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‘Sexist pigs’: Woman says she was asked to leave Wetherspoons over ‘inappropriate’ top

A woman has accused a JD Wetherspoon pub in Reading of asking her to leave because of what she was wearing.Mollie Wood made the claims in a TikTok video posted shortly after the incident, which she says took place at the Back of Beyond pub in Reading.Wood was dressed in a black halter-neck crop top and midi skirt and said that, at first, her outfit didn’t seem to be a problem.In the video, which has now been viewed over 471,000 times, she explained how, initially, she and her friend were allowed into the pub chain. But, they were then told...
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Who Is Trump Reaching?

“The Republican Party is just a name,” Steve Bannon told me last week. I had called him to ask about the influence he believes his old boss still carries inside the GOP. “The bulk of it is a populist, nationalist party led by Donald Trump.” As for the rest of it? “The Republican Party, pre-2016, are the modern Whigs,” he added, referring to the national party that collapsed in the mid-19th century over divided views on slavery.

Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Trying To Fix Their Relationship With The Royal Family?

British Royal Family news reveals Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex 36, and Meghan Markle, 39, are reportedly making their best efforts to fix the rift between them and the rest of the royal family. From offering a clear olive branch by naming their daughter after the Monarch to making phone calls to members of the royal family. With the birth of their daughter Lilibet “Lili” Diana Mountbatten-Windsor, the couple feels that it’s time to connect with the rest of the family.
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Amazon Prime Day 2021: Best early deals from Apple, Samsung, Nintendo, Shark and more

Amazon has officially announced the start date for its annual Prime Day sale for 2021 and there’s now just days until the main shopping event. Traditionally held in early summer, Amazon Prime Day is one of the internet’s biggest sales, offering customers a huge range of discounts on everything from TVs and tablets to coffee machines. Last year, it was postponed from its usual slot in July to October in order to better support the safety of employees during the coronavirus pandemic, leaving many shoppers wondering if the event will go ahead in 2021. But now, the company has confirmed that...
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About Natalie: A Daughter's Addiction, A Mother's Love

The phone rings. I check the caller ID and realize it is rehab. Natalie has been there for three weeks. My heart skips a beat. I answer. “Mommy?” It is Natalie’s voice. She sounds like she is ten years old. She sounds eager but not desperate, and because of the number, I at least know where she is. In the milliseconds in between the time when I first hear her voice and I greet her back, my mind races with a thousand horrible scenarios that explain this phone call. She is usually permitted to call only at six o’clock on Tuesday and Thursday. It is a Monday afternoon.
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Prime Day 2021 Apple deals: Best early offers on iPhone, iPad, latest Apple Watch and more

Prime Day is so close now we can almost smell those discounted blenders on the breeze. Amazon’s yearly sales bonanza starts on 21 June and promises millions of deals across the online retailer’s entire catalogue, from kitchen appliances and booze to fashion and gaming.Apple is always a Prime Day highlight. MacBooks, Apple Watches and iPads are among the hottest tickets every year, and recent sales events have seen even the newest devices discounted to all-time-low prices.The exact deals are kept under wraps until Prime Day begins, so until then we can’t know exactly which Apple products will be discounted in...
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Best Amazon Prime Day home appliance deals 2021: Confirmed offers from Shark, Bosch and Ninja

Amazon Prime Day 2021 is now just days away. Confirmed to be going ahead on June 21 and June 22, it’s set to be the biggest online shopping event of the year. It’s the perfect opportunity to bag huge bargains on home appliances especially, with discounts found across vacuum cleaners, food processors, coffee machines, fridges and more. The giant sale is typically in the early summer months, however last year it was postponed to October due to the coronavirus pandemic, so it’s come back around for 2021 much quicker than usual. Last year, Amazon revealed that there were...
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Dems want to un-Trump the DOJ — fast

"I’m willing to be patient for a bit," one Democratic senator said of the new attorney general's progress. “But if it doesn’t get better ... I’m going to get pretty impatient."
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Piers Morgan calls Chrissy Teigen a ‘hypocritical bully’ and accuses her of shedding ‘crocodile tears’ in apology letter

Piers Morgan has accused Chrissy Teigen of attempting to “con the world into thinking she’s a nice person”. The formerGood Morning Britain presenter, who has been embroiled in several rows with Teigen over the years, was responding to the bullying scandal that has erupted around her in the past few weeks.The TV presenter, food writer and wife of musician John Legend issued a public apology on Monday 14 June after she was accused of sending abusive messages to several fellow celebrities, including Lindsay Lohan and Courtney Stodden. Writing for the Daily Mail, Morgan branded Teigen “the worst kind of...
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Bitcoin price news – live: Crypto boss says Elon Musk ‘has more studying to do’

Bitcoin continues to hover around $40,000 on Thursday morning, with some price analysts describing the latest recovery as a “dead cat bounce”.Other leading cryptocurrencies, including Ethereum (ether), Cardano (ada) and dogecoin have also stalled, having surged in value alongside bitcoin at the start of the week.Market experts appear divided over whether the bounce back was part of a longer term bull market trend that will see bitcoin hit new record highs in 2021, or whether it is simply following the same pattern seen after the 2017 price peaks.There has been plenty of good news in the crypto space in...
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Student found guilty over Colorado school shooting that left one dead and eight injured

A jury in Colorado convicted Devon Erickson for his role in the deadly 2019 shooting at the STEM School Highlands Ranch that killed one person and injured eight.Erickson, who was 18 at the time of the shooting, was held guilty for the murder of Kendrick Castillo, the only person to have died during the shooting. Castillo was the first person to have lunged at Erickson in an effort to disarm him when he entered their classroom with a gun, according to multiple media reports. He was fatally shot and several other students injured, as they rushed to overpower the shooter,...