Snapshot: your world today

By Kirstin Buick
14 January 2016

Serious, wacky, juicy, heartrending — these are the stories that have people talking right now.

1. Alan Rickman passed away

The Harry Potter actor’s family confirmed the sad news, revealing he had been suffering from cancer. The illness had not been made public prior to his death.

Read more here

2. The Oscar nominees were announced

Is it finally Leo's year?

Leonardo DiCaprio's portrayal as a 19th century frontiersman who survives a bear attack scored him the Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama accolade. PHOTO: Cover Leonardo DiCaprio's portrayal as a 19th century frontiersman who survives a bear attack scored him the Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama accolade at the Golden Globes. PHOTO: Cover

See the full list of the golden statuette hopefuls here

3. A Friends reunion is FINALLY on the cards

via GIPHY
The one where the gang gets back together. Get all the details here

4. A naked man went wandering through the streets of Joburg

Unsurprisingly, he stopped traffic.

See how people reacted here

5. Khloé revealed how she found out Lamar was having multiple affairs 

The way Khloe found out Lamar was seeing other women is just awful. PHOTO: Cover The way Khloé found out Lamar was seeing other women is just awful. PHOTO: Cover

The reality star was shocked to learn her husband had cheated on her for the majority of their marriage.

Read more on that here

6. This YOU reader got her stolen iPad back within hours

The police of the Moot Police Station helped her locate her iPad 3 hours after it was stolen. PHOTO: Supplied The police of the Moot Police Station helped her locate her iPad 3 hours after it was stolen. PHOTO: Supplied

With all the negative stories we hear about the South African Police Service, the good work some excellent policemen are doing every single day often slips under the radar.

But when YOU reader Charmain’s iPad was stolen from her car, she had a very different experience of SAPS.

She shares her story

7. The new YOU hits shelves today

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For an in-depth look at your world right now, get the latest copy of YOU.

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