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Best man stole from bomb survivor

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 05:23
The best man of a soldier wounded in Afghanistan has been jailed for stealing from his friend weeks before his wedding day.
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Jagger pays tribute at Scott funeral

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 05:19
Family and friends of fashion designer L'Wren Scott attend a private funeral in Los Angeles, with partner Sir Mick Jagger leading the tributes.
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Letter revealed secret police tapes

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 05:17
A witness in a crime investigation, journalists and police officers themselves were among the people whose telephone calls were secretly recorded at Irish police stations, it is reported.
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Facebook buys the future

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 05:07
Zuckerberg’s latest purchase ruffles virtual feathers
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Pony contraceptive scheme at risk

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 05:06
The first trial of its kind in the UK to use contraception on hill ponies is at risk of failing, a charity says.
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Overhaul of emergency NHS targets

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 04:58
A major overhaul of the way ambulance service and A&E department performance in Wales is monitored and measured will be trialled next month.
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Living materials could grow products

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 04:42
Bacterial biofilms with "smart" properties could be the basis of greener manufacturing, scientists say.
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Man charged with hotel stab murder

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 04:31
A man is charged with the murder of Amandeep Kaur Hothi who was found dead at Wolverhampton's Britannia Hotel on 6 March.
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Is water fluoridation the next big thing?

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 04:28
Is water fluoridation the next big thing?
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Cumberbatch to play Hamlet on stage

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 04:18
Sherlock and Star Trek actor Benedict Cumberbatch is to play Hamlet on stage at the Barbican in London next year.
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'More women' on UK company boards

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 04:01
A "culture change" has taken place at top UK companies, with more women getting boardroom positions, a report says.
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Nick Clegg v Nigel Farage

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 03:54
How they measure up ahead of EU debate
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Ofsted finds child-neglect failings

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 03:36
The extent of child neglect is not fully understood by the authorities charged with its prevention, according to a report by Ofsted.
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BP refinery leaks oil into US lake

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 03:15
BP's biggest refinery in the US spills crude oil into Lake Michigan after a malfunction but regulators say the leak has been contained.
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'Pedestrian. Predictable. Man Utd were a mess'

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 03:01
A tactically bankrupt David Moyes cannot afford many more nights like that as Manchester United manager, says Phil McNulty
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Rival firm for £25bn Severn Barrage

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 02:56
The chief executive of a firm wanting to build a £25bn barrage in the Severn Estuary has quit to set up a rival company, BBC Wales learns.
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England must blunt Malinga - Agnew

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 02:29
England must deal with Lasith Malinga and beat Sri Lanka to get their World T20 campaign back on track, says Jonathan Agnew
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PSNI rehiring 'not value for money'

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 02:21
The PSNI failed to demonstrate that rehiring hundreds of retired RUC officers on temporary contracts was value for money, says the assembly's spending watchdog.
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Pill promiscuity fear and police shredding - papers

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 02:05
Some papers focus on the relaxation of guidance on the sale of the morning-after pill, while others report the Met Police chief's comments on the shredding of documents.
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VIDEO: N Korea fires mid-range missiles

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 01:08
North Korea has test-fired what appear to be two medium-range ballistic missiles.
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