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Thirteen Russians and 'troll factory' charged with US election interference

Charges have been filed against 13 employees of a Russian troll factory which is accused of attempting to interfere with the 2016 presidential election.

Ex-soldier Karel Frybl who stabbed Scottish girlfriend 40 times in 'ferocious' killing is jailed for life

A former soldier has been found guilty of murdering his Scottish girlfriend in a knife attack in Lapland.

Deniz Yucel: Journalist freed after year in Turkish prison

A journalist held in a Turkish prison for a year without charge has been released pending a trial.

Winter Olympics: Fanatic supporters shower Japanese figure skater Yuzuru Hanyu with Winnie the Pooh bears

Fans of Japanese champion Yuzuru Hanyu chose to celebrate the figure skater's Winter Olympics opener in a unique way - by showering him with Winnie the Pooh bears.

Joanne Lee: Body of missing woman found dead in wardrobe in Dublin

The body of a woman who was reported missing by her family has been found in a wardrobe in Dublin.

Islamic State's former 'Prince of Police' in Raqqa warns terrorists planning new attacks

The man in front of us looked a very unlikely "Prince of Police" for the extremists known as Islamic State, but that is exactly who he said he was - and he had video to prove it.

Chinese New Year TV show sparks fury with blackface sketch

One of the most watched TV programmes on earth has been accused of racism after an actress used blackface to portray an African woman.

Why are white men more likely to carry out mass shootings?

After another mass shooting in a school, Americans are seeking to solve the problem of gun violence.

Oxfam sex scandal: Charity boss urges victims to come forward

Oxfam's most senior figure is urging victims of abuse to come forward as she promised "justice" and announced an independent commission to "root out" sex offenders.

Household items like perfume as bad as cars for pollution, scientists say

Chemicals in household products such as paint and perfume are now producing as much urban air pollution as motor vehicles, scientists have said.

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A661 crash near Stockeld Park between Harrogate and Wetherby

Shocking A661 photos revealed

Both drivers have been taken to hospital following collision between Harrogate and Wetherby.

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Otley Road in Skipton closed

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