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Camber Sands: Search called off after 'missing woman' found

1 hour 41 min ago
A search for a woman thought to be missing in the sea at Camber Sands is called off after she came forward to the coastguard.

Syria war: Turkey kills 25 people in latest round of air strikes

1 hour 43 min ago
Turkey says it has killed 25 militants near Jarablus in Syria, while a monitoring group reports 35 civilian deaths in same area.

Woman, 78, has arm ripped off in parked car in Cornwall

1 hour 52 min ago
A woman's arm is ripped off after it is trapped in a parked car, police say.

Work under way to clear collapsed M20 footbridge

2 hours 2 min ago
Work is under way to clear and reopen the M20 in Kent following the collapse of a footbridge.

Sir Richard Branson 'should lose knighthood' - John McDonnell

2 hours 8 min ago
British tycoon Sir Richard Branson is a "tax exile" and should be stripped of his knighthood, shadow chancellor John McDonnell suggests.

Passengers post pictures of plane's engine 'blown apart'

2 hours 26 min ago
A Southwest Airlines flight bound for Orlando in Florida had to make an emergency landing after a major problem with one of its two engines.

After the floods

2 hours 51 min ago
Widespread, catastrophic flooding across southern Louisiana this month damaged more than 100,000 homes, and killed 13 people. The project Humans of the Water set out to capture portraits of Louisianans after floodwaters wrecked homes and washed away memories, and to chronicle what was lost and what was saved.

US anthem and flag: Etiquette and law

3 hours 13 min ago
As American Football player Colin Kaepernick attracts criticism for refusing to stand for the US national anthem, what is the etiquette surrounding playing the national anthem and displaying the flag?

Hands off

3 hours 26 min ago
Jane Austen's ring, a £50m Picasso and other objects the UK has fought to keep in the country.

Vaccine sprint

4 hours 15 min ago
Africa's worst yellow fever outbreak in 30 years prompts a race to protect millions of people from the disease, complicated by a shortage of vaccines.

Bake Off's Mary Berry criticised by MasterChef judge over fryers

4 hours 28 min ago
MasterChef judge Gregg Wallace criticises Great British Bake Off star Mary Berry, calling her comments on deep-fat fryers an "attack on our British way of life".

US Open 2016: Laura Robson is back in business after long-term injury

5 hours 17 min ago
After a three-year battle with injury Laura Robson has fought her way to the US Open - now pain free, she's ready to fulfil her early promise writes Russell Fuller.

Australia stabbing: Tom Jackson's family 'proud' of injured backpacker

5 hours 43 min ago
The family of a British man injured trying to save a backpacker who was stabbed to death in Australia say they are "immensely proud" of him.

M20 motorway remains closed after bridge collapse

6 hours 16 min ago
Work is under way to clear debris from a footbridge which collapsed onto the M20, but the road is expected to remain closed until at least lunchtime on Sunday.

Airline pilots arrested on alcohol charge at Glasgow Airport

6 hours 31 min ago
Two airline pilots are arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol as they prepared to fly from Glasgow Airport to New York.

The last BHS stores close their doors

6 hours 53 min ago
The last BHS stores are set to close for the final time after 88 years on the high Street. Joe Lynam reports.

Europe migrant crisis: Germany expects 'up to 300,000' this year

8 hours 50 min ago
Germany expects up to 300,000 migrants to arrive in the country, according to the head of Germany's Federal Office for Migration and Refugees.

CEO Secrets: Airbnb co-founder shares tips for success

9 hours 1 min ago
Nathan Blecharczyk, one of the co-founders of Airbnb, offers the business advice he wishes he had been given when he started out.

Last BHS stores to close for final time after 88 years

9 hours 23 min ago
The last BHS stores are set to close their doors for the final time, ending an 88-year presence on the High Street.

Italy earthquake: Museums to donate Sunday revenue to quake relief

9 hours 57 min ago
Sunday's proceeds from state museums across Italy are to be donated to relief work in the earthquake zone as the country rallies around those affected.

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