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The two leaders faced audience questions on the NHS and the economy

Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn faced questions on Brexit and foreign policy from a live studio audience in a special general election programme.

Mr Corbyn was quizzed about his views on drone strikes, tax-raising plans and past campaigning in Northern Ireland.

Mrs May defended her social care reforms and was repeatedly asked if she had changed her mind on Brexit.

Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche, who died in the attack, was called "a shining bright star" by his mother

More than $600,000 (£468,000) has been raised for the families of the three US men attacked while defending a Muslim teenager and her friend on a train.

Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche and Ricky John Best were killed and Micah David-Cole Fletcher was severely injured in Portland, Oregon on Friday.

They all intervened after a man launched into a verbal tirade against the teens, one wearing a hijab.

British Airways passengers are facing a third day of disruption at Heathrow as the airline deals with the impact of a worldwide computer system crash.

BA says it aims to operate a full long-haul schedule and a "high proportion" of short-haul services after the outage caused by a power failure.

So far on Monday, 13 short-haul flights at Heathrow have been cancelled.

Palestinian protesters and Israeli police clash in the West Bank

More than 1,000 Palestinians held in Israeli jails ended a mass hunger strike against detention conditions.

Israeli officials said the move - at the start of the holy month of Ramadan - came after an agreement to allow two family visits per month, not just one.

The action was led by Marwan Barghouti, a Palestinian leader jailed by Israel for life for five murders.