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Bigamist wife killer jailed for life

Fri, 2015-02-27 07:52
A bigamist is jailed for life after being found guilty of murdering his second wife and hiding her body in a car boot.

10 things we didn't know last week

Fri, 2015-02-27 07:45
What time of day squid fly, and other news nuggets

Past, present and future

Fri, 2015-02-27 07:43
Tony Blair once met a voter during one of his election campaigns. He started listing the achievements his government had generated for the people. "Aye, we know all that," chipped in the voter, "What are you going to do next?"

Holder: Change civil rights criteria

Fri, 2015-02-27 07:43
Attorney General Eric Holder says he will try to change the standard needed to bring federal civil rights cases in his last few weeks in the job.

How Labour pays for student fee cut

Fri, 2015-02-27 07:38
Labour would reduce tax relief for those earning £150,000 or more a year, shrink maximum pension pots to £1m and cut maximum annual pension contributions to £30,000 to pay for a cut to £6,000 in student fees.

Judge admits Muslim Bible oath error

Fri, 2015-02-27 07:34
A judge who stopped a trial because a Muslim witness had sworn an oath on the Bible says he should have accepted the man's evidence.

Go Figure: The week in numbers

Fri, 2015-02-27 07:32
The week's big numbers visualised.

Fearne Cotton is leaving BBC Radio 1

Fri, 2015-02-27 07:11
The DJ is leaving the music station for a "new chapter" and has also revealed she is expecting another baby.

VIDEO: Inside UKIP's 'get Nigel elected' rally

Fri, 2015-02-27 07:10
Robin Brant reports from UKIP's Spring Conference in Margate, an event a senior party figure describes as a 'get Nigel elected' rally.

Child snatcher guilty of sex assault

Fri, 2015-02-27 07:06
A Swansea man already jailed for trying to abduct a schoolboy last year, has been convicted of sexually assaulting another child more than 20 years ago.

Pensioner guilty of stranger rape

Fri, 2015-02-27 07:06
A pensioner is found guilty of raping a 24-year-old woman who woke up partially clothed in a field with no memory of the attack.

Week in pictures: 21-27 February 2015

Fri, 2015-02-27 06:56
News photos from around the world

'When bandits shot me in the Congo'

Fri, 2015-02-27 06:51
A County Tyrone missionary midwife recalls the moment when she grabbed a gun being aimed at her and was shot in the shoulder.

'No question' of tax referendum

Fri, 2015-02-27 06:48
Calls for a referendum on income tax powers for Wales are rejected by the first minister, despite a pledge by David Cameron on minimum funding.

Knights Templar drug lord captured

Fri, 2015-02-27 06:45
Mexican security forces confirm the arrest of the country's most wanted drug lord - Knights Templar chief Servando 'La Tuta' Gomez.

Will Storey break the hour record?

Fri, 2015-02-27 06:27
Dame Sarah Storey talks about her toughest task to date as the Paralympic champion attempts to break the hour record on Saturday.

L'Oreal to change 'bad at maths' ad

Fri, 2015-02-27 06:13
A numeracy charity's challenge prompts beauty giant L'Oreal to change an advert boasting about not being good at maths.

Marussia named on 2015 F1 entry list

Fri, 2015-02-27 06:05
Manor Marussia are named on a 10-team entry list for the start of the 2015 Formula 1 season.

Qatar 2022 final by 18 Dec - Blatter

Fri, 2015-02-27 05:57
Fifa president Sepp Blatter says the Qatar 2022 World Cup final should be played no later than 18 December.

US growth revised down to 2.2%

Fri, 2015-02-27 05:54
The slowdown in the US economy at the end of last year was more pronounced than previously thought, official figures show.