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Ex-Tory Patrick Mercer resigns as MP

Tue, 2014-04-29 13:14
Ex-Tory MP Patrick Mercer resigns after being suspended from the Commons for six months, triggering a by-election in his Newark constituency.

Dubai jails Scorpions drummer Kottak

Tue, 2014-04-29 13:10
The US drummer for the German rock band Scorpions has been sentenced to one month in jail in Dubai for offensive behaviour, local media say.

Bayern Munich 0-4 Real Madrid (agg 0-5)

Tue, 2014-04-29 12:55
Real Madrid sail into their first Champions League final since 2002 with a one-sided away win over holders Bayern Munich.

VIDEO: Cable defends Royal Mail sale price

Tue, 2014-04-29 12:50
The UK Business Secretary, Vince Cable, stands by the initial pricing of Royal Mail shares, as he gives evidence to a parliamentary committee.

Ukraine rebels storm Luhansk offices

Tue, 2014-04-29 12:50
Pro-Russia activists seize official buildings in the eastern Ukrainian city of Luhansk, as the US tells Russia to "leave Ukraine in peace".

LA Clippers owner banned for life

Tue, 2014-04-29 12:42
The owner of the Los Angeles Clippers pro-basketball team is banned from the sport for life after making racist remarks on tape.

The man with 42 hours to get home

Tue, 2014-04-29 12:37
A man who is always travelling - and always rushing home

Celebrity chef denies discrimination

Tue, 2014-04-29 12:04
Celebrity chef Stephen Terry denies allegations of sexual discrimination made against his restaurant by a young female chef.

Sex abuser 'could have been stopped'

Tue, 2014-04-29 11:51
A teenager jailed for 49 sexual offences against 13 boys could have been prosecuted earlier, a report by West Sussex County Council says.

VIDEO: Parents welcome acne drug review

Tue, 2014-04-29 11:39
A father campaigning for a ban on an acne drug taken by his son who later committed suicide, welcomes a government decision to review its use.

VIDEO: 'Four horse race' for European Elections

Tue, 2014-04-29 11:26
Political editor Nick Robinson has been touring the UK to test the mood ahead of the European Elections.

VIDEO: Former Tory Mercer resigns as MP

Tue, 2014-04-29 11:04
Former Conservative MP Patrick Mercer has resigned after he was suspended from the Commons for six months for allegedly asking questions in Parliament in return for money.

VIDEO: Students pay tribute to stabbed teacher

Tue, 2014-04-29 10:32
Students past and present pay tribute to teacher Ann Maguire, who was stabbed to death in front of her pupils at a Leeds school.

Rutherford jump legal despite protests

Tue, 2014-04-29 10:23
Greg Rutherford's new British long jump record is legal, insists USA Track and Field, after claims he overstepped.

Tube strike hits city commuters

Tue, 2014-04-29 10:20
Commuters suffer "severe disruption" as Tube workers strike over plans to close ticket offices on the London Underground.

Three-week black bin collection plan

Tue, 2014-04-29 10:16
The first three-weekly collections for black bag household rubbish in Wales are approved by Gwynedd council.

Zimbabwe's Tsvangirai 'expels' rival

Tue, 2014-04-29 10:14
Zimbabwe's opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai says his rival Tendai Biti has been expelled from their MDC party, along with eight other members.

Officer admits driving dangerously

Tue, 2014-04-29 10:08
A police officer admits to driving dangerously in a 4x4 while responding to an emergency involving children and a firearm.

VIDEO: Woman falls 30ft at Wells Cathedral

Tue, 2014-04-29 10:03
A women has been airlifted from the roof of Wells Cathedral, after falling and becoming stuck for three hours.

Woman rescued after cathedral fall

Tue, 2014-04-29 09:58
A woman who fell and became trapped during a tour of Wells Cathedral's towers is rescued by an RAF helicopter.
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