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High street shoppers' numbers drop

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 04:39
The number of people shopping on high streets in Wales drops 2.6%, according to figures from the British Retail Consortium (BRC).

Fraud woman 'invented' six children

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 04:39
A woman who claimed money for six made-up children and helped others in Merseyside make fraudulent benefit claims, is jailed.

Gove ally attacks 'bumbling' Cameron

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 04:38
David Cameron "bumbles from one shambles to another" and Number 10 is "out of touch", says a former adviser to Education Secretary Michael Gove.

VIDEO: Dozens massacred in Kenya attack

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 04:38
At least 48 people have died after unidentified gunmen attacked hotels and a police station in a Kenyan coastal town

The suffering civilians of west Aleppo

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 04:35
Orphans and filthy water - the plight of western Aleppo

Sharper satellite images now allowed

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 04:26
Sites like Google and Bing Maps will now be able to use higher-quality satellite images, thanks to US restrictions being lifted.

Formula One Great Michael Schumacher Comes Out Of Coma

NPR News - Mon, 2014-06-16 04:19

The racing legend left a French hospital for a facility in Switzerland where he will continue his rehabilitation. A skiing accident in December left Schumacher in a coma.

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Target MPs over pay - nurse leader

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 04:16
Nurses should target MPs in marginal seats to turn up the pressure over pay, the Royal College of Nursing says at its annual conference.

AUDIO: Widower spends £1k on ad for new wife

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 04:12
A recently widowed man has spent almost £1000 on a newspaper advertisement for a new wife.

Pakistan jets pound tribal valleys

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 04:10
Pakistani fighter jets are reported to have carried out fresh air strikes against militants based in a thickly forested valley in Pakistan's north-west tribal areas.

Seven-year-old dies after cliff fall

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 04:09
A seven-year-old boy dies after being found at the bottom of cliffs in Ballycastle.

VIDEO: Stars turn out for Samuel L Jackson

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 04:09
Colin Firth, Simon Pegg and David Walliams are some of the stars supporting Samuel L Jackson's charity ball

Child neglect couple are jailed

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 04:03
A couple jailed for neglecting five of their children are branded "inadequate, stupid, stubborn and reckless" by a judge.

VIDEO: Orphan, and head of family, aged 10

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 03:57
The BBC's Jeremy Bowen is the first western journalist to enter the government-held part of Aleppo by road from Damascus. He meets those left behind.

Man charged with murdering partner

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 03:54
A 41-year-old man appears in court charged with the murder of his partner at her home in Ballymena, County Antrim.

Open confirmed for Royal Portrush

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 03:50
The Royal Portrush course is confirmed as the venue for the world's biggest golf tournament, the Open Championship, possibly in 2019.

In Escalation, Russia Cuts Gas Supplies To Ukraine

NPR News - Mon, 2014-06-16 03:37

Russia announced the move after the two sides failed to come to an agreement over the price of natural gas.

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VIDEO: McCanns' anger at libel trial delay

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 03:33
The trial has been postponed of a former Portuguese police chief accused of libel over comments he made about the disappearance of Madeleine McCann.

AUDIO: Fan wins 'death' in Game of Thrones

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 03:30
A Facebook employee has won the right to appear and die in a sequel to Game of Thrones.

AUDIO: Dentists promise fillings without drills

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 03:14
Nigel Pitts talks to Evan Davis about a new dental treatment that may eliminate the need for fillings.
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