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US ship finds hull of missing yacht

Fri, 2014-05-23 17:48
The hull of the missing yacht Cheeki Rafiki has been found in the North Atlantic, the US Coast Guard says.

Mali Tuareg rebels agree ceasefire

Fri, 2014-05-23 17:22
Tuareg rebels in northern Mali agree to a ceasefire, two days after clashes with the army threatened to throw the country back into chaos.

Parents fail to block gay adoption

Fri, 2014-05-23 17:20
A Catholic Roma couple from Slovakia fail in their bid to prevent their two young children being adopted by a same-sex couple in Kent.

New approach to video games at show

Fri, 2014-05-23 17:01
Innovative video games including one exploring the death of Alan Turing go on show at the Abertay digital graduate show in Dundee.

Duchenne drug 'nears approval' in EU

Fri, 2014-05-23 16:55
The European Medicines Agency has given the green light to a drug for treating a particular form of Duchenne muscular dystrophy, which affects about 200 children in the UK.

VIDEO: Detroit cracks down on carjackers

Fri, 2014-05-23 16:54
Authorities in the US city of Detroit have set up a special force to deal with the escalating problem of carjacking.

The actor with Down's syndrome tackling Dickens

Fri, 2014-05-23 15:50
The actor with Down's starring in BBC classic serial

Judge orders serial rapist's release

Fri, 2014-05-23 15:31
A man who raped and assaulted at least 40 women has been ordered to live in a remote California community, despite objections from residents.

The man killed by an automaton

Fri, 2014-05-23 15:27
The moral of the tale, don't stand close to a clock.

Madrid rivals in European showdown

Fri, 2014-05-23 15:14
Divided loyalties as Madrid's teams face off in European Cup

Afghan notebook: Helmand homecoming

Fri, 2014-05-23 15:10
A reporter's emotional return to Lashkar Gah

NI election counts still going on

Fri, 2014-05-23 15:00
Counting of votes in Northern Ireland's local government elections is continuing well into the night.

VIDEO: Conchita praises 'tolerant' Europe

Fri, 2014-05-23 14:59
Newsnight speaks to the winner of the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest, Conchita Wurst, as countries across Europe head to the polls.

The world's worst stadium disaster

Fri, 2014-05-23 14:58
The world's worst stadium disaster - and one of the least known

Extradited pair remanded in US jail

Fri, 2014-05-23 14:54
A British couple who lost their fight against extradition are remanded in custody by a US court to face fraud charges.

Teen suicide after Facebook threats

Fri, 2014-05-23 14:36
An inquest hears that a 17-year-old boy killed himself after receiving violent threats on Facebook.

VIDEO: Film Review - the week's new films

Fri, 2014-05-23 14:18
Film critic Mark Kermode reviews the week's film releases, including X-Men: Days Of Future Past, Heli and Fading Gigolo.

Farage: UKIP now 'serious players'

Fri, 2014-05-23 13:37
Nigel Farage says UKIP can win seats at the general election after it made gains in English council polls at the expense of other parties.

Bale and Real share La Decima dream

Fri, 2014-05-23 13:35
Humble Gareth Bale avoids Real Madrid hubris as city rivals Atletico stand between them and a historic 10th European Cup.

Call for cap on fuel bill surcharges

Fri, 2014-05-23 13:30
Pressure is mounting on energy suppliers to cut the amount they charge customers who do not pay their bills by direct debit.
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