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Man in handcuffs who crashed Leicestershire Police car jailed

24 November 2017 - 9:35am
Drink-driver Dominic O'Neill was handcuffed and placed in the back of the police car, but "managed to drive off".

Woman dragged from tracks in narrow escape in Melbourne

24 November 2017 - 8:55am
A woman in Melbourne, Australia is saved from the tracks moments before the approach of a train.

Women's Hockey World League Final: England beaten by New Zealand in semis

24 November 2017 - 8:50am
New Zealand score a winner with five minutes left on the clock to beat England 1-0 in the semi-finals of the Women's Hockey World League Final.

Women councillors speak out about sexual harassment

24 November 2017 - 8:41am
The focus is on Westminster but sexism and harassment are rife in local councils too, say campaigners.

Oscar Pistorius jail term for killing Reeva Steenkamp more than doubled

24 November 2017 - 8:39am
The family of murdered girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp says South African court ruling "verifies justice".

Ashes: Steve Smith repels England as Australia fight back in first Test

24 November 2017 - 7:36am
Captain Steve Smith's unbeaten 64 helps Australia recover to 165-4, trailing England by 137 after two days of the first Ashes Test in Brisbane.

Uma Thurman vents anger at Weinstein

24 November 2017 - 7:34am
The actress wishes a happy Thanksgiving to all "except you Harvey and all your wicked conspirators".

The firm where new mums - and dads - get fully funded parental leave

24 November 2017 - 6:09am
Aviva, the UK's biggest insurer, says its new policy is one of the most family friendly in the UK.

Russian village complex where England team may stay

24 November 2017 - 4:11am
Russia hosts the 2018 Football World Cup; we've had exclusive access to England's preferred training base.

'I'm not going to listen to you anymore'

24 November 2017 - 3:25am
How avatar therapy is helping people stand up to schizophrenic voices by giving them a face.

When Callum's dad died, his sister became his mum

24 November 2017 - 2:15am
Jade became a parent to her nine-year-old brother after their father died.

Are mince pies too boozy for children?

24 November 2017 - 1:57am
A woman was asked for ID over a mince pie - so how much alcohol is in the festive treats and are they OK for kids?

Doctor Who: Tom Baker returns on camera for 1979 Shada serial

24 November 2017 - 1:51am
The actor makes a surprise return to complete an unfinished story 38 years after it was abandoned.

Doctor Who: Tom Baker returns for 'lost' Shada episode

24 November 2017 - 1:50am
A "lost" episode of Doctor Who has been released 38 years after the story was left abandoned.

Empty homes spike in London commuter belt

24 November 2017 - 1:49am
Parts of London and South East saw a rise despite a long-term downward trend.

Burberry: How Christopher Bailey rescued the brand with the chequered past

24 November 2017 - 1:34am
As Bailey leaves Burberry, we look at the legacy he's left for the leading British fashion brand.

Why no-one heard the Grenfell blogger's warnings

24 November 2017 - 1:27am
One man foresaw, very clearly, the risk of a devastating fire in Grenfell Tower. He wrote about it in a blog, but no journalists were there to follow it up.

How to spot fake Yeezy trainers

24 November 2017 - 1:21am
Fan group The Yeezy Mafia tells Newsbeat how to spot fake pairs of Kanye West's signature shoe.

Zimbabwe after Mugabe: What happens next?

24 November 2017 - 1:18am
Singing and celebration spring from the belief that the worst is over, our Zimbabwe correspondent writes - but is change coming?

A former Nazi leader in Germany has developed a system to fight extremism

24 November 2017 - 1:04am
A former Nazi leader in Germany has developed a system to fight extremism.

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