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'Curse of Strictly' strikes again: Johnny Vegas and wife Maia Dunphy SPLIT

'Curse of Strictly' strikes again: Johnny Vegas and wife Maia Dunphy SPLIT

Entertainment
The TV comic, 46, and Maia Dunphy went public about their separation yesterday.The couple said they were making the announcement “with a heavy heart”.TV producer Maia, 41, recently took part in Dancing With The Stars, the Irish version of Strictly Come Dancing.The pair, who tied the knot in April 2011, have been living apart with Irish Maia spending a lot of her time in Dublin while Johnny remained at the family home in London.The couple’s statement yesterday read: “It is with a heavy heart that we want to let you know that we separated.“We are telling people now because speculation is unhelpful at best, and dangerous at worst. GETTY SPLIT: Johnny Vegas and Maia Dunphy went public abo...
Investigators believe Las Vegas gunman had severe undiagnosed mental illness: Sources

Investigators believe Las Vegas gunman had severe undiagnosed mental illness: Sources

World
The picture that is emerging of Steven Paddock, who has been identified as the gunman in Sunday's mass shooting in Las Vegas, is of a man that some law enforcement officials increasingly believe had severe mental illness that was likely undiagnosed, sources tell ABC News. The portrait, gleaned from interviews with hundreds of people interviewed over the past week, is that while Paddock might have been financially successful, he had real difficulty interacting with people. He is described as standoff-ish, disconnected, a man who had difficulty establishing and maintaining meaningful relationships. Paddock opened fire on a music festival crowd from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas on Oct. 1, killing 58 people and injuring 489 others before taking his own l...
Vegas gunman's girlfriend 'has clear conscience'

Vegas gunman's girlfriend 'has clear conscience'

World
The girlfriend of Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock has been questioned by the FBI.Marilou Danley had earlier returned to the US, where she was met by investigators looking for clues as to why he carried out his deadly shooting spree.FBI agents were at Los Angeles airport to escort Ms Danley, who was in the Philippines at the time of Sunday night's mass shooting - the worst in modern US history.Footage reportedly showed the 62-year-old woman being taken in a wheelchair at LAX while flanked by uniformed police officers.:: Guns modified to 'inflict carnage' before attackVideo:Vegas gunman's motive remains a mysteryClark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo, who has called her a "person of interest" in the attack, has said detectives "anticipate some information" from Ms Danley shortly.He added that he...
Robson safe after Vegas shooting leaves many dead

Robson safe after Vegas shooting leaves many dead

Sports
British tennis player Laura Robson says she is "in shock" but safe after attending a Las Vegas concert where more than 20 people were killed and at least 100 injured in a mass shooting.A gunman opened fire from the Mandalay Bay Hotel toward an open-air country music festival being held close by.Robson, 23, indicated on social media she was unhurt."I'm okay. We were right there..sounded like fireworks at first then everyone started running. Scary," she said.The British number five added: "My friend who was deeper in the crowd has been helping people who were shot. We're all in shock."Many dead in Las Vegas shootingUpdates on Vegas concert attackRobson last played on Friday in the ITF tournament in Templeton, California, where she lost in the quarter-finals.Let's block ads! (Why?) BBC Sport...
Las Vegas: At least 20 dead in Mandalay Bay shooting

Las Vegas: At least 20 dead in Mandalay Bay shooting

World
More than twenty people have been killed and at least 100 injured in a mass shooting at a Las Vegas concert. A gunman opened fire from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel toward an open-air music festival being held close by.Police said a suspect identified as a local resident, who was not named, had been shot and killed by officers. They said they were looking for a companion travelling with the suspect as a "person of interest". Sheriff Joe Lombardo said police believed the shooting was a "lone wolf" style attack, but confirmed they were trying to locate an Asian female named as Marilou Danely.Live updates on Las Vegas mass shootingIn pictures: Vegas shootingSheriff Lombardo said he was unable to accurately say the number of dead and injured, but confirmed two off-duty officers wer...