Labour attacks Brexit date 'gimmick' as MPs begin scrutiny

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Several Tory MPs have joined Labour in demanding Theresa May withdraw a key Brexit legislation amendment to set the exact time of EU departure in law. Ministers say being “crystal... Read More

YouTube star Casey Neistat attacks video site's leaders

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One of YouTube’s most influential vloggers has attacked the service’s leaders, claiming they are failing many of their most popular video creators. Specifically, Casey Neistat criticised the way the platform... Read More

'Instant' blood test for heart attacks

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A blood test that could rule out a heart attack in under 20 minutes should be used routinely, say UK researchers. A team from King’s College London have tested it... Read More

New antibody attacks 99% of HIV strains

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Scientists have engineered an antibody that attacks 99% of HIV strains and can prevent infection in primates. It is built to attack three critical parts of the virus – making... Read More

NHS warns on social media trolls during terror attacks

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Guidelines to staff, terror attack victims and their families to warn them about the risks of using socal media have been issued by NHS England. The guide cautions that internet... Read More

'Dolphin' attacks fool Amazon, Google voice assistants

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Voice-controlled assistants by Amazon, Apple and Google could be hijacked by ultrasonic audio commands that humans cannot hear, research suggests. Two teams said the assistants responded to commands broadcast at... Read More

Acid attacks: NHS offers public advice on how to respond

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The NHS and burns specialists are giving official advice to the public on how to provide first aid after an acid attack. While still rare, the number of attacks using... Read More

Barcelona and Cambrils attacks: Hunt for suspect in Spain

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A massive manhunt is under way in Spain for the man suspected of killing 13 people and injuring scores on Barcelona’s Las Ramblas on Thursday. Spanish media named the man... Read More

London acid attacks: Two teenagers arrested

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Two teenagers have been arrested after acid was thrown in people’s faces in five attacks over one night in London. Two moped riders... Read More

Tech boss attacks 'whiners' in angry email

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The co-founder of a Silicon Valley investment firm said it is “not my job to make you all feel good” in a long email to staff and investors. Jonathan Teo... Read More