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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.
The Championship match between Rangers and Hearts at Ibrox is abandoned at 0-0 after 25 minutes due to snow on the pitch.
A golden eagle that escaped from a Bedfordshire falconer is found.
A debate on a former Royal Marine's murder conviction for killing an Afghan insurgent is postponed at the request of his family.
Many children orphaned by Ebola are being shunned by their communities over fears they may bring the disease back with them.
Detectives investigating the suspected murder of a Cardiff woman find a body on an allotment.
A police borough commander is sacked by a disciplinary panel for giving details of a "sensitive" police investigation to a journalist.
A teenager is arrested by counter-terrorism officers as she arrives on a flight at Stansted Airport.
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David Cameron and Barack Obama say the UK and US are to work more closely to combat "violent extremism", sharing expertise on tackling threats.
Olympic champion Lizzy Yarnold wins her second skeleton World Cup event of the season to move up to fifth in the rankings.
Zinder in Niger is the latest city to see protests against French magazine Charlie Hebdo after it published a cartoon of the Prophet Muhammad.
Sinn Féin's support for a woman's right to an abortion in certain circumstances is not incompatible with Catholicism, says the party's Martin McGuinness.
The former chief inspector of borders and immigration says the UK is failing to "get the basics right" and questions whether a net immigration target can work.
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A man is convicted of subjecting two women and seven children to horrific sexual and physical abuse.
Ghana's President John Mahama says he and other African leaders will discuss plans next week to "deal permanently" with Boko Haram militants.
Mark Allen scraps to victory over Joe Perry to reach the semi-finals of the Masters at Alexandra Palace.
Google Glass has died a death, but what else does the tech giant have up its sleeve?
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