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IS-fighting British man Jac Holmes killed in Syria
IT worker Jac Holmes, 24 from Bournemouth, was killed clearing landmines in Raqqa, the BBC understands.

Teenager's life 'ruined' by Live.me and Twitter 'trolls'
Victoria says her face was superimposed on pornographic images shared on social media.

BrightHouse rent-to-own firm pays £14.8m in compensation
BrightHouse agrees to compensate 249,000 customers following pressure from the financial regulator.

Donald Tusk: EU must stay united or face Brexit 'defeat'
Donald Tusk says the talks are the bloc's "toughest stress test" and the EU cannot become divided.

Harvey Weinstein: British assistant 'paid £125k for silence'
Briton Zelda Perkins alleges she was sexually harassed by the American film producer.

Police 'let down' modern slavery victims, says report
Inspectors find many victims are being failed "at every stage" by police in England and Wales.

Iron Ring controversy foreseen by Welsh Government officials
Plaid Cymru says emails show Welsh Government knew it would been seen as a celebration of oppression.

Student Joshua Walker 'kept terror manual under bed'
Joshua Walker claims he printed off the document for a strategy war-gaming session.

Eddie Izzard to stand again for Labour executive
The comedian and actor - a prominent Labour supporter - says he wants to "break down barriers".

Costa coffee chain's profits go cold
The UK's biggest coffee company sees first-half profits fall and sales in its existing shops slow down.

Everton: Phil Neville interested in manager's job after Ronald Koeman's sacking
Phil Neville is interested in the vacant managerial position at his former club Everton, BBC Sport understands.

Trumpington: 'Women used to be terrified of making a fuss'
Newsnight’s Evan Davis spoke to Baroness Trumpington, 95, who is retiring from the House of Lords.

Going undercover to catch Craigslist crooks
Secret filming shows a reporter buying drugs and illegal goods advertised on a classified ads site.

Cancer survivor eyes Strongest Woman crown
Defiant breast cancer patient prepares for World's Strongest Woman contest.