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World leaders condemn murder of Japanese journalist

World leaders have condemned the murder of a Japanese journalist by Islamic State militants in Syria. Kenji Goto's killing comes less than a week after the death of another man from Japan held by the group. The country's Prime Minister has vowed not to 'give in to terrorism'.

ITV News' Sejal Karia reports:

'She's a tiger': Bobbi Brown's family hopeful after scare

The family of Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown said she was a "tiger" and that they were hopeful she would pull through..

Her cousin Jerod Brown told NBC News she was going through a "hard time" as the anniversary of her mother's death approaches.

Bobbi Kristina Brown with her late mother Whitney Houston. Credit: Lionel Hahn/ABACA/Press Association Images

"She's been through a lot, you know what I'm saying. This is a hard time, it's her mother's anniversary of her death," Jerod Brown said.

"It's been a hard time, it's a rough time of year," he said, adding, "But she's a tiger, she's going to pull through it."


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Teenager raises thousands after school punishment

Stan's original target was just £100

A Somerset teenager has raised over £15,000 for a cancer charity after his school punished him for shaving his head.

14 year old Stan Lock shaved off his hair to raise money for Macmillan. But staff at the Churchill Academy put him in isolation because they said his new hairstyle broke school rules. Stan's original fundraising target was just £100.

Stan Lock was punished by his school after shaving his head for charity


Djokovic claims third set 6-3 against Murray

Djokovic is two sets up against Murray. Credit: Reuters

Novak Djokovic leads Andy Murray 2-1 in sets at the Australian Open final after winning the third 6-3.

Murray appeared to be in the ascendancy after breaking in the opening game of the set and holding immediately afterwards, but Djokovic moved through the gears to claim the next three games and race into a 3-2 lead.

He forced three breaks points at 4-3 on the Murray serve and the Scot showed his frustration by smashing his racket on the ground when the Serbian won the second of those.

Djokovic needed just one of his three set points to hold serve and give himself the upper hand at Melbourne Park.

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Wife of Ted Robbins: Ted is 'doing well' in hospital

Credit: PA

The wife of Ted Robbins, Judy, says her husband is "doing well" in hospital.

She also made an appeal to the doctor in the audience who came to Ted's rescue.

In a message this morning she wrote:

"With Ted now in the hospital. He is in some pain due to bruising on his ribs from chest compressions but other than that, he is doing well.

"We are so incredibly grateful for everyone's support and we would love more than anything to find out who the doctor was out of the audience who gave such fantastic treatment.

"Thanks for all your lovely messages, it's very touching to know he is loved.

He will be fit and healthy again soon."

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