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Northolt 'armed' stand-off: Homes evacuated

Sat, 2016-10-22 09:59
Police evacuate about 80 people from their homes in Northolt, north-west London, in a stand-off with a man reportedly armed with "dangerous items".
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Semi-naked British man found dead outside Malaga airport

Sat, 2016-10-22 09:40
Spanish police investigate the death of a 51-year-old British man whose semi-naked body was found tied to a bench outside Malaga airport.
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Tube device arrest: Police link suspicious device find in Devon

Sat, 2016-10-22 09:29
Counter-terrorism officers investigating an incident at a London Tube station find a suspicious device at a house in Devon.
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Hairless hamster gets new sweater as winter approaches

Sat, 2016-10-22 08:51
A tiny hamster born without any fur in the US state of Oregon gets a custom-made sweater to stay warm this winter.
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'Smart' home devices used as weapons in website attack

Sat, 2016-10-22 08:33
Hackers used internet-connected home devices, such as printers and web cameras, to attack popular websites on Friday, security analysts say.
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UK must keep EU free movement, says Plaid's Leanne Wood

Sat, 2016-10-22 08:12
Britain has to stay in the single market and keep free movement of people, Plaid Cymru's Leanne Wood says.
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Mosul battle: Hundreds treated over toxic fumes in Iraq

Sat, 2016-10-22 08:09
Hundreds of people in Iraq are treated for the effects of toxic gases after a sulphur plant is set alight in fighting with IS militants.
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Everest's first woman climber Junko Tabei dies at 77

Sat, 2016-10-22 07:14
The first woman to ascend Everest, Japanese climber Junko Tabei, dies aged 77, her family say.
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Driver smashes car through garage wall in Brownhills

Sat, 2016-10-22 07:09
A driver spurns the conventional route for entering a garage - by smashing right through the side of the brick structure.
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Bangladesh v England: Ben Stokes inspires resurgence

Sat, 2016-10-22 06:23
Ben Stokes takes 4-26 and hits 85 as England close day three of the first Test with Bangladesh with a lead of 273 at 228-8.
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Bob Dylan's Nobel silence 'impolite and arrogant'

Sat, 2016-10-22 06:22
Bob Dylan's failure to acknowledge his Nobel Prize in literature is "impolite and arrogant", according to a member of the body that awards it.
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Dad risks arrest to plant Oxford Street tree

Sat, 2016-10-22 06:10
Arabella, aged seven, asked her dad to plant a tree in London's Oxford Street to replace one that was vandalised.
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Ceta talks: EU hopes to unblock Canada trade deal

Sat, 2016-10-22 05:51
The EU Parliament president says he is optimistic that a trade deal between the EU and Canada can be signed despite last-minute obstacles.
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Drone captures rare whale footage

Sat, 2016-10-22 05:27
Canadian scientists use drones to capture rare whale footage in the Arctic.
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Strictly Come Dancing denies mystery bug reports

Sat, 2016-10-22 04:21
Brendan Cole won't dance on tonight's show but he'll be the only one missing.
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Wolverhampton citizen's arrest: Bag snatch suspect dies in hospital

Sat, 2016-10-22 03:17
A man who was restrained by two members of the public who believed he had snatched a woman's bag has died in hospital, police say.
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In pictures

Sat, 2016-10-22 03:13
Pictures of the Pope's summer residence in Castel Gandolfo near Rome, as it opens its doors to the public for the first time.
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Wonder Woman upsets UN workers

Sat, 2016-10-22 03:11
United Nations workers have spoken out against the decision to make Wonder Woman an honorary ambassador.
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Moment teen led away over Tube device

Sat, 2016-10-22 02:24
Security has been stepped up around the transport network in London, after a man was arrested over the discovery of a suspect device on a Tube train.
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From books to cosmetics

Fri, 2016-10-21 17:27
One of the world's leading feminists is not the obvious choice to be the face of a make-up brand, but Boots has just made Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie the face of No7.
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