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News : BBC
May heads to Brussels after EU vote loss The EU summit comes after a Tory rebellion defeats the government in a key vote on Brexit.
Total silence - then disbelief
VideoRebel MP 'doing duty'
Brexit transition deal 'urgent'
VideoIs it game over for Brexit? The government lost a key vote, and it's a big deal.
Third murder charge over fatal fire David Worrall, 25, will appear before magistrates later accused of killing four children.
Royals to attend Grenfell fire memorial PM will also join victims of the blaze for a multi-faith service at St Paul's Cathedral in London.
Weinstein threatened to kill me - Hayek The Hollywood mogul said sexual allegations made by the Mexican actress are "not accurate"
Haemophilia trial's 'mind-blowing' result Doctors use gene therapy to correct the defect that causes haemophilia A.
Thousands of Rohingya 'killed in a month' Medecins Sans Frontieres' estimate far exceeds the official figure and includes more than 700 children.
Wine drinking up as glass size grows If your wine was served in a smaller glass, would you drink less of it?
Harvey rainfall 'weighed 127bn tonnes' Scientists established how much rain fell by measuring how much the Earth compressed during the storm.
Peter Kay cancels comeback tour The comedian axes "all upcoming work projects" due to "unforeseen family circumstances".
VideoThe key moments as the fire spread
VideoThe priceless pictures that survived the fire
A Grenfell family's hotel 'prison'
The Papers: Rebels' revenge and an Ashes 'plot' Video
In a hurry? Here's what you need to know this morning
VideoInside Lambeth Palace

News : USA Today
Republicans announce a tax cut deal but provide no details
Your joints probably aren't achy just because it's raining, study…
Doug Jones could make life harder for Trump
Washington Secret Service depletes funds to pay agents due to Trump travel
News Trump condos worth $250 million pose potential conflict
World Hydrogen bomb vs. atomic bomb: What's the difference?
Nation Now Teachers who sexually abuse students still find classroom jobs
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Nation USA TODAY social media posts
Massive wildfires leave destruction across California
Passages 2017: Those we’ve lost through the year
The day in pictures
WashingtonDemocrat Doug Jones win stunning upset victory in Alabama Senate race
WashingtonTrump aide Omarosa Manigault Newman resigns
Nation NowDeer leap to their deaths, stunning motorists
On PoliticsMeghan McCain rips Bannon after Moore loss

: Telegraph

The AshesAustralia vs England, Third Test, from Perth
ICC insists there is 'no evidence' of corruption ahead of third Ashes Test 
Manchester United 1 Bournemouth 0Romelu Lukaku winner lightens the mood at Old Trafford
NightwatchmanKey Ashes moments you missed overnight as controversy reigns over Mark Stoneman's dismissal
Chris Froome: I have not broken any rules – I am sure the truth will be told
Comment: Chris Froome's failed doping test proves we can believe none of what we hear – and even less of what we see Oliver Brown
Andrew Strauss to miss rest of Ashes tour after his wife is diagnosed with cancer
Tottenham 2 Brighton 0Serge Aurier's fluke helps send Spurs back into top four
West Ham 0 Arsenal 0Hammers' resilience leaves Arsene Wenger's drifting side back in limbo

News : Huffington Post
Grenfell Criminal Investigation Could Take Years, Met Police Chief Says
5 Simple Ways You Can Help Rough Sleepers This Winter
2 Drivers Traced After Woman Was Run Over By 4 Vehicles In Fatal Hit And Run
Fourth Child Dies After Salford House Fire As Two Are Charged With Murder
17 From '17: Labour's Sarah Jones On How She Refused To Be Demonised As A Teenage Mum
Analysis: Defeat On The EU Withdrawal Bill Is Embarrassing But Not Fatal For Theresa May
Tory Rebels Defeat Theresa May On Key Part Of Brexit Withdrawal Bill
Labour Delays Inquiry Into Kelvin Hopkins
The Apprentice's Michaela Hits Out At Lord Sugar's Advisor Over 'Personal' Interview
The Apprentice's Elizabeth Eyes 'This Morning' Presenting Role With Her Number One Fan Rylan

News : London Evening Standard
May sacks senior Tory as she suffers first Brexit blow in Commons vote
First look inside the new £750m US embassy on banks of Thames
Selena Gomez has discovered the perfect denim jacket for winter
Tory rebels secure meaningful vote on final deal in EU Withdrawal Bill
Ticket touts set to cash in again on Peter Kay's cancelled UK tour
Two dead after shooter opens fire on US university campus
Waterloo commuters hit with third day of rush hour travel chaos
Labour's Chuka Umunna: I fear I'll be pushed off Tube platform
Woman MP 'reduced to tears by bully boy Tory whips'
Scientists prepare to ‘listen’ to space object for signs of alien life
Weather forecast live: 'Rollercoaster' of temperatures in UK

News : Sky

Grenfell could happen again - London fire chief
Ice warning as UK reels from five-day freeze
Triple death house fire was 'targeted' attack
PM staring at Brexit defeat in Commons showdown
Appeal as woman 'left for dead' by four vehicles
Harry and William attend Star Wars premiere
No deal: Lloyds rejects Edmonds' £10m proposal
Air fares help inflation reach near six-year high
Wednesday's national newspaper front pages
MP's aide accused of rape in boss's office
Tyson Fury free to resume his boxing career
'Staggered we don't have sprinklers'
Scans show baby's rare heart condition
Snow flight! Icy Britain from above
Brrrritain's coldest places down the years
How weather hit trains, planes, schools and snow

: Telegraph

Theresa May suffers major Commons defeat after Tory Brexit rebellion Premium
Boris Johnson says Sadiq Khan should share the blame for failing Grenfell victims as he attacks Tory councillors' ban from service Premium
Salma Hayek: Harvey Weinstein 'threatened to kill me'
Gallery: Pictures of the Day: 14 December 2017
Theresa May suffers major Commons defeat after Tory Brexit rebellion Premium
Morgan Spurlock confesses to past sexual misconduct as he admits being 'part of the problem'

News : Guardian
EU withdrawal bill Tory rebels inflict major defeat on Theresa May
Polly Toynbee This defeat can now inspire other Tory rebels
Maybot's fawning reception evaporates
'Proud of yourselves?' What the papers said
Polly Toynbee This defeat can now inspire other Tory rebels
Maybot's fawning reception evaporates
'Proud of yourselves?' What the papers said
Tory rebels inflict major defeat on Theresa May
Salma Hayek Actor claims Harvey Weinstein threatened to kill her
Actor claims Harvey Weinstein threatened to kill her
David Cameron Trump undermines democracy with media attacks, says ex-PM

Internet : Wired News
How a Dorm Room Minecraft Scam Brought Down the Internet
In Ed Lee's San Francisco, Utopia and Dystopia Are Neighbors
Robots Are Fueling the Quiet Ascendance of Electric Motors
The Last Jedi Is a Near-Perfect Reinvention of Star Wars
Looking For Humans in the FCC’s Net Neutrality Comments
The Race for AR Glasses Starts Now
securityThe Mirai Botnet Was Part of a College Student Minecraft SchemeAuthor: Garrett M. GraffGarrett M. Graff
culture'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Is a Near-Perfect Reinvention of the FranchiseAuthor: Brian RafteryBrian Raftery
securityBots and Form Letters Make It Nearly Impossible to Find Real FCC Net Neutrality CommentsAuthor: Issie LapowskyIssie Lapowsky
securityExclusive: Tracing ISIS’ Weapons Supply Chain—Back to the USAuthor: Brian CastnerBrian Castner
businessBitcoin Is Soaring. Here's Why It's Not Ready for the Big TimeAuthor: Tom SimoniteTom Simonite
gearYou Give Up a Lot of Privacy Just Opening Emails. Here's How to Stop ItAuthor: Brian MerchantBrian Merchant
backchannelArtificial Intelligence Is Killing the Uncanny Valley and Our Grasp on RealityAuthor: Sandra UpsonSandra Upson
transportationAs the Southern California Fires Rage, a Boeing 747 Joins the FightAuthor: Jack StewartJack Stewart
CitiesIn Ed Lee's San Francisco, Utopia and Dystopia Are NeighborsAuthor: Adam RogersAdam Rogers
WhirrRobots Are Fueling the Quiet Ascendance of Electric MotorsAuthor: Matt SimonMatt Simon

Misc. : Vice
WATCH: How to Build an Affordable Sex Robot
The home accessory you never knew you needed.
Desus & MeroDesus and Mero Break Down the Keaton Jones SagaThe VICELAND hosts talk about the bullied kid's sharp rise and fall from fame.Sarah Bellman8 hours ago
london rental opportunity of the weekLondon Rental Opportunity of the Week: Where Love Goes to DieIn Fulham.Joel Golby12 hours ago
BrexitAll the Potential Brexit Scenarios We Could Be Headed forA rundown of our potential crappy futures.Tom Whyman13 hours ago
ALABAMAWhy Roy Moore LostA perfect storm of scandal, an already controversial candidate and an energised electorate led to a shocking Doug Jones victory in Alabama on Tuesday.Eric Velasco11 hours ago
MunchiesTwitter Asks the Most Important Question of Our Time: How Do You Cut Toast?Diagonally or in half?
DrugsMy Life as an International Ketamine SmugglerWe spoke to a guy who was partly responsible for flooding the UK with the K in the mid-1990s.Scott Oliver17 hours ago
20172017 Was the Year Chaos Became NormalThis was the year we started to accept, things might feel weird for a while.Angus Harrison13 hours ago

News Mail
Humiliated Theresa May heads to Brussels for crucial summit as pro-EU Tory rebels boast about taking 'control' of Brexit process after defeating the government and winning a vote on the final deal 
Medical student accused of 'trying to shoot' his American girlfriend following row with love rival arrives back home in Scotland after being released on bail 
Too close to home: Play about teenage grooming is axed from London theatre after show's artistic director was sacked over allegations he sexually harassed three women
How loyalty can add £725 a year to household bills: Long-standing customers face higher prices because they are not haggling 
  Season's jailings! Rogues' gallery of arrested revellers          
Boozy Britain: How wine glasses have doubled in size since the 1990s leading to concerns measures are driving higher consumption rates 
We raised concerns on rogue breast surgeon in 2003, say senior doctors: Whistleblowers claim warning was ignored because he made too much money for his private hospital 
Loos at 12 of the busiest railway stations rake in almost £5m a year: Toilets at Victoria were the most lucrative
Criminals on probation 'get just one call every six weeks': Watchdog warns offenders who pose a risk never had 'vital' face-to-face meetings 
'Dirty dossier' accusing Trump of links to Russia and falling for 'golden shower' sting 'probably has some credibility', says ex-MI6 head as he warns of heightened terror threat
Humiliated Theresa May heads to Brussels for crucial summit as pro-EU Tory rebels boast about taking 'control' of Brexit process after defeating the government and winning a vote on the final deal 

Computing : IT Week / VNU
Nintendo Switch reaches 10 million sales less than nine months after launch
President Trump signs law banning Kaspersky from US government agencies
Patch Tuesday: No critical fixes for Windows, but IE and Edge still riddled with security flaws
Toshiba reaches settlement with Western Digital over flash memory collaboration
Xmas 2017: The best laptop deals this Christmas
Government puts skills, security and connectivity at heart of Digital Strategy
UPS tests drone delivery from driver vans
HMRC to let customers use their voice to prove identity
Learndirect expands outsourced IT deal with Trustmarque
Rolls-Royce launches R2 Data Labs, an 'acceleration hub' for 'data innovation'
Nvidia reveals Titan V, a $3,000 GPU intended for developing AI applications on PC


May heads to Brussels after EU vote loss
Total silence - then disbelief
Video Rebel MP 'doing duty'
Brexit transition deal 'urgent'
Video The moment defeat was announced
Debate over property tax 'welcome'
Prime Minister's Questions: The verdict
MP fears being pushed off a Tube platform
What's it like to work for a political leader in your twenties?
DUP mission to keep Christ in Christmas
Dugdale reprimanded over I'm a Celebrity
Labour criticised over MP harassment case
AM barred over 'hateful' Senedd speech
Facebook: Just three Russian Brexit ads
Government defeated on Brexit bill
May 'dancing to EU's tune' over Brexit
Video 1:08 The moment Brexit defeat was announced
Video 1:44 Game over for Brexit?
Video 4:31 'That's where the babies are suffering'
Video 2:54 Helping transitioning transgender people
Video 4:30 Stamp of approval for Brexit?

Misc. : Verge
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Why The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is my game of the year
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The Last Jedi: our spoiler-free review
This robotic fridge cat will remind you not to skip meals
The Verge Holiday Gift Guide 2017
great presents for all
Sally Ride will get her own postage stamp next year
Comcast says it loves net neutrality, hugs it to death
Unpopular grad tax might be cut from GOP tax plan
What is Layer3 TV and why is T-Mobile buying it?
Gfycat says it’ll use machine learning to make more high-res GIFs
Could this be the end of blurry GIFs?
Concerns grow among YouTubers, Twitch personalities as net neutrality vote looms

News : Independent
Theresa May's EU summit marred by embarrassing defeat in Commons
Watch the moment the Prime Minister was defeated
What is Amendment 7 and how does it change Brexit?
The 11 Tory MPs who voted against the Government
Prominent black Trump supporter resigns from White House post
Republican politician accused of sexual assault found dead
Tory MP Stephen Hammond sacked as vice-chairman after Brexit rebellion
MPs urge UK to accept EU laws during Brexit transition
Robot investigators may start to be used in fraud cases
Peter Kay unexpectedly cancels upcoming sell-out tour
Government dependent on 'inadequate' education provider
Gary Lineker criticised over video of Israeli soldiers
Trump ally already writing book about his removal from office
Woman admits letting son freeze to death outside house while she slept
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New 'love hormone' could treat mental illness, say scientists
Teenage girl saves father’s bakery from closure with single tweet
Surgeon who marked his initials on two patients' livers admits assault
Republicans plunge knives into Bannon after chaos in Alabama
Alabama Republicans tell Roy Moore he lost after he refuses to concede
Farmer's attack on Roy Moore over homophobia may have sealed fate
Woman who has never voted before cries after casting ballot in Alabama

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