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Belgium arrests two men suspected of planning attack video

Belgian police and soldiers keep guard at Brussels Airport, which partially re-opened following a bomb blast in April.

Police arrests two men suspected of planning an attack in Belgium after house searches on Friday evening

'She's gone, she's gone'

India Chipchase had been working as a barmaid but was hoping to follow her father Jeremy, a doctor, into healthcare.

Police burst through Edward Tenniswood's front door looking for India Chipchase. They were too late.

English bulldogs in crisis video

Cosmetic changes are affecting the health of some bulldogs.

The survival of one of the world's most popular dog breeds is threatened.

Pope visits Auschwitz

Pope Francis walks through a gate with the words "Arbeit macht frei" (Work sets you free) at the former Nazi German ...

Pope Francis has become the third consecutive pontiff to make the pilgrimage to Auschwitz where more than 1 million people were killed.

Fervent jihadist or suicidal refugee?

A man was killed and 10 injured when an explosion went off next to an open-air music festival in Ansbach, Germany, ...

Mohammad Daleel, a Syrian refugee, was the man behind Germany's Ansbach attack, but was he also recruited by Isis?

Explosion rocks Swedish apartments

The cause of the blast is not yet known.

Emergency crews are at the site of an explosion in an apartment in a residential area of Malmo, Sweden.

It's a bikini takedown

The thief only got about 15m before the women pinned him down until police arrived.

A thief failed to note that the bikini-clad woman he targeted was also seriously ripped.

Attacker hunted before church killing

Two attackers killed the priest and seriously wounded another hostage in the church in northern France before being shot ...

​Police already hunting second teen who killed priest in French church when attack happened.

The last moments of India

India Chipchase's body was found with more than 30 injuries, according to a forensic pathologist.

As the girlfriend of a Kiwi rugby star lay dead, Edward Tenniswood got out of bed and went to buy a kebab.

And down goes the Pope video

Pope Francis prays in front of the black Virgin Mary at Czestochowa's Sanctuary, Poland on July 28.

Pope Francis misses a step and falls to the ground at a Mass at Poland's holiest shrine.

How safe is London?

Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe credits good intelligence as having made the difference to keeping the streets of London safe.

Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe believes good intelligence has meant there's been no successful terrorist attack since 2013.

Downing St cats' power struggle

Palmerston, chief mouser at Boris Johnson's UK Foreign Office, is plotting to also dominate the British prime minister's ...

There's been a home invasion at No. 10, with Palmerston from over the road taking on Larry.

Hostage's church attack ordeal

Father Jacques Hamel of the parish of Saint-Etienne.

More horrifying details emerge about attack on French village church in which priest killed.

'I'll blow you up'

A gunman who shot a police officer has been killed in the US.

German police arrest 19-year-old Algerian refugee who had fled a psychiatric facility yelling, "I'll blow you up".

Terrified during Munich attack

Blenheim's Phillip and Tina Rayner.

A Blenheim couple were holidaying in Germany when a gunman started killing people in a mall nearby.

Turkey cracks down on media

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan's government has launched a devastating purge of the country's security institutions ...

Nearly 50 journalists ordered detained and dozens of media outlets closed down.

Dolly the sheep's clones live on

The world's first clone of an adult animal, Dolly the sheep.

When Dolly died her cells revealed she had prematurely aged, but her clones, aged nine, are still going strong.

Murder-accused: 'I'm chivalrous'

India Chipchase's body was found with more than 30 injuries, according to a forensic pathologist.

The accused told the court he kept newspaper clippings of women who looked similar to ex-girlfriends.

Priest forced to kneel, then throat cut video

Father Jacques Hamel of the parish of Saint-Etienne was killed, and another person was seriously wounded in the attack.

Elderly French Catholic priest was butchered at his altar by a pair of young attackers reportedly linked to Isis.

Who was priest killer?

Police and rescue workers stand at the scene after two assailants had taken five people hostage in the church at ...

​Before the Charlie Hebdo attacks in Paris in January 2015, Adel Kermiche was a cheerful French teenager.

Nomads evacuated

Reindeer in Siberia, pictured in 1965. The region's nomadic reindeer herders are being evacuated due to an outbreak of ...

Nomadic reindeer herders evacuated and part of a Siberian region quarantined after anthrax outbreak.

Doctor shot by patient

Police secure the area near the university clinic in Steglitz, a southwestern district of Berlin, after a doctor had ...

Shooting of doctor at Berlin university clinic not linked with Islamist militancy.

Murder-accused 'trained to kill'

India Chipchase had been working as a barmaid but was hoping to follow her father into healthcare.

Man accused of raping and murdering former AB's son's ex says he used to be a soldier.

Mansion disguised as shed

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Alan Yeomans said he was bankrupt and living in a shed. The 'shed' was a 6-bed home filled with antiques and a cannabis growing room.

Germans 'won't be able to sleep peacefully' video

Police say many more people may have been hurt if the bomber hadn't been denied entry to a music festival.

Syrian man who blew himself up in Germany recorded a video message before his attack.

Irish border a thorny issue

British Prime Minister Theresa May (centre) meets Northern Ireland first minister Arlene Foster (left) and deputy first ...

Britain does not want a return to border controls in Northern Ireland, Prime Minister Theresa May says.

Prince Harry's regret

Prince Harry looks at a poster of his late mother, Princess Diana, at The Cloud in Auckland during his 2015 visit to New ...

Prince Harry reveals he didn't talk about Princess Diana's death for years.

Teen arrested after Munich attack

Police officers guard with guns as they escort people from inside the shopping centre as they respond to a shooting at ...

Sixteen-year-old had been in contact via WhatsApp with gunman who killed nine people in Munich.

Scots prepare for independence

Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon: "If we find that our interests can't be protected in a UK context, ...

Scottish leader says she will start preparatory work on splitting Scotland from the rest of Britain.

'Mission impossible' for quick Brexit

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister Theresa May walk on a red carpet while reviewing a guard of ...

While the new British PM,Theresa May, greets European leaders, a senior official believes Britain needs 6 years to leave the EU.

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