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Jail sentence for 'Occupy' protester

Mon, 2014-05-19 08:42
A New York woman convicted of assaulting a police officer during a 2012 Occupy Wall Street protest is sentenced to 90 days in jail.

Popstar Tulisa 'hit man in eye'

Mon, 2014-05-19 08:39
Former X-Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos hit a man in the eye during last year's V Festival, a court hears.

How can gardening attract young people?

Mon, 2014-05-19 08:24
How can a gardening career attract young people?

'Million Bosnians' hit by floods

Mon, 2014-05-19 08:21
Floods have left about one in four Bosnians without clean water, the foreign minister says, as Serbia prepares for a new surge along the River Sava.

What is coffee rust?

Mon, 2014-05-19 08:18
The blight which is wiping out Central American crops.

Man Utd's Giggs ends glittering career

Mon, 2014-05-19 08:16
Manchester United's Ryan Giggs confirms his retirement after winning 13 league titles and the Champions League twice.

Van Gaal appointed Man Utd boss

Mon, 2014-05-19 08:05
Louis van Gaal is named as Manchester United manager on a three-year contract, with Ryan Giggs as his assistant.

Iraq's Maliki 'set for poll win'

Mon, 2014-05-19 07:45
Prime Minister Nouri Maliki's bloc won the most seats in Iraq's parliamentary elections, but fell short of a majority, preliminary results suggest.

Tennis stars attend Baltacha funeral

Mon, 2014-05-19 07:43
Tennis stars, including Tim Henman, attend the funeral of Elena Baltacha, the former British number one, who died of liver cancer aged 30.

US charges Chinese with hacking

Mon, 2014-05-19 07:42
The US charges five Chinese army officers with hacking into private-sector companies to gain trade secrets, in the first espionage case of its kind.

VIDEO: Wilkinson wins World Cup for England

Mon, 2014-05-19 07:25
World Cup-winning former England fly-half Jonny Wilkinson will retire from rugby at the end of the season.

Uganda nurse jailed over HIV risk

Mon, 2014-05-19 07:23
A Ugandan court sentences a nurse to three years in prison for negligence over the potential infection of a two-year-old boy with HIV.

S Sudan president warns of 'famine'

Mon, 2014-05-19 07:00
South Sudanese President Salva Kiir tells the BBC his country faces "one of worst famines ever" unless the current conflict is ended.

Giggs - Man Utd's 'unique freak'

Mon, 2014-05-19 06:49
From quicksilver winger to midfield schemer - Ryan Giggs retires

May: Send 'signal' over knife crime

Mon, 2014-05-19 06:31
Home Secretary Theresa May gives her public backing to tougher sentences for knife crime amid a coalition disagreement.

Inquest over sunken ship crew deaths

Mon, 2014-05-19 06:16
An inquest into the deaths of six Russian sailors after a cargo ship sank off Gwynedd hears a dramatic account of its last minutes.

Gandhi resignation offers rejected

Mon, 2014-05-19 06:11
India's Congress party rejects an offer by leaders Sonia and Rahul Gandhi to resign after its disastrous election showing, a party official says.

VIDEO: Jackson hologram steals Billboard show

Mon, 2014-05-19 06:11
Justin Timberlake won seven awards at the Billboards

Funeral for Afghanistan crash pilot

Mon, 2014-05-19 06:07
Hundreds of mourners line the streets at the funeral of an Army pilot who died when his helicopter crashed in Afghanistan.

Game set for stock market flotation

Mon, 2014-05-19 06:05
Game intends to relist on the London Stock Exchange two years after the video game retailer collapsed into administration.
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