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US mudslide death toll reaches 33

Mon, 2014-04-07 08:24
The number of dead in a mudslide that destroyed a town in the US state of Washington rises to 33 as workers battle the elements to locate the missing.

Collector does deal on art hoard

Mon, 2014-04-07 08:23
German art collector Cornelius Gurlitt, whose collection was seized by police in 2012, reaches a deal on the future of the 1,400 works.

VIDEO: Candle-lit vigil amid 'black box' hunt

Mon, 2014-04-07 08:23
Families are holding a candle-lit vigil for 239 people still missing after Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 disappeared on 8 March.

Three attacked with hammer in hotel

Mon, 2014-04-07 08:21
Three women are bludgeoned by a hammer-wielding attacker in a room at a central London hotel.

Asda to create 'up to 12,000 jobs'

Mon, 2014-04-07 08:20
Supermarket giant Asda will create up to 12,000 UK shop posts over the next five years, Asda owner Wal-Mart says.

Gunman kills Dutch priest in Syria

Mon, 2014-04-07 08:20
An elderly Dutch priest who had become well known for refusing to leave the besieged Syrian city of Homs has been shot dead by a gunman.

VIDEO: 'I saw a girl and had to help her'

Mon, 2014-04-07 08:13
Eyewitness Adam Cramer has described how he saved a child from drowning off the island of Tenerife, where two women died after being swept out to sea.

GB's Smith claims historic bronze

Mon, 2014-04-07 08:03
Zoe Smith becomes only the second British woman to win an overall European weightlifting medal by finishing third in Israel.

President urges apology for violence

Mon, 2014-04-07 08:01
The president of Ireland, Michael D Higgins, says those who inflicted violence in Northern Ireland should apologise and show more humility about the past.

Cavendish to miss l'Escaut race

Mon, 2014-04-07 08:00
Mark Cavendish pulls out of the Grand Prix de l'Escaut as he continues his recovery from a bout of flu.

Selfie Day: Who do we think we are?

Mon, 2014-04-07 07:59
BBC journalists think about who they are - by taking selfies

Life for 'brutal' murder of woman

Mon, 2014-04-07 07:53
A former soldier who stabbed his ex-girlfriend's flatmate to death and attempted to murder his former partner while holding them hostage for eight hours is jailed for life.

Hillsborough boy had stadium fears

Mon, 2014-04-07 07:52
A boy who died at the Hillsborough disaster had expressed concern about the stadium, his sister tells the inquest jury.

Obituary: Mickey Rooney

Mon, 2014-04-07 07:52
Hollywood's Mickey Rooney had a life as dramatic as any of his films

Fresh push to free Egypt reporters

Mon, 2014-04-07 07:52
Media organisations are renewing a call for the release of three al-Jazeera journalists who have been held for 100 days since being arrested in Egypt.

UN 'shame' over Rwanda genocide

Mon, 2014-04-07 07:44
The UN is ashamed over its failure to prevent the Rwandan genocide, Ban Ki-moon, amid emotional scenes on the 20th anniversary of the slaughter.

In pictures: Eastern Ukraine tension

Mon, 2014-04-07 07:21
Pro-Russia protesters seize government building

Rio Olympics remains Halsall's focus

Mon, 2014-04-07 07:19
Francesca Halsall says the Rio 2016 Olympics remains her priority as she prepares for this week's British Championships.

Aggression from video games studied

Mon, 2014-04-07 07:15
Feelings of aggression after playing video games are more likely to be linked to gameplay mechanics rather than violent content, a study suggests.

VIDEO: Moment 'people's republic declared'

Mon, 2014-04-07 07:10
Pro-Russian protesters who seized the regional government building in the Ukrainian city of Donetsk are reported to have declared a "people's republic".
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