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NHS cuts 'planned across England' ......
Plans are being drawn up that could see cuts to NHS services across England, including hospital and ward closures, according to draft documents seen by the BBC.

Italy quake: Emergency declared as hopes for more survivors fade ......
Italy declares a state of emergency in the regions worst hit by Wednesday's earthquake, in which at least 267 people died, as hopes fade of finding survivors.

Brazil police charge Lochte over robbery claim ......
Brazil police charge US swimmer Ryan Lochte with making a false statement about being robbed at gunpoint during the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Blast hits police building in Cizre, Turkey ......
A car bomb explodes outside a police building in Cizre, south-east Turkey, killing eight policemen and wounding more than 45, reports say.

Concerns raised over teenage pregnancy 'magic dolls' ......
Teenage pregnancy prevention programmes which use 'magic dolls' to simulate the needs of a new baby do not work, according to a study in The Lancet.

Dorset News Headlines

First Dorset bus drivers' strike: Further five-day walkout ......
A further five-day strike over pay by drivers on First Dorset buses is planned, the bus firm says.

Diarrhoea bug outbreak widens to hundreds of cases in the South West ......
An outbreak of a sickness and diarrhoea bug in the South West of England widens to more than 220 cases.

Lyme Regis Candles on the Cobb charity fundraiser ends ......
A group which raised more than 130,000 for charity by a staging candlelit event on the Dorset coast announces it is ending its activities.

No powers to move Bournemouth travellers, police say ......
Police say they have no power to remove an illegal encampment in Bournemouth, despite calls for them to act.

University hit 21 times in one year by ransomware ......
Universities and NHS trusts have been hit hard by ransomware in the last year, according to Freedom of Information requests carried out by two cybersecurity firms.