BBC news for Dorset

Most expensive UK seaside towns named

A Scottish fishing port has seen house prices very nearly double over the last decade.

Man charged over hoax bomb calls

Calls made included threats to a police headquarters, a hospital and a bus station.

Sandbanks Ferry public toilet closure U-turn

Residents said people waiting for ferries were urinating in the street and in gardens.

Floating is better than swimming for increasing sea survival, says RNLI

The RNLI's advice is to float for about 60-to-90 seconds if you fall in water to help your breathing.

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Climate change: Trump keeps world waiting on Paris deal

The US president says he will announce this week if he will pull out of the Paris agreement.

Portland deaths: Son who died trying to stop Muslim abuse 'a hero'

Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche was one of two men stabbed to death on a train in Portland on Friday.

Gregg Allman, rock trailblazer, dies at 69

Allman died at home in Savannah, Georgia, on Saturday, his official website announced.

Trump team brush off Kushner 'secret Russia line' questions

Mr Trump's aides refused to comment on reports that his son-in-law wanted a secret line with Russia.