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Ghislaine Maxwell: from high society to ‘hell-hole’ Brooklyn jail
Ghislaine Maxwell
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Ghislaine Maxwell: from high society to ‘hell-hole’ Brooklyn jail

British socialite has spent nearly a year in prison accused of enabling Jeffrey Epstein
28 Jun 2021
Carl Nassib comes out as gay: an NFL game changer
Las Vegas Raiders defensive end Carl Nassib
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Carl Nassib comes out as gay: an NFL game changer

His announcement is praised by the league, the Raiders and fellow pros 
22 Jun 2021
What happened to Madeleine McCann? A timeline of her case
Madeleine McCann
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What happened to Madeleine McCann? A timeline of her case

Prime suspect claims prosecutors have run ‘public campaign of prejudice’ against him
15 Jun 2021
What happened to Madeleine McCann? A timeline of her case
Madeleine McCann
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What happened to Madeleine McCann? A timeline of her case

Prime suspect claims prosecutors have run ‘public campaign of prejudice’ against him
15 Jun 2021
Dr Jill Biden: meet the ‘Philly girl’ first lady
Joe and Jill Biden exit on Air Force One after flying into RAF Mildenhall in Suffolk
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Dr Jill Biden: meet the ‘Philly girl’ first lady

The US president’s other half is also a community college teacher, cancer research campaigner and grandmother
10 Jun 2021
Queen Elizabeth and the US presidents - in pictures
Dwight D. Eisenhower and the Queen
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Queen Elizabeth and the US presidents - in pictures

A look back at previous royal rendezvous as Joe Biden gears up to visit Her Majesty next month
27 May 2021
‘Deceived and induced’: inquiry reveals how Martin Bashir landed Princess Diana interview
Princess Diana
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‘Deceived and induced’: inquiry reveals how Martin Bashir landed Princess Diana interview

BBC said to be facing its ‘phone hacking moment’ as Dyson report is published
20 May 2021
Blair’s hair: Brad Pitt or Gandalf?
Tony Blair
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Blair’s hair: Brad Pitt or Gandalf?

When the former prime minister appeared on ITV to discuss Scottish independence last week, all anybody wanted to talk about was his silver mane
7 May 2021
Laurence Fox to Count Binface: the most colourful London mayor candidates
Count Binface
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Laurence Fox to Count Binface: the most colourful London mayor candidates

Former Wall Street banker who drank his own urine is up against controversial actor and a bin
6 May 2021
The legacy of Bernie Madoff
Bernie Madoff
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The legacy of Bernie Madoff

The Wall Street swindler orchestrated the largest financial fraud yet seen. Were lessons learned?
23 Apr 2021
Why does Queen Elizabeth have two birthdays?
Queen Elizabeth II
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Why does Queen Elizabeth have two birthdays?

Muted private celebrations mark monarch’s 95th birthday today
21 Apr 2021
A guide to Burns Night
Robert Burns
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A guide to Burns Night

Scots will raise a glass to their national bard on 25 January - we look at his famous works
20 Jan 2021
Celebrities who died in 2020
Chadwick Boseman
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Celebrities who died in 2020

Chadwick Boseman, Jack Charlton and Eddie Van Halen are among the famous figures who have passed away this year
21 Dec 2020
Four things you may not know about John le Carre
John Le Carre attends a sreeening of Berlinale Special Series The Night Manager
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Four things you may not know about John le Carre

Famed espionage novelist dies from pneumonia at age of 89
14 Dec 2020
Maradona: ‘I did not cheat - it was cunning, craftiness’
Diego Maradona
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Maradona: ‘I did not cheat - it was cunning, craftiness’

World mourns the death of the Argentine football icon
26 Nov 2020
‘Sir’ Lewis hailed as Britain’s greatest ever sportsman
Lewis Hamilton won his seventh Formula 1 world title after victory at the Turkish GP
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‘Sir’ Lewis hailed as Britain’s greatest ever sportsman

There are calls for the seven-time F1 champion to be knighted after he equals Michael Schumacher’s title record
16 Nov 2020
12 things you didn’t know about Melania Trump
Melania and Donald Trump
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12 things you didn’t know about Melania Trump

First lady rumoured to be considering divorce
11 Nov 2020
Tao Geoghegan Hart: who is Britain’s new cycling star?
Ineos Grenadiers cyclist Tao Geoghegan Hart celebrates his win at the Giro d’Italia
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Tao Geoghegan Hart: who is Britain’s new cycling star?

The 25-year-old is hailed as the ‘real deal’ after winning the Giro d’Italia
27 Oct 2020
Naomi Osaka: a true champion for tennis and human rights
Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka poses with the US Open trophy
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Naomi Osaka: a true champion for tennis and human rights

Japanese star makes a huge statement with victory at the US Open
14 Sep 2020
Ronnie O’Sullivan: sixth world title for snooker’s rock star
Ronnie O’Sullivan
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Ronnie O’Sullivan: sixth world title for snooker’s rock star

The Rocket is now one behind Stephen Hendry’s record
17 Aug 2020
Who are the Illuminati - and what do they control?
Donald Trump is handed a mask during a factory visit
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Who are the Illuminati - and what do they control?

Doctor promoted by Donald Trump shared conspiracy theory linked to secretive global cabal
4 Aug 2020
Prince Philip: a lifetime of service in pictures
Queen coronation
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Prince Philip: a lifetime of service in pictures

The Duke of Edinburgh today marks his 99th birthday
10 Jun 2020
Who is Banksy?
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Who is Banksy?

Anonymous artist reveals artwork in support of Black Lives Matter
9 Jun 2020
Will Kim Yo Jong be North Korea’s next leader?
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Will Kim Yo Jong be North Korea’s next leader?

With reports Kim Jong Un is critically ill, speculation is mounting his sister could take over as head of the secretive state
23 Apr 2020
Dominic Raab: the new de facto leader’s credentials
Dominic Raab
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Dominic Raab: the new de facto leader’s credentials

Foreign Secretary is deputising for the Prime Minister with Boris Johnson in intensive care
7 Apr 2020
Coronavirus: how Royal Mail is changing its service
Royal Mail vans
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Coronavirus: how Royal Mail is changing its service

Postal service announces new opening hours and parcel collection system
6 Apr 2020
What’s on this weekend? From Calm with Horses to Rick Stein
calm with horses
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What’s on this weekend? From Calm with Horses to Rick Stein

Your guide to what’s worth seeing and reading this weekend
13 Mar 2020
Harvey Weinstein sentenced to 23 years in jail
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - FEBRUARY 24: Harvey Weinstein enters a Manhattan court house as a jury continues with deliberations in his trial on February 24, 2020 in New York City. On Friday the judg
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Harvey Weinstein sentenced to 23 years in jail

The producer is likely to spend his last years in prison, after receiving a longer-than-expected sentence
12 Mar 2020
Who will replace Daniel Craig as the next James Bond?
Daniel Craig
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Who will replace Daniel Craig as the next James Bond?

Actor’s final outing as 007 delayed by months due to coronavirus
11 Mar 2020
What is Hillary Clinton doing now?
Hillary Clinton talk
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What is Hillary Clinton doing now?

New docu-series on the former US presidential candidate will air in the UK in spring
9 Mar 2020
An afternoon with a mindful model and activist
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An afternoon with a mindful model and activist

4 Mar 2020
Why is Roger Stone’s sentencing so controversial?
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 20: Roger Stone, former adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump, with his wife Nydia arrives at E. Barrett Prettyman United States Courthouse on February 20, 2020 in
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Why is Roger Stone’s sentencing so controversial?

The sentence is lower than first proposed, but whether or not that’s Trump’s doing, his efforts to help his ally shocked his critics
21 Feb 2020
Brit Awards turns 40: the most memorable moments
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Brit Awards turns 40: the most memorable moments

From Madonna’s fall to Geri Halliwell’s dress, the Brits have always been spicy
18 Feb 2020
Caroline Flack: the repercussions
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Caroline Flack: the repercussions

Media and prosecutors criticised after ‘dogged’ pursuit of television presenter accused of domestic assault
17 Feb 2020
Who is Rishi Sunak and what sort of chancellor will he be?
Rishi Sunak
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Who is Rishi Sunak and what sort of chancellor will he be?

Sunak is a Conservative rising star, but No. 10 has neutered his high-profile new office
14 Feb 2020
Could Bernie Sanders become the next US president in 2020?
Bernie Sanders
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Could Bernie Sanders become the next US president in 2020?

Veteran socialist firebrand wins influential New Hampshire primary
12 Feb 2020
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