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Corrie fans 'praying' for Ken Barlow after murder bid near staircase

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 22:45:56 GMT

Ken Barlow is fighting for his life in hospital.(image)

Drake breaks his own streaming record in US with new album

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 22:51:37 GMT

Drake’s music is breaking more records.(image)

Mixed day on Wall Street as Washington politics unsettles investors

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 22:59:11 GMT

Worries that Washington may not be able to help businesses as much as once thought knocked stock indexes down hard early on Monday, but they clawed back most of their losses and ended the day mixed.(image)

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Robbie Fowler: Merseyside derby will be perfect send-off for Ronnie Moran

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 22:41:08 GMT

Robbie Fowler believes next week's Merseyside derby will provide a fitting Anfield send-off for former Liverpool captain and assistant manager Ronnie Moran.(image)

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Woman dies after being hit by lorry while riding her bike in Dublin

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 22:19:34 GMT

A woman has died after she was struck by a lorry while riding her bicycle in Dublin today.(image)

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Gardaí release CCTV footage of Dublin assault last year in effort to trace four men

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 21:42:39 GMT

Gardaí are appealing for the help in identifying four men who were allegedly involved in an assault in Dublin city centre.(image)

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What is a dodecagon?

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 21:35:27 GMT

It’s the shape of the brand new pound coin.(image)

Oil firm locates 'largest undeveloped discovery' in British waters

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 21:39:21 GMT

An oil exploration firm has uncovered what it describes as the largest undeveloped discovery on the UK Continental Shelf.(image)

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Who pushed Ken Barlow mystery for Coronation Street fans

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 21:15:08 GMT

Who pushed Ken Barlow down the stairs?(image)

US-backed forces pause military campaign to allow Syrian dam to be fixed

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 21:06:20 GMT

US-backed forces in northern Syria have paused military operations near a dam held by the Islamic State group to allow engineers to fix any problems.(image)

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'I thought they were trying to write me out' says Coronation Street's Ken Barlow

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 21:06:05 GMT

William Roache felt better when he heard Ken survived.(image)

Who could have pushed Coronation Street's Ken Barlow down the stairs?

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 21:06:09 GMT

There are plenty of suspects in this Weatherfield whodunnit.(image)

Donald Trump urges court to let travel ban take effect pending appeal

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 20:59:15 GMT

US president Donald Trump's administration is asking a federal appeals court to let his travel ban come into effect while it considers the case.(image)

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Nicola Sturgeon: Theresa May has no 'rational opposition' to second independence vote

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 20:39:56 GMT

Nicola Sturgeon has said the British Prime Minister has no rational argument against a second independence referendum following discussions between the two leaders over the Brexit timetable.(image)

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Yin and yang tattoos for Michael Jackson's children

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 19:47:45 GMT

Michael Jackson’s children share a strong bond.(image)