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Scottish legal threat over 'abortion pill'

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Women could take a second pill at home away from medical supervision Anti-abortion campaigners claim they have “no alternative” but to mount a legal challenge if the Scottish government approves plans for women to take abortion medication at home. The Society of the Protection of the Unborn Child (SPUC), […]

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Manchester City thump Tottenham

Kevin de Bruyne has now been involved in 14 goals (six goals, eight assists) in his 15 Premier League appearances since the start of September Manchester City produced another virtuoso display to outclass Tottenham and secure a 16th successive Premier League victory as they stretched their lead at the top of the table to 14 […]

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December shopper footfall down 'significantly'

The number of people out shopping in the UK in the first two weeks of December fell “significantly” compared to last year, retail researchers say. Analysis firm Springboard found a 4.9% decrease in footfall at shopping centres, retail parks and high streets. Bad weather and rise in online shopping were both factors in the decline, […]

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Recovery truck engulfed in flames on M6

Image caption Emergency crews were called to the fire at 10:55 GMT A recovery vehicle was engulfed in flames with a car on its back on the hard shoulder of the M6. Emergency crews were called to the scene on the M6 northbound between junction 8 for Birmingham and 9 for Wednesbury at about 10:55 […]