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The Daily Mail: Do you have lofty aspirations? Or perhaps you're nurturing a Rapunzel complex — perfect for these self-isolating times. Or maybe just the thought of owning your very own Grade I-listed, 175ft, eight-storey tower, complete with 400 stairs, a basement media room...
The Independent: A man has been arrested after a woman was stabbed in the face at a home in Liverpool, as local police warned of the heightened vulnerabilities of domestic abuse victims during the coronavirus lockdown. Officers from Merseyside Police were...
The Independent: A man shot dead in Belfast on Saturday was a suspect in the gruesome murder of a teenager in January, reports have alleged. The victim, named locally as Robbie Lawlor, 35, was shot at close range at a property in the Ardoyne area of Belfast shortly...
Arkansas Online: Like most travelers around the world, I've shifted into "armchair travel" mode for the time being. While stuck at home, I'm reflecting on my favorite memories of experiencing Europe's living traditions. While some of Europe's customs survive only as cliches or...
The Independent: More than 50 people have been intercepted trying to cross the English Channel. The 49 men and four women were discovered by BorderForce officials near Dover in the early hours of Saturday morning. The group – which was made up of Iranian, Iraqi, Kuwaiti,...
The Independent: A man has died after a shooting in Belfast, the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) has said. The killing happened at a property on EtnaDrive in the Ardoyne area of the city. A burned-out car was reportedly found close to the house. Download...
The Independent: Keir Starmer established himself as the clear frontrunner early on in the Labour leadership race, and his victory today is a vindication of his decision to present himself as the unity candidate appealing to all sides of a deeply fractured party. But his...
AOL: Biomedical scientists and NHS laboratory staff have expressed "frustration" at a lack of resources preventing them from carrying out larger numbers of tests for Covid-19. On Thursday, Health SecretaryMatt Hancock committed to raising testing numbers to...
The Independent: The UK can expect warm weather and sunny spells across most of the country for its second weekend in lockdown. Temperatures will reach as high as 20C in some areas, according to forecasters. “It is getting warmer and sunnier, particularly if you are in the...
AOL: The British government's worst case scenario envisages a coronavirus death toll of 50,000 if self isolation is not fully adhered to, but the United Kingdom is not right now on course for a toll of that scale, a source familiar with the government's emergency...