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Finsbury Park: Man 'wanted to kill Muslims in van attack'

Darren Osborne is accused of driving a van into people near Finsbury Park mosques in June last year.

Appeal to find Camden hospital collapse man's family

Police found the man collapsed outside a hospital in London at Christmas.

Lesbian couple sues for son's US citizenship

The spouses had two babies in London, but only the US citizen's child was recognised as an American.

Celine Dookhran case: Woman texts mother 'he's going to kill me'

A woman who survived an attempt to kill her tried to raise the alarm with a text message, a court hears.

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US shutdown ends as Congress passes bill

The US government shutdown is over after Congress reached a temporary budget deal.

Pope Francis sorry for upsetting abuse victims

Pope Francis apologises for "hurting" sex abuse victims whom he accused of slandering a Chilean bishop.

Catholic deacon accused of murder by air injection in Belgium

A Catholic deacon and former nurse is accused of at least 10 murders, using injections of air.

Syria offensive: US seeks to address Turkey's 'legitimate' security concerns

Turkey has legitimate security concerns in northern Syria, where it has sent troops, Washington says.