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The SAS is closing in on the man known as ‘John’, suspected of being from London, who brutally executed US journalist James Foley.

A schoolboy who secured top marks in his GCSEs is set to follow in the footsteps of David Cameron and Boris Johnson after winning a scholarship to Eton worth £76,000.

A dog breeder from Kilburn has been banned from keeping pets for three years - after he was caught swinging a sack of Jack Russell puppies as he sold them in the streets of Soho at 1 am.

The woman was attacked after she boarded a train to Birmingham New Street from Euston Station (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

An appeal has been launched after a woman who fell asleep on a train leaving Euston awoke to find a man sexually assaulting her.

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Maria Andreou, 82

Fears are growing for the safety of an 82-year woman who went missing without shoes or socks in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

Thousands throng around the Kaaba at the Grand Mosque in Mecca

A Forest Gate travel agent has been arrested and £400,000 seized over the suspected fraudulent sale of package holidays to devout Muslims making the once-in-a-lifetime Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca.

There will be major disruption at London Bridge station this month (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Major works are being planned from tomorrow at London Bridge, the UK’s fourth busiest railway station, so we take at look at how they will affect your journeys this month:

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If you’re thinking of adding running treadmill to your fitness routine, you’re on the right track! There are several advantages to running on a treadmill versus running outdoors.

Renault-Zoe

The Renault ZOE follows on from the introduction of the electric Fluence ZE and Twizy, but unlike the former, the ZOE was designed from the ground up as an electric vehicle.

When no simple way to find Real Ale was at hand, 4 Ale enthusiasts got together to allow anyone with a smart phone to find Real Ale no matter where they happened to be, this was the birth of the Perfect Pint app.

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Can you find the animals hiding in London station names? (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

You may not realise it but there are animals hiding in stations across London? Play our quiz and see if you can you find them:

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Can you guess the Tube station just from the outside? (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

How well do you know your Tube stations? Can you guess these Underground stops from the pictures taken outside them?

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You might know London like the back of your hand, but how well do you know the other Londons - and London landmarks - across the world?

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