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Papers focus on the prime minister's warnings that the terrorism threat to the UK is currently higher than at any point in history, and look forward to the return of X Factor.
Detectives search on both sides of the English Channel for a five-year-old boy whose life is in danger after his parents took him out of hospital.
EU leaders are to meet in Brussels to consider how to respond to Russia following accusations that its troops are fighting inside Ukraine.
Members of the troubled Co-operative Group are meeting later for a final vote on reforming how the business is run.
Housing experts are calling for minimum standards in the private rental market to prevent landlords from exploiting vulnerable tenants.
Leaders of the EU's 28 states are heading to Brussels for a special Saturday summit to decide who will fill two of Europe's top jobs.
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The Ebola vaccine, ZMapp, which has been tested on 18 laboratory monkeys with a 100% success rate will now be tested on humans.
Some 230 members of an Orthodox Jewish group begin leaving a village in western Guatemala after a bitter row with the local indigenous community.
George Galloway has been taken to hospital with a suspected broken jaw after he was attacked on a London street, his spokesman says.
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Italian PM Matteo Renzi announces measures to quicken the pace of the country's notoriously slow justice system to help the struggling economy.
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