BBC news for Lincolnshire

Newly opened £12m railway bridge to close for repairs

Network Rail says pedestrians have complained about rainwater pooling on the staircase steps.

Complaint over judge's Rooney traveller family remarks

The judge made the comments as he sentenced the Rooney family for modern slavery offences.

National Trust memberships hit new high of five million

The charity's chairman, Tim Parker, says people go to its sites to escape "busy, noisy" technology.

Ex-Diocese of Lincoln clergyman sexually abused girls

John Bailey, 76, indecently assaulted three girls between 1955 and 1982.

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US expands travel ban to include N Korea

People from Venezuela and Chad will also now face restrictions on travel to the United States.

Germany election: Merkel wins fourth term, nationalists rise

The chancellor is re-elected but nationalists make a historic breakthrough, sparking protests.

Trump NFL row: Defiance after US president urges boycott

Players kneel in protest during the US anthem as the president's remarks are strongly condemned.

Tennessee church shooting halted by 'extraordinarily brave' usher

Police praised the "extraordinarily brave" actions of the usher at the church near Nashville.