DUP agree £1bn deal with Conservatives:

The Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) has agreed a deal to support Theresa May’s minority government.

Arlene Foster’s 10 DUP MPs will offer support to the Conservative Party, and allow them to pass legislation through the House of Commons, as, with the support of the DUP, the Conservative Party has an effective majority – 328 MPs.

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Transformers: The Last Knight could be the franchise’s most unsuccessful film:

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A poster for Transformers: The Last Knight. (CREDIT: Hasbro)

Transformers: The Last Knight has amassed a total of $69.1 million in its opening week in the US, including $15.6 million on its opening day, which is a franchise low.

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Andy Murray to donate Queen’s Club winnings to Grenfell Tower victims:

 

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Andy Murray practises at Queen’s Cluib (CREDIT: AFP/Getty Images)

World number 1 Andy Murray will donate his prize money accumulated in the Aegon Championships – known as Queen’s Club –  to the families of the victims of the Grenfell Tower fire.

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Finsbury Park terror attack:

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Police officers surround Seven Sisters Road just after midnight (CREDIT: Getty Images)

A van has ploughed into people near the Finsbury Park MosqueLondon in north London, injuring nine people, and killing one.

A white 48-year old man had been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, and is now also being held on suspicion of terrorist offences.

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Fire at London’s Grenfell Tower:

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Grenfell Tower block (CREDIT: Getty Images)

A fire that engulfed London’s Grenfell Tower has claimed the lives of twelve people, with many still unaccounted.

The fire was reported in Kensington at 00:54 BST, and subsequently engulfed numerous floors in the 24-storey building. The fire is belived to have been started on the fourth floor, but it is currently unknown what caused it.

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Tim Farron resigns as Lib Dem leader:

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Tim Farron (CREDIT: Getty Images)

The leader of the Liberal Democrats – Tim Farron – has resigned after he said that being a political leader, and living as a commited Christian had “has felt impossible”.

Tim Farron has said that he has faced “scrutiny” over matters regarding his faith, which has come up several times after comments he made regarding gay sex.

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Rafael Nadal wins 10th French Open title:

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Rafael Nadal celebrates victory (CREDIT: REUTERS)

Rafael Nadal defeats Stan Wawrinka in straight sets: 6-2 6-3 6-1 to claim “La Decima” (10 titles) at the French Open.

Rafael Nadal has extended his Grand Slam count to 15 with his straight sets victory, and is the only player in the open era to win 10 titles at the same event.

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