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US news sites hacked on Twitter

Fri, 2015-01-16 12:59
The Twitter accounts of the New York Post and United Press International (UPI) have been hacked with fake tweets on economic and military news.

Rosetta will prompt image rethink

Fri, 2015-01-16 12:56
The way some images have been drip-fed from the European Space Agency's Rosetta mission at Comet 67P should prompt a rethink on data policies, the organisation's chief says.

Leicester 40-23 Scarlets

Fri, 2015-01-16 12:34
Leicester keep alive their slim hopes of reaching the Champions Cup knockout stages with a bonus-point win over Scarlets.

US top court to rule on gay marriage

Fri, 2015-01-16 12:27
The US Supreme Court will rule this year on whether gay couples have a right to marry across all states.

Army attend security alert in city

Fri, 2015-01-16 12:23
Army bomb experts are tasked to a security alert in Belfast city centre.

Arson spree suspect charged by police

Fri, 2015-01-16 12:22
A man is charged with arson after a spate of fires in Oxfordshire, including one that caused major damage to a council headquarters.

Gay kiss ban sparks Austria protest

Fri, 2015-01-16 11:50
Some 2,000 people stage a protest in Vienna after a lesbian couple were thrown out of a renowned cafe in Austria's capital for kissing.

VIDEO: Watch McIlroy's first hole-in-one

Fri, 2015-01-16 11:48
World number one Rory McIlroy records his first professional hole-in-one on day two of the Abu Dhabi Championship.

Heavy snowfall causes transport woes

Fri, 2015-01-16 11:47
Heavy snowfall across southern and central Scotland on Friday evening leads to long delays on major transport networks.

Libel bill may cost blogger her home

Fri, 2015-01-16 11:25
A blogger is facing the prospect of having to sell her home after the deadline to pay libel damages to the chief executive of Carmarthenshire council passed.

Snowfall ends Rangers-Hearts game

Fri, 2015-01-16 11:22
The Championship match between Rangers and Hearts at Ibrox is abandoned at 0-0 after 25 minutes due to snow on the pitch.

Missing eagle Norman has landed

Fri, 2015-01-16 11:04
A golden eagle that escaped from a Bedfordshire falconer is found.

Jailed ex-marine's debate postponed

Fri, 2015-01-16 10:33
A debate on a former Royal Marine's murder conviction for killing an Afghan insurgent is postponed at the request of his family.

VIDEO: Ebola orphans cast out by communities

Fri, 2015-01-16 10:21
Many children orphaned by Ebola are being shunned by their communities over fears they may bring the disease back with them.

Body found in murder probe search

Fri, 2015-01-16 10:19
Detectives investigating the suspected murder of a Cardiff woman find a body on an allotment.

Police commander sacked over 'leak'

Fri, 2015-01-16 10:17
A police borough commander is sacked by a disciplinary panel for giving details of a "sensitive" police investigation to a journalist.

Teenager in terror arrest at airport

Fri, 2015-01-16 10:07
A teenager is arrested by counter-terrorism officers as she arrives on a flight at Stansted Airport.

VIDEO: What today's Wild West is really like

Fri, 2015-01-16 09:52
The modern story of America's Wild West

UK and US in joint anti-terror push

Fri, 2015-01-16 09:23
David Cameron and Barack Obama say the UK and US are to work more closely to combat "violent extremism", sharing expertise on tackling threats.

Yarnold wins World Cup skeleton gold

Fri, 2015-01-16 09:07
Olympic champion Lizzy Yarnold wins her second skeleton World Cup event of the season to move up to fifth in the rankings.

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