103607112 boris reuters - Boris Johnson sets out his 'Super Canada' Brexit plan
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Boris Johnson sets out his 'Super Canada' Brexit plan

sponsored advertisement: Image copyright Reuters Boris Johnson has set out his own plan for Brexit, arguing that the UK should “chuck Chequers” and negotiate a “Super Canada” free trade deal instead. The ex-foreign sectary, who quit over Theresa May’s Chequers Brexit plan, called her strategy “a moral and intellectual humiliation”. He said his vision would […]

103363172 across the waters - World War One soldier Percy's love letters reveal last months
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World War One soldier Percy's love letters reveal last months

sponsored advertisement: Image copyright Prof Peter Doyle Image caption “I am in the pink…I had a very pleasant journey across the waters,” wrote Percy “It will be a long while before we meet again,” wrote Pte Percy Edwards in a love letter to his girlfriend back home in Wrexham as he prepared to go to […]

103609071 guardian28 - The Papers: Drama as Kavanaugh accuser testifies
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The Papers: Drama as Kavanaugh accuser testifies

sponsored advertisement: The Papers: Kavanaugh accuser testifies before Senate By BBC News Staff Image caption The testimony of Christine Blasey Ford to the US Senate Judiciary Committee is the lead story in the Guardian. Dr Ford, who has accused supreme court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her 36 years ago, said she believed “he […]

p06m6mft - 'I'm a Muslim woman, I'm visually-impaired and I'm a boxer'
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'I'm a Muslim woman, I'm visually-impaired and I'm a boxer'

sponsored advertisement: Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSannah Hussain tells how she “just fell in love with boxing” Fit, strong, and with a steely determination behind her eyes, Sannah Hussain has many of the traits you need to be successful in the boxing ring. But she is very different to your average […]

103609173 billyjoesaunders getty - I'm clean, insists boxer Saunders after adverse test
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I'm clean, insists boxer Saunders after adverse test

sponsored advertisement: Billy Joe Saunders has won all 26 of his professional bouts British WBO middleweight world champion Billy Joe Saunders says he is a “clean fighter to the bone” following an adverse drugs test. The 29-year-old returned an adverse analytical finding in a Voluntary Anti-Doping Association (Vada) test. Promoter Frank Warren said the substance […]

103598076 georgemurdochwithwifejessie - Renewed bid to find cheese wire killer 35 years on
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Renewed bid to find cheese wire killer 35 years on

sponsored advertisement: Image copyright Police Scotland Image caption George Murdoch with wife Jessie, who died in 2004 It is 35 years since taxi driver George Murdoch was found dead beside his taxi, with a cheese wire garrotte lying nearby. But his family are still determined to find his killer. At 20:35 BST on Thursday 29 […]

103609378 a8313bd7 bd70 4a38 a708 6e211966289e - Councillor Bob Frost suspended over Liverpool abortion clinic slur
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Councillor Bob Frost suspended over Liverpool abortion clinic slur

sponsored advertisement: Image copyright Twitter Image caption Bob Frost made the controversial remarks on Twitter A Conservative councillor has resigned from the party in Kent following controversial Twitter posts about abortion clinics and slavery. Dover District councillor Bob Frost tweeted the remarks to a prospective parliamentary Labour candidate. He said abortion clinics in Liverpool were […]

103609379 nickconrad - BBC's Nick Conrad gets French rapper death threats
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BBC's Nick Conrad gets French rapper death threats

sponsored advertisement: Image caption The BBC’s Nick Conrad has been mistaken for a French rapper with the same name A BBC presenter has received death threats meant for a rapper with the same name who released a music video calling for white babies to be killed. One social media user sent a message to BBC […]

103608472 mediaitem103608471 - Russian spy poisoning: UK warns Russia over chemical weapons
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Russian spy poisoning: UK warns Russia over chemical weapons

sponsored advertisement: Image copyright PA Image caption The two suspects told Russia’s RT they were tourists who wanted to see the cathedral spire The UK has warned Russia that it will pay a “high price” if it continues to use chemical weapons following the Salisbury nerve agent attack. Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt told his Russian […]

103582879 capture - Telford hospital's A&E to temporarily close overnight
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Telford hospital's A&E to temporarily close overnight

sponsored advertisement: Image copyright Google Image caption Princess Royal Hospital’s A&E department will close between 20:00 and 08:00 A hospital accident and emergency unit will temporarily close overnight after NHS managers were told they cannot continue to rely on the “goodwill of staff” to keep patients safe. Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust (SaTH) Board […]

103603859 blade - Sainsbury's Lego cards' pack 'contained knife blade'
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Sainsbury's Lego cards' pack 'contained knife blade'

sponsored advertisement: Image copyright Kirsty Thorne Image caption The blade Kirsty Thorne says her son found in the Lego card pack A mother has told the BBC of her “absolute disgust” at discovering the blade of a knife in a pack of children’s Lego cards from Sainsbury’s. Kirsty Thorne, from Kent, was shocked when her […]

103601570 p06m8rt1 - Should dogs go vegan?
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Should dogs go vegan?

sponsored advertisement: There are now more vegan food products on the market than ever, and that includes the range of pet foods available. Dog lovers say it is not just a lifestyle choice, with some claiming replacing meat with carrots improved their pet’s health. But do dogs enjoy their alternative foods? sponsored advertisement: Credited Source […]