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Sam Smith's "incredible, crazy" year

Sat, 2015-01-03 15:06
BBC Sound of 2014 winner reflects on his success

VIDEO: FA Cup third round: Best goals so far

Sat, 2015-01-03 14:52
Watch the best goals from Friday and Saturday's matches in the FA Cup third round.

Prince's 'sexual contact' denial - the papers

Sat, 2015-01-03 14:45
Prince Andrew is on front pages for a second day over Buckingham Palace's denial of claims made in US court papers that a young woman was forced to have sex with him.

Ten things you should know about MLS

Sat, 2015-01-03 14:23
As Gerrard heads west - 10 things you need to know about the MLS

Traffickers 'made $3m' on Italy ship

Sat, 2015-01-03 13:55
Italian police believe human traffickers made some $3m from 359 illegal migrants found abandoned on a cargo ship in the Mediterranean.

Taylor to face Anderson in PDC final

Sat, 2015-01-03 13:53
Sixteen-time champion Phil Taylor will face fourth seed Gary Anderson in Sunday's PDC World Championship final.

Dover Athletic v Crystal Palace

Sat, 2015-01-03 13:37
New boss Alan Pardew wants to rekindle the spirit of his playing days as Crystal Palace visit Dover in the FA Cup.

Mexico missing students: 10 more held

Sat, 2015-01-03 13:23
Mexican authorities arrest 10 more police officers in their inquiry into the disappearance in September of 43 students in Guerrero state.

Andrew claim lawyer threatens action

Sat, 2015-01-03 13:19
A US lawyer says he is planning legal action against a woman who claims she was forced to have sex with him and Prince Andrew when she was a minor.

VIDEO: Why won't Berahino celebrate?

Sat, 2015-01-03 13:12
West Bromwich Albion's Saido Berahino appears subdued despite scoring an impressive four goals in a 7-0 win against Gateshead in the FA Cup third round.

First elected US black senator dies

Sat, 2015-01-03 13:08
Edward Brooke, the first black senator to be popularly elected in the US, dies aged 95, Republican Party officials say.

US girl, 7, hailed after plane crash

Sat, 2015-01-03 12:35
A seven-year-old American girl who walked for help after a deadly light plane crash in Kentucky is praised for her bravery.

Carver wants to be Newcastle manager

Sat, 2015-01-03 11:16
Newcastle caretaker boss John Carver says he wants to be the permanent head coach following Alan Pardew's exit.

VIDEO: Gerrard 'excited' about MLS move

Sat, 2015-01-03 10:39
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard confirms he will move to a Major League Soccer club when the Premier League season ends, saying he is "excited" about it.

Light aircraft crashes in woodland

Sat, 2015-01-03 10:20
A light aircraft comes down in woodland south of the A303 close to Popham airfield in Hampshire, South Central Ambulance Service says.

Israel freezes Palestinian tax funds

Sat, 2015-01-03 09:53
Israel halts the transfer of tax revenues to the Palestinian Authority after it applies to join the International Criminal Court.

Non-league trio knocked out of FA Cup

Sat, 2015-01-03 09:30
Non-league Blyth Spartans, Southport and Gateshead are knocked out of the FA Cup, leaving Wrexham as the lowest team left.

VIDEO: 80-metre wind turbine collapses

Sat, 2015-01-03 09:30
An 80-metre wind turbine has collapsed on a mountainside near Fintona in County Tyrone.

Manhunt after woman's body found

Sat, 2015-01-03 09:19
Police launch an international manhunt after a 28-year-old woman is found dead at a hotel in Cardiff.

VIDEO: UK Ebola nurse 'in critical condition'

Sat, 2015-01-03 09:14
The hospital treating the British nurse who was diagnosed with Ebola have said that she is now in a critical condition.

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