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Wrexham pub offers discount to diners who lock phones away

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 10:42am
Customers at a pub in Wrexham must agree to lock their phones in a box throughout their meal.

Red Cross reveals 21 staff paid for sexual services

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 9:50am
The humanitarian aid agency reveals 21 staff have left for sexual misconduct since 2015.

British seafood: On the menu after Brexit?

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 9:22am
Could trading terms after Brexit see more Brits eating cuttlefish, spider crabs and gurnards?

Winter Olympics: Russia's Nadezhda Sergeeva banned for doping

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 9:11am
A second Russian athlete competing at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang is punished after testing positive for a banned substance.

Euromillions results: UK ticket holder wins £78m

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 9:01am
Prospects of record rollover on Tuesday are ended as two winners - the other from Spain - split prize.

Daisy Dymyd death: Fundraising page 'fake', police warn

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 8:54am
Daisy Dymyd's family say a fundraising page purporting to raise money for her funeral is fraudulent.

Winter Olympics: Billy Morgan's dramatic wait for big air bronze

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 7:47am
Great Britain's Billy Morgan seals an historic bronze medal in the men's snowboard big air in a dramatic final, which saw many of the favourites crash out.

Winter Olympics: Ester Ledecka wins second gold medal in Pyeongchang

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 6:41am
Ester Ledecka becomes the fifth athlete to claim gold in two sports at a Winter Games with a win in the women's snowboarding parallel giant slalom.

Winter Olympics: Ester Ledecka wins golds in two different sports

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 6:27am
Czech snowboarder Ester Ledecka becomes the first woman to win gold medals in two sports at a Winter Olympics with this victory in the snowboarding parallel giant slalom.

Plan International charity reveals child sex abuse cases

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 5:52am
Plan International confirms six recent cases against children involving staff and volunteers.

Winter Olympics: Slalom squirrel - snowboarder narrowly avoids furry intruder

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 5:28am
Watch as Olympic athletes from Russia's Milena Bykova narrowly avoids a collision with a squirrel on her run in the snowboarding giant slalom at the Winter Olympics.

Winter Olympics: Great Britain bobsleigh crews out of medal contention

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 5:27am
Both of Great Britain's four-man bobsleigh crews are out of medal contention after the first two runs with Germany leading.

Winter Olympics: Billy Morgan wins Great Britain's record fifth medal in Pyeongchang

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 4:55am
Billy Morgan wins bronze in the men's snowboard big air to secure Great Britain their highest medal tally in Winter Olympics history.

Florida shooting: NRA-linked firms hit by consumer boycott

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 4:45am
Hertz and Enterprise Holdings are among corporate partners shunning the powerful gun lobby.

Winter Olympics: Norway win record 38th medal as Switzerland take team alpine skiing gold

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 4:30am
Norway secure a record 38th medal at a Winter Olympics with bronze in the alpine skiing team event as Switzerland take gold.

Julian Assange: Ecuador says latest talks on release failed

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 4:11am
The country's foreign minister says Ecuador will keep looking for ways to end the Wikileaks founder's case.

Africans at the Winter Olympics: Inspirational - or glory-hunters?

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 2:49am
A record number of Africans competed this year - but most of them live in the US and Europe.

Watch the jump that secured historic GB bronze

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 2:49am
Watch the jump that secured Great Britain's Billy Morgan the bronze medal in the men's snowboard big air, making Pyeongchang 2018 GB's most successful Winter Olympics.

Joanna Demafelis: Employer of Filipina maid found dead in freezer arrested

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 1:59am
The employer of a Filipina maid who was found dead in a freezer is arrested in Lebanon.

The news that made us smile this week

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 1:51am
This week, we had the K-pop Norwegians. And the world's greatest commute. And much more.

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