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Dig unearths 'lost Roman harbour'

Tue, 2014-05-27 08:00
Archaeologists unearthing the remains of a Roman fort in Cumbria discover what is believed to be a lost Roman harbour.

Three men dead after ship illness

Tue, 2014-05-27 07:50
Three men die after falling ill onboard a German cargo ship berthed at Goole docks, police confirm.

Heavy rain causes flash flooding

Tue, 2014-05-27 07:47
Buildings and roads in Norwich are hit by flooding caused by heavy rain.

Gove rebuts US author ban claims

Tue, 2014-05-27 07:45
Education Secretary Michael Gove has hit back at "culture warriors" who he says have wrongly accused him of banning American novels at GCSE level.

VIDEO: Farage: Meeting was 'business as usual'

Tue, 2014-05-27 07:40
The UKIP leader, Nigel Farage, has emerged from a meeting in Brussels saying that nothing appears to have changed in Europe - despite the results of the elections.

VIDEO: Football clubs tackle overweight fan

Tue, 2014-05-27 07:21
Eleanor Bradford reports from Scotland, where a special programme that lets fans train at their favourite football club has proved highly effective at boosting health.

US court in IQ death penalty ruling

Tue, 2014-05-27 07:11
The US Supreme Court rules states cannot only use an intelligence test score to determine whether a death row prisoner is eligible to be executed.

DUP's Diane Dodds re-elected as MEP

Tue, 2014-05-27 06:57
Diane Dodds of the Democratic Unionist Party is re-elected as a Member of the European Parliament.

Apple devices 'hijacked for ransom'

Tue, 2014-05-27 06:51
Several users of Apple devices in Australia have reported that their phones have been "hijacked" - with a message demanding money.

Pakistan woman stoned outside court

Tue, 2014-05-27 06:46
A Pakistani woman is stoned to death by her relatives outside Lahore High Court for marrying against their wishes.

VIDEO: Oil workers film tornado escape

Tue, 2014-05-27 06:45
A group of oil workers have escaped a tornado, moments before it struck their camp in North Dakota, in the US.

IMF warns banking reform is too slow

Tue, 2014-05-27 06:40
Banking reforms aimed at preventing another financial crisis have failed to make sufficient progress, the head of the IMF has warned.

Thai anti-coup minister arrested

Tue, 2014-05-27 06:18
Soldiers detain a prominent minister in the ousted Thai government who emerged from hiding to criticise last week's coup.

Bombing hits Baghdad Shia mosque

Tue, 2014-05-27 06:14
At least 17 people were killed when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a Shia mosque in the centre of Baghdad, Iraqi officials say.

MH370 spur to 'better ocean mapping'

Tue, 2014-05-27 06:10
Scientists welcome news of MH370 data release

Royal phone books 'storm in teacup'

Tue, 2014-05-27 06:08
The sale of royal telephone directories to the former royal editor of the News of the World was a "storm in a teacup", the jury at the phone-hacking trial hears.

Egypt pushes for high voter turnout

Tue, 2014-05-27 06:05
Polling is extended on the final day of Egypt's presidential election amid reports of a light turnout, with ex-army chief Abdul Fattah al-Sisi poised to win.

Babysitter gave toddler to rapist

Tue, 2014-05-27 05:53
A babysitter is jailed for 16 years after admitting giving a boy aged three to a known paedophile who drugged and raped him.

Patients miss waiting time target

Tue, 2014-05-27 05:39
Fewer than 90 per cent of patients are being treated by the NHS within the Scottish government's target of 18 weeks after they've been referred by their GP.

Sudan woman on death row gives birth

Tue, 2014-05-27 05:35
A Sudanese woman awaiting the death penalty for abandoning her religious faith after marrying a Christian has given birth in prison, her lawyer says.
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