FBI director responds to a Justice Department report on the Clinton email investigation

After the release of a Justice Department report on the Clinton email investigation, FBI Director Christopher Wray defended the organization, saying there is nothing in the report that impugns the organization as a whole.

  • M40 crash: Driver who towed caravan wrong way on motorway 'involved in accident days before'
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    M40 crash: Driver who towed caravan wrong way on motorway 'involved in accident days before'

    The car that was involved in a fatal crash when it was driven the wrong way down the M40 motorway was involved in another collision five days earlier, police said. Three people were killed in the incident, which was captured on another vehicle's dashcam near Watlington, in south Oxfordshire. Witnesses claimed the Subaru Forester, which was towing the caravan, was driving at up to 60mph along the motorway's northbound carriageway on 15 October.

  • The Countess of Wessex stepped out in boots just like Kate Middleton's favourite pair
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    The Countess of Wessex stepped out in boots just like Kate Middleton's favourite pair

    The Countess of Wessex is constantly on the go! Fresh from her appearance in Manchester on Wednesday, the wife of Prince Edward headed to Sandhurst where she watched armed forces compete for the Wessex cup. With minimal makeup and her hair tied back, she looked fresh and ready for an action-packed afternoon. Gone was her chic go-to look of bold dress coats by Prada and fancy frocks by Emilia Wickstead and Victoria Beckham, and in its place was a super casual camouflage jacket and khaki jeans.

  • Holly Willoughby SCREAMS at toy spider and Georgia Toffolo’s head as she takes on terrifying Bushtucker Trial
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    Holly Willoughby SCREAMS at toy spider and Georgia Toffolo’s head as she takes on terrifying Bushtucker Trial

    Holly Willoughby fought back tears as she took on a Bushtucker Trial in preparation for her stint on I’m A Celebrity. Willoughby, 37, is stepping in to present the jungle reality show with Declan Donnelly after Ant McPartlin announced he is taking a break from TV.

  • Love Island's Dr Alex reacts to Sam & Georgia backlash
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    Love Island's Dr Alex reacts to Sam & Georgia backlash

    First comes the shade, and then the response.

  • Brexit's 'doom loop': the 'blood red lines' that drive May's DUP allies
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    Brexit's 'doom loop': the 'blood red lines' that drive May's DUP allies

    The DUP was the only major Northern Ireland party to campaign for Brexit in the 2016 referendum. When the Democratic Unionist party this week threatened to paralyse the government’s domestic agenda over Brexit, some Conservatives felt enough was enough and it was time to call the DUP’s bluff. Who exactly are these Northern Ireland unionists that prop up – and menace – Theresa May’s government?

  • Emmerdale spoilers: Ross Barton's exit revealed as he plans to take this person with him?
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    Emmerdale spoilers: Ross Barton's exit revealed as he plans to take this person with him?

    Emmerdale fans have been anticipating Ross Barton's exit storyline for the past few months, when actor Michael Parr revealed his plans to quit the ITV soap earlier in the year. Elsewhere, Chas and Paddy struggle as they say a heartbreaking goodbye to their baby daughter Grace at her funeral, while Bernice's affair is threatened to be exposed when she is confronted by Kerry. Ross then suggests that they leave Emmerdale and make a fresh start.

  • Car maintenance: Common fuel issues - Honest John answers your questions
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    Car maintenance: Common fuel issues - Honest John answers your questions

    Honest John has been the resident “agony uncle” at The Daily Telegraph for more than 20 years, responding to readers’ car-related queries with his trademark blend of experience, authority and, sometimes, bluntness.

  • 'Strictly': Seann and Katya have ANOTHER awkward TV interview together
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    'Strictly': Seann and Katya have ANOTHER awkward TV interview together

    Strictly's Seann Walsh and Katya Jones have ANOTHER awkward moment together.

  • The Walking Dead season 9: Andrew Lincoln's Rick Grimes is leaving sooner than expected
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    The Walking Dead season 9: Andrew Lincoln's Rick Grimes is leaving sooner than expected

    The synopses for the next five episodes of The Walking Dead have been released – and it seems Andrew Lincoln is leaving the show sooner than expected. Which episode exactly will mark the departure of Rick Grimes remains to be seen, but AMC’s decision to release a synopsis for every episode bar the ninth season’s sixth outing hints that it could arrive as early as three weeks.

  • Donald Tusk and Jean Claude Juncker signal EU ready to accept longer Brexit transition period
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    Donald Tusk and Jean Claude Juncker signal EU ready to accept longer Brexit transition period

    The European Union’s two most senior officials have said any UK request for an extension to the Brexit transition period would be considered “positively” and likely be accepted. Commission President Jean Claude Juncker said that a longer transition was “probable” while Council President Donald Tusk pointed out that a two-year period had already been accepted in principle by the 27 EU countries. It comes after Theresa May signalled on Thursday that she would consider extending the transition to allow more time for UK and EU negotiators to solve problems around post-Brexit relations, in particular on the Irish border.

  • Prince Andrew reveals the sweet reason behind Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank's wedding bags
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    Prince Andrew reveals the sweet reason behind Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank's wedding bags

    On Thursday, nearly a week on from the second royal wedding of the year, Prince Andrew took to his official Instagram account to open up about the family's relationship with the charity, which later inspired them to set up their own initiative, Key to Freedom. "The Women’s Interlink Foundation produced the fantastic goody bags that were given out to the members of the public who were invited inside the precinct of Windsor Castle for the Wedding of Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank last Friday," the post read. Andrew also disclosed some of the gifts that the bags contained, which included a fridge magnet, shortbread and chocolates.

  • Special Report: Why Poland fell out of step with Europe
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    Special Report: Why Poland fell out of step with Europe

    Last winter, Monika Pawlik spent her days crawling through mud and digging trenches in frozen ground, training for Poland's home guard. Pawlik is a citizen of the European Union, but the 24-year-old's commitment to defend her nation reflects a mounting unease throughout Poland and elsewhere in the EU. Nearly 15,000 Poles have joined the country's volunteer forces since their inception in 2017, a number that Poland's military planners hope will reach 53,000 in the coming years.

  • Indonesia using helicopters to spray disinfectant over areas with dead bodies from earthquake and tsunami
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    Indonesia using helicopters to spray disinfectant over areas with dead bodies from earthquake and tsunami

    Helicopters are spraying disinfectant on neighbourhoods in Palu, a city in Indonesia that was devastated by September's earthquake and tsunami, in a bid to combat disease risks from the thousands of bodies which are thought to still be buried in the worst hit areas. The country's disaster agency spokesperson, Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, said it was necessary because of the large number of victims not recovered by the rescue operation that ended on 12 October. "Bombing and spraying of disinfectants is an effort to anticipate the spread of diseases through vectors such as flies, cockroaches, or mice," he said, adding that three neighbourhoods would be covered.

  • How re-cast TV actors judged their successors
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    How re-cast TV actors judged their successors

    From "REALLY lame" to "fabulous".

  • Total ban on new petrol and diesel cars should be brought forward to 2032, MPs say
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    Total ban on new petrol and diesel cars should be brought forward to 2032, MPs say

    A total ban on new petrol and diesel cars and vans should be brought forward to 2032 to boost sales of electric vehicles, MPs have urged. Ministers must "get a grip" and tackle a lack of charging points, one of the main barriers to people buying electric cars, the parliamentary Business Committee warned. The Government outlined a goal for an end to sales of new "conventional" petrol and diesel cars by 2040 as part of efforts to clean up transport which causes air pollution.

  • Real Madrid latest: Julen Lopetegui is not another Rafa Benitez, but a Clasico calamity could seal same fate
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    Real Madrid latest: Julen Lopetegui is not another Rafa Benitez, but a Clasico calamity could seal same fate

    Real Madrid have not scored in any of their past four fixtures and are without a win since a 1-0 victory over Espanyol on September 22nd . Julen Lopetegui knows he has to change that dynamic – and quickly. President Florentino Perez was watching from the stands at Alaves before the international break as Madrid not only failed to find the net, but also conceded from a corner in the 95th minute to slump to a third defeat in four games .

  • The best 28 Funko Pop! TV figures everyone should have
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    The best 28 Funko Pop! TV figures everyone should have

    We'll take them all. From Digital Spy

  • Mexican's expect new leader to 'confront' Trump
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    Mexican's expect new leader to 'confront' Trump

    Mexican's expect new leader to 'confront' Trump

  • Despite "big gaps", UK and EU talk up Brexit prospects
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    Despite "big gaps", UK and EU talk up Brexit prospects

    Prime Minister Theresa May and other EU leaders voiced renewed confidence on Thursday they could secure a Brexit deal, saying they were working hard to overcome the hurdles that only days ago brought the talks to a halt. Less than six months before Britain quits the EU in its biggest shift in policy for more than 40 years, the two sides are at odds over how to deal with their only land border, between the British province of Northern Ireland and Ireland. "We are all working, we're intensifying the work on these issues that remain," May told a news conference after a two-day summit in Brussels had ended.

  • Do some people really want to get HIV? I spoke to 'bug chasers' around the world to find out
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    Do some people really want to get HIV? I spoke to 'bug chasers' around the world to find out

    Bug chasers fetishise the HIV virus – and they come from a variety of backgrounds, generations, and countries.

  • Modern slavery: migrants forced to work gruelling hours at hand car washes
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    Modern slavery: migrants forced to work gruelling hours at hand car washes

    Most hand car wash workers are subject to some form of labour exploitation, says new report

  • Humans are killing off one of the world’s largest living things
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    Humans are killing off one of the world’s largest living things

    It's been getting worse for 30 or 40 years

  • Five Star Movement faces 'populist' revolt over Rome's decay
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    Five Star Movement faces 'populist' revolt over Rome's decay

    Refuse is strewn next to an old Fiat 500 in central Rome. Tired of overflowing bins, potholes and exploding buses, Rome’s long-suffering residents are planning a protest in an effort to save their city from further decay. The aim is to send a message to the city’s administration, which since June 2016 has been led by the Five Star Movement, that enough is enough.

  • Gatwick sets out plans to use standby runway
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    Gatwick sets out plans to use standby runway

    Gatwick has set out plans to bring its standby runway into routine use for departing flights by the mid-2020s. Britain's second busiest airport said the move would meet all international safety requirements and could be delivered without increasing its noise footprint. Under its current planning agreement, the standby runway can only be used when the main runway is closed for maintenance or emergencies, but the 40-year agreement comes to an end in 2019, Gatwick said.

  • Ethiopia's PM says soldiers who marched on palace sought to 'abort reforms'
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    Ethiopia's PM says soldiers who marched on palace sought to 'abort reforms'

    Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Thursday that soldiers who marched on his palace last week had "nefarious aims" and wanted to abort the government's reforms. In an address to parliament, Abiy gave details for the first time of the incident that took place on Oct. 10 in which he met with several hundred soldiers. The government had initially said they marched on his office to demand pay rises.