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M20 wrong-way crash: Drink driver killed best man

Ex-Sapper Christopher Clement crashed with an oncoming car while driving the wrong way down the M20.

Kyle Yule stabbing: Teen charged with murder

Kyle Yule was reportedly attacked while fleeing from a Renault Clio that was being vandalised.

Alabama rot dog disease cases 'mostly occur in winter'

Some dogs can develop life-threatening kidney failure as a result of Alabama rot, which has no cure.

NHS waits for cancer care, A&E and ops worsen across UK

Hospital performance slumps across UK with staff warning hitting key targets now an 'impossible' job.

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Trump was insensitive in call to widow - soldier's mother

The mother of a US soldier who was killed in action says the president showed "disrespect".

California hepatitis A outbreak death toll climbs to 19

The disease has wreaked havoc on the state's homeless population, who experts say are vulnerable.

Russia socialite Ksenia Sobchak declares presidential bid

The Kremlin welcomes her candidacy while commentators say it may split the opposition.

Gunman on loose after five shot in Maryland office

The suspect allegedly shot five colleagues in Maryland and a man at a Delaware car dealership.