News & Goss in Five

News & Goss in Five

Monty by Monty
March 18th, 2014

Mick Jagger’s girlfriend commits suicide.

Mick Jagger was “completely shocked and devastated” to hear that his model and designer girlfriend had committed suicide.


L’Wren Scott committed suicide in her luxurious Manhattan apartment, according to her spokesperson.

She was found dead inside the apartment at 200 Eleventh Avenue around 10am local time.

A law enforcement official said there was no sign of foul play and Scott, 47, did not leave behind a note.

DNA helping athletes with injury.

British runner Jenny Meadows is using a revolutionary DNA test designed to prevent injury and improve her performance ahead of the Commonwealth Games.


The test is the brainchild of London-based company DNAFit, which obtains genetic profiles — using a simple mouth swab — to identify genes that make athletes prone to certain injuries. It can also help to tailor a program of training and nutrition to fit their DNA.

Just one Royal baby for now.

When William was asked if he and his wife, Kate, are planning to expand their family, William said: “Maybe one day. One’s enough at the moment.’’


A soldier asked the prince the question Monday as the royal couple visited the Irish Guards at their military base in Aldershot in southern England to mark St. Patrick’s Day.

So no more Royal bubs in the foreseeable future.

Tinder is going from strength to strength.

Since the dating app Tinder launched in September 2012 it has exploded with popularity.

• 1 billion matches so far

• 800 million swipes per day

• 10 million matches per day

• Five per cent of Australia’s entire population have a Tinder profile

• At least 300 marriage proposals to date

• Used in 24 languages


The app was founded by Sean Rad and Justin Mateen, a pair of 27-year-old entrepreneurs who “seeded” it in the University of Southern California with just 300 people. By the end of the week it had 1000 users and a new craze was born.

19 Year old Connor Cruise opens up about Nicole Kidman

Connor Cruise claims that the rumours of an estranged relationship with his mother are greatly exaggerated, and actually it’s pretty solid!


The DJ revealed to Women’s Day while in Australia for a music gig, “I love my mum. I don’t care what people say. I know that me and mum are solid. I love her a lot. My family means everything. Yeah, I love my music, but the family comes before everything else.”