THURSDAY’S TOP STORIES
:: Daily Star, Metro
The stepbrother of Bristol teen Becky Watts has been charged with her murder.
:: Daily Mail
Islamic State extremists, masquerading as policemen, are cold-calling UK pensioners and conning them into handing over their savings, police have revealed.
:: The Daily Telegraph
Giving teenagers more information on drugs could be counter-productive, the Government’s advisory board on drugs has warned the Home Secretary.
:: The Guardian
The chair of the BBC Trust says she believes it is time for an external regulator to oversee the BBC following several financial and editorial management failures.
:: Daily Express
A new study suggests that taking statins could increase your risk of developing diabetes by 46%.
:: Financial Times
The Bank of England risks becoming embroiled in a fraud investigation over the potential rigging of money-market auctions launched at the start of the financial crisis.
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