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Troubled Sussex mental health trust makes improvements

Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust is rated "good" after previous criticism over 10 deaths.

Deaf mum sues Little Mix promoter in sign language row

They had a legal duty to provide an interpreter, says Sally Reynolds whose daughter is a big fan.

Brighton Hippodrome tops 'at risk' list for fifth time in a row

It is the fifth year Brighton Hippodrome is seen as the theatre most in danger of being lost.

Britney Spears to play Brighton Pride... and Scarborough

The pop singer is taking her Las Vegas show on tour in Europe.

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Save the Children office in Afghanistan hit by attack

Gunmen detonate explosives then storm the offices of the charity in the city of Jalalabad.

Brazil poised for Lula appeal verdict

Judges will decide whether to uphold a prison term handed to ex-President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva.

Ursula K Le Guin: US fantasy author dies at home in Oregon

She melded dragons and wizards with spaceships to tackle earth-bound issues of gender and class.

At least 27 dead in twin Benghazi car bombs

Two car bombs kill at least 27 and injure many more near a mosque in the Libyan city of Benghazi.