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Mexico City Earthquake That Killed Over 300 Pictured
  • The small, white dog was rescued by Japanese disaster relief team in Mexico days after the devastating quake
  • Rescue workers from across the world united in solidarity for the city which has been flattened by the disaster
  • The Schnauzer was pulled from a flattened building in Mexico City where rescue operations are still ongoing
  • Since Friday, only bodies have been pulled from the rubble as hopes of finding survivors continue to dwindle 
‘trump Declared War On North Korea’, Says Foreign Minister
  • Ri Yong-ho, North Korea's Foreign Minister, made the shock claims in New York
  • He said whole world should 'clearly remember it was the US' who declared war
  • Government official stated North Korea reserved the right to shoot down planes
  • Comments come in reaction to Trump questioning longievity of Korean leaders 
Oxford University Student Is 'too Posh For Prison'
  • Case caused anger when judge appeared to suggest she was too 'able' for jail
  • Sentencing was delayed and she was freed admitting unlawful wounding
  • The 24-year-old returned to court today to find out whether she will be jailed
  • She was given a suspended sentence after the judge took mercy on her 
Mother Fighting For Her Life After Birmingham Hit-and-run
  • 28-year-old woman was crossing A34 Walsall Road in Great Barr, Birmingham
  • She was hit by a blue Mazda MPS Aero Sports as she walked with her baby
  • West Midlands Police have launched a manhunt for the driver, who fled scene
Taxpayers Face £1.8trillion Pensions Bill
  • Liabilities for NHS staff and teachers on the state's payroll surged more than 30%
  • The figure is now almost equivalent to the total annual output of UK's economy
  • Taxpayers are now facing a huge £1.8trillion bill for the public sector pensions
Hampshire Python Found Near Dead Owner Under Investigation
  • Snake handler Dan Brandon, 31, was found dead in his bedroom on August 25
  • One of his pythons, which can grow to 25ft, was found out of its pen nearby
  • Police say the man suffered serious injuries, a snake is under investigation 
  • Post-mortem report due - it would be the first python kill in Britain, say experts
The Miss Gb Twins Who Are Still In Demand Aged 65
  • Beauty twins Zoe and Gay Spink are both still working as models at the age of 65
  • They both won a Miss Great Britain title and recently signed with model agency 
  • Zoe was inspired by her sister's success after she won Miss Yorkshire Roll title 
Italian Typhoon Jet Crashes Into The Sea During Airshow
  • Eurofighter Typhoon crashed into the oceans during an Italian airshow display 
  • The violent impact leave water and wreckage hanging in the air after the crash
  • The pilot, Capt. Gabriele Orlandi, failed to eject from the aircraft before impact
  • His body was discovered around an hour and-a-half after the tragic collision  
Angela Merkel Faces Desperate Struggle To Form Government
  • Angela Merkel will remain Chancellor but is struggling to form a government
  • Old partners SPD said they would drop out of coalition after polls drubbing
  • She ruled out working with far-right AfD, who are one of the largest parties
  • Will likely have to cobble together three-way compromise with liberal parties 
Nfl Stars Drop To Their Knees At Wembley Defying Trump
  • Players from Jacksonville Jaguars and the Baltimore Ravens dropped to their knees as national anthem played
  • No players were kneeling during the playing of 'God Save The Queen', which followed the US national anthem 
  • President Trump had stoked tensions by saying NFL players who protested should be sacked by their team
  • Similar protests were sparked across the States with at least 100 American football players showing defiance 
Corbyn Refuses To Rule Out Free Movement After Brexit
  • Jeremy Corbyn has given interview to kick off Labour conference in Brighton
  • Refused to rule out keeping free movement rules after Brexit takes place
  • But should leave single market so state can pump cash into struggling industry
  • Suggested transition could be indefinite saying 'impossible' to put timescale
  • Protesters marched at Labour conference called for referendum to be reversed  
Surrey Teen Who Was Feared Kidnapped Has Been Found
  • Margaret Moloney went missing from home in Godalming, Surrey, four days ago
  • She was feared kidnapped after CCTV footage showed her with a mystery man
  • The young girl has now been found in Leeds by West Yorkshire Police 
  • An 18 year old man has been arrested on suspicion of abduction 
Last Pictures Of Kayaker Emma Kelty Murdered In Amazon
  • Emma Kelty was killed just three days after she waved goodbye to the locals
  • Villagers said last foreign kayaker to pass through area had been murdered
  • They went out in boats to intercept her and persuaded her to stop for an hour
Jeremy Corbyn Takes On Children For A Spot Of Table Tennis
  • Jeremy Corbyn told pre-conference rally in Brighton of desire to 'transfer wealth'
  • Vowed to use action in parliament and outside to disrupt the government
  • The four-day Labour Party gathering is set to be the most left-wing in decades  
  • Earlier Mr Corbyn played table tennis at club for people with learning difficulties 
Bbc Crew Member Almost Died After Killer Spider Bite
  • Script expert Andrea Bamford almost died after a deadly spider bit her 
  • She was on the set of army medic drama Our Girl in a Malaysian jungle
  • The medic on set 'only had antihistamine and paracetamol'
  • But crew saw that Andrea was going into shock and took her to hospital 
  • Michelle Keegan and other stars ' were terrified and feared for their safety'
British Isis Gang Including Jihadi John Filmed In Syria
  • Four notorious British jihadis filmed talking together in Raqqa coffee shop
  • Group includes Mohammed Emwazi, ISIS's now-deceased executioner and member of the terror cell which became known as 'The Beatles'
  • Also present is Junaid Hussain, husband of 'White Widow' terrorist Sally Jones
  • Reyaad Khan, a recruiter, and Raymond Matimba, a sniper, are also present
Cannibal Family 'admits Killing And Eating 30 In Russia'
  • 'Cannibal family' from Krasnodar in Russia confesses to eating at least 30 people
  • Dmitry Baksheev, 35, said to have told interrogators cannibalism began in 1999
  • His picture was released along with an alleged female victim who was not named
  • Baksheev and his wife Natalia alleged to have stored body parts in their freezer
Seen Together For The First Time - British Isis 'beatles'
  • The remarkable footage shows the loathsome foursome known as ISIS's 'Beatles'
  • It shows Mohammed Emwazi - AKA Jihadi John - who beheaded two British men
  • Video was smuggled out of Raqqa, Syria after being recorded in November 2014
  • Man who recorded the footage said he also heard Bataclan massacre planned
Man Accused Of Kidnapping Chloe Ayling Says Case Is Sham
  • 20-year-old is said to have been snatched by a group calling itself Black Death
  • Lukasz Herba is in custody in Italy, having been arrested after delivering Ms Ayling to British Embassy on July 17 - six days after she was allegedly kidnapped 
  • His 36-year-old brother, Michal Herba, was arrested by National Crime Agency 
  • He appeared in custody at Westminster Magistrates' Court to fight extradition 
Manchester Imam Stabbed Near Mosque By Attacker
  • An imam has been stabbed in the neck outside the Altrincham Islamic Centre
  • The injured man was taken to hospital has been named as being Dr Nasser Kurdy
  • Police treating it as a hate crime after the attacker made 'anti-Muslim comments'
Shane Warne 'quizzed By Cops' Over Claim He Hit Porn Star
  • Cricket legend Shane Warne has been cleared over allegations he hit a porn star
  • Valerie Fox claimed Warne attacked her inside a London nightclub on Friday
  • She then posted images of her injuries online, calling the cricketer 'vile'
  • Police said 48-year-old was questioned under caution, released without charge 
Sir David Attenborough: Seabirds Feed Plastic To Young
  • Sir David described witnessing chicks being fed plastic as 'heartbreaking' 
  • Greenpeace confirmed it had seen gannets feeding plastic to their young off the coast of Scotland
  • Organisation found plastic waste at some of UK's most iconic seabird colonies
Rescue Bid To Free Man Who Has Fallen Down Cornwall Mine
  • Rescuers took three hours to reach the man who is aged in his mid-50s
  • They now face a race against time to extract him as he battles hypothermia
  • Initial call for help was made shortly after midday from Porth Narven in Cornwall
City Trader Elijah Oyefeso Jailed For Dangerous Driving
  • Elijah Oyefeso drove his car at creditor Dennis Ofosu during dispute over money
  • Before mowing his victim down, he said: 'If you were in London I would kill you'
  • Oyefeso jailed for over two years for dangerous driving and weapons possession
  • Playboy boasts about his fleet of luxury cars on Instagram and opulent lifestyle 
Tory Councillor Suspended After Retweeting Racist Rants
  • Jeff Potts, a councillor for Solihull Borough Council in the West Midlands who sits on a religious education committee, retweeted several anti-Muslim rants
  • One offensive post called all Muslims in the UK to be deported and repatriated
  • He has now been suspended and there have been calls for him to resign 
Merkel's Party Wins Largest Vote Share In German Election
  • Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union party won most votes with 32.5 per cent support, exit polls say
  • Far-right Alternative For Germany won 13.5 per cent and will enter the German parliament for the first time
  • Thousands of protesters took to the streets to denounce the result, chanting slogans about 'Nazi pigs' 
  • Merkel's coalition partner, the SPD, polled at historic low and said they will not serve in the new government 
  • SPD leader Matin Schulz admitted that decision to let in millions of migrants had divide the nation 
Sadiq Khan Faces Massive Backlash Over Uber London Ban
  • Sadiq Khan has been accused of ‘capitulating to his trade union paymasters’
  • Mr Khan was handed £30,000 by GMB, which he ploughed into his mayoral race
  • Transport for London stripped the global taxi app of its licence to operate 
  • A petition for the ruling to be rescinded had received nearly 580,000 signatures
David Davis Ally Says 'almost 50 Mps Want Theresa May Out'
  •  Several dozen Tory MPs would prefer if Theresa May no longer led their party
  • Rebel leaders have been taking the temperature of the party since the election
  • A leadership contest would be triggered if 48 MPs write to the 1922 committee
  • Figures close to David Davis said he would stand in any new leadership election 
Amazon Driver Leaves Student's Parcel In His Wheelie Bin
  • Chris Burden's parcel was left in a 'safe space' among black rubbish bags
  • Rubbish was then taken away for only the second time since July 15
  • Amazon delivery driver's note read: 'We have left it in a safe space you told us about. Parcel in black wheelie bin' 
Rock Star Corbyn Has Lost The Working Class
  • Jeremy Corbyn is alienating the party's core support over his 'rock star' appeal
  • Brexiteer MPs want Corbyn to concentrate on creating more Englander appeal
  • Labour is becoming increasingly divided over Brexit and the single market 
  • Older MPs warn Corybn will not win the next election relying on young people 
Japan’s Pm Calls Snap Election To Ensure Maximum Support
  • Japan's Prime Minister announced a snap election to be held in October
  • Shinzo Abe wants a strong mangade to take a tough stance on North Korea
  • He also wants to be able to focus on child care and elderly care reforms 
  • Abe's ratings have risen to around 50 per cent from around 30 per cent in July
Three Storey Property With Tree Growing Through It On Sale
  • The disused building in Stoke-on-Trent has been sitting empty since it closed as a funeral parlour 10 years ago
  • A sprawling tree has since been growing on the top floor and branches and leaves now spill out of the window
  • Developers are selling the premises at auction for a knock-down price, with starting offers of just £35,000
Omani Sheikh Buys Two Knightsbridge Apartments
  • Omani retail magnate bought five-bed Cadogan Square flat for £17million, and £8million property in Parkside
  • Flats are within a ten minute walk of one another - and both are next to family's favourite department store
  • The sheikh, whose name has not been disclosed, is one of Gulf state's wealthiest retail magnates 
  • The combined £25million sale represents the highest value per square foot in two years in Knightsbridge  
Uk Weather: Hurricane Maria Is On The Way To Britain
  • Winds of up to 50mph from the Atlantic set to batter Britain after warm spell
  • Gusts from the tail-end of Hurricane Maria, which will peter out miles above the UK
  • Damp and dreary weather expected for the majority of this week, with some dry spells
  • Wet weather set to continue well into October 
Tory Mp Moans About The Cost Of Wreaths Amid Divorce Fight
  • Andrew Bridgen is involved in a bitter divorce battle with ex-wife Jacqueline 
  • He asked a court to stop payments of £1,100 a month to his ex and their children
  • Mr Bridgen says the divorce has nearly bankrupted him, and his expenses as an MP including wreaths for Remembrance Sunday have only made matters worse
  • But his ex said he has been lavishing gifts on new wife Nevena, an opera singer
City Worker Sues Ba Over 'assault' By Cabin Crew
  • Sabina Sultanova was travelling to UAE when she alleges altercation took place
  • The city worker, 34, claims she was pulled back onto a plane when disembarking 
  • She suffered bruising on her arm, a cut on her neck and was unable to swallow 
  • British Airways are disputing the claim and said she tried 'biting' staff members
  • Airline also said she was absusive and ran down the aisle with her trousers down
Lethal Laughing Gas On Ebay At 30p A Time
  • Nitrous oxide canisters are readily available to buy in bulk on Amazon and eBay
  • They can be purchased for as little as 30p a time and resold for up to £5 
  • Police say young people are putting themselves at risk consuming the drug
  • Experts warn laws around consuming the gas illegally are difficult to enforce
Laura Kuenssberg 'shielded By Security At Labour Meeting'
  • Move comes after a string of abuse from pro-Corbyn supporters
  • Abuse began last year after her alleged 'biased' reporting of a cabinet reshuffle
  • Insider claims they want to 'ensure adequate precautions are taken'
  • BBC refused to comment on the matter 
Bristol Father Dies Weeks After Diagnosed With Cancer
  • Lou Alexander had complained about having pain in his stomach earlier this year
  • The father, of Bristol, was later diagnosed with cancer which spread to his liver
  • The 32-year-old has died just eight weeks after he was informed he had disease
End Of The Line For The Supermarket Checkout?
  • Sainsbury's new app could finally kill of drudgery of standing in checkout queue
  • Supermarket is testing technology that lets customers to scan while they shop
  • Money will be deducted directly from bank account by credit card or phone
Neighbours Of Home Where Two Baby Triplets Died Speak Out 
  • Five-month-old boys Noah and Charlie discovered not breathing by their mother
  • Ambulance crews were called to the home in Bridgend, South Wales yesterday 
  • Their brother, Ethan, survived and police are treating the deaths as accidental   
British Woman Is 'mauled To Death By Stray Dogs' In Greece
  • 64-year-old woman went missing on Thursday after visiting archaeological site
  • Her body was found with marks suggesting she had been savaged by animals
  • The Foreign Office has contacted the woman's family to provide assistance 
German Death Doctor Daniel Ubani Now Lectures On Hygiene
  • Dr Daniel Ubani was struck off by the General Medical Council in 2010
  • Ubani has lectured at an event accredited by German Chamber of Doctors
  • e spoke at a one-day event called Patients With A Migrant Background 
Colin Firth Becomes An Italian Citizen
  • Actor applied for citizenship after Brexit which he is said to be 'worried' about
  • Firth began to learn Italian after he started courting his wife Livia Giuggioli
  • In a statement, the 57-year-old said: 'With some of the uncertainty around, we thought it sensible that we should all get the same'
Nigel Farage Plans New Ukip To Fight For Brexit 
  • Anne Marie Waters is running to become Ukip's 4th leader within 12 months 
  • Ms Waters has infuriated Nigel Farage over her extreme anti-Islam opinions
  • Nigel Farage and 19 other MEPs are planning to launch a new political party 
  • Ukip contributor Aaron Banks believes Ms Waters will kill off the party