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	Cardinal George Pell charged with historic sex offences
      Cardinal George Pell charged with historic sex offences

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    CNN / 49 min. ago
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    New York Times / 2 h. 14 min. ago
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	How can Channel 4 employ Jon 'F*** the Tories' Snow?
      How can Channel 4 employ Jon 'F*** the Tories' Snow?

    Sorry, but you cannot claim to be even-handed politically while at the same time yelling out your guts like a student Corbynista, slagging off the political party that just won the biggest number of seats.

    Mail Online / 2 h. 15 min. ago
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	Police dropp sex probe into Angelina Jolie's friend
      Police dropp sex probe into Angelina Jolie's friend

    Peach campaigner Jeremy Gilley, who is backed by a host of famous figures including Angelina Jolie, has now been informed by the police that they are not proceeding with the case.

    Mail Online / 2 h. 18 min. ago
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	Pub landlord is arrested for 'beating his wife'
      Pub landlord is arrested for 'beating his wife'

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    Reuters / 2 h. 41 min. ago
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	Hate cleric using human rights laws to fight extradition
      Hate cleric using human rights laws to fight extradition

    Tarik Chadlioui, 43, was arrested at the request of Spanish police, who say he is the spiritual leader of a jihadist network but is now using human rights laws to fight extradition from the UK.

    Mail Online / 2 h. 42 min. ago
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	Grenfell judge accused of 'social cleansing of the poor'
      Grenfell judge accused of 'social cleansing of the poor'

    Sir Martin Moore-Bick, who once ruled to relocate a Westminster tenant facing homlessness 50 miles from her home, is expected to be officially announced on Thursday.

    Mail Online / 2 h. 42 min. ago
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	Moped riding thief snatches phone from pedestrian
      Moped riding thief snatches phone from pedestrian

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    New York Times / 2 h. 44 min. ago
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	Bodybuilder caught out after saying he had food poisoning
      Bodybuilder caught out after saying he had food poisoning

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    Mail Online / 2 h. 48 min. ago
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	Young boy stands on pram and takes photos of posing mum
      Young boy stands on pram and takes photos of posing mum

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    Mail Online / 2 h. 49 min. ago
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	William, Kate and Harry to re-dedicate Diana's grave
      William, Kate and Harry to re-dedicate Diana's grave

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    Mail Online / 2 h. 50 min. ago
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	Thousands with long-term conditions skipping treatments
      Thousands with long-term conditions skipping treatments

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	Baby was found dead in her mother's arms in Grenfell Tower
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	Jon Snow attacked on Channel 4 news after Torie comments
      Jon Snow attacked on Channel 4 news after Torie comments

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    Reuters / 3 h. 56 min. ago
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    Reuters / 4 h. 3 min. ago
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