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Daughter kept mum's body in bathroom

Wed, 2014-08-13 10:52
A daughter found dead in a home in Oxfordshire had kept the body of her mother in her bathroom for months, an inquest hears.

Murray eases into Cincinnati last 16

Wed, 2014-08-13 10:52
Andy Murray reaches the last 16 of the Western & Southern Open but fellow Briton James Ward is knocked out.

VIDEO: US actress Lauren Bacall dies at 89

Wed, 2014-08-13 10:41
David Sillito looks back at the life and career of American actress Lauren Bacall who has died at the age of 89.

Man Utd's Shaw out for four weeks

Wed, 2014-08-13 10:36
Manchester United and England defender Luke Shaw is ruled out of action for four weeks with a hamstring injury.

VIDEO: Extinct mammoth 'walks on beach'

Wed, 2014-08-13 10:24
A "mammoth" that last walked on the Norfolk coast more than 700,000 years ago returns to the beach.

Swansea criticised over DVA problems

Wed, 2014-08-13 10:13
A Northern Ireland minister accuses the DVLA staff in Swansea of "dropping the ball" as hundreds of motorists report problems taxing and registering vehicles.

Ireland 7-40 England

Wed, 2014-08-13 10:09
England reach the final of the Women's Rugby World Cup for the fourth time in a row with a 40-7 win over Ireland.

Cameron: UK 'role' in Iraq rescue bid

Wed, 2014-08-13 09:59
Britain will "play a role" in an international mission to rescue Yazidi refugees who have fled Islamic extremists in Iraq, Prime Minister David Cameron says.

VIDEO: Youth Olympics: Highlights

Wed, 2014-08-13 09:49
Watch highlights from the final day of the 2014 Youth Olympics from Nanjing, China, where about 3,600 athletes from 204 nations have competed in 28 sports.

Michael J Fox charity turns to tech

Wed, 2014-08-13 09:46
The Michael J Fox Foundation and Intel have teamed up to equip Parkinson's patients with wearable sensors to help monitor the disease.

Climbers found dead in the French Alps

Wed, 2014-08-13 09:44
An investigation begins after the bodies of five French climbers and their guide are found in the Alps in south-eastern France.

US actress Lauren Bacall dies at 89

Wed, 2014-08-13 09:31
Lauren Bacall, one of Hollywood's biggest post-war stars, has died at home in New York after a career spanning seven decades.

Chile quake hazards remain high

Wed, 2014-08-13 09:26
Scientists say the potential remains for further big earthquakes in North Chile, along the stretch of coast hit by a Magnitude 8.2 tremor in April.

BBC confirms Salmond-Darling debate

Wed, 2014-08-13 09:15
The BBC confirms it is to broadcast a live referendum debate between Alex Salmond and Alistair Darling on 25 August.

Russia aid convoy faces uncertainty

Wed, 2014-08-13 09:03
Uncertainty surrounds the situation of a Russian aid convoy bound for east Ukraine after Ukrainian officials say they will not let it in.

Lancasters in historic tandem flight

Wed, 2014-08-13 09:01
The first tandem flight by the last two airworthy Lancaster bombers in the world takes place in Lincolnshire.

VIDEO: Swiss train derailed in landslide

Wed, 2014-08-13 08:54
A landslide in Switzerland derails a train in a "serious accident" amid reports that carriages plunged into a ravine.

Placebo test in cardiac arrest study

Wed, 2014-08-13 08:54
Ethical approval has been given for a study where some patients who experienced a cardiac arrest would not be given adrenaline - the usual treatment – but a placebo instead.

Kenya 'at high risk' of deadly Ebola

Wed, 2014-08-13 08:48
The World Health Organization classifies Kenya as a high-risk country for the spread of Ebola, as the number of people killed by the virus rises.

Priest orders 'kisses' off grave

Wed, 2014-08-13 08:45
A Lancashire widow says she is "traumatised" after a priest tells her to remove two kisses from the inscription on her husband's gravestone.
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