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Police make Syria plea to UK women - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
British counter-terrorism police chiefs make an unprecedented appeal to Muslim women to persuade their relatives against travelling to Syria to fight in the civil war.

Labour to cut ties with Co-op Bank - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
The Labour Party is looking to sever its links with the troubled Co-op Bank, bringing to an end one of the oldest political partnerships in the UK.

Care needs to 'outstrip' family help - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
The number of older people in England needing care will "outstrip" the number of family members able to provide it by 2017, a think tank warns.

Crime falls 15% in England and Wales - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
Overall crime in England and Wales falls by 15% in 2013, an official survey shows - but there are signs, according to police figures, of rises in certain areas.

Ukrainian forces 'regain city hall' - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
The Ukrainian government says it has won back control of the city hall in the eastern port of Mariupol from pro-Russian separatists.

DJ Travis denies indecent assault - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
Former Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis pleads not guilty to single charge of indecent assault against woman in January 1995

Brother's death 'devastates' duchess - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
The Duchess of Cornwall has been left "devastated" by the news of her brother's death, Clarence House says.

Korea ferry disaster school reopens - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
The South Korean school devastated by the loss of many of its students in a ferry disaster last week starts to hold classes again.

Lib Dems 'to fight for EU cause' - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
Nick Clegg will pledge to speak "loudly, passionately and unequivocally" against "isolationists" when he launches the Liberal Democrat campaign for the European elections.

Woman held over children's deaths - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
Police continue to question a 42-year-old woman suspected of murdering three of her children in south-west London.

Ecclestone trial begins in Germany - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone appears in court in the German city of Munich to face bribery charges that carry a 10-year jail term.

Cancer teen 'making huge difference' - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
A teenager with terminal cancer will make a "transformational difference" after raising more than £1.5m, the Teenage Cancer Trust says.

Worries over young wanting surgery - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
Plastic surgeons say they're worried about the number of young people who want cosmetic procedures.

Madeleine 'clues' and Mark Shand death - papers - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
A police update in the hunt for missing Madeleine McCann and the death of the brother of the Duchess of Cornwall after a fall in New York attract headlines.

Cornish granted UK minority status - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
Cornish people will be granted minority status under European rules for the protection of national minorities.

Jodie Foster marries girlfriend - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
US film star Jodie Foster marries her girlfriend, Alexandra Hedison, the actress's representative confirms.

Robben surprised by Real's approach - Wed, 23 Apr 2014
Bayern Munich's Arjen Robben is surprised by Real Madrid's cautious approach in their 1-0 Champions League semi-final first-leg win.

Weight concerns behind Phelps return - Wed, 23 Apr 2014
Legendary Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps says he is coming out of retirement because of concerns over his weight.

Mercedes may rethink team order plan - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
Mercedes say they may be forced to rethink their policy of Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg racing without team orders.

Wales ready to submit Euro 2020 bid - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
August's Uefa Super Cup can act as a platform for Cardiff's bid to be a Euro 2020 host city, says FAW chief Jonathan Ford.

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Robben surprised by Real's approach - Wed, 23 Apr 2014
Bayern Munich's Arjen Robben is surprised by Real Madrid's cautious approach in their 1-0 Champions League semi-final first-leg win.

Weight concerns behind Phelps return - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Mercedes may rethink team order plan - Thu, 24 Apr 2014

Wales ready to submit Euro 2020 bid - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
August's Uefa Super Cup can act as a platform for Cardiff's bid to be a Euro 2020 host city, says FAW chief Jonathan Ford.

Moyes, Woodward and the doomed presentation - Wed, 23 Apr 2014
David Moyes 'livid' at Manchester United treatment after 10 months characterised by poor communication and difficult relationships

Chelsea clear to name weakened team - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
Chelsea are unlikely to face punishment if manager Jose Mourinho names a weakened team at Liverpool on Sunday.

Daley ready for 'special' competition - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Spurs must show more spirit - Lloris - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
Tottenham Hotspur have lacked character in important matches this season, according to goalkeeper Hugo Lloris.

Paget stripped of Burghley title - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
Jonathan Paget is set to have his Burghley title taken away after his horse Clifton Promise failed a drugs test.

Januzaj elects to play for Belgium - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Farbrace named as England assistant - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Ecclestone trial begins in Germany - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone appears in court in the German city of Munich to face bribery charges that carry a 10-year jail term.

Newcastle must strengthen - Ameobi - Thu, 24 Apr 2014
Striker Shola Ameobi defends Newcastle manager Alan Pardew and says the squad must be strengthened this summer.

Seven or eight on Murray's coach list - Wed, 23 Apr 2014
Wimbledon champion Andy Murray is considering "seven or eight" candidates in his search for a new coach.

Liverpool reveal Anfield expansion plan - Wed, 23 Apr 2014
Liverpool plan to redevelop parts of Anfield to increase the ground's capacity to around 59,000.

Man Utd believe Moyes timing right - Wed, 23 Apr 2014
Manchester United reject "unprofessional" claim, insisting they did not want to search for a successor behind David Moyes's back.

Chelsea trio charged by FA - Wed, 23 Apr 2014
Manager Jose Mourinho is among three Chelsea staff charged in the aftermath of the club's defeat by Sunderland.

Trump 'relieved' by first-round win - Wed, 23 Apr 2014
Judd Trump delivers a scathing assessment of his own form after scraping through the first round of the World Championship.

Cook makes century in Oval draw - Wed, 23 Apr 2014
England skipper Alastair Cook hits 127 as Essex bat out a draw on the final day against Surrey at The Oval.

GB's promotion hopes ended by Lithuania - Wed, 23 Apr 2014
Great Britain's hopes of World Championship promotion are ended by a 2-1 defeat to Lithuania in Vilnius.

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