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New York axe attack 'terrorist act'

Fri, 2014-10-24 21:40
Police in New York say an axe attack on two officers was a terrorist act carried out by a radicalised Muslim convert.

'Edging toward the EU exit?'

Fri, 2014-10-24 21:08
Saturday's newspapers focus mainly on the row over the European Union's demand for an additional £1.7bn from the UK. There is also the tale of the woman who is allergic to Simon Cowell.

US judge sentences Farc commander

Fri, 2014-10-24 20:38
A US judge has sentenced an ex-Colombian rebel to 27 years in prison for his role in the kidnapping of three American citizens in 2003.

Two US Ebola nurses free of virus

Fri, 2014-10-24 20:10
Two nurses infected with Ebola while treating a patient in Dallas are declared free of the deadly virus, a day after the first infection in New York.

'Many exposed' to Mali Ebola girl

Fri, 2014-10-24 20:04
The authorities in Mali confirm the death of the country's first Ebola patient, a two-year-old girl, and say many people were exposed to her.

Malaysia envoy appears in NZ court

Fri, 2014-10-24 19:47
A Malaysian diplomat appears briefly in court on charges of attempted rape in the New Zealand city of Wellington after being extradited.

VIDEO: Russia 'helped Yanukovych to flee'

Fri, 2014-10-24 19:43
Russia helped ousted Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych to flee from violent protests in February, Russian leader Vladimir Putin has said.

VIDEO: Flash floods in Athens

Fri, 2014-10-24 19:42
People in the Greek capital, Athens, are clearing up after flash floods caused major disruption in parts of the city.

Baffling ballet

Fri, 2014-10-24 18:20
Unravelling the flocking habits of starlings

Top 10 tips for being a comedian

Fri, 2014-10-24 18:07
Paul Merton advises how to make it as a comedian

Lost football grounds - part II

Fri, 2014-10-24 17:57
England's lost football grounds - part II

Life terms for Argentina jail crimes

Fri, 2014-10-24 17:56
An Argentine ex-police chief and ex-interior minister are among 15 people given life sentences for involvement in a torture centre in the 1970s.

Lost Malcolm Lowry novel published

Fri, 2014-10-24 17:33
A novel by British-born author Malcolm Lowry is being published 70 years after its manuscript was thought to have been destroyed in a fire.

Dog in one-minute crossbow operation

Fri, 2014-10-24 17:06
The delicate operation to remove a crossbow bolt from a dog's head "took just one minute", the RSPCA says.

VIDEO: Swearing for feminism

Fri, 2014-10-24 17:02
Does a good cause justify little girls using bad language?

State of emergency imposed in Sinai

Fri, 2014-10-24 16:58
Egypt declares a three-month state of emergency in parts of the Sinai Peninsula after two attacks there killed at least 31 soldiers.

VIDEO: How did UK man die in Syria air strike?

Fri, 2014-10-24 16:30
A British man has been confirmed dead in a US air strike on jihadist targets in Syria.

VIDEO: 'Putin is a bigger threat than IS'

Fri, 2014-10-24 16:29
Russian former chess master turned politician, Garry Kasparov, says Russia's President Putin is a bigger threat than so-called Islamic State.

Card firms 'fail' on rights advice

Fri, 2014-10-24 16:26
Many financial providers are failing to properly explain the protection shoppers have when something goes wrong with a credit card purchase, consumer group Which? suggests.

Anger over ancient woods quarry plan

Fri, 2014-10-24 15:57
Plans to turn an area of ancient Staffordshire woodland mentioned in the Domesday Book into a quarry anger conservationists.
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