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Six injured in east London 'acid attack'

A teenager is arrested after a "noxious substance" is sprayed near the Westfield shopping centre.

Uber London licence: 'Direct anger at firm' says mayor

Sadiq Khan defends the decision to strip Uber of its London licence after a petition gets 500,000 names.

Uber: Women voice safety fears over London licence loss

Some women say the loss of Uber's licence will make travel less safe and leave them out of pocket.

Parsons Green attack: Man in court charged with attempted murder

Ahmed Hassan, 18, is accused of attempted murder over last Friday's bomb attack on a London Tube.

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Trump NFL row: Sports stars round on US president

Leading US sports stars attack the president for "offensive" comments about players who protest.

Germany election: Merkel seeks fourth term as voting begins

Chancellor Angela Merkel eyes another term with the right-wing AfD seeking a breakthrough.

Hurricane Maria: Puerto Rico facing crisis

The entire island is still without power and engineers say it could take months to be restored.

Trump and North Korea war of words escalates

Donald Trump warns North Korean leaders "won't be around much longer" if threats continue.