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Boston now a bargain city break thanks to budget airline's trans-atlantic flights — Boston is one of America's oldest and grandest cities. As our guide proudly informs us, it's "home to some of America's finest buildings, its greatest president JFK, the Ivy League universities and the oldest marathon". But none of those facts, ¬≠apparently, compares to this claim to fame: "Even better, it has a record-breaking 130 branches of Dunkin' Donuts."

Dramatic moment spectator dressed in black makes lunge for Olympic torch on streets of Sao Paulo — This was the dramatic moment a spectator made a lunge for the Olympic torch on the streets of Sao Paulo. The man, who was dressed in black, was wrestled to the ground by police as he attempted to steal the flame.

Bride-to-be reunited with her lost engagement ring after divers find it at bottom of harbour — A bride-to-be has been reunited with her lost engagement ring after divers found it at the bottom of a harbour. Nicola Hazell's silver solitaire band fell off her finger while she was rowing in Bristol docks two weeks ago. She alerted Bristol Harbour Authority and the harbourmaster challenged Somerset Police's dive team to find it while training in the waters.

'I'm so sorry': Boris Johnson's first words as he leaves to start work as Foreign Secretary — New Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson looked bemused when he left home for his first day as a minister. Carrying a ministerial red briefcase, the new Foreign Secretary wore a navy suit and a white and blue checkered tie as he said "good morning" to a waiting press pack.

Watch awkward moment Angela Eagle is abandoned by journalists at her Labour leadership launch — This is the unfortunate moment Angela Eagle launched her bid to oust Jeremy Corbyn - at the same time as Andrea Leadsom quit the race for Tory hotseat. The news that Theresa May was set to be anointed as Prime Minister overshadowed Ms Eagle's pitch to be the Labour leader.

Buying holiday cash? You could now get LESS than a euro per pound, investigation finds — Brits buying holiday money are being offered less than a euro per pound in some cases, an investigation has claimed. The value of sterling has been the biggest victim of the Brexit vote, tumbling to around 1.173 euros to the pound.

British Gas to offer its 2 million smart meter customers free electricity at weekends — British Gas is to offer its two million smart meter customers free electricity at weekends. Customers will be able to take advantage of the offer from tomorrow (July 2) between 9am and 5pm on a Saturday or a Sunday.

Jeremy Corbyn WON'T quit despite mass Labour shadow cabinet resignations: Read his statement in full — Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn today said he would not be stepping down, saying he will not "betray the trust" of those who elected him. Mr Corbyn said he would "reshape" the shadow cabinet over the next 24 hours and warned: "Those who want to change Labour's leadership will have to stand in a democratic election, in which I will be a candidate."

Hilary Benn reveals he will NOT stand for leadership of Labour party as Corbyn coup continues — Hilary Benn has revealed he won't stand for leadership of the Labour party, despite his attempt to oust Corbyn from power. Speaking on the Andrew Marr show this morning, the MP for Leeds Central said "What we need more than anything else is strong leadership to deal with the challenges we face."

Jeremy Corbyn SACKS Hilary Benn after plot to oust Labour leader revealed — Get politics news by email Jeremy Corbyn has sacked Hilary Benn as shadow foreign secretary, a Labour Party spokesman has confirmed. It comes after The Observer newspaper claimed that the shadow foreign secretary was organising a coup against Mr Corbyn.
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Jul 29, 2016

@pmbazza you still with Clapton matey? Don't think we've seen you in pre-season

Jul 27, 2016

RT @danbloom1: The Mail voices its distaste at 'degrading voyeurism' today by printing four bottoms on a large spread

Jul 26, 2016

@jacklang there goes my plan of slyly moving it up the charts

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