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21m Updated Wayfair workers plan walkout to protest sales to US migrant camps
Employees for the online retailer Wayfair say they plan a walkout from company headquarters Wednesday in protest of the company selling furniture to migrant detention facilities.
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Risk for Dementia May Increase With Long-Term Use of Certain Medicines22m Updated Risk for Dementia May Increase With Long-Term Use of Certain Medicines
Here’s what research suggests about a class of drugs called anticholinergics, which treat a wide range of ailments, from depression to bladder issues.
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US House passes $4.5bn emergency aid package for migrants held at border25m US House passes $4.5bn emergency aid package for migrants held at border
Bill to support families and children, passed along party lines, sets up clash with Senate as White House threatens veto The US House of Representatives has passed a $4.5bn emergency border aid package to care for thousands of migrant families and unaccompanied children detained after crossing the US-Mexico border. The bill passed on Tuesday along party lines, after the House speaker, Nancy Pelosi, quelled a mini-revolt by progressives and Hispanic lawmakers who sought significant changes to the legislation. New provisions added to the bill were more modest than what those lawmakers had sought, but the urgent need for the funding, to prevent the humanitarian emergency on the border from turning into a debacle, appeared to outweigh any lingering concerns.
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Robert Mueller to testify before House committees in July38m Updated Robert Mueller to testify before House committees in July
Special counsel agrees to testify in open session on 17 July, chairmen of judiciary and intelligence committees say The special counsel Robert Mueller has agreed to testify before Congress next month. Mueller agreed to testify before the House judiciary committee and House permanent select committee on intelligence in an open session on 17 July, the chairmen of the committees announced on Tuesday, in what is likely to be the most highly anticipated congressional hearing in years.
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40m Updated Salvadoran man and 2-year-old daughter died while trying to cross US-Mexico border on Sunday
A horrific photo from the US border with Mexico shows a Salvadorian father and his daughter face-down in the water, having drowned while trying to get to the United States.
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When ISIS Killed Cyclists on Their Journey Around the World43m Updated When ISIS Killed Cyclists on Their Journey Around the World
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Trump and Xi trade talks loom large over G20 meeting in Japan56m Trump and Xi trade talks loom large over G20 meeting in Japan
The US and Chinese presidents are expected to discuss the year-long dispute, but experts say substantive agreement is unlikely Trade talks between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping are expected to dominate the upcoming G20 summit in Osaka, where the two leaders are expected to meet on the final day of the event. Despite the highly anticipated meeting between the US and Chinese presidents on Saturday, the first since trade talks broke down in May, few expect a substantive agreement to end almost a year of trade tensions and months of deteriorating ties between the world’s two largest economies.
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1h 1m Updated Mueller to testify publicly on July 17 following a subpoena
Robert Mueller will testify before Congress on July 17 after House Democrats issued a subpoena for his appearance, a move that paves the way for a reluctant special counsel to answer questions publicly for the first time about his 22-month investigation into President Donald Trump.
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U.S. Tech Companies Sidestep a Trump Ban, to Keep Selling to Huawei1h 10m Updated U.S. Tech Companies Sidestep a Trump Ban, to Keep Selling to Huawei
Chip makers’ deals underscore how difficult it is to clamp down on companies that the administration considers a national security threat.
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1h 14m Police findi a newborn in a plastic bag in the woods
The Forsyth County Sheriff's office near Atlanta has released dramatic bodycam video from the night authorities found a newborn baby wrapped in a plastic bag in the woods.
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Swimrun: How drunken bet became worldwide sport1h 42m Swimrun: How drunken bet became worldwide sport
The latest swimrun was held in south Devon where about 100 entrants competed across 10km and 25km routes.
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Chinese viewers watch webcast tour of tiny village museum1h 51m Chinese viewers watch webcast tour of tiny village museum
A live stream tour of a tiny museum open only one day a week attracts nearly half a million viewers.
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Glastonbury 2019: Paraglider captures organisers putting up tents and stages1h 56m Updated Glastonbury 2019: Paraglider captures organisers putting up tents and stages
Aerial pictures give an insight into how much space Glastonbury takes up as well as a sneak peak in to the myriad of stages and events that attendees will be able to enjoy in Somerset.
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2h Updated San Francisco bans e-cigarette sales
San Francisco will become the first US city to effectively ban e-cigarette sales, after the city's board of supervisors voted in favor of an ordinance Tuesday.
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The Pacific is in danger of becoming a semi-narco region2h The Pacific is in danger of becoming a semi-narco region
Caught in the middle of a drug trafficking route, island countries are in danger of falling under the control of drug cartels Four years ago I stood in front of a top level security conference and warned that we have just a few years to get on top of the problem of drugs being trafficked through the Pacific region or it could turn into a semi-narco region, controlled by criminal syndicates. In the four years since I gave that speech, things have gotten worse.
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2h Robots could take 20 million manufacturing jobs by 2030
Robots are getting better at doing human jobs. That's probably good for the economy — but there are some serious downsides, too.
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Pakistan: How one girl overcame the armed men who blocked her school2h Pakistan: How one girl overcame the armed men who blocked her school
Naeema Zehri grew up in a village in Pakistan where armed men stopped her from going to school.
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Wayfair workers to walk off job over partnership with detention centers2h Wayfair workers to walk off job over partnership with detention centers
Hundreds of employees of online home goods company call on it to stop furnishing border camps Hundreds of employees of the online home goods company Wayfair will stage a walkout on Wednesday in protest against its involvement in furnishing border camps. Employees organizing the walkout at the firm’s Boston headquarters say they demanded the company stop its partnership with a government contractor to provide beds for detained immigrants.
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Michelle Obama and Stephen Fry help drive audiobook boom3h Michelle Obama and Stephen Fry help drive audiobook boom
Money spent on audiobooks in the UK rose by 43% in 2018, with Michelle Obama leading the way.
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Turkey Trials Seen in New Light After Erdogan’s Istanbul Defeat3h Updated Turkey Trials Seen in New Light After Erdogan’s Istanbul Defeat
The cases will be closely watched by foreign governments troubled by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s efforts to crack down on the opposition.
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A Rape Case and a Wedding Strain Ties Between Arab and Jewish Villages3h Updated A Rape Case and a Wedding Strain Ties Between Arab and Jewish Villages
A rape case involving a 7-year-old ultra-Orthodox girl and a video of Arabs and Jews celebrating at a wedding have torn two West Bank villages apart.
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Forced to Chant Hindu Slogans, Muslim Man Is Beaten to Death in India3h Updated Forced to Chant Hindu Slogans, Muslim Man Is Beaten to Death in India
The 12-hour mob attack on a man suspected of theft, shown in widely circulated videos, has become another signal of India’s bitter sectarian divide.
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Worst animal cruelty cases to get higher jail terms3h Worst animal cruelty cases to get higher jail terms
Harsher terms proposed for people found guilty of organising dog fights or neglect of farm animals.
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Jeremy Hunt says Boris Johnson can’t be trusted on Brexit3h Updated Jeremy Hunt says Boris Johnson can’t be trusted on Brexit
Foreign secretary says Conservative leadership rival cannot fulfil promises
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3h Duterte Plays Down Chinese Ramming of Philippine Fishing Boat
The Philippine president warned against escalating tensions with China over the incident, declaring that “there was no confrontation” and adding, “Well, I’m sorry, but that’s how it is.”
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Australia and New Zealand urged to step up fight against Pacific drug trade3h Australia and New Zealand urged to step up fight against Pacific drug trade
Cocaine and methamphetamines trafficked from Latin America are causing social harm in nations like Fiji, Tonga and Samoa Australia and New Zealand have been urged to do more to fight the drug trade across the Pacific and take responsibility for the fact that the demand for drugs in cities such as Sydney and Auckland was having devastating effects on small Pacific nations. Drug traffickers transport cocaine and methamphetamines through Pacific nations from the US and Latin America to Australia and New Zealand, where drug users pay the highest price per gram (about A$300 or £180) for cocaine and have the highest cocaine use per capita in the world.
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Immigration, Huawei, Gambia: Your Wednesday Briefing4h Updated Immigration, Huawei, Gambia: Your Wednesday Briefing
U.S. companies skirt the Huawei ban.
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Revenge porn: Government to review image-based sexual abuse law4h Revenge porn: Government to review image-based sexual abuse law
Campaigners have called for victims to have the same right to anonymity as other sexual offences.
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Sheryl Crow: Universal Studios fire destroyed all my master tapes4h Sheryl Crow: Universal Studios fire destroyed all my master tapes
The star says all her master tapes were destroyed in an "apocalyptic" 2008 blaze at Universal Studios.
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Silva to leave Man City at end of 2019-20 season4h Silva to leave Man City at end of 2019-20 season
Manchester City midfielder David Silva says he will leave the club after 10 years at the end of the 2019-20 season.
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Three children dead in house fire at Singleton in NSW Hunter Valley4h Three children dead in house fire at Singleton in NSW Hunter Valley
Two girls and a boy died in the blaze early on Wednesday morning, police say Two girls and a boy have died following a house fire in Singleton in the NSW Hunter Valley, police say. Police confirmed two girls and a boy - whose ages are yet to be confirmed - died in the blaze at a property on Brittliffe Close in Singleton early Wednesday morning.
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Wayfair workers plan walkout over company furnishing border camps4h Updated Wayfair workers plan walkout over company furnishing border camps
Hundreds of employees of online home goods company call on it to end partnership with government contractor Hundreds of employees of the online home goods company Wayfair will stage a walkout on Wednesday in protest against its involvement in furnishing border camps. Employees organizing the walkout at the firm’s Boston headquarters say they demanded the company stop its partnership with a government contractor to provide beds for detained immigrants.
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Shocking photo of drowned migrant and daughter highlights peril on US border4h Shocking photo of drowned migrant and daughter highlights peril on US border
The toddler’s arm was still draped around her father’s neck after bodies were found in the Rio Grande as they sought asylum
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San Francisco becomes first US city to ban e-cigarettes4h San Francisco becomes first US city to ban e-cigarettes
The US city, home to market leader Juul, is the first to ban sales in-store and from online retailers.
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Bad Blood: five things we learned about the week the Coalition went to war with itself | Katharine Murphy4h Bad Blood: five things we learned about the week the Coalition went to war with itself | Katharine Murphy
Part one of David Speers’ Sky documentary lacks a big reveal, but adds insight into the plot to bring down Malcolm Turnbull Scott Morrison has described the Coalition’s election victory
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In Bahrain, U.S. Tries to Promote Mideast Peace Through Prosperity5h Updated In Bahrain, U.S. Tries to Promote Mideast Peace Through Prosperity
A conference organized by the White House was meant to show the economic benefits of its peace plan to Palestinians and Israelis. But major players were absent.
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5h Updated The Holocaust Survivor Who Deciphered Nazi Doublespeak
The personal papers of one of World War II’s earliest historians reveal an obsession with how Nazis distorted the German language.
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5h French Muslim women wear burkinis to the pool in defiance of bans
For some Muslim women in France, it's all but impossible to swim in a public pool and stay true to their beliefs.
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5h Jeremy Hunt tweets solo Q&A after Boris Johnson skips debate
UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has used a Twitter Q&A session to lay out his policies if he is voted the country's Prime Minister, after rival Boris Johnson declined to debate him publicly on Tuesday.
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Fertility doctor loses licence after using his own sperm5h Fertility doctor loses licence after using his own sperm
One woman said he felt "contaminated" to discover that Dr Norman Barwin was her father.
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5h More Australians trust Xi Jinping than Trump
Australians' trust in China has hit a 15-year record low despite the two country's growing demographic and economic ties, a new report by an Australian think tank has found.
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San Francisco becomes first US city to ban sale of e-cigarettes5h San Francisco becomes first US city to ban sale of e-cigarettes
The city is fighting the rise of youth vaping despite Juul, the biggest producer of e-cigarettes, being right in its backyard San Francisco voted to ban e-cigarettes in the first legislation of its kind in the United States. Supervisors approved a measure banning the sale and distribution of e-cigarettes in an effort to curb the rise of youth vaping. The measure will now go for final approval to San Francisco Mayor London Breed, who said she will sign the legislation, and stores in the city will be required to remove e-cigarettes from their shelves.
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5h Delta allows people to cancel Dominican Republic flights without penalty
Delta Air Lines is giving passengers to one of the Dominican Republic's airports the right to change or cancel tickets without the usual penalty.
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Photo of drowned migrant and daughter highlights peril of US-Mexico border5h Photo of drowned migrant and daughter highlights peril of US-Mexico border
The toddler’s arm was still draped around her father’s neck after their bodies were found in the Rio Grande as they sought asylum
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A Beauty Queen Accuses Former Gambian President of Rape: ‘I Literally Stumbled Out of There’6h Updated A Beauty Queen Accuses Former Gambian President of Rape: ‘I Literally Stumbled Out of There’
Victims of the ex-President of Gambia, Yahya Jammeh, are coming forward to describe abuses during his brutal, 22-year regime. Will he face justice?
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Your Wednesday Briefing6h Updated Your Wednesday Briefing
U.S. companies skirt the Huawei ban.
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Facebook to give data of hate speech suspects to French courts6h Facebook to give data of hate speech suspects to French courts
In a world first, Facebook will hand over identification data of French users that are suspected of hate speech to judges in French courts.
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Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield WILL face a retrial6h Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield WILL face a retrial
Duckenfield stood trial at Preston Crown Court in April but it ended after the jury failed to reach a verdict.
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France failing to tackle climate emergency, report says6h France failing to tackle climate emergency, report says
Stark warning comes as UK commits to net zero emissions target for 2050 France is falling behind on tackling the climate emergency despite ambitious promises to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, a new
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6h Airbnb launches $1,000+ a night luxury tier
Penthouses and chateaux are a far cry from the sofas and spare rooms that launched vacation rental behemoth Airbnb.
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Willie McKay: Former agent due in court charged with property fraud6h Willie McKay: Former agent due in court charged with property fraud
Former football agent Willie McKay, who was involved in Emiliano Sala's move to Cardiff City from French side Nantes, is charged with property fraud.
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6h Updated Trump Threatens ‘Obliteration’ of Iran, as Sanctions Dispute Escalates
President Hassan Rouhani vowed that Tehran would not be intimidated. His words drew a blistering warning from the White House.
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Drug Companies Are Focusing on the Poor After Decades of Ignoring Them6h Updated Drug Companies Are Focusing on the Poor After Decades of Ignoring Them
The pharmaceutical industry once sued to keep AIDS drugs from dying Africans. Now companies boast of their efforts to get medicines to the developing world.
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Boris Johnson admits he DID know about THAT photo6h Boris Johnson admits he DID know about THAT photo
Boris Johnson refused to discuss a row with his girlfriend, Carrie Symonds, which prompted neighbours to call the police last week as his bid for Number 10 hit the rocks.
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Woman, 93, arrested as a dying wish after being ‘good all her life’7h Updated Woman, 93, arrested as a dying wish after being ‘good all her life’
Josie Birds said to have ‘thoroughly enjoyed’ gesture by Greater Manchester police
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Murray suffers first defeat since comeback in Eastbourne doubles7h Updated Murray suffers first defeat since comeback in Eastbourne doubles
Andy Murray and Marcelo Melo are beaten in the first round of the men's doubles at the Nature Valley International at Eastbourne.
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How Harry and Meghan splashed out £2.4m of YOUR cash as they turned FIVE homes into one7h Updated How Harry and Meghan splashed out £2.4m of YOUR cash as they turned FIVE homes into one
The newlyweds moved out of Kensington Palace and into Frogmore Cottage in the grounds of Windsor Castle this spring amid reports of a rift with his brother William and sister-in-law Kate.
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7h Man accused of dismembering Tinder date slashes his own throat during trial
A Nebraska man accused of killing and dismembering a 24-year-old woman slashed his throat in court this week while his murder trial was underway.
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Tesco customer in a pickle over labelling8h Tesco customer in a pickle over labelling
Customer query over best before date on burger relish prompts Twitter exchange.
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Kushner plan leaves Middle East deal seeming further away than ever8h Kushner plan leaves Middle East deal seeming further away than ever
Plan demands Palestinians put a price on their surrender or risk losing even more ground In the long, lamented history of Israeli-Palestinian peace plans, rarely have
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A Year in Paris That Transformed Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis8h Updated A Year in Paris That Transformed Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
As a college student, Jacqueline Bouvier spent her junior year in Paris, and the city became one of the greatest influences in her life.
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8h Zimbabwe must sell or donate many of its wild elephants, President says
Zimbabwe is doubling down on selling its wild elephants as it tries to reduce its high population of the animals, President Emmerson Mnangagwa says.
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8h Record-long lack of permanent leadership at Pentagon takes its toll
When the defense ministers of NATO countries meet in Brussels this week, there will be a notable absence: a Senate-confirmed, permanent United States Secretary of Defense.
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England semi-final hopes in balance after World Cup defeat by Australia - highlights & report9h England semi-final hopes in balance after World Cup defeat by Australia - highlights & report
England's World Cup hopes hang in the balance after a demoralising defeat by Australia at Lord's.
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Etika: Body found in search is missing YouTuber9h Etika: Body found in search is missing YouTuber
The gamer, who went missing last week, had uploaded a video describing suicidal thoughts.
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Why did the media downplay the latest sexual assault allegation against Trump?9h Why did the media downplay the latest sexual assault allegation against Trump?
Lack of enthusiasm by top newspaper and TV outlets for the story after writer E Jean Carroll accused the president of sexually attacking her in the 1990s, left many observers rattled The leader of the most powerful nation on Earth is accused by a prominent writer with an impeccable career in journalism of having sexually assaulted her in an act amounting to rape. Pretty big news story, you might think.
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The Guardian view on Trump and Israel-Palestine: the reality behind Kushner’s fantasy | Editorial9h The Guardian view on Trump and Israel-Palestine: the reality behind Kushner’s fantasy | Editorial
The derisive reception for the first stage of the US “peace plan” for the Middle East is deservedSome political performances illuminate an issue; others, like this week’s charade in Manama, Bahrain, are meant to conceal. After all the Trump administration’s grand talk of “the deal of the century” in the Middle East, the launch of its first, economic aspect has been both absurd and bathetic. The Palestinian refusal to attend has meant that Israel is also absent. This is a play missing its stars and half the cast as well; the Arab states involved have sent lower-tier officials. Even its instigator, Donald Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner, talked of a workshop rather than a conference; of a vision rather than a plan. Economy-first approaches have been tried before, and failed even with realistic roadmaps and more trusted interlocutors. The gap between Mr Kushner’s illusion and the realities of this seven-decade conflict could hardly be starker. It is encapsulated by the Peace for Prosperity document – more brochure than blueprint – and the fact that several of its photos are images of programmes
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Insects tipped to rival sushi as fashionable food of the future9h Insects tipped to rival sushi as fashionable food of the future
Analysts believe falling prices and reduced ‘yuck factor’ will build appetite for bug cuisine Cricket crisps and buffalo worm burgers could be as fashionable as sushi within a decade due to falling prices and a waning “yuck factor”, which analysts believe could push the bug protein market to a value of £6bn by 2030. A report has shone a spotlight on a market enjoying bumper growth, with sales increasing by about 25% a year as high-protein, low-calorie bug-based snacks and staples shake off their association with
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Trump’s Middle East peace plan unveiled to anger and derision9h Trump’s Middle East peace plan unveiled to anger and derision
No Israelis or Palestinians present for launch of deal that shreds decades of diplomacy
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England semi-final hopes in balance after World Cup defeat by Australia9h England semi-final hopes in balance after World Cup defeat by Australia
England's World Cup hopes hang in the balance after a demoralising defeat by Australia at Lord's.
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Eastbourne: JoKonta defeats Sakkari - best five shots9h Eastbourne: JoKonta defeats Sakkari - best five shots
Watch a selection of the best shots as Britain's Johanna Konta beats Greece's Maria Sakkari 6-4 7-6 to reach the third round at Eastbourne.
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Trump threatens ‘obliteration’ after Iran suggests he has a ‘mental disorder’9h Trump threatens ‘obliteration’ after Iran suggests he has a ‘mental disorder’
Hassan Rouhani and US president traded insults similar to 2017 clashes between US and North Korea while ramping up sanctions
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Ed Sheeran kicks back with a beer as he and actor Damian Lewis mingle with Prince Edward10h Updated Ed Sheeran kicks back with a beer as he and actor Damian Lewis mingle with Prince Edward
Ed Sheeran had a royally good afternoon when he sat with Prince Edward and Damian Lewis in the grandstand hospitality box of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, in London on Tuesday.
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Tesco customer in pickle over labelling10h Updated Tesco customer in pickle over labelling
Customer queries best before date on burger relish in a calendar last used more than 350 years ago.
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Paraglider captures Glastonbury organisers putting up tents, stages and bars10h Updated Paraglider captures Glastonbury organisers putting up tents, stages and bars
Aerial pictures give an insight into how much space Glastonbury takes up as well as a sneak peak in to the myriad of stages and events that attendees will be able to enjoy in Somerset.
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Hunt turns up his trolling of Tory leader rival as Johnson hits campaign trail10h Updated Hunt turns up his trolling of Tory leader rival as Johnson hits campaign trail
Boris Johnson taunted Jeremy Hunt as he finally ventured out to meet voters today. Mr Johnson had been invited to take part in a Tory leadership TV debate this evening but he snubbed the event.
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Johnny Kingdom: TV presenter died in digger accident, inquest hears10h Johnny Kingdom: TV presenter died in digger accident, inquest hears
Wildlife specialist was killed when vehicle he was driving overturned on Devon farm A wildlife presenter and photographer known for his work on Exmoor died after being crushed by a digger he was driving on his farm in Devon, an inquest heard. Johnny Kingdom, 79,
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Give a great woman artist her due | Brief letters10h Give a great woman artist her due | Brief letters
Immigration | Louise Bourgeois | Lionesses | Train travel | HeadlinesWhat irony that MPs are suggesting making it easier for Indians to come to Britain (
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Classic board game Monopoly gets a modern makeover using digital technology to go CASHLESS10h Updated Classic board game Monopoly gets a modern makeover using digital technology to go CASHLESS
American manufacturer Hasbro has created a version (pictured) that uses digital assistant technology like the Amazon Echo to keep track of each player's money.
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Garage hits market for £100,000 in historic city of Bath10h Garage hits market for £100,000 in historic city of Bath
Estate and letting agents Winkworth put an advert in a local newspaper listing a variety of properties for sale in and around the city in Somerset, including small garage (pictured).
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10h Could the poo of elite athletes provide an ingredient to improve physical performance?
Great athletes not only have heart, they have guts -- special guts. Boston Marathon runners and Olympic athletes have higher than usual amounts of Veillonella bacteria in their digestive tract following races, a new study finds. When mice consumed the Veillonella, their treadmill runs were better than those of mice not given the same bacterial diet, according to new research published Monday in the journal Nature Medicine.
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Six arrested over theft of £22m worth of cryptocurrency10h Six arrested over theft of £22m worth of cryptocurrency
Six people have been arrested over the theft of more than £22m worth of cryptocurrency, police in the UK and Netherlands have said.
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Konta beats Sakkari to reach third round at Eastbourne11h Konta beats Sakkari to reach third round at Eastbourne
Johanna Konta beats Greece's Maria Sakkari to reach the third round of the Nature Valley International at Eastbourne.
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Two people are arrested after A-level further maths exam was leaked online11h Updated Two people are arrested after A-level further maths exam was leaked online
Two questions were shared on Twitter by an account offering the Edexcel paper for £70 and Sharon Hughes (pictured), of the firm that runs the board, today confirmed the arrests.
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11h Europe braces for scorching heat wave that could break records
Europe is bracing for an "exceptional" heat wave, with authorities activating emergency plans that include setting up public cooling rooms and extending hours at swimming pools.
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11h Updated Boris Johnson is in denial about the reality of Brexit
Big debate in UK about politicians' private lives
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UK halts sales of teargas to Hong Kong amid police brutality claims11h UK halts sales of teargas to Hong Kong amid police brutality claims
Jeremy Hunt calls for investigation into ‘violent scenes’ during protests The UK is suspending future sales of teargas and other crowd control equipment to Hong Kong until an independent investigation is held into allegations of
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Ukrainian tycoon can be extradited to US, Austrian court rules11h Ukrainian tycoon can be extradited to US, Austrian court rules
Dmytro Firtash, confidant of ousted Ukrainian president, faces bribery-related charges Austria’s highest court has upheld a decision making it possible to extradite the Ukrainian tycoon Dmytro Firtash, paving the way for him to face bribery-related charges in the United States. Before his 2014 arrest, Firtash wielded significant political influence in Ukraine, where he had made a fortune from deals to import gas from Russia and central Asia and built a business empire worth billions.
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Mime artist who took £1 donations from village fetegoers but then fled with the cash11h Mime artist who took £1 donations from village fetegoers but then fled with the cash
The mystery suspect had attended the event in the Forest of Dean, wandering round the carnival in a body morph suit, collecting donation from those attending the Woolaston Carnival.
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Johanna Konta beats Maria Sakkari to reach Eastbourne third round11h Johanna Konta beats Maria Sakkari to reach Eastbourne third round
Johanna Konta beats Greece's Maria Sakkari to reach the third round of the Nature Valley International at Eastbourne.
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Two men arrested on suspicion of murder of Billy Cox 15 12 years ago in Clapham London11h Two men arrested on suspicion of murder of Billy Cox 15 12 years ago in Clapham London
Billy Cox, 15, was found dead by his 12-year-old sister with a bullet wound to his chest at home in Clapham on Valentine's Day in 2007.
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Family of couple locked in £300,000 inheritance battle as they ask judge to decide who died first11h Updated Family of couple locked in £300,000 inheritance battle as they ask judge to decide who died first
Anna Winter (pictured) and Deborah Cutler have gone to the High Court to fight over the house and cash left by John Scarle, 79, and his wife Ann, 69, after they perished in Leigh-on-Sea in October 2016.
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UK anti-fracking activists go on trial accused of breaking injunction11h UK anti-fracking activists go on trial accused of breaking injunction
Three people could face jail if found in contempt of court over Blackpool protest Three anti-fracking protesters have gone on trial accused of breaking an injunction designed to stop disruption of a fracking site in Lancashire. Katrina Lawrie, Lee Walsh and Christopher Wilson took part in a “lock-on” at Preston New Road, near Blackpool, on 24 July last year, less than a fortnight after a judge granted an
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Iran says it will never build a nuclear weapon11h Updated Iran says it will never build a nuclear weapon
Minister says Islam forbids such a move as country prepares to breach nuclear deal
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Romanian lorry drivers made £3million ferrying more than 320 migrants to Britain 11h Romanian lorry drivers made £3million ferrying more than 320 migrants to Britain 
A criminal network of Romanian lorry drivers packed migrants into their vehicles in a trafficking ring which extended throughout Europe, bringing at least 327 to Britain sources said.
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Europe heatwave: record high of 45C expected in France11h Europe heatwave: record high of 45C expected in France
Temperature records expected to be broken as minister warns heatwaves could become norm High temperature records usually set in late July or August are likely to be broken across Europe this week as
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Domestic workers face heightened slavery risk in UK, warns EU study11h Domestic workers face heightened slavery risk in UK, warns EU study
Legislative gaps in Britain blamed in European report that encountered ‘mafia networks’ An EU agency has highlighted the heightened risk of foreign domestic workers in the UK enduring slavery-like conditions but conceded its pan-European study of labour conditions had been impeded by “mafia networks”. The
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Extinction Rebellion protester convicted of public order offence11h Extinction Rebellion protester convicted of public order offence
Angie Zelter, 68, wanted judge to take ‘urgency of the climate emergency’ into account The first person to face trial over the Extinction Rebellion protests in April has been found guilty of a minor public order offence for blocking a road in central London. Angie Zelter, 68, was given a conditional discharge at Hendon magistrates court on Tuesday after being arrested for lying in the road near Parliament Square on 17 April. She had been taking part in protests in which
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Two arrests over leaked A-level paper11h Two arrests over leaked A-level paper
Police investigating the leak of an A-level maths paper arrest two people.
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Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games to cost £778m12h Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games to cost £778m
The Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games will cost £778m, slightly above initial estimates, the government announces.
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Video of Muslim Man Beaten to Death by Hindu Mob Inflames Tensions in India12h Video of Muslim Man Beaten to Death by Hindu Mob Inflames Tensions in India
The 12-hour attack on the victim, Tabrez Ansari, who was forced to chant praises to Hindu gods, has become another signal of the country’s bitter sectarian divide.
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12h FedEx sues US Government
US delivery company FedEx has filed a lawsuit against the US government, arguing that it should not be required to enforce federal government export bans.
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So he WILL discuss his private life: PM favourite Boris says he relaxes by painting model red BUSES12h So he WILL discuss his private life: PM favourite Boris says he relaxes by painting model red BUSES
The Tory leadership favourite made the bombshell revelation today, saying that he even added 'passengers enjoying themselves' as he wound down from intensive affairs of state.
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Highs of 45C expected in France as heatwave scorches Europe12h Highs of 45C expected in France as heatwave scorches Europe
Temperature records expected to be broken as minister warns heatwaves could become norm High temperature records usually set in late July or August are likely to be broken across Europe this week as
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France loses landmark court case over air pollution12h France loses landmark court case over air pollution
Mother and daughter win legal fight to hold state responsible for failing to tackle problem
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Boris Johnson: Tory leadership favourite in campaign media blitz12h Boris Johnson: Tory leadership favourite in campaign media blitz
After accusations of hiding away, the frontrunner embarks on a glut of interviews and appearances.
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Lara taken to hospital after feeling chest pain12h Updated Lara taken to hospital after feeling chest pain
Former captain Brian Lara is in hospital in Mumbai after suffering chest pain, say Cricket West Indies.
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Yewande Komolafe’s 10 Essential Nigerian Recipes12h Updated Yewande Komolafe’s 10 Essential Nigerian Recipes
“We don’t say a dish is spicy — we say it has pepper.” The recipe writer Yewande Komolafe, who grew up in Lagos and found herself searching for the heat and flavor of Nigerian food in New York, chooses the dishes that define the cuisine for her.
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13h Updated Iran Disparages U.S. Over Sanctions
President Hassan Rouhani said that the latest sanctions were pointless. Separately, the U.S. national security adviser accused Iran of being “a source of belligerence and aggression.”
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Rare bacterial infection leaves 12 dead in Essex13h Rare bacterial infection leaves 12 dead in Essex
NHS says outbreak of invasive group A streptococcus began in Braintree and has spread Twelve people have died of a rare bacterial infection that has spread in Essex, the NHS has said. There have been 32 reported cases of the disease, called invasive group A streptococcus (iGAS), the NHS Mid Essex clinical commissioning group said.
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13h Updated How not to trash the planet at a music festival
With some of the world's biggest festivals coming up, months of great music and outdoor partying lie ahead, as well as huge mountains of rubbish and fields littered with plastic.
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Council of Europe Restores Russia’s Voting Rights13h Council of Europe Restores Russia’s Voting Rights
Ukraine and other former Soviet states opposed ending the suspension, which began with the annexation of Crimea. Russia had threatened to quit the group if it were not reinstated.
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Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield retrial13h Updated Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield retrial
David Duckenfield denies the gross negligence manslaughter of 95 fans in the 1989 stadium disaster.
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13h Sources: Murdoch lieutenant ordered removal of Trump sexual assault allegation story
The New York Post's former top editor, a supporter of President Trump and an old lieutenant of Rupert Murdoch who returned to the conservative tabloid as an adviser in early 2019, ordered the removal of a story about writer Jean Carroll's sexual assault allegations against President Trump, two people familiar with the matter told CNN Business.
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13h Updated Bill Gates reveals the biggest mistake of his career
Bill Gates has a resume of career highs, but he calls Microsoft's failure to become Apple's chief iOS rival his "greatest mistake."
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Man stabbed 18 times after row over blocking train aisle, court hears13h Man stabbed 18 times after row over blocking train aisle, court hears
Lee Pomeroy died after receiving stab wounds in neck in front of 14-year-old son A train passenger was stabbed 18 times in front of his 14-year-old son after a heated row over blocking the aisle, a court has heard. Lee Pomeroy, 51, was attacked by 36-year-old Darren Pencille five minutes after boarding a London-bound train at Guildford, Surrey, in January, the Old Bailey was told.
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Two arrested in A-level exam leak investigation13h Two arrested in A-level exam leak investigation
Edexcel was forced to replace paper two days before 7,000 pupils took further maths exam Two people have been arrested as part of an investigation into an exam paper security breach that led the Edexcel board to withdraw and replace an A-level further maths paper over fears it had been leaked.
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Martlesham cat trapped in WW2 bunker for days is released13h Martlesham cat trapped in WW2 bunker for days is released
Volunteer firefighters were called in to rescue the ginger feline.
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13h Updated Virtual reality is helping scientists discover new drugs
The same technology that's revolutionizing video games is being used to develop new drugs and fight some of the world's deadliest diseases.
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13h Updated Migrants, Iran, E. Jean Carroll: Your Tuesday Briefing
Here’s what you need to know.
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Pakistan plays down accusations of Christian persecution14h Pakistan plays down accusations of Christian persecution
Foreign minister says there are ‘individual incidents’ that can be compared to UK knife crime Pakistan’s foreign minister has sought to dismiss accusations of Christian persecution, claiming there were “individual incidents” comparable to knife crime in the UK. Shah Mahmood Qureshi, speaking during a visit to Brussels, said reports of religious minorities being targeted in Pakistan did not constitute a trend and the recent claims of
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Germany ‘will talk to the last hour’ to avoid no-deal Brexit14h Germany ‘will talk to the last hour’ to avoid no-deal Brexit
UK ambassador says Berlin is willing to hear fresh ideas for Irish border problem
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14h Updated 7 examples in 7 days of Trump-Murdoch alliance
Want to see how Rupert Murdoch's media empire is at work for President Trump? Look around — you can't miss it. In the past week:
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Next online battle will play on fear of bots, says Facebook official14h Next online battle will play on fear of bots, says Facebook official
New ‘influence operations’ will openly advertise participation in debate instead of hiding it The next wave of “influence operations” like those that Russia used to target the 2016 US election will aim to destabilise debate by making voters think bots are everywhere, Facebook’s head of cybersecurity policy has said. Nathaniel Gleicher, who runs the company’s response to politically motivated malfeasance on its platform, said groups such as Russia’s Internet Research Agency (IRA) were increasingly trying to manipulate public perception of themselves. “Not running a large network of fake accounts but just playing on the fact that everyone thinks there are large networks of fake accounts out there,” he said.
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London Mayor Sadiq Khan takes apparent dig at predecessor Boris Johnson14h Updated London Mayor Sadiq Khan takes apparent dig at predecessor Boris Johnson
Police were called to the London house where Mr Johnson is living with his girlfriend Carrie Symonds on Friday after neighbours heard a furious row in which plates were thrown.
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Chelsea given permission to speak to Derby boss Lampard14h Chelsea given permission to speak to Derby boss Lampard
Chelsea are given permission to speak to Derby County boss Frank Lampard about their vacant manager's job.
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14h Updated What Does Putin Really Want?
Russia is dead set on being a global power. But what looks like grand strategy is often improvisation — amid America’s retreat.
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14h Updated Iran accuses US of lying about wanting to resume talks
Iran accused the United States Tuesday of lying about wanting to resume talks between the two countries in the wake of new sanctions imposed by President Donald Trump earlier this week.
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Victoria to ban mobile phones in all state primary and secondary schools14h Victoria to ban mobile phones in all state primary and secondary schools
State education minister James Merlino announces move aimed at reducing classroom distraction and cyberbullying Students at Victorian public schools will be banned from using their phones from next year. In an effort to reduce distractions and cyber bullying, and hopefully improve education outcomes, students will have to switch off their phones and store them in lockers during school hours until the final bell, Education Minister James Merlino has announced.
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Cricket legend Brian Lara rushed to hospital after suffering chest pains14h Cricket legend Brian Lara rushed to hospital after suffering chest pains
West Indies cricket legend Brian Lara has been taken to hospital in India after suffering chest pains.
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14h Updated Iran threatens to shoot down more US aircraft
President Donald Trump is enacting sanctions on Iranian leadership in response to the US surveillance drone shot down last week by Iran. CNN's Barbara Starr reports on Iran's threat to shoot down more US aircraft in response to the sanctions.
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14h Former heavyweight champion rescued after yacht catches fire
Legendary heavyweight boxer Wladimir Klitschko had to be rescued in Spain in the early hours of Monday along with his family and friends after a fire broke out on the luxury yacht where they were staying.
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14h Updated Ashleigh Barty eyes Wimbledon glory
Ash Barty is on a roll and just doesn't want to stop.
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15h Updated Lampard in line to be new Chelsea manager
Frank Lampard moved a step closer to being appointed Chelsea manager after Derby County granted him permission to speak to the English Premier League club about their managerial vacancy.
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Johnson defends Brexit plan and silence over row15h Updated Johnson defends Brexit plan and silence over row
He admits to the BBC he would need EU co-operation to avoid a hard Irish border or crippling tariffs in the event of no deal.
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Etika: Body found in search for missing YouTuber15h Etika: Body found in search for missing YouTuber
The gamer, who went missing last week, had uploaded a video describing suicidal thoughts.
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15h Updated Iran, Migrants, E. Jean Carroll: Your Tuesday Briefing
Here’s what you need to know.
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Austria approves US extradition of Ukrainian tycoon15h Austria approves US extradition of Ukrainian tycoon
Supreme court clears way for Dmytro Firtash to face trial on bribery charges
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Wladimir Klitschko rescued from burning yacht off coast of Majorca15h Wladimir Klitschko rescued from burning yacht off coast of Majorca
Former world heavyweight boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko and his family have been rescued from their motor yacht after it caught fire.
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15h Monzo doubles its value to $2.5 billion
Monzo, the popular UK banking app, has boosted its financial firepower as it prepares for a US launch.
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15h The Guatemala election is wild
Few politicians have a backstory like Sandra Torres, winner of the first round in Guatemala's presidential elections earlier this month, but the former first lady is no ordinary candidate.
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Bangladeshi migrants in Tunisia forced to return home, aid groups claim15h Bangladeshi migrants in Tunisia forced to return home, aid groups claim
Relatives say more than 30 people stuck at sea told to return home or lose food and water
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16h Sandwiches in 100% compostable packaging to be sold at Glastonbury Festival
Fresh from banning single-use plastic bottles, Britain's Glastonbury Festival has taken another step towards sustainability: sandwiches in 100 percent compostable packaging will be sold at the five-day event.
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UK retail sales suffer biggest fall in a decade - business live16h Updated UK retail sales suffer biggest fall in a decade - business live
Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as retailers report that conditions are weaker than a year ago
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UK weather: flooding causes train delays and road closures16h UK weather: flooding causes train delays and road closures
Kent and Sussex worst hit by floods but high temperatures expected later in the week Flooding and train cancellations have hit parts of England at the start of a week in which temperatures are expected to rise above 30C (86F). Almost half a month’s worth of rain fell in just a few hours in some areas on Tuesday morning, with Kent and Sussex being the worst hit.
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Jeremy Kyle Show: MPs criticise ITV over lie detectors16h Jeremy Kyle Show: MPs criticise ITV over lie detectors
MPs accuse the makers of ITV's axed Jeremy Kyle Show of being "irresponsible".
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Boris Johnson will not say who released photo with partner, or when it was taken16h Boris Johnson will not say who released photo with partner, or when it was taken
Frontrunner to be PM refuses to comment on picture that emerged in wake of row Boris Johnson has repeatedly refused to say whether his campaign team passed a photograph of him and his partner to newspapers as a PR strategy during a radio interview which saw the Tory leadership frontrunner quizzed again about his personal life. Speaking to LBC, Johnson refused at least half a dozen times to comment on the photo of himself and Carrie Symonds seemingly sitting in the garden of a pub. He would not answer when the host, Nick Ferrari, pressed: “This is quite an old picture isn’t it?”
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Tory leadership: Boris Johnson tight-lipped over timing of picture - live news16h Updated Tory leadership: Boris Johnson tight-lipped over timing of picture - live news
Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including the latest from the Tory leadership contest and Boris Johnson’s LBC phone-in
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The US’s Middle East ‘peace summit’ is bizarre. Palestinians are right to boycott it | Ian Black16h The US’s Middle East ‘peace summit’ is bizarre. Palestinians are right to boycott it | Ian Black
The Trump administration is notoriously biased towards Israel, and its $50bn offer to Palestinians pointedly avoids land rightsIn the toxic history of the enduring conflict between Israel and the Palestinians, the Palestinians have often been accused of “never missing an opportunity to miss an opportunity”. This familiar charge has been repeated in the runup to an extraordinary event taking place in the Gulf state of Bahrain, convened by the US and starting on Tuesday. The Manama “workshop” – downgraded from “conference” to lower already rock-bottom expectations – is designed to discuss the “Peace to Prosperity” plan
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16h Duterte Plays Down Chinese Ramming of Filipino Fishing Boat
The Philippine president warned against escalating tensions with China over the incident, declaring that “there was no confrontation” and adding, “Well, I’m sorry, but that’s how it is.”
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Four arrested over crossbow killing of retired man in Wales16h Four arrested over crossbow killing of retired man in Wales
Shooting of former lecturer, 74, on Anglesey was previously thought to be hunting accident Four people have been arrested in connection with the murder of a retired lecturer who was shot with a crossbow bolt as he adjusted his satellite dish on Anglesey in north Wales. A 38-year-old man from the Bryngwran area of the island was arrested on suspicion of the murder of Gerald Corrigan, 74, and a number of other related offences.
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UK retail sales tumble as wet weather dampens spirits - business live16h UK retail sales tumble as wet weather dampens spirits - business live
Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news
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UK weather: flooding causes train delays16h UK weather: flooding causes train delays
Kent and Sussex worst hit by floods but high temperatures expected later in the week Flooding and train cancellations have hit parts of England at the start of a week in which temperatures are expected to rise above 30C (86F). Almost half a month’s worth of rain fell in just a few hours in some areas on Tuesday morning, with Kent and Sussex being the worst hit.
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Gold hits six-year high; FCA grilled over Woodford fund crisis - business live17h Updated Gold hits six-year high; FCA grilled over Woodford fund crisis - business live
Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news
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17h The 100-year-old peace treaty that still shapes our world
At the end of World War I, leaders of the victorious allies—the United States, Britain, France and Italy—arrived in Paris to begin the Herculean task of ending the First World War and trying, as best they could, to prevent another.
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17h Dementia risk tied to common drugs
Scientists have long found a possible link between anticholinergic drugs and an increased risk of dementia.
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Rescue for 14 in Stirling trapped by flash floods17h Updated Rescue for 14 in Stirling trapped by flash floods
A fire service water rescue unit ferries people trapped in a Stirling rugby club by flooding.
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17h How Microsoft is dodging the move to regulate Big Tech
Microsoft's market dominance is extraordinary at a time when so much focus is on the immense power of Big Tech.
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17h Updated Your Tuesday Briefing
Iran, Migrants, E. Jean Carroll: Here’s what you need to know.
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Gold hits six-year high as geopolitical tensions bubble - business live17h Updated Gold hits six-year high as geopolitical tensions bubble - business live
Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news
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Heatwave alert in France with temperatures of 40C set to arrive in days17h Heatwave alert in France with temperatures of 40C set to arrive in days
France is taking extra precautions ahead of a "potentially dangerous" heatwave that is set to hit much of Europe this week. 
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Hillsborough police chief will face retrial, judge rules17h Hillsborough police chief will face retrial, judge rules
David Duckenfield was South Yorkshire police chief at 1989 cup tie that left 96 people dead The former South Yorkshire police chief superintendent who was in command of the 1989 FA Cup semi-final at Hillsborough, where 96 people were killed, will face a retrial on a charge of gross negligence manslaughter, a judge has ruled. Sir Peter Openshaw, who presided over the 10-week trial of Duckenfield earlier this year in which the jury failed to reach a verdict, handed down his ruling on Tuesday after the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) applied for a retrial. The new hearing will be at Preston crown court on 7 October.
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17h Updated Italian mafia boss escapes from prison
An Italian mafia boss has escaped from a detention center in Uruguay, where he was awaiting extradition to Italy, the Uruguayan Ministry of Interior said in a statement.
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Solicitor who stole £2million from clients after falling for lottery scam is struck off17h Updated Solicitor who stole £2million from clients after falling for lottery scam is struck off
Hugh Lansdell, 70, has now been struck off the register for dishonesty after more than 40 years in the legal profession.
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U.K. Court Says Mentally Disabled Woman Must Have Abortion18h Updated U.K. Court Says Mentally Disabled Woman Must Have Abortion
A judge called her decision “heartbreaking,” but in the best interest of the woman, who is 22 weeks pregnant.
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Waste giant Biffa guilty of sending nappies to China18h Updated Waste giant Biffa guilty of sending nappies to China
Biffa broke the law by exporting everything from underwear to socks in containers labelled as paper.
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Tired of Hearing Leader Criticized, Pakistani Lawmaker Starts Banning Words18h Tired of Hearing Leader Criticized, Pakistani Lawmaker Starts Banning Words
After the opposition kept calling Prime Minister Imran Khan a leader “selected” by the country’s military, the deputy speaker banned the description. The debate is not over.
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IAN ROSS turned a rundown villa into his dream holiday home18h Updated IAN ROSS turned a rundown villa into his dream holiday home
IAN ROSS: My house beside the sea, La Villa Buntessa, is in a part of Italy known as Mezzogiorno, the Land of Eternal Lunchtime.
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18h 1894: President Carnot of France Assassinated
The president of the French Republic was fatally stabbed as he left a banquet at the Palais du Commerce in Lyon.
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18h Drones delay flights for second time in week
Drone sightings, alongside weather conditions, delayed 18 flights and forced a further seven to be diverted at Singapore's Changi Airport Monday evening, according to the country's Civil Aviation Authority.
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Police believe crossbow killing of retired man was deliberate18h Police believe crossbow killing of retired man was deliberate
Shooting of retired lecturer in north Wales previously thought to be hunting accident
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Murder suspect slashes own throat during trial18h Murder suspect slashes own throat during trial
A man accused of killing and dismembering a 24-year-old woman slashed his neck and fell from his wheelchair during his murder trial.
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‘Climate apartheid’: UN expert says human rights may not survive19h ‘Climate apartheid’: UN expert says human rights may not survive
Right to life is likely to be undermined alongside the rule of law, special rapporteur says The world is increasingly at risk of “climate apartheid”, where the rich pay to escape heat and hunger caused by the escalating climate crisis while the rest of the world suffers, a report from a UN human rights expert has said. Philip Alston, UN special rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights, said the impacts of global heating are likely to undermine not only basic rights to life, water, food, and housing for hundreds of millions of people, but also democracy and the rule of law.
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She’s 83 and a Famous Nun. Australia’s Catholic Leaders Want Her to Stay Away.19h Updated She’s 83 and a Famous Nun. Australia’s Catholic Leaders Want Her to Stay Away.
Sister Joan Chittister, a well-known American feminist, was planning to speak at a Catholic conference in Melbourne, but the archbishop apparently intervened.
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19h Updated Iran shows it has the military prowess to be an adversary that can keep the US off balance in any conflict
Once the dust cleared, it turned out that one of the enduring lessons from the past week occurred at about 22,000 feet.
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Jim Chalmers ditches Labor’s pre-election pledge to conduct review into Newstart19h Jim Chalmers ditches Labor’s pre-election pledge to conduct review into Newstart
Shadow treasurer says decision an ‘unfortunate consequence’ of Coalition’s victory
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Drunk Navy pilot spends six hours upside-down in a chimney19h Drunk Navy pilot spends six hours upside-down in a chimney
Tommy Brownlee, 26, got stuck while trying to make his way down a chimney at the Royal Navy Air Station in Yeovilton, Somerset. Pictures showed the pilot looking dazed as he was wheeled away by medics.
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Shocking attack in Bournemouth where man gets sucker punched 19h Shocking attack in Bournemouth where man gets sucker punched 
The incident was caught on camera near ANJ Off-license in St Michael's Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, as two groups of men walked along a pavement in opposite directions.
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Southern Water customers to get rebate20h Updated Southern Water customers to get rebate
Customers will get rebates after the company failed to operate its sewage plants properly.
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Hull mother banned from having visitors hits back at neighbours said she had wild parties20h Updated Hull mother banned from having visitors hits back at neighbours said she had wild parties
Kelly Barraclough, 32, was handed a closure order stopping anyone from entering her home for the next three months by Hull City Council.
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20h 34 bridesmaids and she wishes she could have more
A bride from New Orleans went all out for her beach wedding -- enlisting 34 of her closest friends and family to join her as bridesmaids on her big day.
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Morgan will not try to stop booing of Smith and Warner20h Updated Morgan will not try to stop booing of Smith and Warner
England captain Eoin Morgan will not try to prevent fans booing Australia's Steve Smith and David Warner during the World Cup match at Lord's.
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Ebola in the DRC: everything you need to know20h Updated Ebola in the DRC: everything you need to know
Key facts about the second largest outbreak of the disease in history
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How Peru fell in love with a sea giant worth far more alive than dead | Dan Collyns21h How Peru fell in love with a sea giant worth far more alive than dead | Dan Collyns
The giant manta ray is at risk in the Pacific ocean, but the rise of ecotourism is changing attitudes among local fishermen Fishermen heading out to sea off Peru’s northern coast keep a keen eye on the turquoise waters below them, hoping for a glimpse of the elusive giant manta ray gliding by. Nowadays the boats are taking tourists rather than nets. The fish they once caught are now in decline, and the fish the visitors want to see now are worth far more alive than dead.
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The climate costs of a plastic planet | Carroll Muffett21h The climate costs of a plastic planet | Carroll Muffett
Every stage of the plastic lifecycle releases harmful carbon emissions into the atmosphere, contributing to global heating
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21h Myanmar cuts internet in conflict areas
A top United Nations official has warned of "serious implications for human rights" in parts of Myanmar after the government shut down mobile data networks.
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Five Chinese charged as toll in Cambodia building collapse rises to 2821h Five Chinese charged as toll in Cambodia building collapse rises to 28
Anger growing over poor standards in construction boom that has transformed Sihanoukville into tourist and gambling hub Seven people including five Chinese nationals have been charged with criminal offences over the collapse of a building in Cambodia that has left 28 dead.
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21h FedEx sues US Commerce Department over export restrictions that affect Huawei
US delivery company FedEx has filed a lawsuit against the US government, arguing that it should not be required to enforce federal government export bans.
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21h Updated A black, transgender and disabled model lands her first major magazine cover
Aaron Philip, the first black, transgender and disabled model to sign for a leading agency, has achieved another trailblazing feat: her first major magazine cover.
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News Daily: Johnson interview and royal renovations21h News Daily: Johnson interview and royal renovations
Your morning briefing for 25 June 2019.
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Tuesday briefing: Nice work if you can get into the right school21h Tuesday briefing: Nice work if you can get into the right school
Oxbridge continues to dominate high-ranking roles … heatwave hits Europe … and the limits to dirt being ‘good for the immune system’ Hello, I’m Warren Murray with the day’s conversation-starters.
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21h Updated Trump considering a visit to Korean DMZ
President Donald Trump is considering a visit to the demilitarized zone between North and South Korea during his scheduled trip to Seoul, South Korea, after the G-20 summit, according to a South Korean government official.
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‘I think therefore I cycle’: 50 years of Dutch protest posters – in pictures22h ‘I think therefore I cycle’: 50 years of Dutch protest posters – in pictures
We rounded up half a century of protest posters and stickers from campaigns which helped Amsterdam become the ‘cycle capital of the world’
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22h What shooting down a $110M US drone tells us about Iran
Once the dust cleared, it turned out that one of the enduring lessons from the past week occurred at about 22,000 feet.
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General Accused in Ethiopian Coup Attempt Is Reported Killed23h Updated General Accused in Ethiopian Coup Attempt Is Reported Killed
Gen. Asamnew Tsige had been accused of plotting the shooting of five political and military figures in an effort to seize power in the region of Amhara.
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23h Updated Meghan and Harry spent $3 million in taxpayer money on new home
Meghan and Harry, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, spent £2.4 million (about $3 million) of British taxpayers' money on renovations to their new home, according to the Royal Household's latest annual financial statement.
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