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Rape trial collapse and Worboys fury

Image caption Juries could be deterred from convicting people in future sexual assault trials as recent prosecution failings have undermined the public’s confidence, The Times reports. It comes after four recent trials have collapsed because of last-minute evidence disclosures. Image copyright Empics Image caption The Daily Mirror reports that potential victims of the black-cab rapist […]

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Dolores O'Riordan: Funeral arranged for next week

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Tests are being carried out to determine O’Riordan’s cause of death The funeral of The Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan will take place in Ireland next week. A private Requiem Mass will be said at the Church of St Ailbe in Ballybricken, Co Limerick, on Tuesday, followed by a burial […]

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Obese girl, 12, could be taken from mother's care

Image copyright Chris Radburn/PA Image caption A doctor said the girl’s BMI was at a “dangerously high level” An obese 12-year-old girl could be taken from her mother’s care after a doctor raised concerns about her health. The girl, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was found to have a “dangerously high” body mass […]