US election 2016: Clinton and Trump face final debate

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are preparing for their final televised debate in an increasingly personal and bitter fight for the US presidency. Source: BBC

Pentonville Prison stabbing: Inmate killed and two injured

One prisoner dies and two others are critically injured in a stabbing at HMP Pentonville in London. Source: BBC

Mosul battle: US says IS using human shields

The US accuses Islamic State militants of using civilians as human shields as Iraqi forces advance on the group's stronghold in Mosul. Source: BBC

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Only 73 out of England's 163 grammar schools give any priority to children from low income families in their admissions policies, the BBC has found. Explore the data for grammar schools closest to you. Source: BBC

US election: Donald Trump accusers telling lies, says Melania

Melania Trump says the women who have accused her husband of sexual assault are lying, insisting he is a "gentleman". Source: BBC

Sussex NHS mental health trust criticised over killings by patients

A mental health trust underestimated the risk posed by its patients and sometimes did not act on threats to harm others, a review of 10 killings finds. Source: BBC

MEP Steven Woolfe quits ‘rotten’ UKIP

UKIP MEP Steven Woolfe, who spent three nights in hospital after a row with a party colleague, is quitting the party, saying it is in a "death spiral". Source: BBC

Battle for Mosul: Operation to retake Iraqi city from IS begins

Iraqi government troops and allied forces launch a long-awaited operation to recapture Mosul, the last IS stronghold in the country. Source: BBC

Philip Hammond: Chancellor Brexit delay claims denied

Newspaper reports that the chancellor is attempting to slow down progress towards Brexit are "rubbish", Treasury sources tell the BBC. Source: BBC

Chibok girls: Freed students reunite with families in Nigeria

Twenty-one schoolgirls who had been kidnapped by the Islamist group Boko Haram in the Nigerian town of Chibok have been reunited with their families. Source: BBC

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