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A US man is arrested over the death of three Muslim students in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, amid speculation over the motive for the killings.
HM Revenue & Customs rejects the idea that it failed to take firm action against UK citizens hiding money in HSBC bank accounts in Switzerland.
Where do your old clothes end up?
Labour's Harriet Harman kicks off a Labour campaign to attract women voters with a trip in a pink bus
A British firm designs a cricket helmet aimed at preventing another tragic death like the one suffered by Phillip Hughes.
George North is "not happy" Wales have left him out of the team to face Scotland in the Six Nations on medical grounds.
Seven months into a bombing campaign against Islamic State, President Barack Obama has sent Congress a draft authorisation to formally use military force.
Emergency services evacuate five properties as a commercial building catches fire in Newbridge.
Two men are shot and injured at a wedding in Newtownbutler in County Fermanagh.
Anti-theft "kill switch" tools that prevent criminals from being able to use stolen smartphones appear to be cutting the number of phone thefts.
The European Parliament calls for greater sharing of information among security forces to combat terrorism, in the wake of the Paris attacks.
Scotland's first minister Nicola Sturgeon is giving a speech on austerity and public spending in London
A woman drove for almost three miles with just three wheels on her car while more than twice the drink-drive limit, a court hears.
Francesco Schettino, captain of the Costa Concordia, breaks into sobs as he makes a last-ditch appeal to judges ahead of a verdict in his trial.
Physicists in France work out several details of what makes popcorn pop, including the critical temperature required.
A man is found guilty of attempting to murder his wife by strangling her as she worked in an intensive care unit.
Two days of planned strike action over pay by London bus drivers are postponed.
The European Space Agency launches its mini "spaceplane" demonstrator.
Michael Laudrup rules himself out of taking QPR role and will stay with Qatari side Lekhwiya.
How murder in US sparked global anger