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Man driving ambulance dies in crash

Fri, 2015-04-10 14:25
A man driving an ambulance - who police say was not an ambulance staff member - dies in a crash with a bus near York.

Fiennes completes desert marathon

Fri, 2015-04-10 13:33
Sir Ranulph Fiennes becomes the oldest Briton to finish the Marathon des Sables after running for six days.

Electric car buyers 'need to hurry'

Fri, 2015-04-10 13:02
Why electric car buyers may need to hurry

India protest at Pakistan bail move

Fri, 2015-04-10 13:01
India formally protests to Pakistan over its decision to release on bail the suspected mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks.

Cameron confirms £8bn NHS pledge

Fri, 2015-04-10 12:57
A Conservative government would put an extra £8bn into the NHS in England by 2020, David Cameron will say - but Labour says it is a panic move and is unfunded.

US deputies suspended over beating

Fri, 2015-04-10 12:56
Ten California officers have been placed on administrative lead after they were filmed beating a suspect during his arrest.

Brighton & Hove Albion 0-2 Bournemouth

Fri, 2015-04-10 12:56
Bournemouth edge closer to promotion to the Premier League after two second-half goals seal victory over Brighton.

Galloway broke election law - Labour

Fri, 2015-04-10 12:25
Labour accuses George Galloway of breaching election law by making false statements about its candidate in the Bradford West seat he's defending.

Superb Spieth in control at Masters

Fri, 2015-04-10 11:58
Jordan Spieth takes command of the Masters with a superb six-under-par 66 for a four-shot clubhouse lead.

Boy blinded by fairy wand loses case

Fri, 2015-04-10 11:43
The family of a boy who was partially blinded after being hit in the eye with a fairy wand by a classmate in school has lost a High Court battle for damages.

VIDEO: Belsen survivor meets liberator

Fri, 2015-04-10 11:38
A woman who survived the Holocaust and was in Bergen-Belsen as World War Two ended has met one of the British soldiers who liberated the camp.

Jockey McNamara to miss National

Fri, 2015-04-10 11:19
Lord Windermere jockey Robbie McNamara is out of the Grand National after a fall at Wexford.

Germany to bring back 100 tanks

Fri, 2015-04-10 11:02
Germany plans to bring 100 mothballed tanks back into service in an apparent response to rising tensions with Russia over Ukraine.

Chile prisoners 'extorted Spaniards'

Fri, 2015-04-10 10:58
Spanish police break up an extortion ring run by Chilean jail inmates who allegedly cold-called Spanish civilians demanding kidnap ransoms.

Record candidates for Greens and UKIP

Fri, 2015-04-10 10:56
UKIP and the Green Party are standing in a record number of seats at the general election, according to Press Association figures.

Malala Yousafzai gets asteroid

Fri, 2015-04-10 10:48
Nasa names an asteroid after schoolgirl campaigner Malala Yousafzai.

Much-needed aid arrives in Yemen

Fri, 2015-04-10 10:45
Two planes arrive in Yemen with some 32 tonnes of much-needed aid after being delayed awaiting clearance from fighters in the conflict.

VIDEO: What matters to a film producer?

Fri, 2015-04-10 10:31
Lucie Wenigerova is a Czech film producer living in London who is unhappy at the treatment of immigrants in Britain

Sterling happy if playing - Sturridge

Fri, 2015-04-10 10:22
Liverpool winger Raheem Sterling will be happy at the club if he is playing regularly, says team-mate Daniel Sturridge.

VIDEO: Week two of election campaigning

Fri, 2015-04-10 10:16
BBC News rounds up the second week of election campaigning.

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