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Parts of the A13 and A127 will be plunged into darkness from today as lights along there are switched off overnight.
A 15 year-old boy has been attacked by a man with a metal pole while walking home from school in Waltham Abbey.
Passengers are facing long flight delays into and out of Stansted and Luton which could last all day
David Cameron has led dozens of international tributes to Nelson Mandela, who has died in South Africa aged 95.
The head of the UK's National Air Traffic Service (Nats) says he would welcome an inquiry after a computer failure paralysed airports.
Bruce Springsteen and the Rolling Stones have played Hyde Park - and now McBusted are to follow in their footsteps.
One of the men accused of murdering off-duty soldier Lee Rigby has told the Old Bailey he is a "soldier" fighting a war.
The sound of high-performance cars filled the air as thousands paid tribute to Fast & Furious actor Paul Walker, who died in a car crash.
The adventurer whose harrowing tale of amputating his own forearm after getting trapped in a canyon became a Hollywood film has been arrested on suspicion of domestic violence.
Julie Walters said she was thrilled to win Outstanding Contribution to Film at the British Independent Film Awards (Bifas).
An American singer who cannot speak Arabic has finished runner-up in the TV show Arabs Got Talent after wooing audiences across the Middle East.
England captain Alastair Cook has told his players they have to stand up and be counted after they moved to the brink of surrendering the Ashes with another crushing loss to Australia.
Australia needed only 11.4 overs of the final day to seal a 218-run win over England in Adelaide and move 2-0 up in the Ashes series.
Zach Johnson beat Tiger Woods at the first extra hole of a play-off to clinch the World Challenge title following a dramatic finish at Sherwood Country Club.
Neil Robertson defeated Mark Selby 10-7 in the final of the williamhill.com UK Championship in York.
A new breed of cockroach that can withstand cold temperatures and had never been seen before in the US has moved to New York.
A Wendy's employee who dropped a partially smoked joint into a customer's cheeseburger has been fired and charged with marijuana possession.
Doctors at a Northern California hospital say a couple have given birth to an extremely rare set of naturally conceived identical triplets.
Shiny the feline puts her terrorising ways behind her after seeing a pet psychologist.
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Peter the elephant joins in on a blues piano duet. Watch the incredible video here!
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Astronauts share their experience of space travel and the impact it's had on them.
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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