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Kate’s ‘Royal Mail’ delivery for RAF gifts

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Military dignitaries, including station commander Group Captain Chris Snaith, greeted the couple Image copyright Getty Images Sqn Ldr Waghorn, a senior engineer who works on Typhoon jets, said it was a “real honour” to have a visit from the royal couple. He said: “Yesterday they were all talking about what we do at the party and I guess all the families are proud of what we do and serving. “It’s sad we won’t be home for Christmas, but to get that personal message from…

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This 9-yr-old who got a law banning snowball fights dropped is a real American hero.

Dane Best convinced lawmakers to change a century-old law banning snowball fights—and he’s only 9 years old. Dressed in a sharp pink dress shirt and black bowtie, Dane Best approached the microphone at the Severance, Colorado city council meeting. His goal: To convince the city to overturn a century-old ban on snowball fights. 9yr old Dane Best is lobbying town council to change what he calls an “outdated law” banning snowballs from being thrown in Severance, CO #FOX31 pic.twitter.com/JWTOCxXIVN — Ashley Michels (@ReporterAshley) December 4, 2018 The small town of…

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Grindr cheat jailed for wife’s murder

The two-week trial at Teesside Crown Court heard Patel, who ran a pharmacy on Roman Road with his 34-year-old wife, had a series of affairs with men he met via the dating app Grindr. Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionGrindr cheat Mitesh Patel calls 999 after wife murder Patel, who claimed his wife was his “best mate”, injected her with insulin before strangling and suffocating her with the bag at their home on The Avenue. He then bound her with duct tape and ransacked the house in…

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The Best Dry Shampoo For Every Hair Type Betches

Coffee and dry shampoo is literally the only two things I need to get through the day. We all love dry shampoo and practically owe it our lives for the amount of time it has saved in our daily routines… and saved our asses from getting tardy warnings. While we can obsess over the volume and body it provides our hair with, we also know that depending on dry shampoo just a little too much can be equally as toxic. So if you still plan on using it (and you…

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DNA mapping project ‘to transform society’

The 100,000 Genomes Project has ended this “diagnostic odyssey” for many families, and in some cases, led to effective treatments. ‘Difference is amazing’ Hana Young’s daughter Tilly, aged six, who has a disorder which causes delayed development and seizures, had her genome sequenced, along with both her parents.  In January 2018 she was diagnosed with GAMT deficiency, a treatable metabolic disorder, which is caused by an inherited genetic error.  Hana, from Gosport in Hampshire, told the BBC: “She used to be in and out of hospital and was often very…

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Republican-led Wisconsin legislature approves bills to diminish executive power after Democratic election wins

(CNN)The Republican-led Wisconsin legislature approved two bills that would diminish the powers of the state’s governor and executive branch after a Democrat was elected to that office in November, Britt Cudaback, spokesman for Democratic Gov.-elect Tony Evers, told CNN Wednesday morning. It would prevent the state’s department of health and the incoming governor from applying for a change/waiver to the program without getting legislative approval. The second bill includes a measure that would eliminate the state’s Department of Transportation’s authority to transfer state and federal funding between highway programs. If…

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New Les Moonves Accuser Claims He Forced Her To Perform Oral Sex – Perez Hilton

New allegations of sexual misconduct have surfaced against Les Moonves. It’s been just two months since the 69-year-old stepped down at CBS amid an ongoing sexual misconduct scandal, and it sounds like things will continue to get worse for the embattled exec as more women come forward. Actress Bobbie Phillips claims that the former CBS Chief Executive Officer allegedly forced her to perform oral sex on him during a meeting at Warner Bros. Studio in Burbank in 1995 that was supposed to be about advancing her career. Phillips says Moonves tried to…

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