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US Coast Guard 'did all it could'

Tue, 2014-05-20 04:59
The UK coastguard believes its US counterpart has done everything it could in the search for four missing British yachtsmen, the Foreign Office says.

Godzilla towers over UK box office

Tue, 2014-05-20 04:59
Monster remake Godzilla tops the UK box office in its opening weekend, taking £6.4m.

Academy chain 'is first to close'

Tue, 2014-05-20 04:58
The Department for Education has confirmed that Prospects Academies Trust, which runs six schools, will be the first academy chain to close.

AstraZeneca shareholder speaks out

Tue, 2014-05-20 04:44
Fund manager Schroders wants AstraZeneca to "recommence engagement" with Pfizer, after the UK drug maker rejected a takeover by its US rival.

HIA: Senior nun admits abuse at home

Tue, 2014-05-20 04:42
The Sisters of Nazareth congregation admits abuse did take place at its homes in Londonderry.

Van Gaal eyes instant Man Utd success

Tue, 2014-05-20 04:33
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal wants to become the fourth man to win the Premier League at the first attempt.

Minister killed in bridge crash

Tue, 2014-05-20 04:33
A minister attending the General Assembly in Edinburgh is named as the man who was knocked down and killed on Waverley Bridge.

'Why I decided not to have children'

Tue, 2014-05-20 04:20
'Why I decided not to have children'

VIDEO: What is Generalised Anxiety Disorder?

Tue, 2014-05-20 04:20
Oscar Pistorius has been sent for psychiatric tests after a defence witness said he was suffering from Generalised Anxiety Disorder - but what is it?

VIDEO: Camden fire: 'Lucky no-one hurt'

Tue, 2014-05-20 04:10
Camden traders talk about the effect on their businesses after a fire in the famous Stables Market.

No smoking gun, says Brooks lawyer

Tue, 2014-05-20 04:07
There is "no smoking gun" to link former News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks to phone hacking, a jury is told.

India sets date for Modi swearing-in

Tue, 2014-05-20 04:03
Narendra Modi is to take the oath as India's new prime minister on 26 May following the BJP's landslide victory in the general election.

In pictures: Thailand comes under martial law

Tue, 2014-05-20 03:51
Images from Thailand as the army imposes martial law

VIDEO: Angry Ukrainians in car horn protest

Tue, 2014-05-20 03:38
Drivers in Ukraine have been holding a car horn protest, against the ongoing crisis in the east of the country.

The Bank of England's capital problem

Tue, 2014-05-20 03:37
Can Bank of England stem property boom and bust?

PM 'alert' to risk of housing bubble

Tue, 2014-05-20 03:32
David Cameron says the government is "alert to any dangers and problems" associated with rapidly rising house prices.

VIDEO: Wingsuit daredevils fly over New York

Tue, 2014-05-20 03:28
Four members of an aerial sports team have used wingsuits to fly through the skies of New York City. Ed Ram reports.

AUDIO: Miliband fails to recognise Labour councillor's name

Tue, 2014-05-20 03:24
Labour leader Ed Miliband fails to recognise the name of Jim Grant, the Labour leader on Swindon Borough Council, in a BBC Wiltshire interview.

Day in pictures: 20 May 2014

Tue, 2014-05-20 03:23
News photos from past 24 hours: 20 May

Man pepper sprayed by police drowns

Tue, 2014-05-20 03:18
A man pepper sprayed during a confrontation with police drowns after running into a lake in East Sussex.

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