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NFL concussion lawsuit approved

Mon, 2014-07-07 13:55
A federal judge approves a settlement that would see thousands of former US football players compensated by the National Football League for concussion-related injuries.

VIDEO: Syria UK doctor 'did not kill himself'

Mon, 2014-07-07 13:46
Two men, who were in prison with a British doctor in Syria, have spoken for the first time about his death and have cast doubt on the official Syrian explanation.

Civil service job document attacked

Mon, 2014-07-07 13:30
Cabinet Office minister Francis Maude has accused the civil service of drafting a job description for permanent secretaries without "constitutional propriety", BBC Newsnight learns.

Is racism getting worse in Australia?

Mon, 2014-07-07 13:08
Is racism getting better or worse in Australia?

Honduras suspends search for miners

Mon, 2014-07-07 12:52
Rescuers in Honduras suspend a search for eight men trapped in an informal gold mine in the south of the country following a landslide last week.

Cavendish angry over crash claim

Mon, 2014-07-07 12:49
Britain's Mark Cavendish considers legal action after Tour de France rider Alexander Kristoff claims he "crashed on purpose".

'Largest flying bird' identified

Mon, 2014-07-07 12:49
The fossilised remains of the largest flying bird ever found are identified by scientists.

'A life lived in the fast lane - in every respect'

Mon, 2014-07-07 12:46
Charley Hull enters the Women's British Open showing the drive to be a major winner - except on the road, writes Iain Carter.

Eurostar cancels Tunnel trains

Mon, 2014-07-07 12:45
Eurostar passengers face further cancellations on Tuesday after a train broke down in the Channel Tunnel.

Tour de France rides into London

Mon, 2014-07-07 12:37
Marcel Kittel wins the final English leg of the Tour de France as nearly 200 cyclists complete the 96-mile route from Cambridge through Essex and on to London.

VIDEO: Suburban peacocks ruffle feathers

Mon, 2014-07-07 12:21
Peacocks have been causing a flap in a suburb of Greater Manchester.

Game-playing dad shook baby to death

Mon, 2014-07-07 12:18
A father who had been playing on his PlayStation killed his five-week-old daughter after being frustrated by her screaming, a court hears.

Boy missing after reservoir alert

Mon, 2014-07-07 12:16
A 14-year-old boy is reported missing after getting into difficulty in the water at a reservoir on the outskirts of Edinburgh.

Eurotunnel power fault stops train

Mon, 2014-07-07 12:10
A Eurotunnel train stops in the Channel Tunnel because of a power fault, leaving hundreds of passengers needing to be evacuated from the train and causing lengthy delays.

Legend Di Stefano dies, aged 88

Mon, 2014-07-07 11:54
Real Madrid legend Alfredo Di Stefano has passed away at the age of 88 after suffering a heart attack on Saturday.

The two sides of enigma Hamilton - Coulthard

Mon, 2014-07-07 11:27
David Coulthard on how he went from fear to admiration for British Grand Prix winner Lewis Hamilton.

US diplomat expelled from Bahrain

Mon, 2014-07-07 11:26
A senior American diplomat, Tom Malinowski, is ordered to leave Bahrain after meeting a leading Shia opposition group.

Anger over kidnapped man's treatment

Mon, 2014-07-07 11:20
The mother of a man who was kidnapped and then killed by Iraqi militants in 2007 claims the Foreign Office treated him like a second-class citizen.

VIDEO: Star Wars clues to Forest filming

Mon, 2014-07-07 11:09
There are rumours that scenes for the new Star Wars film are being shot in the Forest of Dean.

Ghani leads in early Afghan count

Mon, 2014-07-07 11:04
Ashraf Ghani wins 56% of votes cast in Afghanistan's presidential election, according to preliminary results.
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