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Merkel rules out migrant policy reversal after attacks ......
German Chancellor Angela Merkel rejects calls to change her refugee policy in the wake of recent terror attacks by asylum seekers.

Syrian Nusra Front announces split from al-Qaeda ......
The Syrian jihadist group Jabhat al-Nusra announces it has split from al-Qaeda, in the first ever recording by its leader.

Girl dies after elephant throws stone in Morocco zoo ......
A seven-year-old girl dies after an elephant throws a stone that hits her head in a Moroccan zoo.

Labour leadership: Corbyn ballot challenge rejected ......
A judge rejects a court challenge to Labour's decision to allow Jeremy Corbyn to automatically stand for re-election as leader.

Chris Evans to face no charges over sexual assault claims ......
TV and radio presenter Chris Evans will face no further action concerning historic allegations of sexual assault, the Metropolitan Police say.

Dorset News Headlines

Piddlehinton 'open prison' travellers' site extended until 2019 ......
A travellers' site likened to a "prison" by campaigners is to remain open for another three years, despite being "hardly used".

Aerial photos reveal Neolithic and Bronze Age remains ......
A Neolithic monument and a Bronze Age cemetery are some of the remains spotted from the skies by archaeologists.

First Dorset bus firm 'docks sick pay' during strike ......
Bus drivers with cancer or serious heart conditions could have their sick pay docked during a strike by colleagues, a union claims.

Bournemouth flats designs 'bland' with 'no charm' ......
Plans to develop the site of a former church near Bournemouth's seafront are branded "bland" with "no charm".

Motorcyclist killed in Blandford crash was 'bestest daddy' ......
The son of a biker killed in a crash in Dorset has called him the "bestest daddy in the world".