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Storm Desmond: Thousands Of People Flooded Out Of Homes

Storm Desmond: Thousands Of People Flooded Out Of Homes

Thousands of people have been flooded out of their homes or left without power after Storm Desmond wreaked havoc in parts of the UK.

In Cumbria and Lancashire more than 43,000 homes are suffering from power cuts, while an estimated 5,200 homes have been affected by flooding.

The weather has claimed two lives – in Cumbria and the Republic of Ireland.

David Cameron said the flood defences in Cumbria “were not enough” and some people might not be home for read more

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Victims At The Scene Report What Happened On Saturday Night

Victims At The Scene Report What Happened On Saturday Night

The suspected Tube station terrorist punched and kicked one of his victims unconscious before knifing him as he lay on the floor, a witness has claimed.

A 56-year-old man was left with “serious” stab wounds and another person was injured during the terror attack last night at Leytonstone Tube station in east London.

Salim Patel, 59, who runs the station shop and saw the attack unfold, said he heard shouts and saw the attacker beat up his victim before leaving him unconscious on the station floor.

He then allegedly read more

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Tube Station Attack In Leytonstone Tube Station

Tube Station Attack In Leytonstone Tube Station

The stabbing of three people at a Tube station by a man wielding a machete is being treated as a terrorist incident, police have said.

The man reportedly said “This is for Syria” after he launched the attack at Leytonstone station in east London on Saturday night.

Police cordon off Leytonstone Underground Station in east London on Saturday night

Police cordon off Leytonstone Underground Station in east London on Saturday night

Shocking video footage posted online shows a large pool of blood spattered across the floor of the ticket hall as a man is seen threatening other passengers in the station.

One man has suffered serious read more

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Mixed reaction to Black Friday

Mixed reaction to Black Friday

HOPPERS lined up waiting for stores to open for Black Friday bargains.

They queued up early outside Marks & Spencer and were quick to search Churchill Square in Brighton looking for a cut-price steal yesterday.

Larger chain stores in Sussex such as Tesco did a brisk trade other town centres were more subdued as shoppers turned to the internet.

The Open Market in Brighton took Black Friday more literally – read more

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Spending Review Today

Spending Review Today

Today is the day when the Chancellor will reveal his plans for Government spending and the nation’s finances.

The spending review sets the amount Government departments will spend – a £4tn budget over the next five years.

Spending reviews were introduced by Gordon Brown in 1998 and the last one was in 2013.

The Autumn Statement details the Government’s general tax and spend plans. It’s not really that much read more

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Sky Q New Generation Skybox

Sky Q New Generation Skybox

When Sky launched its pay-TV platform in the UK, it was the outsider in the broadcast industry.

But now it is part of the media establishment, and last week’s launch of its new set-top box was the first move in its fight against a new breed of rivals. Sky Q is its response to the gauntlet Apple threw down in September. Launching a revamped version of the company’s Apple TV set-top box, Apple chief executive Tim Cook proclaimed: “The future of TV is apps.”

But Sky’s forthcoming “Q” service is aimed at a very different future from the one targeted by Apple, Google, Amazon and Roku. Those services all have streaming set-top boxes that would make broadcast read more

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Mali Hotel Attack

Mali Hotel Attack

Malian police have appealed for help to identify the two gunmen who carried out Friday’s attack on a hotel in the capital, Bamako, in which killed 22 people.

Pictures of their bodies have been shown on state TV and police have asked for the public’s help to identify them.

Malian and international troops stormed the Radisson Blu hotel to free guests read more

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Black Friday Today

Black Friday Today

Black Friday 2015: UK Shoppers expected to almost DOUBLE their spend on fashion, tech and more.

According to data UK shoppers will double their spending during this year’s Black Friday on 27 November 2015.

The stats, from Emarsys – a global marketing software provider, predict we will be doubling our average spend on the latest fashion items, as well as tech, sports and larger outdoor items – read more

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