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Trump warns May over tweets criticism

Donald Trump isn't backing down after Theresa May criticised him for retweeting three videos posted by the deputy leader of the far-right organisation Britain First. The prime minister's spokesman said it had been "wrong" to share the content. But the US president replied, again via Twitter: "Don't focus on me, focus on the destructive Radical Islamic Terrorism that is taking place within the United Kingdom."

One of the videos purports to show a "Muslim immigrant" attacking a young Dutch man on crutches. But a spokesman for the Dutch Public Prosecution Service said the person arrested for the attack had been "born and raised in the Netherlands".

The second, which it's thought could have been filmed in Syria, shows a man smashing a statue of the Virgin Mary. The third, showing a man being pushed from the roof of a building, originates from riots in Egypt in 2013.

The White House has defended the tweets, with spokeswoman Sarah Saunders saying: "Whether it's a real video, the threat is real." BBC North America reporter Anthony Zurcher looks at what Mr Trump retweeted and why. And BBC Trending investigates why Britain First is big online.

US: North Korea would be destroyed in war

The US has urged "all nations" - including China - to sever trade and diplomatic relations with North Korea, following the east Asian country's latest ballistic missile test. Kim Jong-un's government said it could now target any point on the mainline US. But the US's envoy to the UN, Nikki Haley, warned that North Korea would be "utterly destroyed" in the event of war.

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Could there be hope - or at least relief - for the one in seven people in the world who live with the pain of migraines? Researchers at London's King's College Hospital say a treatment using antibodies to alter the activity of chemicals in the brain had halved the number of attacks suffered by about half the people taking part in their study. They called this a "huge deal". Further trials will look at the long-term effects.

Six months on: The hardest border to sort out

Discussions over the future of the border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland have been a sticking point in Brexit negotiations. Six months ago, the BBC spoke to people living nearby about what they thought the future would bring. Have their views changed since? Find out here.

What the papers say

Several newspapers lead on Theresa May's criticisms of Donald Trump's tweets. The i says the disagreement puts a future state visit by Mr Trump in doubt. Meanwhile, the Guardian reports that some Conservative MPs are threatening to rebel against the UK's Brexit "divorce bill" if the terms of any trade agreement with the EU don't meet their requirements. And Metro, the Daily Mirror and the Sun headline on claims that Milly Dowler's killer Levi Bellfield allegedly confessed to the Russell murders of 1996. Michael Stone was convicted in 2001 of killing Lin Russell and her six-year-old daughter Megan, but has always denied any involvement.

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