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Woman dies after being hit by tree

9 min 56 sec ago
A woman dies after being hit by a falling tree in high winds in London, while three people are injured in a separate incident in West Sussex.
Categories: International News

UK man 'killed fighting in Syria'

10 min 4 sec ago
A British man who travelled to Syria to fight with Islamic State group has been killed, his mosque says.
Categories: International News

Maíria Cahill cases to be reviewed

11 min 16 sec ago
Three cases linked to the alleged sexual abuse of Belfast woman Maíria Cahill are to be reviewed, the Public Prosecution Service has announced.
Categories: International News

8 officers investigated over death

14 min 31 sec ago
The death of a woman following reports of domestic abuse sparks an investigation into the conduct of eight police officers.
Categories: International News

70mph winds batter Welsh coastline

20 min 41 sec ago
Gusts of wind up to 70mph hit the coast of Wales with hundreds of homes left without power as the remains of Hurricane Gonzalo arrive in the UK overnight.
Categories: International News

Land Girls memorial to be unveiled

24 min 31 sec ago
A sculpture created in honour of women who served in the Land Army during World War Two - built with £85,000 in donations - is to be unveiled.
Categories: International News

Canada hit-and-run man 'radicalised'

31 min 18 sec ago
A man who struck two Canadian soldiers with his car before he was shot dead by police had been "radicalised", Canada's PM says.
Categories: International News

'Rapid deterioration' in jail safety

32 min 29 sec ago
There has been a rapid deterioration in the state of jails in England and Wales with cracks in the system of widening, the chief prison of inspector warns.
Categories: International News

Tesco's sales fall faster than rivals

40 min 23 sec ago
Tesco's sales are falling faster than any of its competitors as it loses market share to discounters Aldi and Lidl as well as upmarket rival Waitrose.
Categories: International News

Exam appeals change 45,500 grades

44 min 24 sec ago
The number of complaints about GCSE and A-level marking rose sharply this year, with a fifth of challenges leading to grade changes, says Ofqual.
Categories: International News

Pakistan Taliban sack spokesman

47 min 52 sec ago
The Pakistan Taliban sack their spokesman Shahidullah Shahid after he pledged allegiance to Islamic State (IS).
Categories: International News

VIDEO: Storms hit UK amid hurricane aftermath

50 min 29 sec ago
The view from County Down, Huddersfield and Heathrow airport, as the tail-end of Hurricane Gonzalo hits the UK.
Categories: International News

AUDIO: Kellie: My brothers don't accept me

51 min 31 sec ago
Kellie Maloney says her brothers have not accepted her decision to become a woman.
Categories: International News

VIDEO: Daniel finds dark side at Horns premiere

55 min 55 sec ago
Actor Daniel Radcliffe attended the premiere of his latest film Horns which tells the story of a young man wrongly accused of murder
Categories: International News

Patients 'fleeing' Wales denial

57 min 3 sec ago
Claims that thousands of patients from Wales are seeking treatment in England because they are not happy with the Welsh NHS are dismissed.
Categories: International News

Kincora not included in UK inquiry

1 hour 24 sec ago
The Secretary of State Theresa Villiers says allegations of abuse at the east Belfast Kincora Boys Home will not be included in a new UK-wide inquiry into child sex abuse.
Categories: International News

Pistorius given five years in jail

1 hour 1 min ago
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius is sentenced to five years in jail for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Categories: International News

'Bite mark' on murder victim's body

1 hour 3 min ago
A retired odontologist tells the World's End murder trial that marks on Christine Eadie's body were a possible human bite mark.
Categories: International News

Peerage for immigration campaigner

1 hour 4 min ago
Immigration campaigner Sir Andrew Green is among several public figures to be nominated for a peerage by David Cameron.
Categories: International News

Jones and Hook overlooked by Wales

1 hour 5 min ago
Uncapped Ospreys prop Nicky Smith is in Wales' squad for the autumn Tests, but James Hook and Adam Jones miss out.
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