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Counter-terrorism officers arrest second man in London operation

A second man has been arrested as part of an investigation in London by counter-terrorism officers.

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'Rebel without a cause' Corbyn unsuitable for No 10 - Tory chief

The Tories have launched a highly personal attack on Jeremy Corbyn, warning the Labour leader would unable to take the "difficult decisions" needed in the event of a major terrorist attack.

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Ron Howard leads tributes as Happy Days actress Erin Moran dies at 56

Former Happy Days actors Ron Howard and Henry Winkler have led tributes to their co-star Erin Moran, who has died at the age of 56.

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Labour seeks to create four patron saints' day bank holidays

A Labour government will seek to create four new UK-wide bank holidays on the patron saint's day of each of the home nations, Jeremy Corbyn has announced.

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Royal send-off for record number of London Marathon runners

London Marathon runners received a royal send-off as a record number began the gruelling 26.2-mile feat.

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Strength of 'brand Britain' important post-Brexit, says Cath Kidston boss

The chief executive of Cath Kidston has said it is essential for "brand Britain" that businesses continue to have access to key markets and fresh talent and that the rights of EU nationals are protected following Brexit.

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Tycoon Sir Philip Green 'could still lose knighthood year after BHS collapse'

Sir Philip Green has been warned that he could still be stripped of his knighthood and faces further questions from MPs, one year after the collapse of BHS.

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Burka ban reversal not an attack on Muslims, Ukip leader says

Paul Nuttall has denied Ukip's reversal on pushing for a public burka ban alongside proposals against Sharia law amount to an "attack" on Muslims.

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Reality star's boyfriend arrested over nightclub acid attack

Arthur Collins, the boyfriend of reality TV star Ferne McCann, has been arrested in connection with the east London nightclub acid attack, which left two revellers partially blinded and others disfigured.

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TSB boss hits out at plans to spare RBS from selling off Williams & Glyn

The boss of TSB has hit out at plans to spare Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) from selling off its Williams & Glyn network, adding that competition concerns will not be addressed by a £750 million pot of Government money for challenger banks.

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100 firefighters tackle Dagenham warehouse blaze

A vast warehouse blaze is being tackled by around 100 firefighters, emergency services said.

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Nafisah Baba named as BBC's Young Dancer 2017

BBC's Young Dancer 2017 has been named as Nafisah Baba.

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Bernie Ecclestone: New F1 title is like a hitman having gun but no bullets

Former Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone has said his new title is like "giving a hitman a gun and no bullets".

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All-girl dance troupe wow their way into BGT semi-final

An all-girl dance troupe have already won their slot at the Britain's Got Talent semi-final after wowing judge Alesha Dixon.

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Polls show huge lead for Tories

Theresa May goes into the general election on June 8 with a big lead over Labour, according to a clutch of new polls, with one showing half of all voters backing the Conservatives.

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Nicola Sturgeon: Tory hard-liners aim to take over country with election

Tory "hard-liners" want to "take over the country" by winning more power in the general election, according to Scotland's First Minister.

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Lotto jackpot rolls over to £6.9 million

Lottery players will be crossing their fingers for luck on Wednesday as no jackpot winners in Saturday's draw means there is a top prize of £6.9 million up for grabs.

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Pregnant woman recovers after bleach attack

A pregnant woman is recovering after she had bleach thrown in her eyes, police said.

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Britain sees first coal-free day since Industrial Revolution

Britain has experienced its first full day without generating any electricity from coal since the Industrial Revolution.

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James Cameron reveals Avatar sequels will be in cinemas from 2020

Director James Cameron has announced that the sequels to Avatar are under way and due on screen from 2020.

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