Jess Denham

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Benedict Cumberbatch has refused to deny his involvement in the upcoming new Star Wars film

Benedict Cumberbatch reignites Star Wars 7 rumours: 'I probably shouldn't be saying this'

The Sherlock actor told Graham Norton that he visited JJ Abrams' film set

The Gutter bowling alley and music venue that Dr Craig Spencer visited before being diagnosed with Ebola

Ebola in NYC: CMJ Music Marathon festival shut down after Dr Craig Spencer scare

The doctor who tested positive for Ebola on Thursday had visited the venue

U2 have released Songs of Innocence in partnership with Apple

Bono on free U2 iTunes album: 'A bottle of milk in people's fridge that they weren't asking for'

Songs of Innocence was automatically downloaded into people's iTunes

A chainmail-clad John Cleese reads a newspaper while Graham Chapman smokes a quiet pipe on the set of Monty Python and the Holy Grail in 1974

Lost TV episodes starring pre-Monty Python John Cleese and Graham Chapman to be aired

The At Last The 1948 Show episodes are to be screened in December

Sorry Nigel Farage, the Red Cross want nothing to do with Ukip

'Ukip Calypso': Red Cross reject Ukip donation from 'racist' Mike Read single

The charity will not be accepting funds due to the song's party political nature

Beer wars: Star Wars owner Lucasfilm has filed a legal complaint against a brewery

Star Wars owner Lucasfilm sues New York brewery Empire over Strikes Bock beer

Lucasfilm believes confusion will occur if the beer is sold with that name

Margot Robbie at The Wolf of Wall Street UK premiere

Margot Robbie to do The Taliban Shuffle alongside Tina Fey

The Wolf of Wall Street actress has been lined-up to play a news anchor

Schoolteacher Eve 'awakens' the woman in black in The Angel of Death

The Woman in Black: Angel of Death trailer promises more cinema screams: 'She never forgives, she never forgets, she never left'

Helen McCrory and Jeremy Irvine star in the follow-up to The Woman in Black

Media baron Rupert Murdoch owns News Corps and 20th Century Fox

Actors are 'scared' of playing Rupert Murdoch on stage because he has 'so much power'

Playwright David Williamson is struggling to find a big name for 'Rupert'

JK Rowling will not be releasing a 'romance' novel anytime soon

JK Rowling denies finishing romance novel on Twitter after false reports

The Harry Potter author debunked rumours that she was 'celebrating' in a bar

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Mark Udall: The Democrat Senator with a fight on his hands ahead of the US midterm elections

Mark Udall: The Democrat Senator with a fight on his hands

The Senator for Colorado is for gay rights, for abortion rights – and in the Republicans’ sights as they threaten to take control of the Senate next month
New discoveries show more contact between far-flung prehistoric humans than had been thought

New discoveries show more contact between far-flung prehistoric humans than had been thought

Evidence found of contact between Easter Islanders and South America
Cerys Matthews reveals how her uncle taped 150 interviews for a biography of Dylan Thomas

Cerys Matthews on Dylan Thomas

The singer reveals how her uncle taped 150 interviews for a biography of the famous Welsh poet
DIY is not fun and we've finally realised this as a nation

Homebase closures: 'DIY is not fun'

Homebase has announced the closure of one in four of its stores. Nick Harding, who never did know his awl from his elbow, is glad to see the back of DIY
The Battle of the Five Armies: Air New Zealand releases new Hobbit-inspired in-flight video

Air New Zealand's wizard in-flight video

The airline has released a new Hobbit-inspired clip dubbed "The most epic safety video ever made"
Pumpkin spice is the flavour of the month - but can you stomach the sweetness?

Pumpkin spice is the flavour of the month

The combination of cinnamon, clove, nutmeg (and no actual pumpkin), now flavours everything from lattes to cream cheese in the US
11 best sonic skincare brushes

11 best sonic skincare brushes

Forget the flannel - take skincare to the next level by using your favourite cleanser with a sonic facial brush
Paul Scholes column: I'm not worried about Manchester United's defence - Chelsea test can be the making of Phil Jones and Marcos Rojo

Paul Scholes column

I'm not worried about Manchester United's defence - Chelsea test can be the making of Jones and Rojo
Frank Warren: Boxing has its problems but in all my time I've never seen a crooked fight

Frank Warren: Boxing has its problems but in all my time I've never seen a crooked fight

While other sports are stalked by corruption, we are an easy target for the critics
Jamie Roberts exclusive interview: 'I'm a man of my word – I'll stay in Paris'

Jamie Roberts: 'I'm a man of my word – I'll stay in Paris'

Wales centre says he’s not coming home but is looking to establish himself at Racing Métro
How could three tourists have been battered within an inch of their lives by a burglar in a plush London hotel?

A crime that reveals London's dark heart

How could three tourists have been battered within an inch of their lives by a burglar in a plush London hotel?
Meet 'Porridge' and 'Vampire': Chinese state TV is offering advice for citizens picking a Western moniker

Lost in translation: Western monikers

Chinese state TV is offering advice for citizens picking a Western moniker. Simon Usborne, who met a 'Porridge' and a 'Vampire' while in China, can see the problem
Handy hacks that make life easier: New book reveals how to rid your inbox of spam, protect your passwords and amplify your iPhone

Handy hacks that make life easier

New book reveals how to rid your email inbox of spam, protect your passwords and amplify your iPhone with a loo-roll
KidZania lets children try their hands at being a firefighter, doctor or factory worker for the day

KidZania: It's a small world

The new 'educational entertainment experience' in London's Shepherd's Bush will allow children to try out the jobs that are usually undertaken by adults, including firefighter, doctor or factory worker