Sting and Shaggy: ‘Cultural appropriation is an ugly term’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSting and Shaggy’s favourite reggae records Pop legend Sting is browsing the racks at Honest Jon’s record store on London’s Portobello Road when a single catches his attention. It’s a limited edition white vinyl by the late hip-hop producer J Dilla. The…

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The young people shaking up local politics

Image copyright Frankie-Rose Taylor The average age of a local councillor after previous elections has been just over 60, according to Local Government Association research. But for 2018’s poll, some young people are bucking the demographic and standing to represent their local area. BBC News spoke to four young candidates…

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Ryan Reynolds has the ideal response to Blake Lively unfollowing him on Instagram

Image: Getty Images It’s big news when celebrity couples follow or unfollow each other on social media — fan accounts track it, news outlets write about it, and people tweet about it.  So it’s no surprise that it caused quite a stir when Blake Lively scrubbed her Instagram squeaky clean…

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This Michael B. Jordan Story Shows How DM-ing A Celebrity Can Pay Off

If you don’t ask, you don’t get. So, when Temple University student Sylvia Wilson found out “Black Panther” star Michael B. Jordan was filming “Creed 2” on her Philadelphia campus, she cheekily direct-messaged him on Instagram, asking if she could buy him a smoothie in exchange for a photograph. “I…

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Graham Norton leads tributes to Winton

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWatch five of Dale Winton’s funny TV moments Graham Norton has led tributes to TV and radio presenter Dale Winton, who has died at the age of 62. Norton thanked him for the “the best bit of showbiz advice I ever got…

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David Beckham Forgets Hes In Public When His Son Surprises Him On His Birthday, And Its Too Pure

This was the case for David Beckham on his 43rd birthday recently, when his eldest son Brooklyn made a surprise appearance at the restaurant he was celebrating at with the rest of clan Beckham. Victoria, David’s wife, was behind the camera and seemingly in on the surprise. She captured the…

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A Decade of Banks Behaving Badly Is Being Laid Bare in Australia

In a quiet courtroom in Melbourne, a decade of scandalous behavior at Australia’s biggest banks is being forensically laid bare. From lying to regulators, falsifying documents and hefty fines heaped on U.S. and European banks after the global financial crisis a decade ago, from which Australia emerged recession-free. With a…

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Khloe Kardashian Gives Birth To Baby Girl

Khloe Kardashian has welcomed a baby girl with basketball player Tristan Thompson, according to multiple outlets.  The reality TV star reportedly delivered her first child on Thursday morning near Cleveland, where she spends some of her time to be closer to Thompson, a center with theCleveland Cavaliers. Thompson, mother Kris Jenner,…

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