Politics and Such

PCs sacked over obscene images

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 11:57
Two officers from Scotland Yard's Diplomatic Protection are sacked for sending obscene images from their mobile phones.
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Tory MEP Philip Bradbourn dies

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 11:24
Philip Bradbourn, a Conservative MEP for the West Midlands, has died, the party announces.
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Salmond calls for English referendum

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 11:14
Alex Salmond calls for England to hold a "peasants' revolt type referendum" on its own constitutional future.
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VIDEO: Cyclist survives fall under lorry

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 10:55
A cyclist in China avoids serious injury after being knocked off his bike by a truck at a busy junction.
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The Irishman who is England captain

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 10:30
Why did England's one-day selectors decide that Eoin Morgan is the man to lead the side at next year's World Cup?
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VIDEO: Hereford United fans plan new club

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 10:28
Hereford United fans plan to form a new club after it was wound up at the High Court in London for failing to pay off its debts.
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Manchester City 3-0 Crystal Palace

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 10:18
David Silva scores twice as Manchester City join Chelsea at the top of the table with victory over Crystal Palace.
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VIDEO: How to predict an avalanche

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 10:14
BBC weather presenter John Hammond has been to the Cairngorms to find out how experts predict an avalanche.
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Reve De Sivola secures Ascot treble

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 10:08
Reve De Sivola edges out Zarkandar to win the Grade One Long Walk Hurdle at Ascot for the third consecutive year.
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VIDEO: Protests as Xi Jinping visits Macau

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 10:02
Chinese President Xi Jinping is visiting Macau to mark the 15th anniversary of the former Portuguese colony's return to China.
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Derby County 2-2 Norwich City

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 09:30
Steven Whittaker prevents Derby from going back to the top of the Championship as he strikes late to earn Norwich a point.
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Migration system 'in intensive care'

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 09:18
A parliamentary committee warns ministers over UK exit controls, record-keeping and the use of a net migration target.
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Teacher banned after kissing pupil

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 09:18
A teacher is banned from teaching after sending sexually motivated texts and social media messages to female pupils.
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F1 to consider more powerful engines

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 09:13
Formula 1 bosses are looking into the possibility of introducing more powerful but cheaper engines in the next few years.
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Xi defends 'one-China' idea in Macau

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 09:02
Chinese President Xi Jinping urges Macau residents to respect the "one-China" policy, amid street protests in the former Portuguese colony.
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Ron Hill completes 50-year run feat

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 08:51
Former Olympian Ron Hill completes his ambitious goal of running at least a mile a day for 50 years.
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Police car crashes escorting ambulance

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 08:37
A police officer suffers minor injuries in a crash while escorting an ambulance in Cardiff.
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Woman robbed in knifepoint attack

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 08:23
A woman is robbed at knifepoint after being grabbed by man as she crossed a road in Edinburgh.
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Russians 'will not cave in' to West

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 08:22
Russia says it will not "cave in" to pressure, following a fresh set of US, EU and Canada sanctions over the conflict in Ukraine.
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Jobs go as Pelamis sale bid fails

BBC News (Headlines) - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 08:16
The remaining staff at a collapsed wave power company are to lose their jobs after no buyer was found for the business.
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