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Hubble spots 'water vapour plumes' erupting from Jupiter's moon Europa

Tantalising new evidence of water vapour plumes erupting from the surface of Jupiter's moon Europa has been uncovered by the Hubble Space Telescope.

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Fabric found in Kos search for missing Ben Needham

Police searching for missing toddler Ben Needham on the holiday island of Kos have found information of "slight interest" - including fabric - following an initial excavation of a site close to where he was last seen.

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Labour must focus on winning power, London Mayor Sadiq Khan to say

Labour's big city mayors can show the party the way back into power, Mayor of London Sadiq Khan is due to tell its annual conference in Liverpool.

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England manager Sam Allardyce 'filmed giving advice on getting around FA rules'

England manager Sam Allardyce has been filmed appearing to advise businessmen on how to sidestep an outlawed player transfer practice, as part of a newspaper investigation.

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Brexit will leave UK better off than EU nations, German business boss predicts

Brexit could leave the country better off than its former European Union partners, a leading German businessman has suggested.

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Disillusion with politics is fuelling extremism, young Muslim leader warns

Extremist ideology is being fuelled by disillusion with politics, a young leader with the Kofi Annan Foundation has said.

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Hillary Clinton uses TV debate to attack Donald Trump's 'racist behaviour'

Hillary Clinton accused Donald Trump of racism as the US presidential candidates clashed in their first head-to-head debate in the race to the White House.

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William and Kate charm the Heiltsuk Nation in remote Canada rainforest

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have forged links with a remote Canadian community and left with their arms filled with presents - including a pair of dancing vests.

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'Easier for inmates to get illegal drugs than clothes or sheets' in HMP Bedford

Inmates claimed it was easier to get drugs than clothes or bedsheets at a prison where standards have deteriorated to "unacceptable levels", according to a watchdog report.

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Government aid programme attacked over value for money in overseas schemes

The Government's aid programme has been criticised by an independent review after it was found to have short-changed British taxpayers in some overseas projects.

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Children's doctors concern over number of premature babies at hypothermia risk

Leading children's doctors have raised concerns over the number of premature babies being put at risk of hypothermia.

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Campaigners warn of cyberbullying rise at start of new school year

The start of the school academic year is the "perfect storm" for cyberbullying, as searches for information about online abuse skyrocket, campaigners have warned.

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Manuka honey hailed for ability to keep medical devices free from infection

Manuka honey could be used to help keep internal medical devices such as urinary catheters free of infection, according to new research.

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Bankers and consultants 'participated in £245m loans scam'

Bankers and consultants took part in a £245 million loan scam which saw funds splashed on high-end prostitutes and luxury holidays, a court has heard.

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Virgin Trains East Coast workers to strike on October 3

Workers on Virgin Trains East Coast are to stage a 24-hour strike next week in a row over jobs and conditions.

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Sanctions against Russia should be considered, says Johnson

Boris Johnson has claimed sanctions against Russia should be "considered" amid suggestions the country is committing war crimes in Syria.

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Britain 'must accept EU citizens' right to work in UK for single market access'

Britain will only be allowed to retain access to the single market if it accepts the right of EU citizens to work in the UK, the leaders of Slovakia and the Czech Republic have insisted.

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Aldi to preserve 'significant price advantage' amid record sales of £7.7bn

The British arm of Aldi has said it will invest £300 million in store revamps after posting another year of record sales, although profits were again hit by the supermarket price war.

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Parents urged to boycott schools' country of birth requests

Parents are being urged to boycott a request to disclose their children's country of birth to schools amid fears it could be used by the Home Office for immigration enforcement.

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'Contingency planning' as bosses consider HQ shift after Brexit vote

More than three quarters of UK chief executives are thinking about shifting operations or headquarters abroad following the Brexit vote, a report has revealed.

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