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BP loses bid to freeze spill payouts

Mon, 2014-06-09 13:23
The US Supreme Court has refused to allow BP to stop paying compensation claims while it awaits a review of its settlement with businesses over the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

'Hamilton faster, hungrier than Rosberg'

Mon, 2014-06-09 13:17
David Coulthard on the rivalry at Mercedes, Daniel Ricciardo's maiden win and Sergio Perez's crash with Felipe Massa.

Cole set to join Aston Villa on free

Mon, 2014-06-09 13:14
Aston Villa are set to sign former England midfielder Joe Cole on a free transfer pending the results of a medical.

Turkish PM vows to punish protester

Mon, 2014-06-09 13:03
Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has vowed to make a Kurdish protester who took down the national flag "pay the price".

Arrests after racist attack on man

Mon, 2014-06-09 13:02
Two men have been arrested after what police are treating as a racially-motivated assault in west Belfast.

SA platinum strike talks fail again

Mon, 2014-06-09 13:02
The South African government has pulled out as mediator, as talks between platinum miners and striking workers fail again.

'Tomato in a pill' for heart disease

Mon, 2014-06-09 13:00
Taking a daily pill that contains an important extract from tomatoes could help keep heart disease at bay, say scientists.

Bell wins England Player of the Year

Mon, 2014-06-09 12:54
Batsman Ian Bell is named England Cricketer of the Year, with Charlotte Edwards winning the Women's Cricketer of the Year award.

School cheating scandal in Cuba

Mon, 2014-06-09 12:45
Eight people are arrested in Cuba for selling university entrance exams, forcing thousands of pupils to resit their tests.

Killer admits sex offender murder

Mon, 2014-06-09 12:44
A convicted killer pleads guilty to murdering a sex offender in West Yorkshire less than 18 months after being released from a life sentence.

Newcastle sign Sunderland's Colback

Mon, 2014-06-09 12:18
Newcastle United sign midfielder Jack Colback on a free transfer from their north-east rivals Sunderland.

'Narrow ideology' at city schools

Mon, 2014-06-09 12:14
Teachers tell Ofsted there was an organised campaign to impose a "narrow, faith-based ideology" at some schools in Birmingham.

Xbox One console to get Halo remakes

Mon, 2014-06-09 12:11
Microsoft reveals plans to re-release the main titles in its Halo franchise for the Xbox One console, in an effort to please its hardcore gaming fans.

England's men reach World Cup semis

Mon, 2014-06-09 12:08
England's men qualify for the World Cup semi-finals with a dramatic 3-2 win against Belgium in their final Group A match.

Karachi airport reopens after raid

Mon, 2014-06-09 12:04
Pakistan's largest airport, in Karachi, has reopened after a lengthy assault claimed by Taliban militants which left at least 30 dead.

Autism costs '£32bn per year' in UK

Mon, 2014-06-09 12:03
The economic cost of supporting someone with autism over a lifetime is much higher than previously thought, research shows.

VIDEO: Lift shoots up 30 floors in 15 seconds

Mon, 2014-06-09 11:58
A Chilean man was seriously injured on Saturday when a lift in his apartment building shot up 30 floors in 15 seconds.

What is the fall out from the Trojan Horse?

Mon, 2014-06-09 10:56
What is the fall out from the Trojan Horse affair?

Ofsted says schools were targeted

Mon, 2014-06-09 10:52
"A culture of fear and intimidation has taken grip" in Birmingham schools caught up in the Trojan Horse claims, says Ofsted chief Sir Michael Wilshaw.

Favela life: Rio's city within a city

Mon, 2014-06-09 10:34
Life inside Rio’s largest favela, by those who live there
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