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Police say they are concerned for the welfare of a 26 year-old man from Purfleet who has gone missing.
A teenager from Billericay's been jailed for eight months after a fight following a football match in London.
A teenager has been left with a fractured cheekbone after he was assaulted by five men on Epping High Street.
A 40 year-old man from Colchester has avoided prison for causing a fatal crash in Little Horkesley.
A CCTV image has been released of two men police want to speak to after £2,000 of equipment was stolen from a shop in Harlow.
A Thurrock police officer's been given a suspended sentence, after admitting one count of making indecent images of children.
A 21 year-old man's been charged with murdering another man in Clacton.
A 21-year-old man is due in court today in connection with the death of former Essex nurse Karen Buckley.
Police are trying to trace a family of six from Slough in Berkshire who have gone missing and may be making their way to Syria.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has climbed the country's highest mountain, state-run media has reported.
Hundreds of people are feared drowned after a fishing boat trying to smuggle migrants to Europe capsized off Libya, the UN refugee agency says.
Labour has accused the Conservatives of having "secret" plans to slash the number of nurses in the NHS after the election.
Ben Affleck asked documentary makers not to reveal he had a slave-owning ancestor, according to emails published online by whistleblower site Wikileaks.
Ringo Starr has been recognised as one of rock music's "greatest and most creative drummers" as he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Jeremy Clarkson has said he was told he "probably" had cancer two days before he launched an unprovoked attack on Top Gear producer Oisin Tymon - although he has since received the all-clear.
Jeremy Clarkson has spoken about his high-profile sacking as presenter of the BBC's Top Gear.
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has been let down by his players a number of times this season, acording to Joe Hart.
Yaya Toure's agent has described Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini as a good coach, but a weak manager.
Leicester secured their third win in a row to give their chances of Premier League survival a huge boost after a 2-0 success over Swansea at the King Power Stadium.
Lewis Hamilton expects a close fight with Ferrari in the Bahrain GP after Sebastian Vettel split the two Mercedes drivers in qualifying.
What would you do if you were robbed by a family member, and how would you do if your neighbour turned their house into a beach hut?! Plus McDonalds release their first capsule collection and the Beatles gnome set that fetched £17,000!
A red-faced US senator had some explaining to do after his phone interrupted a congressional hearing by playing a tune from the Disney hit Frozen.
A newly married pilot and his cabin crew wife were treated to a romantic flight to celebrate their marriage - leaving aviation geeks baffled.
The owners of a London townhouse in an exclusive neighbourhood have infuriated neighbours by painting it in "garish" candy stripes.
The iconic characters Han Solo and Chewbacca make a comeback...
It's never too late to change career! Watch as the 36-year-old father-of-two gives the stunning supermodel a run for her money on the catwalk. It's hilarious!
For the 29th anniversary of 'Pretty in Pink' Jon Cryer and funny man James Cordon gave us the best present we could ask for!
A couple decided to surprise their family with a very well kept secret.
A whopping 79% of women lie to their friends and family about the real reason they can’t go out on the town.
According to one in ten men a man's place is now well and truly in the kitchen.
Research has revealed that 85% of British men dream of an easy life.
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