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Hull City score three second-half goals to beat Sunderland and reach the FA Cup semi-finals for the first time since 1930.
A teenage boy is in intensive care after taking what may have been a Mortal Kombat ecstasy pill at a house party, police say.
Efforts are under way to save a cargo vessel which started sinking about 10 miles off the Lizard peninsula in Cornwall.
Council tax payers in Wales are being "clobbered" by steeper rises than the rest of Britain, says the Conservative shadow local government minister
Second-half goals from Ryan Flynn and John Brayford take League One side Sheffield United to the FA Cup semi-finals.
Nick Clegg indicates he intends to remain Liberal Democrat leader until at least 2020.
Radar signals show a Malaysia Airlines plane missing for more than 24 hours with 239 people on board may have turned back, officials say.
Danny Ings scores his 25th goal of the season to secure Burnley's first win over neighbours Blackburn since 1979.
Pro-Ukrainian activists are beaten up by pro-Russian groups at a rally in Crimea amid high tension ahead of next Sunday's secession referendum.
Great Britain's wheelchair curlers beat Sweden and South Korea in the round-robin phase at the Sochi Winter Paralympics.
Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg pledges to take on "stuffy parochialism", as he makes the case for membership of the EU in his conference speech.
The government's plans to give free meals to all infant school pupils will happen on time, education minister David Laws says.
A metre-long fish that escaped from an aquatic centre during recent floods is recovered from a puddle at a local car wash.
Tennis ace Andy Murray vows not to reveal his feelings on Scottish independence after abuse over a joke about England in the World Cup.
Three people escape injury during an overnight attack on house in Larne, County Antrim, and it is understood it is the same house that was targeted by a masked gang last weekend.
The Belfast-born actor Jimmy Ellis, best known for his roles in Z-Cars and alongside a young Kenneth Branagh in BBC Northern Ireland's series of "Billy" plays, has died.
Nick Clegg is pushing his party's pro-European credentials
Iran's foreign minister tells the visiting EU foreign policy chief a nuclear deal could come in months but Catherine Ashton stresses there is no guarantee.
Ed Davey says Lib Dems want "a more balanced approach" on immigration ahead of European elections
Hilary Mantel says the stage version of Thomas Cromwell, played by Ben Miles, is someone 'who might knife you under a bridge'