WikiLeaks says a “high-level source within the Ecuadorian state” has said founder Julian Assange who has been in the embassy in London since 2012 will be expelled within “hours to days”

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.@realDonaldTrump: Thank you @Trish_Regan.

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The case for giving drug-addicted kids no choice but to go to rehab

Should substance-addicted children be forced into secure rehab centres? Abuse survivor Tara says it would’ve “made a massive difference” in her life. But not everyone agrees with the controversial proposal.

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Low booze consumption does not protect people from strokes, study finds

Moderate drinking of one or two glasses a day does not protect against stroke, say researchers

A low level of alcohol consumption does not protect against stroke, new research suggests, in the latest blow to the idea that a few drinks can be beneficial to health.

At least 100,000 people have strokes in the UK every year, according to recent figures. It had been thought that low levels of alcohol consumption might have a protective effect against stroke, as well as other diseases and conditions. Now researchers say that in the case of stroke, even low levels of alcohol consumption are bad news.

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British Parliament is falling apart. No, literally

For months, political pundits have questioned whether British Parliament is falling apart amid months of Brexit chaos — and a leaky roof that suspended debate in the House of Commons is doing little to quell those concerns.

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General messages weekly roundup

All Hands selects several messages to publish in a weekly post to help raise awareness about specific messages and useful information for Coast Guard members.

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High level EU official tells ahead of EU leaders’ Brexit summit next week he’s proposing offering the UK a ‘flextension’

High level EU official tells ahead of EU leaders’ Brexit summit next week he’s proposing offering the UK a ‘flextension’