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Three people shot in France

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 23:36:38 +0000

Three people have reportedly been shot in the northern French city of Lille - including a teenager who was hit in the leg.(image)

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Detectives hunt for possible associates of Westminster killer Khalid Masood

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:21:37 +0000

Counter-terrorism detectives are attempting to trace any associates of Khalid Masood as they mount a huge investigation to establish what triggered the terrorist's murderous rampage in Westminster.(image)

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Helicopter crashes next to river Thames after going into a 'spin'

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:58:31 +0000

The pilot of a helicopter which crashed near a river after going into a spin gave a "thumbs-up" as he escaped with minor injuries, a witness said.(image)

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EU leaders converge in Rome to rekindle sense of unity

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:51:43 +0000

European Union leaders have begun a weekend pilgrimage in Rome with the hope that a visit to the cradle of their project of unity can rekindle the vigour of youth.(image)

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Trump's healthcare bill pulled without a vote

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:06:46 +0000

Update 8.30pm: Donald Trump's healthcare bill has been withdrawn without a vote at the last minute.(image)

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What we know about the killed and injured victims of the Westminster terror attack

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 18:42:46 +0000

Here is what we know about the victims of the Westminster attack.(image)

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Lawyer who stole £4m from clients and church jailed for seven years

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 18:27:45 +0000

A "deceitful" lawyer has been jailed for seven years for stealing around £4 million from clients and the Church of England and using it to fund her lavish lifestyle, police have said.(image)

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Naked group stages disruption by notorious Auschwitz gate

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:17:22 +0000

A group of 11 people took off their clothes, killed a sheep and chained themselves together by the main gate of the former Nazi death camp of Auschwitz, before being detained by police, officials have said.(image)

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The sun is totally spotless at the moment and this is what it means

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:49:42 +0000

The sun is missing something.(image)

Alan Bean, the fourth astronaut to walk on the moon, has a theory on why aliens haven't paid us a visit

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:24:33 +0000

The 85-year-old astronaut resigned from Nasa in 1981 to devote his time to painting.(image)