Actor Bill Pullman receives award and breaks it

Bill Pullman was given an award at the Woodstock Film Festival, but accidentally broke it before he could accept it. The US actor, star of screen both big and small, with credits including Independence Day and Sleepless In Seattle, was honoured with the Excellence In...

Ophelia rips off roofs in England and Scotland

Storm Ophelia has caused travel disruption and torn roofs from buildings as remnants of the former hurricane tore across Scotland and northern England. Train services were disrupted between Glasgow and Edinburgh, and from Edinburgh to Aberdeen, Dundee and Perth as...

Richard Branson thwarts £3.7m 'ransom' scam

A conman posing as Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon almost scammed millions of pounds out of Sir Richard Branson, the billionaire tycoon has revealed. In a frank blog post, he also spoke of a separate scam, where someone posing as Sir Richard managed to swindle...

Game of Thrones star accuses Harvey Weinstein

Game of Thrones star Lena Headey has claimed Harvey Weinstein angrily marched her out of a hotel after she rejected his advances. The British actress posted a series of tweets in which she detailed meetings between the two where the Hollywood mogul allegedly made...