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Mexico border wall: US states sue over emergency declaration (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
A coalition of 16 US states sues the Trump administration over his decision to declare an emergency.
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Labour warned more MPs 'thinking hard' about futures (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
Leadership urged to act on concerns as two Tory MPs consider joining group formed by Labour rebels.
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Fast fashion: 'Penny on a garment' to drive clothes recycling (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
Clothing brands and retailers should pay per item to fund a £35m annual recycling scheme, MPs say.
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Alysa Liu: 'I’m the youngest lady to land a triple axel' (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
Thirteen-year-old Alysa Liu is the youngest ever US women's national figure skating champion.
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LBC presenter Maajid Nawaz 'racially attacked' in London (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
LBC radio presenter Maajid Nawaz says he was racially abused and attacked outside a London theatre.
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George Mendonsa, US WWII 'kissing sailor', dies aged 95 (Mon, 18 Feb 2019)
George Mendonsa was famously photographed during VJ Day celebrations in New York in 1945.
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The Syrians returning home after years of fleeing war (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
Meet some of the Syrians returning home and trading, at the re-opened crossing between Jordan and Syria.
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The US cannot crush us, says Huawei founder (Mon, 18 Feb 2019)
Ren Zhengfei tells BBC that Huawei will survive despite security concerns and the criminal case against his daughter.
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Australia's drought leading to 'suffering' of children, UN warns (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
Many spend long days witnessing the "trauma" of their parents and animals, the UN warns.
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Honda set to close Swindon car plant (Mon, 18 Feb 2019)
The carmaker is set to announce the closure of its Swindon plant in 2022, jeopardising 3,500 jobs, sources say.
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Haiti arrests: US confirms Americans among group detained (Mon, 18 Feb 2019)
The state department says US citizens are among a group held in a nation rocked by protests.
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Trump urges Venezuelan military: 'Set your country free' (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
The US president urges the military to back opposition leader Juan Guaido in a Florida speech.
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Birmingham bin row: Workers start latest strike action (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
More than 300 workers in Birmingham are going on strike over claims members have been "blacklisted".
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The Papers: 'Splitting headache' for Corbyn over exits (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
Tuesday's papers are dominated by the 'gang of seven' quitting the Labour Party over Jeremy Corbyn's leadership.
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Female mechanic helps women learn about cars (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
Louise Barker was fed up with women she knew being ripped off by garages, so set her own one up.
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Meet the women helping fill Russia's rural healthcare gap (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
After the closure of thousands of clinics in rural Russia, one region has taken matters into its own hands.
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Zara advert gets China asking: Are freckles beautiful? (Mon, 18 Feb 2019)
An advert for Zara has sparked a row over whether freckles "uglify" Chinese people.
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Meet Sydney - the teenage taxidermist (Mon, 18 Feb 2019)
Sydney Langton wants to make it big in the animal art world.
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How Brexit hit the pound in your pocket (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
The value of the pound has changed a lot over the past three years - making us all a little poorer.
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Sheela-na-gigs: The naked women adorning Britain's churches (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
Why are churches across Britain adorned with carvings of naked women exposing their genitalia?
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Stephen Lawrence: How has his murder changed policing? (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
Twenty years since the review into the murder of Stephen Lawrence, what has changed?
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'Crossing the Channel by boat is risky - we came by lorry' (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
Azis and his family were thinking of crossing the Channel in a small boat, but heard horror stories from fellow migrants.
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Could a defeated IS rebound? (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
Although the IS caliphate may be over, tensions in Iraq and Syria mean the ideology is not.
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Viewpoint: Should Britain apologise for Amritsar massacre? (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
Hundreds of Indians attending a public meeting were shot dead by British troops on 13 April 1919.
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Could hackers 'brainjack' your memories in future? (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
A decade from now, memory-boosting implants could be available commercially, but at what risk?
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Ren Zhengfei: Huawei's reclusive founder (Mon, 18 Feb 2019)
When Ren Zhengfei started Huawei in 1987 little did he know it would become a global telecoms giant.
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Who led Labour's last big breakaway? (Mon, 18 Feb 2019)
As some compare Labour resignations to the formation of the 1980s party, we look at how the SDP emerged.
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Chelsea played 'confused football' as Man Utd reach quarter-finals - highlights & report (Mon, 18 Feb 2019)
Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri says his team played "confused football" as Manchester United win at Stamford Bridge to reach the FA Cup quarter-finals.
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Chelsea boss Sarri 'done' after FA Cup exit - Sutton (Tue, 19 Feb 2019)
Maurizio Sarri will be sacked by Chelsea before their next game, said ex-Blues striker Chris Sutton after their FA Cup exit to Man Utd.
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Williams in turmoil as Vettel fastest on first day of testing (Mon, 18 Feb 2019)
Williams are in turmoil in the build-up to the new F1 season as a result of delays building their new car, as Sebastian Vettel is fastest for Ferrari.
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Laureus World Sports Awards: Simone Biles and Novak Djokovic win top honours (Mon, 18 Feb 2019)
Gymnast Simone Biles and tennis player Novak Djokovic win the top prizes at the Laureus World Sports Awards in Monaco.
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FA Cup quarter-final draw: Man Utd face Wolves in last eight (Mon, 18 Feb 2019)
Manchester United's reward for beating Chelsea is an FA Cup quarter-final tie at Wolves, while Manchester City are at Swansea.
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FA Cup: Chelsea 0-2 Manchester United highlights (Mon, 18 Feb 2019)
Watch highlights as Manchester United cruise past Chelsea at Stamford Bridge to reach the FA Cup quarter-finals.
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Paul Pogba drives Man Utd into FA Cup quarter-finals with 'magnificent' display (Mon, 18 Feb 2019)
A "magnificent" performance from Paul Pogba, who made one and scored one, drives Man Utd to a 2-0 win over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in their FA Cup fifth round tie.
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Chernobyl: The end of a three-decade experiment (Thu, 14 Feb 2019)
The abandoned Chernobyl exclusion zone could be about to change for the first time since the world's worst nuclear disaster.
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The soldier with a secret talent - ballet (Sun, 17 Feb 2019)
When Alex Smith joined the Army he didn't reveal to anyone he had spent years training to be a dancer.
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El Chapo guilty: Will his jailing change anything? (Wed, 13 Feb 2019)
The trial and conviction of the notorious Joaquín Guzmán tells us much about the multi-billion drugs trade.
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