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Seal found in the middle of a field

2 hours 17 min ago
A seal is found by a dog walker in the middle of a field in St Helens, Merseyside.

Boy admits lying about baby's death

2 hours 18 min ago
A teenager admits lying to police about the death of a six-week-old girl.

Hack causes 'damage' at steel works

2 hours 28 min ago
A blast furnace at a German steel mill suffered "massive damage" following a cyber attack on the plant's network, says a report.

VIDEO: Floods spark retail park chaos

2 hours 31 min ago
Firefighters have rescued 42 people who were stranded by floodwater at a supermarket in Kilmarnock, East Ayrshire.

Where will the oil price settle?

2 hours 34 min ago
The oil price may have hit bottom. But oil will continue for some months yet to be the big influence on prosperity and power.

Rate riggers face seven years jail

2 hours 36 min ago
The Chancellor George Osborne has confirmed that the rigging of foreign exchange rates and other financial benchmarks will become a criminal offence.

Jail over Silk Road bitcoin deals

2 hours 37 min ago
Bitcoin trader Charlie Shrem has been sentenced to two years in jail for indirectly helping people swap cash for bitcoins on the Silk Road marketplace.

Parents jailed over toddler's death

2 hours 45 min ago
A mother and father convicted of causing or allowing the death of their young son are each sentenced to nine years.

Ex-finance boss warns of Russia crisis

2 hours 49 min ago
Russia's former finance minister has warned the country is entering a "full blown economic crisis" and will enter recession next year.

VIDEO: The history of Christmas crackers

2 hours 51 min ago
Christmas crackers are bound to be a feature of Yuletide celebrations this Thursday, but did you know that they actually date back more than 150 years?

Tour de Yorkshire reveals host sites

3 hours 3 min ago
The start and finish locations of the inaugural Tour de Yorkshire are announced.

Reds starting to recover - Lawrenson

3 hours 28 min ago
Former Liverpool player Mark Lawrenson, who had described the Reds as "rudderless", says there are now signs of recovery.

North Korea threatens US over Sony

3 hours 51 min ago
North Korea threatens unspecified attacks on the US as it escalates a war of words over the Sony Pictures cyber attacks.

Giant 'El Gordo' lottery grips Spain

3 hours 53 min ago
Spaniards await the results of the famous "El Gordo" (The Fat One) Christmas lottery, with €2.2bn (£1.7bn; $2.7bn) of prizes on offer.

550 pensioners lose their home help

3 hours 55 min ago
Hundreds of elderly people across Belfast are to lose home help services because of cuts to the health trust's budget.

AUDIO: 'I never thought I'd see laptop again'

3 hours 56 min ago
Stolen laptop containing the last photographs of a terminally ill child before she died has been returned to her family.

Jackie Chan's son charged over drugs

3 hours 58 min ago
The son of Hollywood actor Jackie Chan is charged with a drug offence, Chinese prosecutors say, and could now face three years in jail.

Fans voice anger at Rangers' AGM

4 hours 8 min ago
Rangers' board are greeted with chants of "out, out, out" as they take their seats at the club's AGM on Monday at Ibrox.

Two arrested over McConville murder

4 hours 13 min ago
Police investigating the 1972 murder of Belfast mother-of-ten Jean McConville arrest two men in counties Antrim and Armagh.

VIDEO: Panto 'most difficult of all' acting

4 hours 14 min ago
York Theatre Royal's long-serving panto dame, Berwick Kaler, tells BBC Breakfast what it takes to excel in the role of Widow Twanky or Mother Goose.