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Sir Anthony Hopkins puzzles fans with 'scary' Twitter video

Anthony Hopkins has puzzled fans by sharing a creepy video of himself dancing around with wide eyes and a maniacal grin.
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Daniel O'Donnell

Irish Country music stars join mourners saying farewell to Big Tom McBride

Stars of the Irish country music scene were among mourners at the funeral of Big Tom McBride, with Daniel O'Donnell declaring: "The king will live on."

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File photo dated 26/5/2016 of Thom Yorke of Radiohead as the band's album OK Computer has been the best-selling album in independent record shops since last year's Record Store Day, the Official Charts Company has said

Radiohead tops list of best-selling albums in independent record stores

A reissue of Radiohead's album OK Computer has been the best-selling album in independent record shops since last year's Record Store Day, the Official Charts Company has said.

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The two Northern Ireland cities named as Russian Cold War nuclear targets

Two cities in Northern Ireland were named on a list of Russia's predicted nuclear targets in the UK.

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Undated handout photo issued by the RSPCA of a cat that survived a 100ft fall from a block of flats in Birmingham.

Feline lucky! Cat survives 100ft fall after being 'thrown' from block of flats

A cat has survived a fall of around 100ft after reportedly being thrown from a block of flats.

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IN PICTURES: The Belfast pubs and clubs with 5-star food hygiene rating

These are the pubs and clubs in and around Belfast that have received top marks for food hygiene.

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Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones 'incredible' behind-the-scenes team honoured

The craft behind TV hit Game Of Thrones is being honoured with a special award.
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File photo dated 26/10/15 of Chris Evans and his wife Natasha Evans, as the presenter announced on the BBC Radio 2 show that the couple were expecting twins

Chris Evans expecting twins with wife Natasha

Chris Evans has announced he is expecting twins with wife Natasha.

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Ed Sheeran

Ed Sheeran tipped for cameo in Danny Boyle film

Ed Sheeran is tipped to join film-maker Danny Boyle's upcoming musical comedy.

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Kerry Katona

Kerry Katona welcomes Mariah Carey's decision to open up about bipolar disorder

Kerry Katona says she is "over the moon" that Mariah Carey has revealed she suffers from bipolar disorder.

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Screen shot of the online appeal

Crowdfunding appeal launched to fund funeral of murdered Piotr Krowka

A crowdfunding appeal has been launched to fund the funeral of murdered Piotr Krowka.
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Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey reveals 'heavy burden' of bipolar disorder

Mariah Carey has spoken for the first time about her struggle with bipolar disorder.
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A school desk

Pupils should be given information on abortion, Teachers conference hears

Pupils should be given information about abortion in the classroom because many do not discuss it at home, teachers have heard.
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!mpossible

Have you got what it takes to master the !mpossible?

Time is running out to apply for !mpossible - the quiz with the third dimension.

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Eamonn Holmes

Eamonn Holmes walks off Good Morning Britain during coughing fit

Eamonn Holmes has walked off the set of Good Morning Britain after suffering a coughing fit.

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RSPB post

Puffins make annual return to Rathlin Island

Puffins are back on the stacks on Rathlin Island, according to the RSPB NI.

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The Duchess of Cambridge and baby Charlotte

Ten facts about Royal births

Here are 10 facts about royal births:

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PSNI image of missing Angeleigh Morrison

Can you help find missing teen Angeleigh Morrison?

Police have asked for the public to assist them in finding missing 16-year-old Angeleigh Morrison.

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VIDEO: It rains a lot in Northern Ireland, so welcome to 'Umbrella Street'

We get our fair share of rain here in Northern Ireland and one County Antrim town, in a colourful bid to increase footfall for traders, is most definitely taking cover!

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Jack Reynolds riding a zip wire on his 106th birthday. Pic: ITV

Daredevil Jack Reynolds marks 106th brithday with record-breaking zip wire stunt

A pensioner has bagged his third Guinness World Record on his 106th birthday by becoming the oldest person to ride a zip wire.
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