Who cares if Pete Doherty steals from the French?

Pete Doherty has revealed that he is currently in talks with France’s national railway company, SNCF, over a missing, presumed stolen, trolley. The trolley contained staff uniforms, cold meats and cutlery. Writing on his blog, the former Libertines man said he was unable to take the train to go and see Noel Gallagher’s High Flying … [Read the full story]

Japanese murderers end whale hunting season early

This week Japan cancelled the rest of its whale hunting season in Antarctic waters because of repeated harassment by Sea Shepherd activists at sea, after netting only a fifth of its targeted catch of 850 whales. Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, which Japanese officials have condemned as a terrorist group for its annual harassment of the … [Read the full story]

Aretha Franklin cancels all her concerts

Soul Queen Aretha Franklin has cancelled all her concerts until May 2011 on doctors orders. The singer, who is now 68, has recently been in hospital with an illness. Although it isn’t known what sort of illness it is, she still reckons that she’ll complete her concerts next year. She has put some weight on … [Read the full story]