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Built to last, not surpassed

Sat, 2014-05-03 08:03
40 years on - the appliances still going strong

Night of Thunder wins 2,000 Guineas

Sat, 2014-05-03 07:48
Outsider Night of Thunder wins the 2,000 Guineas at Newmarket in a big upset, with pre-race favourite Kingman second.

Australia PM cancels Indonesia visit

Sat, 2014-05-03 07:30
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott abruptly cancels a planned visit to Indonesia, amid reports of a renewed operation to halt an asylum boat.

Police confirm controlled explosion

Sat, 2014-05-03 07:19
Police confirm that a controlled explosion has been carried out on a "suspicious" object found in North Lanarkshire.

Music festivals ban legal highs

Sat, 2014-05-03 07:18
A group of more than 20 UK music festivals including T in the Park and Lovebox have banned the sale of legal highs by traders at their events.

Rally backs release of Gerry Adams

Sat, 2014-05-03 07:17
The arrest of Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams is part of an effort by some police officers to "settle old scores", NI's deputy first minister says.

Praise for 'murder plot' school

Sat, 2014-05-03 07:04
A teacher who was understood to have been the intended target of an alleged murder plot by two pupils praises the school's handling of the incident.

Stolen baby monkey still missing

Sat, 2014-05-03 06:55
Four of the five monkeys stolen during a "targeted" break-in at Blackpool Zoo have been found, police say.

Actor Efrem Zimbalist Jr dies at 95

Sat, 2014-05-03 06:42
Efrem Zimbalist Jr, who starred in the long-running US TV show The FBI, dies at the age of 95 in California.

Man killed and woman hurt in crash

Sat, 2014-05-03 06:28
A man in his 40s is killed and a woman injured in a head-on crash.

Gay drug ban too lenient - Jamieson

Sat, 2014-05-03 06:26
GB Olympic swimmer Michael Jamieson says American sprinter Tyson Gay has been treated lightly over his failed drug test.

UKIP suspends Islam tweet candidate

Sat, 2014-05-03 06:17
A UKIP council candidate who tweeted that Islam is "evil" and homosexuality an "abomination" is suspended from the party.

VIDEO: Stolen baby zoo monkey still missing

Sat, 2014-05-03 06:10
Four of the five monkeys stolen during a "targeted" break-in at Blackpool Zoo have been found, police said.

Deadly blast strikes Somali capital

Sat, 2014-05-03 06:07
At least six people are killed in a bomb explosion in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, which the al-Shabab militant group says it carried out.

Bolton Wanderers 2-2 Birmingham City

Sat, 2014-05-03 06:03
Paul Caddis's 93rd-minute equaliser sees Birmingham escape relegation to League One in dramatic style.

Silent tribute to stabbed teacher

Sat, 2014-05-03 06:03
Head teachers hold a minute's silence for teacher Ann Maguire, who was stabbed to death in front of her pupils at a school in Leeds.

Leicester City 1-0 Doncaster Rovers

Sat, 2014-05-03 05:54
Doncaster are relegated from the Championship as a result of a final-day defeat at Leicester and Birmingham's draw at Bolton.

Nottingham Forest 1-2 Brighton & Hove Albion

Sat, 2014-05-03 05:52
Brighton beat Nottingham Forest to secure a play-off place thanks to a dramatic stoppage-time winner by Leonardo Ulloa.

Abducted Ukraine observers released

Sat, 2014-05-03 05:45
International observers captured by pro-Russian supporters in east Ukraine a week ago are freed, as Kiev resumes military operations there.

VIDEO: 'Shock' in Odessa the day after

Sat, 2014-05-03 05:15
Dozens of people were killed in a fire in an official building in the city of Odessa in south-west Ukraine on Friday.
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