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Prime Minister David Cameron is preparing for disagreements with his fellow European leaders as he sets about renegotiating the UK's relationship...
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More than 900 migrants were rescued in one day from three overcrowded boats en route to Europe from North Africa, an Italian coast guard official...
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Nobel laureate has said she will not speak out "because whoever's side I stand on there will be more blood".
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The Golden State Warriors have beaten the Houston Rockets by a point to go 2-0 up in the NBA's Western Conference Finals.
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A Missouri woman who escaped captivity from a wooden box three weeks ago was found dead in a home on Thursday, along with her teenage son, and police...
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Nick Miller's guide to what to wear, how to point and how to behave if you ever score an invitation to the Buckingham Palace's summer garden party.
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Two days after Richie Porte lost valuable time at the Giro d'Italia, compatriot Simon Gerrans' wretched run of crashes has continued.
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Jordan Spieth has a share of the one-shot lead at the Colonial tournament in Texas.
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In a rare show of unity France's parliament has voted unanimously to ban food waste in big supermarkets, notably by outlawing the destruction of...


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