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A VERY profitable friendship
A VERY profitable friendship

Dr Andrea McFarlane, who practiced in Retford, Nottinghamshire, bombarded Mavis Barsby with flowers, letters and poems referring to her as 'my darling angel'.

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Border Wall, Illinois, Colin Kaepernick: Your Friday Evening Briefing
Border Wall, Illinois, Colin Kaepernick: Your Friday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

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Tory Remainers warn party is being infiltrated by 'purple Momentum'
Tory Remainers warn party is being infiltrated by 'purple Momentum'

Former minister Anna Soubry (pictured) said a ‘purple Momentum’ was gaining control of some local Conservative associations and leaving their sitting MPs facing the threat of deselection.

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Ryan Adams dropped by sponsors, taken off radio, and upcoming album release is canceled
Ryan Adams dropped by sponsors, taken off radio, and upcoming album release is canceled

The singer has been dropped by three major sponsors, had his upcoming album release canceled and been quickly dropped from the airwaves as radio stations remove his songs.

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Why most new knees and hips will last up to 25 years
Why most new knees and hips will last up to 25 years

The majority of hip and knee replacements now last for up to 25 years in patients, far longer than they were expected to last, a major new NHS study has found.

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NRL Indigenous All-Stars refuse to sing Australian national anthem
NRL Indigenous All-Stars refuse to sing Australian national anthem

Controversy has raged after more than half the Indigenous team refused to sing as Australia's national anthem played in the lead up to the NRL All Stars game.

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Jennifer Aniston and Courteney Cox's private jet birthday trip to Mexico makes emergency landing
Jennifer Aniston and Courteney Cox's private jet birthday trip to Mexico makes emergency landing

Jennifer Aniston and her Friends co-star Courteney Cox were jet-setting to Mexico for a birthday trip but were forced to make an emergency landing on Friday at Ontario International Airport.

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Illinois warehouse shooting leaves six dead including gunman Gary Martin
Illinois warehouse shooting leaves six dead including gunman Gary Martin

Law enforcement sources told the Chicago Tribune that the person killed was the suspected gunman who was apprehended around an hour after opening fire at the Henry Pratt warehouse in Aurora.

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Can France Ever Leave Africa? Airstrikes in Chad Raise an Old Question
Can France Ever Leave Africa? Airstrikes in Chad Raise an Old Question

Puzzled analysts and members of Parliament wonder why France is again propping up an ironhanded African dictator.

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U.S. and Canada Warn Against Travel to Haiti as Violent Protests Continue
U.S. and Canada Warn Against Travel to Haiti as Violent Protests Continue

President Jovenal Moïse of Haiti has refused to bow to widespread demonstrations calling for his resignation.

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