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VIDEO: Japan's PM jeered at war ceremony

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 14:52
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been heckled at a ceremony marking the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Okinawa.
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US to boost Europe arms deployment

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 14:51
The US is to deploy tanks, armoured vehicles and artillery in a number of European nations, amid Nato concerns over Russia's role in Ukraine.
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Stranded ship's crew to return home

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 14:42
The crew of an Italian cargo ship stranded at Newport docks for more than three months can now return home, a union says.
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Syrian economy halved by conflict

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 14:35
Syria's economic output has shrunk by up to 60% since the conflict began, according to estimates in a new report released by British think-tank Chatham House.
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Tesco machete attacker 'a lunatic'

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 14:27
A man accused of trying to murder a trainee dentist in an apparent race revenge attack "acted like a lunatic" as he hacked his victim with a machete, a court hears.
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Patsy Cline to return via hologram

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 14:25
Patsy Cline becomes the first Country star to return to the stage as a hologram using the same technology which digitally resurrected artists from Tupac Shakur to Liberace.
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Huge fire destroys Nairobi market

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 14:10
A huge fire destroys much of East Africa's biggest second-hand clothing market in Kenya's capital, Nairobi, officials say.
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Justice system 'lets down poorest'

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 13:54
The "creaking and outdated" justice system in England and Wales is letting down the poorest and needs overhaul, new Justice Secretary Michael Gove says.
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New rules for bankers' pay launched

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 13:30
Financial regulators announce new rules governing bankers' bonuses in an attempt to "rebuild public trust in financial services".
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Drunk air passenger footage released

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 13:19
Footage of a drunk man being arrested on a plane at Gatwick Airport after he sexually assaulted a female member of cabin crew is released by police.
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Lancaster 'surprised' by Strettle

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 13:10
Stuart Lancaster says he is "surprised" and "disappointed" at the withdrawal of David Strettle from the England World Cup squad.
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VIDEO: Video of drunk man arrested on plane

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 13:09
Footage has been released by police of a man arrested on a plane at Gatwick after sexually assaulting a female member of the cabin crew while drunk.
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Three held over house fire deaths

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 13:00
Three men are arrested on suspicion of murder following a house fire that killed three people in Derbyshire.
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School 'sadness' over sister deaths

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 12:57
An infant school says staff and pupils are "deeply saddened" and are being supported after two sisters die when a car struck their family.
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AI-created recipe app goes live

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 12:34
IBM's cognitive computer Watson is making its AI-created recipe app live for the public to use.
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SAS reservist 'static for two hours'

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 12:25
More than two hours passed before a soldier spotted a reservist on a fatal SAS selection exercise had stopped moving, an inquest hears.
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Former school inspector Woodhead dies

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 12:06
England's former chief inspector of schools Sir Chris Woodhead has died.
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Skinny jeans given health warning

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 12:06
Skinny jeans can seriously damage muscles and nerves, doctors say, citing the case of a woman who had to be cut out of a pair after her calves ballooned.
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TFI Friday: More shows commissioned

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 12:05
Channel 4 commissions a full series of Chris Evans' anarchic chat show TFI Friday following its one-off revival earlier this month.
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