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'Interest' in paper-making firm

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 17:31
Administrators appointed to a paper-making firm say a number of parties have "expressed an interest in the business".

Man died after 'lapses' in care

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 17:29
An inquest hears a 43-year-old man died at Glan Clwyd Hospital following "repeated lapses in his care and treatment".

Canada conservatives in shock defeat

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 17:13
A left-leaning party wins a surprise victory in Alberta, one of Canada's most conservative provinces.

Hot Chocolate singer Errol Brown dies

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 17:02
Hot Chocolate lead singer Errol Brown has died aged 71, his manager confirms.

Cameron: We can still win a majority

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 16:50
Conservative Prime Minister David Cameron says he still believes he can win a majority in Thursday's election and warns of the "danger" of a Labour minority supported by the SNP.

Tim Peake passes final Soyuz exam

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 16:41
British astronaut Tim Peake passes his final Soyuz exam, as he prepares for November's mission to the space station.

What CAN'T you do in a polling station?

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 16:41
Is it legal to take a selfie in a polling station?

VIDEO: River turns red after ink spill

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 16:40
The Blackstaff River in Belfast turned red today after an ink spill by a printing firm.

Baltimore police in new race probe

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 16:34
The mayor of Baltimore has asked US investigators to see if the city's police department engages in routine discrimination or excessive force.

How to remove a tooth - with javelin

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 16:33
The 2008 Olympic decathlon champion Bryan Clay removes his daughter's loose tooth with a javelin and posts the results on Twitter.

Arab Fiction Prize announced

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 16:31
A Tunisian author who was inspired to write his first novel after the Arab Spring wins the Arab world's top prize for fiction.

Miliband: Voters will get it right

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 16:26
Labour's Ed Miliband goes into the final day of campaigning saying voters have a choice between a prime minister who will put working people first - and one who favours the rich.

VIDEO: Last push for votes in UK election

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 16:24
The politicians final push for votes as the UK election campaign comes to an end.

'Suicide' woman 'sent ex 100 texts'

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 16:22
The ex-partner of a woman who took her own life tells a court he received 100 text messages a day from her.

Pollution spill on Blackstaff river

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 16:22
An investigation is under way into the cause of a pollution spill in Blackstaff river in Belfast.

Tycoon sells tyre firm for £50m

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 16:07
One of Scotland's most successful entrepreneurs has sold his tyre-fitting business for £50m to Michelin.

Profiles of wanted 'Islamic State leaders'

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 16:06
The US is offering rewards totalling $20m (£13m) for information on four men identified as leading figures in the jihadist group, Islamic State (IS).

Bryson gets six months suspended

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 15:54
High-profile Union flag protestor Jamie Bryson has been given a six-month suspended prison sentence for taking part in unlawful public processions.

'Brutal' robbery jail term increased

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 15:50
A window cleaner who tied up an 88-year-old woman, threatened her into silence and stole £15 has his 10-year sentence increased.

How to vote on polling day

BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 15:49
On 7 May, the UK will go the polls in the general election. Here's how to vote.
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