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Israeli police kill suspected shooter of Jewish activist

Israeli police have shot dead a Palestinian suspected of trying to kill far-right Jewish activist Yehuda Glick.

Moataz Hezaji was suspected of shooting Glick from a motorbike as he left a conference at the Menachem Begin Heritage Centre

Police shot him dead on a rooftop in the Abu Tor area of east Jerusalem, where there have today been clashes with Palestinian residents.

A tear gas canister explodes in east Jerusalem, where security forces have clashed with Palestinian residents. Credit: Reuters

The incident has led to the closure of the Temple Mount site, a holy site for both Jews and Muslims.

Glick has caused controversy by campaigning for Jews to be able to pray at the al-Aqsa mosque compound, one of Islam's holiest sites.

The 48-year-old is in a serious but stable condition in hospital, doctors said.


Coffey: Abuse response 'shouldn't be a postcode lottery'

Stockport MP Ann Coffey, who led a report into child sexual exploitation, has said the authorities' response to abuse "shouldn't be a postcode lottery".

ITV News Granada Political Reporter Daniel Hewitt reports:

Barclays sets aside £500m ahead of possible fine

Barclays has set aside £500 million in anticipation of fines from regulators over alleged rigging of foreign exchange markets.

The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) and the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) have both launched investigations into the alleged manipulation of the £3 trillion-a-day foreign exchange market.

Barclays is expecting to pay hundreds of millions of pounds to regulators. Credit: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Last month, it was reported that Barclays was one of six banks facing fines of hundreds of millions of pounds after the FCA began talks to settle its inquiry into the scandal.

The bank announced the £500m provision as it posted a 4% rise in profits to £1.22bn in the third quarter of this year.

It said the £500 million set aside was "relating to ongoing investigations into foreign exchange with certain regulatory authorities".

James Corden becomes a father for the second time

British presenter and actor James Corden has become a father for the second time.

James Corden and wife Julia have welcomed their second child. Credit: PA Wire

Corden's wife Julia gave birth on Monday to a baby girl who has been named Carey - which was her maiden name before they married two years ago.

The couple's first child Max is now three.

Corden, 36, is due to make his US chat show debut in March when he succeeds Scottish star Craig Ferguson on CBS's The Late Late Show.

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