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Carroll close to West Ham return

Tue, 2014-01-07 03:42
West Ham manager Sam Allardyce says the club's record £15m signing Andy Carroll is near to a first-team return.

MPs fear environment budget cuts

Tue, 2014-01-07 03:36
Substantial cuts to the government's environment department budget will hamper its ability to cope with emergencies such as flooding, MPs warn.

Man jailed for brutal wife murder

Tue, 2014-01-07 03:12
A man is jailed for life for brutally murdering his wife in a frenzied knife attack in Glasgow.

Labour wants fixed odds betting vote

Tue, 2014-01-07 03:07
Labour is to force a vote in Parliament on its plans to give councils the power to ban high-stakes roulette machines from bookmakers' shops.

VIDEO: Guide dog presses crossing buttons

Tue, 2014-01-07 03:00
A guide dog not only uses his eyes and ears to help his owner, he uses his paws and nose as well.

Suspended term for Old Bailey bomber

Tue, 2014-01-07 03:00
Old Bailey bomber Marian McGlinchey, who admitted providing a mobile phone linked to a Real IRA attack in which two soldiers were murdered, has been given a suspended sentence.

Raped girl's family meets president

Tue, 2014-01-07 02:59
The parents of a 16-year-old Indian girl who died after being gang-raped and burnt in Calcutta meet the president to seek his help in their fight for justice.

China lifts ban on games consoles

Tue, 2014-01-07 02:59
The Chinese government will allow games consoles to be made and sold in China, opening up a potentially huge market.

Shrubsole shines in warm-up draw

Tue, 2014-01-07 02:51
Anya Shrubsole takes three wickets as England women draw their Ashes warm-up match against Australia A in Perth.

Eurozone's inflation rate falls

Tue, 2014-01-07 02:48
Inflation across the eurozone slowed to 0.8% last month, latest official figures show.

Dutch call for new EU policy on Cuba

Tue, 2014-01-07 02:39
Dutch Foreign Minister Frans Timmermans urges a new European Union policy towards Cuba during a visit to the Communist-run island.

Campion to head Cannes festival jury

Tue, 2014-01-07 02:36
New Zealand film-maker Jane Campion, the first woman to win the Palme d'Or, will lead the jury at this year's Cannes Film Festival.

Hundreds of Turkish police dismissed

Tue, 2014-01-07 02:28
Turkey removes 350 police officers from their posts in the capital following an anti-corruption probe which the PM says is a "dirty plot".

Spain storm sweeps three out to sea

Tue, 2014-01-07 02:21
Rescuers find the body of a man on Spain's north-west coast where three people from the same family were swept out to sea by a huge wave.

AUDIO: UK car sales increase 'sustainable'

Tue, 2014-01-07 02:19
Figures showing UK car sales up by over 10% in a year are 'sustainable', says the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders.

Violence 'not new' at disorder jail

Tue, 2014-01-07 02:17
A serious disturbance at a West Midlands prison was caused by 'cold, poor quality food' being served to prisoners, according to one inmate.

VIDEO: Dog biting face 'saved my life'

Tue, 2014-01-07 02:13
A woman who had part of her face bitten off by her dog - leaving her blind - says the mauling helped save her life.

Paxman waves goodbye to his beard

Tue, 2014-01-07 02:08
Newsnight presenter Jeremy Paxman has shaved off his now famous beard for the new year.

Coast battered again but storms ease

Tue, 2014-01-07 01:54
The coast of Wales is battered by strong winds and high tides once again but forecasters say the worst of the storms is over for now.

What happens when PPI cash runs out?

Tue, 2014-01-07 01:52
What happens when PPI cash runs out?

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