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Snow mobiles may have a big, bad reputation, but these sleek, new-breed racers offer a quieter, more environmentally friendly ride.
Ricky was joined on The One Show by singer Rag ’n’ Bone Man on the show, with the Hairy Bikers stepping in as hosts. David Myers and Simon King replaced usual hosts Matt Baker and Angela Scanlon, w
Vicky Pattison has gone from 11 stone to nine [PH] Vicky recently revealed the results of her impressive two stone weight loss, dropping from 11 stone to almost nine. And after explaining
The pet shop moved into Capitol Park Friday, welcoming two and four-legged customers        
Nancy Kerrigan, famously kneecapped Olympics skater, is also on board        
“Josh woke up. I kissed him, and he reached for my belly. I said, ‘Sweetie, she’s not in there anymore ...        
Amal Clooney is killing the style game.  The humanitarian lawyer, who is expecting twins with husband George Clooney, stepped out Thursday night to join him at the Cesar Film Awards Ceremony at S
Also the Purim Ball and a silent auction for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center.
The Friday ruling means prosecutors will not be able to call 12 other women with similar allegations against Cosby to testify.        
MILAN (Reuters) - Clothes in black and optical white led off the catwalk show for Armani's Emporio line on Friday before a shift in contrast to encompass pattern and unusually bright colors for the...
Personal style was on display at fashion week shows, an art fair and a vogueing ball in Harlem.
TORONTO - Public health officials and infectious disease experts are urging Canadians to check that their vaccinations are up to date as clusters of mumps are investigated in Ontario and Alberta, and
“You’re such an adult.” That’s the response I’m typically met with when people find out I own my New York City apartment. It’s something I’m proud of, sure, e
No ladies, Prince William is not secretly single. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.        
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Thousands of people are expected to converge this Saturday along the banks of the Cowlitz River to hopefully pursue millions of smelt. “The big question is will the smelt be there when the fishery op
Amidst the many models walking at London Fashion Week, one in particular stood out. Jan de Villeneuve, a 72-year-old model born in Ohio, ruled the runway during her walks for Simone Rocha an
RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Carnival festivities kick off in Brazil on Friday, with officials in Rio de Janeiro, site of the country's best-known revelry, preparing to hand the key of the city over to.
In her show's biggest gift ever, Ellen DeGeneres gave seniors at Summit Academy Charter School full rides to college.        
NEW GLASGOW, N.S. - A Nova Scotia physician charged with voyeurism after medical clinic staff were surreptitiously filmed in the washroom has approval to practice again. Dr. Rafid al-Nassar, a 41-yea
Though she is still in the running on the 'Bachelor,' Rachel Lindsay confirmed on The Ellen DeGeneres Show that Nick Viall sends her home in a future episode.        
85°C Bakery Cafe and a few dozen other new restaurants or reopenings to check out.
Late night host Conan O'Brien is conducting a fundraiser to help build President Trump's wall. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@fanatasticmrnate) has the scoop.        
Forbes tallied the Oscar nominees who have brought in the most dough throughout their careers. Video provided by TheStreet        
Turns out, it was just some 'Cold Water.'        
There is nothing Oprah can’t do. Talk show host, actress, producer, philanthropist, the list goes on. But there is one thing, the mogul says she wouldn’t be good at. Susana Victoria Perez (@susana_vp)
Caitlyn Jenner called out President Trump's reversal on a decision allowing transgender students to use public school bathrooms for their chosen gender.        
It has been a grand ski season so far this winter with the fun times carrying on in the days ahead and most likely well into spring. A series of low pressure disturbances and cool air mass will move
NBA analyst Charles Barkley accidentally used a curse word on-air when describing the play of New York Knicks on TNT's 'Inside the NBA.' Barkley, apologized repeatedly.      &
ABC's miniseries has good intentions but can't sustain a four-night run.        
Robron fans were delighted to see the couple tie the knot at the beginning of the week, before Aaron was sent to prison. Aaron Dingle was sentenced to 12 months in prison for his attack on Kasim Sa
Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes are expected to make their first red carpet appearance as a couple at The Oscars [Getty] The couple haven’t made an official red carpet appearance together since 2015
Hear that? That's the sound of music playing you off the stage.        
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