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Shackled children found in Perris, California home

January 15, 2018 8:50 pm0 comments
Shackled children found in Perris, California home

Two parents have been arrested in California after police found 13 people allegedly being held captive at their home, including some “shackled to their beds with chains and padlocks”. David Allen Turpin, 57, and Louise Anna Turpin, 49, were held on charges of torture and child endangerment. The 13 people […]

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Is cricket the hardest sport to win away from home?

January 10, 2018 11:40 am0 comments
Is cricket the hardest sport to win away from home?

“Attendances in Test cricket are going down because you know who is going to win before you turn up. There has to be jeopardy as to who wins the game. I’m a Newcastle fan and I turn up genuinely thinking they have a chance of winning every single game in […]

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When being treated for an eating disorder treatment means leaving home

December 20, 2017 10:18 am0 comments
When being treated for an eating disorder treatment means leaving home

Media playback is unsupported on your device Struggling with an eating disorder is hard enough at the best of times – but if you live in Northern Ireland and need intensive hospital treatment, you face being separated from friends and family in order to travel hundreds of miles for the […]

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Oscars 2018: Who could be taking home the main awards?

December 4, 2017 5:59 pm0 comments
Oscars 2018: Who could be taking home the main awards?

The Oscars are now 90 days away, and as the final three months of awards season approaches things seem markedly different to last year. At this point in 2016, the best film race was widely thought to be pretty much over, with La La Land certain to take home the […]

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Autism concern over home schooling rise in Wales

November 17, 2017 2:36 pm0 comments
Autism concern over home schooling rise in Wales

The number of pupils being taken out of school to be taught at home has doubled in four years – with many of them believed to be autistic. Some 1,906 pupils were removed in 2016-17, up from 864 in 2013-14, according to council data. National Autistic Society Cymru said many […]

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Women in Scotland allowed abortion pill at home

October 26, 2017 2:36 pm0 comments
Women in Scotland allowed abortion pill at home

Women in Scotland are the first in the UK to be allowed to take the abortion pill at home. Scotland’s Chief Medical Officer has written to all health boards to say the drug misoprostol can be taken by women outside of a clinical setting. The change brings Scotland in line […]

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Marilyn Manson recuperating at home after stage accident

October 2, 2017 2:52 am0 comments
Marilyn Manson recuperating at home after stage accident

Media playback is unsupported on your device Rock star Marilyn Manson is recuperating at home after a stage accident in which he was crushed by a prop, his spokesman has told the BBC. The prop – apparently two large guns held together with metal scaffolding – fell as he was […]

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Celtic suffer worst ever home loss in Europe as PSG score five

September 13, 2017 12:23 am0 comments
Celtic suffer worst ever home loss in Europe as PSG score five

Celtic sustained their heaviest ever home European defeat as Neymar led the way for Paris St-Germain in the Champions League group-stage opener. The world’s most expensive player coolly finished and then had a hand in PSG’s second, which was finished emphatically by Kylian Mbappe. Edinson Cavani converted a penalty for […]

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Samsung working on home smart speaker

August 24, 2017 10:14 am0 comments
Samsung working on home smart speaker

Samsung has confirmed it is developing its own voice-controlled “smart speaker” for the home, to rival devices by Amazon and Google. DJ Koh, head of Samsung’s mobile division, told CNBC News: “I am already working on it.” The company already has a voice-controlled assistant called Bixby on some of its […]

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Tuilagi & Solomona sent home from England camp

August 7, 2017 6:47 am0 comments
Tuilagi & Solomona sent home from England camp

England players Manu Tuilagi and Denny Solomona have been sent home from a training camp over “team culture issues”, says the Rugby Football Union. The RFU did not comment further but the issue is thought to be alcohol-related. The pair, who trained on Saturday and Sunday, are understood to have […]

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