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Recession led to 260k extra cancer deaths, experts claim

Hundreds of thousands of cancer deaths around the world may have occurred as a result of the great recession of 2008, experts claim.

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Donald Trump needed 1,237 votes — he got 1,238

Donald Trump has reached the number of delegates needed to clinch the Republican nomination for president. His triumph completes an unlikely rise that has upended the political landscape and sets the stage for a bitter fall campaign.

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Self-harm ‘linked to future risk of suicide’

Self-harm among main warning signs, study of under-25s finds

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Battle for Johnny Depp’s $400m fortune as he splits from wife

The battle for actor Johnny Depp’s $400m fortune has commenced as he and his wife Amber Heard are divorcing after 15 months of marriage.

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Man on loo gets bitten on penis by 10ft python

A Thai man is recovering after a bloody encounter with a 10-foot python that slithered through the plumbing of his home and latched its jaws onto his penis as he was using a toilet.

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Islamic State using images of kittens and Nutella to lure recruits

IS is using kittens and Nutella to recruit vulnerable wannabe jihadis online.

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David Cameron woos young voters to Remain side

David Cameron has announced a drive to urge young people to register to vote in a clear sign of concern on the Remain side about a tight result in the referendum on Britain’s membership of the EU.

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Serial killer Joanna Dennehy loses damages claim

Serial killer Joanna Dennehy has lost her High Court claim that she is entitled to damages for human rights violations after being placed in solitary confinement in jail.

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20 bodies recovered as migrant boat sinks off Libya's coast

The EU Mediterranean rescue mission says it has located about 20 bodies in the seas off Libya’s coast after a migrant boat sank. 

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‘Saved by the Bell’ star Dustin Diamond back in jail

Saved by the Bell actor Dustin Diamond, 39, was yesterday back in jail in Wisconsin, accused of violating probation after being freed last month following a conviction over a stabbing.

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Debris may be from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

Three pieces of debris that washed ashore in Mozambique and Mauritius will be examined in Australia to see if they came from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

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Tear gas used in Paris protests against labour law reform

Riot police have used tear gas during violent clashes in central Paris to disperse crowds who attacked shops during a protest against a divisive labour law reform.

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QUIRKY WORLD ... Python, sex toy, headstone found in cars left for repair

A pet python, a sex toy, and a headstone are among the strangest items discovered in cars by a repair-and-servicing company.

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