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A man, who killed five people in 1978, has admitted possessing firearms and making an improvised explosive device.
Reports that UK jihadists were involved in a prisoner swap between Islamic State (IS) and Turkey are 'credible', Whitehall officials have told the BBC.
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Marc Cieslak reviews the new video game Alien: Isolation to be released on 7 October.
The Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine has been awarded to three scientists who discovered the brain's "GPS system".
Two people have been killed in a fire and explosion at a military facility near the Iranian capital Tehran, reports say.
Protesters numbers reduced over the weekend