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Question Time audience member blasts Tories for 'disregarding working class for decade'
The man launched a tirade at the BBC One show's panel - that included Conservative Party chairman James Cleverly as he said Brexit was being used as a scapegoat
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Khloe Kardashian forgives Jordyn Woods and Tristan Thompson saying 'hate is heavy'
Khloe Kardashian has posted a lengthy statement to Jordyn Woods, ex Tristan Thompson and anyone else that has wronged her as she says she has no hate for them
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R Kelly is facing charges for bribing an official so he could marry Aaliyah when she was 15 years old
He is currently in custody over 18 previous charges.
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Khloe Kardashian says she is ‘allowed to forgive’ Tristan Thompson and Jordyn Woods for cheating and wants everybody to move on
She's so over the cheating.
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General election 2019: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn in TV debate
It comes as Boris Johnson is accused of avoiding scrutiny after ducking out of TV interviews.
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How you can stop Brexit Party killing off Brexit
The Brexit Party could seriously dent the size of a Tory majority and Boris Johnson's room for manoeuvre in delivering Brexit, latest analysis reveals.
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Somerset earthquake measuring 3.2 magnitude shakes houses
Quake strikes Bridgwater, north-east of Taunton, at 10.49pm on Thursday, says British Geological SurveyA 3.2 magnitude earthquake has struck Somerset with reports of houses rattling from the tremor. The quake struck Bridgwater, north-east of Taunton, at 10.49pm on Thursday, according to the British Geological Survey (BGS).“We are receiving some reports of seismic activity in the Somerset area. We are looking into this and will post an update shortly,” the BGS said on Twitter. Continue reading...
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Climate shock as Victoria Falls DRY UP
Victoria Falls, which lies between Zambia and Zimbabwe, have almost completely dried up and the once powerful stream of foamy wash which roared through the gorge has nearly vanished.
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Election 2019: inside Momentum – podcast
Anushka Asthana reports from inside Momentum, the grassroots movement hoping to propel Jeremy Corbyn into Downing Street. And: Rana Foroohar on why we need to regulate big techMomentum was formed after Jeremy Corbyn’s election as Labour leader in 2015. Critics say it is a shadowy operation that is trying to take over the Labour party. But supporters believe its efforts in 2017 – sending hundreds of activists into marginal seats and running a cutting-edge digital campaign – were critical in denying the Tories a majority.This year it has scaled up. Anushka Asthana joins Momentum at its headquarters and out on the road. Continue reading...
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Katherine Jenkins is mugged after stepping in to help elderly woman being ‘violently’ robbed
Katherine came to the woman's aid after witnessing the attack.
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Tony Adams blasts ‘lightweight’ Arsenal players after Brighton defeat
'They are ready for it to go wrong.'
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Xherdan Shaqiri's message for Jurgen Klopp after scoring for Liverpool vs Everton
Shaqiri tells Klopp he is ready to help fire Liverpool to the Premier League title as Liverpool boss prepares to juggle the demands of a likely nine games in December
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40 homes in Columbus, Ohio evacuated after homemade NUCLEAR REACTOR burns owner
The evacuation order was issued for several streets in Northwest Columbus on Thursday night, as a bomb squad, arson fire investigators and medics rushed to the scene.
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Brexit Party candidate who 'received death threats is run off the road' while campaigning
The incident occurred while Surjit Singh Duhre, who is standing for The Brexit Party in Doncaster Central, was reportedly being protected by a bodyguard after receiving 'vile abuse.'
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Wife of British diver suing Elon Musk says any paedophile claims are "totally false"
Vernon Unsworth's estranged wife defended him after he was labelled 'pedo guy' by billionaire Elon Musk in a row after the Thailand cave rescue
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PAUL THOMAS on... election turkeys 
'Isn't the truth that you're not just voting for Christmas, Mr Farage, you're stuffed too?'
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BBC News at Ten host Huw Edwards is criticised for liking Tweets that urged people to vote Labour
Huw Edwards (pictured) has had his impartiality called into question after he clicked the love heart icon on Twitter underneath a tweet about the UK's NHS.
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Justin Timberlake 'may have broken prenup' with Jessica Biel after 'judgement lapse'
Justin Timberlake may have to fork out $500,000 to wife Jessica Biel after a reported prenup 'love contract' could have been broken by recent 'hand-holding' scandal
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Jagged Little Pill review – Alanis musical hits Broadway with a bang
Broadhurst Theatre, New YorkOscar-winning screenwriter Diablo Cody has brought Alanis Morissette’s music to the stage with a contrived yet hugely entertaining showWhen Alanis Morissette released Jagged Little Pill in 1995, critics and rock fans complained, with more and less chauvinism, that the album and its singer were too angry, too shrill, too lame, too loud, too immature, too fake. Jagged Little Pill, the new Broadway musical, which superimposes the album’s songs on to an overwrought story of suburban ennui, should be liable to a lot of that same criticism. Related: Broadway in 2019: a flashy, fractured year of confused highs and lows Continue reading...
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BBC QT host Fiona Bruce fiercely clashes with Tory MP over NHS spending plans
TORY party chairman James Cleverly clashed with BBC presenter Fiona Bruce, as he robustly defended the Conservative Party’s record on the NHS and insisted that “getting Brexit done” was vital to its future wellbeing.
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Arsenal target Shanghai SIPG manager Vitor Pereira to replace Freddie Ljungberg
A surprise name on Arsenal's radar.
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Meghan Markle shock: How Duchess' new approach 'did not go down well' with senior royals
MEGHAN MARKLE and Prince Harry’s way of life has had a personal impact on their relationship with other members of the Royal Family, and now its true extent has been revealed.
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Royal heartbreak: Meghan Markle posts emotional tribute after weeks away from limelight
MEGHAN MARKLE has sent Instagram into meltdown once again with a heartbreaking update while on her six-week hiatus from royal duties.
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Jo Swinson makes personal jibe at Boris Johnson for 'not being much of a family man'
Flourishing an unflattering hand puppet of the PM to underscore her attacks, Ms Swinson told a rally in Edinburgh the Tory leader could not be trusted to safeguard the Union.
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Richard Tice rips Labour’s Brexit pledge to shreds in stunning rant on BBC Question Time
IN a lively exchange on today’s BBC Question Time debate Brexit Party chairman Richard Tice savaged Labour for their contradictory Brexit claims.
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Lee Hall executed: Blind murderer who set ex-girlfriend on fire dies in electric chair
He had been on death row since 1991 for the murder of ex-girlfriend Traci Cozier and becomes just the second blind inmate to die since capital punishment was re-introduced
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Hero who tackled London Bridge jihadi with a fire extinguisher is convicted killer out on parole
John Crilly, 48, who is out on licence after serving 13 years for manslaughter, pursued Khan from the prisoner's rehabilitation conference after seeing Mr Merritt stabbed in the chest.
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'I went on a date with Grace Millane's killer while her body lay in his room'
The woman who went on a Tinder date with Grace Millane's killer as she lay dead in his room shared her chilling story for the first time as she warns other women 'trust your instincts'
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Tony Adams defends Mesut Ozil over his rant at Alexandre Lacazette after Arsenal’s defeat to Brighton
Ozil was livid as he walked off the pitch.
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R. Kelly charged with bribery over fake ID for underage wife Aaliyah
Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn brought the charge against the embattled rapper, 52, on Thursday, adding to an already long list of indictments he is facing in multiple states.
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Marks & Spencer bosses are accused of alienating older women
Marks and Spencer has got it '100 per cent' wrong when it comes to older women, says former editor of the Your M&S magazine. The classics are 'teeth-clenchingly horrible'.
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JAN MOIR: Tittering Trudeau shows just how low our smug and infantile leaders have sunk 
JAN MOIR: Boris was in the thick of it, of course. Chortle, chortle. Mr Johnson, with his priapic hinterland and chaotic private life has little call to laugh at anyone.
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Trump administration approves lethal 'cyanide bomb' to ward off predators despite bans in several states
EPA reverses ban on M-44 chemical traps that 'unintentionally' killed hundreds of animals
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Earthquake strikes Somerset as residents tell how 3.2 magnitude tremor leaves houses 'shaking'
A 3.2 magnitude earthquake has struck the west of England with reports of houses rattling after the tremor.
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Three people dead in South Florida after thieves lead a high-speed chase in a hijacked UPS truck
The thieves exchanged gunfire with a jewelry store owner before they hijacked a UPS truck, along with its driver, and lead police on a high-speed pursuit that ended when the suspects ran into traffic.
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Katherine Jenkins mugged after trying to help woman in street robbery
The opera singer, who was on her way to a carol concert in Chelsea, had come to the aid of an older woman.
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BAZ BAMIGBOYE: These two Mr Darcys will make Mincemeat of the enemy in new WW2 movie 
BAZ BAMIGBOYE: The best of British, led by Colin Firth and Matthew Macfadyen, are to tell the true tale of how four intelligence officers, seven secretaries, and a typist - working in 'Room 13'.
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California woman punched mountain lion in effort to save her dog
Miniature schnauzer was killed and its owner suffered a minor cut in attack in Simi Valley A southern California woman punched a mountain lion and tried to pry its jaws open to save her dog from an attack in her backyard, but the pet was killed, officials said.The woman suffered a minor cut after the mountain lion attacked her miniature schnauzer on Thursday in the city of Simi Valley, the police Sgt Keith Eisenhour told KNBC-TV. Continue reading...
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Rainbow Six Siege Shifting Tides re-review – how to update a video game
With the release of new expansion Shifting Tides, GameCentral explores how four years of updates has changed Rainbow Six Siege for the better.
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Almost all Christmas jumpers contain plastic, charity warns as it urges shoppers to reuse festive knitwear
Almost all of the millions of Christmas jumpers set to be sold this year were made with plastic, shoppers have been warned.
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Games Inbox: Rockstar Games overrated, PES vs. FIFA, and Life Is Strange 2 disappointment
The Friday Inbox asks if Epic Games Store will be giving away free games forever, as one reader celebrates the joys of a good career mode.
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Employee Jo Thornely wraps her boss' entire office in festive paper
A bold Sydney worker has decorated her boss' office with festive gift wrap - covering the armchairs, desk and even pencils - when they took the day off.
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Kourtney Kardashian 'gets cosy' with ex Younes Bendjima in Miami reunion party
Kourtney Kardashian and Younes Benfjima have proved that being exes didn't stop them having a good time after they were seen partying together in Miami
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Vasco da Gama: 'Ghost' cruise ship left stranded 'with no toilets'
The Cruise and Maritime Voyages vessel suffered problems while in the St Vincent's Gulf off Adelaide leaving it reportedly drifting for hours
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Richarlison issues Everton rallying cry after costing Marco Silva his job
Silva's biggest signing says players are to blame for crisis and must now wear the shirt with pride to dig Everton out of relegation danger
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Heavily pregnant Rebekah Vardy makes first red carpet appearance following WAG war with Coleen Rooney
She's putting #WAGatha Christie behind her...
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Keyless technology sparked a sharp rise in theft of luxury cars, new figures reveal 
More than 14,000 premium car models were stolen between January and October this year in Britain, according to an analysis of insurance claims by Direct Line.
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