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  1. Turkey off the Christmas menu for conservationistTue, 11 Dec 2018 01:13:17 GMT
    Turkey is off the Christmas menu for a retired businessman who prefers to look after the big birds in his garden. Brian Moodie, 72, started keeping turkeys in his back garden in Camelon, near Falkirk, eight years ago in a bid to help conserve rare breeds and now looks after 30 birds. More...
  2. China ruling could ban some Apple iPhones sales amid Qualcomm fightMon, 10 Dec 2018 20:49:39 GMT
    Chip supplier Qualcomm Inc on Monday said it had won a preliminary order from a Chinese court banning the sale of several older Apple Inc iPhone models in China due to two patent violations around software features, though Apple said its phones remain available in the country. The preliminary order from the Fuzhou Intermediate People's Court, issued last week, affects the iPhone 6S through the iPhone X that were originally sold with older versions of Apple's iOS operating system. More...
  3. Judge warns teen driver who killed four he 'will be punished'Mon, 10 Dec 2018 16:31:05 GMT
    Adnan Ashraf Jarral with his son Usman Adnan Jarral, who both died in a car crash in Sheffield last month A teenager has admitted causing the deaths by dangerous driving of four people, including a 16-month-old boy, in a horror car crash in Sheffield. Elliott Bower, 18, was driving a VW Golf which was being pursued by police when it crashed into a people carrier in the Darnall area of the city last month. More...
  4. Russian court convicts ex-policemen of 56 murdersMon, 10 Dec 2018 12:04:09 GMT
    A court in Russia's eastern Siberia has convicted a former policeman of murdering 56 women, bringing the number he is believed to have killed to at least 78. The court on Monday found Mikhail Popkov, from the eastern Siberian city of Angarsk, guilty of the murders between 1994 and 2000 and sentenced him to life in prison. Popkov, who was arrested in 2012, is already serving life for 22 other killings. More...
  5. Big investors call for carbon price, end to coal powerMon, 10 Dec 2018 07:34:38 GMT
    More than 450 asset managers, including major pension funds and insurance companies, are calling on governments to phase out coal-fired power plants and put a meaningful price on carbon to help tackle climate change. The funds, with over $32 trillion in assets, issued their appeal Monday as ministers gathered in Katowice, Poland, for the second week of a U.N. climate summit. More...