Karen McDougal (right and bottom left inset), the former Playboy Playmate who alleges she had an affair with President Trump, says she was in love with the former reality television star with whom she had unprotected sex dozens of times over the course of 10 months after they met in 2006. In her first television interview, McDougal, 46, told Anderson Cooper of CNN that she developed feelings for the then-Apprentice host during their 10-month relationship. Trump and McDougal are seen left in an undated photo.
Firefighter, 37, dies battling massive blaze in former landmark New York jazz club where new Bruce Willis movie is being filmed after actor Edward Norton raised the alarm when he saw smoke
Firefighter Michael Davidson, 37, (pictured bottom right) was killed battling a blaze that broke out at a movie set for Bruce Willis' new film in Harlem, Manhattan, New York City. The fire broke out in the basement of a building where a crew had been working on scenes for Motherless Brooklyn, starring Willis (inset, on the set) and Edward Norton (top right, as he watched the blaze). The New York Fire Department said two other firefighters suffered burns and are currently in serious condition, and three civilians were injured, although is is not known if they are part of the film crew.
Mother of Maryland high school shooting victim, 16, who was gunned down by jilted ex reveals her daughter is 'brain dead' and will be taken off life support
A teenage girl who was shot when a classmate opened fire inside their Maryland high school is brain dead and is being removed from life support, her mother said Thursday. Melissa Willey (left) told news reporters Thursday night that her daughter, 16-year-old Jaelynn Willey has 'no life left in her.' She said Jaelynn would be removed from life support during the evening, by the family's decision. The mother, holding a young baby, said, 'On Tuesday ... our lives changed completely and totally forever. My daughter was hurt by a boy who shot her in the head and took everything from our lives.'
Meghan touches down in Belfast in a green skirt and Victoria Beckham sweater as she and Prince Harry make their first official joint visit to Northern Ireland
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have arrived in Belfast as they make their first official joint visit to Northern Ireland. The couple were greeted by smalls crowds as they made their way inside the Eikon Exhibition Centre in Lisburn. Harry and Meghan touched down in Northern Ireland for an unannounced visit that follows on from high profile trips to other parts of the UK. They have been touring Britain ahead of their May wedding and the prince will introduce his fiancee to Ulster during a series of events.
'I don't see how people of the Miccosukee tribe can look me in the face and tell me this is OK': Tribe seizes non-native dad's newborn in hospital
Rebecca Sanders was at Baptist Hospital, Florida, after giving birth to her daughter Ingrid Ronan Johnson, when Miccosukee tribal detectives and Miami-Dade officers entered with a court order and took the newborn. Sanders and her baby's father, Justin Johnson, spent the next four days desperately trying to get their little girl back. They say the court order came from Sanders' mother Betty Osceola who wanted to keep Johnson out of her granddaughter's life. The tribal order granted Osceola full custody of Ingrid.
Handsome cop whose selfie went viral after he helped Hurricane Irma victims could earn $1million after he's picked to be contestant on 'Survivor'
A 'hot cop' who went viral in a selfie as he helped Hurricane Irma victims last year has taken a leave of absence to appear on the next season of 'Survivor'. Officer Daniel Rengering, with the Gainesville Police Department in Florida, was approached by 'Survivor' producers about six months ago, tmz.com reported. He will be paid handsomely for his appearance - no less than $10,000 and possibly up to $1 million if he wins.
Man and his dog are winched out of swollen river after ATMOSPHERIC RIVER dumps record amounts of rain on California during ferocious storm that forces the evacuation of thousands
A powerful storm in California has prompted the evacuation of thousands of people - with a man and his dog among those plucked from the floods (right). Record-breaking rain has poured in the western US state, with debris-flows and mudslides taking over the region and floodwater engulfing streets (left). In San Luis Obispo County in central California, rescuers reported pulling 10 people from the Salinas River on March 22 (inset).
Did Trump tee up two mistresses in Tahoe? Karen McDougal breaks down president's infamous golf trip and tells CNN he could have slept with Stormy Daniels the day she left
President Donald Trump was carrying on affairs with both former Playboy Playmate Karen McDougal and porn star Stormy Daniels during the same event in July 2006, it has been revealed. A month after they started their romance in June 2006, McDougal told CNN on Thursday that Trump (seen left at the event) invited her to a celebrity golf tournament that he was participating in at Lake Tahoe. It was at that event Trump is said to have had sex with Daniels (seen inset with Trump). McDougal is seen right at a Playboy golf event in California in 2007.
Vanessa Trump pleaded with Aubrey O’Day to end her affair with Donald Trump Jnr in a furious phone call but he only finished it when his father intervened and told him to ‘make his marriage work’
Vanessa Trump (right with Donald Trump Jr. and their children) reportedly pleaded with Aubrey O'Day (left) to end her relationship with Donald Trump Jr. in a furious phone call. The pair only broke off their relationship when the President (inset) intervened and told him to 'make his marriage work', it is claimed. The President's son and the former The Celebrity Apprentice contestant's affair reportedly began after they met on the US show in 2011.
Infamous 'Shawshank' prison escapee David Sweat is caught having sex during visit from his new girlfriend - three years after elaborate break-out from Albany prison
Convicted murderer David Sweat, who performed a Shawshank Redemption-style prison escape in 2015 has found himself in trouble again after he was caught getting frisky with his girlfriend during a recent visit. Frances Malanik was visiting Sweat at the Attica Correctional Facility in upstate New York on March 8 when guards noticed Sweat fondling himself and Malanik helping him out. Malanik was escorted out of the prison and Sweat was thrown back into solitary confinement. Malanik is not allowed to visit the prison for 60 days.
'I wish I were sorry but I am not': Contents of Austin serial bomber's 28-minute audio confession emerge and reveal extremely 'troubled' 23-year-old who says he was a 'psychopath' since childhood
The Austin serial bomber admitted in a recording he left just before he killed himself this week that ‘I wish I were sorry but I am not.’ Mark Anthony Conditt (inset), 23, terrorized the Texas state capital for over two weeks by sending package bombs to a number of people around town, killing two and wounding several others. Austin police said on Wednesday that Conditt left a 28-minute audio ‘confession’ which he recorded on a cell phone on Tuesday, hours before he died after detonating one of his own devices in his car (above).
Mother shares shocking photos of her three-year-old who suffered a severe allergic reaction to cheap makeup that left her blistered and swollen in hospital
An Illinois mother has posted images on social media of the devastating images suffered by her three-year-old daughter after she bought her cheap makeup. Kylie Craven said that she had no idea her child Lydia (pictured) would suffer so terribly after she bought the apparently 'harmless, non-toxic' makeup from a local store in their hometown of Georgetown. Within a day of applying the makeup from a set that included lipstick, blush and lip gloss, little Lydia's rash, blisters and swelling became so severe she had to be admitted to the local paediatrics unit, Yahoo news reported.
Black Lives Matter demonstrators descend on Sacramento streets and disrupt Kings' game to protest the fatal shooting of unarmed black man by city cops
A protest over the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man briefly shut down a major California freeway and disrupted the start of an NBA game Thursday. Sacramento police officers shot and killed Stephon Alonzo Clark as he was standing in his grandparents' backyard on Sunday night, claiming they believed he was pointing a gun at them. It was later revealed he was only carrying a cell phone, but was nonetheless shot 20 times. Protesters shouting 'Shut it down' formed a human chain blocking fans from entering Golden 1 Center while dozens of police initially attempted to clear entrances before fans were told to go home. There was shouting but no apparent violence. The game between the Sacramento Kings and Atlanta Hawks got underway about 20 minutes late as thousands of frustrated fans waited outside.
Meghan Markle's facialist reveals she was 90 HOURS from death after a leaking ovarian cyst 'poisoned' her body (and claims a super supplement saved her life)
EXCLUSIVE: London-based mother-of-two Nichola Joss (left), who counts Meghan Markle (bottom right) and Kate Moss (top right) as clients, went into septic shock in January last year after enduring months of exhaustion due to a mysterious abscess. After being resuscitated and told she might not make it, Nichola decided to start taking the liquid-probiotic supplement Symprove, which she believes transformed her health and reversed her the cyst's fluid from 'sticking' her organs together.
Her dog really is her best friend. An adorable video taken somewhere in the United States shows the moment a Husky named Cash imitates his owner and tells her he loves her. After the woman, Megan Vaughan, prompts her pooch by telling it 'I love you,' he responds by howling the three words in a surprisingly articulate manner.
'He now feels no anxiety or urging for alcohol': North Dakota Rep Kevin Cramer reveals in heartbreaking Facebook post that his son, 35, has died from failing liver and kidneys 'due to alcoholism'
North Dakota Rep Kevin Cramer's son has died at a Minnesota hospital after suffering from failing liver and kidneys. The congressman had said his 35-year-old son, Isaac Cramer (inset with his father), was being evaluated by a 'transplant team'. Spokesman Tim Rasmussen says he died early Thursday at the Mayo Clinic. He wouldn't confirm the cause of death. Isaac Cramer was hospitalized in intensive care in Bismarck last month (right) with liver and kidney failure due to alcoholism. He was transferred to the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota earlier this month. The couple hasn't publicly disclosed the cause of Isaac Cramer's illness, but the congressman said his son now 'feels no anxiety or urging for alcohol'. Rep Kevin Cramer has four other children with his wife, Kris. Their family also includes four grandchildren.
Russian mother who had her hands chopped off with an axe by her jealous husband proudly displays her new robotic hand
Margarita Grachyova had her fingers crushed before her arms were severed at the wrists by her spouse Dmitry, 26, a trained psychologist, near Serpukhov, in western Russia. But the 25-year-old mother has since flown to the German city of Duderstadt to be fitted with a specially-designed robotic limb (left) and has told her two young children: 'Now your mum has hands like a robot!' Her case shocked the world in December when Dmitry Grachyov drove her to a forest, tied her up, forced her on to her knees, and then severed her hands with an axe. Pictured: Margarita and Dmitry together (left) and one of Margarita’s hands after the attack (inset).
EXCLUSIVE: Bill and Hillary Clinton have 'AT LEAST a one-way open marriage' claims their veteran pollster - who compares them to Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright in House of Cards
Mark Penn, who served as a pollster for Bill Clinton in the 1990s and chief strategist for Hillary's 2008 presidential campaign, says that the couple's open marriage was possibly 'not by choice'. He even references Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright's characters on the hit political drama House of Cards, where the fictional first couple, Frank and Claire Underwood (right), 'have numerous partners, including one who sleeps at the White House'. The Clinton's relationship was rocked when Bill's scandal with Monica Lewinsky (inset) was revealed in 1998. Penn opens up about the Clintons in his upcoming book, Microtrends Squared: The New Small Forces Driving Today's Big Disruptions.
Couple reveal how they're travelling the world for FREE by taking care of rich people's pets while they're away
EXCLUSIVE: Ben Harris, 26, who is originally from Virginia, and Mariano Rebattini Capurro, 28, from Argentina, spent six months travelling before they realised they needed another way to fund their wanderlust. Now, the couple have house-sat for 19 people, taking care of their pets while they're away (Inset: Mariano Rebattini Capurro, left, and Ben Harris, right, on their travels around the globe).
Doctors at the IMSS Paediatric Hospital in Guanajuato City in central Mexico successfully separated conjoined twins after a grueling all-day operation when the babies were less than 6 weeks old. They recently went back to the IMSS Paediatric Hospital for their first check-up where they were reported to be in good health.
British woman and her husband splashed $38K to turn an old yellow school bus into a VERY stylish mobile home - and now they're travelling the US with their FOUR children in tow
Debbie Mayes, 33, and her Texan husband Gabriel, 35, swapped their 5,000sq ft home for an Instagram-friendly converted school bus for them and their four children; 10-year-old Gracen, Darby, seven, five-year-old Deacon and Jovey, who is almost two. The Mayes family plan to head to either Mexico or Alaska in their stylish mobile home this summer, before snapping up some land in California to build a permanent home - but Debbie says they'll never let go of the bus.
Monkey see, monkey do! Tourist taking photos in forest manages to get cheeky primate to 'take selfie' with him
A photographer got a shock when he pulled out his camera to take a selfie in a forest on a recent trip to Bali, and saw a monkey wanted to get in the shot too. Sasha Juliard, 31, was in the Sangeh Monkey Forest, taking photos when he found the cheeky animals were only too willing to take an active part in the shots. He then decided to try to capture the perfect picture - and spent hours encouraging the monkeys to become willing participants in the shot. He said he held a peanut near the lens to make it appears as if the monkey was holding the camera.
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT Stomach churning footage shows Dena Llynette Brizzi, 48, from California having the abscess on her back drained - while the puss squirts across the room. The footage, which continues for three minutes, was shot in Pomona, California at the Pomona Valley Hospital in the ER department
Man, 30, who was celebrating a $96K lawsuit payout from a car accident is robbed of ALL the cash by two masked gunmen after he had an orgy with three prostitutes
Saul Mata Vellegas, 30, who was celebrating a $96,000 lawsuit settlement that stemmed from a car accident, was robbed of all the money by three prostitutes (all pictured) and two masked gunmen. Vellegas was celebrating at the Van Cortlandt Motel in the Bronx around 10pm Sunday night when he decided to call up some prostitutes.
Heartbreaking photos show 150 whales beached in Western Australia as sharks feast on their carcasses close to shore
At least half of the beached whales are estimated to be dead. Images of the animals (pictured) were captured by distressed locals who rushed to the scene to help. Leaarne Hollowood from Margaret River jumped out of bed to the scene when she heard about the whales on Friday morning. She described the scene as 'horrific' and said at first she thought they were all dead. When she got closer, she realised some of the whales were still alive.
It's an ambush! NYPD cops are overwhelmed by group of gleeful kids armed with snowballs in heartwarming video
Three police officers on patrol in Brooklyn found themselves ambushed by a group of gleeful kids armed with snowballs in the middle of a storm Wednesday. For the crime fighters this was one skirmish they were happy to lose, nbcnewyork.com reported. One of the officers in NYPD's Patrol Borough Brooklyn North realized that his side was outflanked and defected to the kids' side, laughingly encouraging them to 'Get 'em! Get some more snow! Hurry!' as he filmed the snow assault on his partners.
Businesswoman who splashed $500,000 on surgery to look like Kim Kardashian poses NAKED to show off the results of her transformation (including having four PINTS of silicone injected into her rear)
Jennifer Pamplona, 25, from Sao Paolo, Brazil, has spent a staggering $500,000 transforming close to every inch of her body, from having four ribs removed to four pints of fat injected into her buttocks. She believes she will be able to model way into her late 60s thanks to the alterations and finally likes posing naked, as seen in her shoot imitating Kim Kardashian-West's photos for KKW Beauty. Pictured: Before (left) recovering (top inset) and after surgery (right) and the real Kim K (bottom inset).
Historians discover three-story Philadelphia home was once an Underground Railroad refuge for hundreds of escaped slaves
Two historians discovered that a Philadelphia home on South Delhi Street was once an Underground Railroad refuge for escaped slaves. The home used to belong to African American abolitionist William Still, who famously documented stories of him helping escaped slaves in a book titled 'Underground Railroad'. Still and his wife, Letitia Still, provided shelter for slaves seeking freedom in the 1850s.
Man's VERY best friend! Adorable German Shepherd leaps and cries with excitement when his US soldier owner returns home
This German Shepherd showed he really is man's best friend when he put on a huge welcome for his owner’s return home from the armed forces. Footage, filmed in Fayetteville, North Carolina, captured the scenes unfold as the enthusiastic pup noticed his owner’s arrival and pounced on him. The soldier's dog really was a good boy as he raced toward the man and tried to hug him with his giant paws.
Woof woof... a ticket to Barking please! Meet the fluffy, four-legged #dogsonthetube stars of Instagram on London's underground
With an estimated 8.5million pet dogs in the UK it is hardly a surprise they can be found just about everywhere - even on the busy London underground. Dog lovers and owners across London have taken to Instagram to record the lives of the canine commuters who brighten up their journeys. These dogs have become experts at travelling around London - and may even be better behaved than some of their fellow human commuters. One well practiced pup is eight-year-old Gustavito who started life as a stray in east Málaga, Spain
'The MOST dangerous base jump exit in the world': Terrifying moment jumper 'shakes like jelly' as he walks along steel plank on top of a radio tower before plunging 300ft down
This is the moment two thrill-seekers made the terrifying walk over the 'Plank of death' before leaping 300ft. Andrew Toyer and Mick Hill, described online as the 'BASE jumping bandits', said that their legs turned to jelly as they walked along the plank before their jump. It is unclear where exactly the footage is filmed, but it is a radio antenna in Europe described as the 'most dangerous base jump exit in the world' by the jumpers.
Chinese passenger plane is left with an enormous hole in the nose cone after striking a bird mid-flight
A Chinese passenger plane was struck by a bird and left with a gaping hole in the nose cone during a three-hour flight. The Air China plane was smashed with a one-metre-wide (3.28 ft) hole at the front before it landed in Hong Kong International Airport. It was believed that a bird struck at the tip of the plane in mid-air as blood stains clearly marked on the damaged parts.
A life-sized animatronic Tyrannosaurus Rex burst into flames on Thursday afternoon. Zach Reynolds, the co-owner of the Royal George Dinosaur Experience in Canon City, Colorado, said he thinks the lifelike dinosaur had an electrical malfunction that caused it to catch fire. He said the T-Rex smoldered for about 10 minutes before going up in flames.