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Kidnapped reporter freed in Somalia

2 hours 43 min ago
Journalist Michael Scott Moore, a dual US and German citizen, is released after nearly three years in captivity in Somalia, officials say.

IS 'not America's fight alone'

2 hours 53 min ago
President Obama hails the support of Arab nations in air strikes which reportedly killed dozens of Islamic State and jihadist militants in Syria.

Australian 'terror suspect' killed

2 hours 55 min ago
A teenager said to have made threats to Australian PM Tony Abbott is shot dead after stabbing two police in Melbourne, reports say.

Ofsted rejects claims of tip-offs

3 hours 3 min ago
An Ofsted investigation rejects claims academies had unfair warnings of inspections, but says an email with a schedule had been mistakenly sent.

DJ Travis guilty of indecent assault

3 hours 4 min ago
Former Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis is convicted of one count of indecent assault in 1995 but cleared of two further charges.

Spain scraps tighter abortion law

3 hours 5 min ago
Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy drops plans to limit abortion to cases of rape or where the mother's health is at serious risk.

VIDEO: 'I met somebody called Elizabeth'

3 hours 16 min ago
Ed Miliband's speech is peppered with references to people he has met recently, including apprentice Elizabeth.

Doubt over RVH child heart surgery

3 hours 22 min ago
The future of children's cardiac surgery at Belfast's Royal Victoria Hospital is in serious doubt, as Health Minister Edwin Poots reveals an expert review has recommended the service moves to Dublin.

VIDEO: 'Mass murder': Survivors describe boat horror

3 hours 31 min ago
Three Palestinian survivors of a refugee boat sinking have told the BBC they saw people smugglers deliberately ram the boat, and then chop the hands off those who clung to the sides of the vessel.

Bin Laden son-in-law jailed for life

3 hours 34 min ago
Osama Bin Laden's son-in-law, who was an al-Qaeda spokesman, is sentenced to life in prison for terrorism-related charges in New York.

Anfield stadium expansion approved

3 hours 47 min ago
Liverpool FC are given permission to increase Anfield stadium's capacity from 45,000 to about 59,000 as part of a £100m expansion plan.

Showground charges over boy's death

4 hours 16 sec ago
Organisers of the Royal Highland Show face trial over alleged safety breaches, including an incident which resulted in a young boy's death.

VIDEO: Alice: suspect's mother-in-law speaks

4 hours 10 min ago
The mother-in-law of the main suspect in the disappearance of 14-year-old schoolgirl Alice Gross has told the BBC she hopes Arnis Zalkalns will be caught soon.

Alice suspect 'made weapon to kill'

4 hours 20 min ago
The prime suspect in the investigation to find Alice Gross murdered his wife with homemade weapons, court documents reveal.

The struggle to claim the month of October

4 hours 44 min ago
The struggle to claim the month of October

'Chubby' Brown is fined at hospital

4 hours 57 min ago
Comedian Roy "Chubby" Brown is handed a parking ticket at a hospital minutes after handing over a £5,000 cheque to help cancer patients.

Broadband voucher scheme overhauled

5 hours 21 sec ago
A scheme aimed at getting subsidised fast broadband out to businesses is to be overhauled following low take-up.

Turkey hints at Iraq hostage swap

5 hours 13 min ago
Turkey's President Erdogan does not deny reports that 49 hostages, mostly Turks, were freed by Islamic State (IS) as part of a prisoner swap.

VIDEO: NHS staff to help in Ebola areas

5 hours 24 min ago
The World Health Organization has warned the number of people with the Ebola virus could reach 20,000 by November if swift action is not taken now.

AUDIO: Manic Street Preachers music 'hard-wired'

5 hours 26 min ago
The Manic Street Preachers have been talking to John Wilson for the new series of Mastertapes, to be broadcast on Radio 4 in November.

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