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Mexico charges troops with homicide

3 hours 10 min ago
Mexico's attorney general has charged three soldiers with murder during a shootout with 22 alleged gang members on 30 June.

Premiere for Spandau Ballet film

3 hours 11 min ago
Eighties pop legends Spandau Ballet perform some of their greatest hits at the premiere of a film about their at times turbulent career.

New help for families of missing

3 hours 17 min ago
A law that makes it easier to declare missing people dead comes into force in England and Wales on Wednesday after a long campaign.

Body found during Alice Gross search

3 hours 25 min ago
Police investigating the disappearance of missing 14-year-old schoolgirl Alice Gross find a body in a west London river.

Man charged over Oklahoma beheading

3 hours 28 min ago
An Oklahoma man accused of beheading a female colleague after being fired from his job has been charged with first-degree murder.

Fraternity culture and college rape

3 hours 42 min ago
Are US fraternities doing enough to stop campus rape?

City phone calls need area code

3 hours 43 min ago
Local landline calls in the Aberdeen area and four other UK cities now require the area code to be dialled under changes aimed at freeing up more numbers.

VIDEO: Windows 10 'brings back familiarity'

3 hours 44 min ago
Microsoft has disclosed the first details of Windows 10 - its next operating system (OS).

Business booming for female comics

4 hours 20 min ago
Female comics are enjoying a surge in popularity with audiences flocking to see acts including Miranda Hart and Sarah Millican, according to a set of new findings.

Tom and Jerry carries racism warning

4 hours 22 min ago
Tom and Jerry cartoons on television are being accompanied by a warning that they may depict scenes of "racial prejudice".

Warning of university 'cold spots'

4 hours 22 min ago
There are warnings that a lack of higher education in some parts of England could hamper the growth of local economies.

Connie Converse: The first singer-songwriter

4 hours 36 min ago
The mystery of Connie Converse, the original singer-songwriter

The Iraqis who laugh at Islamic State

4 hours 37 min ago
How Iraqis are using comedy to tackle fear of Islamic State

Is yoga really about exercise?

4 hours 41 min ago
US yoga practitioners insist it isn't primarily about fitness. But the definition can be flexible.

Dalit widows appointed priests

4 hours 47 min ago
Two Dalit widows are appointed priests at a temple in south-west India, in a rare move for a country where caste prejudice is still rife.

Remembering the work of Shirley Baker

4 hours 48 min ago
One photographer's take on 1960s Britain

VIDEO: The day Ivan got hitched to Ove

4 hours 50 min ago
How legalising same sex unions changed lives for one gay couple

How Bosnia is helping Cyprus find peace

4 hours 51 min ago
How Bosnia is helping Cyprus find peace

Councils 'swamped' by rights checks

4 hours 52 min ago
Councils in England and Wales are being overwhelmed with requests to ensure the human rights of vulnerable people are not being abused.

Teen killed 'to teach her a lesson'

4 hours 52 min ago
A man strangled his 16-year-old pregnant girlfriend to death with a scarf "to teach her a lesson", a court hears.

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