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Media can name Taser death officers

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 21:18
Five police officers who wanted anonymity at an inquest into a man shot with a Taser will be named unless they win an appeal, a coroner rules.
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UKIP secures control of £1.5m EU cash

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 21:05
UKIP has secured a share of more than £1.5m in EU funding normally set aside for parties promoting integration, Newsnight learns.
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VIDEO: Items priced at 1p after online glitch

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 21:02
With more and more people turning to the internet to do their Christmas shopping, there is huge pressure on retailers to ensure gifts are delivered in time.
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In pictures: Sydney siege

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 20:53
Armed police seal off an area around a cafe
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Man survives nine cardiac arrests

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 20:12
Father who survived nine cardiac arrests
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May wants more powerful abuse inquiry

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 20:04
An inquiry into historical child sex abuse should be able to compel witnesses to give evidence and have statutory powers, Home Secretary Theresa May has said.
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VIDEO: May: 'Torture is abhorrent and wrong'

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 19:48
The Home Secretary Theresa May has rejected calls for a judge lead inquiry into whether British intelligence agents colluded in alleged torture by the CIA.
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Golf needs speeding up - McIlroy

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 19:10
World number one Rory McIlroy calls for a faster version of golf in a bid to attract young players to the sport.
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VIDEO: Bond filming under way after script theft

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 19:10
While Daniel Craig has been filming some of the first scenes of the next James Bond adventure Spectre in London cyber hackers have managed to steal and leak an early draft of the film's script.
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10,000 hit by Heathrow flight chaos

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 19:06
Up to 10,000 passengers at Heathrow alone were affected by an air traffic control computer failure, the transport secretary confirms.
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Miliband: We're serious on immigration

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 19:01
Ed Miliband says there can be no doubting how important an issue immigration is for Labour - as he dismisses leaked guidance advising its campaigners to talk about other policies.
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Peat is Amazon's carbon superstore

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 18:59
Satellite data reveals that the most dense stores of carbon in Amazonia is not above ground in trees but below ground in peatlands.
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BT in talks to buy EE for £12.5bn

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 18:38
Telecoms giant BT is in exclusive talks to buy EE - Britain's largest mobile network group - for £12.5bn.
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11 dogs rescued from isolated gorge

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 18:36
Eleven dogs from a hunt pack are rescued after becoming trapped in a gorge near Aberystwyth.
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VIDEO: Dog rescued from frozen pond

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 18:31
Fire crews rescued a dog which fell through ice while chasing a duck across a frozen pond in Arbroath.
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Strike threat over 'draconian' cuts

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 18:25
Trade unions threaten strike action in response to what they call "draconian" cuts to public services in Northern Ireland.
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Fare-dodging banker banned from City

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 18:05
A London banker who regularly travelled to work without buying a train ticket is banned from working in the financial services industry.
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Adkins sacked as Reading manager

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 18:03
Reading sack manager Nigel Adkins after 20 months in charge of the Championship club.
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Slavery arrests in factory raid

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 18:00
An anti-slavery raid on a factory in Greater Manchester finds immigrants from Eastern Europe allegedly paid £2 an hour and working 80-hour weeks, police say.
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Cameron criticised on NI talks exit

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 17:57
Two former Northern Ireland Secretaries of State express concern about the prime minister's handling of last week's political talks in Belfast.
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