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 Former college golf star Barquín Arozamena found dead on Iowa course 20m Updated Former college golf star Barquín Arozamena found dead on Iowa course
Former Iowa State University golf champion Celia Barquin Arozamena, 22, was found dead at Coldwater Golf Links in Ames in Iowa on Monday. Collin Daniel Richards, 22, was charged.
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Ireland collects more than €14bn in disputed taxes from Apple21m Ireland collects more than €14bn in disputed taxes from Apple
Money will be held in escrow fund pending appeal against European Union tax ruling Ireland’s government has fully recovered more than €14bn (£12.4bn) in disputed taxes and interest from Apple, which it will hold in an escrow fund pending its appeal against a European Union tax ruling. The European commission ruled in August 2016
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23m Updated Golf champion murdered on US course
Iowa State University has paid tribute to student and European champion golfer Celia Barquín Arozamena, who was found dead on a golf course Monday.
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 Judge throws out case against SAS soldiers over Brecon Beacons deaths 29m Updated Judge throws out case against SAS soldiers over Brecon Beacons deaths
Two SAS soldiers were brought before a court martial over the deaths of three reservists in high temperatures in the Welsh hills in July 2013.
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Police chiefs prepare plans to quell disorder if no-deal Brexit occurs31m Police chiefs prepare plans to quell disorder if no-deal Brexit occurs
There are 21,000 fewer officers compared with 2011 when riots erupted across England Police chiefs have been preparing plans to quell any disorder after a no-deal Brexit and have said it would mean the loss of an array of vital crime-fighting tools, with any replacements being less effective.
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Merkel’s Spy Chief Is Removed After Public Rift50m Merkel’s Spy Chief Is Removed After Public Rift
The standoff had raised questions about whether Germany’s security apparatus was too close to the far right to monitor extremist groups effectively.
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Merkel’s Spy Chief Is Removed After Public Rift <div> </div>50m Merkel’s Spy Chief Is Removed After Public Rift
The standoff had raised questions about whether Germany’s security apparatus was too close to the far right to monitor extremist groups effectively.
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The Guardian view on US-China trade wars: careful what you start | Editorial54m The Guardian view on US-China trade wars: careful what you start | Editorial
The tit-for-tat between the two countries continues, but macho political posturing will not deal with the real issues“It is easier to start a war than to end it,” Gabriel García Márquez once observed. This is true even when the skirmishes are fought over cotton hammocks, ornamental fish, motorboats and soya bean oil rather than territory. On Monday, Donald Trump ramped up his trade offensive by announcing that the US would
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Chemnitz unrest: German top spy Maassen forced out56m Updated Chemnitz unrest: German top spy Maassen forced out
Germany's domestic intelligence chief is moved to another post amid a row over far-right violence.
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56m E-cigarette warnings to appear in US high school bathrooms
The US Food and Drug Administration will stage a massive education campaign aimed at the nearly 10.7 million teens at risk for e-cigarette use and potential addiction, the agency said Tuesday.
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China Retaliates With Tariffs on $60 Billion of U.S. Goods56m Updated China Retaliates With Tariffs on $60 Billion of U.S. Goods
China announced new tariffs on $60 billion of U.S. goods, following up on retaliation pledges after the Trump administration’s move to impose levies on $200 billion of Chinese imports.
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Celia Barquín: European golf champion murdered in Iowa1h Updated Celia Barquín: European golf champion murdered in Iowa
A man is charged with murder after Spanish golfer Celia Barquín is found dead on an Iowa golf course.
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1h 2m Kavanaugh hearing uncertain Monday
Republican sources on Capitol Hill say it's uncertain if the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing scheduled for Monday to address the sexual assault accusation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will actually occur.
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Coventry bus crash: Kailash Chander was driving dangerously1h 3m Updated Coventry bus crash: Kailash Chander was driving dangerously
Kailash Chander was diagnosed with dementia after a crash which left two dead, a court is told.
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Disputed ownership of Citizen Lane’s art | Letter1h 3m Disputed ownership of Citizen Lane’s art | Letter
Ownership of 39 paintings collected by Hugh Lane in the early years of the 20th century is disputed because of a codicil to his will leaving the paintings to found a gallery of modern art in Dublin, writes the historian
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1h 4m China strikes back at US with tariffs on $60 billion of goods
China has fired back at the United States after President Donald Trump ramped up the trade war with his biggest wave of tariffs yet.
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Spanish golf champion Celia Barquín found dead on Iowa course1h 6m Spanish golf champion Celia Barquín found dead on Iowa course
Man charged with murdering 22-year-old, whose body was discovered on Monday Police in the US have charged a man with first-degree murder after the body of a promising young Spanish golf champion was found on a course in Iowa. Celia Barquín Arozamena, 22, who won the European Ladies’ Amateur Championship in July was from Cantabria, northern Spain, and had been studying civil engineering at Iowa State University.
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 Interior designer is told she must pay up over Chelsea flat damage 1h 10m Interior designer is told she must pay up over Chelsea flat damage
Olivia Walton (pictured), 28, was again ordered to pay Michele Napp over damage caused to her flat in Chelsea, London, and had the fee increased to £120,000 due to legal costs.
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Putin Calls Downing of Russian Plane in Syria ‘Tragic,’ Absolves Israel1h 19m Updated Putin Calls Downing of Russian Plane in Syria ‘Tragic,’ Absolves Israel
Tensions briefly flared after the plane was destroyed by Syrian antiaircraft missiles that were countering Israeli warplanes striking targets in Syria.
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 NYPD officer shoots and kills 911 caller after she lunged with a knife 1h 20m Updated NYPD officer shoots and kills 911 caller after she lunged with a knife
Authorities said Susan Muller, 54, of Queens, New York, called 911 at about 5.30pm on Monday and told responding officers there was an armed woman in her home.
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Surprise truce brokered by Turkey and Russia spares Idlib – for now1h 27m Surprise truce brokered by Turkey and Russia spares Idlib – for now
One-month pause could lead to Syrian province staying out of the hands of Assad indefinitely Relieved locals and rebel groups in Idlib have been trying to unpick details of an
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U.K. Police Investigate New Allegation Against Harvey Weinstein1h 29m Updated U.K. Police Investigate New Allegation Against Harvey Weinstein
The case brings to 11 the number of women in Britain who have accused the American movie producer of sexual misconduct.
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Russian aircrew deaths: Putin and Netanyahu defuse tension1h 30m Updated Russian aircrew deaths: Putin and Netanyahu defuse tension
Fifteen personnel died when an aircraft was downed by Syrian fire after Israel launched an air raid.
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Pussy Riot Activist May Have Been Poisoned, German Doctors Say1h 38m Pussy Riot Activist May Have Been Poisoned, German Doctors Say
Pyotr Verzilov suddenly lost his sight, speech and mobility after spending time at a Moscow court. He is being treated in a Berlin hospital.
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Trilobites: What 13,000 Patents Involving the DNA of Sea Life Tell Us About the Future1h 44m Updated Trilobites: What 13,000 Patents Involving the DNA of Sea Life Tell Us About the Future
Whether a single private entity should be able to set the direction of how the genes of so many living things are used was a piece of a broader debate at the United Nations this month.
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Migration report plans could increase labour shortages, business leaders say - Politics live1h 45m Updated Migration report plans could increase labour shortages, business leaders say - Politics live
Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen
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 Stephen Darby retires from football with motor Neurone disease 1h 56m Updated Stephen Darby retires from football with motor Neurone disease
Former Bolton Wanderers defender Stephen Darby, a right-back who married England women's captain Steph Houghton in June, said it was 'with great sadness' that he was hanging up his boots.
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Facebook sued over allegations of gender bias in male-targeted job ads1h 56m Facebook sued over allegations of gender bias in male-targeted job ads
Lawsuit claims that Facebook provides job ads which allows employers to choose who they want based on their age and sex Facebook and a group of 10 employers are being sued by workers for alleged gender discrimination after job adverts on the social media site targeted male users and did not appear to women. The case is being brought by three female workers and the union, the Communications Workers of America, which represents hundreds of thousands of female workers.
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Ex-L.A. Times Beijing Bureau Chief Resigns Amid Sexual Misconduct Claims2h Ex-L.A. Times Beijing Bureau Chief Resigns Amid Sexual Misconduct Claims
Jonathan Kaiman, a former foreign correspondent for the newspaper, faced accusations by two women. He had been suspended in May.
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Florence death toll rises to 32 as floodwaters linger in North Carolina2h Florence death toll rises to 32 as floodwaters linger in North Carolina
Storm has claimed lives in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia, including a one-year-old boy The death toll from Hurricane Florence had increased to 32 people on Tuesday morning, as officials rushed to get relief to a North Carolina city still largely marooned from the rest of the state by flood water. The storm has claimed lives in three states, including 25 in North Carolina, according to a count by the Associated Press.
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 Emmys: John McCain and Anthony Bourdain remembered during In Memoriam 2h Updated Emmys: John McCain and Anthony Bourdain remembered during In Memoriam
Other notable names remembered during the video montage shown during Monday night's ceremony in Los Angeles included Aretha Franklin, Burt Reynolds and Hugh Hefner.
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Myanmar’s ‘Gravest Crimes’ Against Rohingya Demand Action, U.N. Says2h Updated Myanmar’s ‘Gravest Crimes’ Against Rohingya Demand Action, U.N. Says
A new report detailing a litany of alleged atrocities calls for heavy sanctions and the complete overhaul of the country’s military.
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Russian Pussy Riot Member Likely Poisoned, German Doctors Confirm2h Updated Russian Pussy Riot Member Likely Poisoned, German Doctors Confirm
A member of Pussy Riot, a Russian punk group that has drawn the spotlight for its anti-Kremlin protests, was likely poisoned with an unknown substance, according to German doctors, the latest in a string of similar cases involving critics of the Kremlin.
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 New Prime Ministers after Theresa May will not be allowed to change Brexit deal says Michel Barnier 2h New Prime Ministers after Theresa May will not be allowed to change Brexit deal says Michel Barnier
According to a report of a meeting with Michel Barnier in Brussels last week, EU negotiators are set to announce that any deal struck by Theresa May cannot be changed by her successor.
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Egypt hotel deaths: Pair moved grandchild to another room2h Egypt hotel deaths: Pair moved grandchild to another room
A British couple who died while on holiday in Egypt moved their granddaughter out of their room when she complained of a "musty smell" that made her feel unwell, an inquest has heard.
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2h New sphinx uncovered in Egypt
Some amazing archeological finds involve daring adventures into hidden tombs. Others -- as is the case with the discovery of a beautiful new sphinx in Egypt -- simply involve a spot of drainage.
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Trade War Escalates. Stock Markets Shrug. Here’s Why.2h Trade War Escalates. Stock Markets Shrug. Here’s Why.
In China, Europe and the U.S., stock indexes rose slightly, after President Trump imposed new tariffs on China and China retaliated with its own tariffs.
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2h Soon-Yi Previn on marriage to Woody Allen
Soon-Yi Previn has broken her silence to defend husband Woody Allen against allegations of molestation and to accuse her adopted mother Mia Farrow of abusing her emotionally and physically as a child.
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Storm Ali approach brings amber weather warning3h Updated Storm Ali approach brings amber weather warning
The Met Office warns of winds of up to 80 mph, which could endanger life.
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3h Turkey and Russia to create buffer zone in rebel-held Idlib
Russia and Turkey have agreed to create a demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib province, potentially thwarting a large-scale military operation and impending humanitarian disaster in the country's last rebel stronghold.
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3h Only a fool takes Putin at his word in Syria
Trusting Russia to keep its word in Syria is rather like believing in good faith that its intelligence agents only visited the UK to see Salisbury Cathedral.
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14 Pakistani Schools Burned. Locals Wonder if the Army Wanted It.3h 14 Pakistani Schools Burned. Locals Wonder if the Army Wanted It.
Along a cluster of Chinese development projects, a wave of arson is followed by military reinforcement, and a reminder that girls’ education is vulnerable.
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 Landlord makes his small village pub the first in the country to go completely cashless 3h Updated Landlord makes his small village pub the first in the country to go completely cashless
The new cash-less system is going down well with customers at the Boot pub at Freston, in Suffolk, while staff are delighted to avoid the late-night cash-count and 10 mile round trip to the bank each day.
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Russia Blames Israel for Loss of Plane Shot Down by Syria Air Defenses3h Updated Russia Blames Israel for Loss of Plane Shot Down by Syria Air Defenses
Russia blamed Israel for the loss of a reconnaissance plane downed accidentally by Syrian forces during a raid by Israeli fighter jets, raising tensions between two nations that have painstakingly avoided direct conflict in Syria until now.
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Senior UN gender and youth official sacked over sexual misconduct3h Senior UN gender and youth official sacked over sexual misconduct
Ravi Karkara dismissed after investigation upholds men’s complaints that they were harassed by UN Women adviser A senior UN official tasked with promoting gender equality and youth partnerships has been sacked for sexual misconduct following claims made against him by younger male colleagues. Ravi Karkara, an Indian national based in New York, was dismissed from his post at UN Women on Friday following an investigation lasting nearly 15 months.
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 What Christine Ford told friends when she started going public over claims Kavanaugh assaulted her  3h Updated What Christine Ford told friends when she started going public over claims Kavanaugh assaulted her 
Christine Blasey Ford feared an an avalanche of attacks would fall upon her if it were to become public she had accused Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her in high school. 
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Sir Vince Cable: Brexit not inevitable and must be stopped3h Sir Vince Cable: Brexit not inevitable and must be stopped
The Lib Dem leader says Brexit "can and must be stopped" in his big party conference speech.
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 Shackled Texas woman reveals her boyfriend left her a suicide note 3h Shackled Texas woman reveals her boyfriend left her a suicide note
The woman, only identified as Lauren, was caught on CCTV frantically ringing her neighbors' doorbells in Montgomery, Texas , on August 24 in the middle of the night.
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 Hyena bites buffalo on the balls after fight with lions 3h Updated Hyena bites buffalo on the balls after fight with lions
The buffalo inadvertently attracted the hyena with his loud calls for help when the pride of lions attacked him in Kruger National Park, South Africa. The hyena could not bring the bull down.
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Extreme Poverty Concentrates in Sub-Saharan Africa3h Updated Extreme Poverty Concentrates in Sub-Saharan Africa
The number of people living in extreme poverty is becoming concentrated in some of the most unstable and populous parts of Africa, raising the risk of political violence and devastating disease outbreaks.
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 NYPD officer shoots and kills 911 caller after she lunged at them with a knife when they arrived  3h Updated NYPD officer shoots and kills 911 caller after she lunged at them with a knife when they arrived 
Authorities said Susan Muller, 54, of Queens, New York, called 911 at about 5.30pm on Monday and told responding officers there was an armed woman in her home.
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Emmy Awards 2018: Matthew Rhys surprises fans with accent3h Emmy Awards 2018: Matthew Rhys surprises fans with accent
Welsh actor Matthew Rhys surprised fans when he accepted his Emmy award in his native accent.
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3h Updated Syria accidentally shoots down Russian military plane
Turkey, Russia to create Syria buffer zone
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 European champion Celia Barquín Arozamena found dead on Iowa golf course: Man charged with murder 3h European champion Celia Barquín Arozamena found dead on Iowa golf course: Man charged with murder
Former Iowa State University golf champion Celia Barquin Arozamena, 22, was found dead at Coldwater Golf Links in Ames in Iowa on Monday. Collin Daniel Richards, 22, was charged.
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Ferrari pre-sells entire new supercar range despite £1m+ price tag3h Ferrari pre-sells entire new supercar range despite £1m+ price tag
Luxury carmaker calls new Monza models the ‘closest driving experience to F1’ Ferrari has announced a new open-top supercar it describes as “probably the closest and purest driving experience to Formula 1” – and has already pre-sold the whole production run, despite a likely £1m-plus price tag. At a private event for devoted customers at its headquarters in Maranello, Italy, the company said it would produce less than 500 of the 810hp Monza models, which can reach 62mph in 2.9 seconds.
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 Shackled woman reveals her boyfriend left her a suicide note 4h Shackled woman reveals her boyfriend left her a suicide note
The woman, only identified as Lauren, was caught on CCTV frantically ringing her neighbors' doorbells in Montgomery, Texas , on August 24 in the middle of the night.
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 UK weather: Storm Helene smashes Scotland and England with 80mph gusts 4h Updated UK weather: Storm Helene smashes Scotland and England with 80mph gusts
Remnants of Storm Helene are set to move out today, before Storm Ali arrives tomorrow - prompting the Met Office to issue a warning for wind across northern England, Wales and Scotland.
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China Once Looked Tough on Trade. Now Its Options Are Dwindling.4h Updated China Once Looked Tough on Trade. Now Its Options Are Dwindling.
China will impose tariffs on another $60 billion of U.S. imports. But Beijing is running out of American goods to target as the trade war intensifies.
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 Countdown to Brexit: The key milestones are the road to exit day 4h Updated Countdown to Brexit: The key milestones are the road to exit day
Britain will cease to be a member of the European Union at 11pm on March 29, 2019, exactly two years after Theresa May triggered Article 50 to officially start negotiations.
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Ukip did not break donation rules, watchdog finds4h Ukip did not break donation rules, watchdog finds
Electoral Commission rules polling by eurosceptic alliance in 2015 was not done to help party Polling conducted in constituencies and on eurosceptic issues of “potential strategic significance” to Ukip did not breach UK donation rules, an investigation has found. The Electoral Commission said the research could have benefited the party but did not conclude it was done to help Ukip or that the party received any of the results.
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Men acquitted over fatal SAS march4h Updated Men acquitted over fatal SAS march
Three reservists died after a selection exercise in the Brecon Beacons on one of the hottest days of 2013.
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Sir Vince Cable Lib Dem conference speech focuses on Brexit4h Updated Sir Vince Cable Lib Dem conference speech focuses on Brexit
The Lib Dem leader tells his party conference "fundamentalists" will leave the UK in economic pain.
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BMW plans to shut Mini plant for a month after Brexit day4h BMW plans to shut Mini plant for a month after Brexit day
Carmaker says Cowley closure minimises impact of supply disruption if there is no deal BMW plans to shut its Mini plant for a month after the UK’s official departure from the European Union, to minimise the impact of a no-deal Brexit that it fears would cause a shortage of parts. The German carmaker said it was bringing forward annual maintenance work at the site in Cowley, Oxford – which turns out 1,000 Minis a day – to coincide with the weeks immediately following the UK’s exit from the EU.
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Bieber and Baldwin married, says uncle Alec4h Bieber and Baldwin married, says uncle Alec
Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin have got married, according to her uncle Alec Baldwin.
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Hunt is first UK minister to give speech in Japanese4h Hunt is first UK minister to give speech in Japanese
Jeremy Hunt has been praised for becoming the first UK minister to give a speech in Japanese.
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Ben Stokes and Alex Hales charged with bringing game into disrepute4h Updated Ben Stokes and Alex Hales charged with bringing game into disrepute
Ben Stokes and Alex Hales are charged with bringing the game into disrepute by the ECB following an incident outside a Bristol nightclub.
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Mini plant to close for a month post-Brexit4h Updated Mini plant to close for a month post-Brexit
The BMW-owned factory will shut down to avoid disruption in the event of a no-deal departure.
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Violence in Cameroon’s anglophone regions ‘spiralling out of control’4h Violence in Cameroon’s anglophone regions ‘spiralling out of control’
Amnesty warns separatist attacks could escalate, as armed men target school Brutal attacks on civilians and security forces in anglophone regions of Cameroon have escalated in recent weeks and could rise even further in the run-up to presidential elections next month, rights groups have warned. A self-declared member of the Ambazonia Liberation Forces appeared in a new video alongside images of a soldier’s decapitated head, according to Amnesty’s experts, who said the head had bruises on it and lay on a blood-soaked white cloth next to what could be the man’s genitalia.
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 Homeowner who shot dead planning official on live TV after a heated row dies aged 77 4h Updated Homeowner who shot dead planning official on live TV after a heated row dies aged 77
Albert Dryden, 77, gunned down Harry Collinson in front of journalists over a planning row when his illegally-built bungalow was due to be demolished in Butsfield, County Durham in 1991.
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Storm Ali to batter UK with 80mph winds and rain4h Storm Ali to batter UK with 80mph winds and rain
Warning of danger to life from flying debris as warm weather gives way to autumnal gusts Scotland, Northern Ireland and the north of England have been advised to batten down the hatches for the first named storm of the season.
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China hits back at US with $60bn of new tariffs4h China hits back at US with $60bn of new tariffs
Response to Donald Trump’s imposition of $200bn tariffs further escalates trade war
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 British woman jailed in Dubai for champagne-fuelled fight 4h Updated British woman jailed in Dubai for champagne-fuelled fight
Asa Hutchinson, 22, was with two male friends and female friend when a champagne-fuelled row erupted in Dubai after they took pictures of the man while he was asleep.
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4h Man loses hands and feet after dog-related infection
By the time Greg Manteufel, 48, reached the hospital in late June, "my face was all red and blue, and it started going down the rest of my body," he said.
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4h Updated Pussy Riot member was probably poisoned, German medics say
German doctors say there is a "high plausibility" that a member of the Russian protest group Pussy Riot, who was taken ill in Russia last week, was poisoned.
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Burkina Faso mass botched FGM leaves 50 girls hospitalised4h Burkina Faso mass botched FGM leaves 50 girls hospitalised
Girls as young as four taken to hospital amid fears that cutters are targeting younger girls and crossing borders to avoid detection Around 50 girls, including some as young as four, are being treated in hospital in Burkina Faso after they underwent female genital mutilation (FGM). Two women, along with some of the girls’ relatives, have been arrested. Not all the girls who underwent the circumcision have been traced, the minister of women’s affairs, Laurence Marshall Ilboudo,
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Merkel Tested as Her Chief Spy Becomes a Hero of the Far Right <div> </div>4h Merkel Tested as Her Chief Spy Becomes a Hero of the Far Right
The rift has raised questions about whether Germany’s security apparatus is too close to the far right to effectively monitor extremist groups.
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Latest U.S. Trade Tariffs Leave China Facing a Dilemma4h Latest U.S. Trade Tariffs Leave China Facing a Dilemma
New U.S. tariffs on China’s exports escalated the countries’ trade fight, with Chinese officials scrambling on how to retaliate and whether to accept Washington’s offer for more negotiations.
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 City trader who worked for Merrill Lynch took his own life 5h City trader who worked for Merrill Lynch took his own life
Joseph Heraty, 36, a leading equities sales trader on London for Bank of America Merrill Lynch, had taken a week’s sick leave for stress and migraines.
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5h Updated Statue for man who saved thousands of Jews
A former British spy who saved thousands of Jews from death in Nazi Germany will be honored with a statue in his memory on Tuesday.
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Philippines Dispatch: Philippine Miners Trapped in Typhoon: Drawn by Gold, Drowned in Mud5h Philippines Dispatch: Philippine Miners Trapped in Typhoon: Drawn by Gold, Drowned in Mud
Dozens of people who eked out a living at a small-scale mine were killed when Typhoon Mangkhut’s drenching rains unleashed a landslide in their mountain community.
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Trump Hits China With New Tariffs; Beijing Vows to Strike Back5h Updated Trump Hits China With New Tariffs; Beijing Vows to Strike Back
President Trump said he will impose new tariffs on about $200 billion in Chinese goods and threatened to add hundreds of billions more, escalating trade tensions between the world’s largest economies.
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 Fund to find Madeleine McCann could be WIPED OUT in court case 5h Updated Fund to find Madeleine McCann could be WIPED OUT in court case
A fund set up to help find Madeleine McCann could be wiped out if her parents Kate and Gerry lose a court case which is due to start in the next few weeks.  
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Spain rejects extraditing HSBC whistleblower to Switzerland5h Spain rejects extraditing HSBC whistleblower to Switzerland
Hervé Falciani leaked details of HSBC clients whom he said he suspected were evading tax Spain’s high court has rejected an extradition request from Switzerland against Hervé Falciani for leaking details of thousands of clients of HSBC’s private bank. Hailed as a hero by some for triggering investigations in several countries,
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Merkel Tested as Her Chief Spy Becomes a Hero of the Far-Right <div> </div>5h Updated Merkel Tested as Her Chief Spy Becomes a Hero of the Far-Right
The rift has raised questions about whether Germany’s security apparatus is too close to the far right to effectively monitor extremist groups.
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 British women say they were strip searched after Corfu prank backfired 5h British women say they were strip searched after Corfu prank backfired
Shona Cox and Vicki Albone, both from Saffron Walden, Essex, had saved for months to pay for their £2,000 package holiday on Corfu but it was ruined when the 'harmless prank' went wrong.
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‘Tied to trees and raped’: UN report details Rohingya horrors5h ‘Tied to trees and raped’: UN report details Rohingya horrors
UN investigators publish report detailing evidence for accusation of genocide against Burmese military
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Friend of student who died after taking MDMA could go to jail for supplying drugs5h Friend of student who died after taking MDMA could go to jail for supplying drugs
‘All sentencing options remain open’ for Katherine Lavin, friend of deceased Joana Burns The friend of a student who died after taking ecstasy as she celebrated the end of her time at university has been told she could go to jail for supplying controlled drugs. Joana Burns, 22, was celebrating finishing her final year of a maths degree at Sheffield Hallam University when she died after taking £7 worth of the drug, also known as MDMA, an inquest into her death heard earlier this year.
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BMW, Daimler and Volkswagen Face Collusion Investigation in Europe5h BMW, Daimler and Volkswagen Face Collusion Investigation in Europe
The European Commission said it would look into whether the German automakers had worked together to avoid competing on clean emissions technology.
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In North Korea, Shouts for Reunification and Peace Greet South’s Leader5h Updated In North Korea, Shouts for Reunification and Peace Greet South’s Leader
Highly choreographed crowds lined the streets of Pyongyang, the capital, as a car carried the two Koreas’ leaders to their third summit meeting.
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 British women say they were strip searched and locked up in police cell after Corfu prank backfired 5h Updated British women say they were strip searched and locked up in police cell after Corfu prank backfired
Shona Cox and Vicki Albone, both from Saffron Walden, Essex, had saved for months to pay for their £2,000 package holiday on Corfu but it was ruined when the 'harmless prank' went wrong.
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 Government experts unveil report on immigration from EU 5h Updated Government experts unveil report on immigration from EU
The Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) said there should be 'no preference' for nationals from the bloc under a new immigration system.
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Markets in Asia and Europe Unfazed by Trade-War Escalation5h Updated Markets in Asia and Europe Unfazed by Trade-War Escalation
Stock indexes on Wall Street were poised to rise on Tuesday morning, after China’s market closed higher and Europe’s main indexes were all up slightly.
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Business leaders say migration report plans could increase labour shortages - Politics live5h Business leaders say migration report plans could increase labour shortages - Politics live
Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen
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Typhoon Mangkhut: How to Help5h Updated Typhoon Mangkhut: How to Help
Nonprofits have mobilized to help those affected by Typhoon Mangkhut, which pummeled the Philippines.
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Syria Shoots Down a Russian Military Plane, and Moscow Blames Israel6h Updated Syria Shoots Down a Russian Military Plane, and Moscow Blames Israel
Russia said the plane had been destroyed by Syrian antiaircraft missiles that were aimed at Israeli warplanes using the Russian aircraft as a “shield.”
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 Judge throws out court martial case against two SAS soldiers Brecon Beacons deaths 6h Updated Judge throws out court martial case against two SAS soldiers Brecon Beacons deaths
Two SAS soldiers were brought before a court martial over the deaths of three reservists in high temperatures in the Welsh hills in July 2013.
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Burns survivor in London Fashion Week show6h Burns survivor in London Fashion Week show
Catrin Pugh had to undergo 200 operations after a bus crash in the French Alps in 2013.
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Russia blames Israel after military plane shot down off Syria6h Updated Russia blames Israel after military plane shot down off Syria
The aircraft vanished after Israeli jets put it into the path of Syrian air defence, Moscow says.
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Police chiefs: no-deal Brexit would mean loss of crime-fighting tools6h Police chiefs: no-deal Brexit would mean loss of crime-fighting tools
Senior officers say any planned replacements would be less effective than EU mechanisms Police chiefs have said a no-deal Brexit would mean the loss of an array of crime-fighting tools and any planned replacements would be less effective. They said they had set up a unit to limit any potential damage from a no-deal Brexit, including losing access to tools such as the
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6h 2018 Emmy Awards red carpet
See photos of the stars as they make their way down the red carpet for the 2018 Emmy Awards.
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Barnaby Joyce sexual harassment allegation: Catherine Marriott speaks out6h Barnaby Joyce sexual harassment allegation: Catherine Marriott speaks out
The rural advocate says she never wanted the allegation to become public but complaint to National party was leaked within days Rural advocate Catherine Marriott has spoken out about her allegations of sexual harassment against former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce, saying she was “terrified” over what to do about the complaint. “He was a very popular Ag Minister at that time, and I didn’t … I was … I’m just a little human against a big system, and I was terrified,” Marriott told the 7.30 Report.
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 West coast is worst-hit as ex-hurricane brings torrential rain and gusts of 70mph overnight  6h Updated West coast is worst-hit as ex-hurricane brings torrential rain and gusts of 70mph overnight 
Remnants of Storm Helene are set to move out today, before Storm Ali arrives tomorrow - prompting the Met Office to issue a warning for wind across northern England, Wales and Scotland.
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SAS officers cleared over Brecon Beacons training march deaths6h SAS officers cleared over Brecon Beacons training march deaths
Judge advocate general finds no evidence of neglect after court martial hears of ‘systemic failings’ A court martial has cleared two special forces officers who were managing an SAS test march in which three candidates died due to the heat.
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At War: The Hotel in Afghanistan That Refuses to Close Its Doors7h At War: The Hotel in Afghanistan That Refuses to Close Its Doors
The Bost Hotel, a relic of America’s mid-20th-century presence in Helmand Province, has survived despite being at the center of decades of war.
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Educating Greater Manchester head Drew Povey resigns7h Updated Educating Greater Manchester head Drew Povey resigns
Drew Povey, of Harrop Fold School, starred in Channel 4's Educating Greater Manchester.
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Parts of North Carolina submerged after Hurricane Florence - aerial video7h Parts of North Carolina submerged after Hurricane Florence - aerial video
With 1,500 roads closed across the state, fire and rescue crews are struggling to reach hundreds of stranded people. Florence has dumped up to 36in (91cm) of rain on the state since Thursday, cutting power from more than 450,000 homes and businesses in North and South Carolina.
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North and South Korea Kick Off Three-Day Summit in Pyongyang7h Updated North and South Korea Kick Off Three-Day Summit in Pyongyang
Moon Jae-in became the first South Korean president to visit Pyongyang in more than a decade. He wants Kim Jong Un to resume diplomacy with President Trump.
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Londoners arrogant and insular, according to Britons outside capital7h Londoners arrogant and insular, according to Britons outside capital
Majority of UK residents feel their local area has not been a beneficiary of London’s success Most people in Britain who live outside London do not believe the capital contributes very much to their local area and many consider Londoners arrogant and insular, according to a survey. The results show the need for radical ideas to spread London’s prosperity, according to the Centre for London, the thinktank that commissioned
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7h Updated Trade war escalates as US imposes biggest-ever tariffs on China
President Donald Trump is sharply escalating the American trade war with China.
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15 ways you could become a cyber crime victim7h 15 ways you could become a cyber crime victim
Europol has warned of 15 ways in which people can fall prey to cyber criminals as it launched a report on the dangers of the web.
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7h Updated Tributes pour in for murdered golf champion
Iowa State University has paid tribute to student and European champion golfer Celia Barquín Arozamena, who was found dead on a golf course Monday.
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Can Ethiopia’s New Leader, a Political Insider, Change It From the Inside Out?7h Can Ethiopia’s New Leader, a Political Insider, Change It From the Inside Out?
Abiy Ahmed says he wants to bring democracy to his country. He faces detractors from inside and outside his government.
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Murder charge after body of golf star found on course7h Murder charge after body of golf star found on course
A man has been charged with murder following the discovery of a champion golfer's body on a US course.
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Russia blames Israel after military plane downed by Syrian military7h Russia blames Israel after military plane downed by Syrian military
Kremlin blames ‘irresponsible’ Israeli actions for downing of aircraft carrying 15 people A Russian military aircraft with 15 people onboard has been accidentally shot down by allied Syrian anti-aircraft defences that were targeting Israeli jets, the Russian defence ministry has said. The ministry blamed Israel’s “irresponsible actions” for the incident, saying Israeli fighter jet pilots intentionally used the aircraft as cover against Syrian missiles in a “deliberate provocation”.
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7h Updated Saudi-led coalition launches major operation to recapture Yemeni port city
The Saudi-led coalition fighting Houthi rebels in Yemen has launched a major offensive to recapture the strategic port city of Hodeidah, according to state media in the United Arab Emirates, a partner in the coalition.
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SAS soldiers acquitted over fatal march7h Updated SAS soldiers acquitted over fatal march
Three reservists died after a selection exercise in the Brecon Beacons on one of the hottest days of 2013.
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8h Updated Florence to bring heavy rain to US Northeast
In its final act before moving offshore, post-tropical cyclone Florence is expected to bring heavy rain to parts of New England and the mid-Atlantic on Tuesday.
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Trump imposes $200bn of new import tariffs on China as trade war escalates8h Updated Trump imposes $200bn of new import tariffs on China as trade war escalates
President criticises ‘unfair policies and practices’ as he announces new round of tariffs that will directly hit US consumers Donald Trump has intensified his trade war with China by imposing new import tariffs of $200bn on Chinese goods arriving in the US from next week. The US president announced the tariffs in a statement, saying: “If China takes retaliatory action against our farmers or other industries, we will immediately pursue phase three, which is tariffs on approximately $267bn of additional imports.”
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Poland’s Leader Finds an Ally in Trump, Even as He Brings Courts to Heel8h Updated Poland’s Leader Finds an Ally in Trump, Even as He Brings Courts to Heel
The judicial overhaul has inspired protests and the threat of European Union sanctions. But American officials have largely remained silent.
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Man who shot council officer on TV dies8h Updated Man who shot council officer on TV dies
Albert Dryden, who shot a council officer in front of TV cameras, was freed in 2017 after a stroke.
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Russian Military Aircraft Shot Down Off Syria Coast8h Updated Russian Military Aircraft Shot Down Off Syria Coast
Moscow said the plane was destroyed by Syrian antiaircraft missiles that were aimed at Israeli warplanes operating in the area and using it as a “shield.”
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8h UN calls for Rohingya genocide tribunal
A United Nations fact-finding mission has released an extensive 440-page report detailing atrocities carried out by the Myanmar military against Rohingya Muslims, in support of its call for the country's generals to face an international tribunal on charges of genocide.
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Philippines Dispatch: Drawn by Gold, Drowned in Mud: Typhoon Kills Philippine Miners8h Updated Philippines Dispatch: Drawn by Gold, Drowned in Mud: Typhoon Kills Philippine Miners
Dozens of people who eked out a living at a small-scale mine were killed when Typhoon Mangkhut’s drenching rains unleashed a landslide in their mountain community.
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Scott Morrison cancels Coag premiers meeting amid policy upheaval8h Scott Morrison cancels Coag premiers meeting amid policy upheaval
Government calls off drought, health and education discussions while it finalises new positions Scott Morrison has cancelled a Coag gathering with the premiers scheduled for October, with officials telling their state counterparts various reforms are not yet ready for detailed discussion. The prime minister has communicated that position to the premiers and officials conveyed the commonwealth’s decision to state counterparts in Sydney on Tuesday night. A meeting scheduled for December is expected to proceed.
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 Successful doctor, 37, is spared jail for stealing 78 cans of cider 8h Successful doctor, 37, is spared jail for stealing 78 cans of cider
Dr Angharad Roberts, 37, of Cardiff, admitted breaking into a hotel and bar and stealing a wallet, phone and 78 cans of cider alongside her current partner David Potham, 36.
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Syria shot down Russian military plane, says Moscow8h Syria shot down Russian military plane, says Moscow
Kremlin blames ‘irresponsible’ Israeli actions for downing of plane carrying 15 people A Russian military aircraft with 15 people onboard has been accidentally shot down by allied Syrian anti-aircraft defences that were targeting Israeli jets, the Russian defence ministry has said. The ministry blamed Israel’s “irresponsible actions” for the incident, saying Israeli fighter jet pilots intentionally used the aircraft as cover against Syrian missiles in a “deliberate provocation”.
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8h Taiwan accused of manipulating students with sex to become spies
China has accused Taiwan's intelligence agencies of using honey traps to recruit university exchange students as spies, in an effort to "infiltrate" and "sabotage" activities on the mainland.
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8h 12 dead babies found in boxes, plastic bags
The governor of Nairobi has ordered an investigation after he made a surprise visit to a hospital in the Kenyan capital and found 12 dead babies stuffed in boxes and plastic bags.
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Macron-mania: £300k of presidential memorabilia sold in days8h Macron-mania: £300k of presidential memorabilia sold in days
He may be slipping in the opinion polls, but Emmanuel Macron is still riding high with one important constituency - online shoppers.
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Markets Mixed, With China Dropping, as Trade War Intensifies8h Updated Markets Mixed, With China Dropping, as Trade War Intensifies
Chinese shares traded at their lowest level in four years as Beijing weighed a response to the threat of more tariffs from Washington.
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9h Updated Philippines typhoon: Rescuers race to find landslide survivors
Rescue workers in the Philippines are continuing to dig by hand in an attempt to locate survivors of a massive landslide in the north of the country that came in the wake of Super Typhoon Mangkhut.
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Meet SpaceX’s First Moon Voyage Customer, Yusaku Maezawa9h Updated Meet SpaceX’s First Moon Voyage Customer, Yusaku Maezawa
Yusaku Maezawa, a Japanese fashion entrepreneur, and several artists would follow a looping path around the moon aboard a new rocket. When the flight might occur is uncertain.
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EU confirms emergency summit planned for November to finalise Brexit deal - Politics live9h Updated EU confirms emergency summit planned for November to finalise Brexit deal - Politics live
Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen
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 Antiques Roadshow horror as Fiona Bruce holds up dead dog’s head 9h Updated Antiques Roadshow horror as Fiona Bruce holds up dead dog’s head
WARNING: DISTRESSING CONTENT The latest episode of Antiques Roadshow left viewers 'horrified' after smiling presenter Fiona Bruce held up a stuffed dog's head.
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Japan billionaire to be first moon tourist9h Updated Japan billionaire to be first moon tourist
The first private passenger to fly around the Moon with SpaceX will be a Japanese billionaire.
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Storm Ali to batter UK with 80mph winds9h Storm Ali to batter UK with 80mph winds
Warning of danger to life from flying debris as warm weather gives way to autumnal gusts Scotland, Northern Ireland and the north of England have been advised to batten down the hatches for the first named storm of the season.
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Strawberry needle scare: strict new export rules put in place9h Strawberry needle scare: strict new export rules put in place
Growers deal with job losses and dump truckloads of strawberries as police warn copycat offenders Strict export rules have been introduced as Australia’s national needle contamination scare leaves strawberry growers in crisis and police baffled. Exporters have been told they must prove their fruit has been cleared through a metal detector or x-ray machine before the federal Department of Agriculture will issue a permit
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 Frail Middlesbrough pensioner died after being savaged by police dog 9h Updated Frail Middlesbrough pensioner died after being savaged by police dog
Irene Collins was attacked by Dano the police dog after she allowed his handler PC Bain to bring the animal onto her property in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire in 2014.
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 Motorcycle hits woman when she steps out in front of him in London 9h Motorcycle hits woman when she steps out in front of him in London
Footage captured on a body cam shows the motorcyclist weaving in between traffic on New Bridge Street near Blackfriars Bridge in Central London.
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 Outrage as transgender child groomer who is ‘legally female’ is put in women’s jail 9h Updated Outrage as transgender child groomer who is ‘legally female’ is put in women’s jail
Lewin, born Shaun Pudwell, was jailed in 2007 for grooming underage girls and is now awaiting gender reassignment surgery at HMP Peterborough.
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 Russia is waging a ‘blatant disinformation’ war using Kremlin-funded channel RT 9h Russia is waging a ‘blatant disinformation’ war using Kremlin-funded channel RT
Jeremy Wright QC will warn that the country’s ability to peddle fake news through state broadcaster RT, which is being investigated over its interview with the GRU's novichok assassins.
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 London accountant is one of thousands of Brits who can retire in their 30s and 40s by saving 10h London accountant is one of thousands of Brits who can retire in their 30s and 40s by saving
Nigerian-born saver Ken Okoroafor went from a Topshop assistant to a debt-free chartered accountant in just over ten years. He started saving in 50 per cent of his earnings in 2006 on £26,000-a-year.
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10h Updated Russian Military Aircraft Missing off Syria Coast
The Il-20 plane was apparently shot down by Syrian antiaircraft missiles, and disappeared from radar screens as it was returning to a Russian base in Syria, the Defense Ministry in Moscow said.
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Russia says military plane carrying 15 people shot down by Syrian missiles10h Russia says military plane carrying 15 people shot down by Syrian missiles
Russian defence ministry says Israeli pilots put aircraft in path of Syrian air defence systems in a ‘deliberate provocation’ A Russian military aircraft with 15 people onboard has been shot down by Syrian anti-aircraft defences, the Russian defence ministry has said. The ministry blamed Israel’s “irresponsible actions” for the incident, however, saying Israeli pilots put the aircraft in the path of Syrian air defence systems in a “deliberate provocation”.
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Pan Pacific Open: Johanna Konta beats Gabriela Dabrowski to reach round of 1610h Pan Pacific Open: Johanna Konta beats Gabriela Dabrowski to reach round of 16
British number one Johanna Konta registers a straight-set win over Gabriela Dabrowski to reach the round of 16 at the Pan Pacific Open.
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French interior minister to quit in further blow to Macron10h French interior minister to quit in further blow to Macron
Gérard Collomb to step down next year to enter Lyon mayoral race in 2020 France’s interior minister, Gérard Collomb, has announced he will resign next year to run for his former job as mayor of of Lyon, in yet another blow to the president. The announcement from Collomb, a political heavyweight and one of Emmanuel Macron’s most loyal ministers, comes after the environment minister, Nicolas Hulot, quit last month and as the president’s approval ratings have plummeted.
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10h Updated Russian Military Aircraft is Said to be Missing off Syria Coast
The Il-20 plane disappeared from radar screens on Monday night as it was returning to a Russian base near the Syrian port city of Latakia, the Defense Ministry said.
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10h Trump administration will impose tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods
President Donald Trump is sharply escalating the American trade war with China.
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 Fortnite video game being blamed for divorces in the UK 10h Updated Fortnite video game being blamed for divorces in the UK
A new UK-based study has revealed Fortnite was responsible for around five per cent of the 4,665 divorces filed for in Britain since January 2018.
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US imposes new tariffs on $200bn of Chinese goods10h Updated US imposes new tariffs on $200bn of Chinese goods
The new taxes target $200bn worth of Chinese goods, marking the largest round of US tariffs so far.
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Independent private schools hire Labor-aligned lobbyists to fight for school funding10h Independent private schools hire Labor-aligned lobbyists to fight for school funding
Sector sets sights on federal election by enlisting Hawker Britton to push agenda The independent school sector has turned its eye to the next federal election and a possible change of government by hiring a Labor-aligned lobbying firm to push their case in the ongoing school funding saga. Independent Schools Victoria and the Association of Independent Schools of New South Wales have both hired lobbying outfit Hawker Britton to represent them in Canberra.
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Russia loses contact with military aircraft off coast of Syria11h Russia loses contact with military aircraft off coast of Syria
Search under way for aircraft that was carrying 14 servicemen when it disappeared from radar screens
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Russian military plane vanishes from radar off Syria11h Updated Russian military plane vanishes from radar off Syria
An aircraft with 14 people on board has disappeared from radar screens, Russia's defence ministry says.
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11h Updated Moon heads to North Korea for first time in over a decade
For the first time in more than a decade, a South Korean President is heading to North Korea.
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New U.S. Tariffs Hit China; Beijing Vows to Strike Back11h Updated New U.S. Tariffs Hit China; Beijing Vows to Strike Back
President Trump said he will impose new tariffs on about $200 billion in Chinese goods and threatened to add hundreds of billions more, escalating trade tensions between the world’s largest economies.
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Asic deputy chairman Peter Kell announces resignation – politics live11h Updated Asic deputy chairman Peter Kell announces resignation – politics live
Renewables target will not be replaced after 2020, as Liberal senator argues against quotas for women, and PM says he is ‘100% confident’ bullying is not a problem. Follow the day’s events
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11h Updated Flynn to be sentenced after midterms
Former national security adviser Michael Flynn is ready to be sentenced, prosecutors and his defense team told a federal judge Monday. Flynn's sentencing had been delayed four times since he pleaded guilty to lying to investigators last December.
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 How to retire in your FORTIES without earning a fortune! 11h Updated How to retire in your FORTIES without earning a fortune!
London accountant Barney Whiter (pictured), a married father-of-three from Farnham, Surrey, walked away from work at 43 by saving half his annual salary after tax.
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England rugby star breaks silence on lewd video scandal11h England rugby star breaks silence on lewd video scandal
England international rugby player Sam Burgess has said he is happy for investigators to "get to the truth" after being embroiled in a sexting scandal.
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Glenn Weiss surprises girlfriend with proposal at the Emmys11h Glenn Weiss surprises girlfriend with proposal at the Emmys
An acceptance speech with a difference after shock proposal at the Emmys.
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11h Updated Best moments from the Emmys
From a surprise marriage proposal to an emotional speech by Betty White, these are the highlights from this year's Emmy Awards.
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Strawberry needle scare: NSW police warn copycats could be jailed11h Strawberry needle scare: NSW police warn copycats could be jailed
Growers deal with job losses and dump truckloads of strawberries as needles reported to have been found in other fruit New South Wales police are investigating at least 20 cases of needles being found in fruit, and has warned perpetrators – including copycat perpetrators and consumers falsely claiming a discovery – could face up to 10 years in jail for food contamination. It comes as the strawberry industry deals with the fallout from
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Australia Hunts for Saboteur Hiding Needles in Strawberries11h Updated Australia Hunts for Saboteur Hiding Needles in Strawberries
Bits of sharp metal have been found inside berries in all six Australian states, scaring customers and setting off a crisis for the industry.
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Energy minister says renewables target will not be replaced after 2020 – politics live12h Updated Energy minister says renewables target will not be replaced after 2020 – politics live
Liberal senator argues against quotas for women, as PM says he is ‘100% confident’ bullying is not a problem. Follow the day’s events
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Cerebral palsy sufferer Jade Owen helped by anonymous donor12h Updated Cerebral palsy sufferer Jade Owen helped by anonymous donor
Jade Owen was able to travel to America to have surgery after an anonymous donation of £37,000.
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 Meghan Markle helps Grenfell victims with support for cookbook 12h Updated Meghan Markle helps Grenfell victims with support for cookbook
Meghan Markle has written the foreword to the new book produced by cooks from the Hubb Community Kitchen, an initiative based near the site of Grenfell Tower in West London.
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After the Storm: Photos From Hong Kong, Battered by Typhoon Mangkhut12h Updated After the Storm: Photos From Hong Kong, Battered by Typhoon Mangkhut
While Hong Kong is well-prepared for major storms, the intensity of this typhoon, the most intense to hit the city since 1946, took many by surprise and caused significant damage.
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Emmy Awards 2018: Thandie Newton and Claire Foy among British winners12h Updated Emmy Awards 2018: Thandie Newton and Claire Foy among British winners
Thandie Newton, Charlie Brooker and Claire Foy are among the winners at the 70th annual Primetime Emmys.
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Russia blames Israel after Syria shoots down plane12h Russia blames Israel after Syria shoots down plane
Russia has blamed Israel and threatened retaliation after one of its military planes was apparently shot down by Syrian missiles in a "friendly-fire" incident.
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News Daily: US-China trade war and Brexit report13h News Daily: US-China trade war and Brexit report
Your morning briefing for 18 September 2018.
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Labor MP Julian Hill criticises Witness K prosecution13h Labor MP Julian Hill criticises Witness K prosecution
MP says attorney general hasn’t justified his support for action against the Timor-Leste spying whistleblower The Labor MP Julian Hill has implicitly criticised the
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Trump Announces New Tariffs on Chinese Imports13h Updated Trump Announces New Tariffs on Chinese Imports
President Trump said he will impose new tariffs on about $200 billion in Chinese goods and threatened to add hundreds of billions more, escalating trade tensions between the world’s largest economies.
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Benfica thrash Ponte de Frielas 28-013h Benfica thrash Ponte de Frielas 28-0
Watch as Benfica thrash Ponte de Frielas 28-0 as they made their debut in the second division of the Portuguese women's league.
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Energy minister says renewables target will not be replaced after 2020 – question time live13h Updated Energy minister says renewables target will not be replaced after 2020 – question time live
Liberal senator argues against quotas for women, as PM says he is ‘100% confident’ bullying is not a problem. Follow the day’s events
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Stormy Daniels tell-all book on Trump: salacious detail and claims of cheating13h Stormy Daniels tell-all book on Trump: salacious detail and claims of cheating
Exclusive: pornographic actor says Trump ‘didn’t want to be president’ in her book Full Disclosure In a tell-all memoir, the pornographic actor Stormy Daniels details salacious descriptions of her time with Donald Trump, wonders if he is fit to be president and claims he offered to cheat for her in his reality TV show. A copy of the book, Full Disclosure, was obtained by the Guardian. In it, Daniels describes her mounting disbelief as Trump began to win primary contests in 2016 for the Republican presidential nomination. Former castmates whom she had not heard from in years, but who had heard her story about sleeping with Trump in 2006, would call her up to marvel at the news.
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Haley Says Russia ‘Actively Working’ to Subvert North Korea Sanctions13h Updated Haley Says Russia ‘Actively Working’ to Subvert North Korea Sanctions
The remarks by Ambassador Nikki R. Haley reflected frustration over North Korea’s failure to take serious denuclearization steps.
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Strawberry needle scare: police warn copycats could be jailed13h Updated Strawberry needle scare: police warn copycats could be jailed
Growers deal with job losses and dump truckloads of strawberries as needles reported to have been found in other fruit New South Wales police are investigating at least 20 cases of needles being found in fruit, and has warned perpetrators – including copycat perpetrators and consumers falsely claiming a discovery – could face up to 10 years in jail for food contamination. It comes as the strawberry industry deals with the fallout from
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Russian military plane vanishes from radar over Syria13h Updated Russian military plane vanishes from radar over Syria
An aircraft with 14 people on board has disappeared from radar screens, Russia's defence ministry says.
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Labor asks Morrison about aged care budget cuts – question time live14h Labor asks Morrison about aged care budget cuts – question time live
Liberal senator argues against quotas for women, as PM says he is ‘100% confident’ bullying is not a problem. Follow the day’s events
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Jacinda Ardern to guest edit New Zealand newspaper on anniversary of suffrage14h Jacinda Ardern to guest edit New Zealand newspaper on anniversary of suffrage
The edition marks the 125th anniversary of women getting the vote in New Zealand, the first country to grant women’s suffrage Jacinda Ardern will guest edit the country’s largest daily newspaper on Wednesday as New Zealand marks 125 years since becoming the first nation in the world to give women the vote. The New Zealand prime minister said it was a “huge honour” to be
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South Korea’s Leader Greeted by Chanting Crowds in North Korea14h South Korea’s Leader Greeted by Chanting Crowds in North Korea
Fighting in the Korean War ended in 1953, but a peace treaty was never signed. Now North Korea wants a deal before it commits to denuclearizing.
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South Korea’s Leader Arrives in North Korea to Meet Kim Jong-un14h Updated South Korea’s Leader Arrives in North Korea to Meet Kim Jong-un
Fighting in the Korean War ended in 1953, but a peace treaty was never signed. Now North Korea wants a deal before it commits to denuclearizing.
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German spy chief could be ousted over far-right violence remarks14h German spy chief could be ousted over far-right violence remarks
Meeting will decide fate of Hans-Georg Maaßen a day after Angela Merkel reportedly decided his position was untenable The German cabinet was set for a crunch meeting on Tuesday on the fate of the country’s domestic intelligence agency chief the day after the chancellor, Angela Merkel, reportedly decided he had waded too far into day-to-day politics with his controversial remarks on far-right violence.
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14h Updated Accusations of a ‘Nightmare’ Vacation Test China’s Relations With Sweden
China has imposed travel warnings after it said three Chinese tourists were “brutally abused” by the Swedish police as they were ejected from a hostel in Stockholm.
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Emmys 2018: Game of Thrones and The Marvelous Mrs Maisel win big – live14h Updated Emmys 2018: Game of Thrones and The Marvelous Mrs Maisel win big – live
The year’s biggest night in television saw a number of major showdowns, but no wins for Atlanta – and a big marriage proposal
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15h Updated Emmys night has arrived
Will winter arrive once again at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards?
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Brexit report to consider workforce impact15h Brexit report to consider workforce impact
More than 400 businesses and industry bodies contributed to the Migration Advisory Committee report.
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Primetime Emmy Awards 2018: Charlie Brooker among winners15h Updated Primetime Emmy Awards 2018: Charlie Brooker among winners
The British creator of Black Mirror is among the winners at the 70th annual Primetime Emmys.
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Man mocked online for shaving on train says he was homeless and trying to clean up16h Man mocked online for shaving on train says he was homeless and trying to clean up
Anthony Torres, 56, was upset by the viral video, saying strangers don’t understand the struggle he’s been through A man who was mocked online after he was recorded shaving at his seat on a New Jersey commuter train said he was just trying to clean up after days spent in a homeless shelter. Anthony Torres, 56, told the Associated Press that the people judging him on social media don’t know the struggle he’s been through in his life.
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A Search for Survivors as Storm Cleanup Begins16h Updated A Search for Survivors as Storm Cleanup Begins
Rescue workers dug through mud and debris in the Philippines, seeking survivors from a typhoon that also caused widespread damage in Hong Kong and China’s coast.
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Kim Jong-un greets Moon Jae-in as inter-Korean summit starts16h Kim Jong-un greets Moon Jae-in as inter-Korean summit starts
Leaders take part in highly choreographed opening to three days of talks in Pyongyang, North Korea Kim Jong-un has greeted the South Korean president to cheers from crowds assembled at North Korea’s Pyongyang airport as the pair begin their third summit. The North Korean leader emerged from the airport building to raucous cheering and walked up to President Moon Jae-in. The two leaders embraced and flashed wide smiles.
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Strawberry needle scare: farmers install metal detectors and lay off staff16h Strawberry needle scare: farmers install metal detectors and lay off staff
Health warning remains in place and Queensland premier announces funds for growers A Queensland strawberry farmer will install metal detectors to check his produce as the industry deals with the fallout from
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Japanese billionaire to become first moon space tourist16h Japanese billionaire to become first moon space tourist
A Japanese internet entrepreneur is to fly round the moon as the first space tourist on a SpaceX rocket.
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17h Brett Kavanaugh, Christine Blasey Ford to testify on assault allegations in public Monday
The Republican leader of the Senate Judiciary Committee said on Monday he would convene remarkable new public hearings in a week's time after sexual assault allegations emerged against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
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Boris Johnson, Eyes on Downing Street, Sets Political Fires17h Boris Johnson, Eyes on Downing Street, Sets Political Fires
Since leaving Prime Minister Theresa May’s government, Mr. Johnson, who would like her job, has displayed his skill at causing uproars while seeming affable.
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Solar Orbiter: Spacecraft to leave UK bound for the Sun17h Solar Orbiter: Spacecraft to leave UK bound for the Sun
UK engineers finish building a satellite that will carry cameras closer to the Sun than ever before.
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