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Boko Haram 'controls' Nigeria town

Mon, 2014-07-21 11:31
Nigeria's militant Islamists raise their black flag in the town of Damboa after capturing it, a local vigilante leader tells the BBC.

No alternative to 'steely' Cook - Agnew

Mon, 2014-07-21 11:26
Defeat by India increases the pressure on England captain Alastair Cook, but he remains the only man for the job, says Jonathan Agnew.

Manhunt continues after hotel murder

Mon, 2014-07-21 11:17
Police appeal to a man wanted in connection with the murder of a guest house landlady in Bridlington to "hand himself in".

Train with MH17 bodies leaves area

Mon, 2014-07-21 11:15
Pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine allow bodies from the Malaysia Airlines plane crash to be taken to the city of Kharkiv, amid worsening fighting.

Beef's greater environment burden

Mon, 2014-07-21 11:08
A new study says the production of beef is around 10 times more damaging to the environment than any other form of livestock.

Historical child abuse support call

Mon, 2014-07-21 11:04
A Labour MP says it is important police have enough resources to investigate all claims of historical child abuse.

VIDEO: Tulisa's drugs trial collapses

Mon, 2014-07-21 10:57
Singer and TV star Tulisa Contostavlos's trial over drugs allegations collapses as the judge accuses a prosecution witness of perjury.

Independent help for new pensioners

Mon, 2014-07-21 10:57
Savers will receive free independent guidance as part of a move to give unfettered access to their pension funds from next year, the government says.

Injured Chisora out of Fury fight

Mon, 2014-07-21 10:52
Dereck Chisora withdraws from Saturday's title fight against Tyson Fury after fracturing his hand in training.

Police arrest death still unexplained

Mon, 2014-07-21 10:47
Authorities have yet to determine a cause of death for Eric Garner after he succumbed during an arrest in New York City.

Skull fracture in 'targeted attack'

Mon, 2014-07-21 10:24
A 16-year-old boy suffers a fractured skull in what police think was a targeted home attack.

US hospital in $190m 'abuse' payout

Mon, 2014-07-21 10:23
Johns Hopkins Hospital agrees to pay $190m to thousands of women who joined a legal case claiming a gynaecologist secretly recorded them.

'Broken' Gerrard's painful England exit

Mon, 2014-07-21 10:17
Steven Gerrard's England story was without a happy ending

VIDEO: 'Chaos and death' in Gaza hospital

Mon, 2014-07-21 09:56
At least five people have been killed and 70 injured by an Israeli strike on a hospital in Gaza, Palestinians say.

Rory returns with Open Claret Jug

Mon, 2014-07-21 09:32
Golfer Rory McIlroy returned to Northern Ireland on Monday afternoon clutching the coveted Claret Jug.

Dicks finds women's football 'refreshing'

Mon, 2014-07-21 09:30
"They used to apologise in training when they went in with a tough tackle on their team-mate. I'm not having that."

Wiggins to only ride track in Glasgow

Mon, 2014-07-21 09:22
Sir Bradley Wiggins says he will only ride in the team pursuit at the Commonwealth Games, pulling out of the road events.

VIDEO: Susan Boyle carries Queen's Baton

Mon, 2014-07-21 09:14
Singer Susan Boyle has visited children in a hospital in Glasgow, taking a taste of the Commonwealth Games with her as she carried the Queen's Baton.

Thousands descend for Glasgow 2014

Mon, 2014-07-21 09:09
Thousands of athletes and officials are descending on Glasgow in preparation for the start of the Commonwealth Games on Wednesday.

VIDEO: Gaza 'terror tunnels' - in 60 secs

Mon, 2014-07-21 09:08
Israel sent ground troops into Gaza on Thursday, saying the ground operation is necessary to target Hamas' network of tunnels.
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