Skull found during missing Corrie Mckeague search ‘was not his’

A skull found amid the large-scale search for Corrie Mckeague was not that of the missing airman, police said.It was found at a landfill site in Landbeach, Cambridgeshire at a time when police were trawling another landfill at nearby Milton for the missing 23-year-old.Police said the skull was femal
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Justin Bieber cancels remaining Purpose World Tour dates

Justin Bieber has cancelled the rest of his Purpose World Tour because of "unforeseen circumstances", his publicist has said.The move will affect 14 dates in Asia and North America over the next three months.Bieber has performed more than 150 shows since the tour promoting his 2015 album Purpose beg
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Charlie Gard parents end legal fight for ‘beautiful’ baby

The parents of terminally ill baby Charlie Gard have ended their legal challenge to take him to the US for experimental treatment.A lawyer representing Chris Gard and Connie Yates told the High Court "time had run out" for the baby.Mr Gard said it meant his "sweet, gorgeous, innocent little boy" wil
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Is this sculpture ‘insulting’ to Wales?

Plans to create an iron ring sculpture at Flint Castle have been described as "insulting to Wales".The design, said to represent the relationship between the medieval monarchies of Europe and the castles they built, was unveiled on Friday.But critics including Plaid Cymru's North Wales AM Llyr Gruff
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Trump son-in-law Kushner defends conduct after Senate testimony

Donald Trump's son-in-law has defended his conduct in last year's presidential campaign, after giving evidence to a Senate panel investigating Russian interference in the election.Jared Kushner said all of his "actions were proper and occurred in the normal course of events" of the campaign.Mr Kushn
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Richard Dawkins’ Berkeley event cancelled for ‘Islamophobia’

Evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins has denied Islamophobia after a US radio station cancelled his forthcoming speech.The best-selling author had been due to address an event hosted by KPFA Radio in Berkeley, California, in August.Organisers accused him of "abusive speech against Islam" when scra
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Reality Check: What does legally changing gender involve?

It can take more than five years for trans men and women in England and Wales to legally change their gender under the current system. But this process could be made quicker as the result of a new government consultation on streamlining the process. At the moment, in order to change gender in the ey
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Tourists warned over exchange rate costs

British holidaymakers are paying hundreds of millions of pounds in unnecessary charges when they use their credit and debit cards overseas. Shops, restaurants and cash machines are offering tourists the option of paying in pounds rather than the local currency and applying a poor exchange rate if th
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Liam Fox downplays UK-US chlorinated chicken differences

Liam Fox has downplayed talk that a future US-UK trade deal after Brexit could be threatened by disagreements over chlorinated chicken imports.The international trade secretary said the issue of whether the current UK ban on chlorine-washed poultry would be lifted was "a detail of the very end stage
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How formula milk shaped the modern workplace

It sounded like cannon fire - pirates, probably. The British East India Company's ship Benares was docked at Makassar, on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi. Its commander gave the order to set sail and hunt them down. Three days later, the crew still hadn't found any pirates. What they had actually
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