This year's GCSE results show the biggest ever year-on-year decline, blamed on an increase in retakes in England.
Five men who died in the sea at Camber Sands on the hottest day of the year were on a day trip from London, police say.
Serial killer Peter Sutcliffe - known as the Yorkshire Ripper - is transferred to prison after more than 30 years in Broadmoor psychiatric hospital.
The devastation in Italy following the earthquake on Wednesday, and the deaths of five men at a beach in Camber Sands, feature in the papers.
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