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Peace vigil at Belfast City Hall

Wed, 2014-08-06 11:52
Several hundred people say prayers for peace at a vigil at Belfast City Hall.

VIDEO: Inseparable couple die hours apart

Wed, 2014-08-06 11:46
A US couple, who were married for nearly 62 years, died just hours apart, their granddaughter has said.

Detroit porch shooting trial ends

Wed, 2014-08-06 11:46
Theodore Wafer, who killed an unarmed black woman on his suburban Detroit porch, should have called the police if he was afraid, prosecutors say.

'Deeply rooted in Nottingham'

Wed, 2014-08-06 09:41
What does Nottingham hometown think of chemist chain's sale?

Two British students killed in Borneo

Wed, 2014-08-06 09:41
Two British medical students from Newcastle University - named as Neil Dalton and Aidan Brunger - are stabbed to death in Borneo, police say.

Johnson to seek 2015 Commons return

Wed, 2014-08-06 08:56
London Mayor Boris Johnson confirms his intention to become an MP again at next year's general election, ending months of speculation.

Cook 'could not walk away from role'

Wed, 2014-08-06 08:31
Alastair Cook says it was 'natural' for him to consider his position as England captain during the team's recent struggles.

Man jailed for life for party murder

Wed, 2014-08-06 07:33
A man who stabbed a friend to death after a failed romance with his sister is jailed for life for his murder.

Schumacher theft suspect found dead

Wed, 2014-08-06 07:23
A man arrested on suspicion of stealing and leaking Michael Schumacher's medical files has been found hanged in his cell, Swiss police say.

School worker sent sex photos to boy

Wed, 2014-08-06 07:04
A teaching assistant breaks down in tears as she confesses to sending a schoolboy sexual photographs of herself.

Will the latest Gaza ceasefire last?

Wed, 2014-08-06 06:49
Can alchemy of diplomacy bring lasting peace?

Helmand's Golden Age

Wed, 2014-08-06 06:38
The films that show all was good in 1950s Afghanistan

VIDEO: Supercars of the rich come to London

Wed, 2014-08-06 05:35
From Ferraris to Bugattis, supercars and their rich owners take to the streets of London.

VIDEO: 'Skills crisis will hit UK businesses'

Wed, 2014-08-06 05:12
Three-quarters of British businesses believe a significant skills crisis will hit the UK within the next three years, according to a new report.

VIDEO: Plane landing 'hero' meets instructors

Wed, 2014-08-06 05:07
John Wildey was a passenger on a light aircraft when he was forced to take over the controls and make an emergency landing. He has been meeting the team that helped him land successfully.

Profile: Boris Johnson

Wed, 2014-08-06 04:24
Boris Johnson: Jokes, gaffes - and burning political ambition

AUDIO: Is 'amazeballs' acceptable in Scrabble?

Wed, 2014-08-06 03:47
The Official Scrabble Players Dictionary, published in the US, has added new words. But can Scrabblers in the UK use them?

Day in pictures: 6 August 2014

Wed, 2014-08-06 03:35
24 hours of news photos: 6 August

Alex Salmond turns to Zsa Zsa Gabor

Wed, 2014-08-06 03:17
Alex Salmond finds "mucho" to complain of in Scottish TV debate

VIDEO: Passengers tilt train to free man

Wed, 2014-08-06 03:09
Commuters in Western Australia have helped to free a man after his leg became trapped between the platform and a busy train.

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