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Forsyth explains Strictly decision

April 14, 2014 - 7:01am
Sir Bruce Forsyth says criticism over his age was a factor in his decision to step down from Strictly Come Dancing.
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Evans urges rethink on abuse cases

April 14, 2014 - 6:59am
MP Nigel Evans, cleared last week of rape and sexual assault charges, calls for an investigation into when prosecutors can pursue historical cases.
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Broadway actress Frelich dies at 70

April 14, 2014 - 6:55am
Tony award-winning actress Phyllis Frelich dies at the age of 70 at her home in California.
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Pacquiao targets Mayweather bout

April 14, 2014 - 6:33am
Manny Pacquiao is hoping to secure a long-awaited bout with Floyd Mayweather after winning the WBO welterweight title.
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Nicaragua shaken by third quake

April 14, 2014 - 6:23am
A quake hits the Nicaraguan capital, Managua, raising fears that a fault line beneath the capital may have been reactivated.
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Hunger Games leads MTV Movie Awards

April 14, 2014 - 6:08am
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire takes the prize for best film at the MTV Movie Awards, as well as female performance and best male for Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson.
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Gerrard faces 'biggest month ever'

April 14, 2014 - 5:34am
Captain Steven Gerrard says Premier League leaders Liverpool face "four cup finals" as they eye a first English title in 24 years.
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DNA tests at French school over rape

April 14, 2014 - 5:34am
French police investigating a rape collect DNA from more than 500 male students and staff at a school in La Rochelle, in an unprecedented step.
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Captain America rules US box office

April 14, 2014 - 5:12am
Captain America: The Winter Soldier stays top of the US box office, holding off competition from new release, Rio 2.
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China in 'record weapons seizure'

April 14, 2014 - 4:19am
Police in China seize tens of thousands of illegal guns and knives, in what state media say is the largest-ever haul of its kind.
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Man dies after marathon collapse

April 14, 2014 - 3:50am
A 42-year-old man who collapsed after finishing the London Marathon has died in hospital, organisers say.
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VIDEO: French Jews 'afraid to be Jewish'

April 14, 2014 - 3:07am
Israel has said an increasing number of Jewish people are migrating to the country from France because of a rise in anti-Semitism.
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VIDEO: Abu Hamza terror trial to start in US

April 14, 2014 - 2:28am
The trial of Abu Hamza al-Masri, the radical cleric extradited from the UK to the US in 2012, is due to start at a federal court in New York on Monday.
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South Korea sues tobacco firms

April 14, 2014 - 2:25am
South Korea's state health insurer sues three tobacco firms, including the local unit of Philip Morris, to offset treatment costs for diseases linked to smoking.
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Russia urges caution in east Ukraine

April 14, 2014 - 2:03am
Russia urges Kiev to avoid force in eastern Ukraine, as a deadline for pro-Russian militants to leave occupied government buildings passes.
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Robotic sub to search for MH370

April 14, 2014 - 1:23am
Teams searching for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 are to deploy the Bluefin-21 robotic submarine for the first time.
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GP hours scheme 'to benefit 7m'

April 14, 2014 - 12:13am
New opening hours for GP surgeries in England will benefit seven million patients, far more than originally planned, the government says.
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VIDEO: Unusual punishment for US bully

April 13, 2014 - 11:39pm
A judge in Ohio has ordered a man to appear in public, holding a sign that reads: "I am a bully" after being convicted of harassment.
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VIDEO: Kansas City shooting leaves three dead

April 13, 2014 - 11:36pm
At least three people have been shot dead in attacks at a Jewish community site and a retirement home in Kansas City in the US Midwest.
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Three dead in Kansas City shootings

April 13, 2014 - 10:37pm
At least three people are shot dead at a Jewish community campus and a retirement home in Kansas City in the US Midwest.
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