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Low oil price hits ExxonMobil profits

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 08:58
Oil giant Exxon Mobil reports a 63% slide in first quarter profits following low crude prices, while rival Chevron slumps to a $725m loss.

Zuma should face corruption case - judge

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 08:55
President Jacob Zuma should face 783 corruption charges, the High Court rules, adding it was "irrational" of the state prosecutor to drop them in 2009.

Teen inspired by serial killers detained

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 08:53
A teenager fascinated by serial killers is detained for 27 years for the murders of two strangers in Essex.

Anti-Semitism row bolsters Corbyn foes

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 08:05
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn's internal critics feel the Ken Livingstone anti-Semitism row can be used to help remove him, writes

Ex-Auschwitz death camp guard 'ashamed'

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 07:19
A former Auschwitz Nazi death camp guard apologises at his trial in Germany to victims, saying he feels "ashamed" of his work at a "criminal organisation".

Pochettino to extend Spurs contract

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 07:14
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino says he plans to sign a new deal that will keep him at the club until 2021.

Massaro makes World Championship final

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 07:08
England's world number one Laura Massaro beats third seed Raneem El Welily to reach the final of the World Squash Championship.

Man City's Silva misses Real return leg

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 07:04
Manchester City midfielder David Silva will miss Wednesday's Champions League semi-final second leg at Real Madrid.

Clashes near Trump rally in California

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 06:40
Hundreds of demonstrators block traffic outside a venue in California where Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump was holding a rally.

Men accused of funding Brussels suspect

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 06:37
Two men appear in court accused of giving money to Mohamed Abrini, the "man in the hat" suspected of being involved in the Brussels and Paris terrorist attacks.

Hamilton quickest as Vettel breaks down

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 06:34
Lewis Hamilton is fastest by a large margin as Mercedes' closest rivals Ferrari hit trouble in second practice at the Russian GP.

Alec Baldwin to host US Blankety Blank

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 06:30
Actor Alec Baldwin is to host a revival of US quiz show Match Game, the inspiration for UK game show Blankety Blank.

Scandal-hit trust patients 'at risk'

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 06:30
The NHS mental health trust which ran a care unit where a teenager drowned in a bath is "continuing to put patients at risk", inspectors say.

Q&A: Labour anti-Semitism row

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 06:14
A look at the row engulfing Labour about alleged anti-Semitism within its ranks.

Newborn babies tested for alcohol

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:38
Newborn babies are being tested for alcohol after researchers raised concerns about pregnant women drinking regularly.

Eurozone recovery picks up speed

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:35
The eurozone's economy grew by a faster-than-expected 0.6% in the first three months of the year, but deflation returns.

Dragons v Scarlets (Sat)

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:17
Team news and preview for Saturday's Pro12 Welsh derby at the Principality Stadium.

Major in North Korea Brexit claim

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:15
Sir John Major tells Brexiteers to "go to North Korea" if they want "undiluted sovereignty," as Leave campaigners say he is nearly always wrong about the EU.

Hammond arrives in Cuba for visit

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:07
Philip Hammond says he is keen to "forge new links" with Cuba as he becomes the first UK foreign secretary to visit the country since before the communist revolution of 1959.

Capaldi's 'act' to keep co-star secret

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 04:49
Peter Capaldi has revealed how a theatre trip to see the new Doctor Who companion turned into a test of his acting skills.