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Press freedom in Americas 'worsens'

Tue, 2014-10-21 13:12
Press freedom in the Americas has seen a "marked deterioration" in the past six months, according to the Inter American Press Association.

Chelsea 6-0 NK Maribor

Tue, 2014-10-21 13:10
Didier Drogba scores his first goal since rejoining Chelsea as they beat Maribor 6-0 - their biggest Champions League win.

Pair retract Thai murder confessions

Tue, 2014-10-21 12:51
Two Burmese men accused of killing British tourists Hannah Witheridge and David Miller in Thailand have retracted their confessions, lawyers say.

VIDEO: Storm leaves one dead and four hurt

Tue, 2014-10-21 12:49
A woman dies after being hit by a falling tree in high winds in London, while three people are injured in a separate incident in West Sussex.

Yahoo profits surge on Alibaba sale

Tue, 2014-10-21 12:43
Technology giant Yahoo reports profits of $6.8bn for the third-quarter, buoyed mostly by earnings from the firm's stake in Chinese firm Alibaba.

Pregnant duchess appears in public

Tue, 2014-10-21 12:15
The Duchess of Cambridge makes her first public appearance since announcing her second pregnancy.

Infant bodies found in Canada locker

Tue, 2014-10-21 12:15
The bodies of up to four infants "of a very young age" have been found in a storage locker in Winnipeg, say police.

VIDEO: Monument honours the Land Girls

Tue, 2014-10-21 11:26
A sculpture created in honour of women who served in the Land Army during World War Two - built with £85,000 in donations - is unveiled.

VIDEO: Near miss at Donetsk stadium

Tue, 2014-10-21 11:19
A young girl has had a lucky escape after part of the glass facade of a stadium in Donetsk crashed to the ground, narrowly missing her.

VIDEO: Pregnant Kate appears in public

Tue, 2014-10-21 11:10
The pregnant Duchess of Cambridge has made her first public appearance since an announcement that she was suffering from acute morning sickness.

VIDEO: Swedish search for 'foreign sub' in bay

Tue, 2014-10-21 10:56
Naval vessels searching Swedish waters for a suspected foreign submarine are focusing on a bay near the capital, Stockholm.

Girlfriend evidence at murder trial

Tue, 2014-10-21 10:52
A retired odontologist tells the World's End murder trial that marks on Christine Eadie's body were a possible human bite mark.

CSKA Moscow 2-2 Man City

Tue, 2014-10-21 10:51
Manchester City surrender a two-goal lead to draw at CSKA Moscow, leaving their Champions League hopes in the balance.

Canada seized car killer's passport

Tue, 2014-10-21 10:47
A man who struck two Canadian soldiers with his car, killing one of them, had had his passport seized by police for suspected terror ties.

Spy chief's parting warning on online privacy

Tue, 2014-10-21 10:46
Spy chief's parting warning on online privacy

Rodgers backs 'big-game' Balotelli

Tue, 2014-10-21 10:43
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers backs misfiring Mario Balotelli to hit form in Wednesday's meeting with Real Madrid.

MPs back 'recall' powers for voters

Tue, 2014-10-21 10:14
MPs back plans to allowed themselves to be sacked using a "power of recall" if they are found guilty of serious wrongdoing.

North Korea frees detained US man

Tue, 2014-10-21 09:59
Jeffrey Fowle, one of three US citizens held in North Korea, has been released and is on his way home, US officials say.

'Tissue of lies' over health service

Tue, 2014-10-21 09:50
Health Minister Mark Drakeford launches a stinging attack on the Conservatives for telling a "tissue of lies" about the state of the Welsh NHS.

Taylor outlines retirement plan

Tue, 2014-10-21 09:49
Phil Taylor says he plans to retire from competitive darts in "two or three years", but will stay in the game.
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