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The partner of ex-Eastenders actress Sian Blake has been given a whole life sentence for murdering her and their two young sons. Arthur Simpson-Kent, 49, killed Ms Blake, 43, and their sons, Zachary, eight, and four-year-old Amon, after she said she was...
Rod Temperton, the songwriter behind Michael Jackson's Thriller and Rock With You, has died aged 66. Temperton died of cancer last week, according to Jon Platt, chairman and chief executive of Warner/Chappell.His family is devastated and request total privacy at this,...
TalkTalk has been given a record £400,000 fine for security failings over a cyber attack, according to a watchdog. The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) investigation found that insufficient security at the company, allowed customer data to be accessed with ease.It says...
Nigel Farage has told Sky News he assumes he is still UKIP leader after Diane James quit the job after just 18 days in charge. But even as he serves as acting leader, the MEP ruled out re-applying on a permanent...
People have begun fleeing the coasts of Florida and South Carolina, stripping some stores of food, water and petrol as Hurricane Matthew continues its path towards the US. Forced evacuations are under way in Florida's Brevard and Martin counties, with governor...
One of UKIP's biggest donors has told Sky News Theresa May has "re-branded" the Conservatives as the UK Independence Party. Arron Banks claimed the Prime Minister's speech to the Tory party conference could have been written by Nigel Farage, who...
Plans to launch a final assault on Mosul, the biggest city held by the so-called Islamic State, risk being undermined by Iraq's Kurds, who have told Sky News they intend to keep the land they have captured. The revelation, made in...
Spain has invited Britain to share sovereignty of Gibraltar, in a move which would allow the territory to remain in the European Union. But Gibraltar's chief minister has rejected the proposal, saying the answer is no way, Jose.The rocky headland on Spain's southern...
THE PAPERS' TOP STORIES :: The Daily TelegraphTheresa May has pledged to help savers who have found themselves poorer in the wake of the financial crisis.:: The TimesThe Prime Minister used her speech at the Conservative Party conference to call time...
Russia has further curtailed its co-operation with the United States in nuclear energy, suspending a research agreement and terminating one on uranium conversion. The move comes two days after the Kremlin shelved a plutonium agreement with Washington.The Russian government said...

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