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13 Jan 5:32pm Murder investigation launched as victim dies six months after Trafalgar Square attack
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Desmond O'Beirne didn't recover after being attacked outside National Gallery in June, he died on 20 December
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Tottenham teenager wins young sailor of the year 13 Jan 5:16pm Tottenham teenager wins young sailor of the year
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North London schoolboy Montel Fagan-Jordan joins previous recipients of young sailor award Sir Ben Ainslie and Hannah Mills MBE
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13 Jan 4:40pm John Worboys: Justice Secretary David Gauke trying to halt rapist's release from prison, says report
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Justice Secretary David Gauke is preparing to launch a judicial review in a bid to stop the release of black cab rapist John Worboys, according to The Sunday Times.
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13 Jan 4:00pm Brexit talks latest: EU to target UK tax haven territories as trade negotiations begin
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Exclusive: European Commission official vows to 'go after' British territories
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13 Jan 3:01pm Kevin Halligen: Private detective accused of misusing Madeleine McCann donations is found dead
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Fifty-six-year-old had sunk into alcoholism, says director who made documentary about him
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13 Jan 2:26pm Young model stabbed to death in London street hailed an 'inspirational' individual who 'lit up a room'
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Harry Uzoka, who modelled for Mercedes and Zara, is described as an 'icon for British black boys' after becoming latest victim of knife crime in capital aged 25
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Republican politician John Alford claims black people's 'genetics' make them more susceptible to marijuana 13 Jan 2:15pm Republican politician John Alford claims black people's 'genetics' make them more susceptible to marijuana
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Steve Alford branded 'idiot' after telling public meeting that African-Americans 'basically responded the worst' to cannabis 'because of their character make-up'
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13 Jan 1:36pm Hawaii ballistic missile text message alert was 'false alarm'
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A text alert warning people in Hawaii to seek immediate shelter from an incoming ballistic missile was a false alarm, the state's emergency management agency has said.
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13 Jan 12:35pm Democrats are boycotting Trump's State of the Union address over 's***hole' remarks
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At least three Democratic members of congress will stay away
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13 Jan 11:52am Neo-Nazis say Donald Trump's 'sh**hole countries' comments show he thinks like them
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While most of the world recoils in horror, neo-Nazis celebrate the president's reported remarks as an indication that 'he is more or less on the same page as us with regards to race and immigration'
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13 Jan 10:56am Theresa May mocked for suggesting Tories to thank for credit card charge ban imposed by EU
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The Government obliged to adopt new rules that were devised by European Parliament and spearheaded by left-wing parties
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Pharmacists run out of vaccine as flu cases surge 13 Jan 10:33am Pharmacists run out of vaccine as flu cases surge
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Official figures reveal 107 people in every 100,000 infected with the disease
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13 Jan 10:03am Briton gets favourite curry flown from Southampton to south of France
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Ex-pat James Emery claims that he is a 'chilli addict' but that 'you just can't get a good curry in France'
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Las Vegas shooting: Newly released court shows chilling details behind gunman Stephen Paddock's preparations 13 Jan 9:37am Las Vegas shooting: Newly released court shows chilling details behind gunman Stephen Paddock's preparations
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A homemade gas mask, body armour and three mobile phones were found in the Mandalay Bay hotel room
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13 Jan 9:16am Footage released of man 'smashing' policewoman's head on ground before 'ripping' out chunk of her hair
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'I was in complete shock, because at the time he was pushing me and attacking me I was thinking I can't believe this is happening, what do I do now?'
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French hospital promises surgeries in four weeks for NHS patients delayed by the winter crisis 13 Jan 8:38am French hospital promises surgeries in four weeks for NHS patients delayed by the winter crisis
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Comes as thousands of operations cancelled because of surging winter demand
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'There was blood everywhere': Survivor among hundreds stopped in FGM crackdown at Heathrow Airport 13 Jan 7:59am 'There was blood everywhere': Survivor among hundreds stopped in FGM crackdown at Heathrow Airport
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Exclusive: At least 14,250 women and girls living in the UK have undergone FGM
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African Union demands Donald Trump apologise for 'sh**hole' comments 13 Jan 7:57am African Union demands Donald Trump apologise for 'sh**hole' comments
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Washington Mission of the African Union says it 'demands a retraction as well as an apology not only to Africans but to all people of African descent around the globe'.
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13 Jan 7:54am Mentally ill 'exploited' by unaccredited online counselling
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Unlicensed online therapists 'preying' on desperation of people with mental health problems as NHS struggles to meet rising demand, experts warn
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Labour steps up investigations of two MPs over alleged sexual misconduct 13 Jan 7:27am Labour steps up investigations of two MPs over alleged sexual misconduct
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Kelvin Hopkins and Ivan Lewis were both suspended by the party last year
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13 Jan 6:57am Man robs from four-year-old girl at cash machine minutes after 'shoving elderly woman to ground' and taking her purse
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Police appeal for witnesses after male suspect commits two robberies in 10 minutes
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13 Jan 6:26am Brexit: Philip Hammond accuses 'backwards-looking' EU of 'paranoia' that other countries will leave
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Chancellor says Brussels must let go of idea of punishing Britain for voting to leave the bloc
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Iran rejects Donald Trump's 'desperate attempt' to undermine nuclear deal 13 Jan 6:17am Iran rejects Donald Trump's 'desperate attempt' to undermine nuclear deal
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'Rather than repeating tired rhetoric, the US must bring itself into full compliance – just like Iran'
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Protesters shouting pro-Brexit and Pro-Donald Trump slogans disrupt speech by London Mayor Sadiq Khan 13 Jan 6:06am Protesters shouting pro-Brexit and Pro-Donald Trump slogans disrupt speech by London Mayor Sadiq Khan
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A speech by London Mayor Sadiq Khan has been disrupted by protesters shouting pro-Brexit and Pro-Donald Trump slogans.
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Police investigated after man dies following 'short period' in custody 13 Jan 5:24am Police investigated after man dies following 'short period' in custody
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Inquiry launched after 42-year-old dies after arrest over 'domestic incident'
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Women at the centre of Westminster sexual harassment scandal say parties are not doing enough to end abuse 13 Jan 5:11am Women at the centre of Westminster sexual harassment scandal say parties are not doing enough to end abuse
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Leaked plans to bolster complaints procedures and toughen up discipline in Parliament have been met with disappointment by campaigners
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British amateurs smash 3,000 mile Atlantic rowing race record 13 Jan 4:43am British amateurs smash 3,000 mile Atlantic rowing race record
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The four man team crossed the Atlantic Ocean in 29 days
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13 Jan 3:47am Wealthy homeowners received millions in public money under Government scheme to help first-time buyers
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Exclusive: At least £280m in loans likely to have been given to households earning more than £100,000 a year
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Why Newcastle United's losing streak threatens Mike Ashley's bid to sell Premiership club 12 Jan 8:30pm Why Newcastle United's losing streak threatens Mike Ashley's bid to sell Premiership club
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The Magpies' fight to stay in the English Premier League is worrying potential buyers
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12 Jan 8:21pm Why the internet is a minefield for social influencers who ignore advertising standards
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The UK advertising regulator is taking action to make sure that social media influencers on platforms such as Instagram and Snapchat have a greater understanding of online ad rules
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12 Jan 8:18pm Florida moves to ban captive orca shows and breeding
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Move follows release of documentary alleging mistreatment of whales at SeaWorld
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12 Jan 7:05pm UK athletes call for end to 'outdated' gender inequality in cross country races
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Petition calling for the distances of men's and women's races to be equalised is gathers pace
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