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Missouri Cops Suspended Over Racial Outbursts

Missouri Cops Suspended Over Racial Outbursts

Two Missouri police officers who were involved in crowd control following the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager have bee…

Europe Puts Sat-Nav Satellites In Wrong Orbit

Europe Puts Sat-Nav Satellites In Wrong Orbit

Experts are investigating whether plans for a European navigation system to rival the US-developed GPS are in trouble after two sa…

Red Alert For Airlines Over Iceland Volcano

Red Alert For Airlines Over Iceland Volcano

A surge in seismic activity has caused Iceland to raise the aviation alert for its Bardarbunga volcano from orange to red.

Burglary Suspects Identified From Bus Ticket

Burglary Suspects Identified From Bus Ticket

Two burglary suspects have been identified after leaving a bus ticket at the scene of the crime.

Man Fakes His Own Kidnapping To Keep Partying

Man Fakes His Own Kidnapping To Keep Partying

Police carried out a major search for a man who told his girlfriend he had been kidnapped - but he was actually lying to stay out …

Rapper Tumbles Off Stage During Hit Song

Rapper Tumbles Off Stage During Hit Song

Australian rapper Iggy Azalea fell off the stage while performing one of her hit songs at an MTV Video Music Awards benefit concer…

John Lennon's Killer Denied Parole Again

John Lennon's Killer Denied Parole Again

The man who shot dead John Lennon has been denied parole for an eighth time.

Russia Aid Trucks 'Took Ukraine Military Goods'

Russia Aid Trucks 'Took Ukraine Military Goods'

A Ukrainian army spokesman has accused Russia of using aid trucks to take production equipment from two military plants.

Two Men Remanded After Tilbury Docks Death

Two Men Remanded After Tilbury Docks Death

Two lorry drivers have been remanded in custody after appearing in court in connection with the death of a migrant found in a ship…

'Massacre' Fears In Iraqi Town Spark UN Call

'Massacre' Fears In Iraqi Town Spark UN Call

There are fears of a "possible massacre" in Iraq amid a UN warning about the situation in a town besieged by militants.

Ukraine: US Sanctions Threat Over Russian Aid

Ukraine: US Sanctions Threat Over Russian Aid

The US has threatened Russia with more sanctions after accusing Moscow of violating Ukraine's sovereignty by sending an aid convoy…

Give Cannabis Drug To MS Patients, NHS Urged

Give Cannabis Drug To MS Patients, NHS Urged

Multiple sclerosis patients in many parts of England are urging health bosses to make a cannabis-based medication available on pre…

Woman Starts Wildfire For 'Bored' Firefighters

Woman Starts Wildfire For 'Bored' Firefighters

A woman started a wildfire that ended up costing almost $8m (£4.2m) to bring under control because her firefighter friends were b…

Hospitals Told To End 'Unfair' Parking Charges

Hospitals Told To End 'Unfair' Parking Charges

Hospitals have been told to give free or cheap parking to the relatives of chronically ill patients.

'Asbos For Extremists' To Tackle UK Jihadists

'Asbos For Extremists' To Tackle UK Jihadists

Home Secretary Theresa May is planning to bring in new laws to tackle the threat of British jihadists - including "anti-social beh…

Mass Brawl At Bolivia Campaign Launch

Mass Brawl At Bolivia Campaign Launch

A Bolivian presidential campaign launch ended in violence when rival football fans began fighting and hurling chairs at each other…

US 'Ready To Take Action Against IS In Syria'

US 'Ready To Take Action Against IS In Syria'

The US has said it will not be restricted by the Iraq-Syria border as it considers further action against Islamic State militants.

Mackay: 'No Excuse' For Offensive Texts

Mackay: 'No Excuse' For Offensive Texts

Former Cardiff manager Malky Mackay has apologised for sending a string of racist, sexist and homophobic text messages.

Chinese Top Gun 'Barrel Rolled' Over US Plane

Chinese Top Gun 'Barrel Rolled' Over US Plane

The US has lodged a formal protest with Beijing after a Chinese fighter jet conducted a barrel roll "very, very close" over an Ame…

Airstrikes Hit Gaza After Israeli Child Killed

Airstrikes Hit Gaza After Israeli Child Killed

Israel pounded Gaza with 30 airstrikes after vowing "Hamas will pay a heavy price" for the death of a four-year-old boy from rocke…

German 'Cannibal Cop' On Trial For Murder

German 'Cannibal Cop' On Trial For Murder

A German policeman has gone on trial accused of murdering a man he met on a cannibalism fetish website and making a gruesome porno…

Swiss Mosque Shooting Leaves One Dead

Swiss Mosque Shooting Leaves One Dead

One person has been found dead after a shooting in a mosque full of worshippers at Friday prayers, police have said.

Ice Bucket Challenge: Four Hurt In Failed Stunt

Ice Bucket Challenge: Four Hurt In Failed Stunt

Firefighters helping college students complete the ice bucket challenge were hurt when their truck's ladder got too close to a pow…

Fast And Furious Pirate Jailed For 33 Months

Fast And Furious Pirate Jailed For 33 Months

A computer programmer who filmed Fast & Furious 6 from the back of a cinema then uploaded it to the internet has been jailed for a…

Boy Arrested After Reading Festival 'Rape'

Boy Arrested After Reading Festival 'Rape'

A 14-year-old boy is one of two people arrested on suspicion of rape at Reading Festival.

Couple 'Planned To Keep Amish Girls As Slaves'

Couple 'Planned To Keep Amish Girls As Slaves'

A couple accused of kidnapping and sexually abusing two Amish sisters in upstate New York planned to turn them into slaves, offici…

Managers' Boss Under Fire In Mackay 'Banter' Row

Managers' Boss Under Fire In Mackay 'Banter' Row

Cardiff City have called for chief executive Richard Bevan to resign after the League Managers Association (LMA) defended Malky Ma…

Malaysia Mourns As MH17 Bodies Flown Home

Malaysia Mourns As MH17 Bodies Flown Home

Malaysia has observed a day of mourning as the bodies of MH17 plane crash victims arrived home to the country.

Jellyfish-Like Creatures Invade US West Coast

Jellyfish-Like Creatures Invade US West Coast

Billions of blue jellyfish-like creatures have washed up along the North American West coast, from southern California to British …

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