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Updated: 9 min 33 sec ago

Channel Tunnel train delay 'chaos'

19 min 37 sec ago

Hundreds of Channel Tunnel rail passengers are stuck at stations, after a series of problems caused delays.

Power cut due to 'transient fault'

20 min 25 sec ago

The mass power outage which affected more than 200,000 homes across the Highlands and Islands was caused by a "transient fault", according to the Scottish government.

Chelsea Clinton announces pregnancy

29 min 46 sec ago

The daughter of former US President Bill Clinton and former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announces she is pregnant with her first child.

Hull KR 21-20 Hull FC

36 min 36 sec ago

Hull FC's Graeme Horne runs in two tries against his former club before a Craig Hall drop goal edges a superb derby.

Weather blights S Korea ferry search

36 min 53 sec ago

Bad weather, murky water and strong currents are hampering the search for more than 270 people missing after a South Korean ferry sank.

French far-right 'opens arms' to UKIP

42 min 10 sec ago

The leader of the right-wing Front National party in France has said that she would welcome collaboration with UKIP in fighting against the EU "with open arms".

Deal struck to calm Ukraine crisis

42 min 22 sec ago

Russia, Ukraine, the US and the European Union say all sides have agreed to steps to "de-escalate" the crisis in eastern Ukraine at talks in Geneva.

Breakthrough in leukaemia treatment

43 min 8 sec ago

Scientists at Cardiff University say they have made a significant breakthrough in the treatment of the most common form of leukaemia.

Author Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies

54 min ago

The Nobel prize-winning Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies in Mexico aged 87, his family says.

Man charged with firearm possession

54 min 13 sec ago

A man is charged after police seize firearms and ammunition from an address in east London.

Obama: Healthcare law 'is working'

1 hour 10 min ago

President Barack Obama defends his signature healthcare law, saying the debate over its repeal is "over" as he touts high enrolment numbers.

Woman charged with murdering baby

1 hour 38 min ago

Police charge a 30-year-old woman with the murder of her baby in Belfast.

Efforts to find cause of power cut

2 hours 1 min ago

Engineers are still trying to establish what caused a power cut which blacked out most of northern Scotland on Wednesday night.

French troops free Mali aid workers

2 hours 19 min ago

French troops in Mali free five aid workers who were kidnapped in the north of the country by suspected Islamist militants in February.

VIDEO: Publishing pair pitch own novels

2 hours 45 min ago

Antonia Hodgson and Luke Brown are both publishing editors, who have decided to switch sides and become authors

'Most Earth-like planet yet' found

3 hours 34 min ago

A planet that is close in size to the Earth and that could hold water on its surface has been identified by the Kepler telescope.

Rodgers hopeful on Sturridge return

3 hours 35 min ago

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says striker Daniel Sturridge is likely to make a quick return from a hamstring injury

Sacked doctor was unfairly dismissed

3 hours 38 min ago

A sacked heart specialist was unfairly dismissed after raising concerns about patient safety, an employment tribunal rules.

Female MPs shunning PMQs - Bercow

3 hours 46 min ago

Some female MPs have stopped attending Prime Minister's Questions because it is so "bad", says Speaker John Bercow.

Robson out of French Open & Wimbledon

3 hours 50 min ago

Britain's Laura Robson confirms she will miss the French Open and Wimbledon after having minor wrist surgery.