Geminid meteor shower: How and when to watch
(CNN) The Geminid meteor shower peaks this week, so hope for clear skies that will let you see a beautiful show of green fireballs on Thursday and Friday. This will be the last -- and strongest -- meteor shower of the year, according to NASA.
Public date: Thu, 13 Dec 2018 07:00:00 +0000
Mary Poppins Returns review – a spoonful of state-of-the-art genetically ...
This one takes place 20 or so years later; everyone else is older but Mary remains the same. In place of Andrews' guileless demeanour and serene self-belief, there is a subtly more worldly and droll-looking Emily Blunt, more clenched and ramrod in her ...
Public date: Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:00:00 +0000
Screen Actors Guild Awards: Two nominations for Emily Blunt
Emily Blunt is up for two prizes at next month's Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards, the nominations for which have just been announced. The British star is up for the guild's best film actress prize for Mary Poppins Returns, which is having its European ...
Public date: Thu, 13 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0000
YouTube Rewind 2018 is officially the most disliked video on YouTube
To say that this year's YouTube Rewind didn't go over well with the YouTube community would be quite an understatement. This year's Rewind, an annual video made by YouTube that's supposed to encompass a year in YouTube culture, is officially the most ...
Public date: Thu, 13 Dec 2018 13:00:00 +0000
Theresa May arrives in Brussels with Brexit vote not scheduled until January ...
As well as her meetings in Brussels with Leo Varadkar, the Irish PM, and Donald Tusk, president of the European council, Theresa May has also got a bilateral scheduled with Xavier Bettel, the prime minister of Luxembourg, before the summit proper ...
Public date: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 10:00:00 +0000
Jason Momoa leads powerful haka on Aquaman red carpet in LA
The Hollywood A-lister incorporated Aquaman's golden trident into the haka, at one point even snapping it over his knee. Momoa was born in Hawaii, but has frequently spoken publicly of his love for New Zealand. He often wears a Pounamu necklace, ...
Public date: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 16:00:00 +0000
Pep Guardiola said Manchester City's qualification for the Champions League last 16 was an "incredible success" as they finished top of Group F with a 2-1 win over Hoffenheim. Leroy Sane scored twice as last season's quarter-finalists reached the ...
Public date: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 22:00:00 +0000
Foster lawyer's final cash-for-ash remarks
We've come to abrupt halt as inquiry barrister Joseph Aiken's famous railway metaphors hit the buffers. "This train has finally reached its destination and is being parked up for Christmas," he says. Inquiry chair Sir Patrick Coghlin thanks him ...
Public date: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 17:00:00 +0000
Jacob Rees-Mogg calls Theresa May's no confidence vote win a 'terrible result'
Jacob Rees-Mogg has called the outcome of the no confidence vote against Theresa May a “terrible result for the Prime Minister”. Mrs May faced off a challenge to her leadership, winning the vote with the support of 200 Conservative MPs on Wednesday ...
Public date: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:00:00 +0000
Leigh Griffiths takes break from Celtic to tackle off-field problems
The buildup to a decisive European tie for Celtic has been overshadowed by Leigh Griffiths being given indefinite leave further to reports he is to receive professional help for off-field problems. Brendan Rodgers said on Wednesday the striker is ...
Public date: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 16:00:00 +0000
Marcelo: Real Madrid don't have attitude problem
Marcelo does not believe Real Madrid have an attitude problem following their humiliating Champions League defeat to CSKA Moscow. Madrid crashed to the heaviest home defeat in any European competition in the club's illustrious history, the three-time ...
Public date: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 19:00:00 +0000
Manchester United slumped to a limp defeat in Valencia as Phil Jones' own goal ensured they passed up the chance to win Champions League Group H. United were already assured of qualification for the knockout stages, and a win would have taken them ...
Public date: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 21:00:00 +0000
When is The Apprentice 2018 final and who are the final candidates?
THE competition is finally coming to an end after multiple firings and dramatic disagreements. But, when is the final and who are the two finalists left in the race? Here's the lowdown. The Apprentice 2018 is coming to an end. BBC Press Release. 3.
Public date: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 21:00:00 +0000
David Cameron has his say on Teresa May vote - and everyone is saying the same ...
He failed to do it while in government but today David Cameron managed to unite the country - in criticism of himself. The former prime minister tweeted his support for his successor, ahead of a confidence vote on Theresa May's leadership among her MPs ...
Public date: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:00:00 +0000
Love Actually star Olivia Olson is even more glamorous 15 years after ...
Since playing the role of Joanna in Love Actually, Olivia has gone on to voice the character of Vanessa Doofenshmirtz in children's cartoon Phineas and Ferb, Marceline The Adventure Queen in Adventure Time and the fourth Powerpuff Girl, Bliss, for ...
Public date: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 23:00:00 +0000
Shamelessness: it's the Conservatives' superpower
I often think about that when contemplating the career of Boris Johnson. Perhaps if my friend had failed on a grander stage – say, if he had been sacked by the Times for fabricating quotes – he might now be 7-2 favourite to be the next Conservative leader.
Public date: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 14:00:00 +0000
I'm A Celebrity viewers coo over Noel Edmonds' 'adorable' stepson after sweet ...
Another added: "Said it before and I'll say it again, Noel shouldn't have gone first. #ImACeleb #ComingOut." It comes after it was revealed that Noel may be on the verge of launching a full-scale showbiz comeback following his short-lived stint on I'm ...
Public date: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 22:00:00 +0000
Cristiano Ronaldo Says Juventus Ready for 'Beautiful Part' of Champions League
Cristiano Ronaldo has said he and Juventus are ready for the knockout stages of this season's UEFA Champions League despite Wednesday's surprise 2-1 defeat to Swiss minnows Young Boys. The Bianconeri still did enough to top Group H after Ronaldo's ...
Public date: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 21:00:00 +0000
Domestic violence: Highest figures since NI records began
The PSNI recorded its highest ever figure for incidents of domestic violence in Northern Ireland in the 12 months leading up to September 2018. Between 1 October 2017 and 30 September 2018, there were 31,008 domestic abuse incidents recorded.
Public date: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 21:00:00 +0000
Prevent referrals over rightwing extremism rise by over a third
The number of people referred to the UK government's counter-extremism programme over concerns about far-right activity has risen by more than a third, official figures show. In the year to March 2018, 1,312 individuals were referred to Prevent, an ...
Public date: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 22:00:00 +0000