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Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Here’s what made the headlines today.

NEED TO CATCH up? brings you a round-up of today’s news.


bt-young-scientist-technology-exhibition-2020 Cormac Harris and Alan O'Sullivan won the 56th BT Young Scientist Exhibition this evening. Source: Chris Bellew/Fennell Photography


trump Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, left, listens as Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, right, speaks during a briefing at the White House in Washington Source: Susan Walsh/PA Images

#ENGLAND: A woman who posed as a boy to sexually assault teenage girls was jailed for eight years.

#MEXICO: A primary school student killed a teacher and wounded five others in a school shooting in Mexico.

#PLANE CRASH: Ukraine sought evidence as a video appeared to show a missile hitting the downed airliner over Iran.


Marina Hyde’s withering columns on the Guardian are always worth a look.

This one on Westminster creaking into life again is no exception

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