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Research failed to show benefits of reducing bad cholesterol – study

But the study was criticised by other scientists who said its conclusions were based on ‘flawed analysis’.

NHS Test and Trace needs scaling up to reopen schools safely – study

A second wave of Covid-19 cases could be prevented with increased testing, contact tracing and isolation, the authors found.

Prosecutor seeks Trump tax returns ‘due to extensive criminal conduct’

A Manhattan prosecutor said there had been ‘protracted criminal conduct at the Trump Organisation’.

UK mass testing key to reopening safely says expert

Society could reopen fully for people who test negative for the virus, one expert has suggested

New Genoa bridge inaugurated despite boycott by victims’ families

A total of 43 people were killed when part of the Morandi Bridge collapsed.

US Navy investigates video of ‘dog attack’ on man in Kaepernick shirt at event

The videos show four dogs attacking a man, who is wearing a red Kaepernick football shirt.

Men held after ex-England footballer Kieron Dyer ‘racially abused at golf club’

Mr Dyer described being ‘deeply upset’ by the alleged racist abuse

Russian hackers stole trade documents from UK minister's email, report says

Classified UK-US trade documents were leaked in the run-up to the last general election

There might never be a silver bullet for Covid-19, says WHO chief

The remarks came following a meeting of the WHO-convened emergency committee of international experts on Friday

Retired Pope Benedict ‘ill after visit to Germany’

The 93-year-old former pontiff is reported to have been suffering from a facial infection after visiting his dying brother in Regensburg, Bavaria.