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US Supreme Court reverses New York law restricting gun carrying rights

Weeks after being re-elected, French President Emmanuel Macron loses outright parliamentary majority - projections

Biggest UK rail strike in 30 years to go ahead after last ditch talks to resolve situation fail, says the RMT union

Powerful earthquake in Afghanistan kills at least 250 people and leaves scores injured, local official tells BBC

UK inflation hits 9.1% as prices continue to rise at their fastest rate for 40 years

Parents told to make sure children's polio vaccinations are up to date after number of virus samples found in London sewage

Oliver Dowden quits as Tory Party chairman after by-election losses, saying "someone needs to take responsibility"

Two dead and 21 injured after shooting in nightlife district of Norway’s capital, with police investigating as terror attack

Shopping centre in east Ukraine with more than 1,000 people inside hit by Russian missiles, President Zelensky says


Johnny Depp has won his defamation case against ex-wife Amber Heard, who he sued over claims of domestic abuse

Physicist Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76, a spokesman for his family has said

Coronavirus vaccine developed by Oxford University appears safe and trains the immune system, key early trials show

Ariana Grande to perform benefit concert at Emirates Old Trafford Cricket Ground for victims of Manchester attack

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Joe Biden wins US presidential election BBC projects he’s secured enough electoral college votes to defeat Donald Trump#Election2020 

Alan Turing, World War Two codebreaker and mathematician, will be the face of new Bank of England £50 note

Leaked documents reveal some of the world’s biggest banks allowed criminals to move dirty money around the world

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All 12 boys and their football coach found alive after nine days missing in Thailand caves - regional governor