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German treason probe row escalates

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 18:16
The German justice minister demands the sacking of the chief prosecutor over a treason investigation into the website

German MP opens home to migrants

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 18:16
A German conservative MP, Martin Patzelt, is looking after two Eritrean refugees in his home and helping them find jobs.

Your rainbow images around the world

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 18:09
Your rainbow images around the world

Handcuffed pupils lead to US lawsuit

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 18:07
A new lawsuit has alleged that school officials in Kentucky improperly restrained schoolchildren, causing them physical and emotional pain.

Guy claims gold in 200m freestyle

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 17:54
Britain's James Guy wins 200m freestyle gold at the World Swimming Championships while Adam Peaty sets new 50m breaststroke record.

VIDEO: 'I thought I was safe as a runaway'

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 17:54
Sarah used to runaway from home, but now says she did not understand the dangers.

Why might women feel temperature differently to men?

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 17:48
Why might women feel temperature differently to men?

Sudan accused of bombing civilians

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 17:46
Amnesty International accuses Sudan's army of committing war crimes by bombing and shelling civilian areas in its South Kordofan region.

Johnson unfazed by crowd's taunting

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 17:45
Australia fast bowler Mitchell Johnson shrugs off the persistent barracking he is receiving from England supporters in the Ashes.

Roma agree £14m fee for Dzeko

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 17:41
Manchester City striker Edin Dzeko is set to join Serie A side Roma after the clubs agree a £14m fee.

Doping claims sensationalist - IAAF

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 17:31
Allegations of widespread doping in athletics are "sensationalist and confusing", according to the sport's governing body.

How do you transport a lion's head?

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 17:24
Three US airlines say they will not transport animal "trophies" after the killing of Cecil the lion. But how would a hunter transport a dead lion around the world?

Bus hits man on Kingsway, Swansea

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 17:24
A man is hit by a bus on The Kingsway in Swansea city centre.

Giant inflatable minion stops traffic

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 17:21
A giant inflatable minion has been causing trouble in Dublin after escaping from a nearby fairground.

Agency nurse held over assault claim

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 17:19
An agency nurse is arrested following an alleged assault at a care home in County Tyrone.

Cecil the lion 'should be displayed'

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 17:18
A Zimbabwe conservation group says it wants the head of Cecil the lion to be mounted in a case in Hwange National Park, where he was killed last month.

Olympic odysseys: Five global stories

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 17:14
A year ahead of the Olympic Games in Rio, five remarkable athletes from across the globe tell their compelling stories.

Police teen searches 'unsustainable'

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 17:09
One of the UK's most senior chief constables says tracing runaway teenagers takes up too much police time and is a job for social workers.

Picasso 'national treasure' seized

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 16:14
A Picasso artwork considered to be a national treasure by Spanish authorities is seized by French customs in Corsica.

Russia renews bid for Arctic regions

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 16:09
President Putin renews Russia's claim to about 1.2 million sq km (463,000 sq miles) of the Arctic shelf in a new submission to the United Nations.