BBC News - UK 23 February 2018

Operation Sanctuary review finds adult abuse 'extensive'

After 700 victims were groomed in one region, ministers are told to urgently review exploitation laws.

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Stephen Fry recovering from prostate cancer surgery

The presenter had surgery for prostate cancer and says "it all seemed to go pretty well".

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KFC's apology for running out of chicken is pretty cheeky

The fast-food chain switched the three letters in its name around to apologise to customers.

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Aid organisations 'truly sorry' for sector's failings

Charities publish joint letter of apology following allegations of sexual misconduct.

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Rugby rape trial: Jackson 'horrified' by claim

Ulster and Ireland player Paddy Jackson says the alleged victim followed him up to his bedroom twice.

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'Disbelief and discontent' over rail timetable delays

New train timetables could be published just four weeks before journeys are due to happen

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Red Arrows death: Ejection seat firm fined £1.1m

The death of Red Arrows pilot Sean Cunningham was "an entirely preventable tragedy", a judge says.

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Abortion: UK 'breaches NI's women's rights'

The UK violates women's rights in Northern Ireland by restricting access to abortion, UN committee finds.

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Plastic straws could be banned, suggests Michael Gove

The environment secretary suggests outlawing plastic straws could be easier after Brexit.

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Brexit: Jeremy Hunt says UK will not stay in customs union

Minister says the UK will find a "different way" to ensure "frictionless trade" after Brexit.

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Electric powered Minis to be built in China

BMW plans a partnership with a Chinese firm to build electric-powered Minis in China.

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Chef counts cost of no-show diners

An Edinburgh restaurant will begin charging cancellation fees when people book tables then fail to show up.

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Aunts pay tribute to brothers killed in Coventry crash

Casper and Corey Platt-May were hit by a car as they crossed a road in Coventry.

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Tracey Emin: 'A lot of men have changed' towards women

The artist says a younger generation of men would find it "unbelievable" to be abusive towards women.

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The trouble knowing how much screen time is 'too much'

Concerns about time spent online are widespread, but knowing how much is 'healthy' is difficult.

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