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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.
Barcelona coach Luis Enrique says striker Luis Suarez will make his debut for the club against Real Madrid on Saturday.
Police investigate a trail of blood stretching more than a mile through the streets of Hull.
A British woman understood to have gone to Thailand for cosmetic surgery has died in an operation, officials in the country say.
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.
Tamasin Ford reports on the effects of rapidly rising house prices in Windhoek, Namibia.
A US doctor who returned to New York from Ebola-hit Guinea in West Africa becomes the first person to test positive for the virus in the city.
The 42-year-old son of an elderly couple killed in County Donegal is being questioned about their deaths.
Tunisian security forces storm a house in a Tunis suburb to end a stand-off with armed militants, killing six people, officials say.
The economy expanded at a slower pace in in the three months to 30 September following a 0.9% rise in the second quarter, the ONS said.
EU finance ministers agree to David Cameron's call for emergency talks after the UK is told it must pay an extra £1.7bn.
The Scottish government announces plans to reduce the country's drink-drive limit in time for Christmas, making the limit lower than in England.
Eleven people including a 12-year-old boy and a 15-year-old girl are arrested on suspicion of raping a woman at a property in Liverpool, police say.
Dozens of people are being monitored in Mali after the nation confirmed a two-year-old girl as its first Ebola case.
A Staffordshire bull terrier shot through the skull with a crossbow bolt is making a "miraculous" recovery following surgery.
The Metropolitan Police is to pay £425,000 to a woman whose child was fathered by a man she did not know was an undercover police officer.
The Queen sends her first tweet to launch the London Science Museum's ambitious new Information Age gallery.
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.
Rubber bullets and a stun grenade were used against Everton supporters in a disturbance before the club's match in Lille, French police say.
All but four bus lanes in Liverpool are to be scrapped after a year-long trial without them, the council decides.