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US 'mountain man' jailed in Utah

Tue, 2014-06-10 01:00
A survivalist known as the "mountain man" who evaded police in the US state of Utah for six years has been jailed for more than a decade.

VIDEO: Lineker tips Messi for Golden Boot

Tue, 2014-06-10 00:42
Match of the Day presenter Gary Lineker thinks Argentina's Lionel Messi is the player most likely to top score at this summer's World Cup

S African MPs 'catering making us fat'

Tue, 2014-06-10 00:35
Politicians blame greasy cafe for bulging waistlines.

Pakistan strikes 'kill 15 militants'

Tue, 2014-06-10 00:29
The Pakistani military says it has killed at least 15 militants in air strikes in the north-west, after the Taliban launched a deadly raid on Karachi airport.

The hidden army of carers

Tue, 2014-06-10 00:13
The hidden workforce that keeps health and care services afloat

VIDEO: E3: 'A tidal wave of exclusives'

Tue, 2014-06-10 00:04
As the dust settles on E3's press day, the BBC's North America Technology correspondent picks out his video games news highlights.

Midnight march over sex attacks

Mon, 2014-06-09 23:05
Thousands of people take part in a midnight march in the south side of Glasgow after a series of rapes and sex attacks in the city.

Abbey Rembrandt verified as genuine

Mon, 2014-06-09 23:04
A painting gifted to the National Trust is verified as a genuine Rembrandt estimated to be worth £30m.

Can Messi or Ronaldo join the immortals?

Mon, 2014-06-09 23:03
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are global icons but must dominate a World Cup to rival all-time greats, says Tom Fordyce.

Home care agency shut over failings

Mon, 2014-06-09 22:59
A home-care agency is closed down by its owners after it is found not to be delivering safe and effective care.

Study warns of future Scots poverty

Mon, 2014-06-09 22:50
One in seven working-age adults and children in Scotland could still be living in poverty by the mid-2020s, according to new research.

Five year high for Samaritans calls

Mon, 2014-06-09 22:33
Money worries are blamed as a key cause of suicidal feelings as the Samaritans in Wales report their highest number of calls for five years.

VIDEO: Demand for data on primate pets

Mon, 2014-06-09 22:33
MPs are calling for urgent government action to determine how many primates are being kept as pets across the UK.

EU leaders spar over top Europe job

Mon, 2014-06-09 22:15
Swedish, German, Dutch and UK leaders meet at a mini summit, amid controversy over Jean-Claude Juncker's bid to head the European Commission.

E3: Games expo press day photostream

Mon, 2014-06-09 22:12
Striking photos from press day at the games expo

Apology for cancer diagnosis delay

Mon, 2014-06-09 21:58
A hospital apologises over a cancer patient who suffered "unnecessarily" because of delays in diagnosing his condition.

'Winning the US Open was a 14-month blur'

Mon, 2014-06-09 21:56
Graeme McDowell on winning the 2010 US Open, this year's tournament at Pinehurst and sending the trophy back in the post.

Lejla's story: Mum would strangle me

Mon, 2014-06-09 21:40
One girl explains how her mother being raped affected her life

'Fostering Britishness' and RIP Rik - the papers

Mon, 2014-06-09 21:37
Two stories dominate Tuesday's front pages: the findings of the probe into the "Trojan Horse" schools, and the sudden death of comic Rik Mayall.

Sony gets new Uncharted and Sack Boy

Mon, 2014-06-09 21:08
Sony unveils exclusive games and the price of a new budget console, but critics are divided over whether it had a better E3 show than Microsoft.
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