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German trains in deadly head-on crash ......
At least 10 people are killed and more than 100 injured as two passenger trains collide in the German state of Bavaria.

Age UK halts controversial energy deal ......
Charity Age UK and energy provider E.On suspend a branded tariff following criticism that customers are paying more than on E.On's cheapest deal.

UK-EU deal would be 'legally binding' ......
Any agreement on changes to the UK's membership of the EU would be "legally binding", papers released ahead of next week's crunch summit of European leaders indicate.

Labour Trident deal 'may be impossible' ......
Shadow home secretary Andy Burnham says it may be "impossible" for Labour to reach an agreed position on Trident.

Tennis umpires banned in fixing probe ......
Two umpires are banned by the International Tennis Federation and four more are being investigated over allegations of fixing.

Dorset News Headlines

Surgery for boy with brain tumour ......
A five-year-old boy given months to live has surgery that could help prolong his life after a successful fundraising appeal.

Two charged over pensioner bike death ......
Two men are charged over the death of a pensioner who was hit by a motorbike while crossing a road in Weymouth.

Storm Imogen leaves homes without power ......
Hundreds of homes are left without power and several flood warnings are in place as Storm Imogen brings heavy rain and high winds to Dorset.

School cuts jobs in restructuring plan ......
An academy school in Dorset is set to cut 15 jobs as part of a restructuring programme of its teaching methods.

Action taken against dog rescue charity ......
Trading Standards takes action against a pet rescue charity which was the subject of a BBC investigation over its illegal import of dogs.