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Man stabbed to death in Fulham fight

Image copyright Google Image caption Police were called to the scene by ambulance crews A man has been stabbed to death in a fight in south-west London. Members of the public tried to save the 29-year-old victim before police and paramedics arrived but he died at the scene in Fulham. Police were called to junction of Munster Road and Gowan …

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Chris Frost punch death: Brother ‘feels sorry’ for killer

Image copyright Frost family Image caption Chris Frost, pictured on a family holiday to Fuerteventura, died last August The brother of a man who died when his friend punched him says he felt sorry for the killer when he saw him “broken” and apologetic in court. Chris Frost, 31, died after hitting his head on the ground following a punch …

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Catherine Shaw death: Woman missing in Guatemala had ‘blow to head’

Image copyright Lucie Blackman Trust Image caption Catherine Shaw left her accommodation in Guatemala in the early hours of 5 March A woman who went missing in Guatemala died of a blow to the head, a post-mortem examination has found. Catherine Shaw, 23, from Witney, Oxfordshire, was reported missing after she left Hotel Mayachik near Lake Atitlan on 5 March. …

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Death metal music inspires joy not violence

Image copyright Getty Images I’ve had one desire since I was born; to see my body ripped and torn. The lyrics of death metal band Bloodbath’s cannibalism-themed track, Eaten, do not leave much to the imagination. But neither this song – nor the gruesome lyrics of others of the genre – inspire violence. That is the conclusion of Macquarie University’s …

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‘Gross failures’ in Marcie Tadman sepsis death

Image copyright Family handout Image caption Marcie could have survived if doctors followed national guidelines on treating severely ill children A two-year-old girl died from sepsis because of major failings in the way she was cared for by medics, an inquest has found. Marcie Tadman suffered a fatal cardiac arrest at the Royal United Hospital in Bath on 5 December …

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Missing Catherine Shaw: Guatemala death ‘a tragic accident’

Image copyright PA Image caption Catherine Shaw left her accommodation in Guatemala in the early hours of 5 March A British woman who went missing in Guatemala probably died in “a tragic accident”, a charity has said. Catherine Shaw, 23, from Witney, Oxfordshire, was reported missing after she left Hotel Mayachik near Lake Atitlan on 5 March. Her body was …

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Ethiopian Airlines crash: British man’s ‘shock’ at father’s death

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSon of Ethiopian Airlines passenger: “I’m still in shock” A British man whose father was on the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed on Sunday has spoken of the last moments they spent together. Ben Kuria said he was still in shock after hearing that Joseph Waithaka – a 55-year-old Kenyan and British …

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Baby Pearl was mother’s third baby death probe

Image caption A cot was seen taken to the area where baby Pearl was discovered in Heywood The mother of a baby girl whose body was found in woodland had faced police probes over the deaths of two of her other children, an inquest has heard. The baby, named Pearl by detectives, was discovered in Bluebell Woods in Heywood, Greater …

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