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1 hour ago

Guitarist tells of taxi crush death

Julie Sillitoe was killed by falling building debris (Metropolitan Police/PA)

Kylie Minogue's guitarist has said he and his girlfriend narrowly dodged death on Valentine's Day after a building fell "out of the sky" - crushing the taxi he was in and killing the driver.

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3 hours ago

Saints lose interest in Townsend

Andros Townsend is set to stay at White Hart Lane

Tottenham winger Andros Townsend is not one of the players Southampton are looking to sign on deadline day, Press Association Sport understands.

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14 hours ago

Houses less affordable, study shows

The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea in London is the least affordable part of the country to live in, research showed

The number of local authority areas where the average house price is less than three times the average annual salary has fallen from 72 to just one over the past 16 years, according to a new study.

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14 hours ago

Charity makes genetic disorder plea

More must be done to raise awareness about a genetic disorder among doctors, a charity warned, after one patient said she spent many years thinking she was going to die following a misdiagnosis.

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1 day ago

I can beat the booze, says Gazza

Troubled ex-England star Paul Gascoigne says he can overcome his alcohol addiction

Troubled former England football maestro Paul Gascoigne has said he can overcome the demons which saw him admitted to hospital in a drink-fuelled stupor.

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1 day ago

I can beat the booze, says Gazza

Troubled former England football maestro Paul Gascoigne has said he can overcome the demons which saw him admitted to hospital in a drink-fuelled stupor.

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1 day ago

Putin call for talks over Ukraine

David Cameron insisted there must be 'consequences' if an estimated 1,000 Russian troops are not withdrawn from eastern Ukraine (AP)

Vladimir Putin has called for talks over the crisis in eastern Ukraine as European Union leaders threatened a fresh wave of sanctions over the "unacceptable" incursion by troops from Russia into its neighbour.

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2 days ago

New heart drug 'major advance'

A clinical trial of a new heart drug was brought to an early close following "remarkable" results

A new drug which outperforms the current gold-standard treatment for heart failure represents a "major advance" in treatment of the problem, according to scientists.