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Family blame police over gun deaths
Stacey Banner, Lucy Lee's sister and daughter of Christine Lee, has criticised Surrey Police

Family blame police over gun deaths

A woman whose mother and sister were shot dead has blamed police for returning the murder weapon to the killer seven months before he used it to gun them down.

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Army troops 'in central Benghazi'

Army troops 'in central Benghazi'

Libyan government troops have entered central Benghazi after nearly 10 days of fighting Islamic extremist militias, violence that killed dozens of people and forced hundreds of families to flee, military sources said.

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Ferdinand handed three-game ban

Ferdinand handed three-game ban

QPR defender Rio Ferdinand has been suspended for three matches and fined £25,000 for comments he made on Twitter, the Football Association has announced.

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Mild weather hits Next profits

Mild weather hits Next profits

Britain's Indian summer will knock £25 million off profits at Next after the sustained period of mild weather saw its sales performance melt away.

Technology news

Phone data used to map populations

Phone data used to map populations

Mobile phone records could provide more accurate and up-to-date information than traditional census methods for keeping track of populations around the world, according to new research.

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