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Sea search for missing 17 year old boy

A 17 year old boy is missing after four teenagers got into difficulty in a dinghy in the sea.

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Parliament 'will have its say on Brexit process'

Parliament will be given "a say" on the process for the UK's departure from the European Union, a Downing Street spokesman has said.

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Embattled NHS trust boss quits role but will keep salary and benefits in new job

The outgoing boss of the heavily-criticised Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust is still to be employed by the organisation in a new role - pulling in the same pay and benefits of around £240,000 a year.

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Sixth arrest made as police probe death of Polish man in possible hate crime

Six teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a Polish man in a possible hate crime.

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No EU-US trade deal during Obama presidency, Francois Hollande says

Prospects for the proposed EU-US trade deal have been cast into further doubt after French president Francois Hollande said an agreement would not be forged before Barack Obama leaves office in January, and a trade minister called for an end to talks.

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David Cameron 'utterly shameless' over pay rises offered to special advisers

David Cameron should be "ashamed" of inflation-busting pay rises he handed out to special advisers just months before they were given generous severance packages, Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron has said.

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Apple boss Tim Cook says jobs and investment at risk over tax ruling

The boss of Apple has warned that the European Commission has put jobs and investment at risk after ordering the tech giant to pay 13 billion euro (£11.1 billion) in unpaid tax in Ireland.

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UK and France pledge to work together to resolve Calais migrant crisis

Britain and France have pledged to work together to address the Calais migrant crisis in the wake of questions about the future of co-operation on border controls.

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Jeremy Vine posts footage of encounter with agitated motorist while cycling home

Broadcaster Jeremy Vine has posted footage online of a barrage of foul-mouthed abuse from a car driver on his cycle home.

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Blood test could predict Alzheimer's in people with mild memory problems

A simple blood test is being developed that can predict the onset of Alzheimer's disease in people with poor memory.

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Failure to deliver on employment rights pledges after Brexit would be 'betrayal'

British workers could lose many of their employment rights after Brexit unless the Government draws up new laws to protect them, a senior Labour MP has warned.

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Mortgage approvals at lowest level since January 2015

The number of mortgage approvals made to home buyers fell to its lowest level in a year-and-a-half in July, in signs that the vote to leave the EU had a cooling effect on the housing market.

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Vaping could pose long-term danger to the heart, cardiologist warns

Vaping from electronic cigarettes could be as bad for the heart as smoking the real thing, scientists have warned.

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Brexit could add to high youth jobless rates in UK cities, charity warns

More than a quarter of young people in many UK cities are unemployed, potentially undermining efforts to bring about "inclusive growth" following Brexit, a new study has warned.

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UK borders not secure, senior MP warns after 27,000 illegal entry arrests

A senior MP has warned the UK's border is not secure after it emerged that more than 27,000 people suspected of illegally entering the country have been arrested over the last three years.

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Every region better off than last year, research finds

Every region in Britain is more prosperous than last year, with some areas emerging as challengers to London and the South East for affluence, a new report shows.

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GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA

GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said.

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Emily Thornberry 'disgusted' at Labour bid to end Corbyn leadership

The shadow foreign secretary has accused the Labour Party hierarchy of trying to "quash" Jeremy Corbyn's leadership "and put the members back in their box".

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'Comic genius' Gene Wilder, the face of candy man Willy Wonka, dies aged 83

Willy Wonka star Gene Wilder has died aged 83.

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Pilots bailed after being charged with being under influence of alcohol

Two American airline pilots have been released on bail and charged with being under the influence of alcohol as they prepared to fly a passenger jet from Scotland to the US.

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