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VIDEO: Hope for trapped cave explorer

June 11, 2014 - 5:57am
Rescue workers in Germany say an injured explorer trapped in a deep cave is responsive and able to walk with help.
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Rooney 'witch-hunt' annoys Neville

June 11, 2014 - 5:50am
Calls for Wayne Rooney to be dropped by England at the World Cup have turned into a "witch-hunt", says Phil Neville.
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Passport Office boss denies backlog

June 11, 2014 - 5:48am
The Passport Office denies that it is failing to cope with the volume of applications, despite claims of severe delays.
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Ukraine rejects Russian gas 'trap'

June 11, 2014 - 5:41am
Ukraine says it will not "fall into same trap twice" over Russian gas prices, rejecting a deal to decrease the price it will pay on a disputed debt.
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S Korea ferry police in huge raid

June 11, 2014 - 5:34am
Some 6,000 South Korean officers raid a religious compound in search of fugitive billionaire Yoo Byung-eun, wanted over the Sewol ferry disaster.
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McIlroy to keep phone off at US Open

June 11, 2014 - 5:28am
Rory McIlroy says his mobile phone will remain switched off this week as he attempts to win a second US Open title.
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Driver in Morgan crash due in court

June 11, 2014 - 5:19am
The truck driver charged over the fatal crash that injured comedian Tracy Morgan is due in court.
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Star Wars spin-off to be shot in UK

June 11, 2014 - 5:06am
The first Star Wars standalone movie will be filmed in the UK next year, Chancellor George Osborne says.
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Suarez doing 'triple shifts' to be fit

June 11, 2014 - 4:37am
Luis Suarez is working triple shifts as he attempts to be fit for the World Cup, says Uruguay team-mate Cristian Rodriguez.
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Sainsbury's sees sales fall again

June 11, 2014 - 4:01am
Supermarket chain Sainsbury's has reported a second consecutive quarter of falling sales as it faces increasing competition from rivals.
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Are video games becoming too scary?

June 11, 2014 - 3:39am
Are the new consoles' horror games too scary?
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Toyota adds to recall over airbags

June 11, 2014 - 3:18am
Japanese car manufacturer Toyota adds 650,000 cars - all in Japan - to the recall it issued last year over a defect in passenger airbags.
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Malaysia swarmed by giant moths

June 11, 2014 - 3:12am
Swarms of giant moths have descended upon Malaysia, invading homes and even disrupting a national football match.
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