Page Updated: Thursday, August 22, 2019 6:05 PM ET

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'amazing man' Wife of MS sufferer who died by suicide says family are 'shattered' MARY Hobbs and her husband Sheldon 'Del Boy' Hobbs had been living in emergency accommodation in Cork. Sheldon was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis four years ago. The family were due to move in to a new house before he died. He left behind Little Rose, Sheldon, two, Cian, four, and Scott, 13 who regarded Sheldon as his dad.

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SCHEME STARTS -- Thousands of social welfare recipients due fuel payments from next month

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SHOOTING BLOODBATH -- 'Multiple victims' as female shooter opens fire in downtown Los Angeles

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MAC 'ATTACK' -- Conor McGregor's alleged Dublin pub punch victim says he's 'bully with money'

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HAVE YOUR SAY -- Our comments section's had a makeover - and we want to know what you think

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THAT'S AMORE - Kathryn Thomas 'happy and tired' as she enjoys Italian hol with new husband - THE RTE star, 40, and restaurateur Padraig McLoughlin got married on Sunday at Kilkea Castle in Kildare, close to her hometown of Carlow. The couple have jetted off to Puglia in Italy for a holiday - after planning their nuptials in just a few months.

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CHEWING THE FACTS -- Crazy food facts reveal why potatoes boost wifi and why apples float

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'HEALTH RISKS' -- Swimmers banned from popular Donegal beach after E.coli outbreak

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PARTY OF FIVE -- Ireland's only quintuplets celebrate 18th birthday at Rotunda hospital

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DEAR DEIDRE -- My wife caught me having sex with our neighbour and now I can't leave the house

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TOY MANIA - Ryan Tubridy reveals Late Late Toy Show date - and he already knows his character - THE RTE star revealed the festive extravaganza will air on Friday November 29, at the RTE New Season launch today. Tubs said a meeting last week confirmed details of the theme - which he's keeping under wraps for now.

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'NO CONSULTATION' -- Senior gardai voice concerns over new plans to revolutionise force

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KISS & MAKE-UP -- Love Island's George fuels Yewande dating talk with her make-up on his face

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EVICTION AVOIDED -- Pamela Flood and family to avoid eviction for three weeks hears court

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XMAS COUNTDOWN -- How to get tickets to RTE's Late Late Toy Show and broadcast date for 2019

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LAST MOMENTS - Heartbreaking moment A&E medics hold dying woman's hand so she won't die alone - A 40-YEAR-OLD patient, who is not named, is supported by a junior doctor and the lead nurse at Barnsley Hospital in Yorkshire as they turn off her life support machine.

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'SADLY MISSED' -- Funeral arrangements for Irish tot who died after found unconscious in pool

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'WHERE YOU HEADING?' -- One of heads stolen from Dublin's Wax Museum pictured after chase

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SPIDER-PANNED -- Tom Holland's dad joins Save Spider-Man protests as star keeps silent

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YOUR DAY -- Nadia celebrates husband's first birthday as married man with online post

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nora probe - Nora Quoirin cops say they didn't 'miss any vital clues' during search for teen - THE rescue operation came under fire after a report claimed that 'inexperienced' searchers might have missed critical opportunities to save her. Responding to a claim that Nora could have been found before her death, a top cop said: 'We did not miss out on anything ... as far as I am concerned, we did our best.'

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COP REVAMP -- Harris announces new Garda operating model that includes more frontline officers

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'EASY TARGET' -- Woman's terror as Uber driver groped her in back of cab ... but he walks free

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SICK CHANT -- Football fan who led chant of 'f*** James McClean' on drink-fuelled trip fined

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JACKPOT WIN -- Winning Lotto ticket worth €11.2million sold in Wicklow shop

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Peak Abu - Irish stars that have featured on Peaky Blinders ahead of telly return - DESPITE the grim scenes, millions across the UK and Ireland will tune in to watch. And Cillian won't be the only Irish actor showing up, with a host of new and recognisable faces appearing on the hit show. Here, Nicola Bardon looks at the Irish Peaky Blinders stars, from the new characters to those who have made their mark before.

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WELL TRAINED -- Michelle Keegan had to 'retrain' husband Mark Wright after months living apart

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'DISAPPOINTED' -- Pat Smullen forced to pull out of charity race due to cancer setback

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STORMZY IN A TEACUP - Stormzy denies cheating on Maya Jama with Jorja Smith before split - AFTER The Sun revealed Maya and Stormzys split, fans of the pair took to Twitter and speculated that award-winning singer Jorja was somehow involved. Now a representative for Stormzy and Jorja has moved to deny the cheating rumours calling them "categorically untrue".

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NO 'RESHUFFLING' -- Emmanuel Macron tells Boris Johnson the EU won't tear up Brexit deal

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KNOT TO BE MISSED -- Heavy metal legends Slipknot announce massive show at the 3Arena in 2020

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STREET SHOCK -- Cork woman warns social media users of man masturbating in city

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'WE WILL ACT' -- Putin vows response to US missile test amid fears of new Cold War arms race

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SMALL FRY - Stephen Fry has lost FIVE stone in weight following his prostate cancer battle - STEPHEN was diagnosed with cancer at the end of 2017, and was declared cancer free after having his prostate removed last February. The star has now shown off the results of his lifestyle overhaul, confessing that he reached 21 stone in weight back in April. Stephen has shed five stone and feels much better with his trimmer frame.

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'BRINGING SEXY BACK' -- Ripped gran, 63, claims her muscles her help bag men DECADES younger

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PLANE ISSUE -- US bound jet forced to return to Shannon Airport after engine problem

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SHIP SHAPE -- Ireland's population in 'serious decline' before Vikings arrived

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'EMOTIONAL ANGER' -- PSNI warn hard border could empower violent dissident Republicans

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'not brightest' Cavan ATM thief suspect nabbed as gardai watch him dig up €100k in field - A MAN who was lifted over a recent botched ATM heist in Virginia, Co Cavan, went to withdraw funds from his bank after his release from a garda station but his account was frozen. He then went to a field and dug up the cash - while gardai were watching him. Gardai investigating the mob have now recovered up to €600,000 in cash.

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DUMPED ON OUR DOORSTEP -- Trump threatens to release thousands of ISIS prisoners in Europe

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SHOOTING PROBE -- Man rushed to hospital after 'paramilitary-style shooting' in Belfast

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JOB CONCERNS -- Nurse and midwife graduates yet to receive HSE jobs despite 100 vacancies

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'UNDER PRESSURE' -- Andrew must 'disprove' abuse claims with evidence, says Epstein lawyer

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Red flags - Man who beat lad to death during psychotic episode threatened to kill on YouTube - RICHARD McLaughlin posted some 2,000 YouTube videos, in which he recorded delusional rants, before he killed tragic James 'Jimmy' Loughlin. He declared 'What is stopping me from going out and killing?' in one shocking video. James' family are reeling over the video tirades.

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ASSAULT RAP -- Man charged over Coppers firework attack has bail relaxed so he can work at EP

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POOL SCARE -- Hero paramedic urges public to learn CPR after saving second teen's life

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SIN CITY - Dark underbelly of Vegas where 1,000 homeless people live in deadly flood tunnels - THE vulnerable residents battle venomous spiders, use bottles as toilets and face threats of flash floods that could wipe them out.

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'HIGHLY SUSPICIOUS' Epstein was MURDERED, claims lawyer after 'info from prison source' PAEDO banker Jeffrey Epstein did not commit suicide but was most likely murdered, victims' lawyer Spencer Kevin has suggested. Kuvin told Sun Online he had been contacted by an anonymous prison worker who claimed it would have been highly unlikely that Epstein killed himself.

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'LET ME BE' -- Faye Brookes breaks silence after Gareth Gates split to deny she has a new man

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BREAKTHROUGH -- Blood test may detect ovarian cancer two years earlier claim Belfast boffins

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BAKE MOFF -- I'm A Celeb winner Scarlett Moffatt signs up for celeb version of Bake Off

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HACK TO THE FUTURE - The changing face of Katie Price - a plastic surgery timeline - KATIE Price is undoubtedly one of the most recognisable celebrities in Britain - despite her changing appearance.

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Pervert move -- Paedo Tom Humphries flees to UK after prison release before heading for Spain

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TOP-UP SCAM -- Gardai warn of new top-up voucher scam costing businesses hundreds of euro

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DEADLINE -- Boris says 'onus is on UK' to find NI solution as Merkel sets 30-day deadline

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SOMETHING FISHY -- Climate change causing rare fish find warming Irish waters says boffins

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HIT THE ROAD - Gemma Collins tries to get out of parking ticket with celeb status - but fails - THE power of the GC name doesn't extend to car park attendants it seems, with the self-confessed diva and her pal trapped in a Liverpool car park having lost their ticket. Gemma told one worker: 'Sorry mate me show's on at 9 o'clock' - but it didn't help.

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Growers and show-ers -- Jude Law and Leonardo DiCaprio have 'smallest willies in Hollywood'

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IRA charge -- Two Dublin men charged in connection with IRA remanded in custody

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WARM WEEKEND -- Temps to hit sizzling 25C as Met Eireann predict dry and sunny weekend

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I'M NO CHEAT - Miley Cyrus denies cheating on husband Liam Hemsworth in furious Twitter rant - IN a long post, the singer explained the reasons for her split from the Hunger Games star. She explained: 'I can admit to a lot of things but I refuse to admit that my marriage ended because of cheating. Liam and I have been together for a decade. I've said it before & it remains true, I love Liam and always will.'

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'So missed, daddy' -- Daughter of blasted drugs kingpin Malcolm McKeown is 'completely broken'

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'HE NEEDS HELP' -- Emmerdale fans shock as Jacob accuses ex-step mum Priya of coming on to him

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HARD LUCK -- Man left with wonky erection after being shot through tip of his penis

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HISS OF DEATH -- Serpent-handling preacher left unconscious and paralysed after snake bite

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QUICK PEAK - Peaky Blinders first look at new series as Tommy Shelby rides in on his horse - IN the first look at the new series, Tommy Shelby looks up to no good as he rides in on his horse. The clip shows the gangster- played by Cillian Murphy- riding across the fields dressed in his flay cap and usual smart attire as the faint sound of a ringing phone can be heard in the background.

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BIRTHDAY SUIT -- Model celebrates birthday in bikini that leaves her looking NAKED from behind

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ONE'S ROCKY ROMANCE -- The Queen's parents 'were appalled by her romance with Prince Philip'

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LIV THE DREAM -- Liverpool on verge of mega Nike kit deal to eclipse Utd's £75m-a-year record

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SWEET TOOTH -- Hilarious bootleg sweet brands will leave choccie lovers needing a second look

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GIZMO RIDDLE - Seagull 'drops severed puppy paw' feared to belong to Gizmo in grim twist - IMAGES of the paw appear to resemble beloved Gizmo who went missing from his home in Paignton, Devon last month. A witness claims she saw seagulls fighting over the limb 30 miles away in Exeter and is convinced it belongs to either a dog or a cat.

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BAKE IT OR BEAT IT -- Paul Hollywood admits he left GBBO stars in tears with tough comments

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KEEP MUM -- Mum blasted after claiming she's HAPPIER since her sons left home

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EXPAT HELL -- Brit's Benidorm expat dream in tatters after losing life savings in bar scam

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SPELLBINDING -- Boots is launching a Harry Potter Christmas beauty advent calendar

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HAVING NUN OF IT - Peter Andre begs daughter Princess to become a nun after Katie's surgery - THE 46-year-old took to Instagram to share a set of four photos that his 12-year-old daughter had taken on his phone. Pete captioned the snap: "God help me with this one #pleasebecomeanun#mylittlesurfergirl"

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HAIR-RAISING -- Djibril Cisse shows off new bizarre bright blue and polka-dot haircut

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NECK ON THE LINE -- Giraffes faced with 'silent extinction' thanks to illegal trophy hunting

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Outcast -- Matt Willis always thinks he'll be judged as a 'd***head from Busted' in auditions

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WHAT WILL MOLLY SAY? Tommy Fury partied with ex Millie Roberts as Molly Mae works in LA - MILLIE previously accused Tommy of lying about how long he's been single and showed proof that they were together this year. The pair looked in good spirits as they left moments apart from the same Boohoo event bin Manchester.

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CASH IN THE ATTIC -- The iconic 90s toys that could make YOU a fortune

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UN-FRIENDED -- Friends almost wrote Jennifer Aniston OUT of the series, claims new book

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CUB SCOUTS -- Young Cubs who are wild for older women like Heidi Klum and Caroline Flack

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WICKED PLAN -- My dad strangled mum to death with dog lead & my sister defended him in court

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WEIGHT OF LOSS - Dad's 12st weight loss after telling dying daughter he'd look after her kids - TIPPING the scales at 30 stone, Mike Summers realised he desperately needed to lose weight in order to care for his dying daughter's three children. He signed up to Slimming World and has since lost over 12 stone.

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WAVING BYE TO WEATHERFIELD -- Brooke Vincent says emotional goodbye to Corrie after 15 years

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WHAT A RAT-SU -- Gabby Allen dumps Rak-Su's Myles Stephenson for sexting other girls

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WINGSUIT DEATH JUMP -- Brit NASA scientist Angelo Grubisic dies in Saudi Arabia wingsuit jump

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FLEA'S SLEAZE -- Fleabag's Phoebe Waller-Bridge swore 33 times in an hour at filthy stage show

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JUNGLE BURNING -- Brazil president claims green groups deliberately started Amazon fires -- JAIR Bolsonaro, 64, has said environmental groups were responsible for the Amazon rainforest fires saying they had been started deliberately so they could film them. But when he was challenged on this claim he said he had no evidence and it was just his feeling.

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PARTIED OUT -- Love Island's Caroline Flack shows off her legs at pal Gizzi Erskine's birthday -- Caroline Flack put on a leggy display as she celebrated with celebrity pals at chef Gizzi Erskine's 40th birthday in London. The 39-year-old Love Island, who is dating tennis player Lewis Burton, appeared partied out as she left Tramp nightclub on Tuesday night. Daisy Lowe and Professor Green also joined Caroline at the bash.

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WILLOUGH-SEA - Holly Willoughby shows off her incredible curves in white swimsuit on holiday - HOLLY Willoughby showed off her curves as she stepped out of the sea on holiday in a plunging white swimsuit. The This Morning host, 38, looked sensational as she flaunted her bronzed body, while son Harry pointed out into the water. She wrote: 'Mummy, look, shark!'

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Hue kidding me? -- Richard Madeley mocked by Good Morning Britain fans over 'fake tanned' face

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INK-REDIBLE -- World's ugliest back tattoos will leave their owners glad they can't see them

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MASKED MONSTER -- Surgeon who 'raped 250 kids under anaesthetic' dubbed 'France's worst paedo'

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PROM HORROR -- Cheerleader, 18, 'smashed newborn's skull and set her on fire' days after prom

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STRIP THAT DOWN - Liam Payne shares and deletes naked snap - as fans wonder who he's sexting - THE former One Direction star sent his followers into a tizzy by posting the raunchy nude photo to his Instagram Story. Liam deleted it after just seconds, but it was too late as many eagle-eyed fans had already viewed. Most couldn't help but wonder who the nude was intended for, flocking to social media to share their response to the snap.

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'RETURNING TO NATURE' -- Wreck of the Titanic in 'shocking' state as treasures lost to the sea

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NO ORDINARY JOE -- Brassic's Joe Gilgun reveals his bipolar inspired new Sky comedy series

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HOLIDAY HELL -- Girl, 17, electrocuted walking barefoot from the beach in Dominican Republic

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BED IDEA -- Teen sends mum a pic of her new bedroom - but forgets to hide something VERY rude

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NO HART - Love Island's Amy Hart fuels rumours of feud with Lucie Donlan as she skips party - THE former air stewardess appeared to confirm that there is no love lost between her and the surfer chick as she skipped her fellow islander's bash last night in favour of throwing her own event. Fans have been convinced the pair have been fighting for weeks.

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KERRY ON -- Kerry Katona snogs ex Ryan as she takes kids on first hol since George Kay's death

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MICRO MARRIAGES -- Wedding night rows & gambling...why our marriages were short like Miley's

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PAW-FECT MATCH -- Cloned cat 'Garlic' created from dead feline by £29,000-a-pet cloning firm

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'IT LIFTED HER' -- Jade Goody and Shilpa Shetty had emotional call before late star's wedding

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STRICTLY SNUB - Kevin Clifton hints at feud with Gorka as he snubs his Strictly 'demotion' KEVIN, his sister Joanne, and girlfriend Stacey all flocked to send Graziano their support after he was axed from the main Strictly Come Dancing line-up. However, they have snubbed Gorka's post announcing the same news, sparking secret feud speculation.

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'I COULDN'T REFUSE' -- Marilyn Monroe took my virginity when I was 15, says Godfather actor

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TOE NO! -- Kim Kardashian accused of photoshop fail as fans spot a 'sixth toe' in perfume ad

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DREAM DRESS -- Jade Goody 'laughed for the first time in weeks' when she tried wedding dress

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NAKED TRUTH -- Cops hunt naked woman who rode around Ibiza on top of Ferrari in bizarre video

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PUT OUT TO GRAZ - Strictly bosses axe Graziano because he's 'too short' in favour of Johannes - THE fan favourite — known as the Italian Stallion — will be replaced as a partner for a female celebrity by show backing dancer Johannes Radebe. Graziano, 25, who danced with radio DJ Vick Hope last year, will join their ranks as he is deemed 'too short' for this series' line-up.

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FIT FOR A MONSTER -- Epstein 'buried in unmarked tomb as parents' names are wiped from plot'

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NEARLY RISEN -- Great British Bake Off 2019 line-up - who's taking part in this year's series?

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MOL IN THE MONEY -- Molly-Mae lands £500,000 PLT deal - biggest payday of any 2019 Islander

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SUITS YOU -- Meghan Markle shares sneak peek of charity clothing collection in Instagram clip

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LET DOWN - My paedo dad raped me & called me his 'mistress' - and mum chose to stand by him - ANNIE Lafferty was 17 when twisted dad Maurice pinned her down in her bedroom in Ireland and raped her while branding her a 'tramp'. In a cruel twist, Annie claims her mum laughed when the teen bravely opened up about the 11-month sordid abuse - and supported her depraved husband as he was jailed for 11 years.

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BOXER BABY -- Amir Khan and wife Faryal having third child - with boxer revealing it's a boy

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POT POTENTIAL -- Cannabis could cure pancreatic cancer as 70% of tumours DISAPPEAR in study

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BARING ALL -- What it's REALLY like to star on Naked Attraction (and, no, you DON'T get paid)

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'SEX LESSON' -- Paedo Epstein's ex-partner 'taught victim how to perform sex act on him'

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'SURREAL' Mark Wright and Lauren Goodger in tears at Jade Goody's wedding has fans sobbing - IN the clip, a younger Mark and Lauren, both now 32, could be seen in the background crying as they watched Jade and her new husband, Jack Tweed, take to the floor for their first dance at their wedding in 2009. Viewers immediately took to social media to confess they were left in tears after watching the emotional scenes.

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Joe rest for the wicked -- Joe Pasquale in the gym six times a week to maintain weight loss

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Snog shock -- Corrie's Daniel Osbourne will cheat on dying wife Sinead with Bethany Platt

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SHAKING UP THE SQUARE -- EastEnders reveal new family with Panesar brothers set to cause chaos

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GLOBE'S GOT TALENT -- Simon Cowell plans Got Talent show where global winners fight for crown

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ON DEATH'S DOOR - Teen's shocking warning after vaping habit 'caused his lungs to collapse' TRYSTON Zohfeld was left fighting for life in intensive care after puffing on e-cigarettes. The 17-year-old was put in a medically induced coma after doctors believe the chemicals in e-cigarettes caused his lungs to collapse and fail. He's warned other teenagers and kids to stay away from the devices.

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NOT ALL-WIFE -- Woman's boyfriend sees if she's 'wifey material' with 'pre-engagement ring'

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HIGH SOCIETY -- Bill Gates refuses to say why he was on paedo Epstein's 'Lolita Express' jet

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GEORDIE SHOWDOWN -- Chloe Ferry calls police on ex Sam Gowland after row at their shared home

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Family feud -- Nadia Sawalha's sister Julia accuses her of 'fake tears' & 'lies and rubbish'

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