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Pitman painter Norman Cornish dies

Sat, 2014-08-02 10:46
The last of the "Pitman painters", known for his pictures of everyday life, dies at the age of 94.

VIDEO: BBC returns to MH17 crash site

Sat, 2014-08-02 10:18
Forensic experts find the remains of more passengers at the crash site of flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine.

Infected Ebola doctor lands in US

Sat, 2014-08-02 10:06
A US doctor infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Liberia arrives in the US for treatment at a specialised unit in Atlanta, Georgia.

Slenderman stab girl 'mentally unfit'

Sat, 2014-08-02 10:03
A schoolgirl accused of trying to kill her friend to 'please' an online horror character is 'mentally unfit' for trial.

Tulisa confirms she's 'had work done'

Sat, 2014-08-02 10:03
The former X Factor judge has confirmed she's had cosmetic procedures on her lips and cheeks after criticism of the way she looks.

VIDEO: WW1 monument melts in hours

Sat, 2014-08-02 09:59
Five thousand ice sculptures have melted away after going on display to commemorate World War One.

Israel 'set to shun Gaza talks'

Sat, 2014-08-02 09:44
Israel is unlikely to send a delegation to truce talks in Cairo as it presses on with its Gaza offensive, reports quoting senior officials say.

VIDEO: Gaza devastation revealed after strikes

Sat, 2014-08-02 09:35
Health officials in Gaza say more than 200 Palestinians have been killed since a 72-hour ceasefire collapsed, just hours after it came into force.

Syrian villagers drive out jihadists

Sat, 2014-08-02 09:25
Villagers in eastern Syria drive out Islamic State militants, in a rare display of local resistance to the group, as fighting rages in neighbouring Iraq.

War dead commemorated by ice figures

Sat, 2014-08-02 09:21
Hundreds of people gather in a city square to place thousands of ice figurines in memory of those who died in World War One.

British woman killed at game lodge

Sat, 2014-08-02 08:33
A British woman is believed to have been robbed and stabbed to death at a game lodge she owned in South Africa.

Training boost for Games volunteers

Sat, 2014-08-02 08:28
A £2.4m employability programme is to be opened up to young Commonwealth Games volunteers, First Minister Alex Salmond says.

Soldiers die in crash with tractor

Sat, 2014-08-02 08:04
Two soldiers, from England, serving with the 2nd Battalion The Rifles, die following a crash involving a car and a tractor in Cullybackey, County Antrim.

Boy arrested for attempted murder

Sat, 2014-08-02 08:04
A 16-year-old boy is arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and wounding after two men were stabbed.

Llanelli hosts its sixth eisteddfod

Sat, 2014-08-02 07:50
The 2014 National Eisteddfod is under way in Llanelli, the sixth time the town has hosted the event in its modern form.

Quo gigs off as Parfitt taken ill

Sat, 2014-08-02 07:48
Rock band Status Quo are forced to cancel six concerts on their European tour because of illness affecting guitarist Rick Parfitt.

Barnes and Conlan take Glasgow golds

Sat, 2014-08-02 07:40
Boxers Paddy Barnes and Michael Conlan secure Northern Ireland's first gold medals of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

Golds take Scots over 50-medal mark

Sat, 2014-08-02 07:39
Charlie Flynn and Josh Taylor win boxing golds, taking Scotland's medal tally beyond the 50 mark for Glasgow 2014.

GCHQ unveils 'cyber spy' degrees

Sat, 2014-08-02 07:34
Intelligence agency GCHQ accredits six UK universities to teach specialist master's degree courses to future internet security experts.

French officer held in cocaine hunt

Sat, 2014-08-02 07:33
A French drugs squad officer is arrested in the city of Perpignan on suspicion of stealing more than 50kg of cocaine from Paris police headquarters.
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