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Wednesday's big story in the newspapers is over criticism by MPs that Facebook did not alert the security services to terror threats made by one of the killers of Fusilier Lee Rigby.
Jose Mourinho believes Chelsea's "perfect" 5-0 Champions League win at Schalke is one of the club's finest away performances.
BBC man embraces South Africa's male beauty revolution
New measures to tackle terrorism are to be published by the home secretary, days after she said the UK faces a "greater" terror threat than ever before.
The US state of Missouri orders 2,200 National Guardsmen to Ferguson to quell unrest after a police officer was cleared over the killing of Michael Brown.
The majority of stop-and-searches conducted by Police Scotland have failed to find any illegal items in recent months, it emerges.
Six World War One battlegrounds in unexpected places
Plans for an alternative to council tax are expected to be at the core of First Minister Nicola Sturgeon's plans for the coming year.
How militants trusted this man with their deepest secrets
A "toxic" and "aggressive" culture inside banks will take a generation to change, according to a report from Cass Business School and New City Agenda.
A PhD student from Brunel University London has saved himself £100,000 by 'hacking' his own kit.
Can schools with iPads protect the future of a language?
The government is failing those with learning disabilities by keeping them in hospitals far from home for too long, a report commissioned by NHS England says.
Secretary of State Theresa Villiers says the chances of clinching a final deal at the Stormont inter-party talks look slim.
Calls for extra money for the NHS in England are intensifying after latest figures show the deficit is growing as performance deteriorates.
A new initiative in San Francisco offers the city's homeless population mobile showers and toilets in a converted bus.
The government calls on Fifa to publish in full the investigation into the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding process.
Should Opec cut production to boost prices?
Australia batsman Phil Hughes remains in a critical condition after being struck on the head and will have scans on Wednesday.
Vodafone sent the phone data of more than 1,000 News UK workers to police after being asked for the details of just one journalist, the Met Police says.