American toy brand FAO Schwarz opens in Selfridges

American toy brand FAO Schwarz opens in Selfridges

American toy brand FAO Schwarz has opened its first European outlet within Selfridges' flagship London store. The 157-year-old brand is best known to UK customers for its life-size piano keyboard which is featured at the new store. The London o...
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Original Terminator cast live up to 'I'll be back' promise in 30-year reunion movie

Original Terminator cast live up to 'I'll be back' promise in 30-year reunion movie

Original cast the The Terminator reunite for new movie. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hamilton have reunited to create a new movie in the series Terminator: Dark Fate, nearly 30 years after they were last on-screen together. Schwarzenegger is ...
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Midnight partygoers celebrate gay marriage laws in Belfast

Midnight partygoers celebrate gay marriage laws in Belfast

There was a countdown-to-midnight celebration in Northern Ireland after a landmark law change came into force on October 22 paving the way for same-sex marriage. Usually, the Northern Ireland's devolved government would decide the law themselves...
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Five jailed after police catch cash machine heist gang

Five jailed after police catch cash machine heist gang

Credit: West Midlands Police Police have released CCTV footage of a string of cash-machine "drag-out" offences committed by an organised crime gang which targeted hospitals, train stations, shops and cafes. West Midlands Police issued details of...
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Geraint Thomas talks fatherhood with Duke of Cambridge as he receives OBE

Geraint Thomas talks fatherhood with Duke of Cambridge as he receives OBE

Tour de France winner and double Olympic champion Geraint Thomas said he chatted about his new baby son with the Duke of Cambridge as the Welsh cyclist received an OBE at Buckingham Palace. Thomas, who grew up on the outskirts of Cardiff, said th...
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Boris Johnson: I will pull Brexit deal if MPs don't back my plans

Boris Johnson: I will pull Brexit deal if MPs don't back my plans

Boris Johnson has threatened to pull his Brexit deal and call for an early general election if MPs do not vote for his plans as he kicked off a Commons showdown. Two crucial votes on Tuesday evening will determine whether the Prime Minister will ...
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Harry Dunn suspect 'wants to be interviewed under caution', police chief says

Harry Dunn suspect 'wants to be interviewed under caution', police chief says

Press conference with Northamptonshire Police Chief Constable Nick Adderley. He says the suspect has requested to be interviewed under caution by officers in the United States regarding the death of Harry Dunn in a fatal collision. Anne Sacoolas,...
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Nicky Butt: Youth development is part of the culture at Manchester United

Nicky Butt: Youth development is part of the culture at Manchester United

Manchester United have had a youth graduate in their squad for 3,987 straight matches and executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward underlined how giving youth a chances was among their "core three football objectives". One of their former graduates Nic...
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Canada's Trudeau wins second term but loses majority

Canada's Trudeau wins second term but loses majority

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has won a second term in Canada's national elections, losing his majority but delivering unexpectedly strong results despite having been weakened by a series of scandals that tarnished his image. Mr Trudeau's Liberal...
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Champions League match preview: Tottenham v Red Star Belgrade

Champions League match preview: Tottenham v Red Star Belgrade

Mauricio Pochettino's Spurs side will be looking to change their fortunes as they face Red Star Belgrade at home. Tottenham are yet to win in the group and were battered 7-2 by Bayern Munich in their previous encounter.
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Prince Charles watches Japan's new emperor take to the the throne

Prince Charles watches Japan's new emperor take to the the throne

Emperor Naruhito has ascended the Chrysanthemum Throne, proclaiming himself Japan's 126th emperor before a cheering audience. At an enthronement ceremony at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, Naruhito pledged to serve his constitutional duty as a sym...
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Niall Horan: I get on with Noel Gallagher because of the 'Irish connection'

Niall Horan: I get on with Noel Gallagher because of the 'Irish connection'

Singer Niall Horan says he has no problems with Noel Gallagher suggesting their Irish connection has meant they have always got on. The former Oasis star was presented with the BMI President's Award at the BMI London Awards.
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Eddie Jones: England spied on in training ahead of World Cup semi-final

Eddie Jones: England spied on in training ahead of World Cup semi-final

Eddie Jones claims that England's training session on Tuesday was spied upon by an unidentified cameraman. England and New Zealand collide in Saturday's World Cup semi-final in Yokohama.
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Countdown to Brexit: 9 days until Britain leaves the EU

Countdown to Brexit: 9 days until Britain leaves the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union in 9 days on October 31 2019. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.
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New trailer released for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

New trailer released for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

The final trailer for the new Star Wars film, The Rise of Skywalker has been released and is set to be released in cinemas on December 19.
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Owner saves her paralysed kitten's life with baby oil

Owner saves her paralysed kitten's life with baby oil

A woman told how she has twice worked her magic to save Twinkle, her paralysed cat - first rescuing her as a kitten, when she was flung from a car window, and more recently by curing a badly infected abscess using £11.99 baby oil.
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Pepe miss cost Arsenal against Sheffield United - Emery

Pepe miss cost Arsenal against Sheffield United - Emery

Arsenal boss Unai Emery felt Nicolas Pepe's first-half miss proved decisive in his side's 1-0 defeat at Sheffield United. Pepe, a GBP72million summer signing from Lille, contrived to fire off target when placed in front of goal from Sead Kolasina...
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Riggers get Cutty Sark ship-shape ahead of its 150th anniversary

Riggers get Cutty Sark ship-shape ahead of its 150th anniversary

One month before the Cutty Sark turns 150, riggers have climbed to the terrifying height of 152ft in the air to ensure the ship is looking its best for its 150th anniversary. Cutty Sark made its name as one of the fastest tea clippers of its day, ...
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Noel Gallagher: Liam and I wouldn't have got anywhere without each other

Noel Gallagher: Liam and I wouldn't have got anywhere without each other

Noel Gallagher says he and his brother Liam would not have achieved anything without each other. He said nothing he does will compare to the success of their band, Oasis. The prolific High Flying Birds songwriter said he never thinks about his p...
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Man City v Atalanta: Champions League match preview

Man City v Atalanta: Champions League match preview

An in-depth look at Manchester City's Champions League clash against Atalanta.
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Man City v Atalanta: Champions League match preview

Man City v Atalanta: Champions League match preview

An in-depth look at Manchester City's Champions League clash against Atalanta.
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Last-minute bid to thwart decriminalisation of abortion fails at Stormont

Last-minute bid to thwart decriminalisation of abortion fails at Stormont

The first sitting of the Stormont Assembly in two and a half years ended in acrimony after a last-minute bid to thwart the decriminalisation of abortion was blocked. Despite the absence of a powersharing executive, the Assembly sat after it was r...
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Paula Radcliffe says she never imagined her former-world record to stand for 16 years

Paula Radcliffe says she never imagined her former-world record to stand for 16 years

Former world-record marathon holder Paula Radcliffe tells the PA news agency that she was surprised that it took 16 years for her time to be beaten with Kenyan Brigid Kosgei finally claiming the title last week. The three-time London Marathon win...
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Ballon d'Or 2019: Who are the main contenders?

Ballon d'Or 2019: Who are the main contenders?

As the shortlist for the Ballon d'Or is announced, we take a look at the main contenders for the coveted trophy.
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Ballon d'Or 2019: Who are the main contenders?

Ballon d'Or 2019: Who are the main contenders?

As the shortlist for the Ballon d'Or is announced, we take a look at the main contenders for the coveted trophy.
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Paula Radcliffe says she never imagined her former-world record to stand for 16 years

Paula Radcliffe says she never imagined her former-world record to stand for 16 years

Former world-record marathon holder Paula Radcliffe tells the PA news agency that she was surprised that it took 16 years for her time to be beaten with Kenyan Brigid Kosgei finally claiming the title last week. The three-time London Marathon win...
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Anglers filmed perilously close to reservoir plug hole

Anglers filmed perilously close to reservoir plug hole

A pair of Peak District anglers were spotted dangerously close to a giant plug hole on Saturday. They were seen close to the plug hole in Derbyshire's Ladybower Reservoir which is owned by Severn Trent Water. Overflow water goes down the hole int...
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Commons speaker rejects Government bid for Brexit 'meaningful vote'

Commons speaker rejects Government bid for Brexit 'meaningful vote'

Commons Speaker John Bercow has rejected a Government bid to hold a meaningful vote on Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, saying it would be "repetitive and disorderly" to do so.
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Commons speaker rejects Government bid for Brexit 'meaningful vote'

Commons speaker rejects Government bid for Brexit 'meaningful vote'

Commons Speaker John Bercow has rejected a Government bid to hold a meaningful vote on Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, saying it would be "repetitive and disorderly" to do so.
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Harry Kane laughs off idea that Spurs players are over-worked

Harry Kane laughs off idea that Spurs players are over-worked

Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane laughs off suggestions that Mauricio Pochettino is overworking his squad in training. There were suggestion that the players had tired from the demands of Pochettino's training programme, and that it was causi...
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The Crown: New series three trailer released

The Crown: New series three trailer released

Netflix have released a new trailer for the third series of The Crown, which sees Olivia Colman take over as Queen Elizabeth II.
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Ancient university tradition marked by giant foam party

Ancient university tradition marked by giant foam party

Hundreds of students take part in the traditional Raisin Monday foam fight on St Salvator's Lower College Lawn at the University of St Andrews in Fife.
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What is daylight saving time?

What is daylight saving time?

It's that time of year when we gain an hour of sleep as the clocks go back, but why does this happen?
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Jimmy the dog rescued after getting stuck in cliff face in Australia

Jimmy the dog rescued after getting stuck in cliff face in Australia

Emergency services have rescued a pet dog after he got stuck in the cliff face near Bells Beach in Australia. Victoria Country Fire Authority rescuers scaled down the cliff, securing the dog in a harness before raising it to the top of the cliff.
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Violent protests in Chile continue despite metro fare cancellation

Violent protests in Chile continue despite metro fare cancellation

Protests and violence in Chile spilled over into another day despite the president cancelling a rise in metro fares that has prompted violent demonstrations. Officials in the Santiago region said three people died in fires at two looted supermark...
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Premier League top scorer: Who leads the race for the golden boot?

Premier League top scorer: Who leads the race for the golden boot?

A look at the Premier League's top scorers after nine matches in the race for the golden boot.
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Premier League top scorer: Who leads the race for the golden boot?

Premier League top scorer: Who leads the race for the golden boot?

A look at the Premier League's top scorers after nine matches in the race for the golden boot.
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Countdown to Brexit: 10 days until Britain leaves the EU

Countdown to Brexit: 10 days until Britain leaves the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union in 10 days on October 31 2019. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.
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Countdown to Brexit: 10 days until Britain leaves the EU

Countdown to Brexit: 10 days until Britain leaves the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union in 10 days on October 31 2019. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.
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Premier League round-up: Liverpool maintain unbeaten record

Premier League round-up: Liverpool maintain unbeaten record

A round-up of the weekend's action in the Premier League as Manchester City kept up the pressure on Liverpool at the top of the table.
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YouTuber gets paid to eat online

YouTuber gets paid to eat online

One of the first UK YouTubers to join the Mukbang craze which involves people eating piles of food on camera while interacting with their audience, North Yorkshire-based Fabio Mattison, 28, first watched one of the films back in 2014.
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Yorkshire YouTuber gets paid to eat online

Yorkshire YouTuber gets paid to eat online

One of the first UK YouTubers to join the Mukbang craze which involves people eating piles of food on camera while interacting with their audience, North Yorkshire-based Fabio Mattison, 28, first watched one of the films back in 2014.
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Ole Gunnar Solksjaer insists there's "no chance" Rashford's goal should have been ruled out

Ole Gunnar Solksjaer insists there's "no chance" Rashford's goal should have been ruled out

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solksjaer's press conference after the 1-1 draw with Liverpool. The Norwegian dismissed Jurgen Klopp's VAR complaints, insisting there was "no chance" Rashford's effort should have been ruled out and saying: "...
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Jurgen Klopp: VAR still has it's problems

Jurgen Klopp: VAR still has it's problems

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insists he is a fan of VAR but believes the process is failing referees and therefore the teams involved. The Reds boss said he was so surprised the review did not rule out Manchester United's first-half goal from M...
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Police statement on Milton Keynes double stabbing

Police statement on Milton Keynes double stabbing

Thames Valley Police have given details about the murder of two boys at a house party in Emerson Valley, Milton Keynes. Detective Chief Superintendent Ian Hunter, Head of Crime at Thames Valley Police, said police had been called to an incident on...
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Thames Valley Police investigate Milton Keynes double murder

Thames Valley Police investigate Milton Keynes double murder

Thames Valley Police has launched a double murder investigation following the deaths of two teenage boys in Milton Keynes. Emergency services were called to Archford Croft in Emerson Valley just before midnight on October 19. One 17-year-old boy ...
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Brexit: What could happen next?

Brexit: What could happen next?

A look at possible Brexit outcomes after the Prime Minister reluctantly writes to Brussels asking for an extension to the Brexit deadline. Boris Johnson lost a historic House of Commons vote - which meant he was legally obliged to ask for a Brexi...
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Michael Gove: We will leave by October 31

Michael Gove: We will leave by October 31

Michael Gove has insisted the UK will leave the EU by October 31 despite the Government asking Brussels for a delay. Asked if he could guarantee that the UK would leave the EU by Halloween, the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster said: "Yes, tha...
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