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Shop refuses to sell cigarettes to serving soldiers because they wearing uniform

Worker apologises saying he believed he was legally required to refuse people in combat uniform

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Alvin Stardust dies: Glam rock singer dies aged 72 after short cancer battle

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Stardust had recently been diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer and died at home with his family around him

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A small protest was held outside the newsagent after word of the refusal spread online

Shop refuses to sell cigarettes to serving soldiers because they wearing uniform

Worker apologises saying he believed he was legally required to refuse people in combat uniform

EU Heads of State pose for a group photo, during the EU summit at the European Council building in Brussels

Morning news headlines: EU seeking £1.7bn more from UK, David Cameron pledges £80m more for Ebola

The latest news from around the world

Alvin Stardust

Alvin Stardust dies: Glam rock singer dies aged 72 after short cancer battle

Stardust had recently been diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer and died at home with his family around him

Alvin Stardust dies: actor, singer and star of Green Cross Code advert passes away aged 72

The singer and actor had recently been diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer and died at home with his wife and family around him

Top tips on how to stay healthy as the weather gets colder

Allergic to autumn? If you're suffering with sniffles it might not be a cold

Floral tribute after shooting of a soldier guarding the National War Memorial in Ottawa, Canada

Morning news headlines: PM condemns 'brutal' Ottowa terror attack, EU must do more to fight Ebola

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Concerns have been raised by dementia patient groups

Morning news headlines: Dementia fears; high cost of foreign criminals; Clegg targets teacher workload

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Oscar Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius given five-year jail sentence for killing Reeva Steenkamp

South African sprinter also given three years for firearms offences, but could be home in 10 months

Darek Fidyka (right) who was completely paralysed from the waist down and is now able to walk again after undergoing pioneering surgery

Morning news headlines: Spinal paralysis breakthrough, Kate back on Royal duties, designer passes away, Gonzalo disruption expected

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Oscar Pistorius sentencing

Live: Oscar Pistorius sentencing as sprinter learns his fate

Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius will be sentenced today for shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Follow all the latest developments from Pretoria today as he sentenced for his crime.

Hurricane Gonzalo

Hurricane Gonzalo: Falling trees and traffic chaos expected as 100mph gales due to batter Britain

Heavy downpours may lead to dangerously slippery roads, poor visibility, cancelled trains and flash flooding during the morning rush hour

Lynda Bellingham and her on-screen husband, Michael Redfern in the Oxo adverts

Lynda Bellingham dies: from Oxo mum to national favourite - her life in pictures

The 66-year-old star, best known for her long-running role as a mother in the Oxo TV adverts, had been battling colon cancer, which later spread to her lungs and liver, since being diagnosed in July last year

Lynda Bellingham

Lynda Bellingham dies: Tributes and reaction after TV star loses battle with cancer

TV star had revealed she was terminally ill with cancer and appeared on chat show Loose Women just days before her death

EU Heads of State pose for a group photo, during the EU summit at the European Council building in Brussels

Morning news headlines: PM urged not to alienate EU nations, 200 paedophile cases unresolved

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Apple finally unveils the new iPad and much more

New products on show at a special European event

Oscar Pistorius sentencing: Live updates from South Africa

Hearing continues as prosecutors argue Blade Runner should be jailed for killing Reeva Steenkamp

Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley

Morning news headlines: Big rise in anti-terror probes, footballer Ched Evans to be released

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The mother combs her daughter's hair

Watch: Is this the worst case of head lice ever? Video shows infestation of hundreds of nits

Mum struggles to comb nits from daughter's hair

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) handout photo of the Ebola virus

Morning news headlines: Cameron on ebola, Hunt in NHS error claim, Labour's housing vow

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Oscar Pistorius, right, sits with defense lawyer Brian Webber prior to his third day of mitigation of sentencing at the high court in Pretoria, South Africa

Oscar Pistorius: Latest updates from third day of sentencing

Pretoria hearing continues as prosecutors argue 'Blade Runner' must be jailed

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Kirkburton CE First School celebrates 300 years

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Elland charity firework display at risk after travellers move onto site

Comedian Ken Dodd who will star at The Palladium in the Autumn

Comedian Ken Dodd to grace charity auction for Milnsbridge's United Churches Healing Ministry Organisation

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