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Appeal over 2004 dumbbell killing

Mon, 2014-06-09 04:58
A new appeal to find the killers of a man who died 10 years ago this month after getting into an argument with people from Pontypridd is being made by police in Oxfordshire.

Fall in police dog and horse numbers

Mon, 2014-06-09 04:56
There have been significant reductions to police dog and horse units as a result of government spending cuts, figures obtained by BBC News reveal.

Smith CPS files 'must be revealed'

Mon, 2014-06-09 04:50
The Crown Prosecution Service is told it must reveal details about its decision not to prosecute the late Cyril Smith for alleged offences against children.

Schools hit back at Ofsted criticism

Mon, 2014-06-09 04:48
A trust denounces the decision to put three schools in special measures, as Ofsted prepares to publish reports on the alleged "Trojan Horse" plot.

Computer convinces panel it is human

Mon, 2014-06-09 04:36
A computer program called Eugene Goostman, which simulates a 13-year-old Ukrainian boy, is said to have passed the Turing test at an event organised by the University of Reading.

VIDEO: Lib Dems 'haven't lost soul' - Clegg

Mon, 2014-06-09 04:34
Nick Clegg gas rallied the Liberal Democrat party for the general election fight by insisting coalition with the Conservatives has not robbed them of their "soul".

VIDEO: Eagle flies into living room

Mon, 2014-06-09 04:29
A woman was "quite shocked" when an eagle flew into her living room while she was watching the French Open tennis championship.

The cornucopia of anti-homeless sleeping design

Mon, 2014-06-09 04:27
A set of spikes to prevent rough sleeping has provoked outrage, but it's common.

AUDIO: Computer convinces users it is human

Mon, 2014-06-09 04:04
A computer has passed the Turing Test for the first time by convincing users it is human.

Pub attack death treated as murder

Mon, 2014-06-09 03:58
A murder investigation begins after a man receives fatal injuries at a pub in East Kilbride.

Soldiers died from 'overheating'

Mon, 2014-06-09 03:46
Three soldiers died from overheating during a training exercise on the Brecon Beacons in Powys, a pre-inquest hearing is told.

VIDEO: Highlights from the Tony Awards

Mon, 2014-06-09 03:35
Audra McDonald was the star of the night after receiving her sixth Tony Award for her role in Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill. Watch highlights from the ceremony.

Referendum campaigns mark milestone

Mon, 2014-06-09 03:34
Both sides in the Scottish independence debate mark the milestone of 100 days to go in the referendum campaign.

Son freed by police over killing

Mon, 2014-06-09 03:31
The son of a woman found dead at her County Londonderry home is released from police custody and is being detained under the Mental Health Act.

Queen's Club voting T&C's

Mon, 2014-06-09 03:19
Queen's Club voting T&C's

VIDEO: Bullock's Gravity suit goes on display

Mon, 2014-06-09 03:14
The suit worn by actress Sandra Bullock in Gravity has gone on display in Liverpool, as part of the International Festival for Business.

Can more jobs eliminate child poverty?

Mon, 2014-06-09 03:11
Can more jobs eliminate child poverty?

Stephen Lee admits cue sale fraud

Mon, 2014-06-09 03:08
Snooker player Stephen Lee is fined for selling his personal cue to a Facebook fan for £1,600 then failing to send it to him.

VIDEO: What's in store for new councillors?

Mon, 2014-06-09 03:08
A former councillor, and a newly-elected one, speak about why anyone wants to serve on a local authority.

Russia journalist's killers get life

Mon, 2014-06-09 03:01
Two men are given life sentences for the 2006 murder of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya, with three others getting long jail terms.
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