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Sex offender loses freedom bid
John Dillon argued that his continued detention was unlawful

Sex offender loses freedom bid

A sex offender from Yorkshire has lost a freedom bid at one of Europe's highest courts.

World news

Hundreds honour murdered aid worker

Hundreds honour murdered aid worker

An American aid worker beheaded by Islamic State (IS) militants in Syria has been praised for his humanitarian work during a memorial service attended by hundreds that included readings from the Bible and the Koran.

Sport news

Hamilton celebrates "greatest day"

Hamilton celebrates "greatest day"

Lewis Hamilton soaked up the feeling of becoming a two-time Formula One world champion and declared it to be "the greatest day of my life".

Business news

Housing stock valued at £5 trillion

Housing stock valued at £5 trillion

The total value of the UK's private housing stock has broken through £5 trillion this year as the property market recovery has taken off, a report has found.

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Brits go Win Direction across pond

Brits go Win Direction across pond

One Direction have proved American girls love British boys - they won the artist of the year title at the American Music Awards as well as two other accolades.

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