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Driver jailed for killing cyclist

Thu, 2014-08-28 07:55
A minibus driver is jailed for five years for killing a cyclist, who he hit while looking at photographs on his mobile phone.
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WHO warns 20,000 at risk of Ebola

Thu, 2014-08-28 07:51
The UN's health agency says the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa could infect more than 20,000 people, and urges airlines to resume flights.
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VIDEO: Roman ruins uncovered in Somerset

Thu, 2014-08-28 07:24
Archaeologists are studying Roman ruins, including a bath house, that have been discovered on the site of a new bypass in Somerset.
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Erdogan sworn in as Turkey president

Thu, 2014-08-28 06:59
Recep Tayyip Erdogan is officially sworn in as Turkish president after winning the country's first ever public vote for head of state.
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VIDEO: Punched woman talks of grope outrage

Thu, 2014-08-28 06:44
A student who was punched in the face at the Notting Hill Carnival for telling a man not to grope her says she would do the same again.
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Man jailed for bottle attack on girl

Thu, 2014-08-28 06:42
A man who threw a glass bottle while drunk, shattering a car windscreen and badly injuring a nine-year-old girl, is jailed.
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VIDEO: HMS Illustrious retires

Thu, 2014-08-28 06:24
The aircraft carrier, HMS Illustrious, was formally taken out of service on Thursday in a ceremony at Portsmouth Naval Base.
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Stats show UK becoming more European

Thu, 2014-08-28 06:18
UK is becoming more European, statistics show
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VIDEO: UK still a 'deeply elitist' country

Thu, 2014-08-28 06:17
The UK is still a "deeply elitist" country, according to a new report from the Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission.
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Pitt and Jolie wedding announced

Thu, 2014-08-28 06:14
Actors Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are now married, according to a spokesman for the Hollywood couple.
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India launches bank accounts for all

Thu, 2014-08-28 05:48
Indian PM Narendra Modi launches a plan to provide a bank account for every household, in a landmark initiative to help the poor.
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EU widens aid to dairy exporters

Thu, 2014-08-28 05:46
The EU announces emergency help for dairy producers hit by the Russian ban on food imports from the EU.
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Peake: Actresses can play male roles

Thu, 2014-08-28 05:43
Maxine Peake says she hopes playing Hamlet will make it easier for women to fill male roles because Shakespeare's female roles are "quite problematic".
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Hamilton & Rosberg not a team - Webber

Thu, 2014-08-28 05:37
Former F1 driver Mark Webber questions whether Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg can stay at Mercedes together next year.
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Pro-independence firms hit back

Thu, 2014-08-28 05:36
An open letter signed by more than 200 business figures says the case for independence “has been made”.
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VIDEO: Close shave for Shaun the sheep

Thu, 2014-08-28 05:31
A sheep called Shaun has been shorn for the first time in his life and his fleece has weighed in at a huge 23 kilograms.
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Independence - business leaders come out in support

Thu, 2014-08-28 05:24
Business takes up debate over Scottish independence
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Rooney named new England captain

Thu, 2014-08-28 05:18
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney is named new England captain by manager Roy Hodgson.
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VIDEO: Keaton's comeback at Venice festival

Thu, 2014-08-28 05:06
The 71st Venice Film Festival opened on Wednesday with the world premiere of Birdman starring Michael Keaton, Emma Stone and Edward Norton.
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VIDEO: Bees move into in City Chambers

Thu, 2014-08-28 04:54
More than 120,000 bees take up residence on the roof of Glasgow City Council headquarters as part of a new environmental project.
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