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'A tragedy of historic proportions' - No side lick wounds after heavy defeat

Saturday  18:40,   26 may 2018
independent.ie

'A tragedy of historic proportions' - No side lick wounds after heavy defeatThe LoveBoth campaign said results from yesterday's exit polls following the referendum yesterday "paint a bleak picture for retention of the Eighth[...]

Boy, 11, arrested after alleged rape of 7-year-old

Saturday  18:26,   26 may 2018
news.sky

An 11-year-old boy has been arrested over the alleged rape of a seven-year-old. The seven-year-old youngster said the attack happened outside, in the village of Wool in Dorset on 14 May.In a statement, Dorset Police confirmed officers had arrested[...]

Liverpool mayor 'gutted' as Kiev flights axed

Saturday  15:00,   26 may 2018
news.sky

At least 1,000 Liverpool fans have had their hopes of watching their team play live in the Champions League final dashed in what the city's mayor Joe Anderson has called an "utter shambles".The cancellation of four flights due to[...]

Frantic search is underway for missing 13-year-old girl who vanished on her way to school

Saturday  14:40,   26 may 2018
dailymail.co.uk

Serena McAllister, 13, was last seen in her school uniform and Wandsworth Police want anyone who has seen her to call 999 immediately. © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited After the teenage girl went missing on her way to school,[...]

Hawaii street swallowed by 'lava tide' as more homes burn

Saturday  14:36,   26 may 2018
reuters

Hawaii street swallowed by 'lava tide' as more homes burn © REUTERS/Marco Garcia Volcanic ash covers a parked car in Pahala, Hawaii The destructive fury of the erupting Kilauea volcano has been unleashed on the Big Island's[...]

Morgan Freeman Issues New Statement: ‘I Did Not Assault Women’

Saturday  13:25,   26 may 2018
variety

Morgan Freeman, who was accused of sexual harassment by several women on Thursday, has issued a longer statement in response to the allegations. Morgan Freeman, who was accused of sexual harassment by several women on Thursday, has issued a [...]

Key Salisbury site reopens to public after nerve agent clean-up operation

Saturday  10:40,   26 may 2018
msn

The Maltings was sealed off after Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were found unconscious there on March 4.Businesses in the Maltings area of Salisbury are preparing to reopen as the city takes a “massive step” in its recovery from the nerve[...]

Murder probe after carer dies in flat of ‘dementia sufferer’, 95

Saturday  09:55,   26 may 2018
msn

A 61-year-old woman was taken to hospital with head injuries after the incident in Islington, north London.The elderly man, who neighbours said was frail and uses a walking stick, has been arrested on suspicion of[...]

Duke of Sussex pub honours newly-married couple with portrait swing sign

Saturday  09:00,   26 may 2018
msn

Rupert Clevely, who owns the pub in Waterloo, said the image featuring Harry and Meghan is a ‘bit of fun’.Based in Waterloo, London, the venue in Baylis Road unveiled the creation featuring the Duke and Duchess of Sussex on Friday after it was[...]

Weinstein in Handcuffs Is a ‘Start to Justice’ for His Accusers

Saturday  08:10,   26 may 2018
msn

Women who had accused Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment, assault and abuse swung between hope and disbelief, watching a day they thought would never come.Sign Up For the Morning Briefing[...]

'Shellshocked': Couple net £21m lottery win

Saturday  07:55,   26 may 2018
news.sky

A couple from Slough have become multi-millionaires after scooping a £21m jackpot in the May 12 Lotto rollover draw. Donna and David Stickley were the sole ticket-holders, matching all five main balls using their regular numbers - 1, 15, 21, 30, 35 [...]

Hundreds of great white sharks are congregating in the Pacific and researchers don’t know why

Saturday  07:10,   26 may 2018
qz

There’s probably a perfectly good explanation for it, and there is absolutely no reason to be alarmed, but hundreds of great white sharks are congregating…Which is fine! Yes, great white sharks are typically solitary creatures, so researchers were a [...]

Outrage at the betrayal of our loyal Afghan interpreters as MPs back the Mail's campaign and reveal not ONE translator has come to the UK under the MoD's flagship scheme

Saturday  06:50,   26 may 2018
dailymail.co.uk

Ministers have ‘dismally failed’ to protect loyal Afghan interpreters who served alongside UK troops from the Taliban. An inquiry concluded that exposed interpreters should be given a new life.An inquiry by the defence select committee concludes[...]

Virgin Galactic boss Sir Richard Branson says he’s training to be an astronaut for his first time in space… by playing TENNIS four times a day

Saturday  06:30,   26 may 2018
dailymail.co.uk

British millionaire Sir Richard Branson, 67, says he is only 'months away' from his first trip into space and his preparing his body for the extreme conditions by playing two sets of tennis morning and night.The 67-year-old multi-millionaire [...]

These Birds Make Their Own Citrus-Scented Cologne

Saturday  03:20,   26 may 2018
nationalgeographic

The sexiest male crested auklets have large head feathers and a strong tangerine smell, a new study finds.A nearby colony of lovesick crested auklets are the culprits: Males produce a citrus odor to attract females. And as new research in Behavioral [...]