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VIDEO: 'Ask new M&S boss to come and speak to me'

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 08:08
What do women want from High Street stalwart Marks and Spencer?
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VIDEO: Violence after New Mexico Trump rally

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 08:08
Authorities have fired pepper spray and used smoke grenades at violent protests outside a Donald Trump rally in New Mexico on Tuesday night.
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'Big cut' in antibiotic prescriptions

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 08:06
GPs in England have "dramatically" reduced the number of antibiotic prescriptions they prescribe to patients, latest figures reveal.
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FTSE 100 higher despite M&S share fall

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 07:56
The FTSE 100 rises in early trade but shares in M&S slide after the retailer says its turnaround plan is set to hit profits.
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Scotland now a 'nation of home drinkers'

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 07:18
Adults in Scotland increase their consumption of alcohol for the second year in a row, according to a report.
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Anger over Tsai 'erratic and single' article

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 06:34
An article on Chinese state media that said Taiwan's new leader Tsai Ing-wen has an "extremist style" because she is single prompts outrage online.
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MLAs to meet for executive announcement

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 05:18
MLAs will meet at Stormont today to appoint a new power sharing executive in the wake of the Assembly election.
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Google tax raid, diabetes 'cure', Burt Kwouk dies

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 05:08
The French state seeking £1.2bn in back taxes from Google, stomach surgery that "reverses" type 2 diabetes, and the death of Cato actor Burt Kwouk all feature in Wednesday's papers.
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Huawei sues Samsung over patents

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 04:30
Huawei is suing its tech rival Samsung in two countries over claims that several of its patents have been infringed.
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VIDEO: Bouncing lowriders paraded through streets

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 04:19
Around 100 classic cars were driven through Santa Fe as part of a celebration of lowriders.
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Australia MP is 'Depp's Hannibal Lecter'

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 03:34
Australia's deputy PM says he's "pulling strings" in Johnny Depp's head, after the actor says he is "inbred with a tomato", in the ongoing dog-smuggling saga.
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In pictures: The barbers of Freetown

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 03:12
The people who shape hair in the capital of Sierra Leone
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