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Olympic figure skater dies of stab wound

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 14:53
Kazakhstan's Olympic medal-winning figure skater Denis Ten has died at the age of 25 after being stabbed on Thursday.

Four years for Nazi teen who downloaded terror handbook

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 14:50
Jack Coulson, previously convicted of making a pipe bomb, downloaded The Big Book of Mischief.

Parents set to lose right to veto sex education at age 15

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 14:43
Pupils should be able to request sex education against their parents' wishes, the government says.

The secrets to old age? Beer and biscuits

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 14:24
Eileen Maher proved you are never too old to party or pout at a bash for her 100th birthday.

Former GP David Crichton 'hired hitman' over debt

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 13:41
Prosecutors allege he blamed his financial adviser for a £300,000 loss and the break-up of his marriage

When should you pierce a child's ears?

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 13:19
Reality TV star's decision to piece her baby's ears has thousands talking about consent and culture.

Pound drops below $1.30 as June retail sales fall

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 13:18
Sterling falls after figures show shoppers shunned stores to focus on the World Cup last month.

Transgender at school: Students share mixed experiences

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 13:13
Two teenagers share their experiences of being transgender school students.

Would you choose to sleep with the fishes?

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 13:03
Councillors are considering a proposal for an underwater graveyard off Australia's Gold Coast.

Slowing Gulf Stream current to boost warming for 20 years

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 13:01
The Atlantic system that warms the UK is slowing down but this may cause even more heating.

Manchester students deface poem by 'racist' Kipling

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 12:57
Union leaders painted over the poet's most famous work in protest at his support for the British Empire.

Sir Tom Jones postpones Chester show due to illness

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 12:33
It comes after the 78-year-old singer cancelled a show on Wednesday because of a bacterial infection.

Trump: I hold Putin responsible over election meddling

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 12:29
Donald Trump says he considers President Putin responsible for any Russian interference in US elections.

Lewis Hamilton: Mercedes driver agrees £40m-a-year deal until 2020

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 12:25
Four-time world champion Lewis Hamilton agrees a lucrative deal to stay at Mercedes until the end of 2020.

England to play four-day Ireland Test before 2019 Ashes series

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 12:08
England will play a four-day Test match against Ireland in July 2019, before the start of the Ashes series.

Burberry burns bags, clothes and perfume worth millions

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 11:53
The fashion firm destroyed £28m of unwanted stock last year to protect its brand.

Macron aide Benalla in French probe for beating protester

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 11:51
A member of the French president's staff was filmed beating a man during a protest in Paris.

Murder and killing cases on rise again

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 11:48
Homicides in England and Wales increase for the fourth year in a row, to 701 in the 12 months to March.

Zuckerberg in Holocaust denial row

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 11:44
The Facebook founder's assertion that Holocaust deniers should be given a voice has outraged many.

Teenager admits murder bid on Syrian refugee in Edinburgh

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 11:25
The 25-year-old Syrian man was stabbed six times, mainly in the chest, and suffered life-threatening injuries.