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Charlie Gard parents end legal fight as time runs out for 'beautiful' baby

Letting "gorgeous" Charlie go is "the hardest thing we'll ever have to do", his parents say.

Rashan Jermaine Charles dies after Hackney police pursuit

Rashan Jermaine Charles was taken ill after "trying to swallow an object" in a shop in east London, police say.

Man in court on kidnap, rape and murder charges

Mujahid Arshid is accused of killing a 19-year-old woman and attempting to murder another woman.

Charlie Gard: Parents face 'backlash' over hospital threats

Charlie Gard's parents say they have faced a "backlash" after GOSH said staff had been threatened.

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Trump son-in-law Kushner defends conduct after Senate testimony

"All my actions were proper," says Donald Trump's son-in-law after giving evidence to a Senate panel.

Switzerland chainsaw attack: Police hunt Schaffhausen attacker

Five people were injured in the town of Schaffhausen after being attacked with a chainsaw.

Heinz in court over 'healthy' toddlers' snack Shredz

The food giant denies using false marketing for Shredz, a fruit bar critics compare to confectionery.

Poland's President Duda vetoes judicial reforms after protests

Poland's president rejects a controversial law to replace Supreme Court judges with political nominees.