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VIDEO: Actress Billie Whitelaw dies at 82

Sun, 2014-12-21 12:33
Actress Billie Whitelaw, famous for her interpretations of the works of Samuel Beckett, has died at the age of 82, her son confirms.

Actress Billie Whitelaw dies aged 82

Sun, 2014-12-21 12:27
Acclaimed actress Billie Whitelaw, who starred on stage and screen and worked in close collaboration with Samuel Beckett, dies in London.

Obituary: Billie Whitelaw

Sun, 2014-12-21 12:01
Acclaimed actress Billie Whitelaw known for Samuel Beckett work

Oil price fall 'not Opec's fault'

Sun, 2014-12-21 11:54
Oil-rich Gulf states vow not to cut crude production, blaming speculators and producers outside the Opec group for falling prices.

McCoist leaves Rangers manager post

Sun, 2014-12-21 11:25
Ally McCoist leaves his position as Rangers manager and is now officially on gardening leave.

Reds can make top four - Rodgers

Sun, 2014-12-21 11:24
Boss Brendan Rodgers says Liverpool can finish in the Premier League top four after their 2-2 draw against Arsenal.

Tunisia rivals in poll dispute

Sun, 2014-12-21 10:29
Former Prime Minister Beji Caid Essebsi's camp claims victory in Tunisia's presidential election, but his rival says its too early to call.

VIDEO: 'Ambulance targets may help patients'

Sun, 2014-12-21 09:55
Professor Keith Willett, head of acute care at NHS England, says changes to ambulance target times may result in giving individual patients ''a better response''.

Johnson was going to subbed - Poyet

Sun, 2014-12-21 09:51
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet says he was going to replace Adam Johnson before the midfielder grabbed the winner at Newcastle.

Ben Haenow nabs Christmas number one

Sun, 2014-12-21 09:49
X Factor winner Ben Haenow wins the race for the Christmas number one single, with his song Something I Need.

VIDEO: Two NY police officers shot dead

Sun, 2014-12-21 09:46
Two New York City police officers are shot dead in their patrol car by a lone gunman in what appears to be an ambush.

Liverpool 2-2 Arsenal

Sun, 2014-12-21 09:34
Martin Skrtel's header seven minutes into stoppage time earns Liverpool a draw against Arsenal in the Premier League.

Villiers' rallying call on NI talks

Sun, 2014-12-21 09:31
Secretary of State Theresa Villiers says it is "make your mind up time" for Northern Ireland's political leaders ahead of cross-party talks.

AUDIO: Jane Bown on her 'visual' approach

Sun, 2014-12-21 09:31
Photographer Jane Bown, who has died at the age of 89, spoke to Radio 4's Woman's Hour in 2006.

Church of Ireland hit by theft spree

Sun, 2014-12-21 09:29
Four parishes in County Down and Antrim have been targeted by thieves in the run-up to Christmas, according to the Church of Ireland.

Pakistan carries out more executions

Sun, 2014-12-21 08:50
Pakistan hangs four convicts in the second set of executions since the death penalty was reinstated after the deadly Peshawar school massacre.

May targets student visa 'abuse'

Sun, 2014-12-21 08:37
Home Secretary Theresa May backs a plan that would force foreign students to leave the UK after their university courses, in a bid to curb illegal immigration.

Photographer Jane Bown dies aged 89

Sun, 2014-12-21 08:34
Photographer Jane Bown, known for her portraits of the Queen, the Beatles and Samuel Beckett among many others, dies aged 89.

North Sea oil summit announced

Sun, 2014-12-21 08:03
Aberdeen City Council announces it is to hold a summit to look at the challenges facing the North Sea oil industry.

VIDEO: Elton and David's wedding menu

Sun, 2014-12-21 07:25
Daniel Boettcher reports from Windsor, where Sir Elton John and his partner David Furnish have officially married, nine years after their civil partnership ceremony.