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Lyra McKee: Police release footage of suspected gunman (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
Mobile phone footage shows a masked gunman, who is believed to have shot dead the journalist.
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Hacking 'hero' Marcus Hutchins pleads guilty to US malware charges (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
Marcus Hutchins said he regrets his actions and accepts "full responsibility for my mistakes".
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Targeted checks 'prevent one-in-10 heart attacks' (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
Around 5,000 heart attacks and strokes a year could be prevented by personalising heart health checks.
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Are plants a necessity or a luxury? (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
A new campaign says we should pay less tax on plants because they are good for the environment and mental health.
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Adele splits from husband Simon Konecki (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
The best-selling UK artist and mother of one got married in 2016, after five years of dating.
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West Coast Main Line works set to cause Easter disruption (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
National Rail says journey times to or from Scotland could be "considerably extended" over the bank holiday.
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Turpin captivity case: Children forgive parents for torture (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
The Turpin children tell the court they still love their parents as they are imprisoned for life.
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Two teen girls arrested for 'plotting nine murders' in Florida (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
Two 14-year-olds held in Florida allegedly planned to burn and bury their victims' bodies.
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Series of wildfires burning on the Isle of Bute (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
The fire service said a large area of moorland and forestry had been affected.
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Wolverhampton shooting: Two arrests as boy, 6, hurt (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
A group of men opened fire on a house with a shotgun while the child was inside, police said.
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Bees living on Notre-Dame cathedral roof survive blaze (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
The French cathedral's beekeeper says they would only have got "drunk" on smoke.
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HMRC: Beware of tax rebate text message scams (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
Fraudsters send fake messages during the tax rebate period, the government warns.
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Canadians in dream Scots wedding heartbreak (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
The couple travelled to Scotland to have their marriage blessed only to discover their castle venue had gone bust.
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Paper review: Grief and 'outrage' over Lyra McKee death (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
The papers react to the killing of a young journalist, who was shot dead during rioting in Londonderry.
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'How the Columbine shooting changed my life' (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
Twenty years on from the Columbine school shooting, those who survived are still deeply impacted by what happened.
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Aberdeenshire orphan lambs helping with dementia (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
Care home residents have been visited by lambs from a local farm to help reduce loneliness and anxiety.
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Tulips from the air: Artist drawn to beauty of Norfolk flowers (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
It is their "beauty of colour and space that makes me keep coming back", artist says.
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Association of Photographers' awards shortlist revealed (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
The 240 finalists for the annual prizes are on display in London.
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Without pot washers, restaurant kitchens would grind to a halt. (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
You might never see them, but restaurant kitchens would grind to a halt without pot washers.
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Good Friday marked around the world (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
Processions have taken place in France, Jerusalem, India and Kenya.
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'Make-up lets me be whoever I want to be' (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
Instagram influencer Tiffany Hunt uses her body as a canvas to become anything from a butterfly to a skull.
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Quiz of the Week: But what do visitors see outside Notre-Dame? (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
Have you been paying attention to what's been going on over the past seven days?
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Naomi Campbell hit by fashion racism in Asian country (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
The British supermodel says she was told a photo campaign would not be used because of the "colour of [her] skin".
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Lil Dicky's all-star environmental music video goes viral (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
An all-star animated video featuring the voices of Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande is a viral hit.
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Norwich Cathedral peregrine falcons: A photographer's passion (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
Chris Skipper has been photographing urban peregrines nesting at Norwich Cathedral for nearly a decade.
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Homeless Australian man reunited with lost rat pet by police (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
Lucy the rat went missing in downtown Sydney, sparking a social media search and emotional reunion.
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Brexit: I felt unwelcome and returned to Poland (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
Made to feel unwelcome by Brexit, singer Pachya left her life behind and moved back to Poland.
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Britain's most-watched news channel, delivering breaking news and analysis all day, every day.
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Meghan and Harry: All you need to know about the next royal baby (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
With the clock ticking until Harry and Meghan have their first child, here's all you need to know.
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Child sexual abuse: 'I sometimes wonder how I managed to survive' (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
Three abuse victims - a poet, playwright and textile artist - explain how creativity helped them recover.
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Notre-Dame fire: Eight centuries of turbulent history (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
Henri Astier explains why Notre-Dame's turbulent 850-year history proves its power for renewal.
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420: Seven charts on how cannabis use has changed (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
Cannabis is England's favourite illegal drug, but what do we know about its use and impacts?
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TED 2019: The start-ups launching in space (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
Space is getting busy thanks to a new era of commercialisation.
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Ukraine election: What a TV box set may tell us about the future (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
The likely winner of Sunday's presidential election once played the Ukrainian president in a TV show.
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Lyra McKee: Murdered Belfast journalist 'committed to truth' (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
Lyra McKee was "a rising star" in journalism, whose killing has left friends "numb with grief".
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Mueller report: Eight things we only just learned (Thu, 18 Apr 2019)
The inquiry paints a picture of the president's conduct that provides ammunition for either side of the political divide.
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Miller 'messed up' and apologises after failed drugs test (Sat, 20 Apr 2019)
American Jarrell Miller says he "messed up" and apologises after a failed drugs test sees his fight against Britain's Anthony Joshua called off.
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How does Guardiola pick Man City up? Shearer analysis (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola cannot afford any more stupid mistakes or missed opportunities from his side against Tottenham on Saturday, says MOTD pundit Alan Shearer.
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Solskjaer was the wrong choice as Man Utd boss - Jenas (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was not the right choice as Manchester United boss, says former England midfielder Jermaine Jenas.
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Norwich rescued by late Vrancic equaliser against Wednesday (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
Championship leaders Norwich rescue a point deep in stoppage time in a dramatic draw against Sheffield Wednesday.
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Scotland all-rounder De Lange dies aged 38 (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
Scotland all-rounder Con de Lange dies aged 38, months after it was announced he was being treated for a brain tumour.
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Bolton relegated from Championship with defeat by Villa (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
Bolton are relegated from the Championship as Aston Villa claim a record-equalling ninth successive win
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World Championship 2019: Ronnie O'Sullivan seeks sixth title at Crucible (Fri, 19 Apr 2019)
Ronnie O'Sullivan says he is not concerned with pressure as he aims for a sixth World Snooker Championship title in Sheffield.
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Asda offers 'free alcohol' in wrong Welsh translation (Wed, 17 Apr 2019)
The sign at an Asda store incorrectly translates alcohol-free as "free alcohol" in Welsh.
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Drake's sport curse: Roma 'bans' players taking photos with rapper (Tue, 16 Apr 2019)
The rapper's curse has struck again, and Roma are having none of it.
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Author Sharna Jackson: Bringing diversity into children's books (Wed, 17 Apr 2019)
The children's novelist inspiring BAME readers to see themselves positively in the stories they read.
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Stoma bags: Bin rules 'can add to house share struggles' (Tue, 16 Apr 2019)
Amber Davies opens up about having to dispose of her stoma bag while living with friends.
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Government in email privacy blunder (Wed, 17 Apr 2019)
A department responsible for data protection shares the personal details of hundreds of journalists.
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'My son killed himself after circumcision' (Wed, 17 Apr 2019)
Why did a young man kill himself two years after being circumcised?
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'I helped test a wonder drug - then I was denied it' (Wed, 17 Apr 2019)
When Louise Moorhouse took part in a drug trial she was able to eat normally for the first time in her life.
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The mental rigours of being US president (Mon, 15 Apr 2019)
Some of Trump's predecessors were manic depressives, bipolar and even psychopathic, say experts.
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The footballer, the Saudi prince and the proposition (Sun, 14 Apr 2019)
When a Saudi prince told a Mancunian footballer his feelings, the footballer fled the country.
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Islamic State: The women and children no-one wants (Fri, 12 Apr 2019)
Al-Hol is a Syrian camp that has grown to 70,000 people - inside are the women and children of the jihadist group Islamic State (IS).
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