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Newspaper headlines: Sir Cliff Richard 'tainted' and 'Ben Needham's toy car'

BBC News - Mon, 2016-10-17 22:17
The newspapers feature a variety of stories on Tuesday's front pages, including the appearance of Sir Cliff Richard before MPs and the latest in the search for missing Ben Needham.
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Iraqi troops 'ahead of schedule' in Mosul battle against IS

BBC News - Mon, 2016-10-17 21:42
Iraqi forces are "ahead of schedule", the Pentagon says, as they begin the second day of the battle to retake Mosul from so-called IS fighters.
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US election: Donald Trump accusers telling lies, says Melania

BBC News - Mon, 2016-10-17 21:28
Melania Trump says the women who have accused her husband of sexual assault are lying, insisting he is a "gentleman".
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Check your area

BBC News - Mon, 2016-10-17 21:04
Only 73 out of England's 163 grammar schools give any priority to children from low income families in their admissions policies, the BBC has found. Explore the data for grammar schools closest to you.
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Most grammar schools 'not prioritising poor pupils'

BBC News - Mon, 2016-10-17 21:03
Fewer than half of England's 163 grammar schools give poor pupils priority in allocating places, BBC research shows.
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Europe Edition: Mosul, CETA, Trump: Your Tuesday Briefing

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Mon, 2016-10-17 20:57
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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Troubled families scheme has made 'no significant impact'

BBC News - Mon, 2016-10-17 20:54
A flagship government initiative to help the most disadvantaged families in England has had no significant impact, according to analysis of the scheme.
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All you need to know

BBC News - Mon, 2016-10-17 20:31
We are in the final few weeks of a long campaign - here's all you need to know, from how it all works to the key talking points and BBC analysis.
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Man held in Houses of Parliament rape investigation

BBC News - Mon, 2016-10-17 20:24
A 23-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of rape following an alleged attack at the Houses of Parliament, police say.
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Tom Feilden: Is testing on primates still needed?

BBC News - Mon, 2016-10-17 19:46
Is testing on primates still needed when technology has developed possible alternatives? Tom Feilden gets exclusive access inside testing laboratories.
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Wonder Gal

BBC News - Mon, 2016-10-17 19:38
Gal Gadot, the new Wonder Woman, talks about providing strong and positive female characters to inspire today's young women.
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Ken Loach bemoans TV's 'fake nostalgia' of period dramas

BBC News - Mon, 2016-10-17 19:27
Award-winning filmmaker Ken Loach criticises the current crop of TV period dramas for indulging in "fake nostalgia".
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U.S. Can Pursue Turk Accused of Conspiring to Violate Iran Sanctions

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Mon, 2016-10-17 19:24
A federal judge refused to dismiss an indictment against Reza Zarrab, a gold trader jailed in New York who prosecutors say facilitated millions in transactions on behalf of Iran.
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West Sussex heads warning of cuts to school hours

BBC News - Mon, 2016-10-17 19:08
Head teachers write to Theresa May to warn that a funding crisis could make schools reduce school hours, lay off staff or stop teaching some subjects.
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Ambulance patients face long A&E delays

BBC News - Mon, 2016-10-17 19:01
Thousands of patients taken to hospital by ambulance face long delays before being seen by accident and emergency staff, figures for England show.
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Donald Trump Says He Might Meet With Putin Before Inauguration

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Mon, 2016-10-17 18:37
In a radio interview on Monday, Mr. Trump said that Hillary Clinton and the Obama administration have been too aggressive with the Russian president.
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A Senior Russian Envoy’s Take on Relations With the United States: ‘Pretty Bad’

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Mon, 2016-10-17 17:19
The last time things were so bad, according to Moscow’s ambassador to the United Nations, the Soviet Union and the Nixon administration were on the brink of a military confrontation.
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Is the US election really rigged?

BBC News - Mon, 2016-10-17 17:17
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has alleged that "large scale voter fraud" is occurring in the US, but is there any evidence of election rigging?
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MLB scouts for African baseball stars

BBC News - Mon, 2016-10-17 17:04
African players are hoping to hit the big time, as Major League Baseball (MLB) launches a talent hunt outside the US.
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Flirting with disaster

BBC News - Mon, 2016-10-17 17:03
What happened when I went speed dating in Washington DC and talked about nothing but the election.
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