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Wales captain Rachel Taylor is calling on her team to reproduce the form that saw them beat England when they face Scotland.
A stray cat who sniffed a lot had a pellet lodged inside her nose which was only detected by an X-ray, the RSPCA says.
A surge in cases of the superbug Clostridium difficile has lead to extra cleaning at a north Wales hospital, officials confirm.
When does avoidance become evasion?
Heavy fighting in eastern Ukraine has scuppered a ceasefire deal agreed between Ukraine and pro-Russian rebels in Minsk on 5 September.
The former boss of HSBC Lord Green refuses to comment over allegations the bank helped wealthy clients to "tax dodge"
Two Ugandan rugby players who disappeared after competing in the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow last year are playing for a small Cardiff team, it emerges.
An inquiry into the failure of a Shrewsbury crematorium to return the ashes of dead babies to their families finds at least 60 cases over the last 15 years.
Singer Myleene Klass is publically reprimanded by the head teacher of her daughter's school after mocking other parents online.
Ivory Coast declares a public holiday to celebrate its dramatic win over Ghana in the Africa Cup of Nations final.
England seamer Chris Woakes says he is "obviously keen to carry on" taking the new ball in the forthcoming World Cup.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he does not know when midfielder Jack Wilshere will return from his ankle injury.
A 24-year-old man is found guilty of murdering an 85-year-old woman in her Edinburgh home.
Samsung is warning people to avoid discussing personal information in front of their smart television set.
To Kill a Mockingbird author Harper Lee is "extremely hurt" by claims she was pressured into releasing a "lost" novel, according to her lawyer.
The chief executive of Translink is leaving his £155,000-a-year post to devote his life to preaching.
A man is shot by a police officer after a woman was stabbed at a house in Kent.
David Cameron plans for possible Greek exit from the eurozone to ensure UK banks and companies are not excessively damaged.
England batter Lauren Winfield says her side will not underestimate New Zealand when their one-day series begins on Wednesday.
A Pittsburgh teenager who killed a classmate is tracked down after sending a friend a Snapchat selfie of him posing with the body, police say.