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When British pop band Duran Duran made their debut, they did not know how long they would last. Formed by Taylor and keyboardist Nick Rhodes in 1978, Duran Duran rose to fame with hits such as "Girls on Film" and "Rio". The band, with lead singer Simon Le Bon and drummer Roger Taylor, has sold more than 100 million records worldwide and won two Grammy Awards.
<strong>England 30-10 France: </strong>New captain John Bateman led by example with two tries
Stars, including director Rian Johnson, say gunshot effects should always be added in post-production
Boris Johnson urges people to get a booster vaccine
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Snowflakes fell onto changing fall foliage in northern Michigan on Friday, October 22, as the area prepared for its coldest weekend of the season so far, the National Weather Service (NWS) said.Video shared by the NWS in Gaylord shows snow falling in Otsego County on Friday, according to the post.Marquette had also reported its first snow on Thursday night, according to the NWS. Credit: NWS Gaylord via Storyful
A museum in Oxford is hiring a curator to return human remains as part of its decolonisation pledge, but must first work out where they will be returned to.
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By declaring the Prince of Wales the prince regent, the Queen could retain her title, status and position, but allow her son to conduct the constitutional aspects of the job
Socialist Mayor Anne Hidalgo, who has made a push for a more bike-friendly Paris central to her bid for the presidency, holds a rally in the French city of Lille on Sunday. Hidalgo is looking to burnish her environmental credentials before facing off against Greens candidate Yannick Jadot in next April’s elections. Anne Hidalgo, who runs Paris with support from the Green party, placed a push for more bike-friendly policies at the centre of her platform that got her re-elected by a wide margin in
European leaders gave German Chancellor Angela Merkel a standing ovation on Friday at her last EU summit after a 16-year reign that helped guide the bloc through major ups and downs.
Travelers were left stranded in their vehicles for hours on October 23, as mass delays for Eurotunnel trains in Folkestone led to traffic congestion in southeast England.Many took to social media to complain about the lengthy delays, which Eurotunnel Shuttle said were due to “tunnel maintenance works on the overhead power supply.”Wendy Hurrell shared this video outside the Eurotunnel facility in Folkestone, which she said was taken after waiting for several hours. “On the plus side,” wrote Hurrell, “my child has learned to yo-yo.”Britain’s National Highways reported that the problems at Folkestone were causing heavy traffic on the M20 motorway in southeast England. Credit: Wendy Hurrell via Storyful
Telling people to work from home would have the most impact on slowing the spread of Covid this winter, scientists advising the government have said. Minutes from a Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (Sage) meeting on October 14 show the body discussed potential Plan B winter Covid restrictions, and the impact measures could have on Covid spread. Calls for Plan B measures, such as working from home and mandatory face masks in some settings, have increased in recent weeks as Covid infection rates increase across the country.
Controversial talk show host would pip Le Pen to face Macron in presidential run-off, according to new poll
Thousands of supporters of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban and his right-wing government have marched in Budapest on Saturday in a demonstration of unity behind the populist leader’s contentious policies
The recording of a 911 call has revealed the chaos and panic on a film set after a cinematographer was fatally shot by actor Alec Baldwin. Script supervisor Naomi Mitchell tells the operator "we need help immediately" after Halyna Hutchins was struck in the chest on the set of the Western movie Rust in Santa Fe, New Mexico, on Thursday. The film's director Joel Souza, who was stood behind her, was shot in the shoulder after the prop gun discharged and has since been released from hospital.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has ordered 10 foreign ambassadors who called for the release of a jailed philanthropist to be declared persona non grata
The monarch, 95, returned to Windsor at lunchtime on Thursday
The inauguration of a new governor of a province in Iran was dramatically interrupted by an angry man who slapped the new office-bearer across his face. The motive for the attack remains unclear although one report suggested he was upset that his wife had received her coronavirus vaccination from a male rather than female nurse. Another report referred to it as a personal dispute and suggested the governor and his attacker had served in the same military corps.
The investment will be confirmed at the Budget and spending review next week.