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Stephen appeal up £400,000 in a day

Thu, 2014-05-15 03:14
An appeal started by Teenage Cancer Trust fundraiser Stephen Sutton has raised £400,000 since his death.

US state acts to end mobile theft

Thu, 2014-05-15 03:09
Minnesota becomes the first US state to introduce so-called kill switch legislation.

The final Wenger dare not lose

Thu, 2014-05-15 03:04
After nine years without a trophy, Phil McNulty says Saturday's FA Cup final is one of Arsene Wenger's most important games as Arsenal boss.

Times journalists beaten in Syria

Thu, 2014-05-15 03:00
A reporter and a photographer working for British newspaper The Times are badly beaten while being briefly held by a rebel gang in Syria.

AUDIO: Effects of thalidomide 'were horrific'

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:59
David Mason discusses the effects of the drug Thalidomide, prescribed to pregnant women around the world in the 1950s.

New view of defence law needed: Abe

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:58
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calls for a new interpretation of the constitution, which could pave the way for the military to fight overseas.

Final two cleared over McDaid death

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:56
All 12 men accused over the death of a County Londonderry community worker are now cleared of manslaughter and attempted murder charges.

Flintoff ideal for T20 - Strauss

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:54
Former England captain Andrew Strauss says Andrew Flintoff is capable of making a success of his Twenty20 comeback.

The 'conchies' of World War One

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:48
The men imprisoned and stigmatised for WW1 stance

AUDIO: Clegg defends free school meals policy

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:44
Nick Clegg defends the coalition's free school meals policy, saying the money and resources will be available

Jackson defends tax avoidance scheme

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:42
Ex-athlete Colin Jackson defends his decision to invest in a complex tax avoidance scheme, saying it helped people such as musicians who might not get funding elsewhere.

Clegg claims unity on school meals

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:36
Nick Clegg says the coalition is united behind plans to give all pupils under seven in England free school lunches in September.

VIDEO: Eyre takes his pyjamas to West End

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:35
Film and theatre director Sir Richard Eyre's adaptation of The Pajama Game transfers to the West End

Deadly attack on Thai protest camp

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:35
Three people are killed and more than 20 hurt in an attack on an anti-government protest in Bangkok, as the army warns it could use force to restore order.

Your pictures: Philippines

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:27
Readers' photos on the theme of Philippines

VIDEO: Extradition couple taken to hospital

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:21
A British couple due to be extradited to the United States over fraud and money-laundering charges have been taken to hospital.

Nanotech poster absorbs pollution

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:11
A scientist and an award winning poet, both at the University of Sheffield, have made a giant poster that uses nanotechnology to gobble up the pollution.

Vietnam anti-China protest kills one

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:07
A Chinese worker is killed and almost 150 others hurt as protesters attack a steel mill in Vietnam, amid anti-China tensions over the South China Sea dispute.

EU illegal migration rises sharply

Thu, 2014-05-15 01:55
The number of people detected trying to enter the EU illegally in 2013 rose by nearly half on 2012, with nearly one in four from Syria, an EU agency reports.

Murder victim's family get £50k

Thu, 2014-05-15 01:35
The family of a private investigator found murdered outside a London pub in 1987 are to be paid £50,000 by the Greater London Authority for highlighting the failings of the Met Police.
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