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Garcia steps down as Watford boss

Mon, 2014-09-29 07:44
Oscar Garcia steps down as Watford boss 27 days into his tenure following ill health and is replaced by Billy McKinlay.

Lloyds fires eight staff over Libor

Mon, 2014-09-29 07:43
Lloyds Banking Group dismisses eight staff members following an investigation into the manipulation of some key interest rates set in London.

Spanish official stabbed in Sudan

Mon, 2014-09-29 07:41
Police in Sudan say a Spanish embassy official has been found stabbed to death at his home in the capital, Khartoum.

Mogadishu residents 'feeling safer'

Mon, 2014-09-29 07:36
Residents of the Somali capital, Mogadishu, are feeling safer and more optimistic than they were a year ago, a survey says.

Snapchat hit by weightloss spam scam

Mon, 2014-09-29 07:31
Accounts on messaging service Snapchat have been hijacked to send spam - but the site says it was not the victim of a hack.

Migrant deaths in Med pass 3,000

Mon, 2014-09-29 07:27
The International Organization for Migration finds that a record 3,072 migrants have died crossing the Mediterranean so far this year.

Clarke rift will not sway McGinley

Mon, 2014-09-29 07:16
Paul McGinley says his relationship with Darren Clarke will not influence the appointment of Europe's next Ryder Cup captain.

VIDEO: Occupy Central - in 60 seconds

Mon, 2014-09-29 07:07
Hong Kong protests and the background to the Occupy Central movement - in 60 seconds.

Clydeport fined after tug deaths

Mon, 2014-09-29 07:05
Port operator Clydeport is fined £650,000 over health and safety failures after three men drowned when their tug boat sank in the River Clyde.

Memorial for stab death teacher

Mon, 2014-09-29 06:55
Tributes are paid to a teacher who was stabbed to death in her classroom, at a memorial service attended by about 1,200 people.

IS and Iraq battle over key town

Mon, 2014-09-29 06:50
Iraqi ground forces, backed by air strikes, appear to have halted advancing Islamic State (IS) militants in a key town near Baghdad.

Masked men threaten family in home

Mon, 2014-09-29 06:45
Four armed men wearing masks break into an Edinburgh house during the night, threatening a couple and their 10-year-old boy.

Hen party crash driver admits guilt

Mon, 2014-09-29 06:34
A minibus driver pleads guilty to causing the death of a teenager in a crash on the M62 in West Yorkshire as he drove a group of women to a hen party.

Monday's gossip column

Mon, 2014-09-29 06:30
Liverpool chase Hamsik, Hazard vows to stay at Chelsea, Valencia keen on Mata, Young could move from Old Trafford, plus more.

McPeake cleared of sex charges

Mon, 2014-09-29 06:19
Traditional Irish musician Francis McPeake is cleared of all 12 charges of sexually abusing a girl by a jury at Belfast Crown Court on Monday.

Smaller state means a richer UK?

Mon, 2014-09-29 06:18
Is Osborne right that a smaller state means a richer UK?

Mad Men's Hamm to star in Black Mirror

Mon, 2014-09-29 06:15
Mad Men star Jon Hamm is to star in the Christmas special of Charlie Brooker's Black Mirror.

'McGinley created the mood to win'

Mon, 2014-09-29 06:15
Leadership is everything in the Ryder Cup, writes Iain Carter, and Paul McGinley's intelligent approach made the difference for Europe over the fractured USA setup.

Man jailed for Twitter abuse of MP

Mon, 2014-09-29 06:08
A man who sent abusive messages to Labour MP Stella Creasy after she backed a campaign to put Jane Austen on the £10 note is jailed.

Mexico students missing after rally

Mon, 2014-09-29 06:08
A search is under way for dozens of Mexican students after they clashed with police at a protest in the southern town of Iguala.
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