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US 'Taser error' man turns himself in

Tue, 2015-04-14 08:33
A white police officer is charged with manslaughter after shooting a black man when apparently mistaking his gun for his Taser.

Mother guilty of killing newborn baby

Tue, 2015-04-14 08:20
A mother who hid the body of her newborn daughter in a suitcase is found guilty of her manslaughter.

VIDEO: More manifestos on campaign day 16

Tue, 2015-04-14 08:20
Both the Conservatives and the Greens launched their manifestos on day 16 of the election campaign.

Selby 'felt pressure' after triumph

Tue, 2015-04-14 07:56
Defending champion Mark Selby says it took months for him to come to terms with winning his first World Championship.

VIDEO: Shots fired during ceasefire visit

Tue, 2015-04-14 07:48
The BBC's Tom Burridge describes the scene as a fellow reporter is shot during a mission to monitor the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine.

RAF jets intercept Russian aircraft

Tue, 2015-04-14 07:34
RAF Typhoons were launched to intercept two Russian aircraft near UK airspace, the Ministry of Defence says.

Tykes bowlers star as Worcs crushed

Tue, 2015-04-14 07:32
Worcestershire are bowled out for just 100 in their second innings as Yorkshire win by 10 wickets inside three days.

Woman wounded in armadillo shooting

Tue, 2015-04-14 07:31
Authorities in the US state of Georgia say a woman was accidentally shot by her son-in-law as he was trying to kill an armadillo with a handgun.

Soul singer Percy Sledge dies aged 73

Tue, 2015-04-14 07:30
US soul singer Percy Sledge, famed for his song When a Man Loves a Woman, has died aged 73, his agent says.

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