BBC news for East Sussex

Baby Puck inquest told of mother's hospital 'panic'

Jo Meeke planned a home birth but ended up "really scared" in hospital as complications arose.

Cost legacy of decades-old NHS blunders begins to rise

Experts say maternity wards are still making the same "avoidable errors".

Network Rail reviews Polegate level crossing after woman hit

More technology is being considered at a Sussex crossing, but residents say it is still not safe enough.

Hassocks Golf Club robbery victim locked in freezer

The man was hit over the head, then forced into an industrial fridge-freezer and tied up.

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Turpin: Shackled siblings found in Perris, California home

Police arrest a pair who allegedly held their 13 children captive, some chained to their beds.

Venezuela helicopter pilot Oscar Pérez killed in raid

The Venezuelan government confirms that the rogue pilot was killed in a nine-hour siege on Monday.

Larry Nassar case: Victims confront 'repulsive' predator

Dozens are testifying against the ex-Team USA gymnastics doctor accused of molesting about 100 girls.

Top Kosovo Serb politician Oliver Ivanovic shot dead

Several shots were fired at Oliver Ivanovic outside his office in the northern city of Mitrovica.