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PFA backs rapist Evans to play again

9 October 2014 - 7:05am
PFA chief Gordon Taylor says convicted rapist Ched Evans has every right to return to playing when he is released this month.

VIDEO: John Humphrys meets Johnny Rotten

9 October 2014 - 7:00am
The BBC's fearless interrogator comes face-to-face with the king of Punk.

Councils warn services to disappear

9 October 2014 - 6:57am
Key services will be dismantled and the "very fabric" of communities will be tested after a £146m budget cut, warn council leaders.

Anger as Ebola nurse's dog put down

9 October 2014 - 6:48am
Health authorities in Spain put to death the dog of a nurse infected with the Ebola virus in Madrid, sparking protests from animal rights groups.

VIDEO: 'My son joined Islamic State'

9 October 2014 - 6:43am
A Belgian man whose adopted son travelled to Syria to join Islamic State gives an insight into life with the militants.

VIDEO: FA Cup 50: Thomas' Reds redemption

9 October 2014 - 6:41am
BBC Sport looks back at 50 iconic FA Cup goals in the build-up to the first round proper, which takes place in November.

Australian lost in bush for 17 days

9 October 2014 - 6:40am
An Australian woman has survived 17 days lost in the bush in northern Queensland with no food, local reports say.

Budget proposals to be discussed

9 October 2014 - 6:32am
Proposals for the latest round of financial allocations to the Stormont departments will be brought to a meeting of the executive later.

Former lawyer eyes Ironman crown

9 October 2014 - 6:27am
Rachel Joyce swapped her law degree for a career as a triathlete. Now she wants to win the Ironman World Championship.

Care in England 'not good enough'

9 October 2014 - 6:18am
The chief inspector of adult social care at the Care Quality Commission tells the BBC "too much awful care" is happening in England.

Terror policing review put on hold

9 October 2014 - 5:29am
Home Secretary Theresa May postpones plans to review who should co-ordinate counter-terrorism policing until after the general election.

Vietnam tanker crew freed by pirates

9 October 2014 - 5:19am
A Vietnamese oil tanker which went missing last week was seized by pirates who stole some of its cargo before releasing the crew, officials say.

Australia in first IS bombing raid

9 October 2014 - 5:06am
Australia carries out its first raid in Iraq on what officials said was an Islamic State facility, with a fighter jet dropping two bombs.

VIDEO: Far right on Facebook

9 October 2014 - 4:46am
The anti-immigration group with half a million 'likes'

VIDEO: Anorexia explored in new graphic novel

9 October 2014 - 4:36am
One woman turns her battle with anorexia into graphic novel

More paramedics quitting NHS jobs

9 October 2014 - 4:26am
Increasing numbers of paramedics are leaving NHS ambulance services, with senior staff saying crews are under greater pressure to meet demand.

Asia shares rise on US Fed minutes

9 October 2014 - 3:27am
Asian markets are trading higher after minutes from the US Federal Reserve's policy meeting reduced fears of an early interest rate increase.

By-election voters going to polls

9 October 2014 - 3:24am
Voters are going to the polls to elect new MPs in the Clacton and Heywood and Middleton by-elections, with results due in the early hours of Friday morning.

VIDEO: Cambodian workers want higher wages

9 October 2014 - 3:11am
Workers in Cambodia's garment factories are angry the prime minister has refused to support a rise in the minimum wage.

Bionic arm restores sense of feeling

9 October 2014 - 2:56am
Advances in bionic hands have restored a sense of touch to two patients for more than a year, report US scientists.

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