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'The one where they get back together': Friends...

The much-anticipated Friends reunion will be broadcast on 27 May, HBO has announced. Friends: The Reunion, which will feature all...

'I was an attention-seeking troll': Chrissy Teigen...

Chrissy Teigen has apologised to TV personality Courtney Stodden for bullying them online a decade ago, admitting she was "an insecure,...

Ellen DeGeneres: 'I didn't understand' allegations...

Ellen DeGeneres has said she "didn't understand" the allegations of a toxic work environment made about her talk show and that guests...

Seven charged after mummified body of cult leader found...

The mummified body of a cult leader has been found festooned with Christmas lights and glitter in a Colorado home. Amy Carlson was...

Tesla owner arrested after repeatedly riding in the back...

A motorist who was spotted in the back seat of his Tesla as it travelled down a San Francisco Bay Area freeway has been arrested for...

Tesla stops payment by Bitcoin because of the impact on...

Tesla has halted the use of Bitcoin to pay for its vehicles because of the environmental impact of using the currency. Bitcoin is...

US fuel shortage: Drivers warned not to use plastic bags...

People should not fill up plastic bags with petrol, a US safety body has warned - while tensions continue to boil over between drivers...

COVID-19 can infect penis tissue and could lead to erectile...

COVID-19 can infect tissue in the penis and potentially contribute to erectile dysfunction, researchers have found. A scientific research...

Liz Cheney fired from Republican leadership role by Trump...

One of the most prominent Republican politicians in the US has been fired from her role after she opposed the conspiracy claims of...

Ellen DeGeneres to end daytime talk show after three producers...

Ellen DeGeneres has announced her talk show will end after 19 years, following controversy over an alleged toxic environment on set....

Drivers warned not to panic buy petrol amid shortages after...

Petrol stations in America's eastern states are starting to run low after supplies were hit by a ransomware attack on a crucial pipeline....

Member of Golden Globes organisers admits 'need for...

A member of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) has told Sky News he wants HFPA and Golden Globe Awards bosses to be held...

US regulators authorise use of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine...

US regulators have approved the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for use in children as young as 12. US President Joe Biden said the authorisation...

NBC will not air 2022 Golden Globes ceremony as Tom Cruise...

US network NBC will not air the Golden Globes in 2022, following criticism over a lack of diversity in the group that organises the...

Ransomware attack on critical pipeline fuels worry of transport...

The last 12 months has highlighted the importance of supply chain resilience. That was seen, early in the COVID-19 pandemic, in the...

Elon Musk reveals he has Asperger's as he hosts Saturday...

Elon Musk has admitted he has Asperger syndrome, as he hosted the US TV comedy show Saturday Night Live. He revealed he has the condition,...

'He had a big bark but no bite': Obama family...

Former US president Barack Obama and his family are mourning the loss of their dog Bo, who died after a battle with cancer. Mr Obama,...

Four-year-old boy buys 918 SpongeBob ice lollies for $2,600...

Noah, a four-year-old from New York, loves SpongeBob. A lot. In fact, he loves the absorbent and yellow and porous cartoon character...

Twitter suspends several accounts sharing posts from Trump's...

Twitter has suspended several accounts that have been set up to share posts from Donald Trump's website. The micro-blogging site said...

Sixth-grade girl injures three people after opening fire...

Three people have been shot after a young girl brought a gun to her school and opened fire. The girl was in a school hallway on Thursday...

US move on vaccine intellectual property is 'monumental...

The head of the World Health Organization says the US backing of a proposed waiver of intellectual property rights for COVID vaccines...

Mark Wahlberg's chef reveals extreme '7,000 calorie...

Remember Mark Wahlberg's gruelling daily routine that involved 2.30am wake-ups and cryo chamber recovery to get over his punishing...

US move on vaccine intellectual property is a 'monumental...

The head of the World Health Organization says the US backing of a proposed waiver of intellectual property rights for COVID vaccines...

US backing intellectual property rights waiver on COVID...

The head of the World Health Organization says the US backing of a proposed waiver of intellectual property rights for COVID vaccines...

Facebook's Trump decision sends a message to politicians...

There are two distinct strands to today's decision by Facebook's oversight board, which is funded by the social media giant but made...

Trump calls continuing Facebook ban 'a total disgrace'...

Facebook's oversight board has upheld the suspension on former US President Donald Trump. The board has upheld Facebook's decision...

Trump still banned from Facebook as suspension upheld

Facebook's oversight board has upheld the indefinite suspension on former US President Donald Trump. The board has upheld Facebook's...

Derek Chauvin asks for new trial - with his lawyers saying...

Former police officer Derek Chauvin has asked for a new trial, two weeks after he was found guilty of killing George Floyd. In a series...

Has Donald Trump found a way around his social media ban?

Former US president Donald Trump remains banned from Twitter and Facebook but he might have found a way to get around the sanctions....

Has Trump found a way around his social media ban?

Former US president Donald Trump remains banned from Twitter and Facebook but he might have found a way to weaken the effects of his...

Derek Chauvin moves for a new trial, two weeks after being...

Former police officer Derek Chauvin has asked for a new trial, two weeks after he was found guilty of killing George Floyd. Among...

Chilling signs of climate change as severe drought sees...

A stolen car has just been recovered from a reservoir in Marin County in California, 25 years after it was dumped there. They only...

Meghan writes children's book inspired by Harry and...

The Duchess of Sussex has written a children's book inspired by the relationship between her husband Prince Harry and their son Archie....

Britney Spears hits out at 'hypocritical' documentaries...

Britney Spears has criticised documentaries being made about her life and career in the spotlight, describing them as "so hypocritical"....

Human remains found in two bears following fatal attack...

Human remains have been found in two of the three bears euthanised after they were suspected of attacking and killing a woman, according...

'Let the folk see what happened': Call for video...

Rev Al Sharpton has called for the release of footage showing what led to the death of Andrew Brown Jr, a black man shot dead by police...

Billionaires Bill Gates and wife Melinda to get divorced...

Bill Gates and his wife Melinda are to get divorced, he has said. In a message on the Microsoft founder's Twitter account, the couple...

Apple faces Epic Games in court trial which threatens control...

Technology giant Apple is facing a trial that threatens to upend its control over its lucrative App Store. The federal court case...

Prince Harry calls for vaccines to be 'distributed...

The Duke of Sussex has called for vaccines to be "distributed to everyone everywhere" as he spoke at a star-studded charity concert...

SpaceX crew splashes down back to Earth after historic...

The four astronauts of SpaceX's first full mission to the International Space Station have splashed back down to Earth off the coast...