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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.

Loyal orders issue guidelines accord

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:23
Loyal orders in Londonderry issue a consultative document setting out guidelines for members and bandsman taking part in parades in the city.

Luiz ready for PSG after World Cup exit

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:23
David Luiz says that he has recovered from Brazil's World Cup disaster as he is unveiled at Paris St-Germain.
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