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Crufts dog show begins: facts and figures

As Crufts begins this week, we give you the key facts that you need to know about the most famous dog show on earth.

The day's news in pictures: Friday March 7

News from around the world in pictures.

California man denies that he is the founder of Bitcoin

An American man who Newsweek has claimed is the founder of Bitcoin has denied ever having anything to do with the digital currency.

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Crufts dog show begins: facts and figures

As Crufts begins this week, we give you the key facts that you need to know about the most famous dog show on earth.

The day's news in pictures: Friday March 7

News from around the world in pictures.

California man denies that he is the founder of Bitcoin

An American man who Newsweek has claimed is the founder of Bitcoin has denied ever having anything to do with the digital currency.

'Corrupt' Stephen Lawrence cop linked to murder

An allegedly corrupt police officer who worked on Stephen Lawrence's murder investigation may be linked to an unsolved case of the killing of a private investigator.

World in Pictures: Friday March 7

Eye-catching pictures from around the world.

Two dead on Venezuela barricades

A civilian and a National Guardsman have been killed after efforts were made by men on motorcycles to remove an anti-government street barricade in east Caracas.

Newcastle Magistrates' Court

Slavery charge couple in court

A couple are to appear in court charged with keeping a man as their slave for 24 years.

Cold-related A&E admissions slammed

The day's news in pictures: February 3 2014

The day’s biggest stories from the UK and around the world in pictures.

West Ham United v West Bromwich Albion - Barclays Premier League

French comedian behind controversial Anelka 'quenelle' celebration refused entry to UK

Dieudonne M’bala M’bala subject to exclusion order by Home Office

PHILIP SEYMOUR HOFFMAN

Morning news headlines for February 3, 2014

Everything you need to stay up to date around the globe

This image made with a fisheye lens shows pre-game activity before the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Denver Broncos Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Super Bowl XLVII match-up between Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos

Seattle Seahawks 43 Denver Broncos 8

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Morning news headlines for January 31, 2014

Everything you need to stay up to date around the globe

Coronation Street star William Roache was

The day's news in pictures: January 30, 2014

The day’s biggest stories from the UK and around the world in pictures

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Morning news headlines for January 30, 2014

Army units are to be sent out to help rural communities in the west country blighted by flooding, new plans to strip terror suspects of their citizenship

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Morning news headlines for January 29, 2014

Clegg announces Syria refugee plans, Obama hopes to narrow gap between rich and poor

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Hundreds attend Accrington Pals memorial

Julie Hesmondhalgh's leaving party

Pictures: Corrie send-off for Hayley actress Julie Hesmondhalgh

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Stuart Pike
Deputy editor specialising in politics
Alex Bell
Crime
Bethany English
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Beth Abbit
Court reporter
Jon Macpherson
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Kate Watkins
Reporter specialising in communities
Garth Dawson
Photographer and columnist