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VIDEO: Samsung's Tizen TV range launches

Mon, 2015-02-09 15:17
South Korea-based Samsung has just begun domestic sales of high-end televisions with a smart interface powered by its own Tizen operating system.

Town centres get lottery funding

Mon, 2015-02-09 15:09
Paisley, Govan and Fraserburgh are awarded £5.68m from the Heritage Lottery Fund to restore historic buildings and boost the economy.

Premier League TV gold rush goes on

Mon, 2015-02-09 15:05
With the Premier League set to announce a record £4.4bn TV rights deal, the money keeps on pouring in, says Dan Roan.

'England have a chance in World Cup'

Mon, 2015-02-09 14:55
England are taking momentum into the World Cup, which starts on Saturday, says former captain Michael Vaughan.

PM's pay call and HSBC claims - papers

Mon, 2015-02-09 14:50
Calls from the prime minister for firms to give employees a pay rise lead some newspapers, while other titles focus on revelations about HSBC's Swiss banking arm.

Haiti protest over high cost of fuel

Mon, 2015-02-09 14:33
Police in Port-au-Prince clash with thousands of anti-government protesters angry about the high cost of fuel.

VIDEO: Tipper truck crash kills four in Bath

Mon, 2015-02-09 14:23
Four people including a child have been killed, and several others injured, in an accident involving a tipper truck in Bath.

Search after Australia shark death

Mon, 2015-02-09 14:06
A huge search operation is under way to find the shark that killed a Japanese surfer off the New South Wales coast.

VIDEO: Rotherham researcher 'threatened'

Mon, 2015-02-09 14:01
A former Home Office researcher says a bullying culture at Rotherham Council led to her warnings of child sexual exploitation being suppressed in 2002, years before action was finally taken.

How do US cities get rid of snow?

Mon, 2015-02-09 13:44
The snowploughs are out in force in Boston, but they're running out of dumping space.

Rotherham warning 'ignored in 2002'

Mon, 2015-02-09 13:41
A former Home Office researcher says a bullying culture at Rotherham Council led to her warnings of child sexual exploitation being suppressed years before action was finally taken.

Moyes praises Burnley striker Ings

Mon, 2015-02-09 13:07
Real Sociedad boss David Moyes says Burnley striker Danny Ings is a player "anyone would like to have".

North 'should have gone off' - WRU

Mon, 2015-02-09 13:07
Wales' George North should have been replaced with suspected concussion against England, says Wales medic Prav Mathema.

Stranded US baby pair allowed home

Mon, 2015-02-09 13:03
A British couple who were stranded in New York after their baby was born prematurely are allowed to fly home with him.

McGuinness 'rocket attack threat'

Mon, 2015-02-09 13:01
Northern Ireland's Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness says police have warned him of a threat to kill him in a "rocket attack".

VIDEO: Could London roads go underground?

Mon, 2015-02-09 12:57
Could some of London's busiest roads go underground, to allow traffic to flow more freely?

Aussie Hewitt gets Queen's wildcard

Mon, 2015-02-09 12:48
Four-time champion Lleyton Hewitt is given a wildcard to the 2015 Aegon Championships in his last grass-court season.

VIDEO: Wife's quest to free captive soldier

Mon, 2015-02-09 12:25
Fierce fighting has continued in eastern Ukraine despite ongoing efforts to broker a ceasefire between pro-Russian rebels and government troops.

Charge after mugging of disabled man

Mon, 2015-02-09 11:37
A man is charged with assaulting disabled pensioner Alan Barnes in Gateshead, for whom £300,000 was subsequently raised in donations

Good cop, bad cop

Mon, 2015-02-09 11:36
Is there an irreparable fissure between the US and Europe over what to do about Ukraine ?

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