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Fifa official extradited to US

First of seven Fifa officials arrested on corruption charges extradited to US from Switzerland, say Swiss officials This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh the page for the fullest version. If you want to receive Breaking News alerts via email, or ...

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First knife crime rise in four years

Knife crime across England and Wales has risen for the first time in four years, official figures have revealed. The Office for National Statistics figures show that in the 12 months to April police recorded 13% more assaults with knives than the previous year. This breaking news story is being ...

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Supermarket pricing: CMA finds ‘misleading tactics’

The competition regulator says it has found evidence that supermarkets are misleading customers with confusing pricing promotions. After a three-month study, the Competition and Markets Authority found some examples that “could be in breach of consumer law”. The investigation came after a complaint by the consumer group Which? The supermarket ...

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Greece debt crisis: PM Tsipras ‘focused on bailout deal’

Alexis Tsipras said he was forced to accept the reforms Greek PM Alexis Tsipras is focused on completing a bailout deal agreed with the eurozone despite setbacks in a crucial vote to push through tough reforms, his spokesman has said. Gabriel Sakellaridis was speaking after Mr Tsipras won the late-night ...

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Johnny Depp’s dogs: Wife Heard charged with smuggling

The couple were in Australia while Mr Depp filmed the fifth film in the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise Johnny Depp’s wife, actress Amber Heard, has been charged with illegally smuggling dogs into Australia. Ms Heard came under fire for failing to declare Pistol and Boo, the couple’s Yorkshire terriers, ...

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Dairy giant Fonterra to cut jobs amid tumbling prices

Fonterra profits have been falling for nearly two years in the face of volatile dairy prices The world’s largest dairy producer, Fonterra, said it plans to cut more than 500 jobs in the face of tumbling diary prices. Global prices have fallen by more than 60% since 2014. The New ...

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China arrested Britons over ‘terrorist videos’

A group of foreigners, including nine Britons, detained in China are suspected of distributing “terrorist videos”, local officials have said. Six of the Britons are being deported, the Foreign Office has said. Three others and two people with joint UK-South African nationality are understood still to be in custody. The ...

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