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Updated: 1 hour 13 min ago

May pledges new anti-extremist powers

1 hour 18 min ago

New measures to fight extremist groups are being looked at by the government, the home secretary says, as she defends its counter-terrorism strategy.

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Briton in Sierra Leone 'has Ebola'

1 hour 19 min ago

A British national living in Sierra Leone has tested positive for the Ebola virus, the Department of Health says.

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Crystal Palace 1-3 West Ham United

1 hour 21 min ago

Goals from debutant Mauro Zarate, Stuart Downing and Carlton Cole see West Ham cruise past managerless Crystal Palace

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UN call to 'prevent Iraq massacre'

1 hour 35 min ago

A UN envoy calls for action to prevent what he says may be the possible massacre of Iraqis in the town of Amerli, besieged by Islamic State.

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VIDEO: 'Tailback' as dog rescued from LA highway

1 hour 56 min ago

A stray dog was rescued from a busy Los Angeles highway after motorists worked together to capture the animal.

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Ivorian land border shut over Ebola

1 hour 56 min ago

Ivory Coast becomes the latest African country to close land borders to prevent the spread of the deadly Ebola virus on to its territory.

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Castleford Tigers 10-23 Leeds Rhinos

2 hours 12 min ago

Leeds claim their first Challenge Cup title since 1999 by beating West Yorkshire neighbours Castleford at Wembley.

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Chelsea 2-0 Leicester City

2 hours 16 min ago

Diego Costa and Eden Hazard score as Chelsea eventually break down a stubborn Leicester to maintain their 100% start to the season.

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Service for helicopter crash victims

2 hours 33 min ago

A service of dedication is being held to mark the first anniversary of a helicopter crash off Shetland which claimed four lives.

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Iceland issues volcano red alert

2 hours 36 min ago

Iceland issues a red alert for the Bardarbunga volcano, closing air space over the eruption site but all airports currently remain open.

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Abbas and Egypt urge new Gaza talks

2 hours 45 min ago

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas joins Egypt to call on Israel and Hamas to launch fresh talks in Cairo, days after a previous truce collapsed.

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Albert Reynolds' body lies in repose

2 hours 53 min ago

The body of the former Irish prime minister Albert Reynolds is lying in repose in Dublin ahead of his funeral on Monday.

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'Mass trespass' on private beach

3 hours 1 min ago

Campaigners have carried out a "mass trespass" to call for a privately-owned beach in East Sussex to be reopened to the public.

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Migrant boat sinks off Libyan coast

3 hours 16 min ago

Dozens of people are thought to have drowned after a boat loaded with at least 170 migrants sank off the coast of Libya.

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Body found in Loch Lomond search

3 hours 29 min ago

A body is recovered by teams searching for a man who fell from a fishing boat on Loch Lomond on Friday night.

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China film festival shut down

3 hours 44 min ago

The Chinese authorities shut down an independent film festival, which had suffered disruption in the past, on its opening day.

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Hundreds face weekend without gas

3 hours 54 min ago

A utility company is still trying to restore gas to more than 750 homes in Blaenau Gwent after water got into gas pipes on Thursday.

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Russian aid convoy leaves Ukraine

4 hours 7 min ago

Lorries from an unauthorised Russian aid convoy cross back from rebel-held east Ukraine as German Chancellor Angela Merkel holds talks in Kiev.

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VIDEO: Van Morrison plays at former school

4 hours 40 min ago

Van Morrison returns to his old school, Orangefield High, east Belfast, for the first of three concerts.

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Rosberg beats Hamilton to pole

4 hours 41 min ago

Nico Rosberg beats Lewis Hamilton to pole position at the Belgian Grand Prix in treacherous wet conditions.

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