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Homes and businesses are left without phone or broadband after a thief steals 200m of cable.
Huddersfield defender Tommy Smith is taken to hospital by helicopter after suffering a severe head injury.
Police in the Netherlands say a man who forced his way into a studio of Dutch news broadcaster NOS with a fake gun has no known links to terrorist organisations.
At least 40 people, including soldiers and civiliains, are reported to have died in eastern Ukraine as ceasefire talks begin in the capital of Belarus.
Serena Williams says vomiting during the final helped her beat Maria Sharapova to win a sixth Australian Open title.
Two Eagles balloon completes crossing of Pacific with sea-landing off Mexico, setting new milestones on six-day trip.
John Carver claims victory in his first game since being confirmed as Newcastle head coach as Hull's poor run continues.
A major route in the Highlands - the A82 road - has been closed "until further notice" because of a rock fall.
Thousands have gathered in Madrid for a rally organised by the radical leftist party Podemos.
Lance Armstrong should get back his seven Tour de France titles, according to former rider Scott Mercier.
A Church of England vicar apologises for posting a link to an article which claimed Israel was responsible for the 9/11 attacks.
BBC Sport previews the Australian Open men's final between Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic.
Digital entrepreneur Piers Linney is leaving Dragons' Den after two series "to pursue other interests".
Southampton residents, including prominent Muslim commentator Mo Ansar, protest outside Channel 4's headquarters against Immigration Street.
A "foolish" Tesco shopper who changed the display image of a demonstration iPad to a pornographic photo is given a community order.
A 17-year-old boy is found with fatal stab wounds in a north London street.
Italy's parliament elects judge Sergio Mattarella as the country's president, on a third day of voting for the largely ceremonial post.
The sister of Missing Manic Street Preacher Richey Edwards says it was difficult for her father to die without knowing the fate of his son.
The search for a fishing boat that went missing in the English Channel with four people on board is called off, the Maritime and Coastguard Agency says.
After Tiger Woods's worst professional round, Iain Carter asks how the former number one can halt his alarming decline.