Bin Laden: US offers reward for Osama’s son Hamza

Image copyright Rewards for Justice/State department Image caption Hamza Bin Laden’s whereabouts are not known The United States is offering a reward of up to $1m (£750,000) for information about

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Merger could close Fox’s mints factory in Leicester

Image caption The Fox’s Glacier factory has been making mints in Leicester since 1918 The factory that makes Fox’s Glacier mints could close under merger plans. It is proposed Fox’s

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YouTube bans comments on all videos of children

Image copyright Getty Images YouTube says it will switch off comments on almost all videos featuring under-18s, in an attempt to “better protect children and families”. Several brands stopped advertising

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André Previn dies at the age of 89

The conductor and composer André Previn has died at the age of 89. His manager told the BBC he died at his home in New York on Thursday morning. Previn

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Momo challenge: ‘Freaky game’ described as hoax

Image caption Police in Craigavon posted advice about momo on Facebook The fictional online character “Momo”, which was alleged to have encouraged children to self-harm, has been described as a

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‘Useless slimming pills face fake Amazon reviews’ fine

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption US government advice suggests the supplements have “little or no effect” on weight loss A company that sold “ineffective” fat-fighting herbal supplements is facing

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Tan France: ‘Why I don’t knock fast fashion’

Tan France has explained to BBC Radio 5 Live why he doesn’t criticise ‘fast fashion’. France is the fashion expert on Netflix series Queer Eye. He told BBC Radio 5

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Bank customers hit by dozens of IT shutdowns

Image copyright Getty Images Customers suffered dozens of digital banking shutdowns last year, according to new figures that reveal the scale of banks’ IT problems for the first time. UK

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Google must provide details on Nest microphone error

Image copyright Google Image caption The Nest Guard contained a microphone, but Google did not disclose that in the product’s specifications US senators have written to Google asking for more

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Pakistan ‘to free Indian pilot on Friday’

Pakistan will release a captured Indian pilot as a “peace gesture” on Friday, Prime Minister Imran Khan has said. Mr Khan revealed the decision in parliament after a speech in

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