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April killer jail attack damages bid

Thu, 2014-08-14 02:43
Mark Bridger who abducted and murdered April Jones, who was five, seeks compensation after he was slashed by a fellow inmate with a knife made from a razor.

'Prepare for rate rise' say lenders

Thu, 2014-08-14 02:39
The number of UK homes repossessed during the Spring fell, but households have been warned to prepare for rate rises, lenders have said.

Life term for 'Bandit Queen' murder

Thu, 2014-08-14 02:28
A man convicted of the 2001 murder of bandit-turned-politician Phoolan Devi is jailed for life by a court in the Indian capital, Delhi.

AUDIO: Homeland's Harewood on missing London

Thu, 2014-08-14 02:18
Homeland actor David Harewood, currently working in Los Angeles, explains why he loves London.

VIDEO: Cameron: UK Iraq plans 'flexible'

Thu, 2014-08-14 02:17
Prime Minister David Cameron has said that the UK's plans for delivering aid to displaced Iraqis must be "flexible enough to respond" to what is a developing situation.

Woman dies in M4 slip road crash

Thu, 2014-08-14 02:03
A woman pedestrian dies following a collision with a lorry on a slip road off the M4 at Swansea.

Mother parking car kills daughter

Thu, 2014-08-14 01:54
A six-year-old girl dies after she is struck by a car being driven by her mother near a Tube station in west London.

Footballer collapses during match

Thu, 2014-08-14 01:54
The former Derry Gaelic football captain Kevin McCloy is being treated in intensive care in hospital after he collapsed on the pitch during a club match.

Fourth activist held in Azerbaijan

Thu, 2014-08-14 01:45
A court in Azerbaijan upholds the pre-trial detention of a top human rights lawyer, after similar charges are brought against other activists.

Suarez to find out bite appeal result

Thu, 2014-08-14 01:40
The outcome of Luis Suarez's appeal against a four-month ban from football for biting will be announced at 14:00 BST on Thursday.

AUDIO: 'Most of us know very little about mental illness'

Thu, 2014-08-14 01:37
Adrian Strain talks about his son, Martin, who recently took his own life.

Two cars submerged by incoming tide

Thu, 2014-08-14 01:36
Two cars are swamped by the incoming tide off Teesside within 90 minutes, the local lifeboat crew has said.

Russian convoy heads to Ukraine

Thu, 2014-08-14 01:34
More than 100 lorries with Russian aid head towards conflict areas in eastern Ukraine, as the Red Cross seeks urgent talks in Kiev and Moscow.

AUDIO: The great heels vs flats debate

Thu, 2014-08-14 01:33
Fashion designer Dame Zandra Rhodes and fashion journalist Hannah Rochell debate the best type of shoe to wear.

VIDEO: Workers carry out repairs on US tower

Thu, 2014-08-14 01:26
Workers carry out maintenance on the transmitter towers of the 1,127ft (344m) John Hancock Center in Chicago.

Star Trek Spock bride dies at 78

Thu, 2014-08-14 01:26
Actress Arlene Martel, who was best known for playing the prospective bride of Mr Spock in Star Trek, has died aged 78.

AUDIO: Pilot's arm 'came off while landing'

Thu, 2014-08-14 01:12
A pilot lost control of a passenger plane after his artificial arm became detached as he was coming in to land, an accident report has said. Steven Robinson, a pilot with a prosthetic limb, speaks to the Today programme.

NI students top in A-level results

Thu, 2014-08-14 01:10
Northern Ireland students outperform their counterparts in England and Wales in A-level A* and A grades.

Failing GPs: A Pandora's Box?

Thu, 2014-08-14 01:05
Nick Triggle on why tackling failing GPs may prove difficult

21,000 council tax discounts checked

Thu, 2014-08-14 00:54
More than 21,000 people in Flintshire who have the 25% single person discount on their council tax are to have their claims checked against credit reference data.

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