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Seven stars who refused to be body shamed
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Stories about "body shaming" are nothing new - but more and more celebrities are starting to fight back against the trend. Earlier this week, actress Chloe Moretz said she was "appalled and angry" over the marketing for her new animated Snow White film.

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Seven stars who refused to be body shamed
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Stories about "body shaming" are nothing new - but more and more celebrities are starting to fight back against the trend. Earlier this week, actress Chloe Moretz said she was "appalled and angry" over the marketing for her new animated Snow White film.

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BA delays: Automatic compensation urged by consumer group
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British Airways should automatically compensate thousands of customers who were caught up in disruption last weekend, says consumer group Which? It said such a move would "reduce the burden" on passengers who could instead go to claims companies ...

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Monty Don: Supermarket plant sales cut customer choice
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Supermarket plant sales are reducing customers' choice, says Gardeners' World presenter Monty Don. Nurseries increasingly focus on plants that can be mass produced so the big stores can sell them cheaply, he says. "You have these vast wholesale ...

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Manchester attack: Ariana Grande visits injured fans
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US singer Ariana Grande has visited fans injured in last month's terror attack at her Manchester concert. The star spent time with youngsters at the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital in a surprise appearance ahead of a benefit concert on Sunday.

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Image caption The defence secretary has said the Conservatives will not increase income tax for high earners if they win the election, the Daily Telegraph reports. Sir Michael Fallon said voting for the Tories was "the only way" people across the ...

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Police officers in asbestos incident in Aberdeen harbour
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Five police officers have been taken to hospital after potentially coming into contact with asbestos during a routine search in Aberdeen harbour. A property in the Blaikes Quay area was sealed off at about 20:50 due to fears over the hazardous material.

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Question Time: Corbyn and May face tough grilling
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Labour's Jeremy Corbyn and Tory leader Theresa May had a tough interrogation from Question Time audience members in an election special. Mrs May faced nurses angry over a pay cap and a woman who had suffered ill treatment in a work assessment.

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Charles Taylor: Liberia's former leader's ex-wife charged with torture
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The ex-wife of Liberia's former president has been charged with torture, the Metropolitan Police said. Agnes Reeves Taylor, who was married to Charles Taylor, is to appear in court in London on Saturday. Ms Reeves Taylor, 51, faces charges related to ...

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Giant sloth remains found in Los Angeles
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Fossils found by workers digging a tunnel for a new railway line in Los Angeles have been identified as the remains of a giant sloth and a bison. The "amazing discovery" of a sloth's hip bone and a fragment of a bison's radius bone was made about 16ft ...

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