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Scottish Labour leader to stand down

24 October 2014 - 11:52pm
Johann Lamont is to stand down as leader of the Scottish Labour Party with immediate effect after criticising her Westminster colleagues.

Body of UK-born student identified

24 October 2014 - 10:17pm
Authorities in Virginia identify the remains of a British-born university student who disappeared last month after a night out with friends.

Fulham 3-0 Charlton Athletic

24 October 2014 - 10:05pm
Hugo Rodallega scores twice as Fulham beat Charlton 3-0 to move out of the Championship relegation zone.

Munster 14-3 Saracens

24 October 2014 - 9:55pm
David Kilcoyne scores the only try as Munster defeat last year's beaten finalists to top European Rugby Champions Cup Pool 1.

One killed in US school shooting

24 October 2014 - 9:47pm
One person was shot dead and four students wounded by a student who also died at a school in the US state of Washington, police say.

Bahrain F1 complaint 'merits probe'

24 October 2014 - 8:57pm
A complaint that human rights regulations were breached when the Formula 1 Grand Prix was staged in Bahrain "merits further examination", a UK government panel says.

Nadal confirms the end of his season

24 October 2014 - 8:38pm
14-time Grand Slam title winner Rafael Nadal calls an end to his 2014 season as he prepares to undergo appendix surgery.

VIDEO: Wales 'may be independent in 20 years'

24 October 2014 - 7:32pm
Leanne Wood, leader of Plaid Cymru, has predicted Wales will be independent within "a generation".

VIDEO: Call to scrap term-time holiday ban

24 October 2014 - 7:24pm
The ban on term-time holidays from school should be scrapped so head teachers can take a "common-sense approach", council leaders have suggested.

Jade coroner calls for dog licences

24 October 2014 - 7:21pm
A coroner criticises dangerous dog laws and calls for dog licences to be reintroduced after 14-year-old Jade Anderson was savaged to death.

Caterham 'allowed' to miss two GPs

24 October 2014 - 7:11pm
Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone will allow Caterham to miss the next two Formula 1 grands prix to focus on finding a buyer.

Yellow powder sparks security alerts

24 October 2014 - 7:04pm
Envelopes containing an unknown yellow powder have been sent to five consulates in the Turkish city of Istanbul, officials say.

Military rents to rise, says minister

24 October 2014 - 7:02pm
Defence Secretary Michael Fallon announces that "major reforms" to funding for military accommodation will increase rents.

Man injured in west Belfast shooting

24 October 2014 - 6:43pm
Police are investigating a shooting incident in west Belfast.

Hailo says Uber blocked investors

24 October 2014 - 6:41pm
After pulling out of the US, taxi app Hailo complains that rival Uber is blocking potential investors from offering funding.

10 things we didn't know last week

24 October 2014 - 6:17pm
Walk on the Wild Side's bass line cost £17, and other nuggets

Man charged over couple's deaths

24 October 2014 - 6:11pm
A man has been charged in connection with the discovery of the bodies of an elderly couple in County Donegal, police say.

Dolce & Gabbana cleared in tax case

24 October 2014 - 6:06pm
Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, founders of the Dolce & Gabbana fashion house, are cleared by an Italian court of tax evasion.

US to check IS 'chemical weapon' use

24 October 2014 - 5:55pm
The United States will investigate "extremely serious allegations" that militant group Islamic State used chlorine gas against Iraqi police officers.

Ebola nurse Nina Pham free of virus

24 October 2014 - 5:52pm
A Dallas nurse infected with Ebola while treating a patient is declared free of the deadly virus, a day after the first infection in New York.

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