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G7 says Russia faces more sanctions

27 min 1 sec ago
The G7 group of economic powers warns President Putin of further sanctions after Russia called new US and EU penalties "destructive and short-sighted".

US bridge to get anti-suicide fence

27 min 25 sec ago
A major span between New York City and New Jersey will be getting safety fence designed to prevent suicides, after an increase in deaths this year.

England win last-gasp diving gold

38 min 11 sec ago
Alicia Blagg and Rebecca Gallantree win England's second gold medal on the opening day of diving at Glasgow 2014.

Ebola: Liberia shuts all schools

46 min 45 sec ago
Liberia's government announced it is closing down all schools across the country and deploying troops to stop the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.

Fire rips through Eastbourne Pier

50 min 36 sec ago
A huge blaze is ripping through Eastbourne Pier, leaving the structure an "absolute red, molten, mess of flame and smoke".

Everton complete £28m Lukaku signing

52 min 18 sec ago
Everton sign Belgian World Cup striker Romelu Lukaku from Chelsea for a club record fee of £28m.

Lessons to be learned over killings

56 min 20 sec ago
Lessons need to be learned from the case of a man who killed his wife and young son at their home near Porthmadog, an official review finds.

Tor attack may have unmasked users

1 hour 4 min ago
Users of the "dark net" service Tor who visited hidden websites may have had their identities revealed by a five-month long cyber-attack.

Rutherford wins Commonwealth gold

1 hour 6 min ago
England's Greg Rutherford adds Commonwealth gold to his Olympics long jump title as Jessica Taylor secures heptathlon bronze.

VIDEO: Star Wars comes to County Kerry

1 hour 21 min ago
Residents and tourists in Portmagee, County Kerry, are getting a taste of Hollywood as scenes for the new Star Wars film are shot on nearby island Skellig Michael.

Kylie to headline Games closing show

1 hour 23 min ago
Kylie Minogue will perform at the closing ceremony of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games, organisers confirm.

Anger mounts as Gaza toll rises

1 hour 28 min ago
The US and UN condemn the shelling of a UN school housing civilians in Gaza, as Palestinians say Israeli attacks kill more than 100 in the day.

Dozens trapped by Indian landslide

1 hour 37 min ago
At least 20 people are killed after a landslide buries more than 40 houses and leaves up to 200 people trapped in a village in western India.

Masked gang jailed for family attack

2 hours 5 min ago
A masked gang beat and stabbed an innocent family after targeting the wrong home in a scene from a horror film, a court hears.

Senators in campus sex assault push

2 hours 30 min ago
A cross-party group of US senators introduce a bill aimed at reducing sexual assault on university campuses.

NHS 'can deal with' UK Ebola threat

2 hours 35 min ago
The Ebola virus poses a threat to the UK but health services here have the experience to deal with it, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says.

US economic growth surges by 4%

2 hours 43 min ago
The US economy grew by 4% in the second quarter, according to a preliminary reading by the US Department of Commerce, beating expectations.

Six dead in Nigeria college blast

3 hours 12 min ago
At least six people have been killed in a suicide bombing at a college in northern Nigeria's biggest city, Kano, witnesses say.

Broody octopus keeps four-year vigil

3 hours 19 min ago
A deep-sea octopus has been observed nursing her eggs for more than four years - the longest brooding time seen in any animal.

VIDEO: Fire rips through Eastbourne Pier

3 hours 24 min ago
A huge fire is ripping through Eastbourne Pier in East Sussex.
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