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'Their legs were sucked in like quicksand': Camber Sands tragedy

Daily Mail - ‎3 hours ago‎
Three victims were pulled from the sea off the East Sussex beach yesterday afternoon and emergency services tried and failed to revive them in front of thousands of horrified holidaymakers.
Camber Sands: family express anger over deaths of five friends from London
Tributes paid to the five men who died in Camber Sands beach tragedy
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As earthquake death toll rises Italy questions why it was so unprepared

The Guardian - ‎2 hours ago‎
Italy is once more facing up to its failure to protect people from seismic disaster, as the toll from the earthquake that flattened three ancient hilltop towns soared and rescuers continued their desperate search for survivors.
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Labour leadership: Smith claims Corbyn 'happy' about Brexit vote

BBC News - ‎28 minutes ago‎
Labour leadership candidate Owen Smith has claimed Jeremy Corbyn was "happy" about the UK voting to leave the EU. Speaking during a sometimes ill-tempered hustings debate in Glagow, he also warned that the party could split unless Mr Corbyn was ...
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Burkini must be banned, says Nicolas Sarkozy as he launches election campaign

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎1 hour ago‎
Nicolas Sarkozy, the former French president, called for a full burkini ban in France on Thursday night as he warned that immigrants, minorities and the Left were threatening to destroy French identity.
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Retail sales growth expected to slow after summer bounce

The Guardian - ‎8 hours ago‎
Warmer weather and an influx of tourists helped retailers recover from their post-Brexit blues, but there are clear signs that sales are expected to slow in the autumn.
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Crossbow used in triple Canada murder

BBC News - ‎30 minutes ago‎
Three people have been killed in Toronto in an apparent crossbow attack, police believe. Attending to a reported stabbing in the Scarborough area, police found two people dead and one person wounded, who later died.
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Kerry in Saudi Arabia for talks on Yemen, Syria conflicts

Ynetnews - ‎1 hour ago‎
US Secretary of State John Kerry was in the Saudi seaside town of Jeddah, discussing the Saudi-led war in Yemen and Saudi Arabia's role in the Syria conflict; humanitarian organizations have criticized the West's arms sales to Saudi Arabia and Gulf ...
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Russia to work with US on response to Syria gas attacks report

Daily Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
UNITED NATIONS, Aug 25 (Reuters) - Russia said on Thursday it is prepared to work with the United States at the United Nations on how to respond to a report that blamed Syrian government forces for two chlorine gas attacks and Islamic State militants ...
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Hillsborough police watchdog pursues whether Freemason membership influenced decisions

Daily Mail - ‎55 minutes ago‎
The police watchdog is pursuing a 'further line of inquiry' over whether Freemason membership influenced decision-making over the Hillsborough disaster.
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Investors step up pressure on Sports Direct board

Financial Times - ‎54 minutes ago‎
Sports Direct has come under renewed pressure after a powerful group of investors has demanded that the scandal-hit company launch an independent review, dismiss the chairman and overhaul the board.
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The price of freedom – Government grabs tax bonanza from pensioners' savings

Mirror.co.uk - ‎5 hours ago‎
People taking out retirement savings are being caught out by unexpected taxes and welfare reductions, a study shows. A survey of 500 adults who accessed pensions since new freedoms came into force last year showed that one in 10 had unforeseen tax ...
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Britain's FTSE retreats as pharma stocks fall

Daily Mail - ‎4 hours ago‎
LONDON, Aug 25 (Reuters) - UK shares fell on Thursday, extending losses from the previous session as healthcare stocks dropped, though CRH rose after well-received results.
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ITV ends pursuit of 'Peppa Pig' producer

Financial Times - ‎8 hours ago‎
ITV has ended its pursuit of Entertainment One, the majority owner of children's cartoon franchise Peppa Pig, after its £1bn takeover bid was rejected earlier this month.
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WhatsApp to give users' phone numbers to Facebook for targeted ads

The Guardian - ‎5 hours ago‎
Facebook-owned mobile messaging service WhatsApp will begin sharing user data with its parent company for advertising purposes, while it tests tools to allow businesses to message users.
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iPhone bug could let hackers into any Apple iOS device with just one tap

The Independent - ‎51 minutes ago‎
A newly-discovered bug in iPhones could let anyone break into the handsets with just one tap. Everyone owning an Apple handset has been urged to update their phone to get the latest version of iOS, which has the patch.
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Windows 10 computers crash when Amazon Kindles are plugged in

The Guardian - ‎8 hours ago‎
Windows 10 Anniversary update users attempting to charge or transfer books to Kindles are experiencing blue screens of death similar to this one.
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Great British Bake Off: More than 10 million tune in to first episode

BBC News - ‎10 hours ago‎
The Great British Bake Off attracted an average of 10.4 million viewers as it returned for a seventh series - a record opener for the BBC One show.
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Beyonce remembers Aaliyah 15 years after her death in adorable throwback VMA clip

Mirror.co.uk - ‎1 hour ago‎
She may be a global icon now, but Beyonce had to put in the work to get there. Back in the day, the Lemonade singer - who's only done a handful of interviews over the past few years - once interviewed celebrities on the red carpet.
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Homeland Security Is Investigating the Leslie Jones Website Hack

Fortune - ‎17 minutes ago‎
Personal information and nude photos were stolen from her iCloud account. The federal government is now looking into this week's hack of comedian Leslie Jones's personal website, in which hackers posted the Ghostbusters star's personal information and ...
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Bravo joins City as Hart's replacement

Yahoo Sports - ‎5 hours ago‎
London (AFP) - Manchester City have completed their swoop for Barcelona goalkeeper Claudio Bravo to push Joe Hart closer to an unwanted exit from the Premier League club.
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Mark Wood 'consistently quicker' as he strives to make up for lost time

The Guardian - ‎3 hours ago‎
England's Mark Wood took one for 57 in his 10 overs against Pakistan at the Ageas Bowl but his figures do not tell the whole story.
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Ronaldo voted UEFA's 2015-16 Best Player in Europe

Reuters UK - ‎41 minutes ago‎
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal (R) poses with French soccer player Antoine Griezmann after he received the Best Player UEFA 2015/16 Award during the draw ceremony for the 2016/2017 Champions League Cup soccer competition at ...
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China sets its sights on Mars

Christian Science Monitor - ‎7 hours ago‎
China has released images and specifications for a new Martian rover, the latest mission in the country's increasingly ambitious expansion of its space program.
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Discovery of potentially Earth-like planet Proxima b raises hopes for life

The Guardian - ‎15 hours ago‎
The search for life outside our solar system has been brought to our cosmic doorstep with the discovery of an apparently rocky planet orbiting the nearest star to our sun.
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Auction house to sell composite skeleton of a dodo bird

Daily Mail - ‎3 hours ago‎
LONDON (AP) - The dodo bird is extinct - but one collector can now have their own dodo skeleton. Summers Place Auctions is selling what it describes as a rare composite skeleton of a dodo bird, a creature once found on the island of Mauritius.
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'Ghost galaxy' made of mysterious dark matter discovered by scientists

The Independent - ‎3 hours ago‎
Scientists have found a “ghost” galaxy - roughly the same mass as our own, but entirely made up of dark matter. Dragonfly 44 is almost entirely made up of dark matter, the mysterious - and for now mostly theoretical - stuff that makes up 27 per cent of ...
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English nhs trusts' deficit 'halved over course of a year'

Daily Mail - ‎4 hours ago‎
The size of the deficit for NHS trusts in England halved over the course of a year, with more trusts meeting their financial targets, figures show.
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National Burger Day 2016: Experts warn millions at risk of food poisoning from undercooked meat

The Sun - ‎5 hours ago‎
Millions of Brits face the unpleasant prospect of suffering food poisoning as they prepare to fire up their barbecues this Bank Holiday weekend, experts today warned.
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Excess body fat now linked to 13 different types of cancer

NHS Choices - ‎4 hours ago‎
"Experts have linked eight more cancers to being overweight or obese, nearly tripling the list from five to 13," the Daily Mail reports.
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Government slashes alcohol intake for men but doctors fear amount is still unsafe for women

Daily Mail - ‎2 hours ago‎
The government's recommendations say both men and women should drink no more than 14 units a week - equivalent to six or seven glasses of wine.
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