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Two men die following a farm accident at Crossroads, Killygordon, County Donegal, in the Republic of Ireland.
Dan Braid scores the only try of the game as Sale beat Harlequins in the Premiership for the first time since 2010.
Wave power technology firm Pelamis is calling in administrators after failing to secure development funding.
President Barack Obama's use of executive powers to give more than four million undocumented migrants work permits "damages the presidency" says a Republican leader.
Iran's foreign minister says he has heard "no new ideas" as talks with world powers on Tehran's nuclear programme stretch into the evening.
US Vice-President Joe Biden, on a visit to Kiev, warns Russia of "greater isolation" as Ukraine marks a year since the start of its revolution.
As Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg prepare for one final battle, Andrew Benson finds out how each driver may be feeling.
Eight people have been injured by a stray firework that fell in to the crowd during a display to switch on the Christmas lights in Salisbury.
Ed Miliband says a Labour MP who quit her role after tweeting a picture of a house with three England flags and a white van parked outside "conveyed a sense of disrespect".
Pupils at six east London schools are "vulnerable to extremist influences and radicalisation", Ofsted's Sir Michael Wilshaw says after snap inspections.
A man who was stabbed 40 times by serial killer Joanna Dennehy dies.
Two men die and at least six other people are injured as part of a balcony collapses in west London.
Lewis Hamilton says his "spectacular" Mercedes is the best F1 car he has driven as he builds up to the title-deciding Abu Dhabi GP.
A man from Wigan is jailed for raping an 11-year-old boy in the toilets at Manchester Arndale shopping centre.
A bill which aims to curb the role of the private sector in the NHS has cleared its first hurdle in the House of Commons.
Sheffield United co-chairman Jim Phipps is "angry" they have had to deny convicted rapist Ched Evans the chance to train.
UK troops take part in the largest British armoured exercise in Europe since 2008.
Residents of part of New York State who are battling "historic" levels of snow fear flooding as the heavy snowfall begins to melt.
Nigel Farage says UKIP can become a major force at next year's general election after its victory in the Rochester and Strood by-election.
Two retired Chilean colonels - Ramon Caceres and Edgar Cevallos - are jailed for torturing the father of President Michelle Bachelet in 1973.