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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.
A woman has suffered burns after a fire at her house in Loughton which started when a plug socket exploded.
A disabled teenager is to be taken into care in essex after a family court judge was told that he had little space to move around because his home was so cluttered.
A man has been jailed for four years and banned from driving for a decade for causing a serious crash in Waltham Abbey.
A 30 year-old man has been found guilty of murdering a another man at his home in Chelmsford.
A cyclist has been flown to hospital with serious head injuries after being found lying in a road in Ingatestone.
Bowler James Anderson has become England's all-time leading wicket-taker in Test cricket.
Five teenagers have been arrested in Australia over what police have described as an Islamic State-inspired terror plot.
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The governor of Oklahoma has signed a law allowing death row prisoners to be executed with nitrogen gas, becoming the first state to adopt the method.
A video showing rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight ploughing into two men with his pickup truck has been released.
Gwyneth Paltrow has lasted only four days after being challenged to live for a week on $29 - the equivalent of what low-income families in the US get in food stamps.
A tour bus for country group Lady Antebellum has caught fire on a Texas highway, but no one was injured.
This might not be the droid you're looking for - but this R2-D2 jet is a good likeness to the pint-sized Star Wars favourite.
Bayern Munich's club doctor Hans-Wilhelm Muller-Wohlfahrt and three of his assistants have resigned from the club after claiming they were blamed for the shock Champions League loss to Porto.
Adrian Peterson has been reinstated by the NFL and may now take part in all scheduled team activities.
Tottenham striker Harry Kane has been nominated for both the Players' Player of the Year and the Young Player of the Year accolades at the forthcoming PFA Awards.
Nico Rosberg concedes that “maybe” he handed Lewis Hamilton a psychological edge with his comments at the end of the Chinese GP - but insists he would say the same things again.
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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