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‘Free Tommy Robinson’ march violence images released

Image copyright Met Police Images of 10 people the Met want to find after violence broke out at a “Free Tommy Robinson” demonstration in central London have been released. More than 20 officers and members of the public were injured as protesters blocked roads and threw missiles during the...

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Man admits to trying to rob Arsenal stars Mesut Özil and Sead Kolasinac

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFootage posted online showed Sead Kolasinac fighting off an attacker A second man has admitted trying to rob Arsenal footballers Mesut Özil and Sead Kolasinac in a moped ambush. Jordan Northover, 26, pleaded guilty at Harrow Crown Court to attempting to...

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Grenfell Tower fire: Response must be ‘national emergency’, say survivors

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWhat do survivors and bereaved families want from the inquiry? A survivors’ group has welcomed a report on the Grenfell Tower fire, calling for the government to treat its response as “a national emergency”. The report, published on Wednesday, followed the...

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Josh Hanson murder: Britain’s ‘most wanted’ man jailed for life

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionDet Ch Insp Noel McHugh explains how he managed to track Shane O’Brien A killer once dubbed one of Britain’s most wanted fugitives has been jailed for at least 26 years. Shane O’Brien, 31, evaded police for three-and-a-half years after he...

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Baptista Adjei stabbing: Second murder charge over Stratford killing

Image copyright Met Police Image caption Baptista Adjei lived in North Woolwich but was stabbed to death near the Stratford Shopping Centre A 15-year-old has been charged with conspiring to murder a schoolboy who was stabbed to death in the street. Baptista Adjei, also 15, from North Woolwich, was...

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Emma Mitchell: Arsenal defender opens up on mental health

‘I’m making room for my feelings here’ – Emma Mitchell As Arsenal’s players popped the champagne corks in celebration after clinching the Women’s Super League title in April, the tears in Emma Mitchell’s eyes were not tears of joy. While the bubbly was flowing in the away dressing room...

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Man Utd 1-1 Arsenal: Aubameyang earns Gunners a point

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang became the first Arsenal player to score seven or more goals in the first seven Premier League games of a season since Dennis Bergkamp in 1997-98 Manchester United and Arsenal played out a grim stalemate at Old Trafford that provided compelling evidence to illustrate just how far...

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Tate Modern fountain shows history of slavery

The Turbine Hall at the Tate Modern art gallery in London has been home to temporary exhibits, large and small, since its opening in 2000. Installations have ranged from a giant sun to more than 100 million porcelain sunflower seeds. Now it’s the turn of American artist Kara Walker,...

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