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Boris Island airport plan 'not dead'

5 hours 52 min ago
Mayor of London Boris Johnson says plans for an airport in the Thames Estuary, dubbed "Boris Island", are not dead despite a commission looking into the UK's airport needs rejecting the idea.

The growing threat to our recovery

5 hours 56 min ago
The growing threat to our recovery

Police disciplined over search death

Mon, 2014-09-01 23:55
Eight police officers are disciplined over a failed search for a missing man who was later struck and killed by a train.

Brain 'can learn to eat healthily'

Mon, 2014-09-01 23:53
The brain can be trained to prefer healthy food over unhealthy high-calorie foods, suggests a study from the US.

'Difficulties' with anti-terror plans

Mon, 2014-09-01 23:03
There are "significant difficulties" with preventing British-born terror suspects from re-entering the country, the reviewer of terror laws says.

VIDEO: UK facing a 'tsunami of skin cancer'

Mon, 2014-09-01 22:53
Hospitals in England have seen a rise in admissions for skin cancer of nearly a third in five years, official figures show.

VIDEO: CPS: Ashya King case 'under review'

Mon, 2014-09-01 22:34
A couple who removed their seriously ill son from a hospital in Southampton have had their case put under "immediate review", the Crown Prosecution Service has said.

Children 'damaged' by legal aid cut

Mon, 2014-09-01 22:16
Children are being damaged by the rising number of estranged couples representing themselves in family court battles, a former judge claims.

VIDEO: Free hot meals for primary pupils

Mon, 2014-09-01 21:59
Pupils up to the age of seven in England will be entitled to a free hot school lunch from this week, when most schools re-open for the new term.

Japan tackles dengue fever outbreak

Mon, 2014-09-01 21:47
Japan is battling its first outbreak of dengue fever in almost 70 years, with at least 22 people confirmed as being infected.

Brown issues warning over UK debt

Mon, 2014-09-01 21:42
Gordon Brown says an independent Scotland would become "an international outcast" if it refused to accept a share of UK debt.

UK airstrikes and mass celebrity hack - the papers

Mon, 2014-09-01 21:27
Among the stories fascinating Tuesday's press are whether British forces will engage jihadists in Iraq, and the mass hacking of celebrities' iCloud accounts.

Stabbing stalker in sentence appeal

Mon, 2014-09-01 21:01
A stalker who subjected a Devon woman to a campaign of intimidation before stabbing her in Exeter, is trying to have his life sentence for attempted murder overturned.

Rapist driver crime details revealed

Mon, 2014-09-01 20:28
Details are revealed of an offence committed by a convicted rapist, who was later employed as a Milton Keynes taxi driver.

US works to free trio in N Korea

Mon, 2014-09-01 18:50
The White House says securing the release of three American citizens detained in North Korea is a "top priority", after they appealed for help.

China's museum boom hatches roast duck tribute

Mon, 2014-09-01 18:24
China's museum boom hatches roast duck tribute

Falcao caps record summer spending

Mon, 2014-09-01 18:22
Radamel Falcao's loan move to Manchester United was the major deadline day signing as summer spending hits a record £835m.

Embarking on the path to jihad

Mon, 2014-09-01 17:54
How Americans join the fight in Syria

Premier League clubs' spending spree

Mon, 2014-09-01 17:48
Premier League clubs have been on a player buying spree, with spending at £835m, as the end of the transfer window passes.

Does the rest of UK care if Scotland goes?

Mon, 2014-09-01 17:43
Does the rest of the UK care if the Scots become independent?

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