I’ve never really got the hype about Kim Kardashian. Yes, it’s fact that she has a bigger bum than most women, but that’s pretty much it. So if we’re going to go off that fact, then Kathy Ferreiro – the so called ‘Cuban Kim K’ – absolutely wipes the floor with old Mrs Kardashian-West. She’s also 13 years younger at 21-years-old and is currently based out of Miami. The cosmetics distributor has racked up 1.4 million followers on Instagram, which if we’re honest, is a lot of people. And this is why… ...

Pope Francis today issued a blistering critique of the Vatican bureaucracy that serves him while delivering a Christmas message to cardinals, bishops and priests who run the Holy See. Rather than offering a traditional good-willed festive greeting, the pontiff described how some of those under him lust for power at all costs and lead hypocritical double-lives He suggested others suffer from ‘spiritual Alzheimer’s’ and forget they’re supposed to be joyful men of God – while offering a sobering catalog of the...

When you’re sitting in traffic, sipping your morning coffee, and dreading your commute to work, think of Thurmond Alford. Since 2012, Alford, 44, has traveled 220 miles (seven hours total), going through three major cities, nine different counties, and passing three large rivers almost every weekday for narly 12 years. Not for any special occasion or life-threatening circumstance, but as part of his daily work commute. Travel: Thurmond Alford, 44, (photographed) has traveled 220 miles (seven hours total) almost every weekday...

An entrepreneurial 11-year-old girl had her business dreams dashed after local council staff forced her to shut down her lemonade stall. The child, who has not been named, whipped up a delicious range of treats to sell near her house but someone reported her to the red-tape enforcers at Bunbury City Council, in Western Australia, The West Australian reports. Lemon meringue pie, lemon butter cupcakes and fresh organic lemonade were all on offer from ‘11am until sold out’ on 19 December, said the girl in a handwritten poster. Her outraged...

A tiny disc planted under the skin could offer a revolutionary rheumatoid arthritis treatment and reduce crippling joint pain. The device, the size of a 50p coin, modifies signals from the body’s nervous system to reduce inflammation caused by the auto-immune disease. Early trials are said to have changed the lives of patients who were virtually immobilised by pain. Implants due to be inserted into the vagus nerve: 20 volunteers had a unit implanted in the chest below the collar bone. A wire runs from the unit to the...

A former actress who once identified as Sammy Davis Jr.’s road wife has come forward to accuse Bill Cosby of raping her in a Michigan hotel room in the early 1970s. Katherine McKee, now 65, alleged Monday that Cosby forced himself on her after inviting her to a party on a boat in Detroit. Then a radiant young actress who’d appeared on Sanford and Son and even Cosby’s own The Bill Cosby Show, McKee never publicly discussed the incident until now. Another accuser: Katherine McKee (right) was a radiant young...

Earth’s true colour has been revealed in amazing detail by a Japanese weather satellite. From a distance of 22,240 miles (35,790km), the satellite shows what our planet looks like before any filters or image enhancements are made to the shot. And the incredibly high resolution image also highlights stunning details on Earth including clouds, oceans and Australia’s vast desert. The Japan Meteorological Agency’s Himawari-8 satellite has returned its first true colour image of Earth, seen here. It wascaptured using all 16...

His success as a blues and rock singer lasted decades, with the Beatles cover reaching number one in 1968. Cocker found international fame following his performance at Woodstock in 1969, where his storming set was regarded as one of the highlights of the festival. He won his first Grammy in 1983 and an Oscar for his duet with Jennifer Warnes, Up Where We Belong, which was used in the soundtrack of Richard Gere film An Officer And A Gentleman. He will also be remembered for his 1975 hit You Are So Beautiful and Delta Lady. The...

The daughter of Eric Garner, whose chokehold death at the hands of a cop sparked mass protests against the NYPD, offered her support today for the family of two murdered officers. Emerald Snipes, 22, laid a wreath at the site where a cop-hunting gunman killed Officers Rafael Ramos and Weinjen Liu, and said she knows how it feels to spend the holidays without a father. ‘I just had to come out and let their family know that we stand with them, and I’m going to send my prayers and condolences to all the families who are suffering...

Living like country royalty comes with a hefty price tag. Tim McGraw and Faith Hill are a power country couple and real estate tycoons. According to Zillow, just last year, they sold a part of their $20 million 753-acre estate outside of Nashville, but they are now selling the remaining 623 acres as two properties for $18.5 million. The larger 353 acre part comes with a log home from 1800. For $10 million, it has 3 bedrooms, 4 baths, a 12-stall barn and a guest house. PHOTOS: Country Stars’ Best Styles Then and Now The lesser...