Adam Withnall

Adam Withnall writes for http://independent.co.uk

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Police said the bull semen was surprisingly valuable

Thieves steal four pints of bull semen from Minnesota farm - and could sell it for $70,000

Police say they are investigating, but have no suspects

Study reveals top 50 things that make people in Britain feel 'great' – and they are mostly free

Fresh sheets – a chore or a moment of ecstasy?

Student Tommy Connolly has worked extra shifts selling fruit and veg to help his cousin and her baby get by, after he brought her in off the streets

Australian student Tommy Connolly, 23, adopts his pregnant, homeless 17-year-old cousin to give her a chance at 'a better life'

Thousands of pounds have been raised to help the unlikely family after his moving story emerged

European Union handout photo of Jean-Claude Juncker receiving Prime Minister David Cameron at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium.

David Cameron accused of making 'fictional' manifesto pledge on EU treaty change after Brussels' Juncker rules out negotiations

The European Commission president says there will be 'no treaty change proposals' while he is in charge

Isis in Mexico: Right-wing watchdog claims 'Islamic State' fighters have established a base 'eight miles from the US border'

But are such seemingly unfounded reports actually playing into Isis' hands?

Image taken by excavation team shows skeletons discovered in an ancient cemetery in Rakhigarhi village of Hisar, India

Ancient skeletons found in India provide new insight into mindset of world's earliest humans

Forensic experts from South Korea will now attempt to reconstruct the ancient people’s DNA

CEO Dan Price has pledged to pay all his workers at least $70,000

Dan Price: Seattle CEO cuts own salary by 90% to pay every worker at least $70,000

The tech business founder says CEO pay in the US is 'way out of whack'

Boko Haram released a video of the kidnapped schoolgirls last year, where they appeared reasonably fit and well in a wooded location, followed by a rant from the group’s leader Abubakar Shekau (AFP)

One year on from Chibok girl kidnappings, UN identifies 19 countries where sexual abuse of both boys and girls has become a way of life

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says the abduction of the schoolgirls was 'one of the most alarming episodes' of sexual violence last year

File image of Mikhail Gorbachev

Mikhail Gorbachev hasn't died twice in two days

Internet death hoaxes regularly emerge surrounding the Peace Prize winner

Vladimir Putin named most influential figure in the world for 2015 by Time 100 readers' poll

International vote saw Russian President again topping a power list

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Why Mohammed Emwazi chose Isis

His friends were betrayed and killed by al-Shabaab
'The solution can never be to impassively watch on while desperate people drown'
An open letter to David Cameron: Building fortress Europe has had deadly results

Open letter to David Cameron

Building the walls of fortress Europe has had deadly results
Tory candidates' tweets not as 'spontaneous' as they seem - you don't say!

You don't say!

Tory candidates' election tweets not as 'spontaneous' as they appear
Mubi: Netflix for people who want to stop just watching trash

So what is Mubi?

Netflix for people who want to stop just watching trash all the time
The impossible job: how to follow Kevin Spacey?

The hardest job in theatre?

How to follow Kevin Spacey
Armenian genocide: To continue to deny the truth of this mass human cruelty is close to a criminal lie

Armenian genocide and the 'good Turks'

To continue to deny the truth of this mass human cruelty is close to a criminal lie
Lou Reed: The truth about the singer's upbringing beyond the biographers' and memoirists' myths

'Lou needed care, but what he got was ECT'

The truth about the singer's upbringing beyond
Migrant boat disaster: This human tragedy has been brewing for four years and EU states can't say they were not warned

This human tragedy has been brewing for years

EU states can't say they were not warned
Women's sportswear: From tackling a marathon to a jog in the park, the right kit can help

Women's sportswear

From tackling a marathon to a jog in the park, the right kit can help
Hillary Clinton's outfits will be as important as her policies in her presidential bid

Clinton's clothes

Like it or not, her outfits will be as important as her policies
NHS struggling to monitor the safety and efficacy of its services outsourced to private providers

Who's monitoring the outsourced NHS services?

A report finds that private firms are not being properly assessed for their quality of care
Zac Goldsmith: 'I'll trigger a by-election over Heathrow'

Zac Goldsmith: 'I'll trigger a by-election over Heathrow'

The Tory MP said he did not want to stand again unless his party's manifesto ruled out a third runway. But he's doing so. Watch this space
How do Greek voters feel about Syriza's backtracking on its anti-austerity pledge?

How do Greeks feel about Syriza?

Five voters from different backgrounds tell us what they expect from Syriza's charismatic leader Alexis Tsipras
From Iraq to Libya and Syria: The wars that come back to haunt us

The wars that come back to haunt us

David Cameron should not escape blame for his role in conflicts that are still raging, argues Patrick Cockburn
Sam Baker and Lauren Laverne: Too busy to surf? Head to The Pool

Too busy to surf? Head to The Pool

A new website is trying to declutter the internet to help busy women. Holly Williams meets the founders