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'Only a fool would link music to violence'

'Only a fool would link music to violence'

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Drill star Headie One has called on the Home Secretary to "open her eyes" and address the root of the problem which has led to over 50 deaths in London this year.This week the Government said it wanted to crack down on drill music - an often raw and aggressive style of rap - which has been linked to the escalating violence in the capital, with calls for stricter controls on videos and social media.Originating in Chicago and slang for automatic weapons, it's been labelled "demonic" and "malign", and often contains references to gangs, guns, knives and drugs.Video:Does drill music encourage violence?Headie One, an artist whose music has been singled out by police as being part of the problem, believes this blame game is too simplistic."I feel like Amber (Rudd), she needs to open her eyes a l...
James Norton to exit 'Grantchester' after Season 4

James Norton to exit 'Grantchester' after Season 4

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April 14 (UPI) -- British actor James Norton is returning for a fourth season of Grantchester, but these will be his last episodes playing clergyman Sidney Chambers.Production on Season 4 is to begin in June in London, Cambridge and Grantchester. The drama, which is set in the 1950s, airs on ITV in the United Kingdom and via the Masterpiece banner on PBS in the United States.The actor who will play the show's new vicar is expected to be announced shortly.Along with Robson Green, who plays Police Detective Geordie Keating, returning members of the ensemble will include Al Weaver, Tessa Peake-Jones and Kacey Ainsworth."It's a bittersweet time for Grantchester fans, who will be cheering the return of the series, but crushed to say goodbye to James. We want to assure them that the series they ...
Famous birthdays for April 14: Julie Christie, Adrien Brody

Famous birthdays for April 14: Julie Christie, Adrien Brody

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April 14 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Aries.They include:-- Dutch physicist Christiaan Huygens, founder of the wave theory of light, in 1629-- Anne Sullivan, the "miracle worker" who taught a blind and deaf Helen Keller, in 1866-- English historian Arnold Toynbee in 1889-- Haitian dictator Francois "Papa Doc" Duvalier in 1907-- Actor Rod Steiger in 1925-- Actor Bradford Dillman in 1930-- Country singer Loretta Lynn in 1932 (age 86) File Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI -- Writer Erich von Daniken in 1935 (age 83)-- Crusading New York police detective Frank Serpico in 1936 (age 82)-- Actor Julie Christie in 1940 (age 78)-- Pete Rose, former baseball star and manager, in 1941 (age 77)-- Actor Peter Capaldi in 1958 (age 60)-- Actor Robert Carlyle in 1961 (ag...
Christine McGuinness unleashes colossal cleavage on the world in boob-spilling snaps

Christine McGuinness unleashes colossal cleavage on the world in boob-spilling snaps

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The Take Me Out host's wife Christine has taken to Instagram to tease fans with a seriously buxom display.Sending temperatures soaring, the blonde beauty slipped into a plunging pink dress.Featuring a neckline so low that her navel was almost on show, the 30-year-old oozed sex appeal as she posed up a storm.Holding the camera high above her head, the former Miss Commonwealth beauty made sure her assets took centre stage.INSTAGRAMTEASE: Christine McGuinness shows off her epic cleavage onlineChristine McGuinness My goodness my Guinness it's Christine McGuinness. Christine, the wife of comedian and Take Me Out presenter, Paddy McGuinness shows off her curves in this sexy photo shoot. INSTAGRAMBUXOM: Christine McGuinness left almost nothing to the imagination Pushing her chest together, ...
Love, Simon: The teen film helping people come out

Love, Simon: The teen film helping people come out

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"It's hard for me to wrap my head around it. It's beyond overwhelming."It's no surprise author Becky Albertalli feels this way - the book she wrote as Simon vs the Homo Sapien Agenda has been made into the cultural phenomenon that is Love, Simon. Not only has it been delighting audiences, with stars like Neil Patrick Harris and Kristen Bell buying out cinemas to help people to see it, but it's been hailed as groundbreaking. The reason why? It's the first mainstream teenage film, backed by a major studio, to feature a gay lead. Nick Robinson stars as Simon Spier, a US high school student who is keeping his sexuality secret from his family and close friends - until someone threatens to out him. BBC Advice: Coming outThe cast also includes Thirteen Reasons Why's Katherine Langford, with Jenni...