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Woman hit on head with golf club as group force their way into home

  A woman was hurt after being hit on the head with a golf club. She was injured after a group of people were reported to have forced their way into a house in Birneys Square, Coalisland, on Saturday evening, July...
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Devon drugs death girl ‘paid ultimate price’

A girl who is thought to have died because of an adverse reaction to what used be called a legal high "paid the ultimate price", her family has said. Leah Kerry, 15, from Wiltshire, died in hospital on 16 July...

Electricity shake-up could save consumers ‘up to £40bn’

  Consumers in the UK could save billions of pounds thanks to major changes in the way electricity is made, used and stored, the government has said. New rules will make it easier for people to generate their own power with...
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High risk of ‘unprecedented’ winter downpours

There is an increased risk of "unprecedented" winter downpours such as those that caused extensive flooding in 2014, the UK Met Office says. Their study suggests there's now a one in three chance of monthly rainfall records being broken in...

Parents end legal fight as time runs out for baby Charlie Gard

  The parents of terminally-ill baby Charlie Gard have ended their legal challenge to take him to the US for experimental treatment. A lawyer representing Chris Gard and Connie Yates told the High Court that "time had run out" for the...

Northern Irish women to be funded in Wales for Abortions

More than 700 women travelled from Northern Ireland to England to have an abortion in 2016 The Welsh NHS will fund abortions for women from Northern Ireland, the first minister has said. It follows a UK government decision for the NHS in...
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Woman hopes healthy food blog will show people it’s easy to eat well for...

  But for many people, there is just too much information and no clear way to process it.But one West Belfast woman is hoping her online healthy eating blog will help break down the health food jargon and show people it's simple...

UK privacy law DeepMind NHS medical trial broke

A UK hospital did not do enough to protect the privacy of patients when it shared data with Google, the UK's Information Commission (ICO) has ruled. The ICO censured the Royal Free NHS Foundation Trust about data handed over during...

Finn Lough’s new forest spa

Finn Lough Resort has opened the latest phase of its development which includes delivering the new forest spa, restaurant and bar, upgraded hotel suites and iconic Bubble Domes. The 100 acre retreat on Lough Erne is focused on the “eco-luxury...

This is the new exercise for pregnant women

This is the new exercise advice for pregnant women. The new recommendations aim to reduce issues such as obesity, diabetes and other health concerns during pregnancy.   They have been released by Chief Medical Officer, Dr Michael McBride, along with his counterparts...

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Belfast man had sex with child he met at bonfire party

  A 40-year-old Belfast man has been found guilty of having sex with a 14-year-old girl he met at an Eleventh Night bonfire party. Stephen Meneice,...

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