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Murray frustrated at inconsistency

Sat, 2014-08-16 04:38
Andy Murray is left frustrated by his inability to convert a strong position before losing to Roger Federer in Cincinnati.

Yazidi villagers 'massacred' in Iraq

Sat, 2014-08-16 04:01
Islamic State militants in northern Iraq massacre at least 80 Yazidi men, officials say, as air strikes are reported on IS positions near Mosul dam.

Landing incident closes airport

Sat, 2014-08-16 03:57
Doncaster's Robin Hood Airport is closed after an aircraft had a problem with its undercarriage while landing.

Pope beatifies South Korea martyrs

Sat, 2014-08-16 03:54
Pope Francis beatifies 124 of South Korea's first Catholics in an open-air Mass in Seoul, seen as the centrepiece of his trip to the country.

'Doctor of chocolate' post on offer

Sat, 2014-08-16 03:22
Sweet-toothed scientists can apply for a "multidisciplinary PhD on chocolate" at the University of Cambridge.

SeaWorld to redesign its whale tank

Sat, 2014-08-16 02:27
The US marine park SeaWorld is to build a new killer whale enclosure as criticism grows over how the park handles the animals.

Elderly couple robbed at knifepoint

Sat, 2014-08-16 02:09
An elderly couple are left badly shaken after being robbed at knifepoint by two masked men in Newtownards, County Down.

VIDEO: Celebrity fans sing MOTD theme

Sat, 2014-08-16 02:09
Celebrity Match of the Day fans including Russell Brand and Piers Morgan, hum the famous theme tune to the programme, which celebrates 50 years on air this season.

Trio ill from blue 'ecstasy' tablets

Sat, 2014-08-16 02:08
Three people suffer serious side effects after taking a drug they thought was ecstasy at V Festival.

VIDEO: Patient's LSD hope for depression

Sat, 2014-08-16 02:00
A Wiltshire man has said he hopes to see doctors start using the illegal drug LSD to treat severe depression again.

VIDEO: Is it Salmonella or a tummy bug?

Sat, 2014-08-16 01:31
An investigation has begun into an outbreak of Salmonella which has now affected more than 150 people in England. Dr Brian Hope describes the symptoms and how to avoid infection.

Herath claims career best over Pakistan

Sat, 2014-08-16 01:28
Sri Lanka's Rangana Herath records the best Test figures since 2002 as he takes 9-127 against Pakistan at Colombo.

Prayers after couple found shot dead

Sat, 2014-08-16 01:24
Residents of a Herefordshire village where a couple were found shot dead in their home are invited to the local church for readings and prayers.

Many Snowdon visitors 'unprepared'

Sat, 2014-08-16 01:01
Climbers want a long-term plan to cut the number of preventable accidents on Snowdon as visitor numbers boom.

Man seriously injured in disturbance

Sat, 2014-08-16 01:00
A 35-year-old man has been treated in hospital for serious injuries following a disturbance in Brechin in the early hours.

Woman held over newborn baby death

Sat, 2014-08-16 00:58
A woman is arrested on suspicion of suffocating a baby of "barely three weeks old" by lying on the infant.

Murray loses to Federer in Cincinnati

Sat, 2014-08-16 00:33
Britain's Andy Murray loses to world number three Roger Federer in his last tournament before the US Open.

AUDIO: Is 'the thieving magpie' just a myth?

Sat, 2014-08-16 00:33
New research suggests that the idea of "the thieving magpie" being attracted to shiny objects may be a myth.

VIDEO: 'Aid at last' for youngest refugees

Sat, 2014-08-16 00:13
Humanitarian aid is being distributed to hundreds of thousands of Yazidi people, fleeing Islamic militants in Northern Iraq.

Who will be the champions?

Sat, 2014-08-16 00:06
Pundits on who will win the Premier League title
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