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VIDEO: 'Doctors missed my cancer 19 times'

Mon, 2014-07-07 02:14
A terminal cancer patient says the NHS failed to diagnose the disease despite 19 doctor and hospital visits.

AUDIO: MPs 'did not take PIE seriously'

Mon, 2014-07-07 02:02
Sir Peter Bottomley dismisses the idea that the Paedophile Information Exchange in the 1980s would have been able to cover-up child sex abuse.

Call for half a million new homes

Mon, 2014-07-07 02:01
Local authorities across England and Wales are calling for plans to build half a million new homes before the end of the decade.

Was Edward the Black Prince really a nasty piece of work?

Mon, 2014-07-07 01:59
Was this prince really a nasty piece of work?

Israeli strikes kill Gaza militants

Mon, 2014-07-07 01:59
Nine Palestinian militants are killed in Israeli air strikes on Gaza after rockets are fired at Israel, amid tensions over a Palestinian teenager's murder.

Family explore missing man sighting

Mon, 2014-07-07 01:51
The family of pensioner missing on holiday in Greece are investigating a possible sighting of him from a day after he was due home.

A big week of statistical rows

Mon, 2014-07-07 01:40
Politicians have a big week for disagreeing about numbers.

Australia admits returning migrants

Mon, 2014-07-07 01:28
Australia acknowledges it returned 41 asylum seekers to the Sri Lankan authorities at sea, raising concerns that it violated international law.

Aberdeen Isis man 'willing to die'

Mon, 2014-07-07 01:09
The Aberdeen man who appeared in a recruitment video for the Islamic militant group Isis says he is prepared to die for what he believes.

Regions to get £6bn funding boost

Mon, 2014-07-07 01:05
The government announces £6bn of funding for local governments designed to boost local economies.

Inquest for polar bear death boy

Mon, 2014-07-07 00:58
The family of a boy who was killed by a polar bear in Norway say they hope "the truth will be established" at an inquest into his death.

Flower coaching at local club

Mon, 2014-07-07 00:48
Andy Flower is coaching his local club - less than six months after resigning as England team director.

German industrial production falls

Mon, 2014-07-07 00:48
German industrial production sees its biggest drop in two years in May, weighed down by sharp falls in the construction and manufacturing sectors.

VIDEO: Coins found in cave after 2,000 years

Mon, 2014-07-07 00:46
A precious hoard of Roman and Late Iron Age coins has been discovered in a cave where it has lain undisturbed for more than 2,000 years.

Ukraine 'retakes two more cities'

Mon, 2014-07-07 00:43
Ukraine's government says it has retaken two more cities from pro-Russian rebels as crowds rally in the regional capital Donetsk to support the separatists.

Cambridge Spies 'hopeless drunks'

Mon, 2014-07-07 00:34
Members of the Cambridge Five spy ring in the 1940s and 50s were seen by their Soviet handlers as hopeless drunks, newly-released files suggest.

AUDIO: Isis 'are terrified of us'

Mon, 2014-07-07 00:32
The BBC's Jeremy Bowen meets members of the Shia militia group League of the Righteous in Iraq, including its spiritual leader.

Dolly Parton vow to adopt Glasto dog

Mon, 2014-07-07 00:28
Country singer Dolly Parton promises that she will adopt Dolly the dog, abandoned at Glastonbury, if the owner is not found.

Metro worker dies in ladder plunge

Sun, 2014-07-06 23:39
A Metro worker dies falling from a ladder at the Tyneside headquarters.

Vietnam helicopter crash kills 16

Sun, 2014-07-06 23:32
A military helicopter has crashed close to the Vietnamese capital of Hanoi, killing 16 people and injuring five others, officials say.
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