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Gordon Brown 'to stand down' as MP

BBC News - 34 min 25 sec ago
Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown is to announce "within days" that he will stand down as an MP at the next election, reports suggest.
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Petrol bomb thrown at police station

BBC News - 42 min 51 sec ago
A petrol bomb is thrown over the perimeter wall of the police station in Warrenpoint, County Down.
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VIDEO: 'Stop radicalisation before it happens'

BBC News - 57 min 34 sec ago
Police stopped four or five terrorist attacks in 2014, says Met Police Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe.
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Doubts on Iran deal as deadline looms

BBC News - 58 min 19 sec ago
Doubts grow that Monday's deadline for a deal on Iran's nuclear programme will be met at talks in Vienna, as negotiators admit "big gaps" remain.
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VIDEO: Understanding autism: Living in a box

BBC News - 59 min 47 sec ago
Shop worker Hayley Bicker wanted to raise awareness on autism after feeling shocked at people's reaction to an autistic child in a supermarket
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New web data powers plan for police

BBC News - 1 hour 7 min ago
A law forcing communications firms to keep details that could help identify criminals using the internet is being planned by the home secretary.
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'Reality dawning' on council mergers

BBC News - 1 hour 13 min ago
The "reality is dawning" on local councils that mergers will bring a significant and permanent change, the public services minister says.
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VIDEO: Trierweiler: 'It wasn't a suicide attempt'

BBC News - 1 hour 17 min ago
When President Hollande was photographed on the back of a scooter at his mistress' apartment it was a story that made headlines all over the world and it lead to the break-up of his relationship with the First Lady, Valerie Trierweiler.
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Windsurfer pulled from sea dies

BBC News - 1 hour 37 min ago
A windsurfer dies after getting into difficulty off the coast of Portsmouth.
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Welsh parties fear UKIP, says MEP

BBC News - 1 hour 42 min ago
Other political parties are equally frightened of the threat posed by UKIP, the party's Welsh MEP Nathan Gill tells BBC Wales.
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Smash 'splits family's car in two'

BBC News - 1 hour 48 min ago
A family's car is split in two when it crashes on a Coventry road.
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Bellew takes revenge on Cleverly

BBC News - 2 hours 32 min ago
Tony Bellew beats Nathan Cleverly on points to gain revenge in front of his home crowd in Liverpool.
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VIDEO: England's blind cricket World Cup bid

BBC News - 2 hours 44 min ago
England's visually-impaired team who are preparing to take part in the fourth blind cricket World Cup later this week.
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Mental health nursing cuts warning

BBC News - 2 hours 46 min ago
Staff cuts and bed shortages are leaving mental health services "under unprecedented strain", says the nurses' union.
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Ex-Washington Mayor Marion Barry dies

BBC News - 2 hours 50 min ago
Marion Barry, ex-Washington DC mayor who won re-election after a drug arrest, dies at 78.
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VIDEO: Preparing for floods after US snowfall

BBC News - 2 hours 59 min ago
Snowfall in the north-east of the US has subsided, forecasters say, but there are now warnings of flooding as the snow melts.
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VIDEO: Mental health services 'under strain'

BBC News - 3 hours 10 min ago
The Royal College of Nursing is warning that mental health services across the UK are under unprecedented strain.
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Pacquiao retains WBO title in Macau

BBC News - 3 hours 43 min ago
Filipino Manny Pacquiao retains his WBO welterweight title with a resounding points defeat of American Chris Algieri.
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Tunisia in landmark presidency poll

BBC News - 4 hours 26 min ago
Tunisians vote in the country's first presidential election since the 2011 "Arab Spring" revolution that triggered uprisings across the region.
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A&E 'crisis' and holiday 'joy' - front pages

BBC News - 5 hours 46 sec ago
Concerns over pressures on hospital casualty departments and ambulance services trouble some papers, while others have their eye on proposals for tax cuts.
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