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US appoints Gary Hart as NI envoy

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 9:26pm
US Secretary of State John Kerry sends former senator Gary Hart to act as his envoy at the multi-party political talks at Stormont.

VIDEO: Monument honours the Land Girls

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 8:26pm
A sculpture created in honour of women who served in the Land Army during World War Two - built with £85,000 in donations - is unveiled.

VIDEO: Near miss at Donetsk stadium

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 8:19pm
A young girl has had a lucky escape after part of the glass facade of a stadium in Donetsk crashed to the ground, narrowly missing her.

VIDEO: Swedish search for 'foreign sub' in bay

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 7:56pm
Naval vessels searching Swedish waters for a suspected foreign submarine are focusing on a bay near the capital, Stockholm.

CSKA Moscow 2-2 Man City

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 7:51pm
Manchester City surrender a two-goal lead to draw at CSKA Moscow, leaving their Champions League hopes in the balance.

Canada car killer's passport seized

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 7:47pm
A man who struck two Canadian soldiers with his car, killing one of them, had had his passport seized by police for suspected terror ties.

Spy chief's parting warning on online privacy

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 7:46pm
Spy chief's parting warning on online privacy

Rodgers backs 'big-game' Balotelli

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 7:43pm
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers backs misfiring Mario Balotelli to hit form in Wednesday's meeting with Real Madrid.

Ebola serum for Africa 'in weeks'

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 7:39pm
Treatments to tackle the Ebola outbreak in West Africa should become available in the coming weeks and months, says the World Health Organization.

Infant bodies found in Canada locker

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 7:27pm
The bodies of up to four infants "of a very young age" have been found in a storage locker in Winnipeg, say police.

VIDEO: Planes wobble as they land in storm

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 7:20pm
Planes wobble at they come in to land at Manchester Airport, during stormy weather on Tuesday.

Conman pretended to be quadriplegic

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 7:15pm
A fraudster admits conning a neighbour out of £40,000 by pretending to be a quadriplegic and in a coma for two years.

North Korea frees detained US man

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 6:59pm
Jeffrey Fowle, one of three US citizens held in North Korea, has been released and is on his way home, US officials say.

Taylor outlines retirement plan

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 6:49pm
Phil Taylor says he plans to retire from competitive darts in "two or three years", but will stay in the game.

VIDEO: More UK medics travel to Ebola area

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 6:49pm
International development secretary Justine Greening travels with soldiers from the Royal Army Medical Corps to Ebola-hit Sierra Leone.

ICC warns Kenya on Kenyatta leaks

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 6:26pm
The International Criminal Court warns the Kenyan government against leaking information from President Uhuru Kenyatta's case to the media.

VIDEO: Polish MEP on joining UKIP group

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 6:18pm
The BBC's Damian Grammaticas speaks to Robert Iwaszkiewicz about joining the UKIP grouping in the European Parliament

Ambassador demands Top Gear apology

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 5:55pm
The Argentine ambassador to the UK calls for the BBC to make a public apology following the row over an edition of Top Gear filmed in the South American country.

Oscar Pistorius begins jail sentence

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 5:46pm
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius begins serving time in jail, after being sentenced for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

My Man Utd not antiquated - Ferguson

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 5:21pm
Sir Alex Ferguson defends himself against suggestions David Moyes inherited an "antiquated" structure at Manchester United.