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Freed marine Alexander Blackman praises his 'wife in a million'

Sgt Alexander Blackman praises his wife for her role in his release from jail after a Taliban killing.

TED 2017: UK 'Iron Man' demonstrates flying suit

British inventor says the project is just a bit of fun and safer than a motorbike.

June Osborne announced as new Bishop of Llandaff

She has served as Dean of Salisbury for the past 13 years.

'Anomaly' blamed for £10k first class railway ticket

The ticket is for a journey between towns 64 miles apart making the trip cost £156 per mile.

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North Korea crisis: North in another 'failed' missile launch

Donald Trump says the latest North Korea test shows "disrespect" towards China and its president.

Brazil: Violence erupts in Rio after general strike

Buses and cars are set alight at the end of a day of protests against proposed pension reforms.

Trump executive order aims to allow Arctic drilling

The US president said he hoped the new order would create "thousands and thousands" of jobs.

German airlines drop safety rule prompted by Germanwings crash

The carriers scrap the two-person policy brought in after the 2015 Germanwings crash.