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McDonald's customer punched worker

Tue, 2015-01-27 02:34
A McDonald's employee is punched in the face by a customer who was told he could not use the restaurant's phone.

VIDEO: 'I was just a number': Survivor's story

Tue, 2015-01-27 02:34
Arek Hersh is returning to Auschwitz, where he was imprisoned as a boy, 70 years after it was liberated.

EU weighs more sanctions on Russia

Tue, 2015-01-27 02:30
EU leaders ask their foreign ministers to consider imposing further sanctions on Russia in response to the continued fighting in Ukraine.

Facebook - lessons from the panic

Tue, 2015-01-27 02:29
Disrupted services from Facebook, Instagram and other social networks were the result of system error, not hackers.

Litvinenko murder 'of global concern'

Tue, 2015-01-27 02:25
The poisoning of ex-Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko in London is a matter of "utmost gravity", the judge leading the inquiry into his death says.

Man jailed for hit-and-run death

Tue, 2015-01-27 02:25
A man is jailed for seven-and-a-half years for killing a 14-year-old girl he hit at more than 60mph in Sheffield and then drove off.

Dubai claims Heathrow's traffic crown

Tue, 2015-01-27 02:22
Dubai International has taken over from Heathrow as the world's busiest international airport in terms of yearly passenger numbers.

Militants attack top Libya hotel

Tue, 2015-01-27 02:16
Gunmen possibly linked to the Islamic State militant group attack a hotel popular with foreigners in the Libyan capital Tripoli, officials say.

Council merger plans are rejected

Tue, 2015-01-27 02:16
Voluntary merger plans suggested by six Welsh councils are rejected by the public services minister.

BBC boss queries watershed and Archers

Tue, 2015-01-27 02:06
The 9pm TV watershed may not survive, says BBC director general Tony Hall, who also acknowledges criticisms of Radio 4's flagship drama The Archers.

Pakistan's Sohail 'spooked by ghost'

Tue, 2015-01-27 01:55
Pakistan all-rounder Haris Sohail is left "visibly shaken" after an apparent ghostly encounter in a New Zealand hotel.

VIDEO: Cumberbatch sorry for "idiotic" remark

Tue, 2015-01-27 01:48
Benedict Cumberbatch has apologised for "being an idiot" after using the term "coloured" in a TV interview.

Murray into Australian Open semis

Tue, 2015-01-27 01:40
Britain's Andy Murray reaches the Australian Open semi-finals with a straight-sets win over home favourite Nick Kyrgios.

Fifa examines 51 Real youth deals

Tue, 2015-01-27 01:40
Real Madrid are asked for information about 51 players as Fifa investigates their transfers of youth players.

Woodland searched for missing woman

Tue, 2015-01-27 01:39
Police are carrying out a major search for a missing 25-year-old mother-of-four in an area of woodland in Dorset.

Man cautioned over bin crash tweet

Tue, 2015-01-27 01:20
A Sunderland man who used social media to post an offensive comment about the fatal bin lorry crash in Glasgow has been given a caution by police.

UK economic growth hits 2.6% in 2014

Tue, 2015-01-27 01:20
The UK's economy grew by 2.6% last year, the fastest pace since 2007, figures from the Office for National Statistics show.

Police 'judge and jury', claims mum

Tue, 2015-01-27 01:17
The mother of a man who died after being struck by a police car at the scene of a reported burglary accuses the Thames Valley force of acting like "judge and jury".

Borrowing and saving 'picking up'

Tue, 2015-01-27 01:09
Both borrowing and saving by customers of the UK's main banks picked up during 2014, according to figures from the British Bankers' Association (BBA).

PM: Benefit cap 'encouraging work'

Tue, 2015-01-27 00:53
David Cameron defends Conservative plans to reduce the annual benefits cap by £3,000 to £23,000 after the general election.

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