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crime & courts

Mother charged with 3 counts of murder after 3 children found dead at house in southwest London - @BBCBreaking

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Britain phone hacking scandal

Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson tells hacking trial he regrets exposing David Blunkett's affair with Kimberly Fortier - @itvnews


United Kingdom

Clarence House statement on the death of Mark Shand: 'The Duchess, the Prince of Wales and all her family members are utterly devastated' - @SunNewsdesk

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RAF Typhoon scrambled after 2 Russian planes strayed close to British airspace off northeast Scotland - @SkyNewsBreak

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Madeleine McCann disappearance

British police investigating Madeleine McCann's disappearance now looking at 18 potentially linked break-ins by lone intruder - @BBCNews

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United Kingdom

UK's Julius Randle will enter NBA draft http://t.co/yjTlZVG0Yq #breaking - @WLKY


Britain phone hacking scandal

Ex-News of the World Editor Coulson denies listening to voicemail which allegedly revealed Sienna Miller, Daniel Craig affair - @standardnews

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Manchester United F.C.

Leading British bookmakers stopped taking bets on David Moyes being sacked as Manchester United manager after several national newspapers said Moyes was about to be fired - @AFP



UK's National Union of Teachers vote for strike action in June over pay, pensions and conditions - @BBCNews


Elizabeth II

Portrait of Queen Elizabeth II by renowned British photographer David Bailey unveiled to mark the monarch's 88th birthday - @AP

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British man dead after a double-decker bus reportedly plunged into a ravine in Malaysia - @itvnews

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England, GB

Archbishop of Canterbury says it is "impossible" for some parts of Church of England to support gay marriage - @SkyNews

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

UK Foreign Secretary William Hague says he spoke to Secretary of State John Kerry about Geneva's Ukraine agreement; agrees urgent steps needed from Russia - @WilliamJHague

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Syrian civil war

British teenager, Abdullah Deghayes, 18, killed 'while fighting in Syria' - @telegraph

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United Kingdom

Labour Party signs top Barack Obama adviser David Axelrod for UK 2015 General Election campaign - @guardian

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

In phone call, President Obama, UK Prime Minister Cameron stressed that Russia needs to take immediate action to de-escalate situation in Ukraine - @NCSPress

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

President Obama says he'll be speaking with UK Prime Minister David Cameron about Ukraine later in the day - live video

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gun control

Police seize 1 of the 'biggest ever arsenal of firearms' in east London; more than 30 guns found, 1 man arrested - @itvlondon

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United Kingdom

UK stocks slip ahead of Easter holiday; Diageo shares fall 4.2% after reporting sales decline - @MarketWatch



Britain's Co-operative Group reports loss of £2.5 billion for the 2013 trading year - @SkyNewsBreak