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Teaching our children how to eat and be healthy is having an impact.
More than 100 police officers take part in operation targeting people alleged of keeping slaves.
Police are now asking for our help to find 23-year-old Glynn Rennie.
The wife of British hostage Alan Henning has issued a plea to Islamic State after receiving an audio file of her husband pleading for his life.
Ed Miliband has set out his six goals for Britain's future in his speech to the Labour conference. So how do some of his claims fare under closer scrutiny?
A Singaporean state fund is in secret talks to lead a £2bn-plus takeover of the RAC, a move that would end the prospect of a stock market listing of the famous roadside recovery business.
It was a speech noticeable for its omissions as well as its content.
Sam Smith has been nominated for four prizes at this year's Mobo awards, including best male.
Sixties wild child Marianne Faithfull has said she believes there is nothing left for today's young music artists to do other than to take more clothes off.
Manic Street Preachers are taking their 20-year-old album The Holy Bible - viewed by many as their greatest release - on tour for the first time later this year.
Billy Connolly has revealed that his good friend Robin Williams phoned him for advice on Parkinson's disease just days before he committed suicide.
Scotland's Commonwealth Games athletes will receive the acclaim of fans once again as they parade through Glasgow.
Lancashire picked up maximum bowling points against relegation rivals Middlesex on the opening day of their crucial LV= County Championship clash.
Leicester Tigers hooker Tom Youngs has been ruled out of action for three months due to a shoulder problem and there are also concerns over Geoff Parling's fitness.
Liverpool have received a major boost in their plans to significantly expand Anfield's capacity after the city's council granted approval for redevelopment work.
A skunk found with a beer can stuck on its head outside a fraternity house in Ohio has been rescued.
Bored by his usual morning commute, a train passenger came up with a novel way of spicing things up - racing London's Circle Line.
The advent of social media and online dating has brought with it some conundrums that our parents never had. Here's our top 5.
Scientists have defrosted a colossal squid in a bid to unlock the mysteries around this rarely seen monster of the deep.
Beyonce and Jay Z have unveiled intimate home videos from their wedding and at home with their daughter Blue Ivy to celebrate the end of their 'On The Run' Tour.
Watch as Ryan Adams is joined on stage by very special friend.
Watch as one man's butter fingers get the best of him with Apple's new product!
This hilarious lip-sync video to the 'Frozen' soundtrack will fool you into thinking these two guys are pitch perfect!
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A whopping 79% of women lie to their friends and family about the real reason they can’t go out on the town.
According to one in ten men a man's place is now well and truly in the kitchen.
Research has revealed that 85% of British men dream of an easy life.
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