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Appeal after woman raped by two men

Tue, 2014-05-20 12:36
Police renew an appeal for information after a 24-year-old woman was raped by two men in the Govanhill area of Glasgow.

NFL players sue over painkillers

Tue, 2014-05-20 12:21
A group of retired American football players have sued the National Football League saying the league illegally gave them narcotics to keep them playing.

VIDEO: Blasts hit Nigerian city of Jos

Tue, 2014-05-20 12:16
At least 46 people have been killed and many others injured by two bomb explosions in the volatile central Nigerian city of Jos, police say.

Burn injury woman critically ill

Tue, 2014-05-20 12:16
A woman is in a critical condition with burn injuries following what police have described as "an incident" at a house in Lisburn, County Antrim.

Ex-minister reveals 'plebgate boast'

Tue, 2014-05-20 11:47
Andrew Mitchell claims a police officer involved in the "plebgate" affair boasted he could "topple the Tory government".

GM in another car safety recall

Tue, 2014-05-20 11:33
General Motors announces the recall of millions more cars, covering four possible faults in its vehicles.

Libya to hold elections amid chaos

Tue, 2014-05-20 11:20
Libya will hold parliamentary elections on 25 June, the election commission says, amid fears that the country is descending into a civil war.

Native Americans reject 'super drunk' label

Tue, 2014-05-20 10:56
Why Native Americans are a big force on social media

VIDEO: Profit falls at Marks and Spencer

Tue, 2014-05-20 10:34
Marks and Spencer reports a 3.9% fall in underlying annual profit to £623m, the third consecutive year its profits have fallen.

Clegg: Patriotism and the EU

Tue, 2014-05-20 10:34
Who is the greater patriot - Nick Clegg or Nigel Farage?

Lloyds limits mortgage lending

Tue, 2014-05-20 10:33
Lloyds Banking Group limits mortgages to four times income for loans worth more than £500,000 in a move aimed at dampening the London housing market.

Three forces routinely armed police

Tue, 2014-05-20 10:17
Three Scottish police forces allowed specialist officers to routinely carry guns before the launch of Police Scotland, the justice secretary says.

Harris 'assault led to food disorder'

Tue, 2014-05-20 10:13
A 15-year-old girl developed an eating disorder after she was fondled by Rolf Harris, a court hears.

FA to take no action on Scudamore

Tue, 2014-05-20 09:58
The Football Association says it has no jurisdiction to take action in the Richard Scudamore sexism row.

VIDEO: Clegg: 'Anti-EU parties unpatriotic'

Tue, 2014-05-20 09:54
The Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has accused parties which do not support Britain's membership of the European Union of being "unpatriotic".

China bans Microsoft Windows 8

Tue, 2014-05-20 09:45
Beijing bans the use of Windows 8 on government computers as a reaction to the firm's decision to stop supporting its older XP operating system.

Video 'shows Palestinians' deaths'

Tue, 2014-05-20 09:39
A human rights group releases a video it says shows the unlawful killing of two Palestinian teenagers by Israeli troops at a protest last week.

Library staff 'no confidence' threat

Tue, 2014-05-20 09:36
National Library of Wales workers threaten to pass a motion of no confidence in the institution's management.

Microsoft unveils larger Surface Pro

Tue, 2014-05-20 09:29
Microsoft unveils the Surface Pro 3, a Windows 8 tablet with a large 12in (30.5cm) touchscreen that it says is a "laptop replacement".

Trip Advisor 'fake reviews' probed

Tue, 2014-05-20 09:24
Travel-rating service Trip Advisor is being investigated in Italy over concerns the site is not doing enough to prevent fake reviews.
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