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One killed and one injured as pair attempt to enter NSA

One person was killed and another injured when they tried to drive a vehicle into the National Security Agency at Fort Meade, Maryland, the military installation said in a statement.

"NSA security personnel prevented them from gaining access to the installation," the statement said.

Earlier reports said two men dressed as women had attempted to enter the facility.

The incident is not believed to have been linked to terrorism.

Fort Meade's garrison commander Colonel Brian Foley said: "The incident has been contained and is under investigation."

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Cameron: Britain doesn't need another coalition

David Cameron

Britain "doesn't need another coalition", David Cameron has said in his first campaign rally.

Speaking in Chippenham, Cameron, who appeared tieless and with his sleeves rolled up, said: "We don't want another coalition. Britain doesn't need another coalition.

"We want strong, clear, accountable government and there's only one prime minister and one party that can deliver it so get out there and win it for Britain."

'At least one dead' after NSA headquarters rammed by car

At least one person is reported to have died in a firefight that erupted after a car tried to ram a National Security Agency (NSA) gate at an army installation.

A FBI spokesperon said the incident is not believed to have been linked to terrorism.

Two federal officials said at least one of the people in the car died after the firefight ensued.

British man and his young family found dead in Gibraltar

A family of four have been found dead in Gibraltar police have confirmed.

In a press release the Royal Gibraltar Police said a 31-year-old British man, a 37-year-old Spanish woman, a four-year-old girl and a six-week-old baby were found dead this morning.

Gibraltar Police found the bodies of the family of four this morning. Credit: Ben Birchall/PA Wire

In a press release police said: "Presently, we are not looking for anyone involved in this very unfortunate event, but the investigation will be thorough and detailed drawing in on the expertise of other professionals."

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Nick Clegg meets prickly resident in West Midlands

Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg with his party's MP for Solihull Lorely Burt meets children during their visit to Parkridge Centre, part of the Warwickshire Wildlife Trust. Credit: ITV News/ Louisa Felton

Nick Clegg has met locals in the West Midlands with his party's candidate for Solihull, Lorely Burt.

The Liberal Democrat leader spoke to children as a new scheme to protect hedgehogs was launched.

A project to create the UK's first dedicated hedgehog conservation area was launched as part of efforts to reverse declines in populations of the prickly creature.

Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg with his party's candidate for Solihull Lorely Burt meets children during their visit to Parkridge Centre, part of the Warwickshire Wildlife Trust in Solihull. Credit: ITV News/ Louisa Felton

Warwickshire Wildlife Trust's scheme, funded by the British Hedgehog Preservation Society, will also work with the local community to raise awareness of the animals' plight and bring in hedgehog-friendly measures such as creating small holes in fences.

Farage: Ukip pledge is 'completely distinctive'

Nigel Farage has announced the party's "pledge to Britain", which includes saying no to the EU, controlling the country's borders, an extra £3 billion for the NHS, cuts in foreign aid spending and no tax on the minimum wage.

Ahead of the leaders' debate on Thursday the Ukip leader told ITV News UK Editor Rohit Kachroo that: "I hope that I am able to get across to the viewing public the fact that Ukip alone is completely distinctive on these key issues."

Report: Men dressed as women attempted to enter NSA

Police in Washington told NBC News that a shooting incident occurred outside the NSA's headquarters in Fort Meade after two men dressed as women attempted to enter the facility.

A US intelligence official told NBC there was no indication it was a terrorist event and is being treated as a "local criminal matter."

It is not clear why the two men were trying to enter, and early reports indicate that one of the disguised men was shot.

A subsequent search of the cars revealed a gun and some drugs, according to reports.

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