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Rubber bullets used on Everton fans

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 1:06pm
Rubber bullets and a stun grenade were used against Everton supporters in a disturbance before the club's match in Lille, French police say.

'Modern day slavery' farmer jailed

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 1:05pm
A horse farmer who forced a "terrified" vulnerable man to work unpaid for 13 years in "modern day slavery" is jailed for four-and-a-half years.

Asda faces mass action on equal pay

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 1:01pm
Asda, the UK's second largest retailer, is facing a mass legal action over equal pay by women who work in their stores.

First transplant of 'dead' heart

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 1:00pm
Surgeons in Australia say they have performed the first heart transplant using a "dead heart".

VIDEO: Police spy 'was paid to love me'

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 12:58pm
The Metropolitan Police is to pay more than £400,000 to a woman whose child was fathered by a man who she did not know was an undercover police officer.

Mile-long blood trail investigated

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 12:52pm
Police investigate a trail of blood stretching more than a mile through the streets of Hull.

'Window of opportunity' for Wales

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 12:38pm
Wales now has a "window of opportunity" to rebalance wealth and power in the UK, Plaid Cymru's leader is expected to tell her party's conference later.

Women propose sex strike for peace

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 12:38pm
Female peace activists think the strike could force men to end armed conflict.

VIDEO: Namibian house prices create slums

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 12:34pm
Tamasin Ford reports on the effects of rapidly rising house prices in Windhoek, Namibia.

Tunis 'militant hideout' stormed

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 12:27pm
Tunisian security forces storm a house in a Tunis suburb to end a stand-off with armed militants, killing six people, officials say.

El Clasico in numbers

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 12:07pm
Ronaldo's hot streak, Messi's record, 500 million watching and mega assets on the pitch - Real Madrid v Barca has everything.

VIDEO: Crossbow bolt shot dog recovering

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 12:04pm
A Staffordshire bull terrier shot through the skull with a crossbow bolt is making a "miraculous" recovery following surgery.

The Queen sends her first tweet

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 11:51am
The Queen sends her first tweet to launch the London Science Museum's ambitious new Information Age gallery.

VIDEO: Information Age exhibition opens

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 11:46am
One of the most ambitious projects ever undertaken by the Science Museum has been opened by the Queen in London.

VIDEO: Gorilla gets 'Bake Off' birthday cake

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 11:43am
A gorilla with a fondness for pink celebrated her 40th birthday at London Zoo on Thursday with a colourful gourmet parsnip, potato and carrot cake.

VIDEO: Spider photobombs Ed Balls interview

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 11:37am
A spider has unexpectedly appeared on camera as Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls was being interviewed about the latest GDP figures.

VIDEO: Jessie J: I owe a lot to the MOBOs

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 11:26am
Singer Jessie J tells BBC News she owes a lot of her early exposure to the MOBO awards. The 26 year-old won best female singer at the award ceremony in London

Digital detox call for the Sabbath

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 11:20am
Could you switch off all your devices for 25 hours?

AUDIO: Mums on 'diabolical' holiday fines

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 11:07am
The Local Government Association says it is time to scrap a ban that stops parents in England taking children out of school for holidays during term-time. These mothers in Salford give their views.

Serbia awarded 3-0 Albania walkover

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 11:02am
Serbia are awarded a 3-0 walkover against Albania after their Euro 2016 qualifier was abandoned but lose three points.