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AUDIO: Vicar marries in same-sex wedding

Thu, 2014-07-10 08:41
Rev Andrew Cain has defied Church of England rules banning its clergy from marrying same-sex partners.

Student post mortem inconclusive

Thu, 2014-07-10 08:40
Initial tests carried out on a Northern Ireland man found dead in England have proved inconclusive.

Man charged over Texas family deaths

Thu, 2014-07-10 08:34
A man accused of allegedly shooting dead six people, including four children, near Houston has been charged with multiple counts of murder.

Greipel wins Tour de France stage six

Thu, 2014-07-10 08:33
Andre Greipel wins stage six of the Tour de France 2014, ahead of Alexander Kristoff and Samuel Dumoulin.

CAR 'killers' named and shamed

Thu, 2014-07-10 08:30
Amnesty International identifies those it believes are responsible for atrocities committed in the Central African Republic over the last two years.

Appraisal target: Keep UK together

Thu, 2014-07-10 08:26
Britain's top civil servants have had their annual appraisals published - revealing some challenging objectives.

Teachers stage day of strike action

Thu, 2014-07-10 08:22
More than a fifth of England's schools were closed on Thursday during a strike by the National Union of Teachers, according to government figures.

Strong British showing at Emmys

Thu, 2014-07-10 08:05
A host of British stars including Sherlock's Martin Freeman and Benedict Cumberbatch are nominated at this year's Primetime Emmy awards.

Markets hit by Portuguese bank fears

Thu, 2014-07-10 08:04
Stock markets in Europe and the US fall sharply over concerns about the health of one of Portugal's biggest banks.

Germany expels US spy row official

Thu, 2014-07-10 07:55
The German government has ordered that a CIA official be thrown out of the country in response to two cases of alleged spying by the US.

Clippers owner defiant in court

Thu, 2014-07-10 07:54
Donald Sterling, owner of the LA Clippers basketball team, says he will never sell the team as the ownership battle with his wife intensifies.

Egyptian statue plans 'catastrophic'

Thu, 2014-07-10 07:53
Comic book writer Alan Moore says a council's plans to sell a 4,000-year-old Egyptian statue valued at about £6m "could only be catastrophic".

North Sea oil revenue 'to fall'

Thu, 2014-07-10 07:45
The OBR predicts dwindling revenue from North Sea oil will increase the pressure on government finances over the coming decades, but the Scottish government dismisses the figures as "nonsense".

Nasri signs five-year Man City deal

Thu, 2014-07-10 07:41
French midfielder Samir Nasri signs a five-year deal to extend his stay with Premier League champions Manchester City.

The boy who smiled for Brazil

Thu, 2014-07-10 07:41
A smile from the Brazilian boy whose tears moved the world

Dana 'knew of sex abuse claims'

Thu, 2014-07-10 07:40
Eurovision song contest winner Dana had "known all along" about child sex abuse allegations against her brother, John Brown, a court hears.

The real reason why Brazil 2014 has been so open

Thu, 2014-07-10 07:19
Major tournaments always throw up a tactical innovation and this one has been no different, explains Phil Neville.

Emergency data laws to be rushed in

Thu, 2014-07-10 07:15
Emergency powers to ensure police can continue to access phone and internet records are being rushed through Parliament.

VIDEO: Rescuers free beached whale

Thu, 2014-07-10 07:01
Rescuers have managed to free a young whale stranded for two days on a beach in Queensland, Australia.

Fifa rejects Suarez bite ban appeal

Thu, 2014-07-10 07:01
Fifa rejects Luis Suarez's appeal against his four-month ban for biting Italy's Giorgio Chiellini at the World Cup.
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