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Man dies in mobility scooter crash

Wed, 2014-05-14 11:48
A 77-year-old man dies after his mobility scooter was involved in a collision with a car in Leeds.

Nigeria troops 'fire at commander'

Wed, 2014-05-14 11:41
Soldiers open fire on their commander in the north-eastern Nigeria, witnesses say, as anger grows over failure to tackle Islamist insurgency.

Talks open in Ukraine without rebels

Wed, 2014-05-14 11:34
Ukraine's political and civic leaders hold the first round of talks to end the crisis in the country - but separatists were not represented.

New Zealand's 'black gold' abalone

Wed, 2014-05-14 11:09
From humble sea snail to expensive gourmet delicacy

Kenyan MPs' bid to evict UK farmers

Wed, 2014-05-14 11:02
A group of MPs in Kenya tables a parliamentary motion calling for some British farmers to be ejected because of the forthcoming khat ban in the UK.

US abortion law to appeals court

Wed, 2014-05-14 11:01
North Dakota appeals a US judge's ruling striking down the state's "foetal heartbeat" abortion ban, the strictest in the country.

Pair jailed for Armagh manslaughter

Wed, 2014-05-14 11:00
Two men are jailed for the manslaughter of a County Armagh man who was in a coma for two years after being beaten in June 2010.

Anti-depressant 'slows' Alzheimer's

Wed, 2014-05-14 10:44
An anti-depressant drug could be used to slow the onset of Alzheimer's disease, say scientists in the US.

VIDEO: Desperate search at Turkey mine

Wed, 2014-05-14 10:35
Rescue teams are searching desperately for dozens of Turkish miners missing after an explosion caused a pit to collapse, killing at least 245.

Trumpet exhaust failed - Rosberg

Wed, 2014-05-14 10:25
Nico Rosberg says the new trumpet exhaust his Mercedes team tried at testing in Barcelona on Wednesday was a failure.

Apology over OAP care check failures

Wed, 2014-05-14 10:23
The head of the NHS body carrying out spot checks on elderly care in Welsh hospitals apologises for missing concerns highlighted in a report that left ministers shocked.

Man bailed in Claudia Lawrence probe

Wed, 2014-05-14 10:21
A man arrested on suspicion of murdering York chef Claudia Lawrence, who has been missing since 2009, is bailed by police.

Is the 'world's luckiest man' being exploited?

Wed, 2014-05-14 10:19
Is the 'world's luckiest man' being exploited?

VIDEO: Kidman 'I do not regret role as Grace'

Wed, 2014-05-14 10:19
Nicole Kidman has said she would not change her performance in the Grace Kelly biopic Grace of Monaco which is opening the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.

Autodesk to manufacture 3D printers

Wed, 2014-05-14 10:00
Autodesk is to launch its own 3D printer as part of an effort to drive adoption of software that would allow it to become the industry's equivalent of Android.

In pictures: Turkey mine disaster

Wed, 2014-05-14 09:53
Aftermath of a coal mine explosion

Cipriani set for England recall

Wed, 2014-05-14 09:49
Sale Sharks' Danny Cipriani will be named in England's preliminary squad on Thursday ahead of the tour of New Zealand.

Second arrest over care home abuse

Wed, 2014-05-14 09:35
A second woman is arrested on suspicion of assaulting a resident at an Essex care home following and undercover Panorama investigation.

Cable signals zero-hours re-think

Wed, 2014-05-14 09:33
The government is considering giving workers on zero-hours contracts the right to request fixed contracts, Vince Cable says.

Qatar 'to ease foreign worker laws'

Wed, 2014-05-14 09:32
Qatar proposes a new law to change controversial legislation on foreign workers amid mounting criticism ahead of the 2022 football World Cup.

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