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The 600 greyhounds left behind in Macau

21 July 2018 - 3:22am
Macau’s controversial greyhound racetrack, the Canidrome Club, is shutting down.

UK Heatwave 2018: The winners and losers

21 July 2018 - 1:16am
There are, as with most things in life, pros and cons to the hot weather - here are some of the winners and losers of the season.

Sooty at 70: Magic, water pistols and enduring popularity

21 July 2018 - 1:14am
How a glove puppet went from Blackpool's North Pier to much-loved screen star.

Tour de France: How to cycle as fast as a pro

21 July 2018 - 1:02am
The professional cyclists tackling the Tour de France seem superhuman. But can ordinary riders learn a few lessons?

Who's had a week to forget, and a week to remember?

21 July 2018 - 12:45am
Why two billionaires, one keen new employee and a small European country had a memorable week.

The celebrities 'banned' from the prime minister's party

21 July 2018 - 12:36am
What an annotated guest list for a party at Number 10 reveals about Denis Thatcher.

Tactile paving: A visually impaired person's guide to the streets

21 July 2018 - 12:33am
You've probably seen tactile paving but may not know what it is. Amy Kavanagh is partially-sighted and gives us her guide.

'The screeching drill, the burnt flesh - my dental nightmare'

21 July 2018 - 12:30am
Eight years of dental pain and soaring bills set Natalia Guerrero thinking about the millions who need treatment but cannot pay for it.

Lovell lights: turning a telescope into an art installation

21 July 2018 - 12:18am
How the giant Lovell radio telescope at Jodrell Bank is transformed into a 3,200 tonne art installation.

Mourners to wear pink for Alesha farewell

21 July 2018 - 12:02am
The funeral for the six-year-old killed on the Isle of Bute will take place later in North Lanarkshire.

Mirjana Kika Milosevic: Make-up to turn herself invisible

21 July 2018 - 12:01am
Mirjana Kika Milosevic's had over 56 million YouTube views painting herself in different optical illusions.

The Papers: Britain's Brexit plan 'savaged by EU'

20 July 2018 - 11:29pm
PM Theresa May's plan for Brexit being criticised by the EU makes Saturday's front pages.

T20 Blast: Lancashire win Roses match and Ian Bell hits century for Bears

20 July 2018 - 11:05pm
Lancashire Lightning beat rivals Yorkshire Vikings by one run in the Roses match, while Ian Bell hits a first T20 Blast century.

Nine US 'duck boat' victims from the same family - governor

20 July 2018 - 10:36pm
Seventeen people were killed when an amphibious "duck boat" carrying tourists sank in stormy weather.

James Gunn: Guardians of the Galaxy director fired over offensive tweets

20 July 2018 - 10:19pm
James Gunn will not film the franchise's third instalment after offensive old tweets resurfaced.

Israel launches Gaza strikes as soldier dies from gunshot

20 July 2018 - 10:03pm
Israel's military kill four in a wave of attacks, as it suffers its first fatality in renewed clashes.

Smart meters to cut energy bills by just £11, say MPs

20 July 2018 - 9:53pm
MPs say smart meters will not deliver expected savings, while the roll-out programme will fail to meet its deadline

Mortgage misery: The homeowners facing repossession

20 July 2018 - 9:52pm
Excessive lending before the Financial Crisis has left many homeowners at risk of having their homes repossessed

Richarlison: Everton close to agreeing deal worth up to £50m for Watford forward

20 July 2018 - 9:43pm
Everton are close to signing Watford's Brazilian forward Richarlison in a deal that could eventually be worth £50m.

Rugby World Cup Sevens: England shocked by Ireland in San Francisco

20 July 2018 - 9:37pm
England women are knocked out of the main competition at the Rugby World Cup Sevens, losing 19-14 to Ireland in San Francisco.

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