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AUDIO: Rotherham grandfather on 13-year-old's abuse

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 11:24am
The grandfather of one girl who was abused in Rotherham spoke to BBC Radio 5 live's Dan Johnson and described the day the 13 year old went missing after school.

Fresh appeal over Edinburgh murder

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 11:21am
Police are making a fresh appeal for information a week after Robbie Morrison was murdered in Edinburgh.

Libya's prime minister resigns

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 11:18am
Abdullah al-Thinni steps down as Libya's prime minister in a bid to end the power struggle dividing the country.

UN demands peacekeepers' release

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 11:00am
The UN calls for their "immediate release" of 43 Fijian peacekeepers in the Syrian Golan Heights, captured by an armed group.

Predictions: Lawro v Sarah Harding

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 10:58am
BBC Sport's football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on Tumble's Sarah Harding and Leon Fagbemi in his Premier League predictions.

Salmond: Eurosceptics 'are damaging'

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 10:50am
The Scottish first minister claims the "politics of Euroscepticism" at Westminster are "deeply damaging" for Scotland.

Man dies after 'street assault'

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 10:45am
A man dies in hospital four days after being allegedly assaulted outside a pub in Caerphilly town centre.

Australian actor Bill Kerr dies

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 10:44am
Australian actor Bill Kerr, "the boy from Wagga Wagga" who became one of Tony Hancock's radio sidekicks in the 1950s, dies in Perth at the age of 92.

VIDEO: Tech review: This week's headlines

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 10:38am
A camera harness for dogs from GoPro, plus other tech news.

Gold-diggers returning to beach

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 10:36am
At least one piece of gold is found on a beach in Kent where a German artist has buried £10,000 worth of bullion.

Two in hospital after collisions

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 10:18am
Two people are taken to hospital, one by air ambulance, after separate serious crashes in the north east of Scotland.

Volcano erupts in Papua New Guinea

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 10:14am
Papua New Guinea's eastern Mount Tavurvur erupts, disrupting flights and spewing rocks and ash into the air.

Hodgson admits Shaw fitness concerns

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 10:14am
Roy Hodgson says he had concerns over Luke Shaw's fitness before Louis van Gaal's criticism of the left-back.

Biggest Japan defence budget sought

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 9:40am
Japan's defence ministry has requested its biggest ever budget amid severe tensions with China over a maritime dispute in the East China Sea.

Rivers 'resting' after health scare

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 9:30am
US comedienne Joan Rivers, 81, is "resting comfortably" and with her family after reportedly going into cardiac arrest during surgery on her vocal chords.

Nato crisis meeting on Ukraine

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 9:29am
Nato holds an emergency meeting to discuss the eastern Ukraine crisis, after presenting more evidence of direct Russian military involvement.

Swann denies witch hunt against Cook

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 9:27am
Graeme Swann renews his call for former team-mate Alastair Cook to end his captaincy of the England one-day side.

Tesco shares drop on profit warning

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 9:27am
Shares in the struggling supermarket Tesco have fallen more than 8% after the group cut its profit forecast and dividend.

2.6m historic pictures posted online

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 9:18am
An academic is posting millions of historic photos and illustrations to Flickr where they can be searched and copied without charge.

Bus and tram in Edinburgh collision

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 9:15am
A bus and a tram have collided as they travelled east towards Princes Street during the rush hour in Edinburgh.

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