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Thomas Cook blames heatwave for profit warning

5 hours 39 min ago
The travel firm's shares plummet 25% after it says the heatwave meant customers stayed home to enjoy the sun.

NFL: Efe Obada makes dream start to NFL career with Carolina Panthers

5 hours 45 min ago
Briton Efe Obada makes a dream start to his NFL playing career in his first game for the Carolina Panthers, who beat the Cincinnati Bengals 31-21.

Man Utd need to 'attack, attack, attack' at home says Paul Pogba after Wolves draw

6 hours 13 min ago
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba says he wants the team to be able to "attack, attack, attack" when they play at home.

A party divided: Where next for Labour?

6 hours 37 min ago
The Victoria Derbyshire programme hears from people at the heart of the party.

Laver Cup: Roger Federer and Alexander Zverev win as Team Europe retain title

6 hours 46 min ago
Alexander Zverev beats Kevin Anderson as Team Europe complete victory over Team World on the final day of the Laver Cup in Chicago.

Women seeking sperm donor online harassed

7 hours 13 min ago
One woman says a potential donor turned out to be married and had undergone a vasectomy.

News Daily: Labour Brexit vote and US judge accused again

7 hours 51 min ago
Your morning briefing for Monday 24 September 2018.

Ricardo Quaresma, Lionel Messi, Benjamin Pavard & Denis Cheryshev up for Fifa Puskas award

8 hours 14 min ago
Watch the goals from Ricardo Quaresma, Lionel Messi, Benjamin Pavard and Denis Cheryshev that are up for the Puskas award at the Best Fifa Football Awards 2018.

Mid-Autumn mooncakes: Tasty treats and fancy packaging

8 hours 49 min ago
Chinese people around the globe are celebrating the Mid-Autumn festival, with mooncakes centre stage.

Labour conference: John McDonnell unveils shares plan for workers

9 hours 19 min ago
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell says he would force all large firms to share ownership with staff.

Buckingham Palace: Man released over 'Taser' keyring error

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 10:58pm
A man from the Netherlands is released by police who say he posed no threat after a genuine error.

Brett Kavanaugh: Second allegation made against court nominee

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 10:47pm
A former Yale classmate of US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh accuses him of sexual misconduct.

Contaminated blood scandal inquiry is 'too little, too late'

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 10:39pm
Barbara's husband was a victim of the contaminated blood scandal that left nearly 3,000 people dead.

US-China trade: US set to impose biggest round of tariffs yet

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 10:38pm
About half of all Chinese products entering the US will be subject to the new duties after this round.

Bodyguard: The critics' verdicts on BBC show's finale

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 9:58pm
A spoiler-free round up of reaction to the conclusion of BBC One's hit drama.

Brexit: Labour conference vote wording agreed

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 9:36pm
The motion proposes "all options" - including campaigning for a fresh referendum - remain on the table.

Esports degree: 'I won't spend three years playing games'

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 9:35pm
Why would someone spend nearly £10,000 a year to study for an esports degree?

The UK's most ambitious children

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 8:43pm
The jobs that youngsters want to do when they grow up reveal some striking differences.

Contaminated blood scandal: Inquiry 'must uncover truth'

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 8:32pm
A public inquiry into a contaminated blood scandal that left nearly 3,000 people dead is due to begin.

The Aquarius: Migrant rescue ship has registration revoked

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 8:28pm
The move puts doubt on the future of the Aquarius, the last private rescue ship in the Mediterranean.


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