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Why US lags behind on graphic cigarette warnings

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 23:16
Shocking images on packages would be the first change since 1984 - other countries have gone much further.

Trump and Greenland: Other times the US bought territory

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 23:16
Donald Trump isn't the first US leader to seek expansion using taxpayer dollars. But did those deals work out?

Huddersfield sack head coach Siewert after one win in seven months

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 23:14
Huddersfield Town sack head coach Jan Siewert after just one win during his seven months in charge.

Labour promises to tackle 'retail apocalypse'

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 22:42
The party wants to give councils powers to fill empty shops to avert the creation of "ghost streets".

Jeffrey Epstein death ruled 'suicide by hanging'

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 22:11
The financier awaiting trial for sex trafficking killed himself in jail, says post-mortem in New York.

Stunning Aduriz goal sees Athletic Bilbao sink Barcelona

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 22:05
Champions Barcelona suffer defeat on the opening day of the La Liga season after a sublime winner by Aritz Aduriz hands Athletic Bilbao victory.

Hong Kong protests: 'We don't want to leave but may have no choice'

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 22:00
Months of political unrest in Hong Kong is prompting firms to question its appeal as a business hub.

Cavaleiro gives Fulham win at Huddersfield

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 21:53
A superb Ivan Cavaleiro goal gives Fulham victory at struggling Huddersfield to heap more pressure on Town boss Jan Siewert.

Hearts beat Motherwell to reach Scottish League Cup quarters

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 21:38
Hearts become the first team to reach the quarter-finals of this season's Scottish League Cup after surviving a second-half Motherwell rally.

PM's partner Carrie Symonds makes first speech since No 10 move

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 21:05
Boris Johnson's partner, who joined him in Downing Street in July, addresses a wildlife event.

What role will Carrie Symonds play in Downing Street?

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 20:29
Boris Johnson's partner is in No 10 - but will her role be different to previous PMs' spouses?

Liu Yifei: Mulan boycott urged after star backs HK police

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 20:00
Actress Liu Yifei reposted a comment supporting Hong Kong's police on social media platform Weibo.

Police officer on frontline life: 'I've been spat on, bitten and kicked'

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 19:31
A police officer talks about his experience on the frontline after a PC was killed in the line of duty.

Broad still hopeful of England victory at Lord's

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 19:01
England bowler Stuart Broad remains hopeful of an England win against Australia at Lord's, despite five sessions being lost to rain.

Lucas Fowler and Chynna Deese: The forgotten faces in Canadian 'fugitives' story

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 18:48
The families of Lucas Fowler, Chynna Deese, and Leonard Dyck left with questions as manhunt ends.

Ashes 2019: Rain stops England on day three of second Test at Lord's

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 18:02
Watch highlights from a truncated third day's play at Lord's as England take three wickets before rain halts play in the second Ashes Test at Lord's.

'Fake' Amazon ambassadors baited on Twitter

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 17:58
Amazon says its warehouse ambassadors are authentic, but critics accuse them of being "paid to lie".

Slipknot dethrone Ed Sheeran in UK album chart

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 17:55
The hard-rocking US band hit the top of the charts for the first time in 18 years.

Pryce Harper smashes match-winning home run as Philadelphia Phillies beat Chicago Cubs 7-5

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 17:54
Philadelphia's Bryce Harper hits a match-winning grand slam home run against the Chicago Cubs to overturn a 5-3 deficit in the bottom of the ninth innings.

Ken Clarke: I wouldn't rule out becoming prime minister

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 17:49
Ex-chancellor says he'd be willing to lead "a government of national unity" to prevent a no-deal Brexit.