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London terror attack: Police receive flowers in sympathy

Well-wishers are taking flowers to police stations across England after the London terror attack.

London attack: 'A policeman was on the floor' - witness accounts

Four people, including an armed police officer, have died in a terrorist incident near the Houses of Parliament.

Trusts placed in special measures over finances

NHS trusts must "keep a strong grip on their finances", NHS Improvement boss says.

Ex-football coach Barry Bennell denies 20 sex offence charges

Former football coach Barry Bennell pleads not guilty to 20 sexual offence charges against boys.

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US healthcare bill: Trump issues Friday vote ultimatum

The president demands a make-or-break vote on Friday on a new health care bill to replace Obamacare.

Man held for 'driving at crowd' in Antwerp, Belgium

A man is arrested in the Belgian city of Antwerp on suspicion of driving at a crowd, police say.

More than 200 migrants feared drowned in Mediterranean

An aid group finds two capsized boats capable of carrying 100 migrants each, and only five bodies.

Pro-settlement hardliner Friedman confirmed as US envoy to Israel

Daniel Friedman, a critic of the two-state solution, is approved by the Republican-led US Senate.