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Justin Trudeau set to remain in power – but loses majority

Justin Trudeau set to remain in power – but loses majority

World
Justin Trudeau is set to win a second term in Canada's parliamentary elections despite a series of scandals, but will have to form a minority government.Mr Trudeau's Liberal party was set to win the most seats in Parliament, giving it the best chance to form the next government. However, according to partial results, his Liberal party had won 156 out of 338 seats - short of the 170 seats needed for a second straight majority government. The Conservatives were set to win 122.That means the Liberals will have to form a minority government, relying on a smaller party to stay in power."You did it, my friends. Congratulations," Mr Trudeau told supporters in Montreal early on Tuesday. Advertisement ...
Food writer Jack Monroe ‘loses £5,000 in phone-number hijack’

Food writer Jack Monroe ‘loses £5,000 in phone-number hijack’

Technology
Jack Monroe says she has lost about £5,000 after her phone number was hijacked and re-activated on another Sim card. The criminals were then able to receive her two-factor authentication messages and access her bank and payment accounts. The bestselling food writer tweeted she was "paranoid about security" and already had strong measures in place. A privacy campaigner said the industry had failed to address "Simjacking".Ms Monroe tweeted she was "white-hot angry" and had been told although she should get her phone number back soon, the money "will take longer to recover". "The money stolen has run into thousands of pounds - I'm a self-employed freelancer and I have to absolutely hustle for every single pound I earn. And someone has just helped themselves
Love Island star loses sight in eye after champagne cork accident

Love Island star loses sight in eye after champagne cork accident

Entertainment
A Love Island star has revealed he has lost sight in one eye after a "really unfortunate accident" involving a champagne cork.Theo Campbell, who appeared on the 2017 series of the ITV2 dating show, said his right eye "got split in half" after he was reportedly struck by the cork while on holiday in Ibiza. The 28-year-old posted a selfie on Instagram showing his heavily bandaged eye, alongside his girlfriend, fellow former Love Island contestant Kaz Crossley. "Thanks for all the messages and support I've got over the last couple days they're all very much appreciated," he wrote."So yeah, basically, two eye surgeries later after a really unfortunate accident, I've lost all vision in my right eye as it got split in half - who would have thought a champagne cork would be the end of me? ...
Oakland Raiders’ Antonio Brown loses grievance, will return to team

Oakland Raiders’ Antonio Brown loses grievance, will return to team

Sports
Aug. 12 (UPI) -- Oakland Raiders star receiver Antonio Brown is expected to return to the team after losing a grievance against the NFL over wearing his old helmet. Brown announced Monday that he will rejoin the Raiders despite being required to switch helmet models this season. "While I disagree with the arbitrator's decision, I'm working on getting back to full health and looking forward to rejoining my teammates on the field," Brown wrote on Instagram. "I'm excited about this season [and] appreciate all the concerns about my feet." Brown talked with an independent arbitrator for two hours on a conference call Friday. The superstar wideout, who is believed to have been using the same helmet model throughout his NFL career, argued why he should be allowed to wear the 10-year-old helmet....