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Father and son dead after house fire

Thu, 2014-10-23 05:02
A nine-year-old boy and a man who died in a suspicious house fire in South Yorkshire were a father and son.

Coogan inherits Hoffman TV role

Thu, 2014-10-23 05:00
Alan Partridge star Steve Coogan is cast in a US TV series that was to have starred the late actor Philip Seymour Hoffman.

'Anti-Facebook' investors dig deep

Thu, 2014-10-23 05:00
A social network promising never to sell user data or incorporate advertising secures multi-million dollar backing.

Lorry tax take bigger than expected

Thu, 2014-10-23 04:51
A new tax on foreign heavy goods lorries coming to the UK could rake in twice as much as the government expected, new figures suggest.

Questions over student Nida's death

Thu, 2014-10-23 04:46
Questions still surround the death of a teenager who went missing after leaving her home barefoot in the middle of the winter, an inquest hears.

VIDEO: Who is the top dog at Westminster?

Thu, 2014-10-23 04:44
The Daily Politics meets some of the contestants, and their political owners, in the Westminster dog of the year contest.

VIDEO: Future-gazing at TechCrunch London

Thu, 2014-10-23 04:41
As the annual TechCrunch event for tech start ups comes to London for the first time, David Grossman goes to investigate.

How taekwondo saved me from bullying

Thu, 2014-10-23 04:27
After a tough childhood in West Africa and exile in France, Mahama Cho could win Olympic gold for Britain in Rio.

Pizzagate revisited - 10 years on

Thu, 2014-10-23 04:19
The inside story of the 'Battle of the Buffet' - when Sir Alex Ferguson was pelted with pizza after a stormy Manchester United-Arsenal clash.

Lunch with Len McCluskey, union baron (and Downton fan)

Thu, 2014-10-23 04:15
Unite chief on his life, Miliband and why he likes Downton Abbey

Later sunsets 'make kids more active'

Thu, 2014-10-23 04:15
Moving the clocks forward by one extra hour all year could lead to children getting two more minutes of exercise every day, say UK researchers.

Dog shot in skull with crossbow bolt

Thu, 2014-10-23 04:14
A dog is shot through the skull with a bolt from a crossbow which "narrowly" missed his brain and eyes.

Zuckerberg's Chinese gets mixed reviews

Thu, 2014-10-23 04:06
Mark Zuckerberg has conducted a chat to Chinese students in Mandarin, leading to mixed reviews about his accent and pronunciation.

AUDIO: 'Drunk' rape victim: 'I felt I wouldn't be believed'

Thu, 2014-10-23 04:04
Ched Evans' rape conviction has highlighted struggles that meet rape victims who are attacked when they have been drinking.

Alice Gross funeral takes place

Thu, 2014-10-23 04:04
The funeral for murdered schoolgirl Alice Gross has taken place in west London.

228 firefighter jobs under threat

Thu, 2014-10-23 04:00
More than 220 firefighters' jobs could be lost in north Wales if funding is not increased over the next five years, bosses warn.

Japan court backs pregnant woman

Thu, 2014-10-23 03:59
Japan's Supreme Court backs a woman who unsuccessfully sued her employer following a demotion due to her pregnancy.

Singer Alvin Stardust dies aged 72

Thu, 2014-10-23 03:47
Singer Alvin Stardust, best known for his hit My Coo Ca Choo, dies aged 72 after recently being diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer.

Addict gets 20 years for Taff murder

Thu, 2014-10-23 03:45
Heroin addict is jailed for life and must serve a minimum 20 years for murdering "vulnerable" man days after being released from prison.

NHS 'needs extra cash and overhaul'

Thu, 2014-10-23 03:30
The NHS in England needs extra money and drastic changes to the way services are organised if patient care is not to suffer, health bosses say.

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