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Hillsborough trial: David Duckenfield ‘target of blame’

Image copyright PAImage caption Match commander David Duckenfield denies the gross negligence manslaughter of 95 fans Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield has been treated as a “target of blame”, a jury has heard. Continuing his closing speech for the defence, Benjamin Myers QC said evidence from the 2015 Hillsborough inquests should be dismissed. He told […]

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St Patrick’s Day 2019 celebrated worldwide

Image copyright PAcemakerImage caption There was a carnival atmosphere in Belfast St Patrick’s Day celebrations are taking place across the world. The feast of the Irish saint on 17 March is being celebrated from Australia to Dubai to the United States. More than 400 landmarks in more than 50 countries are turning the appropriate colour […]

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Flood warnings remain across UK following downpours

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFlood warnings across England and Wales remain in place on Sunday Areas across the UK are still at risk of flooding after persistent heavy rain on Saturday led to flood warnings. Downpours eased on Sunday, but 30 flood warnings remain in place for England, mostly in Yorkshire, […]

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Fulham fight: Fatal stabbing victim named

Image copyright FACEBOOKImage caption Nathaniel Armstrong died at the scene before paramedics arrived A man stabbed to death in a fight in south-west London has been named locally as 29-year-old Nathaniel Armstrong. Mr Armstrong was stabbed at the junction of Gowan Avenue and Munster Road, in Fulham, in the early hours of Saturday and died […]

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Two boys killed in Wolverhampton hit-and-run crash

Image copyright West Midlands PoliceImage caption Sanjay, 10, and Pawanveer Singh, 23 months, died at the scene of the crash Two young brothers have died in a hit-and-run car crash in Wolverhampton. Sanjay Singh, aged 10, and Pawanveer Singh, 23 months, were in a BMW being driven by their mother when it crashed with an […]