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Man tries to climb White House fence

Fri, 2014-02-07 13:12
The US Secret Service arrests a man carrying two bags as he tries to climb over the White House fence.

Worker dies at World Cup stadium

Fri, 2014-02-07 12:52
A construction worker dies in an accident at the Manaus stadium, where England and Italy are due to play their opening World Cup match.

Explosive device found during search

Fri, 2014-02-07 12:43
Army bomb experts deal with an explosive device in Lurgan, County Armagh.

Leisure sites shut as talks 'fail'

Fri, 2014-02-07 12:27
Three leisure sites in Denbighshire are closing with the loss of 125 jobs after talks to save the facilities failed, bosses say.

First civilians evacuated from Homs

Fri, 2014-02-07 12:19
The first civilians are evacuated from the besieged city of Homs in Syria, under a temporary ceasefire deal.

Indian woman's space mission

Fri, 2014-02-07 12:10
Indian scientist's long hours in pursuit of historic mission

Police confirm front desk closures

Fri, 2014-02-07 12:03
Police Scotland announce the closure of dozens of police station front counters across the country after a review of services.

Actor Hoffman mourned at funeral

Fri, 2014-02-07 11:49
Show business luminaries and friends and family of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman pay their respects to the late actor at a funeral in New York City.

Glittering ceremony opens Sochi 2014

Fri, 2014-02-07 11:30
The 22nd Winter Olympics open with a spectacular ceremony in the Russian resort city of Sochi.

DJ gig cancelled over safety fears

Fri, 2014-02-07 11:24
A DJ Hardwell gig is cancelled in Edinburgh after more than 100 youngsters were treated by paramedics at his concert in Belfast.

650 jobs at bakery firm at risk

Fri, 2014-02-07 11:22
Around 650 jobs at a bakery in Newport are under threat as the company loses a multi-million pound cake contract.

Burgess can make RU impact - Farrell

Fri, 2014-02-07 11:10
England rugby union assistant coach Andy Farrell believes "warrior" Sam Burgess can make a successful cross-code switch.

Tube strike talks resume next week

Fri, 2014-02-07 11:05
Talks to resolve a dispute over plans to close all Tube ticket offices and cut jobs will resume next week in an attempt to avert a second strike.

Ford workers vote against strike

Fri, 2014-02-07 10:52
Workers at the car maker Ford have voted against strike action in a dispute over job security and pensions.

'Murder probe' into holiday death

Fri, 2014-02-07 10:51
An investigation for murder and possession of drugs is reportedly launched following the death of a south Wales woman in Bulgaria.

Farrell plays down pitch concerns

Fri, 2014-02-07 10:39
England backs coach Andy Farrell is unconcerned at the prospect of the Murrayfield pitch cutting up against Scotland.

Ignore Roache case, Travis jury told

Fri, 2014-02-07 10:35
The judge in the trial of veteran DJ Dave Lee Travis has warned jurors to ignore other celebrity cases when considering their verdict.

Lifetime ban for pram crash driver

Fri, 2014-02-07 10:33
A disabled woman who knocked down three people, including a baby in a pram, is banned from driving for life.

Panama Canal work stops in cost row

Fri, 2014-02-07 10:30
The Spanish-led consortium working on a project to widen the Panama Canal confirms work has been suspended amid a row over cost overruns.

10 things we didn't know last week

Fri, 2014-02-07 09:54
US military dogs are senior to their handlers and more nuggets

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