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A County Armagh farmer who tried to use a forged will to inherit most of a £1m estate from an elderly woman has been sentenced to three years in prison.
The investigation into alleged inspection irregularities at three Norfolk schools will be reviewed by an "independent figure", says Ofsted.
Mike Ashley and Brian Kennedy join Dave King in offering Rangers a cash injection as director Philip Nash resigns.
Plaid Cymru MPs could help decide who takes power after next year's general election, party leader Leanne Wood tells its conference.
A mother poisoned herself and her two young daughters by drinking acid after struggling to get on with her in-laws, an inquest hears.
A "paranoid and controlling" former policeman is jailed for at least 28 years for killing his partner, who was stabbed 81 times.
The family of Ashya King say they will not yet return to the UK following his treatment in Prague as they do not feel safe to do so.
A controversial peak time closure of a slip road to ease congestion on the M4 near Port Talbot is 'a benefit', a review into the trial finds.
Serbia are awarded a 3-0 walkover against Albania after their Euro 2016 qualifier was abandoned but lose three points.
Asda, the UK's second largest retailer, is facing a mass legal action over equal pay by women who work in its stores.
A Burmese journalist taken into detention while covering clashes near the Thai border is shot dead while trying to escape, the army says.
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Rubber bullets and a stun grenade were used against Everton supporters in a disturbance before the club's match in Lille, French police say.
Scotland's financial watchdog flags up concerns about the accounts of three Scottish health boards.
Firefighters in England are to strike for four days from 31 October in a row over pensions, the Fire Brigades Union says.
Barcelona coach Luis Enrique says striker Luis Suarez will make his debut for the club against Real Madrid on Saturday.
Maria Sharapova goes out of the WTA Finals, ensuring Serena Williams will end 2014 as the world number one.
A 21-year-old student was killed driving to meet friends at a pop festival after taking ecstasy, an inquest hears.
Europe's biggest football clubs consider asking Fifa to hold the 2022 World Cup in May to avoid the intense summer heat.