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Children's entertainer pleads guilty

Mon, 2014-12-22 07:23
A north Wales children's entertainer pleads guilty to a string of charges relating to child abuse images and drug offences.

Alstom to pay US $772m bribery fine

Mon, 2014-12-22 07:21
Alstom has agreed to pay £772m in criminal penalties to settle charges with the US Department of Justice.

Hollande urges French not to panic

Mon, 2014-12-22 07:11
President Francois Hollande has called for vigilance after a weekend of attacks by men heard shouting Islamic slogans.

Ferrari boss predicts tough 2015

Mon, 2014-12-22 07:11
Ferrari chairman Sergio Marchionne believes that 2015 is likely to be another difficult year for the Formula 1 team.

VIDEO: Fatalities in Glasgow bin lorry crash

Mon, 2014-12-22 07:07
Several pedestrians are feared dead after a bin lorry crashed into a group of people in George Square in Glasgow city centre.

Child sex abuse police officer jailed

Mon, 2014-12-22 07:00
A Cambridgeshire police officer who committed a series of rapes and child sex attacks is jailed for 14-and-a-half years.

Third death in C. difficile outbreak

Mon, 2014-12-22 06:48
A third person involved in a cluster of cases of C. difficile at Edinburgh royal infirmary dies.

Brighton manager Hyypia resigns

Mon, 2014-12-22 06:45
Sami Hyypia leaves his role as manager of Championship strugglers Brighton & Hove Albion after a run of one win in 18 league games.

Injuries after 'very serious' crash

Mon, 2014-12-22 06:27
A number of people are believed to have been injured after a bin lorry crashed into a group of pedestrians in George Square in Glasgow city centre.

Mikaeel Kular troll jailed for year

Mon, 2014-12-22 06:18
A man who admitted posting offensive comments on Facebook about an Edinburgh boy beaten to death by his mother is jailed for 12 months.

NYC police chief backs mayor

Mon, 2014-12-22 06:14
New York City's police chief backs Mayor Bill de Blasio after claims he had increased ill-feeling towards police prior to two officers being shot dead.

'Lunatic' drivers jailed over crash

Mon, 2014-12-22 05:49
Three men are jailed and four others are given suspended sentences for dangerous driving following a head-on crash.

NFL player donates pay to ill child

Mon, 2014-12-22 05:33
British NFL player Menelik Watson donates his match payment to the family of an ill four-year-old girl.

Essebsi wins Tunisia president vote

Mon, 2014-12-22 05:33
The veteran politician Beji Caid Essebsi is the winner of Tunisia's first free presidential election, electoral officials say.

VIDEO: Treasure hunter reveals ancient find

Mon, 2014-12-22 05:30
A hoard of Roman and Pictish silver was found last year but the exact location had been kept a closely guarded secret until now.

VIDEO: Apprentice winner "very confident"

Mon, 2014-12-22 05:16
Mark Wright, the winner of this year's Apprentice said he was "very confident" of success for his new business plans.

The Miniaturist voted book of the year

Mon, 2014-12-22 05:15
Jessie Burton's debut novel The Miniaturist comes top of a public vote to be named Specsavers Book of the Year.

VIDEO: Yazidi women tell of sex-slavery trauma

Mon, 2014-12-22 05:10
The Yazidi minority in Iraq say 3,500 women and girls are still being held by Islamic State, many being used as sex slaves.

Oyston in alleged supporter bust-up

Mon, 2014-12-22 04:59
The Football Association says it is aware of a reported row between Blackpool chairman Karl Oyston and a club supporter.

UKIP expels councillor after remarks

Mon, 2014-12-22 04:51
The UK Independence Party says it has expelled one of its councillors, Rozanne Duncan, "for bringing the party into disrepute".