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Sir Jeremy Heywood to take break for cancer treatment

Image copyright PA The UK’s top civil servant, Sir Jeremy Heywood, is to take a leave of absence over the summer to receive further treatment for cancer. Sir Jeremy, who has been cabinet secretary since 2011, will step aside until early September. His duties will be assumed on a temporary ...

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With Congress’s Approval, Hemp-Derived CBD May Become Legal Soon

Cannabidiol is a non-psychoactive cannabinoid that can be derived from industrial hemp and the whole cannabis plant. Although cannabidiol is medically beneficial and non-psychoactive, courts sided with the Drug Enforcement Administration last month that CBD is considered a marijuana extract under federal law. Therefore, as a marijuana extract, CBD falls ...

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University student suicide rates revealed

Image copyright Getty Images Suicide rates for higher education students have been revealed for the first time. The Office of National Statistics figures show 95 recorded university student suicides for the 12 months to July 2017 in England and Wales. This is lower than for the general population of similar ...

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Nigerian music star D’banj’s son ‘drowns at home’

Image caption The musician, whose real name is Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo, became a father in May 2017 The one-year-old son of Nigerian music star D’banj has drowned in a pool at his home in the commercial city of Lagos, local media report. D’banj did not directly confirm the Sunday incident ...

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Newspaper headlines: ‘Panemonium’ at World Cup victory

Image caption The Sun features a full-page picture of England’s players celebrating a John Stones goal after thrashing Panama in the World Cup. The 6-1 score is the highest margin England have won a game in a competitive tournament. Image caption More than 30,000 children between the ages of 10 ...

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