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DUP and Sinn Féin 'make budget deal'

BBC News - 15 hours 11 min ago
The DUP and Sinn Féin reach agreement over Stormont's quarterly budget after weeks of deadlock, the BBC understands.
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Russia experts to visit MH17 site

BBC News - 15 hours 11 min ago
Russian investigators to visit MH17 crash site as Ukraine suspends military operations in the east for a day
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Lloyds profits hit by PPI charges

BBC News - 15 hours 11 min ago
Profit at Lloyds Banking Group falls after it is hit by PPI mis-selling charges and a Libor rate-rigging settlement.
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Footballer on women assault charge

BBC News - 15 hours 12 min ago
West Ham footballer Ravel Morrison is charged with assaulting two women.
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Bathers drown off Karachi coast

BBC News - 15 hours 17 min ago
At least 20 bathers celebrating the Muslim Eid festival drown in rough seas off the southern Pakistani city of Karachi, officials say.
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S Leone declares Ebola emergency

BBC News - 15 hours 21 min ago
Sierra Leone's president declares a public health emergency to curb the deadly Ebola outbreak and order epicentres of the disease to be quarantined.
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Warm weather hits British Gas profit

BBC News - 15 hours 34 min ago
British Gas and owner Centrica report a sharp drop in profits for the first half of the year due to warmer weather.
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Weightlifter held over Games attack

BBC News - 15 hours 37 min ago
An Australian weightlifter has been detained by police following an assault on a Welsh athlete in the Commonwealth Games athletes' village.
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'Abuse' pilot 'took his own life'

BBC News - 15 hours 37 min ago
A British Airways pilot accused of sexually abusing children in Africa took his own life, a coroner rules.
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Invictus Games a struggle, says Harry

BBC News - 15 hours 41 min ago
Prince Harry says organising a Paralympic-style sporting competition for injured members of the armed forces has been a "real struggle".
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Nato 'unprepared for Russia threat'

BBC News - 15 hours 45 min ago
Nato is poorly prepared for an attack on a member state by Russia, a group of MPs warns in a report.
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Walker dies after fall on Snowdon

BBC News - 16 hours 13 min ago
A man has died after falling at least 200ft (60m) while walking just below the summit of Snowdon.
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One-in-10 Welsh children are obese

BBC News - 16 hours 14 min ago
Over a quarter of Welsh children starting primary school are overweight - with more than one in 10 classed as obese, say public health officials.
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'Huge amount' of pier saved in fire

BBC News - 16 hours 14 min ago
Firefighters save a "huge amount" of Eastbourne Pier after a devastating fire ripped through the Victorian structure leaving only its metal skeleton.
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Argentina in denial over debt dispute

BBC News - 16 hours 24 min ago
Call it something else, says Argentina's president
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French iron grill work can be found outside NOLA - Shreveport Times

Google News French - 16 hours 25 min ago

French iron grill work can be found outside NOLA
Shreveport Times
“People liked the style and even though the French did not put an outpost here ... in the 1800s people looked to that as a civilization and so you find these really beautiful buildings that are part of another place and another time,” said local ...

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Letter From France | The Paris Hotel Scene Gets a Glitzy New Player - New York Times (blog)

Google News France - 16 hours 28 min ago

New York Times (blog)

Letter From France | The Paris Hotel Scene Gets a Glitzy New Player
New York Times (blog)
At the new Peninsula Paris Hotel, not far from the Eiffel Tower and the Arc de Triomphe, workers are frantically hanging paintings and placing umbrellas on the rooftop terrace in preparation for this Friday's grand opening. The Peninsula combines two ...

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Argentina defaults for second time

BBC News - 16 hours 38 min ago
Argentina has defaulted on its debt - for the second time in 13 years - after last-minute talks in New York with a group of bond-holders end in failure.
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New Ofsted chair to be announced

BBC News - 16 hours 41 min ago
Businessman David Hoare is set to be announced by the government as the new chairman of schools regulator Ofsted, the BBC understands.
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VIDEO: Is your big tummy a diabetes warning ?

BBC News - 16 hours 52 min ago
Health officials in England are urging people to measure and monitor their waistlines, to help avoid type 2 diabetes.
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