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Councillor quits in payments row

Thu, 2014-08-07 06:18
A Pembrokeshire councillor resigns from the council's ruling group over its decision not to reprimand its chief executive over unlawful pension payments.

What else happened in Middle East as Gaza burned?

Thu, 2014-08-07 06:12
Weighing up the man tipped to lead Turkey as president

Froch may quit if Vegas dream fades

Thu, 2014-08-07 06:11
World champion Carl Froch says he may retire if a proposed fight with Julio Cesar Chavez Jr in Las Vegas falls through.

Palestinians from Syria 'unwelcome'

Thu, 2014-08-07 06:07
Jordan is turning away Palestinian refugees fleeing Syria in violation of international law, Human Rights Watch says in a new report.

Mother in poolside breastfeeding row

Thu, 2014-08-07 06:06
A breastfeeding mother says staff at a pool told her she was breaking a "no food or drink" rule but the pool says staff were just concerned for safety.

Scotland gymnast's tracksuit stolen

Thu, 2014-08-07 06:00
Commonwealth Games gymnast Liam Davie has his Team Scotland tracksuit stolen from his washing line in Coatbridge.

Piracy police arrest 20-year-old

Thu, 2014-08-07 05:54
A man who allegedly ran a service that provided roundabout access to pirated content has been arrested by City of London police.

Wenger drops Man Utd Vermaelen hint

Thu, 2014-08-07 05:53
Arsene Wenger says Arsenal have received offers for Thomas Vermaelen and that Manchester United could be one of them.

ECB holds eurozone interest rates

Thu, 2014-08-07 05:46
The European Central Bank keeps its benchmark interest rate on hold at 0.15% for another month as it looks to see how measures unveiled previously are working.

Antarctic base lost power at -32C

Thu, 2014-08-07 05:25
All power, including heating and lighting, was lost for 19 hours at a research station in the Antarctic housing 13 people, it is revealed.

Farah to return for Great North Run

Thu, 2014-08-07 05:21
Double Olympic and world champion Mo Farah will race at the 2014 Great North Run half-marathon.

England's Thompson out of World Cup

Thu, 2014-08-07 05:20
England wing Lydia Thompson will miss the World Cup with a groin injury and is replaced by Natasha Brennan.

VIDEO: Trapping badgers 'vital' in TB fight

Thu, 2014-08-07 05:03
The government says its badger vaccination project in Gloucestershire is still a vital part of its plan to tackle bovine TB.

Webb will explain referee decisions

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:58
Former referee Howard Webb will explain key decisions to fans during the season as part of his role with the official referees' association.

Fire-hit pier 'open by Christmas'

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:54
Fire damaged Eastbourne Pier could be partially open by Christmas, the owners say.

Day in pictures: 7 August 2014

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:41
24 hours of news photos: 7 August

Coping with panic at 30,000ft

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:39
How do people cope with panic at 30,000ft?

Top Chinese dissident released

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:38
One of China's most prominent dissidents, human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng, is freed from jail.

Caption Challenge: Bear grins

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:29
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.

Inbetweeners set box office record

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:25
The Inbetweeners 2 earns £2.7m on its opening night in UK cinemas, a record for a comedy film.

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