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The mother of murdered Stephen Lawrence wants officers accused of wrongdoing to be "routed out" and face criminal charges, her lawyer says.
Artist Cornelia Parker teams up with a scientist to turn fragments of drawings by Picasso and Constable into a work for Manchester's Whitworth gallery.
An abortion provider has been fined £200,000 for a data breach that revealed thousands of people's details to a hacker.
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Critically ill patients in Portsmouth's Queen Alexandra Hospital are put on an exercise bike to help speed up their recovery.
US President Obama urges diplomacy in a telephone call with Russia's President Putin, who says the Ukraine crisis should not damage relations.
The head of Network Rail Mark Carne has offered a "full and frank apology" to people affected by accidents and fatalities at level crossings.
A council leader is given a four week ban from attending a committee after he helped approve a £25,000 award to a group run by his employer.
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All five Poet Laureates of the UK and Ireland are to hold their first ever joint public reading on Friday, as part of the Southbank Centre's WOW: Women of the World festival.
Nicola Hill, President of the London Criminal Court Solicitors Association (LCCSA), says justice will become a luxury, not a right for all if planned government cuts to legal aid go ahead.
Ukrainian Paralympians will take part in the Sochi Games, which start on Friday, after fears of a boycott were averted.
Russia will welcome the sporting world back to Sochi on Friday when the opening ceremony takes place for the Winter Paralympics.
Controversy is surrounding claims by Newsweek to have found the creator of the Bitcoin virtual currency.
Network Rail offers a "full and unreserved apology" to families bereaved by level crossing accidents, as MPs criticise its handling of deaths in the past.
Gloucester's Ben Morgan replaces the injured Billy Vunipola at number eight for England's Six Nations match against Wales.
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The father of murdered teenager Stephen Lawrence says he fears that the truth will not emerge from a public inquiry into undercover policing.
Doctors treating injured Formula 1 legend Michael Schumacher are still working to bring him out of a coma.
This winter's extreme winds caused the biggest loss of trees in in more than 20 years, according to the National Trust.