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No-one wanted first penalty - Van Gaal

Thu, 2014-07-10 00:38
Louis van Gaal says two Netherlands players refused to take the first penalty in their World Cup semi-final shootout defeat.

Whisky boss: 'I've not been bullied'

Thu, 2014-07-10 00:27
The current chief executive of the Scotch Whisky Association says no-one has attempted to bully him during the referendum campaign.

Six killed in US house shooting

Thu, 2014-07-10 00:26
A gunman suspected of shooting dead six people in the US, including four of his own children, surrenders to police near Houston.

Lloris signs new five-year Spurs deal

Thu, 2014-07-10 00:08
Tottenham's France international goalkeeper Hugo Lloris signs a five-year contract extension with the Premier League club.

England name women's World Cup squad

Thu, 2014-07-10 00:04
Richmond flanker Alex Matthews is included in a 26-strong England squad for the Women's Rugby World Cup in France next month.

The NHS budget: Five things we've learned

Wed, 2014-07-09 23:55
How new report lifts the lid on NHS finances

Emergency data law to be rushed in

Wed, 2014-07-09 23:44
Emergency legislation will be brought in next week to force phone and internet companies to log records of customer calls, texts and internet use.

Crash burns victim returns to skiing

Wed, 2014-07-09 23:33
A 20-year-old Wrexham woman who suffered 96% burns to her body returns to the ski slope as part of her recovery work.

Burberry warns of exchange rate hit

Wed, 2014-07-09 23:31
Burberry, the UK luxury fashion brand, announces a strong rise in sales but warns that profits could be hit by unfavourable exchange rates.

VIDEO: Cave transformed into giant trampoline

Wed, 2014-07-09 23:17
The world's largest underground trampoline has been unveiled in a cave in Blaenau Ffestiniog, North Wales.

VIDEO: Explorer emerges after living underwater

Wed, 2014-07-09 23:14
Ocean explorer Fabien Cousteau, grandson of Jacques Cousteau, has just resurfaced after spending 31 days living underwater.

Call to review surgery waiting times

Wed, 2014-07-09 23:10
A re-think is needed on the waiting time target for routine operations as 18 weeks is too long for some patients, the new leader of UK surgeons says.

Stately home to be rehab centre

Wed, 2014-07-09 23:09
A rehabilitation centre for injured soldiers at Headley Court in Surrey will move to a new site in the East Midlands.

VIDEO: World Cup 2014's best celebrations

Wed, 2014-07-09 23:05
BBC Sport looks back at some of the best goal celebrations of the 2014 World Cup.

VIDEO: Charity adverts run with jihad videos

Wed, 2014-07-09 22:37
Adverts for charities, government organisations and the BBC are running on video sharing websites before some jihadi videos, Newsnight finds.

'Keep youngsters on job track' call

Wed, 2014-07-09 22:22
Young people need to be kept on track in the search for jobs into their mid-twenties, a government auditor warns.

Civil servants stage 24-hour strike

Wed, 2014-07-09 21:41
Members of the Public and Commercial Services Union are staging a 24-hour strike in Scotland over pay cuts.

Gaza situation is 'on knife-edge'

Wed, 2014-07-09 21:27
The situation in Gaza "is on a knife-edge", UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon warns, urging Israel and Palestinian militants to end hostilities.

Calm urged for Indonesia vote count

Wed, 2014-07-09 21:24
Indonesia's outgoing president urges both election camps to keep supporters in check while counting takes place, after both claim victory.

PM's strike 'crackdown' - front pages

Wed, 2014-07-09 21:11
David Cameron's pledge to toughen the rules governing unions' strike ballots makes headlines, while tax avoidance remains on front pages.
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