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Angelina Jolie gene testing for all?

Image copyright Getty Images Testing all women for the “Angelina Jolie gene”, even if not considered at risk, would prevent cancers, save lives…

Chemistry ‘Van Gogh’ could help with cancer

Chemistry ‘Van Gogh’ could help with cancer

Image copyright ICR Image caption RNA polymerase III surrounding DNA “Incredible” images of DNA in action have been captured by scientists who will…

A&E safety risks in Wales ‘unacceptable’

A&E safety risks in Wales ‘unacceptable’

Image caption The assessment ward at Wales’ biggest A&E department in Cardiff – it was busy due to flu in the week after…

Fundraising page set up for disgraced liver surgeon

Fundraising page set up for disgraced liver surgeon

Image caption The former surgeon branded his initials into the livers of two patients A fundraising campaign has been launched in support of…

Health service ‘haemorrhaging’ nurses, figures reveal

Health service ‘haemorrhaging’ nurses, figures reveal

Image copyright Getty Images The NHS is “haemorrhaging” nurses with one in 10 leaving the NHS in England each year, figures show. More…

Cost legacy of decades-old NHS blunders begins to rise

Cost legacy of decades-old NHS blunders begins to rise

Image caption ‘Avoidable errors’ are still being made in maternity wards today, a charity has warned NHS medical blunders dating back more than…

Man ruptures throat by stifling a sneeze

Man ruptures throat by stifling a sneeze

Image copyright Getty Images Stifling a sneeze by clamping your nose and mouth shut can cause serious physical damage, doctors are warning. Medics…

FINANCE View all

Media captionPresident Macron: “I respect Brexit although I regret it” France and the UK have signed a treaty to speed up the processing of migrants in Calais, French…

Image copyright AFP French President Emmanuel Macron has arrived in the UK for a summit with Theresa May. It comes as as the UK announced an extra £44.5m…

Image copyright PA Image caption Karen Bradley, who was appointed last week, was joined by Irish deputy prime minister Simon Coveney A fresh round of talks aimed at…

Media captionNus Ghani was answering a question on access to train stations Nus Ghani has made history by becoming the first female Muslim minister to speak from the…

Image copyright Fine Architecture Image caption The bronze statue has already been created Margaret Thatcher looks set to lose out to two pioneering feminists in the battle to…

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Highways England is considering using private finance for the £1.3bn tunnel near Stonehenge Financing projects such as schools and hospitals privately costs…

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Turpin case: California couple deny torturing ‘shackled siblings’

Turpin case: California couple deny torturing ‘shackled siblings’

Media captionDavid Turpin (R) and his wife Louise Turpin (L) deny charges of torture The parents accused of holding their 13 children in shackles at a California home…

Shackled siblings: What we know about their lives

Punished and beaten frequently, the couple’s children hatched an escape plan. The parents deny the allegations against them, but investigators have discovered of a life of torture. This…

US government shutdown: House backs funding bill and sends it to Senate

US government shutdown: House backs funding bill and sends it to Senate

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption It is unclear if there are enough votes in the Senate to back this stopgap funding measure The House of Representatives has…

Fishermen escape crash by split-second

Share this with Facebook Twitter Google+ Email Copy this link Read more about sharing Close share panel Fishermen escape crash by split-second…

Apple and Google buses under fire in Silicon Valley

Apple and Google buses under fire in Silicon Valley

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Employees are gradually moving into Apple’s new “spaceship” headquarters Buses used to transport Apple employees to their offices have been attacked, with…

FOOTBALL View all

Newcastle United: Amanda Staveley still interested in takeover

Newcastle United: Amanda Staveley still interested in takeover

Mike Ashley took charge of the club in 2007 Businesswoman Amanda Staveley says she still wants to buy Newcastle United despite owner Mike Ashley ending…

Arsene Wenger ‘disrespectful’ over Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

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Troy Thomas is out as football coach at Crespi – Los Angeles Times

Troy Thomas is out as football coach at Crespi – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times Troy Thomas is out as football coach at CrespiLos Angeles TimesFive years after…

TECHNOLOGY View all

Nintendo Labo: The DIY cardboard accessory for Switch

Nintendo Labo: The DIY cardboard accessory for Switch

Image copyright Nintendo Nintendo has unveiled its latest release, and it’s a little less high-tech than…

TRAVEL View all

Temple to ancient Roman cult resurrected beneath London

Temple to ancient Roman cult resurrected beneath London

Nearly 2,000 years after the temple was frequented by the all-male members of an exclusive, enigmatic…

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Pope Francis arrives in crisis-hit Peru

Pope Francis arrives in crisis-hit Peru

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Pope Francis was greeted by thousands of people on the streets…