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Missing woman's partner in court

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 11:18
The partner of a mother-of-four who has been missing for six days appears in court charged with her murder.

Harris attacks BBC books coverage

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:48
Novelist Robert Harris calls on the BBC to give books more coverage "at a time when they're really fighting like crazy for a bit of space".

Djokovic surges into semi-finals

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:47
Four-time champion Novak Djokovic beats Milos Raonic in straight sets to reach the Australian Open semi-finals.

Florida cat crawls out of grave

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:37
A cat in Florida who was presumed dead after being run over appears five days later having somehow escaped its grave.

Obama, Apple and the tax issue

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:33
The astonishing success of technology giant Apple raises again the issue of where it pays its taxes.

Real's Bale rules out Man Utd move

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:20
Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale rules out a move to Manchester United, saying he is "happy" at the Bernabeu.

Paralysed man's family demand answers

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:10
The family of a man left paralysed after being arrested receive an apology from the police watchdog for the length of its investigation.

Property sales reach seven-year high

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:06
Property sales across the UK rose by 14% last year to 1.22 million, the highest number since 2007, official statistics show.

Concern over NI courts budget cuts

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:03
The Lord Chief Justice says he has "significant concerns" about budget cuts to the Northern Ireland Courts and Tribunals Service (NICTS).

First step towards saving rhino

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:54
Experts are pinning their hopes on in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) to save the northern white rhino from extinction.

Ghostbusters: Female stars confirmed

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:45
Bridesmaids co-stars Kristen Wiig and Melissa McCarthy are to reunite in the all-female Ghostbusters sequel, its director Paul Feig confirms.

Greece will not default - PM Tsipras

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:38
New Greek PM Alexis Tsipras tells his first cabinet meeting his country will not default on its bailout debts, but will negotiate with creditors.

'I'm dying - this is the end'

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:37
As Kell Brook describes being stabbed on holiday, Ben Dirs asks why so many boxers encounter trouble outside the ring.

VIDEO: Icy blizzard brings Boston to halt

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:29
The blizzard which narrowly missed New York on Tuesday has instead dumped up to a metre of snow on New England in the US.

NHS 'crisis guidelines' questioned

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:24
New NHS guidelines to some hospitals in England about "major incidents" prompt claims ministers are seeking to deter hospitals from declaring a crisis.

Police warning to drivers over snow

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:21
Police advise motorists to take extra caution as snow begins to fall in some parts of Northern Ireland.

Flat profits at furniture group Ikea

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:12
Ikea, the world's biggest furniture retailer, reports flat profits for last year despite rising sales worldwide.

VIDEO: Tanks found in Brazil warehouse

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 08:58
Two tanks are found in a warehouse in Sao Paulo, Brazil, puzzling the authorities.

Mayweather & Pacquiao swap numbers

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 08:27
Welterweight greats Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather swap phone numbers at an NBA game in their first ever meeting.

Cigarette packs 'opposition growing'

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 08:27
The government faces growing disquiet from some Conservative MPs over plans to introduce standardised cigarette packaging in England, opponents believe.

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