Right now in Syria a desperate fight is under way against Islamic State (IS) forces that control so much of the north of the country.
Actress Lynda Bellingham, best known for playing the mother in the Oxo television adverts, has died.
Tributes have come from across the showbiz and television world for Lynda Bellingham, who has died from colon cancer aged 66.
Gale-force winds and torrential rain are set to batter much of the UK and Ireland as the remains of Hurricane Gonzalo makes landfall.
The search for a mystery "foreign vessel" off the coast of Stockholm is continuing after Sweden's military presented photographic evidence of the unidentified craft.
A London family has spoken of the "traumatising" experience of finding the world's most lethal spider in their shopping.
Former DJ Mike Read has defended his calypso song praising UKIP and Nigel Farage as "nothing remotely racist" and just a "bit of fun".
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