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The journalist who first raised questions about Lance Armstrong says the cyclist's BBC interview shows he has not changed.
Stoke ease past League One side Rochdale to book an FA Cup fifth-round trip to Championship team Blackburn Rovers.
Labour leader Ed Miliband is to set out details of Labour's "10-year plan" for the NHS, including longer homecare visits, in a speech in Trafford.
Two prior attempts to kill ex-Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko may have been made before he died from radiation poisoning in 2006, the BBC has learned.
The FBI has arrested a man on charges he was spying for Russia and trying to recruit sources in New York City, announces US Attorney General Eric Holder.
Benedict Cumberbatch says "I'm an idiot" after talking about "coloured actors" on a US talk show.
A man is charged with murder following the disappearance of another man from his home in West Lothian.
Taxpayers financing £675m in loans to students at private colleges, new figures reveal
A kidnap gang who cut off a man's finger to get a £20,000 ransom are jailed.
MPs overwhelmingly reject a bid to suspend fracking for shale gas - but agree to Labour proposals to impose new conditions.
Tunisia and DR Congo both make it through to the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals after they draw in Bata.
Holders Arsenal are drawn against Championship side Middlesbrough in the fifth round of the FA Cup.
In the first large gathering of 2016 presidential aspirants, the former vice-presidential candidate is criticised for an "incoherent" speech, while some possible candidates boost their chances.
Sinn Féin MLA Gerry Kelly has defended his role in the On The Runs scheme, after a man considered a chief murder suspect was mistakenly given an On the Run letter.
A man is charged with the murder of a 19-year-old man, who died in a machete attack outside a pub.
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers says Chelsea will have a greater motivation in the League Cup after their defeat by Bradford.
An emergency sleeping shelter that appeared on a street in Belfast city centre is removed by Belfast City Council
Spain's Defence Ministry says 10 people have died after an F-16 jet crashed at a military base.
Ten people have died after an F-16 fighter jet crashed at a military base in Spain, the country's Defence Ministry says.
Facebook has blocked a page which a Turkish court claimed was offensive to the Prophet Muhammad.