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Wrongly-Released Suspect Recaptured By Police
A teenage attempted murder suspect who was mistakenly released from jail has been recaptured by police.
'Panic Saturday' Starts Xmas Spending Spree
Christmas shoppers snapping up last-minute groceries and presents are expected to have spent more than £1bn on what has been dubbed 'Panic Saturday'.
Pensioner Jailed For Acid Attack On Teenage Ex
A jealous pensioner who organised a revenge acid attack on his teenage ex-girlfriend has been jailed for 18 years.
A&E Waiting Times Worst Since Records Began
The number of patients being treated within a four-hour target in accident and emergency units in England is at its lowest since figures began.
Met Reveals Wish List Of Most Wanted Criminals
The Metropolitan Police has released pictures of the 12 most wanted crime suspects in London, with the force vowing to continue to hunt for them over Christmas.
New EBA Rules To Crackdown On Card Fraud
New rules aimed at cracking down on card payment fraud have been revealed.
Killers May Have Known Victim Was Officer
Detectives are investigating whether an off-duty police constable was beaten to death because he was recognised as an officer.
Bank Forex Fines Help Boost Public Finances
Public borrowing tumbled last month as income tax receipts grew and bank fines helped boost Treasury coffers.
Profumo Sex Scandal: Mandy Rice-Davies Dies
Mandy Rice-Davies, a key figure in the Profumo sex scandal that rocked the British Establishment in the 1960s, has died.
Women Could Be Fighting On Front Line By 2016
Women could be allowed to fight on the front line from 2016, the Government has announced.
Festive Drinkers Urged To Try 'Dry January'
Public health officials are urging drinkers to sober up after the traditional Christmas excess and go dry for January.
Pump Prices: Cheap Petrol Comes With A Warning
Tumbling oil prices are resulting in lower petrol costs, but there are warnings the good news for drivers may not last.