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Theresa May makes compromise plea and says she is 'worried about state of politics'
Theresa May has declared she is "worried about the state of politics" in Britain, Europe and the rest of the world, as she used her final major speech as prime minister to encourage politicians to compromise more.
Deadly Ebola outbreak in DR Congo 'now a global emergency'
An Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo now constitutes a global public health emergency, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said.
Hashem Abedi: Brother of Manchester Arena bomber in court after extradition from Libya
The brother of Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi will appear in court today after being extradited from Libya over his alleged involvement in the terror attack.
Labour peers release newspaper advert slamming Jeremy Corbyn over antisemitism
Labour peers have taken out a newspaper advert accusing Jeremy Corbyn of "failing the test of leadership" by allowing antisemitism to "grow in our party".
Jason Roy wins England Test call-up but Jofra Archer is injured
Opener Jason Roy will make his England Test debut against Ireland at Lord's next week after starring in England's World Cup triumph, but paceman Jofra Archer is injured with a side strain.
El Chapo: Mexican drug lord Joaquin Guzman sentenced to life in prison
Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is likely to die in jail after being sentenced to life plus 30 years for smuggling drugs into the US over a violent, decades-long career.
Rate of inflation remains at Bank of England's 2% target
A measure of the cost of living remained static last month as rising food and alcohol prices were offset by cheaper petrol and diesel.
Several feared dead in suspected arson attack on Japanese animation studio
At least 10 people are feared to have died and dozens more have been injured in a fire at an animation studio in the Japanese city of Kyoto.
Whyte vs Rivas: Dillian Whyte victory will make him mandatory challenger to Deontay Wilder vs Tyson Fury winner
Dillian Whyte will earn the right to challenge the winner of Deontay Wilder vs Tyson Fury if he can defeat Oscar Rivas on Saturday night.
'Send her back': Trump fires up crowd with attacks on 'The Squad'
Donald Trump has used an election rally to intensify his attacks on four congresswomen he described as "hate-filled extremists".
Racism row stokes the worst instincts of Trump's power base
The racist signal Donald Trump sent to his base has been received - loud and clear.
Awards to honour police officers and dogs risking their lives to keep us safe
Officers who were shot, stabbed, beaten and even zapped with their own Taser gun, are among nominees for the annual Police Bravery Awards.
Wales takes world's steepest street title from New Zealand
Just days after they lost the Cricket World Cup, New Zealand has suffered a second major blow - this time at the hands of Wales.
The Open: Rory McIlroy denies being under added pressure at Portrush
Rory McIlroy has played down the pressure on him to perform on home soil and insisted he is preparing for The Open in the same way as normal.
Theresa May set to lament 'rise of populism' in valedictory speech
Theresa May is to make an emotional valedictory speech, on "the state of politics", just days before she leaves Downing Street next week.
UK carbon emissions target 'doing more harm than good', teen climate activist Greta Thunberg tells Sky News
Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg has told Sky News that the UK's pledge to produce net zero carbon emissions by 2050 is "actually doing more harm than good".
New PM urged to lower migrant worker salary threshold after Brexit
The Tory leadership hopefuls are facing pressure to lower the salary threshold for migrant workers from £30,000 to £20,000 to avoid skills shortages across the economy after Brexit.