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VIDEO: Video clip of Paris shooting suspect

Thu, 2015-01-08 04:39
One of the main suspects in the shooting of 12 people at the office of satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo was jailed in 2008 and had long been known to police for militant Islamist activities.

Jailed brothel PC admits more crimes

Thu, 2015-01-08 04:24
A police officer jailed for running a brothel and laundering money admits three further offences.

Day in pictures: 8 January 2015

Thu, 2015-01-08 04:09
Images from around the world: 8 January

Ukraine blames Russia for German hack

Thu, 2015-01-08 03:56
Ukraine points the finger at Russia for German hack attack but do they have any evidence for the claims?

Petrol prices hit five year low

Thu, 2015-01-08 03:54
The price of unleaded petrol has fallen to its lowest level in five years, bringing cheer for motorists and businesses.

Armed police called to MP's office

Thu, 2015-01-08 03:46
Armed police are called to the office of the Swansea MP Sian James in the city.

Warning of bad weather extended

Thu, 2015-01-08 03:43
Winds gusting to up to 100mph and heavy rain are forecast for parts of Scotland from late Thursday night.

Green anger at Ofcom exclusion

Thu, 2015-01-08 03:39
The Green Party is 'deeply disappointed' at its exclusion from the broadcasting regulator's proposed list of major parties.

Bank keeps UK interest rates on hold

Thu, 2015-01-08 03:35
UK interest rates have been kept on hold for another month by the Bank of England at a record low of 0.5%.

Second assault on Nigerian town

Thu, 2015-01-08 03:35
Nigeria's militant Islamists carry out a second attack on the key north-eastern town of Baga, with many bodies littering its streets, an official tells the BBC.

Caption Challenge: Strings attached

Thu, 2015-01-08 03:32
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.

Cavern Club owner Ray McFall dies

Thu, 2015-01-08 03:20
Former Cavern Club owner Ray McFall, who helped launch the careers of The Beatles, dies.

Mexican police held over kidnapping

Thu, 2015-01-08 03:12
Thirteen police officers are being held in Mexico in connection with the kidnapping on 2 January of Veracruz journalist Moises Sanchez.

Punk band find stolen painting

Thu, 2015-01-08 03:03
Members of a punk band find a $250,000 artwork hours after it was stolen from a New Orleans gallery.

New Tesco stores in Scotland shelved

Thu, 2015-01-08 03:01
Supermarket giant Tesco confirms the cancellation of plans to build eight new stores in Scotland.

IS launches assault on Iraqi city

Thu, 2015-01-08 02:56
Islamic State militants have attacked Iraqi security forces in the central city of Samarra, killing two people and injuring 28 others, officials say.

Evans Oldham deal off amid 'threats'

Thu, 2015-01-08 02:56
Oldham Athletic decide against signing convicted rapist Ched Evans following "threats to staff and their families".

Gambling with their sporting lives?

Thu, 2015-01-08 02:53
With sportsmen three times more likely to gamble than the general population, why do so many risk so much on the 'betting buzz'?

Defoe to join Spurs for training

Thu, 2015-01-08 02:48
Toronto FC's former Spurs striker Jermain Defoe is to train with his former club during the MLS close season.

VIDEO: Streep on 'troubling' witch role

Thu, 2015-01-08 02:47
Meryl Streep: Into the Woods is a 'troubling and weird' mixture of fairy tales, with a much darker plot than a typical Disney film