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Lana Del Rey confronts Kanye West over support for Donald Trump on Saturday Night Live

Lana Del Rey confronts Kanye West over support for Donald Trump on Saturday Night Live

Entertainment
Lana Del Rey has criticised Kanye West for his support of Donald Trump.The singer, who performed at West's wedding to Kim Kardashian in 2014, described his endorsement of the US president as "a loss for the culture".She wrote to West after an appearance on Saturday Night Live, which ended with an unscripted, pro-Trump rant. "I can only assume you relate to his personality on some level," wrote Del Rey. "Delusions of grandeur, extreme issues with narcissism."None of which would be a talking point if we weren't speaking about the man leading our country."If you think it's alright to support someone who believes it's OK to grab a woman by the pussy just because he's famous, then you need an intervention just as much as he does."She ...
Boro top of Championship after injury-time winner against West Brom

Boro top of Championship after injury-time winner against West Brom

Sports
Daniel Ayala scored a stoppage-time winner as unbeaten Middlesbrough went top of the Championship and ended West Bromwich Albion's recent resurgence.Boro dominated the match from start to finish but had to wait until the 91st minute before Spanish centre-half Ayala eventually found a way through from close range.Middlesbrough had squandered numerous opportunities prior to that, with Martin Braithwaite most guilty when he blazed high and wide from inside the six-yard box. Ryan Shotton headed over and Stewart Downing's fierce strike forced Sam Johnstone into a smart save - but boss Tony Pulis was not to be denied a victory against his former employers.Relive Middlesbrough's win over West BromBo...
Stonehenge: First residents from west Wales

Stonehenge: First residents from west Wales

Science
Researchers have shown that cremated humans at Stonehenge were from the same region of Wales as the stones used in construction. The key question was to understand the geographic origin of the people buried at Stonehenge. The key innovation was finding that high temperatures of cremation can crystallise a skull, locking in the chemical signal of its origin. The findings have been published in the journal Scientific Reports.The first long-term residents of Stonehenge, along with the first stones, arrived about 5,000 years ago.Why does it matter?While it is already known that the "bluestones" that were first used to build Stonehenge were transported from 150 miles (240 km) away in modern-day Pembrokeshire, almost nothing is known about the people involved....
Leeds United transfer news: Marcelo Bielsa wants West Ham United striker Jordan Hugill at Elland Road

Leeds United transfer news: Marcelo Bielsa wants West Ham United striker Jordan Hugill at Elland Road

Sports
HUG OF WAR The former Preston and North End striker has failed to deliver at the London Stadium since arriving in January Marcelo Bielsa wants to sign Jordan Hugill from West Ham United this summer. The news Leeds United boss, who was appointed last month, is keen to add more firepower to his squad ahead of his debut managerial season in England. Hugill has played just 22 minutes of football since arriving in January And, according to The Sun, he has identified Hugill as a top target. However, Leeds may have to battle with Queens Park Rangers to land the 26-year-old, with Steve McClaren also trying to convince the striker to drop down from the Premier League. After arriving in east London in January from Preston North End, Hugill has failed t...
West Ham transfer news: Antonio Candreva emerges as target for Hammers as replacement for injured Manuel Lanzini

West Ham transfer news: Antonio Candreva emerges as target for Hammers as replacement for injured Manuel Lanzini

Sports
transfer report The 31-year-old winger is expected to leave Inter Milan this summer West Ham are interested in signing Italy international Antonio Candreva this summer, according to reports. Candreva, the Internazionale winger, is looking likely to leave the San Siro over the next couple of weeks. Candreva has been tipped to leave Inter this summer The 31-year-old assisted eight goals in 36 games last season, but Inter are expected to offload him prior to the start of 2018/19. QUINTERO BATTLE Tottenham and Real rivals in race to sign Colombia World Cup star transfer fight Tottenham and Everton in race to sign Celt...