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Music row killer claims self-defence

Tue, 2014-02-11 15:32
A white Florida man who killed a black teenager during a row over loud music testifies he fired in self-defence after the boy threatened him.

Haye refuses to rule out ring return

Tue, 2014-02-11 15:14
British heavyweight David Haye refuses to rule out a return to the ring, despite being advised to retire after shoulder surgery.

West Bromwich Albion 1-1 Chelsea

Tue, 2014-02-11 14:58
Chelsea miss a chance to go four points clear at the top of the Premier League after West Brom snatch a late equaliser.

Money 'no object' for flood relief

Tue, 2014-02-11 14:49
PM David Cameron unveils measures to help those hit by flooding, but warns more bad weather means things could get worse before they get better.

West Ham United 2-0 Norwich City

Tue, 2014-02-11 14:07
West Ham move four points clear of the relegation zone thanks to late goals from James Collins and Mohamed Diame against Norwich.

Police car blocks wrong-way driver

Tue, 2014-02-11 13:32
Police officers drive into the path of an elderly motorist who was heading the wrong way down a busy road.

Algeria plane crash 'kills dozens'

Tue, 2014-02-11 13:22
An Algerian military transport plane with 78 people on board crashes in the mountainous north-east of the country, with one survivor found.

The fight for eyeballs in mid-air

Tue, 2014-02-11 12:56
Fighting to keep you entertained at 40,000ft

VIDEO: Year in life of triplets becomes web hit

Tue, 2014-02-11 12:26
A video showing one-second long clips of triplets every day for a year has become an internet hit.

Barclays to cut up to 12,000 jobs

Tue, 2014-02-11 12:11
Barclays plans to cut between 10,000 and 12,000 jobs this year, including 7,000 in the UK.

Delays 'contributed to five deaths'

Tue, 2014-02-11 12:08
As many as five patients died in Northern Ireland's biggest hospital last year partly because they were not treated quickly enough, a senior doctor says.

Insurers count the cost of flooding

Tue, 2014-02-11 12:05
Despite the widespread flooding damage, the BBC's chief economics correspondent Hugh Pym says that the insurance costs may not be as high as in previous floods.

French and US 'trust restored'

Tue, 2014-02-11 12:01
US President Barack Obama and French President Francois Hollande reaffirm their nations' alliance after revelations of US snooping.

VIDEO: Jailed for cancelling brother's wedding

Tue, 2014-02-11 11:51
A woman who cancelled her brother's wedding because she did not like his bride-to-be has been jailed for eight weeks.

Nuclear base staff to stage strike

Tue, 2014-02-11 11:23
Workers at the Faslane and Coulport naval bases on the Clyde are to go on strike for the first time in 42 years in a dispute over pay.

New Nicaragua constitution is law

Tue, 2014-02-11 11:19
Changes to Nicaragua's constitution come into effect, paving the way for its leader, Daniel Ortega, to run for a third consecutive term in 2016.

UN concerned about Homs detainees

Tue, 2014-02-11 11:11
UN aid agencies say they are concerned about the safety of scores of men and boys detained by the Syrian authorities after fleeing Homs.

Sleeping baby killed by 'pit bull'

Tue, 2014-02-11 10:58
An 11-month-old baby girl was mauled to death by a "pit bull terrier-type" dog while she was asleep upstairs in bed, police say.

Firms told to help 'blagging' probe

Tue, 2014-02-11 10:57
Ten companies are being ordered co-operate with an inquiry into the illegal "blagging" of private information, MPs are told.

Litvinenko widow wins inquiry ruling

Tue, 2014-02-11 10:51
The widow of former KGB spy Alexander Litvinenko who was killed in London moves a step closer to a public inquiry into her husband's death.

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