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Police were called to reports of a fight and found two teenagers with stab wounds

Murder probe launched after teenage boy dies in stabbing

Kaiton Warnes (left) and Charlie Clift, who have gone missing

Missing boys involved in family court case believed to be in North Cyprus

Missing teenage girl Emily Wicking (Cleveland Police/PA)

Missing Emily Wicking, 14, believed to be seeking man she met on internet

Ukip leader Nigel Farage is campaigning for Britain to leave the EU

Nigel Farage launches Ukip campaign for EU exit

Badger culling is now under way in Dorset, Somerset and Gloucestershire, the Government said

Badger culls begin in Dorset despite opposition from animal rights groups

Vincent Woolsgrove with a Dutch cannon

Diver to be sentenced for £46,000 cannon fraud

Four-year-old Austen Harrison was crushed to death when an 18-stone mirror fell on him

Hugo Boss faces large fine after boy crushed to death by mirror

The Hatton Garden Safe Deposit raid saw thieves break into the vault and ransack 73 safety deposit boxes

13 people due in court on £10m Hatton Garden Easter raid charges

David Cameron is visiting Spain and Portugal as part of his attempts to win EU reforms

Migration crisis set to overshadow David Cameron's EU reform visits

Emergency coordinator Will Turner talks to refugees on a boat about the current location, the destination and the geography of Europe (Medecins Sans Frontieres/PA)

Aid worker sees first hand tragic situation of desperate refugee families

Environment Agency fisheries expert Paul Frear holding a lamprey. Credit: Environment Agency/PA

Lampreys returning to English rivers after conservation work

Star Wars characters outside the Disney store in London

Star Wars fans awaken early for 'Force Friday'

Labour leadership contenders (left - right) Jeremy Corbyn, Yvette Cooper, Liz Kendall (partially obscured) and Andy Burnham after a live debate

Liz Kendall: Tories will bid to 'wipe out' Labour after new leader elected

The amount of TV teenagers watch could have an effect on their GCSE results

Watching TV and spending time online 'can damage GCSE results'

Police arrested the woman after she disembarked from a flight from Istanbul at Luton Airport

'Syria-bound' mother arrested on return to UK

The Norwegian Siem Pilot ship carrying to Italy hundreds of migrants rescued in several operations in the Mediterranean (AP)

United Nations refugee chief urges EU to develop mass relocation plan

Sources close to Ed Miliband dismissed as speculation reports that he is to set to rule out a return to frontline politics

Reports that Ed Miliband will quit frontline politics dismissed as 'speculation'

"Swan Lake" Barbie. A leading woman scientist says toys like Barbie dolls are holding back girls who would be better off playing with Lego

Hi Barbie, do you wanna go for a ride? Girls urged to ditch dolls for Lego

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The amount of time people spent checking a property before buying it increased as people got older, research showed

Home buyers urged not to rush viewings before purchasing properties

Retailers suffered a disappointing August

Sales fall at high street stores after August washout

The return to school brings mixed feelings for mothers, research reveals

Poll reveals school gate stress for working mothers

Police have been investigating an alleged fraud against public and private bodies

15 charged after inquiry into '£12 million fraud'

Water supplies were affected by the outbreak

United Utilities faces £15m compensation bill after Lancashire water bug

Pizza Express is ending the taking of an admin fee for staff tips paid via credit or debit card

Pizza Express axes admin fee on staff tips paid by card

Legislation to introduce minimum alcohol pricing north of the border was passed by the Scottish Parliament in 2012

EU legal opinion does not rule out minimum alcohol price - Nicola Sturgeon

Tom Hardy attended the Legend world premiere at Odeon Leicester Square, London

Tom Hardy takes dog Woodstock to world premiere of Legend

Labour leadership contenders Jeremy Corbyn and Liz Kendall clashed during the debate

Liz Kendall: Tories will bid to 'wipe out' Labour after new leader elected

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There was a sharp jump in fatalities involving cocaine last year, figures show

Drug poisoning deaths reach record number

Tony Banks of Genesis was honoured at the awards

Progressive Music Awards honour top rock musicians

RNLI members helped rescue a stranded bull

Bully for lifeboat crew as calf rescued from cave

Tesco has reduced the rewards it offers to 2.8 million credit card customers, blaming the EU cap on interchange fees

Tesco to slash Clubcard rewards for 2.8 million credit card customers

The Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch has a round face and is enabled for contactless payments

Samsung's Gear S2 circular smartwatch will make contactless payments

Christopher Eccleston said he based his performance on his grandfather

Grandfather inspired Christopher Eccleston's Legend performance

Nurses and doctors need better training on end of life care, experts said

Families of dying excluded from 'critical conversations'

Daniel Childs arrives at Leicester Crown Court, where he was sentenced to five years in prison for two offences of sexual activity with a child under 16

Police community support officer jailed over sex acts with schoolgirl

The boy sent the image on Snapchat while "flirting" with a girl of the same age

Boy, 14, added to police database for sending naked image to classmate

Tunisia terror attack victim Allison Heathcote with her son James after she was shot five times (University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust/PA)

Tunisia beach attack woman can only 'vaguely recall' massacre

Humanists have hit out at faith schools that seek financial contributions from parents

Humanists criticise faith schools over 'scandalous' payment 'demands'

Firebrand preacher Pastor James McConnell appeared at Belfast Magistrates' Court after being charged over a controversial sermon

'Satanic Islam' preacher James McConnell hopes prosecution may be thrown out

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The pair were detained at an address in Sparkbrook, Birmingham

Birmingham pair arrested over Syria-related terror

Detail of the case emerged after a private family court hearing in Milton Keynes

Removing boy from disabled mother's care not social engineering, says judge

A tarantula which was found by a man in a parcel addressed to his new home

Tarantula parcel shock for new home-owner

The powerhouse services sector grew at its weakest pace for more than two years in August, according to new figures

Services sector data points to weaker growth in economy

Greater Manchester Police have launched an internal investigation after a girl was bitten by a police dog which was chasing a suspect

Girl bitten by police dog chasing Manchester car theft suspect

New figures show nearly 30,000 suspected people smugglers have been identified by European authorities since the start of the year (AP)

Almost 30,000 suspected people smugglers identified in EU

Avril Lavigne married Chad Kroeger in July 2013

Avril Lavigne announces split with husband Chad Kroeger

A hub and sensors unveiled by Samsung which will enable people to control and monitor their homes remotely

Samsung unveils new line of smart home products for the UK

EasyJet notched up a record August

EasyJet hails record August as 7.1m passengers fly with airline

Nissan's Sunderland plant will build the new Juke, securing 34,000 jobs at the site and suppliers

Nissan invests £100m in Sunderland plant to build new Juke

From next April, firms will have to pay all workers aged over 25 at least £7.20 an hour

Women workers 'national living wage winners'

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