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Murray loses to Tsonga in Toronto

Fri, 2014-08-08 12:43
Andy Murray loses 7-6 (7-5) 4-6 6-4 to Jo Wilfried-Tsonga in the quarter-finals of the Rogers Cup in Toronto.

VIDEO: Nick Park on counting his sheep

Fri, 2014-08-08 12:40
Up to 120 giant sculptures, depicting Shaun the Sheep in a variety of guises, will form a major public arts trail across London and Bristol next year.

Flood traps drivers and cuts power

Fri, 2014-08-08 12:38
Torrential rain in Cambridgeshire traps drivers, causes parts of a river bank to collapse and leaves more than 800 homes without power.

Watkinson sorry over England rain woe

Fri, 2014-08-08 12:37
Lancashire director of cricket Mike Watkinson apologises after the second day of the Old Trafford Test is abandoned.

US air strike on militants in Iraq

Fri, 2014-08-08 11:42
US aircraft launch air strike against Islamic State artillery near Irbil in northern Iraq, the Pentagon says.

Jam sandwiches Trott's 'secret weapon'

Fri, 2014-08-08 11:21
Laura Trott says the defence of her RideLondon Women's Grand Prix title on Saturday will be powered by jam sandwiches.

Bear Grylls in 'bear' knife name row

Fri, 2014-08-08 11:11
Lawyers representing a company linked to TV adventurer Bear Grylls demand a knife manufacturer change its name because it features the word "bear".

VIDEO: Nelson the one-eyed cat gets award

Fri, 2014-08-08 10:59
A one-eyed cat which has spent most of his life living on the docks in County Durham is awarded Cat of the Year.

Kicking case manager 'a scapegoat'

Fri, 2014-08-08 10:59
A call centre worker who was sacked by EE after a member of her team kicked a colleague unconscious says she was made a "scapegoat".

Firm loses order amid Russia embargo

Fri, 2014-08-08 10:45
A Peterhead fish processor reveals it has already had an ordered cancelled following the imposition of sanctions against the EU by Russia.

VIDEO: 'Not enough done' about waste mound

Fri, 2014-08-08 10:15
People living next to a mountain of waste in Bromley have said not enough has been done to reduce the huge mound which they say smells like "rotten corpses".

Chatroom 'rape' woman sent to jail

Fri, 2014-08-08 10:14
A woman who used internet chatrooms to try to arrange for strangers to rape a former work colleague is jailed for six years.

Man released in murder investigation

Fri, 2014-08-08 10:13
A 53-year-old man who was arrested by police investigating the murder of a teenager who disappeared in 1989 is released without charge.

VIDEO: WHO: 'Ebola spread can be stopped'

Fri, 2014-08-08 10:13
The World Health Organisation says a co-ordinated international response can stop the spread of Ebola, as it declares the outbreak in West Africa an international emergency.

UN camp in South Sudan 'horrific'

Fri, 2014-08-08 10:03
At least 40,000 people who fled fighting in South Sudan are living in horrific conditions because of flooding at a UN camp, medical charity MSF says.

VIDEO: Big rise in term-time holiday fines

Fri, 2014-08-08 09:51
There has been a sharp rise in the number of fines issued to parents for taking their children out of school in term time.

VIDEO: Israel strikes in Gaza amid rocket fire

Fri, 2014-08-08 09:45
Israel says it has resumed air strikes in Gaza after Palestinian militants fired rockets following the end of a three-day truce on Friday morning.

Ebola 'an international emergency'

Fri, 2014-08-08 09:42
The World Health Organization declares the spread of Ebola in West Africa an international health emergency.

Italian Senate to cut its powers

Fri, 2014-08-08 09:20
Senators in Italy vote in favour of sweeping reforms that could lead to a dramatic reduction in the size and power of the upper house of parliament.

Bank rejects offer from Ecclestone

Fri, 2014-08-08 09:11
German bank BayernLB says it has rejected a 25m euros (£20m) settlement from Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone.
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