The crash, believed to involve a lorry and van, happened at about 10:05 GMT near Northampton.
Motorists are being warned of hazardous driving conditions - including in Buckinghamshire - following snowfall across parts of the UK.
Watford-based JD Wetherspoon says its first-half pre-tax profits are likely to be lower despite sales growth.
PC Kevin Flint had been with Thames Valley Police for 27 years.
Six unknown Auschwitz victims have been buried in Hertfordshire.
Former Formula 1 driver Eddie Irvine says that Lewis Hamilton is the best driver form the current generation of the sport, but believes the Brit still has some way to go if he is to catch Michael Schumacher.
Olympic track cycling champion Victoria Pendleton says she has "turned a corner" after she "was minutes away" from taking her own life last summer.
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