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VIDEO: Murder of Lee Rigby 'not preventable'

Tue, 2014-11-25 23:29
The murder of Fusilier Lee Rigby could not have been prevented by the intelligence agencies, according to a parliamentary inquiry.
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VIDEO: Is a 'click and collect' Christmas ahead?

Tue, 2014-11-25 23:20
Click and collect services, where customers can pick up their online shopping from a range of destinations, are rapidly growing in popularity.
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VIDEO: Tax relief threat to private schools

Tue, 2014-11-25 20:20
Private schools in England could be stripped of tax breaks unless they do more to help neighbouring state schools, under plans being set out by Labour.
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VIDEO: David Mellor recorded in taxi row

Tue, 2014-11-25 20:11
Former cabinet minister David Mellor is secretly recorded having a heated row and swearing at a taxi driver, a tabloid newspaper reports.
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AUDIO: Tesco writes apology poem to students

Tue, 2014-11-25 18:30
Two students who wrote a poem complaining to Tesco say they were "very impressed" to receive a reply - in verse.
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VIDEO: Cameron Rigby lessons to be learned

Tue, 2014-11-25 13:14
Prime minister David Cameron says "there are lessons to be learnt" from the Lee Rigby murder following a parliamentary inquiry into the killing.
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AUDIO: Songwriters' bad science lyrics

Tue, 2014-11-25 12:54
Blue Peter Scientist Steve Mould is given the task of looking at some of the worst offenders.
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VIDEO: Has Farage got what it takes to be PM?

Tue, 2014-11-25 12:54
UKIP now has two MPs and has been rising in the polls, but do people see the party as a serious political force or just a protest vote?
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VIDEO: Rigby murder 'was not preventable'

Tue, 2014-11-25 11:30
The murder of Fusilier Lee Rigby could not have been prevented despite his killers appearing in seven intelligence investigations, a report has found.
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VIDEO: 'Tense' in Dewani trial courtroom

Tue, 2014-11-25 10:51
Jon Kay reports from the courtroom in Cape Town, as South African prosecutors try to persuade a judge not to drop the murder case against British businessman Shrien Dewani.
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VIDEO: 'Rosberg battle psychological warfare'

Tue, 2014-11-25 09:03
World champion Lewis Hamilton tells BBC Breakfast that his title battle with Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg became "psychological warfare".
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VIDEO: Mental health in the workplace

Tue, 2014-11-25 08:27
Mental health issues such as stress or depression are now the leading cause of illness in the workplace, with more than eleven million working days lost last year.
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VIDEO: Universal Credit rolled out to families

Tue, 2014-11-25 08:24
The government's flagship welfare reform programme Universal Credit is being extended, with parents able to claim it for the first time.
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VIDEO: New anti-terror measures announced

Mon, 2014-11-24 22:34
The "time is right" for police, security and intelligence agencies to be given more powers to defend the UK, Home Secretary Theresa May has said.
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VIDEO: Pro-independence paper goes on sale

Mon, 2014-11-24 19:29
A new newspaper, claiming to represent those who voted for independence from Britain in last September's referendum, has been launched in Scotland.
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VIDEO: Over 40s 'frozen out' of home loans

Mon, 2014-11-24 19:02
Home buyers over the age of 40 are increasingly being "frozen out" of mortgages , the industry has warned.
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VIDEO: Dewani judge asked to throw out case

Mon, 2014-11-24 18:38
A judge is being asked to throw out the case against UK businessman Shrien Dewani, who denies conspiring to murder his wife in South Africa.
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VIDEO: Lewis Hamilton's season in numbers

Mon, 2014-11-24 17:32
See Lewis Hamilton's season in stats as he becomes only the fourth British F1 driver to win multiple world championships.
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VIDEO: 'My daughter felt trapped in hospital'

Mon, 2014-11-24 17:29
A coroner has concluded the death of a 25-year-old woman in a hospital in East Yorkshire was "not a case of neglect".
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VIDEO: Boosting public awareness on terror

Mon, 2014-11-24 17:18
Police officers having been speaking to the public at Liverpool Street railway station to promote awareness of terrorism.
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