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Woman held at Heathrow Airport in anti-terrorism probe

She was being questioned about offences under the Terrorism Act.

Grenfell death toll 'may be below 80'

The investigation into the fire may lead to individual as well as corporate manslaughter charges, police say.

British kayaker Emma Kelty 'murdered' on Amazon trip

Two teenagers and a man are held by Brazilian police over the 43-year-old kayaker's death.

Victor Bede: New Year drug-death ambulance delay 'regrettable'

Victor Bede died during London Ambulance Service's computer system crash on New Year's Day.

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Mexico: Strong earthquake topples buildings, killing scores

The tremor toppled buildings in the capital, including a school, with many trapped in the rubble.

Hurricane Maria bears down on Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico

"Evacuate," Puerto Rico's safety commissioner warned residents. "Otherwise, you're going to die."

Trump's first UN speech met with criticism from some leaders

The US president's first key speech at the UN was denounced by some member nations he had singled out.

Catalonia referendum: Spanish raid on Unipost deals blow to vote

Police discover a mass of documents directly related to the banned independence referendum.