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A young woman is detained for four-and-a half-years for orchestrating a "revenge rape" on a teenager after telling her: "Snitches get stitches".
Police and fire officials are searching for a tiger on the loose in a town outside Paris, local authorities say.
A report into the speed of mobile networks in cities around the UK finds 4G is over twice as fast as 3G.
Vehicles apparently used to transport soldiers killed in action have been seen crossing the Russia-Ukraine border, European monitors say.
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The prosecution in the World's End murder trial tells the jury there is considerable, powerful and overwhelming evidence to return a guilty verdict.
The new Band Aid single will receive its world premiere on ITV's X Factor results show this Sunday, it is confirmed.
An investigation finds the Charlie Hall Chase at Wetherby has been run over the wrong distance for five years.
Syria's neighbours are sharply cutting numbers of refugees they allow in as the world community fails to share the burden, say two prominent NGOs.
Scotland boss Vern Cotter goes with the same starting line-up that beat Argentina for the Test against New Zealand.
Medical schools should send ambassadors into primary schools to help widen access to the profession from poorer backgrounds, guidance says.
Canadian world number eight Milos Raonic withdraws from the World Tour Finals at London's O2 Arena with a quad injury.
Taking vitamin B12 and folic acid supplements does not seem to cut the risk of developing dementia, say Dutch researchers.
Labour leader Ed Miliband pledges to tackle "vested interests" and "powerful forces" as he delivers what is being called a "fight-back" speech.
An investigation is launched by Police Scotland following a report of a sex attack in an Edinburgh park.
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Alex Salmond uses his final appearance at First Minister's Questions to praise his government's "substantial achievements" in office.
Around 100 mourners attend the funeral of a Welsh soldier after a social media campaign was held amid concern no one would attend.
More than 30 members of staff at a Kent prison have stopped work for heath and safety reasons, the Prison Officers Association (POA) has said.
The findings of Fifa's inquiry into the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding process are questioned by the man who investigated corruption claims.