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US bank in record $16.7bn settlement

19 min 28 sec ago
Bank of America has agreed to pay a record $16.7bn (£10bn) to US authorities for misrepresenting the quality of loans sold to investors.
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BBC Sir Cliff coverage 'appropriate'

23 min 49 sec ago
BBC "acted appropriately" in covering police search of Sir Cliff Richard's home, says director general
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Hodgson tells players to move abroad

27 min 51 sec ago
England manager Roy Hodgson says his country's young players would benefit from playing regular first-team football abroad.
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VIDEO: Salmond defends oil predictions

37 min 21 sec ago
Scotland's First Minister, Alex Salmond, has defended the Scottish government's estimates of oil reserves, after a warning yesterday from a leading industry figure.
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Many Ukraine troops killed in battle

39 min 2 sec ago
Ukraine says 19 of its troops have died in a battle near Donetsk as checks are made on Russian aid lorries at the border.
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Israel kills top Hamas commanders

45 min 47 sec ago
An Israeli air strike kills three senior Hamas military commanders as Israel vows to pursue its Gaza campaign until it achieves "full security".
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No sex charges for undercover police

47 min 37 sec ago
Several undercover police officers accused of starting relationships with women will not face sexual offence charges, prosecutors say.
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VIDEO: The MI5 hunt for journalist's killer

48 min 39 sec ago
The intelligence services and the police are trying to identify the masked man, believed to be British, filmed murdering the American journalist James Foley.
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Hunt on for 'UK' beheading suspect

50 min 16 sec ago
Police and security services are trying to identify a jihadist - thought to be British - in connection with the killing of US journalist James Foley.
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Liverpool agree £16m Balotelli fee

1 hour 5 min ago
Liverpool agree a £16m fee with Italian club AC Milan to sign former Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli.
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Russia widens McDonald's food probe

1 hour 8 min ago
Russia's main consumer watchdog announces unscheduled checks on a number of McDonald's restaurants as part of an investigation into food standards.
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One dead in light aircraft crash

1 hour 17 min ago
A man has been killed in a light aircraft crash near Buckingham, Thames Valley Police say.
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Police officer jailed over tip-off

1 hour 28 min ago
An ex-police officer who tipped off his girlfriend over confidential information about her brother being reported for drug offences is jailed.
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Barber bans women from hair salon

1 hour 32 min ago
A barber bans women from his newly-opened city centre salon - and says people who criticise him are "feminists and mavericks".
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Moody quits Palace over text claims

1 hour 35 min ago
Crystal Palace sporting director Iain Moody resigns following allegations over racist, sexist and homophobic texts.
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UKIP pledges to cut income taxes

1 hour 39 min ago
UKIP sets out details of the taxation strategy that will be part of its manifesto in next year's general election.
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Di Maria wants to leave Real Madrid

1 hour 45 min ago
Angel Di Maria has rejected the offer of a new Real Madrid contract and wants to leave the European champions.
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Social network cannot stop IS posts

1 hour 51 min ago
The creators of a social network being used by Islamic State militants have admitted they cannot prevent the spread of extremist material.
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Charity chief defends £12k expenses

1 hour 56 min ago
A former race equality chief tells his fraud trial he did not need approval to use two company cheques to pay his £12k credit card bill as he was only covering expenses.
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Radio host Gerry Anderson dies at 69

1 hour 59 min ago
Gerry Anderson, one of Northern Ireland's best known presenters, dies after a long illness.
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