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People smuggler hatched an 'alarmingly amateur' plot to bring migrants across sea on jet skis

15 hours 35 min ago
A gang of people smugglers who hatched an "alarmingly amateur" plot to bring migrants across the English Channel on jet skis have been jailed.
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Russia lifts ban on women truck drivers

19 hours 50 min ago
Russia is set to allow women to take jobs as truck and train drivers, and to operate heavy machinery, lifting a ban that was intended to protect their health.
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Court orders Le Pen to have psychiatric tests

19 hours 50 min ago
French far-right leader Marine Le Pen has refused to undergo court-ordered psychiatric evaluation for tweeting photos of Isil atrocities, angrily comparing the demand to methods used by totalitarian regimes.
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Russia looms in background as Pope preaches solidarity in Baltics

19 hours 50 min ago
Pope Francis will carry a message of solidarity to the Baltic nations on a visit starting today, nearly 30 years after they broke away from the Soviet Union and as they look warily towards a newly aggressive Russia.
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Life sentence for male model who murdered fashion rival in row over girlfriend

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 22:19
A male model has been jailed for at least 25 years for murdering his more successful fashion rival in a row about a girlfriend.
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'This is what happens when you f**k with me' - 'Snapchat queen' who shared clip of dying boyfriend jailed

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 17:41
A “Snapchat queen” who posted a video of her boyfriend dying in a pool of blood has been jailed for 14 years.
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Nazi war crimes suspect (94) to face trial in German youth court

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 17:02
A 94-year-old German is to go on trial accused of being accessory to hundreds of murders in a Nazi concentration camp during World War Two, a court in the western city of Muenster said.
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Sir Elton John accepts libel damages over claim his dog inflicted "Freddy Krueger-like injuries" on child

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 11:47
Sir Elton John and David Furnish have accepted "significant" libel damages over a newspaper claim that their dog inflicted "Freddy Krueger-like injuries" on a child at a play date.
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UK warns there will be no Brexit deal unless EU softens on Irish border

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 08:08
Britain will leave the European Union without a deal unless the bloc's leaders soften their position on the Irish border, Transport Secretary Chris Grayling told the BBC.
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Meghan's mom a surprise guest at Grenfell cook-book launch

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 02:30
Meghan Markle's mother has paid tribute to the "power of women" as she made a surprise appearance at the launch of a Grenfell kitchen book launch.
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'Head over heels' - Meghan Markle joined by Prince Harry and her mother Doria at new Grenfell community cookbook launch

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 23:25
Meghan Markle brought her mother to the launch of the Grenfell community cookbook she has championed - and helped prepare lunch for the guests.
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'His memory of the incident is vague at best' - Drunk burglar used giraffe sculpture to smash his way into shop

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 20:47
A drunk burglar has been given a community order after using a giraffe sculpture as a battering ram to smash his way into a shop.
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Nurse who used voodoo threats to coerce women into working as prostitutes has sex trafficking sentence increased

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 20:14
A London-based nurse who used voodoo threats to traffick vulnerable women from Nigeria to Germany to work as prostitutes has had her 14-year prison sentence increased.
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'Multiple victims' in Maryland shooting as public urged to avoid the area

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 16:23
THERE are "multiple victims" of a shooting in Maryland and there have been fatalities, the local sheriff's office has confirmed.
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Woman died after drinking Flash floor cleaner left in water jug by hospital beside, inquest hears

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 12:43
A jury in the inquest of an elderly hospital patient who died after drinking Flash floor cleaner left in a water jug by her bedside has resumed its deliberations.
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Two boys (15) arrested on suspicion of preparing for terrorist acts

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 12:08
Two 15-year-old boys have been arrested on suspicion of preparing for terrorist acts.
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Comedy writer and king of the blooper reel Norden dies at 96

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 02:30
Denis Norden, the former host of 'It'll Be Alright on the Night' and comedy writer, has died aged 96.
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'Putin wants me dead' - model

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 02:30
A Russian model who claims she was one of two people who fell ill at a Salisbury restaurant says she was targeted by assassins sent by Vladimir Putin.
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Plastics 'entering food chain via mosquitoes'

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 02:30
Mosquito larvae have been observed ingesting microplastics that can be passed up the food chain, researchers said yesterday, potentially uncovering a new way the particles could damage the environment.
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Sex attack case opens amid Nobel scandal

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 02:30
The man at the centre of a sex abuse and financial crimes scandal tarnishing the academy that awards the Nobel Prize in Literature went on trial in Sweden yesterday.
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