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EasyJet ticket review call after son, 15, taken off plane

BBC News - Sat, 2017-07-22 06:40
The boy, 15, was travelling alone to see grandparents in France when he was asked to leave the plane.
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Pyjamas worn by Elvis sell for £8,000 at Wiltshire auction

BBC News - Sat, 2017-07-22 06:31
The Lord Shannon nightwear was worn by Elvis during a stay at the Baptist Memorial Hospital, Memphis.
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Can Sir Mo Farah's sack race record be broken?

BBC News - Sat, 2017-07-22 05:45
Hold onto your sack - Stephen Wildish is going to try to break the world record.
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La Course 2017: Lizzie Deignan second as Annemiek van Vleuten wins

BBC News - Sat, 2017-07-22 05:23
Annemiek van Vleuten holds off the chasers to win the two-day La Course by the Tour de France as Britain's Lizzie Deignan sprints to second.
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Van Dyke apology: Were there worse UK accents on film?

BBC News - Sat, 2017-07-22 05:23
Dick Van Dyke said sorry for his "atrocious" British accent in Mary Poppins, but has there been worse?
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France must build more migrant centres, rights watchdog says - The Local France

Google News France - Sat, 2017-07-22 05:22

The Local France

France must build more migrant centres, rights watchdog says
The Local France
Migrants look at a smartphone in a humanitarian reception centre for migrants at La Chapelle in Paris on Friday. Photo: Stringer/AFP. AFP. news.france@thelocal.com. 22 July 2017. 14:14 CEST+02:00. France should create more reception centres for ...

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Tour de France 2017: stage 20 time trial – live! - The Guardian

Google News France - Sat, 2017-07-22 05:14

The Guardian

Tour de France 2017: stage 20 time trial – live!
The Guardian
Will Fotheringham's Stage 19 report. Here's our man in France with all the skinny on Edvald Boasson Hagen's win yesterday and a comprehensive preview of today's stage, which is well worth a few minutes of your time.
Race: La Course by Le Tour de FranceCyclingnews.com

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John Hesp from Bridlington wins £2m in world poker contest

BBC News - Sat, 2017-07-22 05:01
The semi-retired businessman usually plays in £10 entry tournaments in his home casino in Hull.
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Turkey’s Alevis, a Muslim Minority, Fear a Policy of Denying Their Existence

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Sat, 2017-07-22 04:13
Members say President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s government is reinforcing Sunni Islam as the state religion and marginalizing Alevism.
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Boots apologises for morning-after pill response

BBC News - Sat, 2017-07-22 04:10
The company initially said it didn't want to "incentivise inappropriate use" of the pill.
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Our Views: Our French heritage and its discontents - The Advocate

Google News French - Sat, 2017-07-22 04:06

The Advocate

Our Views: Our French heritage and its discontents
The Advocate
Billy Nungesser, left, and State Superintendent John White chat during their visit to Ville Platte High School to announce the launch of French Immersion Programs beginning in the 2017-18 school year at Ville Platte Elementary and Mamou Elementary ...

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Daniel Martin enlivens Tour de France with aggressive approach - The Guardian

Google News France - Sat, 2017-07-22 04:02

The Guardian

Daniel Martin enlivens Tour de France with aggressive approach
The Guardian
This, he says, has been a more aggressive Tour de France than usual, for several reasons. One is higher levels of fatigue among the riders. “Everyone is on the limit. They've been pushed hard by the organisers. The flat stages look easy but they are ...

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Ever played UV football?

BBC News - Sat, 2017-07-22 03:52
It's indoor football, but not as you know it.
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Barguil could leave Sunweb after Tour de France success - Cyclingnews.com

Google News France - Sat, 2017-07-22 03:52

Cyclingnews.com

Barguil could leave Sunweb after Tour de France success
Cyclingnews.com
Warren Barguil has a contract with Team Sunweb for 2018 but his two mountain victories, his polka-dot jersey, and his huge potential as a future Tour de France contender could see him try to leave the German-registered squad to secure a clear ...
How it feels to tackle the Tour de France's 'final battle' – the Col d'IzoardThe Guardian

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First class could be cut on busy trains, says Grayling

BBC News - Sat, 2017-07-22 03:49
The transport secretary is "absolutely" committed to scrapping first class seats on commuter routes.
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Afghanistan: 16 police killed in US friendly-fire air strike

BBC News - Sat, 2017-07-22 03:36
The US says it will investigate the incident in Helmand, where 16 policemen were reportedly killed.
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Prince George's birthday: Four years in the spotlight

BBC News - Sat, 2017-07-22 03:19
From newborn baby to his first day at nursery, the pictures that show how Prince George has grown up.
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This French castle can be yours for $17 million — take a look inside - Business Insider

Google News French - Sat, 2017-07-22 03:14

Business Insider

This French castle can be yours for $17 million — take a look inside
Business Insider
Château de La Barben is located in Aix-en-Provence, South of France. The castle is nearly 1,000 years old. The current owner's father bought it in the '60s. It has been running as a family business to rent out rooms as bed and breakfasts, and for the ...

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Check In: A Maltese Hotel with Baroque Design and Mediterranean Flair

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Sat, 2017-07-22 02:00
The 13-room Palazzo Consiglia represents the Mediterranean island’s varied cultural influences — Roman, Arab, French and British, to name a few.
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France to cull wolves to save sheep - France 24 - FRANCE 24

Google News France - Fri, 2017-07-21 23:45

FRANCE 24

France to cull wolves to save sheep - France 24
FRANCE 24
The French government on Thursday gave the green light for the cull of dozens of wolves in mountainous areas where sheep are under sustained attack.

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