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Japan care home attack: picture emerges of modest man with horrifying vision

The Guardian - ‎2 hours ago‎
To his neighbours, he was a polite young man with a ready smile and a desire to help. But, on Tuesday, Satoshi Uematsu was in police custody after allegedly carrying out the worst mass killing in Japan since the second world war.
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Ecclestone's mother-in-law 'kidnapped in Brazil'

Financial Times - ‎35 minutes ago‎
The mother-in-law of Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone has been reported kidnapped in São Paulo in what local media claims is the country's largest ransom case.
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Shots fired at university clinic in Berlin, German police say

Irish Independent - ‎1 hour ago‎
A police car is parked in front of the university clinic in Steglitz, a southwestern district of Berlin, July 26, 2016 after a doctor had been shot at and the gunman had killed himself.
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Merkel critics turn on refugee policy as Germans confront terror

Financial Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
As Germany struggles to come to terms with the unprecedented wave of terror attacks that have hit the country in the past week, Chancellor Angela Merkel's critics have already seized on them as proof of the failure of her open-door refugee policy.
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Suicide car bombs near Mogadishu airport kill 13 - ‎1 hour ago‎
Two suicide bombers detonated explosives-laden cars on Tuesday outside the offices of the U.N.'s mine-clearing agency and a Somali army checkpoint in Mogadishu, killing 13 people, including seven guards, Somali police officials said.
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RAAF bomb strikes against Islamic State targets 'more than doubled'

The Australian - ‎5 hours ago‎
The rate at which RAAF strike aircraft attack targets in Iraq and Syria has increased from 25 per cent of missions to more than 60 per cent as intelligence about the movements of the Islamic State terror group improves.
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Fox presses May to pull out of EU customs union

Financial Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Theresa May is under growing pressure from Liam Fox, the trade secretary, to pull out of the EU customs union, a move required to facilitate post-Brexit bilateral trade deals but which would impose costs on exporters and could strain Anglo-Irish relations.

Security services criticised over use of bulk personal data

Financial Times - ‎51 minutes ago‎
Britain's security services were accused of pushing an “aggressive and expansive” use of their powers to access huge data sets tracking everything from travel information to phone records to generate leads in investigations.
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Deutsche Börse wins shareholder approval for LSE merger

Financial Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Shareholders in Deutsche Börse have backed its planned merger with the London Stock Exchange Group, but the two groups still need to persuade regulators to approve the deal.
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BT avoids Openreach breakup but Ofcom orders more investment

The Guardian - ‎6 hours ago‎
MPs last week said Openreach should be broken up unless BT spent more money on the service. Photograph: Lynne Cameron/PA. Angela Monaghan and Julia Kollewe.
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Bank of England's Martin Weale hints at interest rate cut next week after Brexit uncertainty rattles the economy

This is Money - ‎4 hours ago‎
A Bank of England policymaker has hinted that the economy could call for monetary stimulus next week, after a set of gloomy data suggested the impact of Brexit uncertainty could be taking its toll.
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Pornhub hacked, exposing users' viewing habits – but information will be kept private

The Independent - ‎8 hours ago‎
14-RevengePorn-PA.jpg The offence of possession of an extreme pornographic image was introduced in 2008 and has resulted in more than 5,500 prosecutions, the majority for clips of bestiality.
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Here's the Latest Rumor About Nintendo's Next Console

TIME - ‎57 minutes ago‎
Nintendo's ultra-secretive NX console could be quite different from the tethered devices you might have sitting under your television right now, according to a new report.
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'Pokémon Go' downloads top 75 million

USA TODAY - ‎50 minutes ago‎
The viral mobile hit Pokémon Go just keeps on going. The game featuring "pocket monsters" called Pokémon topped 75 million downloads worldwide, according to app research firm SensorTower.
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iPhone 8 rumours include it will feature an iris scanner

Daily Mail - ‎7 hours ago‎
While Apple is yet to announce the official launch date for the next iPhone, which is expected to come out this year, rumours are already circulating about the 2018 model.
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Beyonce, Adele, Kanye West earn top nominations at MTV VMAs

Morganton News Herald - ‎54 minutes ago‎
FILE - In this June 26, 2016 file photo, Beyonce performs 'Freedom' at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. Beyonce and Adele are the top nominees at the MTV Video Music Awards, where their music videos will compete against Kanye West's controversial ...
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Roger Federer to miss Rio Olympics after knee injury rules him out for season

The Independent - ‎1 hour ago‎
Roger Federer will miss the rest of the season, including the Rio Olympics and US Open. The 34-year-old said he had been advised not to play again this year in order to fully recover from the knee surgery he had in February.
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An astronaut and a Royal: Tim Peake meets Prince Charles

ITV News - ‎5 hours ago‎
Astronaut Tim Peake has reassured a concerned Prince Charles that he was doing extremely well after his six-month space mission. "Are you sure you're in one piece?
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Teenage brains can reveal emerging mental health problems, research finds

The Independent - ‎6 hours ago‎
'Adolescence can be a difficult transitional period and it's when we typically see the first signs of mental health disorders such as schizophrenia and depression.
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NHS squeeze can be reversed by applying some radical thinking

The Guardian - ‎1 hour ago‎
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and shadow health secretary Diane Abbott 'have displayed exactly the type of decisive leadership the NHS is calling for', says a letter from 45 doctors.
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Food you can eat during pregnancy: 7 myths busted - ‎3 hours ago‎
Good news today for egg lovers. Official channels have deemed raw eggs safe to eat for even pregnant women, u-turning on 15 years of advice to the contrary by the Advisory Committee on the Microbiological Safety of Food.
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Sepsis campaign aims to save thousands of lives

The Guardian - ‎3 hours ago‎
Melissa Mead, whose son William died of sepsis in 2014, outside the Department of Health with UK Sepsis Trust chief executive Ron Daniels.