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  • Theresa May to urge Nato to join global coalition fighting Isis

    Following the Nato summit, May will travel to Taormina in Sicily for the G7 meeting but is only intending to stay one day for discussions on counter-terrorism, Syria, North Korea, Russia, trade, the global economy and climate change, but missing ...

    The Guardian 1 year ago
  • Serena Williams joins board of SurveyMonkey

    Tennis star Serena Williams has 39 Grand Slam titles, four Olympic medals, major endorsement deals and her own line of clothing and accessories. But now she is embarking on a new mission: to help tech companies diversify their workforces and solve one ...

    Daily Mail 1 year ago
  • Greg Gianforte wins Montana special election

    Republican candidate Greg Gianforte used his victory speech after winning the Montana special election on Thursday to apologize for body-slamming a Guardian journalist the day before. Within minutes of being declared the winner, Gianforte appeared on ...

    Daily Mail 1 year ago
  • Sgt Pepper's 50th anniversary

    It's good for us to push technology and taste - we have all of the stuff they used plus anything else we want. We have the ability of hindsight too. We remixed 'A Day in the Life' seven times for Sgt. Pepper's actually; the mono is really good, the ...

    Independent 1 year ago
  • Mark Zuckerberg warns Harvard graduates machines will take their jobs

    “When our parents graduated, purpose reliably came from your job, your church, your community. But today, technology and automation are eliminating many jobs. Membership in communities is declining. Many people feel disconnected and depressed, and ...

    Independent 1 year ago
  • How Facebook's tentacles reach further than you think

    Share Lab uses flow charts and data analysis to map one of the greatest forces shaping our world - Facebook.

    BBC 1 year ago
  • NHS A&E units are 'stretched to their very limits'

    Only one in seven patients arriving at A&E with a risky condition is seen by a consultant doctor, a major audit has found. The Royal College of Emergency Medicine last night warned hospitals are 'stretched to their very limits' - with patient safety ...

    Daily Mail 1 year ago
  • Diesel pollution increases your risk of heart damage

    The researchers also found that people without a degree-level education are more at risk, possibly due to them living or working in worse conditions, or their knowledge and healthcare access being limited. Study author Dr Nay Aung, from Queen Mary ...

    Daily Mail 1 year ago
  • Century-old drug made a teenager say his first sentence

    Autism could be treated by a drug that has been around for more than 100 years, new research suggests. The drug, known as suramin, which was originally developed to treat sleeping sickness, produced dramatic results in young sufferers after just one dose.

    Daily Mail 1 year ago
  • Sleep deprivation can lead to the brain 'eating itself', says study

    When you feel particularly exhausted, it can definitely feel like you are also lacking in brain capacity. Now, a new study has suggested this could be because chronic sleep deprivation can actually cause the brain to eat itself. New research, conducted ...

    Independent 1 year ago
  • Why Greek mountain villagers have healthy hearts

    Scientists have pinpointed one reason why people living in isolated villages in Greece may enjoy long and healthy lives. They found a new genetic variant, common among villagers, which appears to protect the heart by lowering levels of "bad" fats and ...

    BBC 1 year ago
  • Twin Peaks season 3 premiere ratings shockingly low

    When Twin Peaks first aired on television screens, it was an unexpected hit with viewers and has since developed into something of a cult sensation. It would be entirely expected, then, that the show's return in 2017 would spark a similar frenzy ...

    Independent 1 year ago
  • Katie Hopkins sacked by LBC following Manchester attack 'final solution' comments

    The announcement comes shortly after Hopkins said that a "final solution" is needed following the Manchester terror attack that killed 22. A controversial tweet even by her standards, the since-deleted post appeared to call for genocide, her use of ...

    Independent 1 year ago
  • Father pens open letter to Ariana Grande telling her to 'stay strong' in wake of Manchester bombing

    A father of three has written a powerful open letter to Ariana Grande after she expressed her grief over the terror attack at Manchester Arena. 22 people, including seven children, died after suicide bomber Salman Abedi's device exploded in the foyer ...

    Independent 1 year ago
  • Katie Hopkins to leave LBC 'immediately'

    Broadcaster Katie Hopkins is to leave her show on LBC "immediately", the radio station has said. The presenter, who first rose to prominence as a contestant on The Apprentice in 2006, joined LBC last April. Hopkins is known for her controversial ...

    BBC 1 year ago
  • Bernardo Silva having Man City medical in £60m transfer

    Manchester City have agreed a club-record £60million deal with Monaco to sign playmaker Bernardo Silva. Silva is set to undergo a medical ahead of his imminent move on Friday after the midfielder flew into Manchester Airport on Thursday night.

    Daily Mail 1 year ago
  • Sir Alex Ferguson believes Manchester United's Europa League victory has given city a 'lift' after terror attack

    Sir Alex Ferguson believes Manchester United's Europa League triumph has lifted the city as it comes to terms with Monday's devastating terrorist attack that killed 22 people. The city has come together as one this week with United and City together ...

    Independent 1 year ago
  • Andy Murray struggling with illness again on eve of the French Open as nightmare 2017 continues

    Andy Murray faces a race against time to be fit for the French Open as he struggles with yet another illness. The Scot was absent from Great Britain's Davis Cup quarter-final against France with a flu-type virus in March, having missed all of February ...

    Independent 1 year ago
  • Nicky Hayden obituary

    Nicky Hayden celebrating victory in the 2006 MotoGP championship after the Valencia Grand Prix in Cheste, Spain, 2006. Photograph: Javier Soriano/AFP/Getty Images. MotoGP. Nicky Hayden obituary. Former MotoGP champion considered one of the great ...

    The Guardian 1 year ago
  • Man Utd transfer targets: Jose Mourinho wants three or four signings

    In December, BBC Sport was told the United manager felt he needed at least two more transfer windows to shape his squad. Mourinho decided not to buy in January, but since then Ibrahimovic and defender Marcos Rojo have suffered cruciate knee-ligament ...

    BBC 1 year ago