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German Police Seize Donald Trump Shaped Drugs Worth $46,000

Tuesday  11:13,   22 august 2017
Newsweek

Authorities found the stash of illegal drugs shaped like the president in the van of a 51-year-old man who was with his teenage son.The item branded with the Trump name and face? A humongous drug stash seized by German authorities on Saturday. Five[...]

Stamps celebrate 10 classic British children’s toys

Tuesday  10:21,   22 august 2017
Press Association

Some of the UK’s best-loved figures and accessories feature on the designs.Some of the UK’s best-loved figures and accessories, including the Sindy doll and Action Man, will feature on the designs in a nostalgic nod to a golden age in British toy[...]

Shetland ponies stabbed in 'barbaric' attack

Tuesday  09:50,   22 august 2017
Sky News

Nine Shetland ponies have been stabbed and slashed in a "barbaric" night-time attack - with one dying from a suspected heart attack. The rescue horses were targeted in a field near Preston, Lancashire.Their owner, Khrystinea Farnworth,[...]

Italy quake kills one and injures 25 on Ischia

Tuesday  09:32,   22 august 2017
Sky News

At least one person has died, and several are trapped under rubble after a 4.0 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Naples. Around 25 people are said to have been injured as they ran out onto the streets when the quake hit the Italian[...]

Italy quake kills one and injures 25 on Ischia

Tuesday  09:31,   22 august 2017
Sky News

At least one person has died, and several are trapped under rubble after a 4.0 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Naples. Around 25 people are said to have been injured as they ran out onto the streets when the quake hit the Italian[...]

Hunt for Madeleine McCann needs more cash

Tuesday  09:30,   22 august 2017
Sky News

<p>Detectives are struggling to resolve a final lead, which, if it fizzled out, could have brought the £11m Government-funded investigation to an end next month.</p>Detectives are struggling to resolve a final lead, which, if it fizzled out,[...]

Hunt for Madeleine McCann needs more cash

Tuesday  09:30,   22 august 2017
Sky News

<p>Detectives are struggling to resolve a final lead, which, if it fizzled out, could have brought the £11m Government-funded investigation to an end next month.</p>Detectives are struggling to resolve a final lead, which, if it fizzled out,[...]

Angry Trump Grilled His Generals About Troop Increase, Then Gave In

Tuesday  07:56,   22 august 2017
The New York Times

The president, who had called for American withdrawal from Afghanistan before he took office, in the end accepted a “big military” approach as the only viable option.“We’re losing,” the president declared, according to a person who was in the room.[...]

Angry Trump Grilled His Generals About Troop Increase, Then Gave In

Tuesday  07:55,   22 august 2017
The New York Times

The president, who had called for American withdrawal from Afghanistan before he took office, in the end accepted a “big military” approach as the only viable option.“We’re losing,” the president declared, according to a person who was in the room.[...]

Tiger Woods threatens nude photo hackers with legal action

Tuesday  07:55,   22 august 2017
FOX News

Tiger Woods is threatening to take a celebrity gossip website to court for leaking a nude photo of him online in a recent hack of several stars, including Woods’ ex-girlfriend Lindsey Vonn. The recovering golfer has hired a lawyer, according to a[...]

Tiger Woods threatens nude photo hackers with legal action

Tuesday  07:55,   22 august 2017
FOX News

Tiger Woods is threatening to take a celebrity gossip website to court for leaking a nude photo of him online in a recent hack of several stars, including Woods’ ex-girlfriend Lindsey Vonn. The recovering golfer has hired a lawyer, according to a[...]

Nuclear fallout 'similar to dinosaur extinction'

Tuesday  07:05,   22 august 2017
Sky News

A simulation of the aftermath of the asteroid strike that killed off the dinosaurs has been created - and could indicate the devastating effects of nuclear war. The event, which happened 66 million years ago, is known by scientists as the K-Pg[...]

Headless body found in search for journalist

Tuesday  06:05,   22 august 2017
Sky News

A woman's headless torso has been found by Danish police investigating the disappearance of a Swedish journalist. Kim Wall, 30, had been interviewing Danish inventor Peter Madsen on board his homemade submarine on 10 August but she failed to[...]

J&J Loses $417 Million Talc Verdict in First California Case

Tuesday  01:15,   22 august 2017
Bloomberg

Johnson &amp; Johnson was ordered by a Los Angeles jury to pay $417 million to a 62-year-old woman who blamed her ovarian cancer on the company’s talc, in the first California trial over the product. The jury found the parent company and its[...]

Eni Aluko accuses England Women boss Mark Sampson of 'racist' Ebola remark

Monday  23:50,   21 august 2017
Press Association

Eni Aluko has alleged England Women manager Mark Sampson told her to make sure her Nigerian relatives did not bring the Ebola virus to a game at Wembley. Striker Aluko last year made a series of allegations to the Football Association in a complaint [...]