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Kinks and Zombies bassist Jim Rodford dies aged 76

Rodford, also a founding member of Argent and bassist for the Zombies, died following a fall.

Fox hunting ban: Campaigners criticise routine killings

The Hunting Act bans the use of dogs to hunt foxes and wild mammals in England and Wales.

Murder arrest after Welwyn Garden City fatal stabbing

A man was found with stab wounds in Ludwick Way, Welwyn Garden City, and died at the scene.

Stewartby Brickworks: Drone footage shows 'unsafe' chimneys

The chimneys are Grade II-listed but an application has been made to demolish them.

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Kabul: Afghan forces end Intercontinental Hotel siege

Some 160 people are rescued but at least six civilians die after gunmen attack a hotel, officials say.

Syria: Turkey says ground troops moved in on Afrin

US-backed militants deny Turkish reports, saying they have "repelled" attacks in northern Syria.

North Korea Moranbong girl band leader heads Olympic inspection team

The team is on a landmark visit to inspect cultural venues for next month's Winter Olympics.

US shutdown: Senate in bid to end impasse

The US Senate will hold a rare Sunday session to try to break the impasse over federal funding.