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‘NHS will crash in 2yrs without extra funding,’ former health minister warns

Former Health Minister Norman Lamb has warned the National Health Service (NHS) will crash within two years unless the government injects billions of pounds in funding.<p>The Liberal Democrat MP said the NHS faces a “<i>make or break</i>” crisis that can only be averted if money is invested early in this …

A third of A&E doctors leaving NHS to work abroad

Britain's most senior casualty doctor says British Accident & Emergency doctors are leaving the country in large numbers<p>A third of NHS Accident & Emergency doctors have fled abroad in the past five years, due to “toxic” levels of pressure, Britain’s most senior casualty doctor has said.<p>Dr Cliff …

Man who wanted to kill Prince Charles guilty of terror plot

Mark Colborne, who described himself as Britain’s Anders Breivik, is convicted of planning terrorist attack ‘for the Aryan people’<p>A man who felt “belittled by society” for being a white, ginger-haired male and fantasised about shooting Prince Charles so Prince Harry could be king has been found …

Sudden and dramatic demise of Addenbrooke’s Hospital is tragic and couldn’t be a starker warning of impact of this government’s reckless policies on the NHS

Related Articles<p><i>Statement from National Health Action Party co-leader, Dr Clive Peedell on Addenbrookes's Hospital being placed in special …

U.S. military proposes arming anti-ISIS Syrian rebels

<b>(CNN) —</b> U.S. military commanders have proposed a program to provide arms and ammunition to a coalition of up to 5,000 anti-ISIS Syrian rebels now operating in northern Syria.<p>The group, which is loosely referred to as the Syrian Arab Coalition, has had battlefield successes in recent weeks against …

NHS Medic Posts Epic Rant Against Conservative Health Service Reforms, Promptly Goes Viral

A frustrated NHS medic has appealed to his fellow health workers to "wake up" to what the Conservative government is doing to public sector pay and …

Four jailed for smuggling cocaine worth £164m

Final four of seven-member gang get 31 years in total. Overall the gang has been sentenced to 73 years in prison<p>Four people have been jailed for a total of 31 years in connection with an international plot to smuggle cocaine worth a “colossal and mind-boggling” £164m into the UK.<p>Dawne Powell, 56, …

Egypt floods Gaza tunnels used for smuggling

The Egyptian army has begun to pump water from the Mediterranean Sea into underground smuggling tunnels connecting Sinai with the besieged Gaza Strip, security officials and witnesses say.<p>The operation on Friday aimed to end smuggling into the Palestinian territory, security officials told the DPA …

Hungary seizes refugee train arriving from Croatia

Hungarian authorities have seized a train bringing refugees into the country from Croatia, disarming 40 police onboard and detaining the driver after more than 4,000 refugees arrived across their border, the head of the Hungarian disaster unit has said.<p>Gyorgy Bakondi said on Friday that the …

Crispy Potato Skins

8 Servings<p>Crispy, cheesy, bacon-y—they're an irresistible Super Bowl snack. So irresistible, in fact, that you may want to make a double batch of this potato skins recipe.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 russet potatoes (about 5 lb.), scrubbed<p>Olive oil for rubbing and brushing<p>Flaky sea salt, such as Maldon<p>Freshly …

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Your UK News Guide with Flipboard Topics

The Labour Party leadership contest may have dominated most headlines in the UK this week, but news events in Britain didn’t stop there. From migration to the royal family and the upcoming London Fashion Week, use topics to keep up with it all.<p><b>Labour Party</b>: In a landslide vote, Jeremy Corbyn was …

This Bill Would Stop Congress From Getting Paid If Government Shuts Down

"It’s time for Congress to start living in the real world -- where you either do your job -- or you don't get paid."<p>Rep. Rick Nolan (D-Minn.) introduced a bill Friday that would prevent members of Congress from getting paid in the event of a government shutdown.<p>"It's time to put an end to …

Russia sends fighter jets to Syria after talks with U.S.

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Defense Secretary Ashton Carter spoke with his Russian counterpart Friday as Russian military moves inside Syria continued to escalate with the arrival of fighter jets.<p>In a "constructive conversation," both Carter and Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoygu agreed to "further …

The Week in Review: From the Runways at New York Fashion Week

The leaves of fall might only just be starting to arrive, but that doesn’t stop the fashion world from always looking ahead. September marks the debut of Spring/Summer shows and this week the uber-stylish flocked to the streets of the Big Apple for New York Fashion Week (NYFW).<p>The city had plenty …

NY Fashion Week Ends With a Bang: Pictures

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Japan lawmakers pass legislation expanding military's role for first time since WWII

After scuffles in the normally staid Japanese parliament, human barricades and weeks of noisy citizen protests outside, lawmakers passed controversial legislation early Saturday that will allow the nation's troops to fight overseas for the first time since World War II.<p>The bills were passed after …

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10 Oktoberfests to Visit If You Can't Make it To Munich

As throngs of thirsty folk head to the halls for Oktoberfest 2015, we round up our favorite Oktoberfests around the country.<p><i>This post originally appeared in 2014 and has been updated.</i><p>Oktoberfest, Fredericksburg, Texas<p>Texas has strong ties to Germany—Texas German, a dialect, is still used amongst …