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Women duped by fake dating website profiles conned into handing over nearly £250k, court hears
The way children draw at 4 can be a predictor of later intelligence, study suggests
Around 20 "illegal immigrants" are treated by paramedics after lorry was stopped at service station in Somerset
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Lorry containing 20 people suffering from possible dehydration was stopped near Ilminster, Avon and Somerset police say
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Banned from owning fish. Men fined over Neknominate challenge:
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An independent Scotland would have to apply to Nato as a new state, secretary general Anders Fogh Rasmussen says.
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Man held on suspicion of manslaughter and facilitating illegal entry into UK, after man found dead at Tilbury docks
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Police & BBC "have serious questions to answer" over Sir Cliff Richard search - former policing minister
19 AUGUST 2014: Elephant deaths reach tipping point in Africa, study suggests. #Africa #elephants #BBCAfrica It says more elephants are being killed each year by poachers than are being born. The work is published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. See more: #
"Bacteria are older, wiser and cleverer than us" Without new antibiotics the future is bleak
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BREAKING: 9,500 police drafted in from across UK for Nato summit in Wales, says officer in charge. More follows.
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19 AUGUST 2014: Poll shows US racial polarisation over Missouri killing. #MichaelBrown #Missouri #Ferguson #StLouis #Riot #Racial The Pew Research Centre surveyed US residents to gauge reaction to the fatal police shooting of black teenager Michael Brown on 9 August. The National Guard has been call
Gisele Bundchen is the top-earning model for eighth year with $47m #BBCGoFigure
"Beguiling glimpse of the attack dog's human face" - Paxman's show at Edinburgh Fringe Festival gets warm reviews
A 23-year-old man is charged with murder of two British students earlier in August in Borneo
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5 adults & 1 child believed to be injured in M5 coach crash
Man who fell asleep on Thames banks rolled into the river sparking rescue operation
Police try to trace a vulnerable #Hawick man who has gone missing from Borders General Hospital
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"Walking injured" in coach crash on M5 in Gloucestershire, road closed southbound only
Coach crashes down a ditch on the M5 motorway near Stroud, Gloucestershire
It started in Scandinavia - 10 readers' theories on the origins of uptalk - via @BBCNewsMagazine
The 62 areas where houses are less affordable than London
19 AUGUST 2014: Cleaning the Big Ben clock face. #bigben #Westminster #London #parliament The hands were frozen at 12 o'clock, while the bell continued to chime. The tower that houses the clock was renamed Elizabeth Tower after the Queen, to celebrate her Diamond Jubilee. See more
Regulated rail fares will rise by 3.5% from January next year, following release of July's inflation figures
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New helpline to offer support to parents whose children are involved in gangs
UK inflation falls to 1.6% in July, as measured by the Consumer Prices Index, official figures show
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EE ranked top in research comparing performance of UK's four mobile networks - Vodafone comes last
Two men face 50 charges in Northern Ireland including human trafficking and forced labour
We need “additional staff to stabilise regimes” in #prisons. Eoin McLennan-Murray, president of the Prison Governors' Association #r4today
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Two former heads of Scottish Enterprise are due to outline opposing views on the currency of an independent Scotland.
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