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US ambassador: Trump's Twitter attack on May 'misinterpreted'

A diplomatic row over Donald Trump's Britain First retweets is threatening to break out again after a top US diplomat claimed the President was "misinterpreted".

No deal: Noel Edmonds made £10m Lloyds proposal

Noel Edmonds proposed settling a legal claim against Lloyds Banking Group for a small fraction of the £300m he originally sought in relation to a fraud involving Britain's biggest high street lender.

Appeal as woman dies in quadruple hit and run in Tulse Hill

Police are appealing for witnesses over the death of a woman hit by four vehicles - none of which stopped.

Air fares and computer games help inflation reach near six-year high

The rate of inflation rose to a near six-year high of 3.1% in November - led by a hike in the cost of air travel and computer games.

Westfield shopping centres sold in $25bn deal

Westfield shopping centres sold in $25bn deal

Australian shopping centre giant Westfield is being bought by French property group Unibail-Rodamco in a $24.7bn (£18.5bn) deal.

Did meteorite fragments land in a town in Dorset?

Did meteorite fragments land in a town in Dorset?

A hunt is on for missing fragments of a meteorite that lit up the sky across southern England as it fell to Earth.

Labour MP Clive Lewis 'cleared' of sexual harassment

Labour MP Clive Lewis 'cleared' of sexual harassment

Clive Lewis has been cleared of sexual harassment by the Labour Party following an internal investigation.

Not fare: Firms 'mislead' customers by selling tickets for trains that will not run

Not fare: Firms 'mislead' customers by selling tickets for trains that will not run

Rail companies are allowing passengers to buy tickets for services that will not be running over the Christmas break, according to new research.

UK colder than Moscow as temperatures plunge to -13C

UK colder than Moscow as temperatures plunge to -13C

The UK has shivered through the coldest night of the year so far, with temperatures plunging as low as -13C.

Michael Gove eyes overseas aid budget for ocean plastic

Michael Gove eyes overseas aid budget for ocean plastic

Michael Gove has asked for more of the UK's overseas aid budget to be spent on reducing plastic pollution in the oceans.

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TV presenter Keith Chegwin dies aged 60

TV presenter Keith Chegwin dies aged 60

TV presenter Keith 'Cheggers' Chegwin has died aged 60 after a "long battle" with a progressive lung condition.

New highest mountain for UK as Antarctic peak taller than first thought

New highest mountain for UK as Antarctic peak taller than first thought

Britain has a new highest mountain after new data showed measurements from old overland surveys were inaccurate.

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