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Manchester United's pursuit of Chelsea and Manchester City suffers a blow as they are left frustrated by Tottenham.
Dr Clifford Mann, president of the College of Emergency Medicine, says police should crack down on binge drinking to stop hospital staff being distracted by disorderly drunks
India's Virat Kohli says Australia's players called him a "spoilt brat" and that he had "no reason to respect" Mitchell Johnson.
A man is charged with a string of offences after a robbery in which an elderly couple were left with serious injuries at their home in Scunthorpe.
A man is in custody on suspicion of assaulting a woman after police were called to an incident at a home in the St Mellons area of Cardiff.
A woman and a child are taken to hospital after a cooker caused a gas explosion at a house in Carmarthenshire.
Nato formally ends its 13-year combat mission in Afghanistan at a ceremony marking the beginning of a new phase of support for Afghan troops.
A 22-year-old man is charged following a serious sexual assault on a woman in Edinburgh on Friday night.
The English top flight lags behind Germany in terms of youth development, says Premier League chief Richard Scudamore.
Two men are arrested on suspicion of murdering a homeless man in Bath on Christmas Eve.
Actor David Ryall, known for playing Elphias Doge in the first Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows movie dies aged 79, after a career spanning five decades in film, theatre and TV.
Social media monitoring company Brandwatch has revealed 2014's most talked about news event.
A Greek ferry carrying more than 460 people is being evacuated after it caught fire, but strong winds are hampering the rescue.
Funfair passengers are left dangling 60m (198ft) up following a third incident on a ride at Cardiff's Winter Wonderland.
Work begins to transform a derelict building at Enniskillen Castle in County Fermanagh into a state-of-the-art visitor centre.
A huge fire sweeps through a depot in Merthyr Tydfil, destroying 26 coaches.
Around 80 jobs will go at City Link depots on New Year's Eve in Wales, union bosses confirm.
Old Christmas trees are being put to use by the Environment Agency as flood defences on riverbanks and shorelines.
Visit Britain says it expects overseas tourists to spend more money in the UK in 2015 than ever before - more than £22bn.
The RMT union demands a meeting with the business secretary to discuss the collapse of parcel delivery firm City Link as the union says more than 2,000 staff will be made redundant on New Year's Eve.