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McGrath, Walton on corruption charge

Wed, 2014-09-17 06:37
Jockey Richie McGrath and ex-trainer Kate Walton are among seven people charged with breaching betting rules by the BHA.

Ukraine to vet one million officials

Wed, 2014-09-17 06:32
Ukraine will screen one million civil servants to root out corrupt practices, Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk says.

eBay attack puts its buyers at risk

Wed, 2014-09-17 06:32
A sophisticated attack on eBay compromises at least two listings so that users who click on them are redirected to a fake page that attempts to steal their credentials.

Sony predicts increased losses

Wed, 2014-09-17 06:21
Japanese consumer electronics giant Sony says its annual loss may be more than four times bigger than initially forecast, due to its struggling mobile business.

VIDEO: Alice Gross search: Hunt for man

Wed, 2014-09-17 06:17
Police investigating the disappearance of Alice Gross want to speak to a Latvian man seen on the same canal towpath used by the schoolgirl.

VIDEO: War ammo found in residential garage

Wed, 2014-09-17 06:05
Munitions and other artefacts from World War One and World War Two have been found during a raid on a residential garage in St Albans, Hertfordshire.

VIDEO: Winds of change for north-east England?

Wed, 2014-09-17 05:57
Questions are being raised about the likely impact of the Scottish referendum result on businesses in north-east England, whatever the outcome. Newsnight's Duncan Weldon reports.

Driest start to September since 1960

Wed, 2014-09-17 05:18
The first half of September has been exceptionally dry across much of the UK, according to provisional statistics from the Met Office.

Bathgate attack 'attempted murder'

Wed, 2014-09-17 05:12
A 65-year-old man is seriously ill in hospital after being repeatedly stabbed inside his home in Bathgate, West Lothian.

Day in pictures: 17 September

Wed, 2014-09-17 05:11
News images from around the world: 17 September

Police investigate death at flat

Wed, 2014-09-17 05:08
Police say they are investigating the death of a 31-year-old man at a flat in west Belfast on Saturday.

Transfer system is 'chaotic' - Dyke

Wed, 2014-09-17 05:05
FA chairman Greg Dyke wants the "chaotic" transfer system reformed in order to increase opportunities for English players.

Scottish independence: 10 key moments

Wed, 2014-09-17 04:57
10 key moments from the Scottish referendum campaign

China trial for Uighur academic

Wed, 2014-09-17 04:43
Prominent Uighur academic Ilham Tohti goes on trial for separatism in China's far western region of Xinjiang.

Signeul wants attack-minded Scots

Wed, 2014-09-17 04:39
Head coach Anna Signeul vows Scotland will push Sweden all the way in Wednesday's World Cup qualifier in Gothenburg.

Lagos collapse 'killed S Africans'

Wed, 2014-09-17 04:39
At least 67 South Africans were killed when a church hostel belonging to Nigerian TV evangelist TB Joshua collapsed in Lagos, President Zuma says.

UN brokers Gaza reconstruction deal

Wed, 2014-09-17 04:36
A deal has been agreed by Israeli and Palestinian officials to allow building materials into Gaza for reconstruction, a top UN official says.

Rivalry set to heat up in Singapore?

Wed, 2014-09-17 04:27
Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton will continue their world title battle at the Singapore Grand Prix this weekend.

Boy's flying-tackle halts PC attacker

Wed, 2014-09-17 04:15
A teenager who wrestled a man to the ground after he assaulted two police officers is recognised for his bravery.

VIDEO: Indyref highlights in three minutes

Wed, 2014-09-17 04:13
Highlights of the Scottish referendum campaign, squeezing two years of headlines into a three minute film.
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