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German policeman in 'cannibal' trial

Fri, 2014-08-22 08:43
A policeman goes on trial in Germany accused of murdering a businessman who allegedly shared a cannibalism fetish.

Farah confident after 'tough year'

Fri, 2014-08-22 08:37
Double Olympic champion Mo Farah describes this as his "toughest year" and says he will now focus on the track.

Russian aid convoy 'invades Ukraine'

Fri, 2014-08-22 08:32
Ukraine's President Poroshenko accuses Russia of a "flagrant violation of international law" after Russian humanitarian aid lorries crossed the border without permission.

Staffing call after 'choking' death

Fri, 2014-08-22 08:26
The death of a six-year-old girl from suspected choking while on holiday in Gwynedd prompts a call for increased ambulance staffing in rural areas.

Barrow wins historic diving gold

Fri, 2014-08-22 08:03
Sarah Barrow wins Britain's first female individual European diving gold medal since 1927 with victory in the 10m platform.

Gay blame councillor escapes action

Fri, 2014-08-22 08:02
A former UKIP councillor will not face any action after he blamed the winter storms and flooding on the legalisation of gay marriage.

VIDEO: 'I survived Islamic State massacre'

Fri, 2014-08-22 08:00
A survivor of an Islamic State massacre in Iraq says that initially the militants had promised not to hurt the people in his village.

10 things we didn't know last week

Fri, 2014-08-22 07:54
The music that makes you spend most online and other nuggets

Go Figure: The week in numbers

Fri, 2014-08-22 07:54
The week's big numbers visualised

Weekendish: Surrogacy confusion and tailgating

Fri, 2014-08-22 07:51
The best long reads for you to enjoy at your leisure

That joke isn't funny any more

Fri, 2014-08-22 07:48
Are jokes ever as funny the second time around?

Gas water leak repairs to take days

Fri, 2014-08-22 07:26
It will take several days to fix gas supplies to hundreds of properties in Blaenau Gwent after a burst main leaked into gas pipes, Wales and West Utilities says.

Syria death toll 'more than 191,000'

Fri, 2014-08-22 07:24
More than 191,000 people have been killed in the Syria conflict up to April, UN says.

VIDEO: Will South Africa go into recession?

Fri, 2014-08-22 07:20
Lerato Mbele reports on whether South Africa will fall back into recession, ahead of the release of the country's latest GDP figures.

Mercedes duo needed 'hard words'

Fri, 2014-08-22 07:20
Mercedes say they needed to calm the situation between team-mates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg in recent weeks.

Three bids remain for bust shipyard

Fri, 2014-08-22 07:12
Administrators consider three bids for Ferguson Shipbuilders in Port Glasgow, which went bust last week.

Woman 'saw Congo colonel order rape'

Fri, 2014-08-22 07:09
A woman who was gang-raped and burned in her house tells a DR Congo war crimes trial she saw an army colonel give the orders.

Darling does ice bucket challenge

Fri, 2014-08-22 07:09
Alistair Darling takes the ice bucket challenge after being nominated by actor James McAvoy.

Fed says 'slack' in US jobs market

Fri, 2014-08-22 06:55
US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen says there is still "remaining slack in the labour market".

UK won't work with Assad - Hammond

Fri, 2014-08-22 06:52
Britain will not work with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in the battle against Islamic State extremists, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says.

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