• Wingsuit jumper Armin Schmieder streams his own death through Facebook Live

    An Italian wingsuit jumper has live-streamed his own death on to Facebook after an adrenaline fuelled jump he had hoped to share with his fans took a deadly turn. Armin Schmieder, 28, an experienced sky diver who had been doing wingsuit jumps for more than a year, told his followers on social media before his last, fateful jump "today you fly with me". Soon after, the video, which was shown live on Facebook, went dark.

    International Business Times
  • Brooklyn Beckham takes after his dad David as he shows off his gym-honed muscle

    The eldest Beckham child is seriously putting in the work when it comes to his physical fitness.

    SNAPPA Celebrity
  • 78-year-old woman has arm 'ripped off' by electric window of her own car in Hayle

    A 78-year-old woman had her arm ripped off in a bizarre accident involving the electric window of a car in Hayle, Devon. The mishap occurred when the woman reached into the car to press the window button and when she turned the ignition, not realising the car was in gear, the car lurched forward, trapping her am and ripping it off.

    International Business Times
  • Britney Spears Doesn't Know Who James Corden Is As She Admits Carpool Karaoke Was 'Awkward'

    Yikes, just as we thought that Britney Spears and James Corden’s Carpool Karaoke couldn’t get any more bizarre, the singer has accidentally let slip that she has no idea who James is. Oh my goodness, we can’t handle the second-hand embarrassment. Referring to James as ‘the guy’, Britney opened up to 103.5 KTU’s Cubby & Carolina In The Morning: “Well he controlled the whole thing, and sometimes I got onto him and said, 'I don’t want to hear that song again’.

    Stephanie Soteriou
  • Second baby swap scandal shocks remote Canadian community

    A remote community in Canada has been rocked by its second baby swap scandal in less than a year.

    ITN
  • Son accused of bludgeoning parents to death at New Jersey home

    A 28-year-old man has been arrested after his parents were found beaten to death in their New Jersey home. Prosecutors say Ryan Coles used "his hands and an unknown object" to murder his father Edward, 58, and mother, Rosemarie, 55, at the family house in an affluent suburb of Philadelphia. Ryan Coles, who police say lived with his parents, was at the home, in Pennfield Drive, when officers arrived.

    International Business Times
  • Simon Cowell comes face-to-face with his doppelganger and a former contestant reappears on tonight's X Factor

    The auditions are in full swing, and they’re throwing up some familiar faces across the board.

    SNAPPA Celebrity
  • Merkel urges Turks not to bring conflicts to Germany

    Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday urged people of Turkish origin living in Germany to take part in German society and not to bring conflicts taking place back in Turkey to Germany. Relations between Berlin and Ankara, a key partner for the European Union in stemming the flow of migrants to Europe, are already tense after Germany's parliament branded the 1915 massacre of Armenians by Ottoman forces as genocide and a leaked government report alleged Turkey was a hub for Islamist groups. Germany is home to about 3 million people of Turkish origin.

    Reuters
  • Four stabbings reported on the first day of Notting Hill Carnival

    Despite a heavy police presence, there have still been multiple incidents on children’s day.

    SNAPPA News
  • Rosberg eases to victory in chaotic Belgian GP

    By Abhishek Takle German Nico Rosberg steered clear of the chaos unfolding behind him and cruised to an unchallenged win in a disrupted Belgian Grand Prix on Sunday. Rosberg started on pole and kept the lead after his main rivals, fellow front-row starter Max Verstappen and the Ferrari pair of Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel, collided at the first corner.

    Reuters
  • Charlie Sheen strikes deal with ex-wives to reduce child support payments amid money troubles

    Former Two And A Half Men star Charlie Sheen may have once lived the life of Riley on and off screen, but it appears times have changed for the notorious party figure, who reportedly needs to slash child support payments to his ex-wives. The Daily Mail reports that the 50-year-old actor has reached an agreement with Brooke Mueller and Denise Richards to reduce instalments from $55,000 (£41,000) to $25,000 (£31,000) for each of the four children involved. Sheen and Richards, 45, have two daughters together, 11 year-old Lola Rose and Sam, aged 12.

    International Business Times
  • Qatar to levy airport tax on passengers

    Qatar's government will levy a new airport tax on passengers from Tuesday as the country seeks new revenue streams amid falling oil prices. Every passenger leaving Qatar from Doha's Hamad International Airport, including transit passengers, will be charged 35 riyals (7.10 pounds) for using airport facilities, according to a statement by the airport.

    Reuters
  • EastEnders Spoilers: The Week Ahead In Walford

    Ben and Jay are out for revenge and Denise is in for a big, big shock this week

    Katy Brent-Stacey
  • U.S.-EU free trade talks have failed - Germany's economy minister

    Germany's Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel said on Sunday that talks on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), a free trade deal being negotiated by the United States and the European Union, had essentially failed. "Things are not moving on that front," said Gabriel, who is also Germany's vice chancellor. The U.S. and the EU have been negotiating the TTIP for three years and both sides had sought to conclude talks in 2016 but they have differences over various issues, including agriculture.

    Reuters
  • Owen Smith's Vow To End Homelessness Branded 'Insulting'

    A pledge to end homelessness within five years has been branded "outlandish" and "insulting" by a group of volunteers who serve meals on the streets. Labour Party leadership candidate Owen Smith has made the promise as part of his campaign to oust Jeremy Corbyn as leader of the Opposition. Mr Smith told Sky News: "It is a moral outrage in Britain, we have seen rough sleeping and homelessness in Britain double in the last six years.

    Sky News
  • John Newman hopes his brain tumour battle inspires cancer sufferers

    The Love Me Again hitmaker also revealed he was recently offered to star on The Voice UK, but that he didn’t fancy it.

    SNAPPA Celebrity
  • Coronation Street Spoilers: The Week Ahead In Weatherfield

    After discovering Caz sleeping rough on the Red Rec, Maria returns home to find a burglar in the flat. Luckily for Maria, Caz pops by the flat and discovers she’s been attacked. While Maria talks to the police, she breaks down and asks Caz if she’ll stay over as she’s scared to be alone.

    Katy Brent-Stacey
  • Missing Camber Sands Swimmer Is Found Safe

    Fears that a swimmer had got into trouble off Camber Sands beach sparked a search and rescue operation - days after five men died there.

    Sky News
  • M20 Reopens After Bridge Collapse Causes Chaos

    The M20 motorway has reopened after a pedestrian bridge collapsed onto the carriageway on one of the year's busiest travel days. Kent Police and Highways England said that a section of the bridge, weighing 170 tonnes, was brought down by a digger being transported on the back of a lorry.

    Sky News
  • Teen Dies After Taking Drugs At Leeds Festival

    A teenager has died after taking drugs at Leeds Festival. West Yorkshire Police said it believed the teenager "consumed drugs immediately before he collapsed". Two boys, both aged 17, have been arrested on suspicion of drugs offences.

    Sky News
  • BHS has closed its doors and people are frankly devastated

    Today heralds the end of an era for the department store.

    SNAPPA News
  • Sir Philip Green Wants Probe Dropped ‎If He Plugs BHS Pension Gap

    Sir Philip Green is seeking assurances that regulators will abandon a probe into‎ BHS's vast pension deficit if he makes a "voluntary" financial contribution to the retirement pots of thousands of the collapsed chain's former employees. Opinions differ about whether the watchdog would be willing or able to offer such a guarantee to Sir Philip, with sources close to it suggesting that every case "would be evaluated on its merits". The regulator can also‎ seek information from or pursue anyone who they believe to be a connected party - which in BHS's case could lead it to Lady Green, the ultimate owner of Taveta, which owns Arcadia Group.

    Sky News
  • Theresa May's Brexit Pledge On Belfast Visit

    The Prime Minister has tried to allay fears in Northern Ireland over the UK leaving the EU

    Sky video
  • Whelan Leads Three-Way Carve-Up Of Fitness First UK

    The multimillionaire founder of JJB Sports has struck a deal to lead a break-up of Fitness First, the group that was once Britain's biggest gyms operator. Sky News has learnt that DW Sports, headed by Dave Whelan, formally agreed to a takeover of Fitness First's UK business late last week. The deal, which is not expected to be announced until next month, involves a three-way carve-up of Fitness First's UK operations.

    Sky News
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