Two Everton fans suffer minor facial injuries in an attack by 50 Lille supporters armed with metal chairs in a bar ahead of Thursday’s Europa League match.
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This midterm election matters. But until we demand better from our politicians, they’ll keep pretending that nothing serious is at stake.
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How much will politicians spend to save the NHS?
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Canadian officials were quick to finger ISIS in this week’s attacks on government targets. But it’s still not clear whether or not the killers were part of a larger jihadist web.
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The number of young people unemployed in Scotland is at its lowest level for six years, according to official data.
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With 4,100 students in seven schools across the state, the Young Women’s Preparatory Network — a beneficiary of Women in the World Texas — is demonstrating the effectiveness of single sex education.
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Annie Lennox is back with ‘Nostalgia.’ While the musician adores Beyoncé, she doesn’t like how the word ‘feminism’ is being thrown around. Twerking is demeaning, she says.
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A porn star is filming a reality show in which she travels across England picking up random locals for sex in the back of a van. Local politicians are furious.
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President Obama has weighed the options and concluded America does more harm than good when it sets out to topple regimes. OK. But don’t pretend that’s the CIA’s fault.
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Life expectancy in Scotland increases, but there are still wide variations across the nation, according to official figures.
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The latest findings from our nation’s top intelligence and black ops agency: our black ops have historically been pretty fucking worthless. Read more…
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Next year’s Celtic Connections will honour the work of pioneering musician Martyn Bennett on its opening night, organisers confirm.
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Loneliness is more associated with men because a lot of men cannot talk about it, according to the chief executive of The International Longevity Centre.
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City officials said ‘Chubby’ Campanella wasn’t prominent or heroic enough to get a street named after him. But his daughter Maria, whom he taught the ice cream business, didn’t give up.
Continue reading How the Ice Cream Girl Beat City Hall
Income tax is likely to fall short of the government’s target for this financial year despite record employment, the Office for Budget Responsibility warns.
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While official reaction was overwhelmingly positive, on Facebook and especially Twitter, Pakistan’s middle class dredges up old conspiracy theories.
Continue reading Lots of Pakistanis Hate This Peace Prize
The gap between the amount the UK imports and the amount it exports narrowed significantly in August, the latest official figures show.
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The number of overseas visitors to Scotland rose in the year to the end of June despite an overall dip in tourism, official figures show.
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