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Boxer Bradley Smith: 'How anxiety nearly ruined me'

Bradley Smith, 20, from St Ives, people should talk more about mental health.

Suicide pact trial: Natasha Gordon jailed over Rutland Water death

Natasha Gordon was described as a "suicide advocate" who encouraged a postman to end his life.

Toy dog on pole suggested as Cambridge public art

Adopting an unofficial piece of art featuring a stuffed dog could save a council's public art budget, a blogger suggests.

Pregnant pony killed by falling tree in Peterborough storm

The Shetland pony, which took part in the church Nativity was "loved by everyone", her owner says.

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Syria: Turkey war planes launch strikes on Afrin

Turkey launches air strikes on US-backed Kurds in Afrin, opening a new front in the Syrian conflict.

US shutdown: Trump and Democrats blame each other

Recriminations start after the US Senate fails to pass a new budget, leading to a shutdown of services.

Paul Bocuse: Top French chef dies at 91

He is said to have passed away in his famous three-Michelin-starred restaurant near Lyon.

Winter Olympics 2018: North Korea will send 22 athletes to Pyeongchang

North Korea will send 22 athletes to compete in three sports at the Winter Olympics in South Korea.