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Tommy Robinson supporters sought after violent rally

Monday  14:01,   23 july 2018

Nine people are being sought by police after a demonstration in support of jailed Tommy Robinson turned violent. The Met Police released pictures of the nine people they want to speak with, and appealed for help identifying them. © PA[...]
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Little girl, one, is reunited with teddy bear which carries recording of her late sister's voice after desperate Facebook appeal

Monday  14:00,   23 july 2018

Brooke Latimer wouldn't sleep without her teddy bear after losing it last weekend in Newcastle. She was reunited with the bear, which has her late sister's voice recorded in it after a Facebook appeal.Brooke Latimer wouldn't go to sleep[...]

Temperature Hits Record High in Japan as Nation Withers

Monday  13:56,   23 july 2018

The mercury reached nearly 106 degrees in Kumagaya, a city northwest of Tokyo, with no end in sight for a heat wave that is already two weeks old.FUJINOMIYA, Japan — The temperature in a Japanese city outside Tokyo hit a high of close to 106 degrees [...]

Hunt warns of 'no deal by accident' on Germany trip

Monday  12:45,   23 july 2018

Jeremy Hunt has upped the pressure on EU countries over Brexit, warning they could force a "no deal by accident" scenario.The new foreign secretary said there needed to be "more flexibility and creativity" ahead of meetings with his German [...]

After making his owner rich, this border collie gets to live in a $500,000 pet mansion in Beijing

Monday  12:27,   23 july 2018

<p>An abandoned warehouse once stood where Sylar’s new mansion sprawls.</p>Over the past year, builders have transformed the two-acre lot into his “paradise,” a sign informs guests at the wooden gates. Beyond them lie a spa, a trampoline, an[...]

In First Lady’s Hometown in Slovenia, the Business Is Melania

Monday  12:26,   23 july 2018

To capitalize on the link to Melania Trump, shopkeepers in Sevnica brand everything from slippers to salami with her name. For some, the novelty is wearing thin.There are few products that the enterprising burghers of Sevnica, a small, rural[...]

Stay out of the sun: Heatwave warning

Monday  12:00,   23 july 2018

People are being warned to stay out of the sun between now and Friday as the Met Office issues an amber heatwave alert. The warning is in place until 9am on Friday for parts of England as temperatures are expected to rise further.Official guidance[...]

Assignment Baghdad: Did A Group of Grad Students Really Help Plan the Gulf War?

Monday  11:56,   23 july 2018

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast In the fall of 1990, an unusual grad-school seminar kicked off at a university in Washington D.C. Its students were asked to collect as much information as they could about buildings throughout Iraq, from[...]

What the papers say – July 23

Monday  10:07,   23 july 2018

Brexit risks, an acid attack on a toddler and Universal Credit problems lead the papers on Monday.The Times leads with the concerns of web giant Amazon, with the UK manager of the company saying there is a risk of “civil unrest” should the country[...]

Trump warns Iran's Rouhani: Threaten us 'and you will suffer'

Monday  08:30,   23 july 2018

President Trump on Sunday night warned that if Iran continued with its threats to the U.S. the country would suffer unspecified "consequences."President Trump on Sunday night warned that if Iran continued with its threats to the U.S. the[...]

Woman dead, 13 injured after Danforth shooting

Monday  08:30,   23 july 2018

Woman dead, 13 injured after Danforth shootingTwo people are dead and a girl is critically injured after a shooting Sunday night on Danforth[...]

PICTURED: Hillary and Bill's intimate dinner with Harvey Weinstein weeks after her election loss - showing just how close the Clintons were to the 'serial rapist' movie mogul

Monday  08:10,   23 july 2018

Photos of Hillary Clinton having dinner with longtime pal Harvey Weinstein weeks after her election loss have emerged. The Clintons were reported to have dined with the disgraced film producer, his wife Georgina Chapman and lawyer David Boies at[...]

Multiple victims in Toronto shooting - reports

Monday  07:05,   23 july 2018

At least nine people, including a child, have been shot in the Canadian city of Toronto, according to reports. The shooting happened just after 10pm local time, when police were called to reports of shots being fired in the Greektown area.The nine[...]

Boris Johnson says knife crime in London is a ‘scandal’

Monday  06:10,   23 july 2018

The former foreign secretary accused the Mayor of London of blaming ‘everyone but himself’ for the rising levels of attacks in the capital. © getty Mayor of London Sadiq Khan Writing in the Telegraph he said: “It is tragic that so many[...]

'What have they done to my baby?' Mother's anguished cry as thug hurls acid in three-year-old boy's face on family shopping trip to cathedral city

Monday  05:45,   23 july 2018

The little boy, three, was sitting in his pushchair when he was attacked while on a family shopping trip in Worcester on Saturday afternoon.The toddler suffered serious burns as he sat in his pushchair in a[...]