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PSNI: Car attacks were hate crimes

Sat, 2014-08-30 09:58
Police say they are treating an arson attack on two cars in Dunmurry as a hate crime.
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Iraq in push to free Amerli town

Sat, 2014-08-30 09:37
Iraqi forces, Shia militias and Kurdish Peshmerga have begun a new offensive to try to save the town of Amerli from Islamic State militants, reports say.
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VIDEO: Police trial Bond-style tracking darts

Sat, 2014-08-30 09:23
A GPS tracking device being deployed by police in Florida enables officers to follow a vehicle without the need for a potentially dangerous high-speed pursuit.
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Rangers fans protest over finances

Sat, 2014-08-30 08:58
Rangers fans hold a protest against the club's board during the Championship game against Queen of the South at Ibrox.
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Philippine Syria troops 'attacked'

Sat, 2014-08-30 08:58
A group of Philippine peacekeepers trapped by rebels in the Syrian Golan Heights are "under attack", the Philippine defence minister says.
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Lib Dems pledge paternity leave rise

Sat, 2014-08-30 08:42
The Liberal Democrats are to pledge giving fathers an extra four weeks' paternity leave in their manifesto for the general election.
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Man charged over Galloway assault

Sat, 2014-08-30 08:40
A man is charged with religiously-aggravated assault after MP George Galloway was attacked in a west London street.
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Lesotho PM flees 'military coup'

Sat, 2014-08-30 07:53
Lesotho's prime minister crosses into South Africa, accusing Lesotho's army of staging a coup and telling the BBC his life is in danger.
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Man arrested over votes 'for sale'

Sat, 2014-08-30 07:47
A man is arrested after votes for the independence referendum were listed on internet auction site eBay.
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Egypt Brotherhood death sentence cut

Sat, 2014-08-30 07:34
The head of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood has one death sentence commuted to life in prison, but still faces another death penalty.
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Gold-diggers find treasure on beach

Sat, 2014-08-30 07:30
Three people have become the first confirmed diggers to find 24-carat gold treasure buried on a beach in Kent.
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Iran anger over new US sanctions

Sat, 2014-08-30 07:20
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani criticises new US sanctions, saying they will harm negotiations over his country's nuclear programme.
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'Forgotten' Swiss baby dies in car

Sat, 2014-08-30 06:39
A 16-month-old baby in Switzerland dies after one of its parents went to work forgetting that the child had been left in the car.
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VIDEO: Rescuers free Nicaraguan miners

Sat, 2014-08-30 06:16
Most of 24 gold miners trapped underground in northern Nicaragua since Thursday have been rescued, officials say.
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Boy killed in crash in family's car

Sat, 2014-08-30 05:30
A seven-year-old boy dies and four members of his family are seriously injured when their car is in collision with a lorry in Kent.
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Arson attack 'was murder attempt'

Sat, 2014-08-30 05:17
A man whose house was deliberately set on fire says the attack was "attempted murder".
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China warns of Hong Kong 'meddling'

Sat, 2014-08-30 03:35
China warns foreign countries against "meddling" in Hong Kong's politics ahead of a crucial announcement on the territory's election process.
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Diana wedding cake slice sold for £828

Sat, 2014-08-30 02:42
A private collector pays £828 at auction for a 33-year-old slice of cake from Prince Charles and Princess Diana's wedding.
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VIDEO: Peter Kay lights up Blackpool

Sat, 2014-08-30 02:32
Comedian Peter Kay hosted the big switch-on of the Blackpool Illuminations
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AUDIO: Should you recline your plane seat?

Sat, 2014-08-30 02:11
The use of gadgets to prevent passengers putting their seat back has lead to mid-air arguments, should airlines allow them to go back at all?
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