A coalition of left-wing parties has won the lower house in the Italian election, but failed to win the Senate.
The comedian Beppe Grillo leads the largest single party in both houses.
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A band of heavy rain is heading for the UK, threatening to make the May Bank Holiday a washout, the Met Office has warned.
Headteachers could strike in protest at government plans to force schools to become academies
Tonight it'll become dry and clear for most parts of Britain.