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  • Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner divorcing because of Jennifer Lopez

    Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner, 43, split up because of Jennifer Lopez. The Hollywood couple - known as Bennifer - announced their divorce on Tuesday (30.06.15) - just a day after their tenth wedding anniversary, and, according to friends, one of the reasons for the break-up was the 42-year-old actor's continued friendship with his ex-fiancée J-Lo, 45. A friend said: "Everyone is talking about J-Lo and Ben and saying it's inevitable they will get together again at some point.

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  • Nadal slumps to new Wimbledon humiliation

    Rafael Nadal was sent crashing out of Wimbledon by dread-locked German qualifier Dustin Brown on Thursday, his fourth successive humiliation at the All England Club. Nadal, the 2008 and 2010 champion, slumped to a 7-5, 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 second round defeat against the world number 102 who hit 13 aces and 58 winners. Sad today for that, obviously," said Nadal, who was also runner-up at Wimbledon in 2006, 2007 and 2011.

    AFP
  • Former trader Hayes put Libor wish list on Facebook, London court hears

    Tom Hayes, a former trader on trial in London on Libor-rigging charges, said he must have been either stupid or untroubled by his business practices because he left reams of evidence, according to documents presented to the court on Thursday. In the first trial of an individual accused of benchmark interest rate manipulation, the court heard that Hayes was obsessed by Libor, the London interbank offered rate - a benchmark for around $450 trillion (288 trillion pounds) of financial contracts worldwide that affected the profit and loss of his trading book.

    Reuters
  • Terrified man passes out on Slingshot ride

    WATCH: A man hasn't taken too kindly to the Slingshot ride at the carnival, passing out moments after being rocketed into the air.

    7News
  • Mum speaks out against outrageous school application question

    Cara Paiuk with her son, Aiven, who is starting kindergarten soon. The mother of an incoming kindergartner in Connecticut USA has persuaded officials to revise their school forms after speaking out about a question that she says got too personal. Cara Paiuk was at an introductory event for her son’s upcoming kindergarten class at Aiken Elementary School in West Hartford when she and her husband were handed a packet of forms to fill out.

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  • Mother jailed for nine years for killing eight babies

    A French court jailed a housewife for nine years for killing eight of her newborns after a dramatic trial in which she lied about having an incestuous relationship with her father. Dominique Cottrez, a 51-year-old former health worker, was found guilty of suffocating eight of her babies between 1989 and 2000, shortly after secretly giving birth to them.

    AFP
  • We can't print drachmas, says Greece's finance minister

    With speculation swirling that Greece might be forced out of the euro and have to print its own money after a weekend referendum, its finance minister on Thursday said the country no longer had the presses to make drachmas. "We don't have the capacity," Yanis Varoufakis told Australian public radio network ABC. In 2000, the year before Greece joined the eurozone, "one of the things we had to do was get rid of all our printing presses" as part of the bloc's assertion that "this monetary union is irreversible," he said.

    AFP
  • What your eye colour says about your health

    Turns out, your eyes are a window to the soul and your health, according to new research from the University of Vermont.According to researchers, people with blue eyes especially are more likely to be alcoholics. And it’s not just a coincidence; scientists

    Yahoo7 Lifestyle
  • Minka Kelly Rings In Her Birthday with Sean Penn

    Just one week after splitting with Charlize Theron, Sean Penn was spotted dining with Minka Kelly at the upscale eatery French Laundry in Napa, California, on June 23. "Sean and Minka have been friends for a long time," says a source.

    Who
  • How to get $6K back at tax time

    Paying tax can help save you money.Are you notoriously bad at saving? Nip this bad habit in the bud by tricking yourself with the tax-free threshold savings strategy. It’s as simple as letting the ATO keep more tax out of your pay packet than you will

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  • Singapore billionaire acquires Ronaldo image rights

    Singaporean billionaire Peter Lim, the owner of Spanish club Valencia, has expanded into sports marketing by acquiring the image rights for football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo, it was announced Monday. Mint Media, a Hong Kong-based firm owned by Lim, said in a statement the six-year contract with Ronaldo would help grow the Portuguese icon's brand in Asia. Under the deal, Mint Media "will own and administer all of Ronaldo's image rights" except for those relating to his professional football club Real Madrid.

    AFP
  • Special Report - How Greece went bust

    The Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras sat on one side, along with a translator and Angela Merkel, the German chancellor. In this modest Brussels setting last Friday morning, key players in the great Greek debt drama tried to avert a meltdown that could threaten the future of the euro and even the European Union (EU). Merkel and Hollande made a final offer of billions of euros in aid for bankrupt Greece – if Tsipras would sign up to economic reforms demanded by his country's creditors.

    Reuters
  • Toyota's top female executive resigns after arrest in Japan

    Julie Hamp, Toyota's most senior female executive, has resigned following her arrest in Japan on suspicion of drug law violations, the automaker said Wednesday. Hamp tendered her resignation through her attorneys on Tuesday, and Toyota Motor Corp. accepted it because of "the concerns and inconvenience that recent events have caused our stakeholders," the company said. Hamp, a 55-year-old American who was Toyota's newly appointed head of public relations, was arrested on June 18 on suspicion of importing oxycodone, a narcotic pain killer, into Japan.

    Associated Press
  • Great white shark torments cage diver in incredible video

    A woman has filmed a terrifying encounter with a gigantic great white shark while cage diving in South Africa.Hillary Rae Petroski, from New York, uploaded a video to Facebook, captioning it: 'My little fun adventure while shark cage diving in Mossel

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  • North Korea opens new showcase airport terminal

    North Korea has opened a sleek new airport terminal, hailing it as a showcase of leader Kim Jong-Un's achievement after its construction had to be stopped halfway and redone at his whim. Terminal 2 of Pyongyang International Airport, which is reserved for international civilian flights, opened for service on Wednesday, state media said. "The terminal was built in a modern way from the gatepost to the airport to departure lounge, entry formalities hall, service halls, etc.," the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) said.

    AFP
  • 6 best part-time jobs for retirees

    You’re not alone in your want — or need -- to work in retirement: 72% of adults age 50 and older say they want to keep working after they retire, and nearly half (47%) of current retirees say they either have worked or plan to work during retirement, according to a survey of more than 7,000 adults conducted by Merrill Lynch Bank of America Corp. released last year. Working in retirement isn’t just about the money (though, let’s be serious, most of us could use a little extra). The most popular reason for working in retirement is to “stay mentally active” for 62% of retirees and 51% of older adults cite it as one of the top reasons they are working in retirement, according to the Merrill Lynch Bank of America survey.

    MarketWatch
  • Yep! These Celebs Are 30 This Year (9 photos)

    Can you believe today is Ashley Tisdale's 30th birthday?! We take a look at the stars who are surprisingly hitting the milestone this year...

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  • Bodyboarder fights for life after Australia shark attack

    A bodyboarder was fighting for his life on Thursday after being attacked by a shark on Australia's east coast, close to where a Japanese surfer was killed earlier this year, rescue officials said. The attack was in the same area where Japanese surfer Tadashi Nakahara, 41, died after his legs were torn off by a shark in February. The scene of the latest attack, Lighthouse Beach, was where Peter Edmonds, 16, was killed by a shark while bodyboarding in 2008, national radio reported.

    AFP
  • Google apologises after photo app labels black couple as 'gorillas'

    Google has offered an apology to a couple after its photo recognition software tagged photographs of them as ‘gorillas’. The Google Photos application, which launched in May, uses an automatic tagging tool to help users organize uploaded photos and make searching easier. When Mr Alcine, of Brooklyn, New York, spotted the highly offensive mistake he fired off a series of tweets to Google.

    Yahoo7
  • America's most-loved fast food joint is...

    Chick-fil-A has received backlash over the years for its stance on issues like gay marriage , but the restaurant seems to have it all together when it comes to customer satisfaction. In its first appearance on the list, Chick-fil-A outpaced its peers with the highest level of customer satisfaction ever recorded by a fast food restaurant. Read More Fast food stocks have soared...but is it a bubble?

    CNBC