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Will it be back to business as usual once riots halt?

YET more booty looting and smashing and burning of shops occurred last night – but the majority of it was not in London.

Mumbling mayor is back home

London Mayor Boris Johnson turned up in Clapham Junction and was heckled by onlookers as he took a belated stroll around the areas that had been terrorised by looting yobs last night.

The mumbling Mayor had just got back from his holiday, to the onslaught of angry residents – foaming at the mouth over why police had been slow to react in some areas when the disorder engulfed their communities.

UK MPs to debate riots on Thursday

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Water cannon calls rejected by Home Secretary

The UK's new Home Secretary, Theresa May, givi...

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British PM to return from holiday early for crisis talks

David Cameron at the 37th G8 Summit in Deauvil...

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Are you a sophisticated alcoholic?

Ex-booze-addict-cum-book-author David Allen has penned a new book for people who are battling the booze in a sophisticated way.

The book, titled "Sophisticated Alcoholic", is targeted at those who may not realise they are "alcoholics" in the true sense, but maybe drinking to excess - but trying to desperately hide their drinking habits around their normal working/family lives.

Ticking pensions time bomb

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Tough on the causes of killers

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AMBITIOUS PLANS to restore the balance of justice in the criminal justice system when it comes to calls for bringing back the death penalty for murderers will be launched next week.

Betrayal from 'trusted friend'?

It's All In The World










Conspiracy theorists have been analysing why representatives of News International would have given Sara Payne a mobile phone, only to hack it - allegedly.

Amy Winehouse won't be the last

Amy Winehouse at the Eurockéennes of 2007

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