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David Bowie’s classic Glastonbury 2000 set – follow it live! | Music

The more I watch this, the more I find myself thinking this must be the same year that Nine Inch Nails played Glastonbury. I remember being distraught when after all of maybe two songs, one of which was (to borrow a phrase from the Bowie coverage) a magnificently sleazy ‘Reptile’, the TV footage cut away […]

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Beijing to set up new security office in Hong Kong

Image copyright EPA Image caption Pro-democracy activists fear Beijing’s law will undermine Hong Kong’s freedoms China’s new security law for Hong Kong envisages setting up an office in the territory to gather intelligence and handle crimes against national security, state media say. The new security law will also override any local laws that conflict with […]

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Trump Floats Conspiracy That 75-Year-Old Buffalo Protester Pushed By Police Was ‘A Set Up’

President Donald Trump dangerously suggested with no evidence whatsoever that a 75-year-old protester shoved by police in Buffalo, New York, last week could be “a set up” by “an ANTIFA provocateur.” “Buffalo protester shoved by Police could be an ANTIFA provocateur. 75 year old Martin Gugino was pushed away after appearing to scan police communications […]

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EastEnders’ new £87m set almost complete as Polish deli is added to reflect modern London

EastEnders’ brand new £87million set appears to almost be complete as aerial photos show workers putting the finishing touches to the buildings. The Queen Vic looks better than ever as it stands tall and centre in the new Borehamwood set. As the frontage of the shops is added, it is apparent that additional businesses have […]

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Plans for ‘phased’ reopening of schools in Wales set to be announced

The latest headlines in your inbox twice a day Monday – Friday plus breaking news updates Plans for the phased return to school for children in Wales are due to be announced by the Welsh Government. Education minister Kirsty Williams will set out the five key principles which will determine how pupils will go back […]

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Maple Leafs set team goal-scoring road record in win over Stars

DALLAS — The four-score Maple Leafs love being on the road again more than Willie Nelson. With the kind of offensive fireworks that contravene traditional caution in away games, they’ve now set a club record with eight straight road contests with at least four goals, excluding shootouts. They beat the Dallas, the NHL’s stingiest goals-against […]

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Democrats Set To Continue Their Case For Removing Trump From Office : NPR

An artist sketch depicts impeachment manager Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., presenting an argument in the impeachment trial of President Trump in the Senate chamber on Wednesday. Schiff and the other managers will continue their opening arguments on Thursday. Dana Verkouteren via AP hide caption toggle caption Dana Verkouteren via AP An artist sketch depicts impeachment […]

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Volkswagen set to propose plea deal on environment charges in Ontario court

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted December 13, 2019 9:46 am Updated December 13, 2019 9:48 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Lawyers for German auto giant Volkswagen are set to propose a plea deal in an Ontario court today on allegations […]

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UK weather: Met Office issues warning over 70mph gales set to batter Britain

The Met Office has issued a ‘danger to life’ wind warning for parts of Britain which are bracing for 70mph gales and massive waves. Severe weather is expected to batter coastal areas in western England and Wales for about 18 hours from Sunday at 3pm. The yellow warning for wind has been issued for an […]

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