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Australian state lawmaker Peter Dowling has stepped down as the head of an ethics committee after being accused of sending raunchy pictures of himself to a woman, describing his actions as indefensible.
Yes, if you think it’s wrong to give a woman who campaigns against child vaccinations a spot on America’s top daytime talk show
Defender says working under the Italian was 'strange'
Former US president Ronald Reagan’s daughter Patti Davis has penned a new novel based on a lesbian love story.
Snoop Dogg has said that he “would love” to share his marijuana expertise with his three children.
Don't expect too many changes as the bunny empire boss's son prepares to take over
Fabian Thylmann makes $100m a year from his online porn empire. Now the taxman is after him
The French centre-right yesterday suffered one of the most miserable days in the history of any political movement in the democratic world.
The former President Nicolas Sarkozy and his wife, Carla Bruni-Sarkozy, suffered the indignity of a "raid" on their home yesterday by police investigating illegal campaign financing.
Alleged illegal donations from L’Oréal heiress probed after former leader loses immunity
LeRoy Neiman was an artist whose paintings are immediately recognisable for their dynamic subjects and brash primary colours, often executed in household enamel paint.
Russia's answer to Paris Hilton has emerged as a surprise critic of Vladimir Putin in a protest movement that has pitted the wealthy socialite against the man her father mentored.
Most of us are familiar with artworks, proudly presented, which look like they’ve been produced by a four-year-old at playgroup. But now rather than simply congratulating your friend/relative on their talentlessness you can suggest they make a contribution to Museum of Bad Art (MOBA), an institution which only takes art so bad it can’t be ignored.
James Franco felt 'trapped by the poor quality' of the sketches at this year's Oscars.
Itamar Franco led Brazil through a time of financial chaos in the early 1990s, helping tame rampant inflation of 1,500 per cent and paving the way for a period of economic boom into this century. To many, however, he was probably best known for a famous photograph of him, at the time a 63-year-old divorcé, kissing and gyrating with a 27-year old Playboy cover girl, Lilian Ramos, during the 1994 Rio de Janeiro carnival. Taken from below the presidential platform, the photo left no doubt that Miss Ramos was wearing only a shortish, jungle-print T-shirt, gold high-heeled sandals and a broad smile. Not even what Brazilians call "dental floss" – a thong.
Charlene Wittstock will go from Olympic swimmer to princess when she marries Albert of Monaco tomorrow. But tales of a last-minute bolt suggest that life among the scandalous Grimaldis is no fairytale, says Alistair Dawber