U.S. hopes for return of 50 Korean War soldiers’ remains

The United States hopes North Korea will return the remains of about 50 American Korean War dead within two weeks, the first of thousands President Trump says Pyongyang has promised to hand over, a senior U.S. defense official said on Tuesday.

  • Sarah Ferguson shares stunning rare picture from inside Royal Lodge wedding reception
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    Sarah Ferguson shares stunning rare picture from inside Royal Lodge wedding reception

    Sarah, Duchess of York looked fabulous at the evening reception of her youngest daughter Princess Eugenie. On Monday morning, the former wife of Prince Andrew shared a picture from inside the reception at the Royal Lodge and you could see the sleek beams and framed pictures on the walls of the venue. Accompanying the stylish shot, Sarah, wrote on her Twitter page, "Thank you so much @emanuelungaropr for my amazing dress @JadGhandour." Sarah's dreamy green dress was made from sumptuous silk , and it had a defining waist detail with a tailored panel at the bust.

  • Kate Middleton reacts to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's baby news
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    Kate Middleton reacts to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's baby news

    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have reacted to the news that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are expecting their first child together. Following the exciting baby announcement on Monday morning, Kensington Palace revealed that William and Kate are "delighted" for the couple, as are the Queen, Prince Philip, Prince Charles and Camilla. Meghan, who touched down in Sydney last night with Prince Harry ahead of the start of their 16-day royal tour, is thought to be around 12 weeks pregnant.

  • Strictly Come Dancing’s Craig Revel Horwood ‘furious’ that Seann Walsh and Katya Jones weren’t voted out
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    Strictly Come Dancing’s Craig Revel Horwood ‘furious’ that Seann Walsh and Katya Jones weren’t voted out

    Strictly’s Craig Revel Horwood is reportedly furious that Seann Walsh and Katya Jones weren’t voted off of the show on Sunday, after they were caught kissing earlier in the week. The head judge and a number of the professional dancers are thought to be fuming over the fact that the pair survived Sunday’s results show, while Katie Piper and Gorka Marquez lost their place. Comedian Walsh and his married dance partner were caught kissing in the street after a boozy night out last week, despite both being in serious relationships.

  • Brexit talks: What on earth just happened?
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    Brexit talks: What on earth just happened?

    All weekend, news trickling out of Brexit talks became more and more positive. Dominic Raab, the Brexit secretary, headed out to Brussels to confirm it all – or so we thought. Then the Brexit roller coaster hit yet another big dipper: after a shorter-than expected meeting between Raab and Michel Barnier, it was all off again, and we were, in the words of one official “back to square one”.

  • Heavily pregnant Pippa Middleton 'spotted arriving at Lindo Wing maternity unit with husband carrying bags'
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    Heavily pregnant Pippa Middleton 'spotted arriving at Lindo Wing maternity unit with husband carrying bags'

    A heavily pregnant Pippa Middleton has reportedly been seen entering the Lindo Wing maternity unit in central London alongside her husband James Matthews. The Duchess of Cambridge’s younger sister, who attended the Royal Wedding on Friday, was smiling as she walked into St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington, according to the Daily Mail. A picture showed her financier husband carrying two holdalls as he walked into the £7,500-a-night unit where Princes George and Louis and Princess Charlotte were born.

  • Don’t let Johnson and Rees-Mogg hold the UK to ransom
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    Don’t let Johnson and Rees-Mogg hold the UK to ransom

    Britain’s EU brink comes as border gates slam shut at Dover, the M20 jams and the French visa office is besieged. From the moment, early in her leadership, that Theresa May pretended she could have both Brexit and open borders with the EU “in all circumstances”, a crisis of reality was bound to come.

  • Best grammar schools in 2018 according to GCSE league tables
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    Best grammar schools in 2018 according to GCSE league tables

    The Tiffin Girls' School in Kingston upon Thames is at the top of the tree when it comes to GCSE performance among grammar schools.

  • Spain vs England: Predictions, betting tips, live stream, TV, team news – Uefa Nations League 2018-19 preview
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    Spain vs England: Predictions, betting tips, live stream, TV, team news – Uefa Nations League 2018-19 preview

    Spain vs England Uefa Nations League Venue: Estadio Benito Villamarín, Seville Date: Monday, October 15 Kick-off: 7:45pm BST

  • 'I treated her with respect': Donald Trump defends remarks against Christine Blasey Ford
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    'I treated her with respect': Donald Trump defends remarks against Christine Blasey Ford

    President Donald Trump has defended his remarks against Christine Blasey Ford saying that he treated her with “great respect”. The US president faced backlash after appearing to mock Professor Blasey Ford’s testimony against then-Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, who she claims sexually assaulted her. Ms Ford told the Senate Judiciary Committee that she was “100 per cent” certain that Mr Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when they were teenagers.

  • Duke and Duchess of Sussex announce first pregnancy
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    Duke and Duchess of Sussex announce first pregnancy

    The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have announced they are expecting a baby in the Spring. File footage from May 2018, shows Prince Harry and Meghan Markle riding through Windsor in a horse-drawn carriage on their wedding day. In another clip, the couple can be seen going on a walkabout on their first official engagement back in December 2017. Kensington Palace announced the news this morning on Twitter (October 15).

  • Daylight Saving Time: When do the clocks change, why do we use GMT – and do we still need to?
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    Daylight Saving Time: When do the clocks change, why do we use GMT – and do we still need to?

    October has arrived; the leaves are turning, the temperatures are dropping and the mornings are gradually becoming lighter later.

  • The Walking Dead season 9 episode 2 set up Lauren Cohan's big Maggie exit
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    The Walking Dead season 9 episode 2 set up Lauren Cohan's big Maggie exit

    While it seems likely that Lincoln is definitively done with the series, a return for Cohan seems more definite - and tonight's episode, titled “The Bridge,” proved just that. Played by Jayne Atkinson (House of Cards' Cathy Durant), Georgie tells Maggie she wants to trade knowledge, hinting that she comes from a community comprised of decent people who want to build a future in the apocalypse.

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    Fleetwood Mac disputes Lindsey Buckingham lawsuit

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fleetwood Mac disputes allegations in a lawsuit filed by Lindsey Buckingham for kicking him off the band's new tour.

  • Rochelle Humes 'set to replace Holly Willoughby on This Morning' as she joins I'm a Celebrity
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    Rochelle Humes 'set to replace Holly Willoughby on This Morning' as she joins I'm a Celebrity

    Rochelle Humes is reportedly set to step in for Holly Willoughby on This Morning while she is away hosting I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here. The Saturdays singer is expected to take Willoughby’s place while she fills in for Ant McPartlin on the reality show. A source told the Sun: “As soon as bosses for This Morning learnt that Holly had accepted the role on I'm A Celebrity they drafted their wish list and Rochelle was at the top.

  • Best independent schools in 2018: Full league table for A-Level results 
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    Best independent schools in 2018: Full league table for A-Level results 

    Cardiff Sixth Form College has retained its spot at the top of the tree when it comes to A-level performance among independent schools.

  • The Lehman Trilogy is transferring to the West End's Piccadilly Theatre
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    The Lehman Trilogy is transferring to the West End's Piccadilly Theatre

    The National Theatre’s production of The Lehman Trilogy is transferring to the West End. Currently running at the National until October 20, Ben Power’s adaptation of Stefano Massini’s Italian play will run at the Piccadilly Theatre in May for a limited 12 week season. Simon Russell Beale, Adam Godley and Ben Miles will reprise their roles in the production directed by Sam Mendes.

  • Win tickets for the RSC’s London Season at the Barbican
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    Win tickets for the RSC’s London Season at the Barbican

    The Royal Shakespeare Company’s London Season begins at the Barbican, transferring three of Shakespeare’s most-loved titles – Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, and The Merry Wives of Windsor – directly from Stratford-upon-Avon. Polly Findlay directs Christopher Eccleston in his RSC debut as Macbeth, with Niamh Cusack rejoining the Company as Lady Macbeth in a thrillingly dark production.

  • Strict parents and social stigma limit mobile use for girls in poor countries
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    Strict parents and social stigma limit mobile use for girls in poor countries

    Girls in New Delhi use their mobile phones. India was among six countries in which girls were found to face disproportionate barriers to mobile phone access. Strict parenting and social disapproval are among factors that make teenage girls in developing countries significantly less likely than boys to own a mobile phone, researchers have found.

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    Bahrain minister backs boycott of Uber over Khashoggi case

    Bahrain's foreign minister called for a boycott of the ride-hailing company Uber Technologies after its chief executive officer said he will not attend a business conference in the kingdom's ally Saudi Arabia. Uber's CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said in a statement last week he is pulling out of the Future Investment Initiative conference in Saudi Arabia because of growing outrage over the disappearance of a prominent Saudi journalist in Turkey. Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund, the Public Investment Fund, which hosts the conference, invested $3.5 billion in Uber in 2016, making it one of the company's largest investors.

  • Inkas Superior is an angry APC built to survive anything
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    Inkas Superior is an angry APC built to survive anything

    If looks could kill, we'd all be dead right now.

  • OnePlus aims to go mainstream as it launches its 'iPhone killer' to the world
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    OnePlus aims to go mainstream as it launches its 'iPhone killer' to the world

    Certain phrases tend to follow OnePlus around. Everyone who’s used a OnePlus phone loves it, but the trouble is that group is relatively small. Now the company is hoping that it can jump into the mainstream, taking on the more famous Android phones like Samsung’s flagships and finally putting those “iPhone killer” headlines to the test.

  • Harry and Meghan arrive in Sydney as baby news breaks
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    Harry and Meghan arrive in Sydney as baby news breaks

    The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, land in Sydney ahead of their royal tour of the Pacific.

  • Mercedes-AMG GT spied preparing for a minor facelift
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    Mercedes-AMG GT spied preparing for a minor facelift

    Just a normal Tuesday at Mercedes' HQ.

  • Ratings downgrades and snap elections: Here's what could happen next as Italy's debt crisis mounts
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    Ratings downgrades and snap elections: Here's what could happen next as Italy's debt crisis mounts

    Barclays expects Italy’s debt crisis will be managed to the end of the year without sparking an immediate catastrophe. Research from Barclays shows there’ll be no easy fix for Italy’s debt crisis — one of many factors keeping global markets on edge at the moment. There was a serious bout of volatility in Italian stocks and bonds last week, as the Italian government refused to budge on its spending plans for the 2019 fiscal year.

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    Bodies of Nepal climbers delayed by mountain's remoteness

    KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Authorities say it took two days to recover the far-flung and battered bodies of nine climbers, including one of the world's best, who died in Nepal's worst mountaineering disaster in recent years.