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Winnie Mandela: Soweto send-off for anti-apartheid fighter

Winnie Mandela: Soweto send-off for anti-apartheid fighter

Thousands of mourners give the South African anti-apartheid campaigner a high-level send-off.

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Commonwealth Games: England beat Jamaica to reach final for first time

Commonwealth Games: England beat Jamaica to reach final for first time

England make history by reaching their first Commonwealth Games netball final with a dramatic comeback over Jamaica in the semi-finals.

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Trump lawyer Michael Cohen under criminal investigation

Trump lawyer Michael Cohen under criminal investigation

Prosecutors say they are targeting Michael Cohen’s business dealings, after a raid on his offices.

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Kenya elephant conservationist Daphne Sheldrick dies, aged 83

Kenya elephant conservationist Daphne Sheldrick dies, aged 83

Conservationist Daphne Sheldrick – famous for rearing orphaned baby elephants – dies of cancer.

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Report: Ex-FBI Deputy Director McCabe misled investigators

Report: Ex-FBI Deputy Director McCabe misled investigators

The watchdog report says Andrew McCabe “lacked candour” over his role in leaking details to US media.

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US and allies launch strikes on Syria chemical weapons sites

US and allies launch strikes on Syria chemical weapons sites

US, UK and France strike Syrian chemical weapons sites in biggest military action against President Assad so far.

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UK joins Syria air strikes in response to chemical attack

UK joins Syria air strikes in response to chemical attack

Prime Minister Theresa May said there was “no practicable alternative to the use of force”.

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Syria crisis: UN chief says Cold War is back

Syria crisis: UN chief says Cold War is back

At a bad-tempered meeting about Syria, Antonio Guterres warns of the dangers of escalation.

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Salisbury poisoning: Russia ‘targeted’ Yulia Skripal email

Salisbury poisoning: Russia ‘targeted’ Yulia Skripal email
The UK claims for the first time to have specific evidence the Russians were interested in the Skripals.

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Cliff Richard: BBC raid report ‘shocking and upsetting’

Cliff Richard: BBC raid report ‘shocking and upsetting’
High Court privacy case is told singer’s health suffered “mentally and physically”.

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