull. Til the end,” Parker, 57, captioned a Friday, September 30, Instagram post. “At home and among all those who loved you dearly, you will be missed always.”

Shop These 17 Lightweight Long-Sleeve Dresses for Early Fall Weather

Us Weekly has affiliate partnerships so we may receive compensation for some links to products and services. It’s always hard to figure out what to wear this time of year. Depending on where you live, it either still feels like summer (sup, SoCal?), fall (know what we mean, New England?) or a combination of the