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Dolores O'Riordan: Police say death is not suspicious.

Tue 16 Jan 2018, 12:30 pm by papa_umau

The death of Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan is "not being treated as suspicious" by the Metropolitan Police

Police also confirmed a report was being compiled ready to hand to the coroner's office to investigate the cause of O'Riordan's death

The Irish musician, originally from Limerick, died in London suddenly yesterday, aged 46.

Read the full report on this incident from The BBC HERE






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MP heckled over weight and his Scottish accent.

Mon 15 Jan 2018, 11:21 am by papa_umau

New Scottish Labour MP Hugh Gaffney 'heckled by Tories over weight and accent'.

A Labour MP has claimed he was subjected to slurs over his weight and Scottish accent during Commons debates.

Hugh Gaffney, who was elected in June last year, said he had been "heckled something awful" by Tory MPs.

But the former postal worker said nothing would deter him from "standing up for workers and …

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Have a look at this beauty.

Fri 12 Jan 2018, 11:34 am by papa_umau

As The Green Car Report site recently reported we are finding more and more supercars having fully electric drive trains these days.

Have a look at this Chevy Corvette and see how the trends are going.

Blue Electric Chevy Corvette




I was shocked just how beautiful this electric car was.

The Green Car Reporter said:

The idea of an all-electric Corvette is either either a wonderful marriage …

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Police officer sacked 'for going for a kebab while on duty'.

Tue 09 Jan 2018, 12:00 pm by papa_umau

A police officer accused of going missing on duty and eating a kebab while his concerned colleagues searched for him has been sacked following a misconduct hearing.

Pc Richard Musgrave, 52, was dismissed without notice from Cambridgeshire Police.

A four-day misconduct hearing in Peterborough concluded that he had breached professional standards in respect of honesty and integrity, discreditable …

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Was 2017 the worst year for UK terrorism?

Mon 08 Jan 2018, 11:44 am by papa_umau

Was 2017 the worst year for UK terrorism?

A broad measure of counter-terrorism activity suggests that 2017 was indeed the most challenging year for the police and security services for decades.

The worst single year of The Troubles was 1972 in which 470 people died and almost 5,000 more people were injured.

The police also recorded 1,382 explosions and seized more than 180,000 rounds of …

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How did North Korea get nuclear weapons.

Tue 02 Jan 2018, 11:24 am by papa_umau

Why North Korea succeeded at getting nuclear weapons when Iraq and Libya failed.

North Korea was considered too poor, authoritarian and vulnerable to succeed with its nuclear and missile programs.

And yet Pyongyang has acquired advanced nuclear weapons capabilities and, at the end of November, tested an intercontinental ballistic missile.

Why has North Korea succeeded when other countries …

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Patient app 'saves thousands of nursing hours'.

Mon 01 Jan 2018, 11:57 am by papa_umau

Patient app 'saves thousands of nursing hours'

The woman behind the app says it has made things easier for nurses and helped them to quickly identify the sickest patients.

An app designed by Great Ormond Street Hospital staff that replaces the traditional clipboard at the end of patients' beds has saved thousands of nursing hours and been hailed as a pioneering use of technology.

Developed by …

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Five nanny-approved tricks to make your children eat.

Tue 26 Dec 2017, 11:30 am by papa_umau

5 nanny-approved tricks for getting picky toddlers to eat

Read them all from MSN News HERE



BrightHouse pays 14.8m in redress.

Tue 24 Oct 2017, 12:05 pm by papa_umau

BrightHouse rent-to-own firm pays 14.8m in redress

Rent-to-own retailer BrightHouse has been told to pay 14.8m to 249,000 customers by the financial regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

BrightHouse will compensate customers who had cancelled agreements after one downpayment but had not been refunded.

It will also make payments to those who signed up to lending agreements that …

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