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UK weather forecast: Snow warning as 'Beast from the East' to batter Britain THIS WEEK

A mini 'Beast from the East' is forecast to bring icy weather from the Arctic Circle and to plunge the UK into the depths of winter early, according to the latest weather models.

The so-called 'Beast from the East' was first coined last winter as temperature plummeted and parts of the UK ...

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Cabinet rebels demand May hold back £39bn Brexit bill - unless EU plays ball on trade deal

Five senior ministers including Michael Gove, Andrea Leadsom and Liam Fox are also pushing for last-minute changes to the Irish border backstop outlined in the draft withdrawal agreement. In a series of meetings with the Prime Minister this week, the Cabinet rebels put forward amendments to make ...

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Extinction Rebellion plans to bring London to a standstill with non-violent roadblocks

HUNDREDS of activists plan to bring central London to a standstill tomorrow for the second time in a week to press their demand for serious government action on climate change.

Campaign group Extinction Rebellion said it will create non-violent “swarming roadblocks” until ...

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Cops urge leading judges to OVERTURN Michael Barrymore wrongful arrest payout ruling

The comedian, 66, launched a High Court damages action after he was arrested and detained in June 2007 on suspicion of the rape and murder of Stuart Lubbock. 

Mr Lubbock, 31, was found in the swimming pool at Mr Barrymore’s home in Roydon, Essex, six years ...

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Woman 'fed lover's remains to workers in rice dish after she killed him'

A woman allegedly cooked her lover's remains into a rice dish after she killed him for wanting to marry someone else.

It is claimed the Moroccan woman then served the sickening meal to local workers, according the Mirror.

Police are believed to have found a human tooth in the ...

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Bitcoin price: BTC sell-off triggers 30% plunge - Will bitcoin continue to FALL?
BITCOIN (BTC) prices took a tumble today, falling 30 percent in one week and dropping below £3,902.57 ($5,000) for the first time in more than a year – but will the cryptocurrency keep on plummeting? ...
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UK HEAVY SNOW WARNING: Polar blast to FREEZE Britain in 10 DAYS in SHOCK weather forecast

A brutal winter blast forecast to hit in under a fortnight threatens to grind Scotland, northern and central England to a standstill. Blizzards driven by sub-zero polar gales will dump inches of snow across swathes of the country closing roads and throwing transport networks into chaos. ...

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‘Tension’ between Meghan and Queen over Duchess’ ‘REBELLIOUS’ ways revealed

The Queen is said to have raised eyebrows over decisions being made by Prince Harry’s wife since she married into the Royal Family.

Her Maj apparently expressed surprise over the colour of Meghan’s wedding dress – white – given that she is a divorcee.

White ...

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Michael Schumacher ‘on his way back’: Son Mick’s pal in bombshell update

F1 legend Schumacher has not been seen or heard from since he was left with a catastrophic brain injury after a skiing crash.

The seven-time F1 champion’s condition remains a mystery as his management have stated it is a private matter keep the public updated. ...

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Russell Bishop trial: Victim's father breaks down in court as he denies killing daughter

The father of a young girl murdered with her friend 32 years ago broke down in tears as he denied being involved in her sexual abuse and death.

Barrie Fellows was called to give evidence on Tuesday in the re-trial of Russell Bishop for the murders of nine-year-olds Nicola Fellows and Karen ...

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Brute who fractured partner's fingers sent on a course for 'Building Better Relationships'
A violent man who repeatedly slammed his bedroom door against his girlfriend's fingers during a violent tantrum has been sent on a course for "Building Better Relationships" after claiming prison would not tackle his volcanic temper. ...
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'Accept May's Brexit or we'll SUSPEND it!' Top Tory warns Brexiteers to TONE DOWN threats

Brexiteers from across the political sphere have warned Theresa May they will reject her proposed Brexit withdrawal agreement unless she renegotiates the terms of the backstop devised to avoid a hard border in Northern Ireland. The Prime Minister agreed to keep Britain into both the single ...

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'He's my IDOL' Michael Schumacher's son pays HEARTWARMING tribute to F1 LEGEND

Michael’s son Mick, is often compared to his legendary father, who won seven world championships and is considered one of Formula 1’s best ever drivers.

Schumacher suffered a traumatic brain injury following a skiing accident on 29 December 2013, with details of his condition ...

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What to look for in Brexit declaration?

The EU and UK are poised to complete the document that will spell out the shape of their future post-Brexit relationship and pave the way for a trade deal.

The Political Declaration on the future framework will sit alongside the Withdrawal Agreement that settles the terms of the UK's ...

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Newborn baby savaged by Staffordshire Bull Terrier 'in bad way' with parents at bedside

The parents of a newborn baby savaged by a Staffordshire Bull Terrier are keeping a bedside vigil as he fights for life in hospital.

Reuben McNulty, who is less than one month old, was attacked by a dog owned by his parents Dan McNulty, 31, and 28-year-old Amy Litchfield.

Amy's dad ...

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Fast-spinning star to ERUPT in supernova explosion VISIBLE from Earth

Astronomers have found a binary star system – two stars orbiting each other – are whirling around in the depths of the Milky Way at such a speed to trigger one of the most powerful explosions in the universe. The star system is wrapped in an "elegant spiral dust cloud", which is what ...

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Black Friday 2018: Why is it called BLACK FRIDAY? What does it mean?

Why is it called Black Friday? What does it mean? The term “Black Friday” is believed to refer to the single day of the year when retail companies finally go “into the black”. This is when they make a profit after being "in the red" for much of the year. ...

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Google Home is cheaper than ever and it's about to get much smarter too

Google Home is the Mountain View firm's smart speaker that is incredibly capable.

The hardware has the Google Assistant built-in and comes in three different models.

Google Home is the regular version of the product but a larger Google Home Max speaker is also available that provides ...

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EU parliament set to renege on transparency promises

The European Parliament's lawyers have declared that forcing MEPs to meet only registered lobbyists is illegal, according to internal documents seen by EUobserver.

The EP lawyers also say that rules instructing MEPs to voluntarily publish those meetings is "legally incoherent" - ...

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With Carney warning of 1970s-style shock, UK firms ready for no-deal Brexit

LONDON (Reuters) - Companies began triggering plans to keep operating if Britain leaves the European Union without an agreement, a “no deal” scenario the Bank of England said could plunge the economy into a crisis not seen since the 1970s.

With less than five months before ...

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9 Women Tell Us Why The UK Needs A Cyberflashing Law: 'We Need To Feel Safe In Public'

Jenny Briggs was cyberflashed on a packed rush hour train in central London while using the on-board WiFi to try and do some work. The 27-year-old PR from Bristol says she was writing a press release when the explicit images landed on her screen leaving her completely ...

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