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Heavy snow traps dozens of nuns in Alpine monastery

Dozens of Catholic nuns have been cut off from the world for days after heavy snowfall left them trapped in their Alpine monastery.

Silvio Berlusconi: Ex-Italian PM bounces back to run in EU Parliament elections

Silvio Berlusconi has thrown himself back into politics and will run in May's European Parliament elections after a court lifted a ban last year.

Donald Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani: 'We never said there was no collusion' with Russia

Donald Trump's lawyer claims he "never said there was no collusion" between Russia and members of the president's 2016 campaign.

Brexit: UK motorists wanting to drive in EU 'will need green card' if no-deal becomes reality

Millions of British motorists hoping to drive in the EU will need a "green card" to do so as the UK approaches the "increasingly possible" event of a "no-deal" Brexit, insurance firms have warned.

Man, 22, charged with stealing £5.6m worth of Swedish royal jewels

A man has been charged with stealing £5.6m of royal treasures from a cathedral in Sweden where they were on display.

Snoop Dogg invests in £2bn Swedish fintech company

US rapper Snoop Dogg has bought a stake in financial technology company Klarna Bank.

Man arrested over killing of Israeli student Aiia Maasarwe in Australia

A 20-year-old man has been arrested over the death of an Israeli student who was killed while walking home late at night this week in Australia.

US businessman Jason Spindler who survived 9/11 killed in Kenya terror attack

An American businessman who survived the 9/11 terror attacks in New York has been identified as one of those killed in a terror attack in Nairobi this week.

Facebook removes 364 pages linked to employees of Russian news agency

Facebook has removed 364 pages and accounts linked to employees of Russian news agency Sputnik from its platform.

End of Arabica? 60% of wild coffees 'face extinction'

At least 60% of wild coffees are threatened with extinction due to loss of forests and climate change, scientists have warned.

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Lorry stuck under Skipton bridge

It happened on Carleton Road earlier today.

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Severe weather warning for North Yorkshire

The Met Office has warned of ice overnight.

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