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UDA murder plot accused in court

4 hours 19 min ago
Four men appear in court charged with attempting to murder two former leaders of the loyalist Ulster Defence Association.

First US strike under new IS plan

4 hours 23 min ago
The US carries out an air strike in support of Iraqi troops under attack by Islamic State, the military says, the first under an expanded mission.

CCTV released in Thai murder hunt

4 hours 28 min ago
The families of two murdered Britons in Thailand pay tribute as police hunting for suspects release CCTV images.

VIDEO: S Yorks PCC Shaun Wright quits

4 hours 32 min ago
South Yorkshire's Police and Crime Commissioner Shaun Wright has resigned over the Rotherham child abuse scandal.

Ukraine rebels to get self-rule

4 hours 33 min ago
Ukrainian MPs adopt a law granting special status to rebel-controlled regions in the east and an amnesty for rebel fighters.

Tardy ex-minister chased off plane

4 hours 34 min ago
Irate passengers prevent a senior Pakistani politician from boarding a flight, after they were kept on board for two hours until he arrived.

VIDEO: 'Number of suspects' in Thai deaths

4 hours 35 min ago
Police investigating the deaths of two Britons in Thailand say they are focussing on the Burmese migrant community, reports Jonathan Head on Koh Tao.

Sinn Féin move 'motivated by arrest'

4 hours 36 min ago
Promotion prospects are limited for any police officer who signs an arrest warrant for a Sinn Fein member, a Policing Board member claims.

PCC resigns over child abuse scandal

4 hours 39 min ago
South Yorkshire's Police and Crime Commissioner Shaun Wright resigns over the Rotherham child abuse scandal.

Passport service 'almost collapsed'

4 hours 42 min ago
A Welsh MP says the Passport Office saw 'chaos on an unparalleled scale' at the height of the processing backlog.

Campaigns seize on Scotland pledge

4 hours 42 min ago
Both sides in the Scottish independence referendum debate seize on a pledge by the three main Westminster parties to devolve more powers.

Four found guilty of rapper murder

4 hours 45 min ago
Four men from Bedford have been found guilty of murdering a 19-year-old rapper in a fight sparked by a music video.

Russia 'must boost Crimea forces'

4 hours 46 min ago
Russia needs to boost forces in Crimea because of the Ukraine crisis and a foreign military build-up, Russia's Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu says.

Halfpenny's Toulon deal in jeopardy

4 hours 57 min ago
Toulon president Mourad Boudjellal is not ruling out terminating Leigh Halfpenny's contract over injury worries.

Man 'forced to work without pay'

4 hours 59 min ago
A father and son forced a vulnerable man to work 15-hour-days unpaid at their farm every day for 13 years, a court hears.

Death sentence for Nigeria mutineers

4 hours 59 min ago
Twelve Nigerian soldiers are sentenced to death for mutiny after shots were fired at their commanding officer in the city of Maiduguri in May.

UN calls for $1bn to fight Ebola

5 hours 1 min ago
The UN says it needs $1bn to fight the West Africa Ebola outbreak, described as "unparalleled in modern times".

AUDIO: Violin or guitar: Which is easier?

5 hours 2 min ago
Following comments on Today that the violin is more "difficult" than the guitar, two musicians have spoken out in defence of their instruments

Actor Steve McFadden accepts damages

5 hours 2 min ago
Actor Steve McFadden has accepted "substantial damages" from the News of the World's publishers and the Metropolitan Police, a judge is told.

Sighting of missing girl's rucksack

5 hours 14 min ago
Police investigating the disappearance of schoolgirl Alice Gross say there has been a new sighting of her rucksack.