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Actor and former wrestler Dwayne Johnson aka The Rock

£49 million man Dwayne rocks to the top of Forbes rich list

Mia Ayliffe-chung died after being stabbed at a backpackers' hostel in Australia (Tommy Martin/PA)

Court adjourns case against man accused of murdering British backpacker

Police officers on Camber Sands near Rye

RNLI to provide bank holiday lifeguards cover at deaths tragedy beach

The UK economy continued to grow in the run-up to the EU referendum, figures show

'Very little anecdotal evidence' UK economy hit by Brexit uncertainty

A computer generated image issued by EDF of the planned Hinkley Point C nuclear plant (EDF/PA)

'New Hinkley Point power station not essential for UK to meet energy targets'

Patrick Kabele, 32, of Willesden, north-west London, is due to appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court

Man due to appear in court on Syria-related terror charges

Former BHS boss Dominic Chappell

Sir Philip Green stitched me up, ex-BHS boss claims

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Abdullahi Ahmed Jama Farah is facing jail for helping a friend go to Syria (Greater Manchester Police/PA)

Cousin of 'teenage terror twins' to be sentenced for helping friend go to Syria

The busiest single day for motorists embarking on leisure journeys is expected to be Saturday

Millions of people due to take to the road as Bank Holiday getaway begins

Ukip leadership contender Bill Etheridge suggested the national broadcaster should be sold off

Ukip leadership hopeful Bill Etheridge calls for BBC to be privatised

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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, right, welcomes Nigel Farage at a campaign rally in Jackson, Mississippi (AP)

Hillary Clinton blasts Nigel Farage for Trump rally attack

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will reveal plans for an arts pupil premium at every English primary school

Jeremy Corbyn to spell out 'transformative' arts vision

Jeremy Hunt has been urged to admit that there is a disparity between what the NHS is being asked to achieve and the money that is available to do it

A&Es and hospitals face closure in NHS funding crisis

A bathrobe hangs from a wall of a collapsed house in Villa San Lorenzo a Flaviano, near Amatrice, central Italy (AP)

Three Britons killed in Italy earthquake

A CCTV image of a black modified VW Transporter leaving the Redstone Hill area of Redhill in Surrey (Surrey Police/PA)

Police 'taking seriously' reports of young boy taken away in van

Consumer confidence has seen its highest monthly bounce since February 2013, according to one survey

Consumer confidence sees fastest monthly rise in three years - survey

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"Legal highs" seized by trading standards officers, as research revealed 308 retailers were no longer selling the drugs

186 people arrested in three months since 'legal highs' ban introduced

The Prime Minister highlighted the opportunities which Brexit could lead to

May: Brexit will create growth opportunities for UK tourism

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Mary Berry said she wants a total end to fizzy drinks

Mary Berry sets her sights on the nation's waistlines

Poldark and its star Aidan Turner will returning for a new series (BBC/PA)

Spoiler alert: Don't tell, Poldark and The Fall fans urged

Joey Essex obtained a GCSE in general studies

GCSE D-day for Joey Essex

Boris Johnson said those responsible must be held to account

Boris Johnson says those using chemical weapons in Syria must be held to account

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A CCTV image of a black modified VW Transporter leaving the Redstone Hill, Redhill, area in Surrey (Surrey Police/PA)

Police launch appeal after bike boy 'taken into van'

Jeremy Hunt has been urged to admit that there is a disparity between what the NHS is being asked to achieve and the money that is available to do it

A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warns

Mia Ayliffe-Chung was stabbed to death at an Australian hostel (Tommy Martin/PA)

Man accused of stabbing UK backpacker 'may have been obsessed with her'

Ukip leadership contender Bill Etheridge

Ukip leadership hopeful Bill Etheridge calls for BBC to be privatised

Owen Smith said it was "essential" to guard against a split

Owen Smith accuses Jeremy Corbyn of being 'happy' about vote for Brexit

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The temporary changes are not impacting the adult A&E, which remains unaffected and open

Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'

Rescuers make their way through destroyed houses following Wednesday's earthquake in Italy (AP)

Three Britons reportedly killed in Italy earthquake

Police officers on Camber Sands near Rye

Relatives 'angry' at lack of safety measures after five men die in beach tragedy

Health experts warned it would be a mistake to think financial pressures have eased

English NHS trusts' deficit 'halved over course of a year'

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Diane James said she wants to 'refresh and review' Ukip's 2015 general election manifesto

Why Ukip leadership hopeful Diane James is not proposing any policies

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The Independent Police Complaints Commission is looking at complaints made against Katy Bourne

Sussex police and crime commissioner probed over expenses claims

Patrick Kabele was arrested by officers from the Metropolitan Police's Counter-Terrorism Command

Man charged with Syria-related terrorist offences

The guidance suggests drinkers should have several booze-free days a week to reduce their intake

Call for mandatory health warnings on alcohol products

Pupils celebrate their GCSE results at King Edward VI High School for Girls in Birmingham

GCSE results in record fall as girls outperform boys again

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The Great British Bake Off contestants (BBC/PA)

Bake Off's return cooks up record 10.4m audience

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RMT workers on Southern Railway are to take strike action in a row over ticket office closures

Southern passengers facing more misery with RMT strike in ticket offices row

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan speaks during a press conference at Station F in Paris, France, with Mayor of Paris Anne Hidalgo.

Sadiq Khan condemns French burkini ban during visit to Paris

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn arrives at Glasgow Central Station

Corbyn secures seat on Virgin train

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The Duke of Cambridge listens in to real calls during a visit to Young Minds

I've had too many sad families with the air ambulance, William tells charity

The firm insisted numbers will not be given out, and data will still be encrypted

Firms could target WhatsApp users after privacy policy change

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Businessman Lord David Sainsbury donated £2,150,000 to Labour and £2,125,000 to the Liberal Democrats

Labour gallop ahead of Tories in donations stakes with £6.2m in EU poll run-up

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, right, welcomes Nigel Farage at a campaign rally in Jackson, Mississippi (AP)

Brexit an anti-establishment victory, Nigel Farage tells Trump supporters

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TV controllers were quizzed about the scheduling of the return of the BBC's Poldark, starring Aidan Turner, against ITV's Victoria

BBC's peak-time slots for popular shows impacts on rivals, says Channel 4 figure

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The new Chancellor faced calls to publish an analysis of how measures in budgets hit people across the earnings range after George Osborne abandoned the practice

Hammond urged to detail Budget impact analysis

A spokesman says the investigation is continuing the judge has agreed to 'continue to refrain from sitting'

Investigation into High Court judge ongoing nearly a year on

The incident caused the flight to be delayed

'Tiff' between two easyJet cabin crew members causes flight delay

Sports Direct founder Mike Ashley faced a grilling from MPs on the Business Select Committee in June

Sports Direct investors demand independent review of company practices

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