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Teens in care 'abandoned to crime gangs'
Sun, 19 May 2019 23:40:03 GMT

Unregulated accommodation for children aged 16 and over has increased by 70% in a decade, Newsnight learns.

Google 'restricts Huawei's use of Android'
Sun, 19 May 2019 21:39:52 GMT

New Huawei smartphones will lose access to some of Google's programmes, Reuters news agency reports.

Staff shortages 'abusing good will of nurses'
Sun, 19 May 2019 23:49:15 GMT

The Royal College of Nursing wants tougher safe staffing rules as 40,000 posts are vacant.

Sheesiders: The 'ultimate girl group' for Middlesbrough
Sun, 19 May 2019 23:17:54 GMT

Two friends set up a "girl group" to save other women from "toxic friendships" and loneliness in Middlesbrough.

Vincent Lambert: Life support battle to end over tetraplegic
Sun, 19 May 2019 23:12:56 GMT

Vincent Lambert's case has been central to a national debate about artificial life support.

What's at stake in the EU elections
Sun, 19 May 2019 23:14:40 GMT

Europe is preparing for a key test of democracy with elections to the European parliament this week.

Manchester Airport: Flight cancellations and delays amid fuel problem
Sun, 19 May 2019 22:50:06 GMT

A "power issue" affects fuelling at Manchester Airport, causing delays and 87 flight cancellations.

Rail passengers lost 3.9m hours in 2018, Which? report says
Sun, 19 May 2019 23:02:38 GMT

About 80 trains a day were significantly late and another 660 trains per day were cancelled.

Brexit: New UK PM will not alter withdrawal deal - Coveney
Sun, 19 May 2019 22:01:10 GMT

Ireland's deputy prime minister says "the personality might change" but the Brexit deal will not.

MPs to debate immunity for Northern Ireland veterans
Mon, 20 May 2019 00:19:33 GMT

Tory MPs to call for action amid reports No 10 has blocked move to limit scope for prosecutions.

Austin Eubanks: Columbine school shooting survivor found dead
Sun, 19 May 2019 18:56:17 GMT

Austin Eubanks, who became an advocate for fighting addiction, died at his Colorado home aged 37.

Billionaire Robert F Smith to pay entire US class's student debt
Sun, 19 May 2019 19:50:48 GMT

A US billionaire shocks graduating students in Atlanta by promising to pay off their student loans.

Vandals trash Stamford model railway exhibition
Sun, 19 May 2019 14:53:07 GMT

Four youths are arrested and the club in Lincolnshire says a "hurricane would have done less damage".

Paper review: World Cup 'shame' and Prince Louis walks
Sun, 19 May 2019 23:37:59 GMT

Many of Monday's papers feature the royals, while a row has broken out over cannabis prescriptions.

Duchess of Cambridge shows off garden to her children
Mon, 20 May 2019 00:29:51 GMT

Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis enjoy playing at the Chelsea Flower Show.

How bald black women navigate sexual harassment
Sun, 19 May 2019 23:19:26 GMT

Visual artist Ruth Sutoye explores the experiences of bald black women – sexual harassment was a clear theme.

'Mini Monet' Kieron Williamson fulfils Venetian dream
Sun, 19 May 2019 23:11:15 GMT

The child art prodigy makes his first trip abroad as he follows in the footsteps of his favourite painters.

Four things to expect from the week ahead
Sun, 19 May 2019 23:16:22 GMT

Europe heads to the polls and the fate of the Iron Throne is finally decided.

Eurovision 2019: Madonna's performance gets mixed reviews
Sun, 19 May 2019 01:50:08 GMT

The singer manages to make a political statement at Eurovision while fans are mixed about her performance.

Eurovision 2019: The contest highlights from start to finish
Sun, 19 May 2019 00:48:12 GMT

The contest's highlights - from singing in the shower and bendy poles to the Netherlands' triumph.

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Sala father: 'My son was abandoned for fatal flight'
Sun, 19 May 2019 23:00:13 GMT

Family and friends of Emiliano Sala say they want someone to be held accountable for his death.

Chiari malformation: ‘I went from travel-obsessed to bedridden'
Sun, 19 May 2019 23:23:48 GMT

Hailey wanted to travel the world as a doctor, until a mystery condition left her shaking uncontrollably.

Is Russia trying to sway the European elections?
Sun, 19 May 2019 23:25:42 GMT

EU officials say Russian disinformation could help boost the vote for anti-EU parties. Is the threat being exaggerated?

European elections 2019: Views from centre of England
Mon, 20 May 2019 00:36:28 GMT

What do people living in Meriden think about the EU elections?

'The bullying got worse and worse and I snapped'
Sun, 19 May 2019 23:07:28 GMT

How a troubled childhood gave investor Guy Hands the drive to succeed in life.

Light and the circadian rhythm: The key to a good night's sleep?
Sat, 18 May 2019 23:40:51 GMT

Getting enough sleep is fundamental to our wellbeing, but one key factor is often overlooked.

Koepka recovers from wobble to defend US PGA Championship
Sun, 19 May 2019 23:49:34 GMT

Brooks Koepka holds off Dustin Johnson's challenge to defend his US PGA Championship and win a fourth major after a dramatic day at Bethpage Black.

England comfortably beat Pakistan to seal 4-0 ODI series win
Sun, 19 May 2019 17:49:30 GMT

England complete a 4-0 series victory over Pakistan with a 54-run victory at Headingley.

'We will be judged on whether we win Champions League' - Guardiola says Man City treble not enough
Sun, 19 May 2019 22:54:05 GMT

Manchester City will ultimately be judged on how they fare in Europe despite their historic treble, says manager Pep Guardiola.

England v Pakistan: Rashid, Buttler & Woakes star as Eoin Morgan's side secure 4-0 series win
Sun, 19 May 2019 18:58:50 GMT

Adil Rashid, Jos Buttler and Chris Woakes shine in the field as England wrap up a 4-0 one-day series win against Pakistan.

Fernando Alonso fails to qualify for Indianapolis 500
Sun, 19 May 2019 21:59:49 GMT

Fernando Alonso fails to qualify for the Indianapolis 500 after a humiliating return to America's biggest race for the McLaren team.

England captain Agbeze 'disappointed' and 'frustrated' by World Cup omission
Sun, 19 May 2019 16:14:39 GMT

Ama Agbeze says that her omission from England's Netball World Cup squad will not mark the end of her career.

Monger wins Pau GP for first victory since having legs amputated
Sun, 19 May 2019 19:24:11 GMT

British racing driver Billy Monger claims his first victory since having both legs amputated after a crash two years ago.

The politics of a kitchen photo-op: Can MPs avoid a roasting?
Tue, 14 May 2019 16:58:41 GMT

Housing Secretary James Brokenshire is facing a roasting after being pictured in front of his four ovens.

Prescribing deer dung and pigeon slippers
Thu, 16 May 2019 08:55:53 GMT

Cambridge historians are digitising some unusual medical records from the 17th Century.

M40 Lorry driver makes card payment on phone at wheel
Mon, 13 May 2019 00:45:43 GMT

The lorry driver was filmed by police as part of a crackdown on dangerous driving.

Jobby Crossan: Ban out of order, says ex-Man City man
Sun, 12 May 2019 12:03:58 GMT

John "Jobby" Crossan was given a lifetime ban after a split between him and his club, Derry City.

Councillor's colour-coded knitting shows 'men talk too much'
Thu, 16 May 2019 15:53:42 GMT

A Montreal councillor knits different colours as men and women speak, spinning a yarn on social media.

The rapes haunting a community that shuns the 21st Century
Thu, 16 May 2019 00:09:39 GMT

A group of men were jailed for attacking women and girls in an insular colony. Why do its leaders now want the men freed?

The hidden world of the doctors Cuba sends overseas
Tue, 14 May 2019 13:45:19 GMT

Thousands of Cuban doctors work in healthcare missions around the world. Some medics say conditions can be nightmarish.

2019 election: Why politics is toxic for Australia’s women
Thu, 16 May 2019 02:14:04 GMT

Women MPs say a culture change is badly needed to save parliament from sexism and falling diversity.

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