Facebook starts testing dating service

Facebook starts testing dating service The company first announced plans for a dating service in May. Facebook’s offering will put it in competition with existing dating apps and services (PA) Facebook has confirmed it has started testing...

20 dead as all on board vintage tourist plane killed in Swiss Alps crash

20 dead as all on board vintage tourist plane killed in Swiss Alps crash Eleven men and nine women were killed, officials said. A JU-52 aircraft (JU-AIR/Keystone via AP) All 20 people on board a vintage plane...

Two fishermen killed as boats collide in Venice

Two fishermen killed as boats collide in Venice The incident occurred in the waters off the Lido sandbar. Firefighters work on the site where two Venetian fishermen were killed in a boat collision (Italian Firefighters Vigili...

‘Assassination bid’ on Venezuelan leader with drones carrying explosives

‘Assassination bid’ on Venezuelan leader with drones carrying explosives The president was speaking during a celebration of the National Guard’s 81st anniversary. Venezuela’s Bolivarian National guards officers occupy the Bolivar Avenue (Fernando Llano/AP) Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro...

Trump urged to provide wildfire aid as California battles 17 blazes

Trump urged to provide wildfire aid as California battles 17 blazes The fires have destroyed hundreds of homes, killed eight people and shut down Yosemite National Park. Flames from a wildfire advance down a hillside, towering...

Raccoon rescued from Liverpool garden

Raccoon rescued from Liverpool garden He was tempted with treats. (RSPCA/PA) A woman in Liverpool was surprised to find a mischievous raccoon playing in her garden this week. The RSPCA was called to help the animal in Northwood...

Wedding party fun for birthday girl Meghan

Wedding party fun for birthday girl Meghan Britain's Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, arrives at the wedding of Charlie Van Straubenzee and Daisy Jenks at the Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Frensham, in Surrey, Britain,...

Russia names action movie star Steven Seagal as envoy for US

Russia names action movie star Steven Seagal as envoy for US The Hard To Kill star was granted Russian citizenship in 2016. Steven Seagal (AP) Russia has appointed action movie star Steven Seagal as a special envoy...

Police chase jet-ski riders on River Thames

Police chase jet-ski riders on River Thames The drama unfolded on Friday evening, and witnesses said it looked like something out of an action movie. A police chase which saw officers in a boat pursue four...

People are sharing the tiny acts which make them love their partner and its...

People are sharing the tiny acts which make them love their partner and its serious goals These are seriously inspiring. (monkeybusinessimages/ Getty Images) Twitter users are sharing lovely things their romantic partner does for them. Metro journalist Hattie...

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