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VIDEO: Stuck rollercoaster evacuated mid-ride

Mon, 2014-08-11 05:54
Fire-fighters have rescued more than 20 people who were stuck for hours on a rollercoaster in the US state of Maryland.

Jaguar Land Rover boosts Tata profit

Mon, 2014-08-11 05:45
Tata Motors reports a big jump in profits thanks to strong sales at its Jaguar Land Rover business.

How do Real Madrid keep £500m of talent happy?

Mon, 2014-08-11 05:44
It sounds like a manager's dream but Carlo Ancelotti must solve the puzzle of juggling the most expensive squad in history.

Ostrich conman to be extradited

Mon, 2014-08-11 05:39
A fugitive drug dealing conman from Swansea who swindled ostrich farm investors and then went on the run in South Africa is to be extradited to the UK.

Man jailed for murdering immigrant

Mon, 2014-08-11 05:33
A man is jailed for at least 15 years for the murder of a Portuguese immigrant who was about to travel home after failing to find work in the UK.

Day in pictures: 11 August 2014

Mon, 2014-08-11 05:25
24 hours of news photos: 11 August

What happens when airdrops land?

Mon, 2014-08-11 05:24
The UK has started dropping aid into Mount Sinjar in Iraq. But how effective are airdrops?

Fabregas is the future - Mourinho

Mon, 2014-08-11 05:12
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says the club have moved on from the exit of Frank Lampard by signing Cesc Fabregas.

'Autobahn gunman' goes on trial

Mon, 2014-08-11 05:02
A man appears in court in the German city of Wuerzberg accused of firing more than 700 bullets at vehicles on motorways over five years.

Drugs farm in disused hospital ward

Mon, 2014-08-11 04:49
A cannabis factory is discovered in the grounds of a psychiatric hospital, police confirm.

Klose announces Germany retirement

Mon, 2014-08-11 04:44
Germany's all-time leading goalscorer and World Cup winner Miroslav Klose retires from international football.

Alcohol drinks 'should carry warning'

Mon, 2014-08-11 04:35
Health warnings on alcoholic drinks should be introduced and the drink-drive limit cut, the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Alcohol Misuse says.

VIDEO: Afghan Romeo and Juliet 'live in fear'

Mon, 2014-08-11 04:27
A young Afghan couple - who faced prejudice, threats and even jail after falling in love - are now finally married and living together.

EDF shuts two nuclear power stations

Mon, 2014-08-11 04:22
Electricity company EDF temporarily shuts down two of its nuclear power stations, Heysham 1 and Hartlepool.

Iraq thrown into political turmoil

Mon, 2014-08-11 04:22
Iraq appears to be in the grip of fresh political turmoil, as Shia parties nominate an alternative to embattled PM Nouri Maliki.

VIDEO: Video of flooding in Kingussie

Mon, 2014-08-11 04:18
Parts of Moray, including Kingussie, are badly affected by flooding as a result of heavy rain overnight.

AUDIO: Row after family cat is put down

Mon, 2014-08-11 04:14
Cat owner Richard Byrnes says he was "put under enormous pressure" to agree to have his pet put down in 2013, a claim the RSPCA denies.

Ukraine shelling sparks jailbreak

Mon, 2014-08-11 04:13
Artillery shells hit a prison in rebel-held Donetsk in eastern Ukraine, sparking a riot in which 106 inmates escape.

CAR rebels reject new Muslim PM

Mon, 2014-08-11 04:11
The mainly Muslim rebels in CAR reject a Muslim prime minister appointed as part of efforts to end more than a year of religious conflict.

'Islamists' held in Kosovo raids

Mon, 2014-08-11 04:05
Forty men suspected of fighting in Iraq and Syria are arrested by police in Kosovo, in an operation targeting Islamist extremists.

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