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Ancient sites show up in dry weather

Wed, 2014-08-13 05:56
A number of prehistoric and Roman sites have been spotted by an aerial archaeologist during recent good weather.

Non-residents may lose tax allowance

Wed, 2014-08-13 05:32
Hundreds of thousands of non-residents could lose their tax-free allowance on UK earnings, under Treasury proposals.

Bank of England cuts wage forecast

Wed, 2014-08-13 05:31
The Bank of England cuts its forecast for average wage growth in half, predicting average wages to rise by 1.25% this year.

Trains halted after man climbs tree

Wed, 2014-08-13 05:24
A suspected burglar who climbed up a tree in south-east London to evade police causes several hours of disruption to commuters.

UK jobless rate nears six-year low

Wed, 2014-08-13 05:18
The UK unemployment rate falls to 6.4% in the three months to June, close to a six-year low but wage growth is the slowest on record.

VIDEO: Fort on River Thames up for sale

Wed, 2014-08-13 05:17
A seven-bedroom disused fort on the River Thames is on the market, but it can only be reached by a boat or during low tide.

VIDEO: Video shows US hospital hit by flood

Wed, 2014-08-13 05:17
Security camera footage captures the moment a wall of water gushes through a Nebraska hospital.

VIDEO: UK squad prepares for Invictus Games

Wed, 2014-08-13 05:06
A British Armed Forces team is preparing for the first ever Invictus Games - a series of para-sport events for wounded, injured and sick service personnel.

Suarez is 'accident waiting to happen'

Wed, 2014-08-13 04:47
Luis Suarez comes in for criticism ahead of the result of his appeal against a four-month ban for biting being announced.

Family pays warm tribute to Williams

Wed, 2014-08-13 04:39
The children of late US actor Robin Williams say "the world will never be the same" without their father.

Suicide pact theory over shootings

Wed, 2014-08-13 04:36
An elderly couple are found shot dead at their Herefordshire home, in an apparent murder followed by a suicide or a suicide pact, police say.

Bribery hotline 'traps Delhi police'

Wed, 2014-08-13 04:35
Five policemen in India are being investigated for alleged corruption after officials receive complaints on a newly-launched WhatsApp helpline number.

Gruff Rhys up for Gordon Burn Prize

Wed, 2014-08-13 04:31
The Gordon Burn Prize for writing announces a shortlist which includes a novel by Gruff Rhys of Welsh band Super Furry Animals.

VIDEO: US Yazidis lobby for Iraq community

Wed, 2014-08-13 04:30
The BBC's Barbara Plett Usher meets Yazidi Americans who have dropped everything to keep Washington's attention on the tragedy in their homeland.

Call to bar rape footballer's return

Wed, 2014-08-13 04:26
More than 60,000 people sign a petition calling on Sheffield United not to re-employ footballer Ched Evans once he completes his rape sentence.

VIDEO: North Korean daily life on film

Wed, 2014-08-13 04:22
A new film called Enter Pyongyang chronicles daily life in the North Korean capital, a city rarely covered by Western mainstream media.

I did not order killings - Mubarak

Wed, 2014-08-13 04:21
In his first statement in court, former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak denies ordering the killing of hundreds of protesters in 2011.

Dutch canal death remains a mystery

Wed, 2014-08-13 04:07
It remains unclear how a British student met his death in an Amsterdam canal, an inquest concludes.

Council seeks Galloway legal advice

Wed, 2014-08-13 04:05
Belfast City Council says it is seeking legal advice on a speaking event to be addressed by Respect MP George Galloway.

Drunk trucker jailed for lorry flip

Wed, 2014-08-13 03:56
Darren Moorhouse is jailed for a year for flipping a 44-tonne lorry on a busy Dundee roundabout after drinking half a litre of vodka.
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