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Madeleine McCann 'was brought to caves near apartment after kidnapping' - investigator

3 hours 25 min ago
A Portuguese investigator has suggested that Madeleine McCann may have been taken to caves nearby after her kidnapping and that the caves have never been searched.
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Emergency teams race to contain oil slick after ferry crash at popular holiday resort

5 hours 21 min ago
Emergency teams in the Canary Islands raced on Saturday to contain a three-kilometre oil slick caused by a ferry crashing into underwater fuel pipes, the regional government said in a statement.
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Voting in cliffhanger presidential election begins in France

6 hours 37 min ago
Voting began in France on Sunday in the first round of a bitterly fought presidential election that is crucial to the future of Europe and a closely-watched test of voters' anger with the political establishment.
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Police arrest boyfriend of reality TV star over London nightclub acid attack

7 hours 21 min ago
Arthur Collins, the boyfriend of reality TV star Ferne McCann, has been arrested in connection with the east London nightclub acid attack, which left two revellers partially blinded and others disfigured.
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Deluge of fake news swamps Twitter in France

12 hours 17 min ago
French voters have been deluged with fake news stories on their social media feeds ahead of the country's presidential election, many from sources "exposed to Russian influence", new research has found.
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Supermarket salad healthier than the homegrown variety

12 hours 17 min ago
'Superfood' vegetables grown in back gardens and allotments may actually be less healthy than those that have been sitting on a supermarket shelf for a week.
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Deep divides and hopes in election day France

12 hours 17 min ago
Surrounded by farms producing goat's cheese and foie gras, the medieval town of Donzy in deepest Burgundy is, in many ways, textbook "la France profonde". With a population of 1,660, it boasts a church, two doctors, a butcher, two bakers, three cafes, three schools and a retirement home. There are two factories making drinking straws and umbrellas on the outskirts, and a football pitch.
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Blair calls for voters to block May's plan

12 hours 17 min ago
Tony Blair has predicted Theresa May will win a "large majority" in the UK general election but called for a "movement" of pro-EU voters to prevent her getting a mandate for a "Brexit at any cost".
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Pope comforts sister of elderly French priest who was slain by Islamic militants

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 20:01
Pope Francis has comforted the sister of an elderly French priest who was slain by Islamic militants as the pontiff paid tribute to the courage of modern-day Christian martyrs.
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Female teacher who took part in four-person orgy with teen girl pupil banned from classroom for life

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 09:49
A female teacher who took part in a four-person orgy with a sixth form girl during a two-year affair has been banned from the classroom for life.
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Irish priest tells of 'fear in the air' after attack

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 02:30
An Irish priest in Paris has said that Thursday's terror attack has become a familiar sight.
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Introverted loner lived with mother

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 02:30
Karim Cheurfi was a deeply troubled, introverted and "psychologically fragile character" but appeared unlikely to get involved in Islamist extremism, according to his former lawyer.
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Terror attack puts security front and centre - which suits Le Pen

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 02:30
It was what many French had dreaded. A terrorist attack just before presidential elections in which Marine Le Pen, the leader of the far-right Front National, is one of the leading candidates.
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'We never talked properly about Diana's death,' admit princes

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 02:30
Britain's Princes William and Harry have admitted they failed to talk to each other enough about the death of their mother and that not doing so only made matters worse.
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May insists British election result is 'not certain' as she makes foreign aid pledge

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 02:30
British Prime Minister Theresa May has said that she is not taking anything for granted as she gears up for a snap election in June, in which polls suggest her Conservative Party is heading for a landslide victory.
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French police probe whether gunman had an accomplice

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 02:30
Investigators are trying to find out whether the man who shot dead a policeman in Paris had accomplices, a prosecutor said, adding that he had shown no previous signs of radicalisation despite a long prison record.
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'Casino Royale cash plot' behind Dortmund bus bomb, say police

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 02:30
A man has been arrested in Germany on suspicion of bombing a Borussia Dortmund team bus in an elaborate financial scam reminiscent of the James Bond film 'Casino Royale'.
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No surge for Le Pen after police murder, says last-minute poll

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 02:30
Marine Le Pen failed to secure a last-minute presidential election surge ahead of centrist front-runner Emmanuel Macron in the wake of the Champs-Elysées terror shooting, a last-minute poll suggested yesterday.
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William pokes fun at 'Dad dancing' on ski trip during BBC radio interview

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 18:39
Prince William has seen the funny side of his lads-only skiing trip which saw him mocked for his "dad dancing" - saying it is best for him to "keep away" from the dance floor.
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Policeman killed in Paris attack was on duty during Bataclan massacre

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 15:56
The policeman killed on the Champs-Elysees was on duty during the terror attacks in Paris in November 2015.
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