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VIDEO: KELLY ROWLAND – ‘COMMANDER’

Singer Kelly Rowland performed her new single Commander at the Winter Music Conference. This track has just been released and Kelly is out there working to promote it. I like Kelly and I actually like the track. I just want to see this woman WIN! But I am beginning to think that others who class themselves as being family/friends don’t. Solange Knowles has just “conveniently” announced that she’s written a song for her sister Beyonce and posted the video (sneak peek) on []

UK NEWS: ICELANDIC VOLCANIC ALERT GROUNDS UK FLIGHTS

Via BBC News All flights in and out of the UK and several other European countries have been suspended as ash from a volcanic eruption in Iceland moves south. Up to 4,000 flights are being cancelled with airspace closed in Norway, Sweden, Finland and Denmark among others. The UK’s air traffic control service (Nats) said no flights would be allowed in UK airspace until at least 0700 BST on Friday amid fears of engine damage. The airspace restriction was the worst in []

JOSEF FRITZL SENTENCED TO LIFE IMPRISONMENT FOR RAPING AND ENSLAVING DAUGHTER

Via BBC News Austrian Josef Fritzl, who kept his daughter in a cellar and fathered her seven children, has been convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment. Fritzl, 73, was found guilty of all charges against him, including rape, incest, murder and enslavement. He showed no obvious emotion at the verdict, telling the court that he accepted it and would not appeal. The court ordered that Fritzl should serve his life sentence in a secure psychiatric facility. The judge said he could speak []

SICK NEWS OF THE DAY: MOTHER FED SON’S FLESH TO RELATIVES

A boy’s flesh was fed to cannibal relatives after his mum kept him locked in a cellar, a court has heard. Ondrej Mauerova, 8, was partially skinned by his relatives who then ate the raw human flesh, a court has heard. Klara Mauerova – a member of a sinister religious cult – wept in court as she admitted torturing her son Ondrej and his ten year-old brother Jakub. The two boys told how their mother and relatives had also stubbed cigarettes out []