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Meet the surprising star of this year’s Republican National Convention

'Babydog always makes everyone smile everywhere that she and the Governor go.​'

Evening Standard London

Two arrested on suspicion of attempted murder as man in is 80s fights for life after London station attack

The pensioner was attacked at Edmonton Green station

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Major UK prison to shut temporarily after radioactive gas found

Around 175 inmates are to be evacuated from the category C men's prison.

Evening Standard London

London travel news LIVE: Edmonton Green station reopens as horrific attack leaves elderly man fighting for life

A north London station has reopened after a man in his 80s was assaulted leaving him fighting for life.

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Football unites us and vamping it up in the moon cave

In MetroTalk: the beautiful game and moon caves and does Gareth Southgate deserve a knighthood?

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Harley Street doctor banned after lockdown penis filler operation

Dr Mohammed Sefahn Chaudhry, 35, kept his private clinic open using his website PenisFill.co.uk .

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The Metro daily cartoon by Guy Venables

Say it isn't so!

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Huge factory fire breaks out with smoke plume visible 15 miles away

'You can't get anywhere and all you can hear are sirens from fire engines and police. It's apocalyptic out there.'

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Nazi ‘cult’ boss planned to have Santa hand out poison sweets to Jewish children, prosecutors say

Michail Chkhikvishvili has various nicknames including 'Commander Butcher'.

Evening Standard London

Two North London rivers to have 'new lease of life' under restoration scheme

Construction in Harrow and Barnet is due to continue until Spring 2025

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‘Cult’ tried to kidnap coroner from courtroom for performing ‘necromancy’

The group turned up to search for him a day after he received the 'ominous' email.

Evening Standard London

NHS to review north-east London maternity services as it faces pressure from high birth rates

Women are also having more complicated pregnancies and births, leading to a growing demand for hospital services

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Man broke down door to save boy, 4, from house fire which killed parents

'When he smashed the window the boy was stood there, he's had to lift him out from the fire.'

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British student goes missing on Spanish island after being robbed on the beach

Ben Ross, 26, hasn't been seen for a week.

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Parents’ remarkable act of forgiveness to van driver who left son dying in the road

‘We’re hoping we can work together in the future… make a change. That’s what we really want to do.'

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14 children end up in hospital after trying ‘adult only’ crisps

The 'R18' crisps are made using an extract from the ultra-spicy ghost pepper.

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Tourist sparks fury by grinding up against famous statue and ‘simulating sex’

'Are we sure we need this kind of tourists in Florence?'

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This 3D model shows just how close Trump was to being assassinated

Account Point Consciousness created the rendering, showing the former president just centimetres from disaster.

Evening Standard London

Lambeth Council plan to send homeless to Dover and Luton to lower hotel spend

Homeless South London families could be sent to Dover and Luton under a council’s plan to reduce its spend on hotels. 

Evening Standard London

Serial sexual predator who attacked eight women in four days in London jailed for life

Louis Collins was given a life sentence with a minimum term of more than 11 years for carrying out ‘a campaign of rape and attempted rape’