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Newly-elected Labour MP claims female Tories are the 'ENEMY' in shocking left-wing rant

The 29-year-old MP for North West Durham also told a Labour-supporting website that she would not “hang out” with Conservative women because they are “no friends of mine”.

Ms Pidcock, who is a self-described feminist and an outspoken supporter of Jeremy Corbyn, ...

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In full: Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor final press conference video and transcript

Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor came face-to-face for the final press conference here in Las Vegas on Wednesday.

As has become custom with these two fighters, the event started almost an hour late.

And when they took to the mic, there were far fewer of the insults that had ...

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In full: Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor final press conference video and transcript

Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor came face-to-face for the final press conference here in Las Vegas on Wednesday.

As has become custom with these two fighters, the event started almost an hour late.

And when they took to the mic, there were far fewer of the insults that had ...

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Five ‘slaves’ rescued from cramped back room in Chinese restaurant

Five people thought to be slaves were rescued from a Chinese restaurant in an early morning raid.

Officers dressed in protective head gear used a battering ram to force their way into Ming Moon in Wolverhampton, at around 8am on Tuesday.

They said the men were living in ...

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US band Allah-Las have Rotterdam concert cancelled over 'terror threat' after tip off from Spanish cops

A concert in the Dutch port city of Rotterdam by American rock group Allah-Las was cancelled on Wednesday night because of a "terror threat", police said in a statement.

The mayor of Rotterdam said the driver of a van from Spain had been detained after a warning from police in ...

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US band Allah-Las have Rotterdam concert cancelled over 'terror threat' after tip off from Spanish cops

A concert in the Dutch port city of Rotterdam by American rock group Allah-Las was cancelled on Wednesday night because of a "terror threat", police said in a statement.

The mayor of Rotterdam said the driver of a van from Spain had been detained after a warning from police in ...

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Evil ISIS fanatics celebrate Barcelona terror attack and vow to 'END the world'

The extremists also warned that attacks would continue to be targeted unless Spain left the US-led international coalition against the militant group.

ISIS has already claimed responsibility for last week’s attacks – which left 15 dead and more than 100 injured.

In a ...

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Heart-stopping moment toddler is rescued from middle of busy road junction

The heart-stopping moment a little boy was rescued at the last minute from a busy junction has been caught on video.

In the footage the boy, believed to be no older than two years old, steps off the pavement as cars thunder past just a few feet away from him.

Clearly confused, the ...

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One in four Brits think our trains should have women-only carriages

A surprising number of Brits agree with an MP’s controversial belief that train carriages exclusively for women should be introduced.

One in four of us think that having women-only carriages is a good idea, according to a YouGov poll of nearly 3,000 people.

The poll found that ...

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Firefighters battle huge blaze at east London Poundland

Almost 100 firefighters are battling a huge blaze at Poundland in Chingford, east London, with at least half of the ground floor alight.

Shocking photos posted to social media show smoke billowing out of the discount shop on Old Church Road.

There are 15 fire engines and 97 ...

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Popular schoolgirl, 13, 'hanged herself in her bedroom hours after argument with mum during half-term holidays'

A schoolgirl hanged herself in her bedroom hours after an argument with her mum during the half-term holidays, an inquest heard.

Chole Morris, 13, had a minor row with her mother Alison Alford while spending time away from school.

She went up to her room and was later found by her ...

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Conor McGregor's road to superstardom: From skinny kid nicknamed 'Snowball' to $500m Floyd Mayweather fight

Back in 1998, a slightly built 10-year-old boy, who had been nicknamed Snowball because of his white-blond pudding-bowl-cut hair, walked into the Crumlin Boxing Club in Dublin and made an immediate impression.

A bad impression. Because Conor McGregor, who would grow up to be the fighting ...

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Conor McGregor's road to superstardom: From skinny kid nicknamed 'Snowball' to $500m Floyd Mayweather fight

Back in 1998, a slightly built 10-year-old boy, who had been nicknamed Snowball because of his white-blond pudding-bowl-cut hair, walked into the Crumlin Boxing Club in Dublin and made an immediate impression.

A bad impression. Because Conor McGregor, who would grow up to be the fighting ...

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Airport staff let man go after finding pipe bomb in his hand luggage

Security staff at Manchester Airport let a man go despite finding a viable pipe bomb in his hand luggage – meaning he could board a plane to Italy just five days later.

Nadeem Muhammad, 43, has now been jailed for 18 years at Manchester Crown Court for possessing an explosive with ...

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Couple punched and kicked by group of men in random attack at music festival

A couple have spoken out about the shocking moment they were targeted in an unprovoked attack in the middle of a music festival.

Leon and Stephanie Thompson were left bleeding and injured after being set upon by four men in the dance tent at last year’s Leeds festival.

The ...

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BREAKING: Pop concert TERROR as cops in bulletproof vests evacuate music venue

Iconic dance venue the Maassilo has been evacuated as Californian band the Allah-Las were due to perform in Rotterdam. 

The cause of the evacuation at the Dutch concert hall is believed to be terror-related.

Event organisers have apologised for the cancellation and posted ...

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Why the fate of a women's refuge in Doncaster should matter to everyone in Britain

CUTTING funding for South Yorkshire Women’s Aid (SYWA) could see this specialist violence against women service close down entirely, with dire consequences for vulnerable women in the Doncaster area. The news comes just a year after the service was reopened following an ...

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Doncaster women's refuge in fight for its life - again

Just a year after a campaign led by Women's Lives Matter saved South Yorkshire Women's Aid, funding cuts could kill it off again, finds FELICITY COLLIER

THE only women’s refuge in South Yorkshire is set to shut its doors — a mere year after securing a grant from the council ...

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Goodbye petrol – scientists have found a new limitless energy source

A major scientific breakthrough has been made after scientists got one step closer to finding a limitless supply of clean energy.

A new way has been discovered to make plasma fuel hot enough to generate fusion power.

In modern nuclear reactors, plasma is made up of two ion ...

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You can win the £546,000,000 US Powerball jackpot even if you’re British

If you’re anything like us, you’ve been looking at the US Powerball jackpot and drooling with envy.

Some lucky American person stands to win $700million – that’s £546million.

Apparently, with that amount of money, you would be able to buy an entire private ...

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Tragic cancer survivor dies after falling and banging her head during Turkish holiday treat

A cancer survivor has died following a fall at an apartment in Turkey on one of her first holidays since beating the disease.

Tragic Liz Cooley, 46, was on a sunshine break in Marmaris with family members, when she slipped and banged her head on July 14.

The mum-of-three was ...

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