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School pupils ill over 'legal high'

Wed, 2014-05-14 08:30
A group of pupils are treated at a Pembrokeshire school following an incident which police say may have been linked to taking a 'legal high'.

Osborne explains currency stance

Wed, 2014-05-14 08:28
Chancellor George Osborne insists again that a currency union after Scottish independence would not work and has been "ruled out".

Cavern Club fights for name rights

Wed, 2014-05-14 08:24
The Cavern Club in Liverpool takes the Hard Rock Cafe to court in a battle over who has the right to use the Cavern name in the US.

Hospital staff test negative for Mers

Wed, 2014-05-14 08:15
Two Florida healthcare workers who came in contact with a confirmed Mers case and begin showing flu-like symptoms have tested negative for the virus.

Uganda's HIV-prevention law 'flawed'

Wed, 2014-05-14 08:07
A bill passed by MPs in Uganda which criminalises the transmission of HIV is criticised by campaigners as impeding the fight against Aids.

Rolf Harris 'two to tango' claim

Wed, 2014-05-14 07:58
Rolf Harris said "it takes two to tango" when confronted with claims of sex abuse, the brother of one of his alleged victims tells the entertainer's trial.

Ticket 'fiasco' may take days to fix

Wed, 2014-05-14 07:56
Ongoing problems with online ticket sales for the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow may take "days" to resolve, the organiser says.

Scottish unemployment down by 18,000

Wed, 2014-05-14 07:51
Unemployment in Scotland fell by 18,000 between January and March while employment reached its highest level since records began in 1992, according to official figures.

US baby survives 11-storey fall

Wed, 2014-05-14 07:41
A baby in the US state of Minnesota has survived an 11-storey fall from an apartment balcony, local media report.

Kenya court orders reporter's arrest

Wed, 2014-05-14 07:39
The high court in Kenya orders the arrest of journalist Walter Barasa, wanted by a court in The Hague for witness interference.

Cardiff earn £62m TV cash payout

Wed, 2014-05-14 07:32
Relegated Cardiff City earn more TV cash this season than Manchester United did as Premier League champions in 2013.

Bank in no rush to raise rates

Wed, 2014-05-14 07:25
The Bank of England says the economy "has started to head back towards normal", but that interest rates "may stay at historically low levels for some time".

Stewart to chair defence committee

Wed, 2014-05-14 07:19
Conservative MP Rory Stewart is selected to chair the Commons defence select committee.

The Reykjavik Confessions

Wed, 2014-05-14 07:18
Who would admit to crimes they couldn’t remember?

Day in pictures: 14 May 2014

Wed, 2014-05-14 07:17
News photos from past 24 hours: 14 May

Desperate search at Turkish mine

Wed, 2014-05-14 07:07
Rescue teams are searching desperately for dozens of Turkish miners missing after a blast caused a pit to collapse, killing at least 238.

Man admits offensive teacher post

Wed, 2014-05-14 07:03
A man pleads guilty to posting a grossly offensive Facebook message after the killing of Leeds teacher Ann Maguire.

Factories burnt in Vietnam-China row

Wed, 2014-05-14 06:56
At least 15 foreign-owned factories are set on fire amid anti-China protests in southern Vietnam over tensions in the South China Sea.

Hundreds of chickens killed on M62

Wed, 2014-05-14 06:52
More than 1,000 chickens are killed as the lorry carrying them crashes on the M62 in Greater Manchester.

Wednesday's gossip column

Wed, 2014-05-14 06:52
Arsenal and Manchester City want Real Madrid forward, Lallana could force Southampton exit, Everton chase Remy, plus more.
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