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  • Fortnite for Switch gets strange countdown, as latest mystery arrives in game

    Fortnite players are perplexed by a new and mysterious countdown appearing throughout the game. Players of the game on Nintendo's Switch – where it was only just released – are seeing a countdown on TVs across the game's map. It doesn't appear for ...

    Independent 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
  • Apple fined $9m for misleading Australian customers with faulty iPhones and iPads

    Apple has been slapped with a $9m fine by the federal court for making false or misleading claims to customers with faulty iPhones and iPads. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission launched legal action in April 2017, claiming Apple had ...

    The Guardian 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
  • Broken care: Hunt puts social care reform on hold again meaning pensioners face catastrophic bills and spending ...

    Another delay to social care reform means pensioners will continue to face crippling bills. Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt yesterday said a long-awaited Green Paper – due to be published next month – won't be out until the autumn. It means there is no ...

    Daily Mail 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
  • Ditch your pills to beat heart disease!

    MailOnline US - news, sport, celebrity, science and health stories · Home · U.K. · News · Sports · U.S. Showbiz · Australia · Femail · Health · Science · Money · Video · Travel · Columnists · DailyMailTV · Latest Headlines · Health · Health Directory ...

    Daily Mail 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
  • Kim Kardashian DELETES Instagram post promoting morning sickness pill

    Researchers published a landmark medical report in 2017 that concluded Diclegis is ineffective and a waste of money. In her new post, Kardashian was holding a bottle of Bonjesta, recently approved by the FDA to treat morning sickness and made by the ...

    Daily Mail 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
  • Gaming disorder: Obsessive video-game playing recognised as mental health problem

    Obsessively playing video games could be the sign of a serious mental health issue, officials have said. Playing them compulsively now qualifies as an official mental health condition, according to the World Health Organisation. That means that the NHS ...

    Independent 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
  • Women taking lithium for bipolar disorder during pregnancy increase risk of birth defects by more than 50 per cent ...

    ... significant increase in risk of major heart conditions and there remains a great deal of uncertainty about possible birth defect effects. This compares to the established benefits of lithium in treating mental health conditions and the risks of ...

    Independent 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
  • Woman told she's pregnant while having surgery to find out why she's 'infertile'

    “Then he said: 'The good news is you're pregnant'.” Ms Reed and Mr Twining's son Ronnie James Twining was born via caesarean on May 23 weighing 8lb and 8oz. Despite enduring four days of tough labour, Ronnie James is reportedly in very good health.

    Independent 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
  • Tattoo health warning for people with weakened immune systems

    Tattoo health warning for people with weakened immune systems. A woman with cystic fibrosis and lung transplants suffered chronic pain for three years after she had a tattoo on her thigh. Nicola Davis · @NicolaKSDavis. Mon 18 Jun 2018 18.30 EDT Last ...

    The Guardian 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
  • Aidan Turner being sponged down in the bath, Demelza's dead poet's society, ye olde MMA fighting, and toe sucking ...

    Elsewhere a ridiculously rambunctious hour's entertainment packed in everything from ye olde Mixed Martial Arts fighting to toe sucking plus of course references to traditional Poldark subjects such as voting irregularities in local elections, grain ...

    Daily Mail 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
  • Head of Saudi entertainment authority sacked

    Saudi Arabia on Monday sacked the head of its entertainment authority, state media said, amid a multi-billion dollar drive to turn the conservative kingdom into a culture and entertainment hub. "Ahmad al-Khatib, chairman of the Saudi General ...

    Daily Mail 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
  • Incredibles 2 shatters records with $180m box office opening

    The superpowered sequel opened to a whopping $180 million, making it the biggest debut of all time for an animated film. A title previously held by another Pixar sequel, 2016's Finding Dory, which opened to $135 million. The film also now stands as the ...

    Independent 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
  • Will Ferrell to star in Netflix comedy about Eurovision Song Contest

    Actor Will Ferrell is set to star in a new Netflix film based around the Eurovision Song Contest. According to Deadline, the comedy is also written by the Anchorman actor alongside writer Andrew Steele. In the past, Ferrell and Steele worked on Casa de ...

    Independent 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
  • 'Never say never': Kim Kardashian won't rule out running for office

    Kim Kardashian has revealed she won't rule out running for office someday. In an interview with CNN's The Van Jones Show on Saturday, the Keeping Up With The Kardashians star addressed the possibility, but remained reticent about whether she could ...

    Independent 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
  • XXXTentacion shot dead: Chart-topping rapper gunned down aged 20

    One of the world's most popular young rappers, XXXTentacion, has been shot dead in south Florida. The local Broward Sheriff's Office initially confirmed that it was "currently working an incident regarding a shooting at 3671 N. Dixie Hwy., Deerfield Beach.

    Independent 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
  • Inside the real Studio 54: Sex balconies! Liza Minnelli! No hats!

    Full of rollerskating Wall Street Bankers, tabloid fixtures and postwar frivolity, a new documentary reveals the social backdrop of the famous club. Lauren Cochrane. Mon 18 Jun 2018 03.59 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email ...

    The Guardian 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
  • Westworld recap: season 2, episode 9 – will man or machine be the last standing?

    Juliet's alcoholism is so severe that she refuses rehabilitation. We watch her switch from rowing with William to pleading with him when she senses that her evening's entertainment might come to an end. Emily, the couple's daughter, watches all of this ...

    The Guardian 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
  • Flight of the Conchords: 'We're retired sex symbols'

    The fourth-most-popular folk duo in New Zealand are back – and selling out stadiums. They're now married, with kids, and fans still love their Sugar Lumps. But is there anything Bret and Jemaine actually like about fame? by Hadley Freeman. Photograph: ...

    The Guardian 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
  • The Rolling Stones: How Eel Pie Island shaped the band's career

    The Rolling Stones' return to Twickenham on 19 June is more than just another tour date - it's a rock 'n' roll pilgrimage five decades in the making. Back in 1963, exactly 55 years ago to the day, the young band took to the stage just a short walk away ...

    BBC 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
  • Susanna Reid in 'constant battle' with Piers Morgan

    Good Morning Britain presenter Susanna Reid has revealed she feels she wages "a constant battle for airtime" with her outspoken co-host Piers Morgan. "Sometimes I open my mouth to ask a question and hear Piers's voice come out," she told the Radio ...

    BBC 6 hours, 18 minutes ago