Team GB's ecstatic athletes have arrived back home to a heroes' welcome following their best Olympics in more than a century. A gold-nosed Boeing 747 with "victoRIOus" emblazoned on the side and 320 athletes and support staff on board landed at Heathrow airport just before 10am. Rowing gold medallist Helen Glover tweeted pictures from the "flight of a lifetime", including one of gymnast Max Whitlock holding a pose and balancing on two chairs.
The steamy dancers revealed a rather surprising secret from their time on Strictly Come Dancing.
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Europe's most powerful leaders have outlined their vision of the EU without the UK. Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi welcomed German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande on the island of Ventotene off the coast of Naples. Despite the optimism, Mrs Merkel admitted the EU now faced "enormous challenges".
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X Factor 2012 winner James Arthur was hospitalised on Saturday night after being glassed in a violent pub attack. The singer was enjoying an evening in Redcar over the weekend and witnesses are unsure about what started the bust-up. Police confirmed that an assault victim had been taken to hospital or treatment, with James later alluding to the attack on Twitter by sarcastically writing: “Good night in Redcar tonight” alongside the shocked and beer emojis.
Patricia Routledge had suggested that she was unimpressed with the idea of the corporation revisiting some of Britain’s best-loved TV series.
Premier League West Bromwich Albion have been knocked out of the EFL Cup by Northampton Town. Tony Pulis' men were held to a 2-2 draw after 120 minutes of action at the Sixfields Stadium.
On Monday, Ryan Lochte's bizarre robbery story during the Rio Olympics seemingly hit rock bottom when all four of his sponsors dumped him as a spokesperson. If it seems as if the four companies — Speedo, Ralph Lauren, Airweave, and Gentle Hair Removal — acted fast in dumping Lochte, it's because they did. In each case, it took longer for them to lose their deals than for Lochte.
The submarines involved in the data leak are a scaled down conventionally-powered version of France's 4,700-tonne Barracuda, pictured here in a computer-generated image.
Nick Grimshaw was involved in a dramatic car accident last night after he swerved on the road in order to avoid a cat. Nick was on his way to BBC studios for a Frank Ocean listening party but his neighbour, Henry Stewart, tweeted a photo of the crash and wrote: “@grimmers unhurt after this, in next street to us. A rep for Nick added to The Sun: “Nick is absolutely fine - he was driving at no more than 15mph and he swerved to avoid a cat.
Viewers quickly turned against “Our Sam” as she left the house.
Jeremy Corbyn's team has insisted the Labour leader could not find an unreserved seat when he got on a train - amid a row with Virgin Trains. The rail company took issue with Mr Corbyn after he complained in a video he had to sit on the floor because of "completely ram-packed" carriages on a service between London and Newcastle. The politician was travelling on the three-hour Virgin Trains service on 11 August for a leadership hustings in Gateshead.
Liam Gallagher has revealed how he got into trouble for throwing stones at neighbour Jamie Oliver’s house.
Washington is planning to deploy several sophisticated F-35 fighter jets at a US military base in Japan. The move can be seen as an act of counter-balance against the growing clout posed by North Korea and China in the region. The US's strategic deployment of 16 Lockheed Martin fighters marks a significant development in the region amid the ongoing tensions.
The two-piece swimsuit covering the body and hair has been banned from French beaches by several mayors in recent weeks following deadly attacks linked to Islamic jihadists
The tweeted digs against Mika Brzezinski, a co-host of MSNBC's weekday morning news show, Morning Joe, were reminiscent of his name-calling against Fox News host Megyn Kelly, who he referred to several times as a "bimbo" after she challenged the candidate's treatment of women. The Republican nominee's tweets came just a day after his new campaign manager, Kellyanne Conway, insisted in an interview that Trump does not attack people personally.
A Sky News investigation has revealed a big spike in the number of people being smuggled into South Africa from Zimbabwe. It is believed more and more people are fleeing Robert Mugabe's increasingly repressive regime. One South African former border control official told us crossings into the country had gone up 35% recently, while several of the illegal entrants spoke of "hundreds" crossing every day.
Alyson Shontell, Business Insider's US editor-in-chief, recently sat down with LeBron James. He shared his reaction to Kevin Durant joining the Golden State Warriors. The NBA star says that he was shocked, like everyone else, but says that it's ultimately good for the league. Fans weren't all as supportive as James says he was when they learned the news, though.
Leaving the European Union will sap Scotland's economy by between 1.7 and 11.2 billion pounds ($14.76 billion) by 2030, depending on which new trade relationship Britain chooses, the Scottish government said on Tuesday. Presenting the figures, Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said she was seeking "in good faith" to negotiate the Scottish chapter of the terms under which Britain leaves the EU, but would keep Scottish independence from the UK as an option. "The old argument that the UK somehow delivers financial security for Scotland no longer holds water," she told a news conference.
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British banks could lose a good number of European and domestic corporate customers in the aftermath of Britain's vote to leave the European Union in June, known as Brexit, according to a private study released on Tuesday. About 40 percent of European companies and nearly 25 percent of U.K. companies already have or are planning to reallocate their banking business due to Brexit, the survey from Greenwich Associates showed. Some European companies plan to shift their business to larger global banks from U.K. ones, the Greenwich, Connecticut-based consulting firm said.
By Abhinav Ramnarayan LONDON (Reuters) - Germany's benchmark 10-year bond yield nudged off a one-week low on Tuesday after strong data from the euro zone's two biggest economies pointed to resilience in the face of the UK's shock vote to leave the European Union. German private sector growth slowed in August, but remained robust overall, a purchasing managers' index showed, suggesting Europe's biggest economy is set to keep on expanding in the summer months after it grew more than expected in the second quarter. The eurozone figures are closely watched for evidence of the Brexit impact on the UK's largest trading partner, said Craig Erlam, senior market analyst at OANDA.
According to the New Zealand Herald, William Yan has said he made his fortune legitimately as a businessman and two identities he came to N. Zealand with are valid because he was a foster child