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Families of missing Uighurs use Tiktok video app to publicise China detentions42m Families of missing Uighurs use Tiktok video app to publicise China detentions
Short messages campaign for information on loved ones held in Xinjiang camps Uighurs are sending out messages on social media video app Tiktok showing family members who have gone missing, in their latest attempt to raise awareness about the estimated 1 million Uighurs who have been detained in camps that have sprung up across China’s Xinjiang region. The videos, many of which are over eery music, show images of missing people, with a photograph or video of the person posting the clip superimposed over the top. Many of those posting the videos are crying.
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Saudis Paid $90 Million to Sudan’s Ex-Leader, Officer Says in al-Bashir Trial46m Updated Saudis Paid $90 Million to Sudan’s Ex-Leader, Officer Says in al-Bashir Trial
A senior police officer said that Omar Hassan al-Bashir, the country’s deposed leader, had admitted to receiving the money.
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NSW abortion bill delayed until September amid Liberal division47m NSW abortion bill delayed until September amid Liberal division
A vote on the bill to decriminalise abortion had been expected this week but opponents have campaigned furiously against it Opponents of a bill to decriminalise abortion in New South Wales have successfully delayed a final vote on the legislation until next month. The parliament’s upper house is due to begin debating the reproductive healthcare reform bill on Tuesday,
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When it comes to choosing the US or China, perhaps our chickens are coming home to roost | Peter Lewis47m When it comes to choosing the US or China, perhaps our chickens are coming home to roost | Peter Lewis
Essential poll finds Australians less emphatically American than many would have predicted – is economic self-interest winning? Australia’s diplomatic imperative of strategic avoidance, its quest to not have to choose between the last remaining superpower of the 20th century and the emerging one of this century, is coming under increasing pressure. With a bellicose White House whipping up a trade war, the Red Army bearing down on Hong Kong and the rising influence of China in the Pacific, a series of flashpoints are challenging Australia’s determination not to have to pick a team.
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48m China could overwhelm US military in Asia in hours, Australian report says
The US military is no longer the primary force in Asia, and missiles from China's rapidly improving military could overwhelm its bases in hours, according to a new report.
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Notre-Dame Construction Resumes in Paris, but Worries About Lead Remain48m Updated Notre-Dame Construction Resumes in Paris, but Worries About Lead Remain
Officials had shut down the work site over concerns about lead contamination. While stricter decontamination measures are now in place, concerns over safety persist.
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Prince Andrew, ‘Appalled’ by Epstein Scandal, Denies Any Role49m Updated Prince Andrew, ‘Appalled’ by Epstein Scandal, Denies Any Role
The denial followed the publication of a video from 2010 showing the prince waving goodbye to a young woman at the mansion of Jeffrey Epstein.
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50m Italy’s Government Faces a Confidence Vote Where Nothing Is Certain
Matteo Salvini, the popular interior minister, would like very much to go to elections. But the majority of members of Parliament are in no rush.
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Hong Kong Protesters Love Pepe the Frog. No, They’re Not Alt-Right.51m Updated Hong Kong Protesters Love Pepe the Frog. No, They’re Not Alt-Right.
To much of the world, the cartoon frog is a hate symbol. To Hong Kong protesters, he’s something entirely different: one of them.
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Your Tuesday Briefing51m Updated Your Tuesday Briefing
Italy vote, ISIS, Notre-Dame: Here’s what you need to know.
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Thailand’s Roads Are Deadly. Especially if You’re Poor.52m Updated Thailand’s Roads Are Deadly. Especially if You’re Poor.
The rules of a highly unequal society extend even to the highways, where have-nots are far more likely to be killed than haves.
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59m Why Democrats in 2020 are moving toward their most ambitious gun control agenda ever
On the politics of gun control, Democrats are suddenly facing an arms race.
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1h China could overwhelm US in military in Asia in hours, Australian report says
The US military is no longer the primary force in Asia, and missiles from China's rapidly improving military could overwhelm its bases in hours, according to a new report.
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1h 13m Updated High schoolers seen in video giving Nazi salute and singing Nazi marching song
Another group of high school students has been caught on video giving the Nazi salute.
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Indonesian president calls for calm after violent protests in West Papua1h 22m Indonesian president calls for calm after violent protests in West Papua
Joko Widodo tells residents it’s ‘better to be forgiving’ after anger over mass arrests of Papuan students in Surabaya The Indonesian president has called for calm after days of violent protests against and by ethnic West Papuans. President Joko Widodo urged people to forgive each other “as fellow countrymen” instead of getting angry, while pledging to look after the “honour and welfare of all people in Papua and West Papua”.
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1h 25m Wildfire rages in Canary Islands
Over 9,000 people have been evacuated as wildfires rage on Spain's Canary Islands off the northwest coast of Africa, officials said.
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Twitter and Facebook crack down on accounts linked to Chinese campaign against Hong Kong1h 56m Twitter and Facebook crack down on accounts linked to Chinese campaign against Hong Kong
Company also suspends thousands of accounts as it reports ‘state-backed information operation’ Twitter has removed nearly 1,000 accounts and suspended thousands of others tied to a campaign by the Chinese government against protesters in Hong Kong, the company announced on Monday. Twitter
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Trump tweets picture of Trump Tower on Greenland1h 57m Trump tweets picture of Trump Tower on Greenland
Donald Trump has poked fun at his own suggestion of buying Greenland from Denmark, tweeting a doctored photo of Trump Tower looming over a small village in the Arctic territory.
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2h Updated Foreign Agents and Terrorists: How China Is Framing Hong Kong’s Protests
For more than two months, antigovernment protests have gripped Hong Kong, with anger rising over China’s growing influence. Here are tactics the Chinese government is using to frame the narrative.
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Trump tweets image of enormous Trump Tower on Greenland2h Trump tweets image of enormous Trump Tower on Greenland
US president pledges ‘not to do this’ but residents of the icy island have hardly warmed to his interest Donald Trump may still want to purchase Greenland – but the US president has no plans to embellish the island’s coast with a Trump Tower. On Monday night, Trump tweeted an edited photo of a coastal town dotted with colorful homes – all dwarfed by a golden skyscraper bearing the US president’s name.
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2h Cristiano Ronaldo admits paying $375,000 in 2010 to settle sexual assault claim
Soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo's lawyers revealed for the first time in court documents the amount he paid to settle allegations that he raped a woman in a Las Vegas hotel in 2009.
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2h Salvadoran woman at center of controversial abortion trial acquitted of all charges
A young rape survivor who'd been accused of inducing an abortion and previously sentenced to 30 years in prison was acquitted of all charges by an El Salvador judge Monday at the conclusion of a retrial.
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Jeffrey Epstein signed a will just two days before his death2h Jeffrey Epstein signed a will just two days before his death
Court papers detail no beneficiaries for $577m estate, opening a potentially lengthy battle as victims seek justice Jeffrey Epstein signed a will just two days before he killed himself in jail, new court records show, opening a new legal front in what could be a lengthy battle over the disgraced financier’s fortune. Court papers filed last week in the US Virgin Islands list no details of beneficiaries but value the estate at more than $577m, including more than $56m in cash.
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2h Another massive ocean garbage patch found -- this one in the Atlantic
Within the Atlantic Ocean is the world's only sea without shores, its borders defined by the currents of the North Atlantic gyre. The Sargasso Sea takes its name from sargassum, a free-floating golden brown seaweed that is a haven for hatchling sea turtles and hundreds of other marine species who use it to feed, grow and hide from predators. But the sargassum is now home to objects wholly unnatural too.
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2h Updated He got his first haircut in 15 years so he could join the Army
Superlong hair, or serving his country?
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Women Are Fleeing Death at Home. The U.S. Wants to Keep Them Out.2h Updated Women Are Fleeing Death at Home. The U.S. Wants to Keep Them Out.
Violence against women is driving an exodus of migrants from Central America, but the Trump administration is determined to deny them asylum.
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Sky News NZ fined for broadcasting live-stream of Christchurch massacre3h Sky News NZ fined for broadcasting live-stream of Christchurch massacre
Broadcasting Standards Authority issues $4,000 penalty for airing footage that had ‘potential to cause significant distress’ Sky News New Zealand has been fined by the country’s broadcasting watchdog for airing live footage of the Christchurch terror attack that killed 51 people. On 15 March a lone gunmen killed 51 people in two inner-city Christchurch mosques – the worst mass murder in New Zealand history.
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Palestinian Authority Bans Activities by Gay Rights Group3h Updated Palestinian Authority Bans Activities by Gay Rights Group
The Palestinian group, Al Qaws, vowed to continue its work. A police spokesman said its activities violated the “ideals and values of Palestinian society.”
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Tim Fischer: former Nationals leader and deputy PM ‘gravely ill’3h Updated Tim Fischer: former Nationals leader and deputy PM ‘gravely ill’
Former deputy prime minister is being treated at Albury Wodonga Cancer Centre Revered Nationals leader and former deputy prime minister Tim Fischer, who has fought cancer for 10 years, is gravely ill in hospital in Albury, the Australian reports. Fischer, 73, has been battling acute leukaemia and cancer generally for 10 years. He is currently being treated at the Albury Wodonga Cancer Centre.
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Queensland police to get new powers to search climate change protesters3h Queensland police to get new powers to search climate change protesters
Crackdown includes new laws that make it illegal to possess a device used for locking on, and comes as Extinction Rebellion ramps up activities Queensland police will be given new powers to search suspected climate change protesters, as the state government attempts to crack down on an escalating campaign of civil disobedience. Extinction Rebellion protesters have regularly disrupted traffic in the Brisbane CBD. They have indicated those stoppages would escalate in the coming months. Other groups have attempted to stop the operations of mining companies, contractors and coal freight networks across the state.
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3h Pence to China: Violating Hong Kong law may cost you trade deal
Vice President Mike Pence said Monday that chances of a trade deal with China would diminish if Hong Kong's laws are violated, also criticizing the country's human rights violations as antithetical to American ideals.
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Strict new rules planned for skyscrapers amid fears they create wind-tunnels that blow cyclists over3h Strict new rules planned for skyscrapers amid fears they create wind-tunnels that blow cyclists over
The City of London Corporation has brought in new rules requiring developers to test designs with wind tunnel simulations and redesign if drafts are too strong.
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Mercedes admits all its of its cars are fitted with secret sensor which can pinpoint their location3h Mercedes admits all its of its cars are fitted with secret sensor which can pinpoint their location
Mercedes, which sold more than 170,000 new cars in Britain alone last year, insisted the sensors are only activated in 'extreme circumstances', such as when customers default on their payments.
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Fords are most stolen car brand as police chief calls for motor industry to do more to tackle crime4h Fords are most stolen car brand as police chief calls for motor industry to do more to tackle crime
The number of Fords taken in the West Midlands so far this year - 1,557 - has more than trebled from the 489 in 2015 (stock of a keyless entry Ford).
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Poll shows voters would prefer a No Deal Brexit than for Jeremy Corbyn to become prime minister4h Poll shows voters would prefer a No Deal Brexit than for Jeremy Corbyn to become prime minister
Some 48 per cent of people said they would rather the country left the EU without an agreement than for the Labour leader to get into Downing Street, the YouGov poll found.
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NHS stuck with £130,000 bill after a burglar stole a hospital master key and went on a crime spree4h NHS stuck with £130,000 bill after a burglar stole a hospital master key and went on a crime spree
Gareth Parkin, 36, was jailed for two years and three months after admitting burglary. He stole staff handbags in a series of break-ins at the Royal Derby Hospital to help fund his drug habit.
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Vanuatu will host the next Pacific Islands Forum. We want to know if Australia really wants a seat at the table | Ralph Regenvanu4h Vanuatu will host the next Pacific Islands Forum. We want to know if Australia really wants a seat at the table | Ralph Regenvanu
Scott Morrison should bring strong climate commitments to next year’s forum to avoid a repeat of this year’s summit Last week at the close of the Pacific Islands Forum in Tuvalu
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Canada manhunt fugitives recorded final video messages, family says4h Canada manhunt fugitives recorded final video messages, family says
Mobile phone footage reportedly shows Kam McLeod and Bryer Schmegelsky saying goodbye and describing last wishes A mobile phone with a video shot by Kam McLeod and Bryer Schmegelsky could hold the key to why they embarked on a killing spree in Canada. The two teenagers suspected of killing Australian tourist Lucas Fowler, his US girlfriend Chynna Deese, and Canadian botanist Leonard Dyck, left a “last will and testament” video message, according to the Toronto Star.
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Man 20 Jed Foster charged with murder of police officer PC Andrew Harper in Berkshire4h Man 20 Jed Foster charged with murder of police officer PC Andrew Harper in Berkshire
Jed Foster, 20, has been charged with the murder of PC Andrew Harper who was killed on Thursday night while investigating a burglary near the village of Sulhamstead in Berkshire.
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4h Great British Bake Off contestants revealed for 2019
A new batch of contestants get ready to battle it out for the Bake Off crown.
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Iceland Mourns Loss of a Glacier by Posting a Warning About Climate Change4h Updated Iceland Mourns Loss of a Glacier by Posting a Warning About Climate Change
Higher global temperatures are threatening glaciers, which cover 11 percent of Iceland and are prominent tourist attractions.
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Hoax Wearside Jack who claimed to be Yorkshire Ripper Peter Sutcliffe John Humble dies aged 634h Hoax Wearside Jack who claimed to be Yorkshire Ripper Peter Sutcliffe John Humble dies aged 63
John Humble sent three letters and a voice recording to police probing the spate of murders committed by Peter Sutcliffe across Yorkshire, Lancashire and Greater Manchester in the 1970s.
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Planned Parenthood refuses federal funding after abortion referral bans – as it happened4h Planned Parenthood refuses federal funding after abortion referral bans – as it happened
The move is in response to a Trump rule stating that groups receiving Title X funding could no longer provide abortion counseling
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Norman Lamb asks why medics did not know his blurred vision was a tell-tale sign of a stroke4h Norman Lamb asks why medics did not know his blurred vision was a tell-tale sign of a stroke
Mr Lamb, 61, who stood for the leadership of the Liberal Democrats in 2015, vividly recalls when he woke up with double vision. 'Everything was blurred and I couldn't focus on anything,' he said.
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Greene King brewer is snapped up by Hong Kong real estate giant for £2.7billion 4h Greene King brewer is snapped up by Hong Kong real estate giant for £2.7billion 
CK Asset Holdings Ltd, owned by Hong Kong's richest man, bought the brewer. Beer popularity in China increased after President Xi Jinping was pictured having a pint with David Cameron in 2015.
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Planned Parenthood refuses federal funding after abortion referral bans – live4h Updated Planned Parenthood refuses federal funding after abortion referral bans – live
The move is in response to a Trump rule stating that groups receiving Title X funding could no longer provide abortion counseling
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4h Student loan over-payments of £28m going unclaimed
Graduates have paid millions in repayments after their loans have been cleared.
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Senior US politician Chuck Schumer says UK-America trade deal could be BLOCKED5h Senior US politician Chuck Schumer says UK-America trade deal could be BLOCKED
Senate Minority leader Chuck Schumer, a Democrat representing New York, threatened cross-party action in Congress to prevent a UK-US trade deal in the event of a hard border in Ireland.
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Care homes might be forced to introduce RATIONING under a No Deal Brexit, leaked documents reveal5h Care homes might be forced to introduce RATIONING under a No Deal Brexit, leaked documents reveal
Hastings Council in East Sussex said in its Brexit risk document 'there might be the need for rationing.' Bedford Council said care homes are 'advised to hold four to six weeks supply of non-perishable foodstuffs'.
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With Troop Buildup, China Sends a Stark Warning to Hong Kong5h Updated With Troop Buildup, China Sends a Stark Warning to Hong Kong
An exercise by the People’s Armed Police on Hong Kong’s border signaled Beijing’s willingness to intervene to end any serious threat to sovereignty.
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5h What 16-year-olds do after their exam results
At 16, teenagers face a number of training or education choices - but how have these decisions changed over time?
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British Council worker Aras Amiri, 34, is condemned to TEN YEARS in an Iranian jail5h British Council worker Aras Amiri, 34, is condemned to TEN YEARS in an Iranian jail
Aras Amiri, 34, was arrested and charged with spying in March 2018 when she visited her sick grandmother in Tehran She was sentenced to ten years in jail and has just lost her final appeal.
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5h Why is the UK seeing a rise in measles cases?
Three years after eliminating the infection, Britain has lost its 'measles-free status'. How?
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ISIS Is Regaining Strength in Iraq and Syria5h ISIS Is Regaining Strength in Iraq and Syria
Five months after its territorial defeat, the Islamic State is conducting guerrilla attacks as defense officials acknowledge that the terrorist group is here to stay.
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5h Why we lie about being retired
When we retire we often pretend that we're still working according to one Harvard academic.
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Salvadoran Court Acquits Woman Charged With Homicide After Stillbirth5h Updated Salvadoran Court Acquits Woman Charged With Homicide After Stillbirth
The decision in the case of Evelyn Hernández Cruz was hailed as a victory by women’s rights groups, which say a strict abortion ban has led to overzealous prosecution of women who lose their babies.
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5h The International 2019: What does it take to become a gaming millionaire?
Gaming is a near billion-dollar industry, but what kind of pressures do young e-sports stars face?
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5h Updated Report: Jeffrey Epstein signed will 2 days before death
Jeffrey Epstein signed a will two days before his death, according to The New York Post, which obtained the document.
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5h When an ethical vegan met a sheep farmer...
Many vegans boycott woollen clothing on the basis that it is cruel to sheep.
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City of London tightens rules on skyscrapers over wind tunnel fears5h City of London tightens rules on skyscrapers over wind tunnel fears
Developers will have to modify designs deemed likely to affect cyclists and pedestrians Tougher building rules for skyscrapers have been drawn up by the City of London because of concerns that a high-rise, urban microclimate will generate winds capable of knocking over cyclists and pedestrians. Developers will have to provide more comprehensive safety assessments of how proposed buildings will affect people on street level, with more robust testing of roadways and pavements using detailed scale models in wind tunnels and computer simulations.
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Remaining Manus Island refugees offered voluntary relocation to Port Moresby6h Remaining Manus Island refugees offered voluntary relocation to Port Moresby
Amnesty International cautiously welcome Papua New Guinea’s offer but say it is not a ‘fix-all’ for six years of ‘terrible treatment’ All remaining refugees on Manus Island can relocate to Port Moresby, the Papua New Guinean government has said, offering to continue providing accommodation and health services in the capital city. According to refugees on Manus Island, notices were issued on Monday informing the
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Elton John defends Harry and Meghan over use of private jets6h Elton John defends Harry and Meghan over use of private jets
Singer reveals he paid for a flight for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex and their son Archie Sir Elton John has defended the Duke and Duchess of Sussex over their use of private jets, revealing that he had paid for a flight for them and their son Archie to “maintain a high level of much-needed protection”. The singer hit back at what he called “these relentless and untrue assassinations on their character”, after the royal couple faced mounting criticism for reportedly taking four private jet journeys in 11 days, rather than opting for commercial flights, despite speaking out on environmental issues. Buckingham Palace declined to comment.
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British prisoner Mark Roscaleer caught trying to escape jail in Portugal6h British prisoner Mark Roscaleer caught trying to escape jail in Portugal
Mark Roscaleer, 30, of Runcorn, is believed to have smashed his cell window and smothered his body in oil in a bid to squeeze through bars he planned to saw through at the jail in Lisbon (pictured).
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El Salvador rape victim acquitted over stillbirth murder charge6h El Salvador rape victim acquitted over stillbirth murder charge
‘Resounding victory for rights of women’ after retrial overturns conviction of Evelyn Beatriz Hernandez A young rape victim who was suspected of having an abortion and charged with homicide after having a stillborn child has been acquitted by a judge at a retrial in a case that attracted international attention to El Salvador’s strict abortion laws. Evelyn Beatriz Hernandez, now 21, had served 33 months of a 30-year prison sentence when her conviction was overturned in February for lack of evidence and a new trial was ordered. Prosecutors had asked for a 40-year sentence.
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National Grid gave boss John Pettigrew a £1million raise before UK had biggest blackout in a decade6h National Grid gave boss John Pettigrew a £1million raise before UK had biggest blackout in a decade
John Pettigrew, 50, was paid £4.6million in the year to April, including £3.2million in bonuses. It comes after around a million people were plunged into darkness by power cuts 11 days ago.
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6h Updated Pogba misses penalty as Man Utd draw at Wolves
Paul Pogba has a penalty saved as Manchester United are held to a draw at Wolves with Ruben Neves scoring a stunning equaliser for the hosts.
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6h Updated Fermanagh bomb: PSNI plea for political progress after murder bid
Police blame dissident republicans for the attack on officers and the Army close to the Irish border.
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Planned Parenthood, Eric Garner, ISIS: Your Monday Evening Briefing6h Planned Parenthood, Eric Garner, ISIS: Your Monday Evening Briefing
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
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Jeremy Corbyn Calls Boris Johnson ‘Britain’s Trump’ as Campaign Begins6h Jeremy Corbyn Calls Boris Johnson ‘Britain’s Trump’ as Campaign Begins
No date has been set for a general election as yet, but analysts expect one soon. The question is, will it be before or after Brexit?
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Freedom of movement is to end on October 31 as Boris introduces rules to keep out EU criminals6h Freedom of movement is to end on October 31 as Boris introduces rules to keep out EU criminals
Rules giving EU citizens the right to enter the UK to live, work or study will be scrapped on October 31. However officials warned it could leave the UK facing another Windrush-style scandal.
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Q&A: Indigenous leaders rule out compromise as Wyatt, Pearson and Dodson fail to show6h Q&A: Indigenous leaders rule out compromise as Wyatt, Pearson and Dodson fail to show
Linda Burney says only Ken Wyatt can explain why he does not want a voice to parliament to have constitutional protection Indigenous Australians should not be forced to adopt a compromised position or endure another round of consultation on constitutional recognition because
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Salvador Court Acquits Woman Charged With Homicide After Stillbirth7h Salvador Court Acquits Woman Charged With Homicide After Stillbirth
The decision was hailed as a victory by women’s rights groups, who say a strict abortion ban has led to overzealous prosecution of low-income women who lose their babies.
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Gina Lopez, Who Led Crackdown on Mines in the Philippines, Dies at 657h Gina Lopez, Who Led Crackdown on Mines in the Philippines, Dies at 65
Ms. Lopez was forced from her job as environment secretary after she halted the operations of many of the country’s mining companies.
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7h Wolves 1-1 Man Utd: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer explains why Paul Pogba took penalty
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer explains why Paul Pogba took Manchester United's penalty, rather than Marcus Rashford, as they drew 1-1 at Wolves - with Rui Patricio saving Pogba's spot-kick.
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7h Protests a message Americans can hear loud and clear
The images made you catch your breath. Under torrential rains and a canopy of umbrellas, thousands upon thousands of pro-democracy protesters defiantly -- but peacefully -- marched along the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday. China's regime has been trying to intimidate the protesters with credible, ominous threats that they could use brute force to put down the protests. Still, pro-democracy marchers turned out in astonishing numbers for the 11th week in a row.
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Missing three-year-old Queensland girl found in a dam7h Missing three-year-old Queensland girl found in a dam
Girl found dead by divers 150m from a house at Cootharaba on Sunshine Coast
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Polzeath Cornwall bans camper vans from cliff top car parks because its spoiling the view7h Polzeath Cornwall bans camper vans from cliff top car parks because its spoiling the view
Wealthy residents in Polzeath got sick of the vehicles blocking their vistas - resulting in Cornwall Council changing the rules.
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Prince Harry pens touching personal letter to an Dylan Alcott before finishing with cheeky question 7h Prince Harry pens touching personal letter to an Dylan Alcott before finishing with cheeky question 
Australian paralympian Dylan Alcott shared the letter online where the sixth in line to the throne was congratulating him on his win at Wimbledon before finishing with cheeky question.
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7h Woman at center of controversial abortion trial acquitted of all charges
A young rape survivor who'd been accused of inducing an abortion and previously sentenced to 30 years in prison was acquitted of all charges by an El Salvador judge Monday at the conclusion of a retrial.
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With Pickets, Russian Protesters Look to Sustain Momentum8h Updated With Pickets, Russian Protesters Look to Sustain Momentum
Looming over the demonstrations were questions about whether the movement could be sustained past the Sept. 8 elections, and what comes after President Vladimir Putin’s term.
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EU unconvinced as Johnson sets out fresh bid to remove Brexit backstop8h EU unconvinced as Johnson sets out fresh bid to remove Brexit backstop
PM says new ‘commitments’ to stop hard Irish border should be considered by the bloc Boris Johnson has written to the EU suggesting the backstop could be replaced by a new form of “commitments” to prevent a hard Irish border in his first major move to explain the UK government’s new position to Brussels. Ahead of talks with Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron, Johnson released a four-page letter setting out his position that the backstop is “anti-democratic and inconsistent with the sovereignty of the UK”, because it could keep the UK indefinitely in a customs union with no means of exit.
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Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar speak on Israel travel restrictions – live8h Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar speak on Israel travel restrictions – live
Congresswomen hold press conference on Israel’s decision to bar their entry while assistant House speaker endorses opening impeachment inquiry
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8h A breastfeeding mom is still being held in an ICE facility 12 days after being detained, attorneys say
Maria Domingo-Garcia left for work 12 days ago, and she hasn't been home.
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8h Updated At least 17 dead in fuel truck explosion
At least 17 people died after a tanker truck carrying fuel exploded at a small trading center in western Uganda, police said on Monday.
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8h Updated Nuclear monitoring stations went mysteriously quiet after Russian missile facility explosion
Four Russia-based nuclear monitoring stations that monitor radioactive particles in the atmosphere have mysteriously gone quiet after an August 8 explosion at a Russian missile testing facility, an explosion that has sparked confusion and concerns about possible increases in radiation levels, according to the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization.
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Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar to speak on Israel travel restrictions – live8h Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar to speak on Israel travel restrictions – live
Congresswomen to hold press conference on Israel’s decision to bar their entry while assistant House speaker endorses opening impeachment inquiry
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Police launch urgent appeal as autistic girl, seven, wanders off from her Birmingham home 9h Police launch urgent appeal as autistic girl, seven, wanders off from her Birmingham home 
Angela Zheng, seven, went missing from her home in Kingstanding, Birmingham, at 5.45pm today. West Midlands Police said she was found this evening and thanked the public for their help.
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Top-ranking House Democrat favors Trump impeachment inquiry – live9h Updated Top-ranking House Democrat favors Trump impeachment inquiry – live
Representative Ben Ray Luján, the assistant House speaker, endorses opening an impeachment inquiry, Politico reports
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Corbyn Calls Johnson ‘Britain’s Trump,’ as Campaign Gets Underway9h Corbyn Calls Johnson ‘Britain’s Trump,’ as Campaign Gets Underway
No date has been set for a general election as yet, but analysts expect one soon. The question is, will it be before or after Brexit?
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Man, 20, charged with the murder of PC Andrew Harper9h Man, 20, charged with the murder of PC Andrew Harper
Jed Foster charged with murder and theft after death of police officer in Berkshire on Thursday A man has been charged with the murder of the newlywed police officer Andrew Harper, who was killed on Thursday night while investigating a burglary, the Crown Prosecution Service said. Jed Foster, 20, from Reading, is due to appear at Reading magistrates court on Tuesday.
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9h Man, 20, charged with murder of police officer
Man charged with murder of police officer Andrew Harper, killed while investigating a burglary in Berkshire
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10h Updated Pence talks tough to China over Hong Kong protests as trade war continues
Vice President Mike Pence said Monday that chances of a trade deal with China would diminish if Hong Kong's laws are violated, also criticizing the country's human rights violations as antithetical to American ideals.
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10h Bureau of Prisons chief removed in wake of Jeffrey Epstein suicide
Attorney General William Barr removed the acting head of the Bureau of Prisons, the Justice Department said Monday, replacing the agency's top official in the wake of the suicide of Jeffrey Epstein earlier this month.
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Woman is fighting for her life and three others are injured after car drives into a line of tents10h Updated Woman is fighting for her life and three others are injured after car drives into a line of tents
The car hit a string of tents in Snowdonia National Park, North Wales. One woman has been left critically ill after the incident at Rhyd y Galen campsite.
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Chicken boxes to return to Home Office with handwritten knife crime solutions10h Chicken boxes to return to Home Office with handwritten knife crime solutions
Move by Word on the Curb is in response to the government’s ‘borderline racist’ #knifefree chicken box campaign A youth-focused trio will lobby the government with knife crime solutions written on chicken boxes that had been distributed by the Home Office. The move by Word on the Curb is a response to the government’s #knifefree chicken box, which was described as “embarrassing”, “stupid” and “borderline racist” by critics after being unveiled last week.
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US high school students appear to give Nazi salute at sports ceremony10h US high school students appear to give Nazi salute at sports ceremony
Video published by the Daily Beast shows 10 members of the boys’ water polo team giving salute while facing a figure who is saluting High school students in southern California appeared to give the Nazi salute in disturbing video footage taken at a sports team awards ceremony. A video purportedly shows around 10 members of the boys’ water polo team at Pacifica high school in Garden Grove giving the salute while facing a figure at a lectern who is saluting and singing.
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10h Elderly Welsh couple reunite for final time at care home
Terminally ill Derek Oliver fulfils a wish to see his wife of 60 years one more time.
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Has the far right become mainstream in the UK?10h Has the far right become mainstream in the UK?
The heads of counter-terrorism policing and MI5 have warned far-right criminality is growing In his paper on how the far right became part of the mainstream, the academic
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NYPD fires officer who put Eric Garner in chokehold before death11h Updated NYPD fires officer who put Eric Garner in chokehold before death
Garner shouted ‘I can’t breathe’ as Daniel Pantaleo placed him in chokehold during arrest, and his words became a rallying cry for the Black Lives Matter movement A New York City police officer involved in the death of Eric Garner, an unarmed African American man killed by police on Staten Island in 2014, has been fired by the department. The decision was announced by New York police department (NYPD) commissioner James O’Neill on Monday after an
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Christina, a Dutch Princess Who Married a Commoner, Dies at 7211h Christina, a Dutch Princess Who Married a Commoner, Dies at 72
She was the youngest daughter of Queen Juliana and a sister of Queen Beatrix; in her late 20s, she married a preschool teacher who worked in Harlem.
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Germany likely to head into recession, central bank warns11h Germany likely to head into recession, central bank warns
Bundesbank says slump in exports is expected to continue into the autumn Germany’s economy is heading into recession after the country’s central bank warned that a slump in exports during the summer was likely to continue into the autumn. The Bundesbank said a downturn in orders for cars and industrial equipment in the second quarter of the year was likely to continue in the third quarter, leaving the economy on the brink of a technical recession, defined as two consecutive quarters of negative GDP growth.
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William Barr replaces prisons director following Jeffrey Epstein suicide – live11h William Barr replaces prisons director following Jeffrey Epstein suicide – live
Attorney general gave no reason for Hugh Hurwitz’s reassignment, but the move comes as the bureau faces scrutiny after financier’s death
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Turkish convoy hit by Syrian airstrikes, Ankara claims11h Turkish convoy hit by Syrian airstrikes, Ankara claims
Reported strike came after large number of Turkish forces crossed border into Idlib province Turkey has sent significant numbers of tanks and troops deep into Syria in an apparent bid to reinforce the town of Khan Sheikhun, where 92 people died in a 2017 sarin gas attack, one of the war’s most infamous atrocities. Columns of Turkish forces, amounting to Ankara’s largest incursion into Syria of the eight-year conflict, crossed the southern border into Idlib province early on Monday, accompanied by Arab proxy forces.
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French tourists face six years in jail over claims they stole Sardinia sand11h French tourists face six years in jail over claims they stole Sardinia sand
Couple in hot water as Italian authorities get tough on issue blighting island for years A couple of French tourists could face up to six years in jail after allegedly pilfering 40kg of sand from one of Sardinia’s pristine beaches. Border police found the white sand, taken from Chia beach in the south of the Italian island, stashed into 14 large plastic bottles in the boot of the couple’s car. The pair were about to board a ferry for Toulon, in southern France, from Porto Torres.
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11h Edinburgh Fringe funniest joke: Vegetable gag wins top prize
A culinary pun from Swedish comedian Olaf Falafel takes the prize for top gag at the Edinburgh festival.
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11h Harry and Meghan branded hypocrites for using private jets
Environmental campaigners have accused the Duke and Duchess of Sussex of hypocrisy after the couple used private jets to fly to the south of France and Ibiza in two trips just days apart.
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11h Indonesia celebrates Independence Day with greasy pole contest
Indonesians take part in a greasy pole climbing contest - a tradition that dates back to Dutch colonial days.
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11h Updated NYPD officer accused of choking Eric Garner dismissed
The New York police officer accused of fatally choking Eric Garner in 2014 will no longer be on the police force, NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill said Monday.
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11h School lunch standards warning under no-deal Brexit
Councils' no-deal Brexit plans warn of more expensive school meals and lower nutritional standards.
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12h Updated Boys sentenced for trashing Stamford model railway show
The four teenagers deliberately destroyed the £30,000 exhibition in a "rampage" after drinking vodka.
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Prince Andrew urged to tell all he knows about Jeffrey Epstein12h Prince Andrew urged to tell all he knows about Jeffrey Epstein
Lawyer for abuse victim asks prince to support investigation into late financier’s crimes Prince Andrew should give sworn testimony on “everything he knows” about his friend Jeffrey Epstein after saying he was appalled by the disgraced financier’s sex crimes, lawyers for some of
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12h Couple face up to 6 years in jail for taking sand from beach
We've all been tempted to bring a little bit of paradise home from our holidays. But the urge has backfired on a French couple, who are facing up to six years in prison for removing sand from a beach in Sardinia, where they had been on vacation.
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Baby born on coastguard helicopter celebrates first birthday with crew12h Baby born on coastguard helicopter celebrates first birthday with crew
Torran MacDonald’s mother gave birth while being flown to hospital from the Isles of Scilly A baby born mid-flight on a search and rescue helicopter over the Cornish coast has celebrated his first birthday with the crew that helped deliver him. Torran MacDonald arrived two weeks earlier than expected in August last year after his mother, Alicia, went into labour while officiating at a friend’s wedding in the Isles of Scilly.
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With Kabul wedding attack, Isis aims to erode Taliban supremacy12h With Kabul wedding attack, Isis aims to erode Taliban supremacy
As the US and Taliban negotiate peace, Isis sees an chance to sow fresh chaos in Afghanistan Even by the bloody standards of Afghanistan, it was a brutal attack: a suicide bomber at a wedding celebration, detonating his device as children danced and the happy couple completed their marriage rituals. In an instant more than 60 of the 1,000 guests were dead, hundreds injured. Few events are so joyous and optimistic as a wedding. So why would a terrorist group –
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12h Updated How will a no-deal Brexit hit travel in and out of the UK and Europe?
The prospect of Britain crashing chaotically out of the European Union seems increasingly likely as time goes on.
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Reports of secret US-Venezuela talks to oust Maduro draw skepticism13h Reports of secret US-Venezuela talks to oust Maduro draw skepticism
Claims that Nicolás Maduro’s number two official is working with the US are an attempt to ‘stoke paranoia’, experts say He is one of the most influential and infamous figures in Venezuelan
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Four men jailed for machete murder of Sajed Choudry13h Four men jailed for machete murder of Sajed Choudry
Court hears feud between Blackburn families escalated into ‘large-scale disorder’ Four men have been jailed for life for murdering a father-of-four in a “vicious, terrifying and sustained” machete attack in the street. Sajed Choudry, 42, was fatally attacked near his home in Blackburn following a feud between two families.
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13h Updated Bayern sign Coutinho on loan from Barca - with option to buy
Bayern Munich sign Philippe Coutinho from Barcelona on a season-long loan deal which includes an option to buy.
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Greek NGO helping child refugees wins $2m humanitarian prize13h Greek NGO helping child refugees wins $2m humanitarian prize
Metadrasi provides translators, transport and helps find homes for unaccompanied minors An NGO helping migrant and refugee children in Greece has won the world’s biggest annual humanitarian award. Metadrasi received the $2m (£1.6m) Hilton humanitarian prize for its “innovative approach to welcoming refugees and protecting unaccompanied minors”, the Conrad N Hilton Foundation said.
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13h Updated How early do you get to the airport? The great timing debate
How early should you get to the airport before your flight? Sure, the official line is two hours for domestic travel and three hours for international, but we all have our own airport timing strategy.
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13h Updated Giant hand statue disturbs locals in New Zealand city
Is it a face with a hand or a hand with a face?
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13h Updated At the bottom of a glacier in Greenland, climate scientists find troubling signs
On one of the hottest days this summer, locals in the tiny village of Kulusuk, Greenland heard what sounded like an explosion. It turned out to be a soccer field's worth of ice breaking off a glacier more than five miles away.
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Accusations Against Plácido Domingo Divide the Opera World13h Updated Accusations Against Plácido Domingo Divide the Opera World
Reports of sexual harassment against one of opera’s most revered stars have brought opposing reactions from singers, and continents.
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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry board their private jet with baby Archie13h Updated Meghan Markle and Prince Harry board their private jet with baby Archie
Prince Harry and Meghan generated an estimated seven times the emissions per person compared to a commercial flight when flying home to Britain from Nice on Saturday.
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13h The Winklevoss twins may work with Facebook again
Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have long been known for their legal battle with Mark Zuckerberg over who invented Facebook. That was over a decade ago. Today they have made names for themselves as entrepreneurs in cryptocurrency with a company called Gemini.
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British man, 30, fights for life after plunging 12 feet from balcony during passionate sex session13h Updated British man, 30, fights for life after plunging 12 feet from balcony during passionate sex session
The British man and his Canadian partner are said to have fallen at around 12.30pm on Saturday afternoon in the Riviera seaside resort of Le Cannet, north of Cannes.
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People on rescue ship off Italy at breaking point, say doctors13h People on rescue ship off Italy at breaking point, say doctors
Ship carrying 107 people rescued from sea has been refused permission to dock The medical and psychological condition of people onboard a rescue boat anchored off the Italian island of Lampedusa for 18 days has reached breaking point, doctors have said. The vessel operated by the Spanish charity Proactiva Open Arms has been refused permission to dock by Italy’s far-right interior minister, Matteo Salvini. On Monday Open Arms suggested chartering a plane to fly the 107 migrants onboard to Spain.
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13h More than 120 cases of lung disease could be linked to vaping
At least 15 states have identified more than 120 cases of lung disease or injury that could be linked to vaping, a CNN survey of state health departments has found.
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14h Updated A British daredevil rode a bike at 174 miles per hour, breaking a 24-year record
A British man has broken a cycling speed record, hurtling down a runway at over 174 miles per hour (280 km/h) on a custom-made bike in what he called the "biggest rush you'll ever experience."
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14h The Rock marries girlfriend Lauren Hashian in Hawaii
The couple have been together since 2006 and have two children.
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Kashmir parents keep children out of school as tensions remain high14h Updated Kashmir parents keep children out of school as tensions remain high
Many fear further unrest after violent clashes between Indian police and protesters Classrooms in Indian-administered
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PC sustained collapsed lung in Portsmouth stabbing, court told14h PC sustained collapsed lung in Portsmouth stabbing, court told
Police officer Russell Turner was injured during struggle with suspected drug dealer A police officer sustained a collapsed lung after being stabbed during a struggle with a suspected teenage drug dealer, a jury has been told. PC Russell Turner was injured when he and another officer, PC Clare Parry, were investigating reports of drug dealing in a park in Portsmouth.
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Scottish gamekeeper who killed protected birds of prey avoids jail14h Scottish gamekeeper who killed protected birds of prey avoids jail
Campaigners call for stiffer penalties after Alan Wilson given community sentence A sheriff has criticised Scotland’s weak wildlife crime laws after a gamekeeper convicted of killing protected birds of prey and mammals avoided a prison term. Alan Wilson, 60, pleaded guilty in July to shooting and trapping badgers, an otter, goshawks and buzzards and installing 23 illegal snares in a small wood on a grouse- and pheasant-shooting estate at Longformacus near Duns.
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14h A young face scarred by war: The impact of an air strike one year on
Jouma and his family were fleeing their home when an air strike hit, leaving him blind aged three.
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Tourists who took sand from Sardinian beach face jail15h Tourists who took sand from Sardinian beach face jail
Two French tourists could be jailed after being caught with sand allegedly stolen from a Sardinian beach.
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Why does Donald Trump want to buy Greenland?15h Why does Donald Trump want to buy Greenland?
The US president’s talk of a ‘large real estate deal’ says a lot about his view of the world Greenland, and more specifically its purchase by the US, is being actively discussed in Donald Trump’s Oval Office. But what exactly is it that makes one of the world’s most desolate places such an attractive proposition? For the president, it is the
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We were promised change – but corruption and brutality still rule in Zimbabwe | Fadzayi Mahere15h We were promised change – but corruption and brutality still rule in Zimbabwe | Fadzayi Mahere
Emmerson Mnangagwa’s policies have left the country on its knees – and those who dare to protest are met with violence In the Shona language,
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Labour may stay neutral if second referendum is between its Brexit deal or remain15h Labour may stay neutral if second referendum is between its Brexit deal or remain
Corbyn says Labour will back remain against no-deal Brexit as he and McDonnell pledge to stop exit without agreement
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Brexit: Boris Johnson says he is confident EU will shift backstop position - live news15h Updated Brexit: Boris Johnson says he is confident EU will shift backstop position - live news
Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Jeremy Corbyn’s speech on Labour’s vision for Britain
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15h Updated A star is born: 16-year-old teen humbles star-studded giants PSG
With Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in the twilight of their careers, football fans are fretting about the gaping hole the pair will leave in the game once they retire.
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15h Updated Paralympian Lord Holmes denies sexually touching a woman
Lord Holmes of Richmond is accused of touching the woman in a London hotel earlier this year.
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15h Updated Police escape injury in County Fermanagh bomb attack
It is being described as a "deliberate attempt" to lure security personnel into an area "to murder them".
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15h Updated Essex cyclist tops 174mph in speed challenge
Neil Campbell was pulled along a runway by a Porsche, then released to go through a timing gate.
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Trafficked woman detained at Heathrow wins £50,000 payout15h Trafficked woman detained at Heathrow wins £50,000 payout
Pregnant woman, 33, had a miscarriage while she was unlawfully held for three days
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Mark Halperin to release book on how to beat Trump following #MeToo allegations15h Mark Halperin to release book on how to beat Trump following #MeToo allegations
Halperin, who was accused of sexual misconduct by at least a dozen women at ABC News, has written a new book Mark Halperin, one of the most high-profile media figures to fall over
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Unexplained infant death rate falls to record low, says ONS16h Unexplained infant death rate falls to record low, says ONS
England and Wales had 183 cases in 2017, though rate far higher than in other countries The unexplained infant death rate in England and Wales has fallen to its lowest level on record,
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China Pressures Business Over Hong Kong. Workers Get Caught in the Middle.16h Updated China Pressures Business Over Hong Kong. Workers Get Caught in the Middle.
Beijing wants global companies to back its power over the city, even as their workers join protests calling for greater say in the fate of their home.
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16h Updated Andrew Harper death: Police given more time to quiz suspects
PC Andrew Harper was dragged along the road by a vehicle after responding to burglary reports.
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Police escape without injury after bomb explodes in Fermanagh16h Police escape without injury after bomb explodes in Fermanagh
Bomb disposal team were attending hoax threat when explosion took place An explosive device has detonated in County Fermanagh, police sources have said. Army bomb disposal officers and police were at the scene when the explosion happened at Wattle Bridge close to Newtownbutler on Monday morning. No one was injured.
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16h Updated Vegetable joke is funniest gag at the Edinburgh Fringe
A serving of cauliflower comedy beat the rest of the funny offerings to be crowned "Joke of the Fringe".
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Wildfire in Gran Canaria forces thousands to evacuate – video16h Wildfire in Gran Canaria forces thousands to evacuate – video
About 8,000 people have been evacuated from their homes in Gran Canaria as firefighters battle a wildfire. The blaze, which began on Saturday near the town of Tejeda, is advancing on several fronts, propelled by high temperatures, strong winds and low humidity. Sixteen planes and helicopters as well as more than 700 firefighters are working to contain flames of up to 50 metres
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17h Updated Sardinian sand theft: French tourists face jail term
They say they wanted the sand as a "souvenir" and did not realise they were committing an offence.
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EU: Britain will suffer most if there is a no-deal Brexit17h EU: Britain will suffer most if there is a no-deal Brexit
The European Union is ready for a no-deal Brexit and Britain would suffer most under such a scenario, Brussels has claimed.
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17h Updated 3 potential US mass shootings averted, authorities say
Authorities this weekend announced they had foiled three potential mass shootings after arresting three men in different states who expressed interest in or threatened to carry them out.
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Teenager accused of murdering Peter Duncan in Newcastle17h Teenager accused of murdering Peter Duncan in Newcastle
Boy of 17 also accused of stealing screwdrivers on day of Eldon Square attack A 17-year-old boy has appeared in court charged with stabbing a lawyer to death with a screwdriver in a busy shopping centre. Peter Duncan sustained a fatal chest wound after becoming involved in what police described as a “chance encounter” at 6.20pm on 14 August in Newcastle.
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Ex-Sudan president Omar al-Bashir in court on corruption charges17h Updated Ex-Sudan president Omar al-Bashir in court on corruption charges
High-profile trial could lead to years in prison for deposed ruler
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17h Updated Disgruntled diner shoots waiter to death over sandwich delay
A customer shot a waiter to death at a pizzeria in the Paris suburbs after being made to wait too long for a sandwich, witnesses say.
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Jeremy Corbyn says he supports early recall of parliament over Brexit - live news17h Updated Jeremy Corbyn says he supports early recall of parliament over Brexit - live news
Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Jeremy Corbyn’s speech on Labour’s vision for Britain
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Afghan wedding massacre followed by independence day bombings17h Afghan wedding massacre followed by independence day bombings
At least 66 people wounded in Jalalabad two days after attack on Kabul wedding killed 63 A series of bombings has struck restaurants and public squares in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, wounding at least 66 people, officials said, as the country marked the 100th anniversary of its independence. No group claimed responsibility for the 10 bombs on Monday but both Islamic State and Taliban militants operate in the area.
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17h He-Man: Clerks director Kevin Smith to revive 80s series for Netflix
A new anime version of the early 80s cartoon and toy franchise is heading for the streaming service.
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17h Updated Teen in court over screwdriver stab death in Newcastle
A 17-year-old boy is charged with murdering "devoted father" Peter Duncan in Newcastle.
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Gran Canaria wildfire triggers evacuation of thousands of people17h Gran Canaria wildfire triggers evacuation of thousands of people
Firefighters on island say blaze burning is out of control and spreading on several fronts About 8,000 people have been evacuated from their homes on Gran Canaria in Spain’s Canary Islands, where firefighters are battling a wildfire that has burned more than 3,400 hectares (8,400 acres) of land. More than 700 firefighters supported by 11 helicopters and five aeroplanes are struggling to contain the fire, which began on Saturday near the town of Tejeda and is advancing on several fronts, propelled by a combination of high temperatures, strong winds and low humidity.
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17h Updated Fretful Trump goes on attack as economy fears cloud 2020 hopes
President Donald Trump is not waiting for the economy to go south amid growing fears of a recession to wage what could be the defining fight of the 2020 election.
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17h Updated County Fermanagh: Police escape injury in bomb attack
The explosion happened in County Fermanagh during a security operation.
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Mother of murdered police officer Andrew Harper pays touching tribute in handwritten message17h Updated Mother of murdered police officer Andrew Harper pays touching tribute in handwritten message
The heartbroken family of murdered PC Andrew Harper have said they will 'never recover' after he was mown down by a getaway car while responding to a burglary in Berkshire on Thursday.
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Andrew Harper killing: police given more time to question suspects18h Andrew Harper killing: police given more time to question suspects
Ten men and boys held over death of newlywed officer on duty in Berkshire
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18h US silicone death: Briton Donna Francis extradited
Donna Francis is accused of killing Kelly Mayhew in a "botched butt enhancement" procedure in 2015.
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US briefing: recession denials, Prince Andrew and Iranian oil tanker18h US briefing: recession denials, Prince Andrew and Iranian oil tanker
Monday’s top story: Trump and advisers reject warnings of economic disaster. Plus, what has Colin Kaepernick gained from his years in the NFL wilderness?
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18h Updated Trump plays down fears of US recession
The US president and his economic adviser Larry Kudlow both say they do not see a recession in the US.
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Birmingham man charged with Home Office stabbing18h Updated Birmingham man charged with Home Office stabbing
Dominic Hornberger, 29, appears in court accused of attack on civil servant A 29-year-old man from Birmingham has been charged with grievous bodily harm and possession of a knife in a public place after a civil servant was stabbed outside the Home Office, the Metropolitan police said. Dominic Hornberger was charged on Friday and appeared at Westminster magistrates court on Saturday, but the met only released details on Monday.
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18h Protesters set fire to a parliament building in West Papua as demonstrations spread
Thousands of protesters in the provincial capital of Indonesia's West Papua have set fire to a local government building amid widespread demonstrations sparked by alleged police discrimination against Papuan students.
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18h Middle America through the eyes of a Swede
Swedish photographer Alice Schoolcraft would like you to put aside your personal opinion about guns when you view photos of her extended American family.
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18h Five-car collision at Pocono Raceway causes IndyCar chaos
Watch the five-car collision on the first lap of the ABC Supply 500 at the Pocono Raceway which ended with driver Felix Rosenqvist being taken to hospital.
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MDMA treatment for alcoholism reduces relapse, study suggests18h MDMA treatment for alcoholism reduces relapse, study suggests
Researchers say drug is safe and appears more effective than conventional treatments The first study looking into the use of MDMA to treat alcohol addiction has shown the treatment is safe and early results show encouraging outcomes from the approach, scientists have said. Doctors in Bristol are testing whether a few doses of the drug, in conjunction with psychotherapy, could help patients overcome alcoholism more effectively than conventional treatments. Those who have completed the study so far have reported almost no relapse and no physical or psychological problems.
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18h The best free transfer ever? Premier League stats round-up
The free transfer who cannot stop scoring, penalty box predators, Frank Lampard's slow start and inspired substitutions - the top Premier League stats.
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Lidl: Suppliers will pay no-deal Brexit tariffs18h Lidl: Suppliers will pay no-deal Brexit tariffs
Lidl's Irish business has said that British suppliers will be responsible for additional tariffs in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
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18h England unchanged for third Ashes Test, Anderson being assessed
England name an unchanged squad for the third Ashes Test against Australia, which starts on Thursday at Headingley.
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Your Monday Briefing18h Updated Your Monday Briefing
Hong Kong, Afghanistan, Oil Tanker: Here’s what you need to know.
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19h Gran Canaria: 8,000 flee wildfires on holiday island
The Canary Islands regional president said the fires were out of control.
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19h Home Office attack: Man charged after government worker stabbed
The attack took place in Westminster, near the Houses of Parliament, in central London.
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Bombs hit restaurants and public squares in eastern Afghanistan19h Bombs hit restaurants and public squares in eastern Afghanistan
At least 34 people wounded in Jalalabad as country marks 100 years of independence A series of bombings struck restaurants and public squares on Monday in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, wounding at least 34 people, officials said, as the country marked the 100th anniversary of its independence. No group claimed responsibility for the 10 bombs but both Islamic State and Taliban militants operate in the area.
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19h Lidl lines up suppliers to cover no-deal costs
The supermarket's Irish business reminds British suppliers they are expected to pay EU import tariffs.
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Iceland mourns first glacier lost to climate change19h Iceland mourns first glacier lost to climate change
Iceland has said goodbye to its first glacier lost to climate change.
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Seized Iranian Tanker Leaves Gibraltar Despite U.S. Pressure19h Updated Seized Iranian Tanker Leaves Gibraltar Despite U.S. Pressure
The ship’s departure raised expectations that Iran, in turn, would relinquish a British tanker it seized in apparent retaliation.
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Pictured: Moment Harry and Meghan took private jet flight to the South of France19h Updated Pictured: Moment Harry and Meghan took private jet flight to the South of France
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex flew to France from Farnborough Airport in Hampshire this week. Pictures from the airport in Nice show Meghan, 38, dressed in white and cradling baby Archie.
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19h Finally... snooker legend White triumphs at Crucible
Snooker legend Jimmy White finally wins a world title at the Crucible.
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19h Updated Lucas Dobson: River Stour search resumes for missing boy
Lucas Dobson, six, fell into the River Stour in Kent on Saturday and has not been seen since.
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Insomniacs are at greater risk of heart failure, study finds20h Insomniacs are at greater risk of heart failure, study finds
People genetically predisposed to sleep problems have greater risk of stroke and coronary artery disease
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20h Updated No-deal Brexit report leaked as government effectively ends all EU law in UK
With less than 75 days until Britain is set to exit the European Union, a government report leaked to newspaper the Sunday Times reveals the disastrous effects a no-deal Brexit would unleash on the country.
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20h Boris Johnson orders action to stop measles spread
A fall in uptake of the MMR vaccine means the UK has lost its measles-free status.
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Sydney axe attacker Evie Amati has jail term nearly doubled20h Sydney axe attacker Evie Amati has jail term nearly doubled
A woman who intended to murder three strangers with an axe in Sydney’s inner west will spend at least eight years in jail An intoxicated woman who intended to murder three Sydney strangers she attacked with an axe has had her minimum jail term almost doubled to eight years. Evie Amati, now 27, had her total term of nine years increased to 14 years, after the New South Wales court of criminal appeal upheld a crown challenge and found her original sentence was “manifestly inadequate”.
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20h Philippe Coutinho: Bayern Munich sign midfielder on loan from Barcelona
Bayern Munich sign Philippe Coutinho from Barcelona on a season-long loan deal which includes an option to buy.
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Adelaide man pleads guilty to murder of daughter found dead in car20h Adelaide man pleads guilty to murder of daughter found dead in car
Petrit Lekaj admits killing 20-year-old Sabrina Lekaj, found dead in car, her father next to her with abdominal injury An Adelaide man has pleaded guilty to the murder of his daughter less than a month after her body was found in a car near the family home. Petrit Lekaj appeared by video link in Port Adelaide magistrates court on Monday and admitted killing Sabrina Lekaj.
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India orders Kashmir government staff back to work amid protests21h India orders Kashmir government staff back to work amid protests
Troops have reportedly used teargas, chilli grenades and pellets to disperse crowds during weekend of clashes Indian officials have ordered government employees in Kashmir to return to duty and some schools have reopened after a tense weekend of protests in the territory. At least two dozen people were reportedly admitted to hospitals with pellet injuries after violent clashes on Saturday night, almost two weeks on from the Indian government’s abrupt decision to
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Career criminal was free to free to knife a father to death blunders by probation officials21h Career criminal was free to free to knife a father to death blunders by probation officials
Timothy Deakin, 23, was on licence from a 56-month prison term when he stabbed and murdered father-of-one Michael Hoolickin outside a pub in Middleton, Manchester, in 2016.
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Carrie Symonds will be first unmarried partner of a sitting Prime Minister to stay at Balmoral21h Updated Carrie Symonds will be first unmarried partner of a sitting Prime Minister to stay at Balmoral
Carrie Symonds, 31, will join Boris Johnson for the weekend where they will enjoy an informal barbecue at the monarch's Scottish estate in Aberdeenshire.
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