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$17m glass mansion reduced to rubble by California wildfire

The house was built by a couple from Texas who use it as a vacation home (Picture: JodiHernandezTV/Twitter) One of the 5,700 homes destroyed by wildfire in California is a $17 million glass mansion. The hexagon-shaped building say atop a hill in San Francisco Bay and boasted panoramic views. A judge just blocked Trump’s latest travel ban Footage taken from ...

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5 celebrities whose Asperger’s Syndrome helped them succeed

Chris Packham thinks his Asperger’s has been crucial to his success (Picture: BBC) With Chris Packham’s new documentary, Asperger’s and Me, airing tonight at 9pm on BBC2, he has been talking publicly about his struggles growing up undiagnosed and ‘a little bit weird’. Yet it’s precisely those unusual qualities that have made him what he is today: a celebrated broadcaster ...

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A judge just blocked Trump’s latest travel ban

US District Judge Derrick Watson has blocked the move (Picture: AP) A federal judge has blocked the Trump administration from implementing the latest version of the controversial travel ban. The latest ban was set to go into effect on October 18, stopping travelers from Syria, Libya, Iran, Yemen, Chad, Somalia, North Korea and Venezuela from entering the US. But this ...

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Stacey breaks her oven door in a Great British Bake Off first

Stacey holds her oven door to the oven (Picture: Channel 4) After eight seasons Great British Bake Off fans feel like they’ve seen everything. But oh no, because on Tuesday, baker Stacey broke her oven door and was forced to sit in front of the oven holding the door up leaving her with no time to get her madeleines baked ...

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Kevin De Bruyne yells at Manchester City team-mates at half-time during Napoli clash

De Bruyne was raging (Picture: BT Sport) Kevin De Bruyne, David Silva and Fernandinho were involved in a heated discussion on the stroke of half-time during Manchester City’s Champions League clash against Napoli, despite Pep Guardiola’s side leading 2-0 at the break. The Belgium international raged at the fourth official once the half-time whistle had gone, while Fernandinho also raised ...

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Great British Bake Off: The five Savoy cakes ranked from worst to best

(Picture: WENN) Can you believe that next week will be semi finals – and Liam wont be in it? SOB. This week there was a particularly devilish task for the five bakers – create a showstopping Savoy cake fit for royalty. Great British Bake Off: The 9 caramel cakes ranked from worst to best Even an oven disaster didn’t stop our favourite ...

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Harvey Weinstein’s brother Bob accused of sexual harassment by TV producer

Executive producer Harvey Weinstein and Bob Weinstein (right) (Picture: WireImage) As Harvey Weinstein has found himself accused by over 40 women of sexual harassment and assault claims, his brother Bob has continued to deny knowing anything about Harvey’s attacks. Now however a TV producer on The Mist, a drama produced by The Weinstein Company, has claimed in the summer of ...

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Liverpool make Champions League history with emphatic Maribor victory

Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool dominated Slovenia outfit Maribor (Picture: Getty) Liverpool became the first English club to score four first-half goals in an away Champions League game against Maribor on Tuesday night. Jurgen Klopp’s side had won just one of their last eight games in all competitions prior to their trip to Slovenia but took an early lead through Roberto Firmino. ...

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Chris Hughes slams Katie Price as a ‘rotten piece of sh*t’ after she ‘reveals 52 text messages’

This feud is literally never ending (Pictures: Rex/Shutterstock) Chris Hughes has taken to Twitter to put to bed once and for all the back and forth between him and Katie Price. The Love Island star, who is currently in a relationship with co-star Olivia Attwood, wrote a now-deleted lengthy post on his social media addressed to 39-year-old Katie. ‘Katie Price ...

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People are wondering where the ‘Pray for Mogadishu’ hashtags are

MOGADISHU, SOMALIA – OCTOBER 14 : Scene of a massive explosion is seen in the capital Mogadishu, Somalia on October 14, 2017. At least 23 people have died and many others injured after a truck bomb detonated in Mogadishu. (Photo by Sadak Mohamed/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) On Saturday a terrorist truck bombing in Mogadishu killed more than 300 people, and injured ...

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