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Israel's Aerial Assault On Gaza Continues

Israel's Aerial Assault On Gaza Continues

Israel continued its aerial bombardment of the Gaza Strip overnight as the death toll from the 15-day conflict passed 560 people, …

Russia Faces 'Hard-Hitting' Sanctions Over MH17

Russia Faces 'Hard-Hitting' Sanctions Over MH17

European Union foreign ministers are gathering in Brussels to discuss imposing further sanctions on Russia in the wake of the down…

Offenders 'Escape Justice' With Police Cautions

Offenders 'Escape Justice' With Police Cautions

Offenders including thieves, arsonists and drug traffickers are "escaping the justice system" in London by being issued with cauti…

MH17 Crash: Rebels Hand Over Black Boxes

MH17 Crash: Rebels Hand Over Black Boxes

Rebel leaders in eastern Ukraine have handed over the black boxes from flight MH17 to Malaysian experts.

'Girl Summit' Aims To End Child Marriage

'Girl Summit' Aims To End Child Marriage

The first ever "Girl Summit" is being held in the UK, aimed at increasing efforts to end female genital mutilation (FGM) and child…

Ferry Sinking: Fugitive Billionaire Found Dead

Ferry Sinking: Fugitive Billionaire Found Dead

Police have discovered the body of a fugitive billionaire who had been wanted in connection with a ferry disaster in South Korea.

Warning Over Budget Cuts For Police Forces

Warning Over Budget Cuts For Police Forces

Police forces across England and Wales will struggle to deal with major crimes if further budget cuts take place over the next fou…

Miliband And Obama In 'Warm And Friendly' Talks

Miliband And Obama In 'Warm And Friendly' Talks

Ed Miliband has had what has been described as a "very warm and friendly" meeting with US President Barack Obama at the White Hous…

One Is One: Prince George's First Birthday

One Is One: Prince George's First Birthday

William and Kate have released two new family photographs to mark Prince George's first birthday.

Boston Bombing Suspect's Friend Found Guilty

Boston Bombing Suspect's Friend Found Guilty

A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been found guilty of impeding the investigation into the…

OAP Dies After Being Bitten By Police Dog

OAP Dies After Being Bitten By Police Dog

A 73-year-old woman has died after being bitten by a police dog searching for a suspect at her Middlesbrough home.

MH17 Bodies Leave In Train On Way To Holland

MH17 Bodies Leave In Train On Way To Holland

A train carrying the bodies of passengers killed when a Malaysian airliner was shot down has left the station in Ukraine where it …

McDonald's And KFC Probe 'Rotten Meat' Supplier

McDonald's And KFC Probe 'Rotten Meat' Supplier

McDonald's, KFC and Pizza Hut in China say they have suspended orders from a supplier amid claims it sold them out-of-date beef an…

Skipper Steven Gerrard Retires From England

Skipper Steven Gerrard Retires From England

England captain Steven Gerrard has retired from international football.

Rebels 'Call The Shots' At MH17 Crash Site

Rebels 'Call The Shots' At MH17 Crash Site

The tense region of Ukraine that contains the charred crash site of flight MH17 is crawling with pro-Russian separatists, Sky's Mi…

UN Demands Full Access To Plane Crash Site

UN Demands Full Access To Plane Crash Site

The UN Security Council has adopted a resolution condemning the downing of flight MH17 and demanding armed groups allow safe, full…

'Fake Sheikh' Suspended As Tulisa Trial Collapses

'Fake Sheikh' Suspended As Tulisa Trial Collapses

An undercover reporter dubbed the "fake sheikh" has been "suspended pending an immediate internal investigation" following the col…

Tom Daley In Emergency Landing In Russia

Tom Daley In Emergency Landing In Russia

Diver Tom Daley has tweeted about the "scary" emergency landing a plane he was travelling on had to make in Russia.

Man Held After Fellow Climber Falls To His Death

Man Held After Fellow Climber Falls To His Death

A man has been arrested after a fellow climber plunged to his death from a coastal cliff.

US Military Planned Spying Base On The Moon

US Military Planned Spying Base On The Moon

The United States military once made plans to build a surveillance station on the Moon, newly declassified documents reveal.

Hoffman Did Not Want 'Trust Fund' Kids

Hoffman Did Not Want 'Trust Fund' Kids

Philip Seymour Hoffman did not want his three children to be "trust fund" kids and rejected his accountant's suggestion he set asi…

Hijackers Drag Boy Trapped In Seatbelt To Death

Hijackers Drag Boy Trapped In Seatbelt To Death

A four-year-old boy has been dragged to his death behind a hijacked car in South Africa after his foot got stuck in a seatbelt.

Nurse Guilty Of Plotting To Kill And Eat Girl

Nurse Guilty Of Plotting To Kill And Eat Girl

A nurse has been found guilty of planning to kill and eat a 14-year-old girl to satisfy his cannibalism fetish.

Blaze At Meth Lab Leaves Scores Homeless

Blaze At Meth Lab Leaves Scores Homeless

About 75 residents of an apartment complex in have been displaced after a meth lab exploded at the weekend.

Scotland Currency Union? 'It's A Dead Parrot'

Scotland Currency Union? 'It's A Dead Parrot'

The idea Scotland would be able to hold on to the pound in the event of independence is a "dead parrot", MPs have warned.

'Growing' Sinkhole Swallows Florida Street

'Growing' Sinkhole Swallows Florida Street

A huge sinkhole in a street in Florida is still growing, according to local residents.

Three Dead As Multi-Vehicle Crash Closes A1

Three Dead As Multi-Vehicle Crash Closes A1

Three people have been killed in a crash involving several vehicles on the A1.

India 'School Rape': Skating Instructor Arrested

India 'School Rape': Skating Instructor Arrested

A roller-skating instructor is due in court later accused of raping a six-year-old girl at a school in India.

Tesco Chief Philip Clarke To Step Down

Tesco Chief Philip Clarke To Step Down

Tesco's chief executive Philip Clarke is to quit after a string of poor results for the supermarket giant.

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