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Inmates face armed forces question
Prisoners entering custody will be asked whether they served in the armed forces

Inmates face armed forces question

From January every prisoner coming into custody in England and Wales will be asked whether they have served in the armed forces as part of an effort to improve the way veterans are treated in the justice system.

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Gunman posted 'anti-police' message

Gunman posted 'anti-police' message

New York City's police commissioner says the gunman who ambushed and killed two officers had made online posts that were "very anti-police".

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Warnock fumes over disallowed goal

Warnock fumes over disallowed goal

Manuel Pellegrini was happy to see Manchester City move joint top of the table, but Neil Warnock was in a much darker mood following Crystal Palace's 3-0 defeat at the Etihad Stadium.

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Sherlock returns among most tweeted

Sherlock returns among most tweeted

The return of Sherlock and X Factor comeback of Cheryl Fernandez Versini were two of 2014's most talked about TV moments, according to social media analysis.

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Apprentice finalists in last pitch

Apprentice finalists in last pitch

The two remaining Apprentice candidates will go head to head to launch their business ideas in the final of the hit BBC show this evening.

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