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Head injuries could get TV replays

Tue, 2015-02-10 02:57
Video replays could be expanded throughout the game to include head injuries after George North's suspected concussion.

Public 'in dark' on police changes

Tue, 2015-02-10 02:56
The public are being "left in the dark" when massive changes are made to the way police in Scotland work, the Scottish Conservatives say.

Man remanded over pensioner attack

Tue, 2015-02-10 02:54
A 25-year-old man appears in court charged with assaulting disabled pensioner Alan Barnes outside his Gateshead home.

Panama bans construction on wetlands

Tue, 2015-02-10 02:41
A new law comes into effect in Panama which will protect a key area of wetlands in the Bay of Panama, home to migratory shorebirds

Picasso's handyman accused of theft

Tue, 2015-02-10 02:25
Pablo Picasso's electrician and his wife go on trial accused of having £50m worth of the artist's work, which they claim was a gift by the late artist's wife.

Three Welsh men killed in Bath crash

Tue, 2015-02-10 02:20
Three men from south Wales are killed, along with a four-year-old girl, after a truck crash in Bath, Somerset.

Tories auction shoe shopping with May

Tue, 2015-02-10 02:10
Shoe shopping with Home Secretary Theresa May and tea with London Mayor Boris Johnson are among the lots auctioned at a Conservative Party fundraiser.

Australia in 'extinction calamity'

Tue, 2015-02-10 02:02
The introduction of the fox and cat from Europe is having a devastating impact on native mammals in Australia, say scientists.

Briton in court over 'fatal punch'

Tue, 2015-02-10 02:02
A British man appears in court in Spain on suspicion of killing a man who had allegedly been filming his daughter, the Foreign Office confirms.

'Don't arm Kiev' Russia warns US

Tue, 2015-02-10 01:59
A close ally of Russia's President Vladimir Putin warns the European Parliament that US arms supplies to Ukraine could trigger "all-out war".

Greece 'may go elsewhere for deal'

Tue, 2015-02-10 01:52
Greece could turn to the US, Russia or China if it fails to reach a new debt agreement with the eurozone, its defence minister says.

Ukraine volunteer push near Mariupol

Tue, 2015-02-10 01:49
Volunteer fighters say they have launched a counter-offensive against pro-Russian separatists near the port city of Mariupol in eastern Ukraine.

VIDEO: Deadly tipper truck crash investigated

Tue, 2015-02-10 01:48
Investigations are continuing into a tipper truck crash in Bath that left a child and three adults dead.

Cruise wreck captain awaits verdict

Tue, 2015-02-10 01:48
Survivors in Italy await the end of the trial of Francesco Schettino, the man at the centre of the Costa Concordia cruise ship disaster.

Cuts halve hours at £189m library

Tue, 2015-02-10 01:45
The opening hours at Birmingham's new £189m library are to be cut by nearly half to save money, the city council confirms.

Girl, 4, among Bath truck crash dead

Tue, 2015-02-10 01:44
A four-year-old girl walking with her grandmother was among the four people killed in a tipper truck crash in Bath on Monday.

Spider-Man swings into Marvel films

Tue, 2015-02-10 01:36
Web-slinging superhero Spider-Man is going to appear in Marvel's cinematic universe after Sony reaches a deal with Disney.

Rent-to-own customers 'ripped off'

Tue, 2015-02-10 01:35
Hundreds of thousands of customers who buy household goods though rent-to-own schemes are being "ripped off", a group of MPs has concluded

North should not have stayed on

Tue, 2015-02-10 01:30
Rugby's governing body says George North should have been taken off after a clash of heads in the Wales v England match.

VIDEO: Shops whip up Fifty Shades profits

Tue, 2015-02-10 01:28
Along with pre-booked cinema tickets, several other business appear to be cashing in on the release of Fifty Shades of Grey.