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Woman shot in Willesden anti-terror operation

A woman in her 20s has been shot by police and four people arrested in an anti-terror operation in north-west London and Kent, Scotland Yard says. Officers say the operation was not connected to the earlier arrest of a man near Parliament. The woman in her 20s was one of the subjects of the investigation […] Read more
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Cancer Drugs Fund 'huge waste of money'

The Cancer Drugs Fund in England was a « huge waste of money » and may have caused patients to suffer unnecessarily from the side effects of the drugs, according to UK researchers. The fund ran from 2010 to 2016, costing £1.27bn, following an election promise made by the Conservatives to pay for cancer drugs the NHS Read more
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Jailed marine Alexander Blackman freed from prison

The Royal Marine jailed for shooting dead a wounded Taliban fighter has been released from prison. Sgt Alexander Blackman received a life term in 2013 for murder, but his conviction was reduced to manslaughter. The 42-year-old from Taunton, Somerset, has served more than three years of a seven-year sentence. Judges at the Court Martial Appeal Read more
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Manchester City 0-0 Manchester United

Marouane Fellaini received his third Premier League red card and second for Manchester United Marouane Fellaini was sent off for headbutting Sergio Aguero as Manchester City and Manchester United fought out an attritional goalless draw at Etihad Stadium to leave their hopes of a place in the Premier League’s top four still in the balance. Read more
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Passenger dragged off United Airlines plane wins settlement

Image copyrightReuters Image captionVideo of the incident quickly went viral online The Kentucky doctor dragged off a United Airlines flight from Chicago earlier this month has received a financial settlement from the airline. Lawyers for Dr David Dao, 69, say a condition of the payout is that the “amount remain confidential”. United boss Read more
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Nintendo Switch Sales Boom, Could Surpass Wii U in Just Over a Year

When Nintendo announced the Switch, many weren’t quite sure what to make of it, or how much of an opportunity it represented. The platform’s hybrid living room / portable mode was something new and the launch lineup was frankly anemic. Fortunately for Nintendo, all of these issues have proven minor hiccups rather than show-stopping problems. Read more
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Exclusif – Niger : la commission d’enquête parlementaire a rendu ses conclusions sur l’UraniumGate

La commission d’enquête parlementaire chargée de faire la lumière sur l’affaire de l’UraniumGate au Niger a rendu son rapport au président de l’Assemblée nationale. Elle estime que Niamey a bien participé à une transaction avec Areva en 2011, sans toutefois dépenser le moindre sou. Selon les conclusions de la commission Read more
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la lourde histoire familiale du «routard du crime»

Le grand enfant de 25 ans et 1,87 m regarde un dessin animé à la télévision. Sa sœur Christine, 18 ans, rentre à la maison. Lui: «Tu as des nouvelles de la maman?» Elle: «On va lui choisir une robe. – Elle va revenir de l’hôpital? – Non, Francis.» Ce 16 octobre 1984, Francis apprend […] Read more
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Donald Trump a un bouton rouge sous son bureau, mais pas pour ce que vous croyez

Loin de déclencher l’allumage d’un missile nucléaire ou une trappe sous son interlocuteur dans son bureau, ce petit bouton sert en réalité à… se faire apporter une canette de coca. « En appuyant sur un bouton rouge placé sur le ‘Resolute Desk’ que les présidents utilisent depuis des décennies, un majordome de la Maison Blanche Read more
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Législatives en Algérie : quel parti pour convaincre les abstentionnistes à Tizi Ouzou ?

Dans la ville kabyle de Tizi Ouzou, alors que les législatives approchent, les revendications berbéristes trouvent un écho important. Mais les pro-boycott ne relâchent pas la pression. Nous sommes en 2012. Les résultats des élections législatives tombent. Fin de journée électorale. À Tizi Ouzou, le décompte est on ne peut plus clair : Read more
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Johnson: Difficult to say ‘no’ to Syria strike

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionForeign Secretary Boris Johnson tells Today the UK could help the US respond to a chemical attack in Syria Boris Johnson says it would be very difficult for the UK to refuse the US if it asked for support in another military strike on Syria. The foreign […] Read more
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New Graphics Comparisons Highlight What Project Scorpio Brings to the 1080p, 4K Table

New Graphics Comparisons Highlight What Project Scorpio Brings to the 1080p, 4K Table

Microsoft is working to build buzz behind the scenes for its upcoming Project Scorpio and what that console can do in 4K. The company has a heavy lift in front of it — Scorpio is more powerful than Sony’s PS4 Pro, but Sony has a 12-month first mover advantage and approximately double the Xbox One’s […] Read more
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Diane Louise Jordan speaks out against harassment orders

Image captionDiane Louise Jordan was Blue Peter’s first black presenter BBC presenter Diane Louise Jordan has spoken out against the issuing of PINs – Police Information Notices – after being wrongly accused of harassment. The former Blue Peter presenter said her career had suffered as a result. Jordan was given a non-harassment order in Read more
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Classic BlackBerry gets Android revival

Video The classic BlackBerry smartphone, including physical keyboard, is given a 2017 makeover. The classic BlackBerry smartphone with a physical keyboard has been given a 2017 makeover. The BBC’s Chris Foxx asked Gareth Hern from BlackBerry Mobile what he hoped would draw consumers back to the smartphone brand. Let’s block ads! (Why?) Read more
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garde à vue pour la veuve du vétérinaire

La femme de l’ancien vétérinaire Jean-Louis Turquin a été «placée en garde à vue», hier matin à Saint-Martin, «dans le cadre de l’instruction ouverte pour le meurtre de son époux», tué en janvier dernier. Une mesure rendue possible par la découverte par des experts scientifiques de traces de poudre sur les mains de Nadine Read more
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Leo Baxendale: Bash Street Kids and Minnie the Minx comic legend dies

Image copyrightRobert Judges/REX/Shutterstock Comic artist Leo Baxendale, whose characters like the Bash Street Kids and Minnie the Minx entertained generations of young readers, has died. With his sense of anarchy and humour, Baxendale and his creations became a big part of the appeal of comics like Beano from the 1950s. He was regarded by Read more
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Leo Baxendale: Bash Street Kids and Minnie the Minx comic legend dies aged 86

Comic artist Leo Baxendale, whose characters like the Bash Street Kids and Minnie the Minx entertained generations of young readers, has died. With his sense of anarchy and humour, Baxendale and his creations became a big part of the appeal of comics like Beano from the 1950s. He was regarded by aficionados as one of […] Read more
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Tunisie : Nabil Karoui et Nessma TV VS Nidaa Tounes

Le patron de Nessma TV, Nabil Karoui, entend influer directement sur les élections municipales du 17 décembre en Tunisie à travers son pouvoir médiatique. Comment ? En soutenant ouvertement les listes électorales indépendantes, via Nessma et son réseau de radios régionales, mobilisées pour l’occasion sous la bannière Tounes Al Mansia Read more
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Gilbert Collard indigne les internautes (vidéo) [Vidéo]

Le 25 avril, Marine Le Pen, candidate au second tour de la présidentielle, était de visite au marché de Rungis. Une fois de plus, elle a réitéré son désir de supprimer l’abattage rituel. Gilbert Collard, député FN et secrétaire général du rassemblement Bleu Marine s’est exprimé à ce propos. Et ses paroles ont suscité Read more
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Cash offered after drones disrupt flights in China

Chinese drone maker DJI is offering up to one million yuan (£112,000) for information about drones that disrupted scores of flights at a Chinese airport. On four days this month – 14, 17, 18 and 21 – drones were blamed for stranding thousands of passengers at Chengdu Shuangliu International. Chinese reports said they caused 60 Read more
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