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Len McCluskey: Anti-Semitism row used to undermine Corbyn

BBC News - ‎3 hours ago‎
A row about anti-Semitism is being used by Jeremy Corbyn's opponents within Labour to undermine his leadership, Unite chief Len McCluskey says.
Labour Party denies anti-Semitism in its ranks as vote nears
Jeremy Corbyn announces initiative to advance workplace rights
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Anti-immigrant AfD says Muslims not welcome in Germany

Reuters UK - ‎4 hours ago‎
STUTTGART, Germany Members of the anti-immigration party Alternative for Germany (AfD) on Sunday backed an election manifesto that says Islam is not compatible with the constitution and calls for a ban on minarets and the burqa.
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Teen dies after shooting himself in head while taking selfie with dad's pistol

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎51 minutes ago‎
An Indian teenager has died after accidentally shooting himself in the head while posing for a selfie with his father's gun. Ramandeep Singh, 15, was posing for a photograph with his elder sister on Friday night when he pulled the gun's trigger instead ...
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Derailed train near Washington leaks hazardous material

Reuters - ‎31 minutes ago‎
WASHINGTON A CSX freight train derailed in northeastern Washington, D.C. on Sunday, spilling hazardous material near a city subway station, and emergency workers were cleaning up the site after plugging the leak, officials and the railroad company said.
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Healing after terror: Brussels Airport departure lounge reopens

CNN - ‎1 hour ago‎
(CNN) The departure lounge at Brussels Airport partially reopened Sunday for the first time since suicide bombers attacked on March 22, about six weeks ago.
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Turkish concerns grow as car bomb in Gaziantep kills two

Financial Times - ‎13 minutes ago‎
A car bomb at a police station in the southern Turkish city of Gaziantep has killed two police officials and wounded two dozen others, pointing up the threats to Turkey's security after five years of war just south of its border and a grinding conflict ...
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Labour 'putting fear of God into Jewish voters'

The Sunday Times - ‎18 hours ago‎
In a last-ditch attempt to seize the London mayoral crown, Zac Goldsmith is accusing Labour of frightening Jewish voters into quitting the capital by failing to counteract the “virus” of anti-semitism.
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Could dissent halt the march of academisation?

TES News - ‎9 hours ago‎
Less than two months ago, one of the most powerful figures in England's school system unveiled his vision for the future. Actual education - teaching, the curriculum, assessment, exam results, even - was barely mentioned.
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Sex abuse case spending 'back to front', says ex-PSNI chief

Belfast Telegraph - ‎5 hours ago‎
Sir Hugh Orde has said that police forces' focus on historic child sex abuse cases over new crimes is “back to front”. The former chief constable of the PSNI has said that the way older cases were dealt with should be reviewed.
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Spalding house fire so dangerous fire crews forced to stand back

Lincolnshire Echo - ‎1 hour ago‎
A house fire where two people died became so dangerous, firefighters could not enter for their own safety. Firefighters from six stations who attended the blaze in Spalding, were able to recover one body before the building became too dangerous for ...
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Tina Green to be summoned to appear before MPs over BHS collapse

The Independent - ‎12 minutes ago‎
The wife of billionaire businessman Sir Philip Green is to be summoned by MPs to answer questions as part of their probe into the collapse of 88-year old high street chain BHS.
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Mike Ashley: I'll save BHS and all its staff

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎11 hours ago‎
Mike Ashley has resurrected an ambitious bid for BHS which would see the Sports Direct billionaire save the stricken high street chain from the scrapheap, its entire store estate kept open and thousands of jobs preserved, The Telegraph can reveal.
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Liberty House confirms it will bid for Tata Steel

Financial Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Commodities trading firm Liberty House has confirmed it will put a bid forward for Tata Steel's UK arm as the deadline draws close for other groups to express an interest in the ailing business.
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Banks encouraged to create 'age-friendly' branches for 'less digitally savvy' older people

The Independent - ‎18 hours ago‎
Banks are being encouraged to create “age-friendly” branches for older people who are “less digitally aware”. The charity Age UK has focused on banks and buildings societies in its Age Friendly Banking report, which says many older people have been ...

Twitter Magic Recs: Site quietly kills off one of its most useful accounts

The Independent - ‎Apr 30, 2016‎
The site has announced that it is shutting down its Magic Recs account, which had previously notified people when an account was getting a lot of attention, in case users wanted to follow them.
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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Communication Breakdown: Grammar Police and Analysts

LearnBonds - ‎1 hour ago‎
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has seen better days. Not only is CEO Tm Cook having to defend dismal numbers and a dropping stock price, but now analysts are starting to question how Apple Inc. guides them through sales data, says a report from Business ...
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Lionhead Studios Officially Closes its Doors

Naples Herald - ‎47 minutes ago‎
“naples As of April 29, “Fable” developer will no longer be in closure limbo as the beloved studios doors will now be forever closed.
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If you wear headphones while walking you should watch this video

Metro - ‎10 hours ago‎
A pedestrian came perilously close from being knocked down by a biker - and it's all because he was wearing headphones. Biker Chris Evans recorded the incident on his headcam on Deansgate, Manchester, as he accelerated from traffic lights.
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What makes Meryl Streep unique?

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎8 hours ago‎
Franchises may be king at the box office now, but the age of the movie star isn't over quite yet. There's one actor whose five most successful films of the past 10 years have made £132 million in UK cinemas alone, and just shy of £1 billion worldwide ...
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Baby Tommy born on hard shoulder of M42 motorway after police answer call

Belfast Telegraph - ‎1 hour ago‎
A baby boy was born on the hard shoulder of a motorway after his expectant mother got stuck in traffic after a fuel spill. The father-to-be made a frantic 999 call just before 5.30pm on Saturday to say his wife was about to give birth and needed help ...
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How did Man Utd postpone Leicester's title celebrations and was Danny Drinkwater's foul a penalty?

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎1 hour ago‎
Surrendering possession and hitting teams on the counter is very much part of Leicester's modus operandi but that leaves little margin for error at the back and, for the opening exchanges at least, there were errors a plenty in Leicester's defence ...
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Marouane Fellaini elbow on Robert Huth 'natural reaction' to having hair pulled, says Louis van Gaal

SkySports - ‎15 minutes ago‎
Louis van Gaal insists Marouane Fellaini's elbow on Robert Huth was a "normal reaction" to having his hair pulled. In the first half of the 1-1 draw at Old Trafford between Manchester United and Leicester, referee Michael Oliver failed to spot an ...
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Brit astronaut Tim Peake is first space test pilot of Mars robot

Mirror.co.uk - ‎6 hours ago‎
British astronaut Tim Peake is the first space test pilot of a robot that could one day be exploring Mars. The super-fit 44-year-old, who ran the London Marathon on a treadmill in space , took to the controls of the rover robot named Bridget from ...
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Watch transit of Mercury with special filters to protect eyes says Royal Astronomical Society

Market Business News - ‎5 hours ago‎
When you look up at the sky to witness the transit of Mercury, make sure you use approved, specially-designed filters in your equipment, warns the Royal Astronomical Society, or you could risk permanent damage to the retina and even blindness.
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Every Metropolis Should Have A Wildlife Reserve Like This

Gizmodo Australia (blog) - ‎Apr 30, 2016‎
Image Cache: This is the Woodberry Wetlands in the Borough of Hackney in London. Every city should have something like this: A quiet haven just moments from the bustle of city life in which nature can thrive.
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Space seeds 'land' at Nuneaton school

Nuneaton News - ‎Apr 30, 2016‎
Young gardeners of tomorrow at St Nicolas Academy have taken charge of some special seeds that have been into space. The seeds were flown to the International Space Station (ISS) on Soyuz 44S back in September where they spent several months in ...
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Junior doctor who spoke out against NHS strike 'fears for his career'

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎10 hours ago‎
A junior doctor who spoke out against last week's all-out NHS strike said he now fears for his career after suffering a torrent of online abuse from fellow doctors.
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Worsening depression 'may predict dementia risk'

BBC News - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
Symptoms of depression that steadily increase over time in older age could indicate early signs of dementia, scientists have said.
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Lidl recalls tinned herring because labels don't warn cans may contain fish

Metro - ‎19 hours ago‎
Lidl's just recalled all tinned herring from its branches because the labels don't warn consumers that it contains fish. Errm, what?
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