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Theresa May's Brexit speech outlined vision of strong Europe and UK - Boris Johnson

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:39:30 +0100

Boris Johnson has claimed Theresa May's Brexit speech outlined a "very attractive vision" of a strong Europe "buttressed and supported" by a strong UK.(image)

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Turns out your good and bad moods are contagious

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:10:50 +0100

But depression isn’t.(image)

11,000 evacuated as Indonesia raises Volcano alert on Bali

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:14:27 +0100

Indonesian authorities have raised the alert level for a volcano on the tourist island of Bali to the highest level, and more than 11,000 villagers have left their homes around the mountain, officials said.(image)

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Donald Trump: Russia election meddling claims a 'hoax'

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:28:28 +0100

Donald Trump has called allegations of Russian meddling in the US presidential election a "hoax" and insisted the media was the "greatest influence" on last year's campaign.(image)

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Four passengers held after flight diverted to Bristol following incident

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 14:34:52 +0100

Four passengers have been arrested after a flight from Barcelona to Liverpool was diverted to Bristol Airport.(image)

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This is the chemical we should be looking for if we want to find life on Mars

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:52:07 +0100

“Hopefully someone at Nasa reads the paper.”(image)

Nicola Sturgeon reveals sexism she faced in early political career

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:51:59 +0100

Nicola Sturgeon has spoken out about the "double whammy" of judgement she faced as a young woman starting out in the male-dominated world of politics.(image)

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Former student who appeared on University Challenge cleared of raping woman

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:51:13 +0100

A former student who appeared on the BBC TV quiz show University Challenge has been cleared of raping a woman in her halls of residence.(image)

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Campaigners call on Theresa May to guarantee rights of EU citizens living in Britain

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:38:36 +0100

Theresa May's attempt to break the deadlock in Brexit negotiations will fail unless she guarantees the rights of millions of European Union (EU) citizens living in Britain, demonstrators have warned.(image)

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Vacuuming and scrubbing the floor can help you live longer

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:26:44 +0100

Household chores such as vacuuming or floor scrubbing provide enough exercise to protect the heart and extend life, a study has shown.(image)

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