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Ex-Lancashire Police officer Jayson Lobo jailed for voyeurism

Jayson Lobo secretly recorded sexual encounters with seven women on his mobile phone.

Arriva North West bus strike: What you need to know

Arriva bus services in Merseyside, Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Cheshire are affected.

'Lives at risk' after Manchester heart surgery suspension

Those with congenital heart problems have to travel hundreds of miles for surgery, a charity says.

Accrington Stanley player Jordan Moseley dies

Under-16s academy player Jordan Moseley "died suddenly", the club says.

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Spain expected to impose Catalonia direct rule

The Spanish cabinet is meeting to decide whether or not to impose direct rule on Catalonia.

Man arrested after knife attack in Munich

Police say no motive has been established for the attack, which lightly wounded four passers-by.

Mugabe named as goodwill ambassador by WHO

The World Health Organisation head praises Zimbabwe's public health policy, in a controversial move.

Militants kill Egyptian security forces in desert shoot-out

The forces are reported to have been looking for the militants' hideout when they came under attack.