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Waiting in dark for killers to come

47 min 23 sec ago
Hiding in the dark during Algerian gas plant attack

Council says 6,000 jobs to go

50 min 8 sec ago
A further 6,000 jobs will be cut at Birmingham City Council in the next four years, making the workforce about a third of the size it was in 2010.

Helicopter crashes into the sea

50 min 39 sec ago
A helicopter has crashed into the sea off the coast of East Yorkshire.

US advisers 'may join attacks on IS'

1 hour 4 min ago
Top US general Martin Dempsey says US military advisers could accompany Iraqi forces in attacks against Islamic State (IS) militants.

CCTV released in Thai murder hunt

1 hour 4 min ago
Police hunting for suspects of the murder of two Britons in Thailand release CCTV images as the victims' families pay tribute.

Rob Ford says he is 'pretty sick'

1 hour 9 min ago
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford tells a columnist he is feeling "pretty sick" in hospital as he undergoes testing for tumours in his abdomen and lungs.

Rio archbishop robbed for crucifix

1 hour 25 min ago
Armed robbers steal the archbishop of Rio de Janeiro's crucifix, even though one of the gang recognised him and apologised.

Thompson 'wept' over stage return

1 hour 31 min ago
Actress Emma Thompson says her recent stage comeback in Sweeney Todd brought her to tears and that it is a "dream come true" to bring the production to London.

Man 'forced to work without pay'

1 hour 31 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.

Judge overturns Uber ban in Germany

1 hour 37 min ago
A German judge has overturned a temporary injunction which banned Uber from operating one of its services in the country.

Labour to 'address under-funding'

1 hour 42 min ago
Labour will address "under-funding" of the Welsh government if it wins next year's general election, First Minister Carwyn Jones assures AMs.

Ukraine rebels to get self-rule

1 hour 45 min ago
Ukrainian MPs adopt a law granting special status to parts of eastern regions held by pro-Russian rebels and an amnesty for rebel fighters.

UN calls for $1bn to fight Ebola

1 hour 51 min ago
The UN says it needs $1bn to fight the West Africa Ebola outbreak, described as "unparalleled in modern times".

PCC resigns over child abuse scandal

1 hour 54 min ago
South Yorkshire's Police and Crime Commissioner Shaun Wright resigns over the Rotherham child abuse scandal.

Russia 'must boost Crimea forces'

1 hour 56 min ago
Russia needs to boost forces in Crimea because of the Ukraine crisis and a foreign military build-up, Russia's defence minister says.

Hazard set to sign new Chelsea deal

2 hours 4 min ago
Chelsea forward Eden Hazard could sign a new long-term contract within a month, manager Jose Mourinho reveals.

Was there a time British people couldn't buy olive oil?

2 hours 7 min ago
Was there a time when British people couldn't buy olive oil?

Turkey mulls anti-IS 'buffer zone'

2 hours 19 min ago
Turkey is developing plans for a buffer zone on its border with Iraq and Syria against Islamic State militants, leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan says.

UDA murder plot accused in court

2 hours 22 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

2 hours 25 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.

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