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Hate crime offences up 17% in England and Wales
The number of hate crimes recorded by police in England and Wales in 2017/18 has increased by 17% on the previous year.
Wage growth strongest for nearly a decade
Pay packets rose by an average of 3.1% in the three months to August, the fastest pace for nearly a decade, according to official figures.
'She was unique': Lucy McHugh's mother on her murder
The mother of murdered schoolgirl Lucy McHugh has vowed to never let her memory die as she described the pain of losing her daughter.
Theresa May told to 'take responsibility' for Brexit talks stalling
Germany has told Theresa May to "take responsibility" for Brexit talks stalling, as EU leaders prepare to gather for one of the last chances to approve a deal.
Railway stations with worst train delays revealed
The worst train services for punctuality and cancellations have been identified as part of analysis of services in the UK.
Paddy Power Betfair fined £2.2m over gambling check failings
Paddy Power Betfair has been fined £2.2m over failings which included allowing a punter to gamble away large sums stolen from a charity.
Major life-threatening cyber attack on UK 'in little doubt' in near future, warns security chief
There is "little doubt" a major life-threatening cyber attack on the UK will take place in the near future, the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has warned.
Contactless payments overtake chip-and-pin
Contactless payments have become more popular than chip-and-pin card transactions for the first time in the UK, according to a major payment processing company.
Misogyny and loathing for men could be hate crimes
Crimes motivated by misogyny, a loathing for men, ageism and a loathing of goths could all be classed as hate crimes.
Chancellor would have to spend at least £19bn to 'end austerity' - IFS
The only way the chancellor can end austerity is to borrow substantial sums or raise Britain's tax burden to the highest level for nearly 70 years, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has warned.