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Former UK PM Cameron tried to have paper editor sacked over EU stance: BBC | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Former British Prime Minister David Cameron attempted to have the editor of a national newspaper that strongly supported Brexit sacked during last year’s European Union referendum campaign, the BBC has reported.<p>British Prime Minister David Cameron leaves a European Union leaders …

My beautiful commute. Your journeys to work – in pictures

Lucy Handley and Guardian readers

England wing Anthony Watson ruled out of Six Nations opener with France

England wing Anthony Watson has been ruled out for a period of three to four weeks with a hamstring problem.<p>The Bath player will miss the opening RBS Six Nations clash with France at Twickenham next weekend but it is hoped he will be available to head coach Eddie Jones later in the tournament. A …

Savers drain £9.2bn from pensions -but 'not to buy a Lamborghini'

A total 1.5m people have drawn £9.2bn from their pension savings under new pension rules introduced by the last government, according to official data - but the size of withdrawals appears to be falling.<p>The average withdrawal from a saver's pension pot is £6,000, according to HM Revenue and Customs.<p>…

12 trips to 2017’s new frontiers

New flights, reopened borders, easier access. Get to the planet's freshest destinations first with these exciting trips, including holidays in China, …

Angela Merkel could be ousted by anti-Brexit hardliner part-way through negotiations

The chance that Angela Merkel could be ousted as German chancellor half-way through Brexit negotiations has increased after a heavyweight social …

Five on Brexit Island lends WH Smith a helping hand

The success of spoof Famous Five books helped drive sales forward at WH Smith as the retailer said it expected profit growth for the year to be "ahead of plan".<p>Books such as the Enid Blyton parody ‘Five on Brexit Island’ and ‘the Ladybird Book of the Hipster’ were key drivers for the FTSE 250 …

Yesterday’s @POTUS transition didn’t go so smoothly for Twitter

Some users found themselves unwittingly following @POTUS<p>When the official presidential Twitter handle changed hands yesterday, a number of users began to notice that they were following the account, even if they hadn’t followed it or had recently unfollowed it.<p>According to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, …

Carousel’s chef and co-owner Ollie Templeton gets inspired by music and Spanish vibes<p><b>My kitchen is …</b> tight, but I like it. I just moved into a place in Notting Hill, London. The first thing we did was give it a lick of paint and put up our shelves. I have an eclectic collection of glassware and …

Fans Turn Out for Comic Con in NYC: Pictures

Comics

Enchanting Photos of Autumnal Forests by a Wandering Photographer

There is nothing quite like a long walk through the woods to clear the mind, particularly in the crisp autumn air when the leaves have transformed into vibrant variations of red and orange. Thankfully, photographer Janek Sedlr captures the profound beauty of the forest in its most stunning state. …

USA's top 10 natural wonders

The third biggest country on earth, the USA packs spectacular biodiversity within its borders. Between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, you’ll encounter hot desert playas and plateaus, skyscraping mountain ranges topped by glaciers, rolling grasslands where millions of bison once roamed, tropical …

National Parks

Road Trip: Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way

Explore the sights and sounds of the Wild Atlantic Way, and meet the people who make it unforgettable.<p>At the western fringe of Europe is a marginal zone where the force of the Atlantic crashes against the jagged rock defenses of Ireland’s western seaboard. The Wild Atlantic Way, a new driving route …