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VIDEO: Remains of first US colonists identified

Scientists have identified the remains of four men who were among the early leaders of Virginia’s Jamestown settlement – the first successful British colony that gave rise to modern day America. 12 more words

Bbc

Britain's Forgotten Slave Owners

This was a two parter on the BBC focusing on the recent discovery in Britain’s National Archive of the complete listings of slave owners who were compensated when slavery was abolished in 1832. 741 more words

Real Life

Seafood lunch @ The Fishmarket, Malliag

While S and I were on our road trip through Scotland we stopped at Malliag for a meal as we had been recommended to eat in this town as it was the harbour from which all fish was distributed from. 300 more words

UK

How Spiffing Is Your British Pronunciation, Love?

Hopping across the pond any time soon, Biscuit?  Then instead of laughing at the British accents of your flight attendants, know that they’re secretly (and discreetly) laughing at yours, too. 52 more words

Features

VIDEO: Who is Turkey targeting with air strikes?

Turkey has begun bombing targets in both Syria and Iraq, but they are not just bombing Islamic State fighters – they have also been targeting Kurdish militants. 13 more words

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VIDEO: Human trafficking in 60 secs

The BBC looks at the extent of human trafficking across the globe.

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