The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have announced they are expecting their first baby! The palace released the news in a sweet statement on Monday morning, which read: "Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Sussex is expecting a baby in the Spring of 2019. On a number of occasions during the summer, the Duchess was seen discreetly using her body language to hide any sign of a bump – at Charlie Van Straubenzee and Daisy Jenks' wedding in August, for example, she regularly held her clutch bag in front of her stomach. MORE: What titles will be used for Prince Harry and Meghan's children?
Sarah, Duchess of York looked fabulous at the evening reception of her youngest daughter Princess Eugenie. On Monday morning, the former wife of Prince Andrew shared a picture from inside the reception at the Royal Lodge and you could see the sleek beams and framed pictures on the walls of the venue. Accompanying the stylish shot, Sarah, wrote on her Twitter page, "Thank you so much @emanuelungaropr for my amazing dress @JadGhandour." Sarah's dreamy green dress was made from sumptuous silk , and it had a defining waist detail with a tailored panel at the bust.
Strictly’s Craig Revel Horwood is reportedly furious that Seann Walsh and Katya Jones weren’t voted off of the show on Sunday, after they were caught kissing earlier in the week. The head judge and a number of the professional dancers are thought to be fuming over the fact that the pair survived Sunday’s results show, while Katie Piper and Gorka Marquez lost their place. Comedian Walsh and his married dance partner were caught kissing in the street after a boozy night out last week, despite both being in serious relationships.
All weekend, news trickling out of Brexit talks became more and more positive. Dominic Raab, the Brexit secretary, headed out to Brussels to confirm it all – or so we thought. Then the Brexit roller coaster hit yet another big dipper: after a shorter-than expected meeting between Raab and Michel Barnier, it was all off again, and we were, in the words of one official “back to square one”.
Britain’s EU brink comes as border gates slam shut at Dover, the M20 jams and the French visa office is besieged. From the moment, early in her leadership, that Theresa May pretended she could have both Brexit and open borders with the EU “in all circumstances”, a crisis of reality was bound to come.
A heavily pregnant Pippa Middleton has reportedly been seen entering the Lindo Wing maternity unit in central London alongside her husband James Matthews. The Duchess of Cambridge’s younger sister, who attended the Royal Wedding on Friday, was smiling as she walked into St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington, according to the Daily Mail. A picture showed her financier husband carrying two holdalls as he walked into the £7,500-a-night unit where Princes George and Louis and Princess Charlotte were born.
Jeff Bezos makes more than $4 million an hour, and Kylie Jenner earns the median US salary in roughly 2 1/2 hours. From business executives and tech moguls to celebrities and athletes, we took a look at the earnings for 16 of the richest people in America and broke down how much they make in an hour. To calculate their hourly rate, we used the best available annual earnings and net worth for each person based on Forbes estimations.
The Tiffin Girls' School in Kingston upon Thames is at the top of the tree when it comes to GCSE performance among grammar schools.
Spain vs England Uefa Nations League Venue: Estadio Benito Villamarín, Seville Date: Monday, October 15 Kick-off: 7:45pm BST
President Donald Trump has defended his remarks against Christine Blasey Ford saying that he treated her with “great respect”. The US president faced backlash after appearing to mock Professor Blasey Ford’s testimony against then-Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, who she claims sexually assaulted her. Ms Ford told the Senate Judiciary Committee that she was “100 per cent” certain that Mr Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when they were teenagers.
October has arrived; the leaves are turning, the temperatures are dropping and the mornings are gradually becoming lighter later.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fleetwood Mac disputes allegations in a lawsuit filed by Lindsey Buckingham for kicking him off the band's new tour.
Rochelle Humes is reportedly set to step in for Holly Willoughby on This Morning while she is away hosting I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here. The Saturdays singer is expected to take Willoughby’s place while she fills in for Ant McPartlin on the reality show. A source told the Sun: “As soon as bosses for This Morning learnt that Holly had accepted the role on I'm A Celebrity they drafted their wish list and Rochelle was at the top.
A kayaker enjoying the sea breeze off Port Noarlunga, South Australia, on Saturday, October 13, had the highlight of his day when of a pair of playful dolphins decided to keep him company. Jordan Cester filmed this video of the beautiful creatures, who he said were “playing with us out on the kayak”. Credit: Jordan Cester via Storyful
Cardiff Sixth Form College has retained its spot at the top of the tree when it comes to A-level performance among independent schools.
US retailer Sears has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, seeking protection from its creditors, as it attempts to restructure the business after failing to make a crucial $134m (£103m) debt repayment due on Monday. The group has total debts of more than $5.5bn, and its biggest creditor is chief executive Eddie Lampert. Mr Lampert, who is also chairman of Sears Holdings, said: "Over the last several years, we have worked hard to transform our business and unlock the value of our assets.
1. US President Donald Trump threatened "severe punishment" over the disappearance of Saudi critic and journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The Saudi stock market dropped as much as 7% following the president's statements. 2. Saudi Arabia threatened to retaliate against US "threats" of sanctions. 4. China appears to have laid out how it wants Google to help it persecute its Muslim minority. Regional authorities in China passed new laws on how to crack down on its Uighur ethnic minority, which includes heavy surveillance, policing, and censorship from tech companies.
Scotland’s former chief constable, who resigned earlier this year in the wake of a series of misconduct allegations against him, is reportedly being given a new role.
Taiwan has invited Pope Francis to visit, its President Tsai Ing-wen said, just weeks after the Vatican reached a milestone deal on the appointment of bishops with China, which claims the self-ruled island as its own. Last month's deal gives the Holy See, Taiwan's last remaining diplomatic ally in Europe, a long-sought say over such appointments, although both sides call it "provisional" and sources have said some key issues remain unresolved. Taiwan Vice President Chen Chien-jen met Francis on Sunday and invited him to visit, Tsai's office said in a statement, adding that the pope had replied he would pray for Taiwan.
TOKYO (AP) — Asian stocks slipped Monday, as investor worries continued about global trade tensions and prospects for economic growth.
Thousands of women council workers across Glasgow plan to bring the city to a standstill this week in what is believed to be the biggest equal pay strike seen in the UK. More than 8,000 workers, mostly women who have never been on a picket line, will take part in the two-day action that starts on Tuesday and will affect homecare, schools and nurseries, cleaning and catering services across the city. While Glasgow city council insists there is no justification for the planned disruption, which it says will jeopardise the care of its most vulnerable residents, unions say that a failure of negotiations has left the women with no choice but to strike and make visible the decades-long pay discrimination that has affected this largely unseen workforce.
Certain phrases tend to follow OnePlus around. Everyone who’s used a OnePlus phone loves it, but the trouble is that group is relatively small. Now the company is hoping that it can jump into the mainstream, taking on the more famous Android phones like Samsung’s flagships and finally putting those “iPhone killer” headlines to the test.
Funding free bus passes is becoming “nearly impossible” for councils, the Local Government Association has warned, as the number of journeys taken falls to a 12 year low.