'There's no pink slime in our burgers': First ever behind-the-scenes look at a US McDonald's factory as part of restaurant's new myth-busting campaign to put an end to THOSE rumors

McDonald's has taken the unprecedented step of allowing cameras inside one of its secret food factory's for the first time in a bid to end the rumors and urban myths about how its Happy Meals and Big Macs are made.

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'You're so handsome I can't speak properly': Gwyneth Paltrow gushes over President Obama at $15K per plate star-studded fundraiser held at her Hollywood home

Gwyneth Paltrow has won numerous awards for her acting, but speaking apparently came with some difficulty Thursday with President Barack Obama standing beside her.

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Secret Service chief RESIGNS after knife- wielding intruder breached the White House and armed man got into President's elevator over just three days

Julia Pierson, the first woman to helm the U.S. Secret Service, resigned on Wednesday following two embarrassing episodes over just three days that underscored the once-respected agency's struggle to protect the president and the White House.

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U.S. Ebola patient helped carry convulsing pregnant woman who later died of the virus days before he flew to Texas. Four more of his neighbors died too: So how was he allowed to board a plane?

It appears an act of compassion led Thomas Eric Duncan to contract Ebola, and become the first patient diagnosed with the deadly disease on U.S. soil. Just four days before he boarded a plane bound for Dallas, Texas, Duncan helped carry his landlord's convulsing pregnant daughter to a Liberian clinic to be treated for Ebola, the New York Times reports.

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Hunt for people who came into contact with Ebola victim who was loose in Dallas for a WEEK before he sought help

Health officials are scrambling to find people who came in contact with a man who has been confirmed as the first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S. The patient, who recently flew from Liberia in West Africa to Dallas, Texas, is said to be critically ill and has been kept in isolation at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital since Sunday.

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Amanda Knox snags a new boyfriend: Convicted killer pictured passionately kissing aspiring rocker in New York

Being accused of brutally murdering her college roommate apparently hasn't impacted Amanda Knox's love life, as the 27-year-old was spotted out this weekend with a new boyfriend in New York.

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It's Mr and Mrs Clooney! George and Amal make their first appearance as man and wife and release playful loved-up snapshot

It was a day he vowed would never happen but on Saturday 27 September, George Clooney left his single days behind him. And the 53-year-old heartthrob was still celebrating on Sunday as he and his British human rights lawyer bride Amal Alamuddin, 36, hosted a brunch for family and friends at Hotel Cipriani in Venice.

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Suspect wanted in connection with realtor who went missing after showing home had been helped by police in serious car crash – then fled hospital covered in BLOOD

Police searching for a real estate agent who vanished showing a property to an unknown would-be buyer have issued an arrest warrant. Beverly Carter, 49, disappeared from an empty home in Scott, Arkansas, on Thursday - moments after neighbors spotted a stranger pull into the driveway in a pick-up truck.

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Out of breath? Thousands complete Beijing marathon wearing face masks because of the city's unbearable smog 

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Tasmanian devil is mysteriously found dead in a puddle of blood at a New Mexico zoo after someone 'threw a piece of asphalt at its skull'

Tasmanian devil is mysteriously found dead in a puddle of blood at a New Mexico zoo after someone 'threw a piece of asphalt at its skull'

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Claim that Jack the Ripper has been unmasked by DNA evidence as a Polish immigrant barber is WRONG, say experts 

Claim that Jack the Ripper has been unmasked by DNA evidence as a Polish immigrant barber is WRONG, say experts 

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She's a boy! Five hundred years after she went down with the ship, DNA testing reveals Mary Rose's dog Hatch was male

She's a boy! Five hundred years after she went down with the ship, DNA testing reveals Mary Rose's dog Hatch was male

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U.S. Ebola patient helped carry convulsing pregnant woman who later died of the virus days before he flew to Texas. Four more of his neighbors died too: So how was he allowed to board a plane?

It appears an act of compassion led Thomas Eric Duncan to contract Ebola, and become the first patient diagnosed with the deadly disease on U.S. soil. Just four days before he boarded a plane bound for Dallas, Texas, Duncan helped carry his landlord's convulsing pregnant daughter to a Liberian clinic to be treated for Ebola, the New York Times reports.
U.S. Ebola patient helped carry convulsing pregnant woman who later died of the virus days before he flew to Texas. Four more of his neighbors died too: So how was he allowed to board a plane?

Kris Jenner, Fox Deny Reports That Her Talk Show Was Terminated

Radar Online reported Wednesday that Kris Jenner's daytime talk show been canceled due to "abysmal" ratings, despite Kanye West's unusually energetic appearance last week. But both
Kris Jenner, Fox Deny Reports That Her Talk Show Was Terminated

Florida Calls on Labrador Retrievers to Stem Giant Snail Invasion

MIAMI - Florida officials trying to eradicate the Giant African Land Snail, one of the world's most destructive invasive species, plan to deploy a new
Florida Calls on Labrador Retrievers to Stem Giant Snail Invasion

Kylie Jenner Crashes Mercedes 18 Days After Her Sweet Sixteen

Accidents happen! Just 18 days after celebrating her 16th birthday, Kylie Jenner reportedly got into a car crash. According to TMZ, the model and Keeping
Kylie Jenner Crashes Mercedes 18 Days After Her Sweet Sixteen

Conjoined Twins Are Successfully Separated in Dallas

Two conjoined infants have successfully been separated through an operation last Saturday, Dallas hospital officials confirmed. Owen and Emmett Ezell were born conjoined from their breastbone
Conjoined Twins Are Successfully Separated in Dallas

Military Strike: Syria Decision Must Include Us, Congress Says

Congress wants in on the decisionmaking about Syria. House Speaker John Boehner, in a letter submitted to the White House Wednesday afternoon, asked that President Obama
Military Strike: Syria Decision Must Include Us, Congress Says

Tylenol Overdose Warnings

Bottles of Tylenol sold in the U.S. will soon bear red warnings alerting users to the potentially fatal risks of taking too much of the
Tylenol Overdose Warnings

'Fifty Shades of Grey' Cast Rumors Touch Chris Evans, Dakota Johnson

The eagerly awaited casting announcement for the stars of the "Fifty Shades of Grey" movie is expected to come in just a few weeks and
'Fifty Shades of Grey' Cast Rumors Touch Chris Evans, Dakota Johnson

Sinkhole Swallows Tree - Video

A massive sinkhole in Louisiana tugged a fresh meal of swamp trees into its depths on Wednesday night, according to local media. A sinkhole swallows a
Sinkhole Swallows Tree - Video

Scarlet Witch: Elizabeth Olsen Has No Clue About 'Avengers' Rumor

Joss Whedon is currently looking for his Scarlet Witch and he may have found her in Elizabeth Olsen. Rumors have been circulating this week that Mary
Scarlet Witch: Elizabeth Olsen Has No Clue About 'Avengers' Rumor

Are Jennifer Lawrence and Nicholas Hoult Dating Again?

Jennifer Lawrence and Nicholas Hoult have the rumor mill churning with dating stories now that they've been spotted together again. These "X-Men" stars can't seem to
Are Jennifer Lawrence and Nicholas Hoult Dating Again?

Explicit Photos from Eminem Ireland Gig Go Viral on Twitter and Instagram

A 17-year-old girl has found herself at the centre of an internet storm after web users shared explicit photographs of her giving oral sex to
Explicit Photos from Eminem Ireland Gig Go Viral on Twitter and Instagram

'Go Ahead and Marry Me Off - I'll Kill Myself': Escaped Child Bride, 11, Explains Why She Ran Away From Home

A harrowing video has been posted on online of an 11-year-old Yemeni girl who claims she ran away to escape an arranged marriage.  Nada al-Ahdal says
'Go Ahead and Marry Me Off - I'll Kill Myself': Escaped Child Bride, 11, Explains Why She Ran Away From Home

Plane crash at San Francisco airport kills 2 people

A Boeing 777 plane carrying 291 crash landed at San Francisco airport this afternoon reportedly killing at least two passengers and injuring 61. The tail of
Plane crash at San Francisco airport kills 2 people

Cameron Diaz and Penelope Cruz Appear Near Topless Together in The Counselor... 12 Years After Playing Love Rivals in Vanilla Sky

They played love rivals in the science fiction, romance and reality warp Vanilla Sky alongside the film's leading man, Tom Cruise 12 years ago. But Cameron
Cameron Diaz and Penelope Cruz Appear Near Topless Together in The Counselor... 12 Years After Playing Love Rivals in Vanilla Sky

Sylvester Stallone, 66, Adds to His Tattoo Collection at Private Appointment in Hollywood

Some stars are obsessed with their hair or their waistline or their bust size. But Sylvester Stallone appears to be obsessed with maintaining his tough guy
Sylvester Stallone, 66, Adds to His Tattoo Collection at Private Appointment in Hollywood

Miley Cyrus 'Embarrassed' by Her Role as Hannah Montana

While many Disney Channel stars have abandoned their family friendly screen personalities, Miley Cyrus went further by saying that she was “embarrassed” by her role
Miley Cyrus 'Embarrassed' by Her Role as Hannah Montana

Same-Sex Couples Cheer DOMA's Demise

Tommy Starling and Jeff Littlefield, who were legally married in California in 2008 just before the passage of Proposition 8, burst into tears when they
Same-Sex Couples Cheer DOMA's Demise

Pilot Survives Crash Landing in Wheeling

A twin-engine Beechcraft crashed just north of Chicago Executive Airport, in Wheeling, Tuesday evening. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) reported injuries to the pilot, although Wheeling
Pilot Survives Crash Landing in Wheeling

Rochelle Humes wows in floral dress and thigh high boots

By Fehintola Betiku for MailOnline Published: 08:18 GMT, 20 October 2014 | Updated: 09:51 GMT, 20 October 2014 ...

Skiing ace snaps Achilles

Aksel Lund Svindal is due to defend the downhill world title which he won in Schladming, Austria last year. STORY HIGHLIGHTS Aksel Lund Svindal tears Achilles tendon ...

'External forces' caused HK unrest?

STORY HIGHLIGHTS Hong Kong Chief Executive C.Y. Leung says the protests "have gone out of control" He says the protests have also been influenced by external forces ...

Ex-'Buffy' star arrested

Nicholas Brendon, a former star of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," was arrested in Boise, Idaho, on Friday, October 17, after police were called to a ...

Death toll climbs in search for hikers

STORY HIGHLIGHTS 39 bodies have now been found, regional administrator says 326 people have been rescued from the mountainous areas Those killed include Israelis, Canadians, Poles, Slovaks ...

Tina O'Brien and Adam Crofts welcome baby boy

By Lucy Mapstone for MailOnline Published: 11:03 GMT, 19 October 2014 | Updated: 11:58 GMT, 19 October 2014 ...

Chris Martin treats his children Apple and Moses - plus their friends - to dinner in Malibu

By Ryan Smith for MailOnline Published: 10:32 GMT, 19 October 2014 | Updated: 11:40 GMT, 19 October 2014 ...

Cara Delevingne steals the show at The Face Of An Angel premiere in London

By Francesca Menato for MailOnline Published: 22:41 GMT, 18 October 2014 | Updated: 10:22 GMT, 19 October 2014 ...

Do we need Comic Sans typewriter?

By altering a typewriter to type letters in one of the Internet's most despised fonts, designer Jesse England wants to provoke thoughts about how we ...