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Derby County 2-2 Norwich City

Sat, 2014-12-20 05:30
Steven Whittaker prevents Derby from going back to the top of the Championship as he strikes late to earn Norwich a point.

Teacher banned after kissing pupil

Sat, 2014-12-20 05:18
A teacher is banned from teaching after sending sexually motivated texts and social media messages to female pupils.

F1 to consider more powerful engines

Sat, 2014-12-20 05:13
Formula 1 bosses are looking into the possibility of introducing more powerful but cheaper engines in the next few years.

Ron Hill completes 50-year run feat

Sat, 2014-12-20 04:51
Former Olympian Ron Hill completes his ambitious goal of running at least a mile a day for 50 years.

Police car crashes escorting ambulance

Sat, 2014-12-20 04:37
A police officer suffers minor injuries in a crash while escorting an ambulance in Cardiff.

Woman robbed in knifepoint attack

Sat, 2014-12-20 04:23
A woman is robbed at knifepoint after being grabbed by man as she crossed a road in Edinburgh.

Russians 'will not cave in' to West

Sat, 2014-12-20 04:22
Russia says it will not "cave in" to pressure, following a fresh set of US, EU and Canada sanctions over the conflict in Ukraine.

Man remanded over stabbing death

Sat, 2014-12-20 04:12
A man is remanded in custody over the murder of a woman stabbed to death in a north-west London street.

VIDEO: Shoppers get set for 'Panic Saturday'

Sat, 2014-12-20 04:11
£1.2bn is expected to be spent by UK shoppers on the last Saturday before Christmas, with researchers calling it "Panic Saturday".

Teenager named in Chelmsford murder

Sat, 2014-12-20 04:08
A 17-year-old is charged with murder following the fatal stabbing of a teenager in a Chelmsford park named by police as Ashley Woolley.

Pakistan forces 'kill five Taliban'

Sat, 2014-12-20 04:06
Pakistan army kills five militants in northwest as security is tightened against possible Taliban reprisals for prisoner executions, officials say.

Council ready for extreme weather

Sat, 2014-12-20 04:06
Residents in Ceredigion are told that council officials are ready for any extreme weather this winter.

Madonna releases songs after leak

Sat, 2014-12-20 03:37
The singer surprises fans by releasing six tracks from her new album early after songs were leaked online.

Jobs go as Pelamis sale bid fails

Sat, 2014-12-20 03:19
The remaining staff at a collapsed wave power company are to lose their jobs after no buyer was found for the business.

'Progress made' to keep 24-hour A&E

Sat, 2014-12-20 02:53
The health board for a west Wales hospital says 'good progress' is being made towards keeping 24-hour A&E cover.

Meet ice hockey’s 'Roman Abramovich'

Sat, 2014-12-20 02:51
How a multi-millionaire "hockey geek" who looked after the players’ sticks as a boy returned to revive a club’s fortunes.

Driver arrested after man is injured

Sat, 2014-12-20 02:42
Police arrest driver on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving on the A472 between Pontypool and Hafodyrynys.

VIDEO: Kashmir widows on living in conflict

Sat, 2014-12-20 02:35
As polling concludes in Indian-administered Kashmir, the BBC's Shalu Yadav meets war widows on opposite sides of the long-standing conflict.

Ballance in England World Cup squad

Sat, 2014-12-20 02:29
Gary Ballance is recalled to England's one-day squad for next month's tri-series in Australia and the World Cup.

N Korea seeks joint Sony hack probe

Sat, 2014-12-20 02:23
North Korea urges a joint inquiry with the US into a cyber-attack on Sony that led to the studio cancelling the release of the film The Interview.

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