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Diana super-fan with mass of memorabilia for show mourns ‘greatest ambassador’

Wednesday  12:21,   23 august 2017
Press Association

Jo Dobson has amassed hundreds of plates, portraits, trinkets and pictures of Diana, filling her home in Hucclecote, Gloucester. 20 years on from Diana's death: Pictures, memories and more on the People's PrincessTo mark the milestone 20th[...]

Torso found in Copenhagen waters is missing journalist from submarine, Danish police say

Wednesday  09:31,   23 august 2017
Reuters

Danish police on Wednesday identified a headless female torso found in the Copenhagen waterside as that of Swedish journalist Kim Wall, who police believe was killed on a home-made submarine. "DNA match between torso and Kim Wall," the police said[...]

Torso found in Copenhagen waters is missing journalist from submarine, Danish police say

Wednesday  09:30,   23 august 2017
Reuters

Danish police on Wednesday identified a headless female torso found in the Copenhagen waterside as that of Swedish journalist Kim Wall, who police believe was killed on a home-made submarine. "DNA match between torso and Kim Wall," the police said[...]

Sacco and Vanzetti Were Executed 90 Years Ago. Their Deaths Made History

Wednesday  09:30,   23 august 2017
Time

Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti weren’t famous during most of their lives. They were, respectively, a shoemaker and a fish peddler. Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti weren’t famous during most of their lives. They were,[...]

Sacco and Vanzetti Were Executed 90 Years Ago. Their Deaths Made History

Wednesday  09:30,   23 august 2017
Time

Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti weren’t famous during most of their lives. They were, respectively, a shoemaker and a fish peddler. Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti weren’t famous during most of their lives. They were,[...]

800-year-old coffin damaged after child put in it for photograph

Wednesday  09:30,   23 august 2017
Press Association

Part of the coffin, which was already in three pieces, fell from its stand and a chunk came off it. The people who caused the accidental damage were caught on CCTV at Prittlewell Priory Museum in Southend, Essex, but fled without reporting it. The[...]

800-year-old coffin damaged after child put in it for photograph

Wednesday  09:30,   23 august 2017
Press Association

Part of the coffin, which was already in three pieces, fell from its stand and a chunk came off it. The people who caused the accidental damage were caught on CCTV at Prittlewell Priory Museum in Southend, Essex, but fled without reporting it. The[...]

Melania Trump thanks Chelsea Clinton for defending Barron

Wednesday  08:15,   23 august 2017
The Hill

First Lady Melania Trump thanked Chelsea Clinton on Tuesday after the former first daughter launched a plea to the media to keep her son Barron out of negative coverage. "Thank you Chelsea Clinton - so important to support all of our[...]

Melania Trump thanks Chelsea Clinton for defending Barron

Wednesday  08:15,   23 august 2017
The Hill

First Lady Melania Trump thanked Chelsea Clinton on Tuesday after the former first daughter launched a plea to the media to keep her son Barron out of negative coverage. "Thank you Chelsea Clinton - so important to support all of our[...]

Restoration of Clandon Park causes controversy

Wednesday  07:40,   23 august 2017
Sky News

When Clandon Park was gutted by fire in April 2015 hundreds of years of history, artworks, tapestries and artefacts were lost forever. With little more left than just the charred walls of the building the National Trust, which has owned the Surrey[...]

Restoration of Clandon Park causes controversy

Wednesday  07:40,   23 august 2017
Sky News

When Clandon Park was gutted by fire in April 2015 hundreds of years of history, artworks, tapestries and artefacts were lost forever. With little more left than just the charred walls of the building the National Trust, which has owned the Surrey[...]

Restoration of Clandon Park causes controversy

Wednesday  07:40,   23 august 2017
Sky News

When Clandon Park was gutted by fire in April 2015 hundreds of years of history, artworks, tapestries and artefacts were lost forever. With little more left than just the charred walls of the building the National Trust, which has owned the Surrey[...]

Teen arrested for doing Macarena on Saudi street

Wednesday  05:35,   23 august 2017
MSN

The teenager is being accused of "improper public behaviour".A teenager who was filmed dancing the Macarena in a Saudi Arabian street has been[...]

Three sets of twins in once class as 2200 new primary ones start school

Wednesday  04:50,   23 august 2017
MSN

Springfield Primary in Linlithgow welcomed three sets of twins and four boys with the same name. Alice King and Matthew King (4), Carys O’Neill and Seth O’Neill (4) and Euan Blake and Thomas Blake (5), all joined the school this week, along with[...]

Missing reporter: Torso 'deliberately' mutilated

Wednesday  02:30,   23 august 2017
Sky News

Danish police have said the headless torso of a woman found floating in waters south of Copenhagen had been deliberately mutilated. Officers are searching for Swedish journalist Kim Wall, who has not been seen since she was spotted on a 60ft[...]