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Smiler rollercoaster crash: Alton Towers owner fined £5 million

The company was fined after the court heard that an engineer "felt pressure" to get Smiler back into service after it developed a fault shortly before the devastating crash.

England manager filmed giving advice on getting around FA rules

In an undercover operation by a national newspaper, Allardyce met people who he thought were representatives of a Far East firm following his appointment to one of English football's most coveted roles.

Morning news headlines: England manager Sam Allardyce 'filmed giving advice on getting around FA rules'; Labour must focus on winning power, London Mayor Sadiq Khan ro say

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New search on Island of Kos for missing toddler Ben Needham

Digging began after a fresh line of inquiry suggested 21-month-old Ben may have been crushed to death by a digger near a farmhouse his grandparents were renovating in July 1991.

Labour will ban fracking if it wins general election

The next Labour government will back the clean technologies of the future

Trump and Clinton prepare for first US presidential debate

Both Clinton and Trump met with Israel prime minister in Manhattan recently

Golf world pays tribute to much-loved 'pioneer' Arnold Palmer

Seven-time major winner and legendary 'father of modern game' dies at 87

Morning news headlines: Anger at the UN as Russia and the West trade insults over Syria; Theresa May argued for immigration brake, say allies

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Police issue warning after man is filmed leaping between roofs

Police shared what they said was "alarming footage" on their Facebook page, saying: "We're sure you can see how easily this might have ended in tragedy.

Monty Python star Terry Jones diagnosed with dementia

The news about Jones's health came as Bafta Cymru announced he has been given a special award for outstanding contribution to film and television.

FBI 'evaluating' Brad Pitt plane row claims

In a statement, the FBI said allegations involving an "aircraft carrying Mr Brad Pitt and his children" had been referred to the agency.

500 million Yahoo users information stolen after a data breach

An investigation is still continuing into the breach, which Yahoo said happened in late 2014.

The morning news headlines: Theresa May: Troops must be protected from legal system abuse; PM distances herself from Boris Johnson's Brexit lifeline

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Former Eggheads star CJ de Mooi in court over alleged killing

He said in his autobiography that he punched a man who approached him with a knife, then threw him into a canal in Amsterdam in 1988.

The morning news headlines: Labour unelectable under Jeremy Corbyn, says David Miliband; Women's lives 'needlessly put at risk by breast cancer drug funding confusion'

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Brad and Angelina set for divorce 'for health of the family'

The Hollywood couple, known collectively as Brangelina, married in 2014 after 10 years together.

United States blames Russia for Syria aid convoy attack

Confusion continued about who struck the convoy, but the White House insisted it was either Russia or Syria.

Morning news headlines: Theresa May moves to reassure US financial giants over Brexit; Labour remains deadlocked over shadow cabinet issue

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Lesbos pleads for refugee evacuations after fire at detention camp

Nine migrants suspected of starting fire have been arrested, authorities said.

UN convoys suspended after aid trucks hit

The attack late on Monday came just hours after the Syrian military declared the week-long US-Russian brokered ceasefire had failed.

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