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Officer guilty of Brady photo deal

Fri, 2015-05-29 08:28
A security officer is convicted of smuggling a camera into a high-security psychiatric hospital to try to sell photos of serial killer Ian Brady.

Sherpa warnings after Nepal quake

Fri, 2015-05-29 08:24
Everest Sherpas say they are witnessing potentially dangerous changes in the landscape after Nepal's 7.8-magnitude earthquake and aftershocks.

VIDEO: Inside Malaysia's migrant jungle camps

Fri, 2015-05-29 08:23
Ian Pannell and cameraman Darren Conway went to migrant camps on Malaysia's border, where traffickers abused and killed Rohingya Muslims.

US spelling bee champs tie for win

Fri, 2015-05-29 08:22
The two co-champions of Thursday night's annual Scripps National Spelling Bee are sharing a trophy, marking the second year in a row the contest ended in a tie.

Germany 'hits global birth rate low'

Fri, 2015-05-29 08:12
A study says Germany's birth rate has slumped to the lowest in the world, prompting fears labour market shortages will damage the economy.

'Perverted' man jailed for sex abuse

Fri, 2015-05-29 08:05
A "perverted" man is jailed for 22 years for abusing a boy he groomed for sex in the 1970s.

Driver 'forgot where to bring drugs'

Fri, 2015-05-29 07:39
A driver allegedly told to transport up to £180,000 worth of cocaine was so inept he forgot where he was supposed to be going, a court has been told.

Tata workers vote for strike action

Fri, 2015-05-29 07:38
Tata Steel workers across the UK vote by almost 9-1 to go on strike in a row over pensions in the first national strike in the steel industry for 30 years.

Man detained over council arson spree

Fri, 2015-05-29 07:37
A man is detained in a mental health unit after setting a series of fires across Oxfordshire.

US removes Cuba from terror list

Fri, 2015-05-29 07:32
The United States has removed Cuba from its list of state sponsors of terror, allowing the country to conduct banking in the United States, among other activities.

Teenager jailed for 'terror grooming'

Fri, 2015-05-29 07:26
Teenager Kazi Islam is sentenced to eight years in a young offenders' institution for grooming a young man with learning difficulties to kill a UK soldier.

Turkish paper probed on arms claims

Fri, 2015-05-29 07:15
Turkish prosecutors launch an investigation after a newspaper releases footage it says proves the security services sent arms to Syrian rebels.

No senior black staff in the Lords

Fri, 2015-05-29 06:47
There are no black or ethnic minority members of staff in senior positions in the Lords, an FOI request reveals.

VIDEO: Voting takes place at Fifa congress

Fri, 2015-05-29 06:45
The 209 members of Fifa are voting for their new president at a congress in Zurich.

Jewish female driving ban condemned

Fri, 2015-05-29 06:36
A ban on women driving their children to school issued by a Jewish education institution is "unacceptable", the Department for Education says.

Croatian veterans shelter in church

Fri, 2015-05-29 06:35
More than 100 Croatian war veterans take refuge inside a church after police disrupt their anti-government sit-in in central Zagreb.

Two people injured by bus in Glasgow

Fri, 2015-05-29 06:32
Two people believed to have been seriously injured by a bus in Glasgow city centre.

86 care home failings found proved

Fri, 2015-05-29 06:16
A total of 86 failings by six nurses, in relation to vulnerable people at a nursing home, are found proven by a disciplinary panel.

Weekend Edition: The week's best reads

Fri, 2015-05-29 06:15
The week's best reads

Death crash man's jail term reviewed

Fri, 2015-05-29 06:11
The sentence of a teenager who boasted of driving at 142mph the night before he killed a man in a high-speed crash is to be reviewed.

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