Rioters torch Muslims’ homes

CNN’s Paula Hancocks reports from Myanmar, where reports say five people have been killed in violence against Muslims.

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Opinion: Nothing to worry about

Matt Welch says the government shutdown is no crisis. But the GOP should have focused on cutting federal spending instead of a Hail Mary pass on Obamacare

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Five in hospital after chemical leak

Five people are taken to hospital after a number of containers leak an unknown hazardous substance at a addiction treatment centre in Essex.

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Lotto ticket price doubles to £2

Camelot, which runs the National Lottery, increases the price of a Lotto ticket to £2, the first rise since the game began in 1994.

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Southwest fires pilot

The captain of a Southwest Airlines flight that made a hard landing at LaGuardia Airport in New York in July has been fired, a spokeswoman for the airline told CNN on Wednesday.

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GP services ‘face cuts catastrophe’

The GP system in England is facing a “catastrophe” because of cuts in funding representing a £400m drop in real terms, doctors’ leaders warn.

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U.S. Congress still gets paid

In the U.S. shutdown, most federal workers go without pay, but the checks will keep coming to the members of Congress — and that’s in the U.S. Constitution.

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