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Huge cocaine haul found in furniture

Wed, 2014-11-26 09:33
Police discover one of the biggest amounts of cocaine ever found in Northern Ireland in a delivery of furniture.

'Fewer adults in higher education'

Wed, 2014-11-26 09:31
The number of adults in further education in England fell after they were required to borrow to pay for their courses, official data suggests.

Twins become fathers on same day

Wed, 2014-11-26 09:26
Twin brothers beat 'odds of 150,000/1' and become fathers of baby boys within hours of each other at the same hospital.

Gangster Frankie Fraser dies aged 90

Wed, 2014-11-26 09:21
The criminal and contemporary of the Kray twins, "Mad" Frankie Fraser, has died aged 90 in hospital, former associate Eddie Richardson confirms.

Learning the facts about learning

Wed, 2014-11-26 09:10
Government-commissioned research suggests many of the approaches to education we think work, are actually useless or even make matters worse.

Two men die 'snorting white heroin'

Wed, 2014-11-26 08:51
Two British men have died in Amsterdam after reportedly snorting a drug thought to have been white heroin.

Thailand's elections could be delayed until 2016

Wed, 2014-11-26 08:37
In an exclusive BBC interview, Thailand's Finance Minister Sommai Phasee says that democratic elections could be delayed for another 18 months.

Family 'crushed' by Ferguson ruling

Wed, 2014-11-26 08:30
The family of Michael Brown, the black teenager shot dead by a policeman, say they are "crushed" by the decision not to charge Darren Wilson.

Art school blaze caused by foam can

Wed, 2014-11-26 08:01
Fire service report says the Glasgow School of Art blaze was caused by gases from a foam canister coming into contact with a projector.

VIDEO: Cat meat off the menu in Switzerland?

Wed, 2014-11-26 07:50
An animal rights group in Switzerland has started a campaign to try to outlaw the eating of cats and dogs.

Sex assault charge for radio host

Wed, 2014-11-26 07:43
Former Canadian Broadcasting Corporation presenter Jian Ghomeshi has been arrested and charged with sexual assault, Toronto police say.

VIDEO: 'I found rare Shakespeare Folio'

Wed, 2014-11-26 07:41
Librarian and Medieval literature expert Rémy Cordonnier tells the BBC about the moment he discovered a rare and valuable William Shakespeare First Folio.

Legendary London lamb chop enters stratosphere

Wed, 2014-11-26 07:32
How legendary London Lamb chop went airborne

Care home owners charged over neglect

Wed, 2014-11-26 07:31
Care home owners and staff member charged with mistreating vulnerable adults, in Preston, Lancashire

Oil price falls ahead of Opec meeting

Wed, 2014-11-26 07:26
The price of oil has fallen as Opec oil producers prepare for their meeting on Thursday and data shows crude stocks rose last week.

Snow snarls up Thanksgiving getaway

Wed, 2014-11-26 07:22
Harsh weather along the US east coast has disrupted one of the busiest travel days ahead of the country's Thanksgiving holiday.

Britons jailed over Syria terror camp

Wed, 2014-11-26 07:15
Two brothers from east London become the first Britons to be jailed for terrorism training in Syria.

VIDEO: Public Accounts Committee

Wed, 2014-11-26 07:06
MPs take evidence on flood risk management.

Runner tells of relief at rescue

Wed, 2014-11-26 07:02
An activities instructor who went missing in the Cairngorms has spoken of his relief at being found after a five-hour search operation.

VIDEO: Unsafe Christmas toys seized at Dover

Wed, 2014-11-26 06:55
Thousands of dangerous and counterfeit goods have been prevented from entering the UK after they were seized by Kent County Council Trading Standards from a huge consignment entering Dover Docks.

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