Christopher Tappin has appeared in US court. He spoke only to confirm his name. He will be back in court on Friday when he will ask for bail.
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Fine start to the week for most but turning wet and windy from Wednesday.
Thousands of people have lined the banks of the Mersey to see Cunard's three flagship ocean liners sail down the river.
Claims that surgeons used an old saw found in a cupboard to amputate a patient's leg are being investigated.