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Carrick 'catalyst for Man Utd form'

Sun, 2014-12-14 11:23
MOTD2 pundit Didi Hamann explains the part Michael Carrick has played in the turnaround in Manchester United's form.

Turkey criticised over media arrests

Sun, 2014-12-14 11:10
Top European Union officials sharply criticise the mass arrest of Turkish media representatives linked to opposition political movements.

Sports Personality: Phone vote numbers

Sun, 2014-12-14 11:08
All the phone numbers for each of the 10 candidates in the running to be named BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2014.

Muted opening weekend for epic Moses

Sun, 2014-12-14 10:53
Sir Ridley Scott's latest film Exodus: Gods and Kings has topped the US box office, but takings are less than epic.

VIDEO: Thousands of nesting penguins gather

Sun, 2014-12-14 10:08
Tens of thousands of penguin couples gather in Antarctica for their nesting season.

Ronson's Uptown Funk at number one

Sun, 2014-12-14 10:00
Mark Ronson's Uptown Funk, which was rush-released after an X Factor cover topped iTunes, leads the UK singles chart.

Swansea City 1-2 Tottenham Hotspur

Sun, 2014-12-14 09:44
Christian Eriksen scores a late winner as Tottenham move seventh in the Premier League with victory at Swansea.

Syria battle over Aleppo supply hill

Sun, 2014-12-14 09:12
Forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad close in on a hill controlling a vital rebel supply line into the divided city of Aleppo.

Jockey Spencer scraps plan to retire

Sun, 2014-12-14 08:59
Two-time champion jockey Jamie Spencer will continue racing next season after deciding not to retire.

Mignolet is dropped 'indefinitely'

Sun, 2014-12-14 08:51
Brendan Rodgers says Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet is dropped "indefinitely", with Brad Jones to retain his place.

Sides await Champions League draw

Sun, 2014-12-14 08:32
Arsenal, Manchester City and Chelsea are in Monday's draw for the Champions League last 16.

Zambia players stable after road crash

Sun, 2014-12-14 08:15
Three Zambia internationals involved in a road accident in Kabwe are reported to be in stable condition.

Many dead after DR Congo ferry sinks

Sun, 2014-12-14 07:59
At least 129 bodies have been recovered from Lake Tanganyika in the Democratic Republic of Congo, after a ferry capsized on Friday.

McQueen saddened by US race protests

Sun, 2014-12-14 07:58
The film director talks about racial tension in the US, those leaked Sony emails and how winning an Oscar has changed his career.

Acid attack suspect charged with GBH

Sun, 2014-12-14 06:59
Police charge a Sussex man in connection with a doorstep acid attack on a businessman.

VIDEO: UKIP defends leaked call candidate

Sun, 2014-12-14 06:49
UKIP MEP Patrick O'Flynn defends Kerry Smith, who was heard making offensive remarks in a phone recording obtained by the Mail on Sunday.

France shaken up by 'new reactionaries'

Sun, 2014-12-14 06:46
French writers shake up immigration debate

X Factor final sees ratings plummet

Sun, 2014-12-14 06:39
Ratings for the X Factor final dipped to a 10-year low on Saturday, despite attracting more than a third of the available audience.

Chechnya human rights office burnt

Sun, 2014-12-14 06:31
Attackers set alight the office of one of the few human rights groups active in Russia's Chechen Republic, after it criticises President Kadyrov.

A&E and ambulances nearing 'crisis'

Sun, 2014-12-14 06:27
Near-record emergency calls in the West Midlands bring A&E units and the ambulance service close to "crisis point".

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