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Baltimore riots: Amnesty International sending team to observe how police deal with protesters in aftermath of Freddie Gray's death
29 April 2015 10:48 PM
Group has said police must uphold's people's right to protest peacefully
29 April 2015 10:25 PM
Results of preliminary probe will be passed to state prosecutor
Baltimore riots: Watch Baltimore Symphony Orchestra perform free concert for people 'who could use a little music'
29 April 2015 06:56 PM
Hundreds showed up to hear the music
29 April 2015 02:13 PM
Baltimore politician denounced President Barack Obama's description of those involved in riots as 'thugs'
Bernie Sanders: Socialist from Vermont set to announce campaign to be US President and challenge Hillary Clinton
28 April 2015 10:23 PM
Veteran politician from Vermont is expected to make official announcement later this month
28 April 2015 09:41 PM
Company says its system of growing uses 95% less water than growing in a field
28 April 2015 01:40 PM
Family of 25-year-old man spoke just hours after his funeral service
28 April 2015 02:38 AM
Church community centre was recently completed
Freddie Gray death in custody: Family of 25-year-old who died after being detained by police appeal for calm as riots break out in Baltimore
27 April 2015 11:25 PM
Spokespersons for family say violence is disrespectful to memory of young man
Freddie Gray death in custody: Baltimore braces for funeral of black suspect who died after being detained by police
27 April 2015 02:34 PM
Protests over the 25-year-old's death turned violent at the weekend
In defence of liberal democracy
The Rothschild Libel: Why has it taken 200 years for an anti-Semitic slur that emerged from the Battle of Waterloo to be dismissed?
General Election 2015: UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power, Labour warns
General election live: SNP suspends two members for disrupting Labour rally
Schools forced to act as 'miniature welfare states' with teachers buying underwear and even haircuts for poor pupils
Andy McSmith's Sketch: Feisty audience is the real star of an enlightening show
- 1 If I were Prime Minister: I'd give tax cuts to the rich, keep Trident, and get my football team wrong
- 2 Top Gear: Jodie Kidd, Philip Glenister and Guy Martin 'in advanced talks' to join show
- 3 General Election 2015: 14-year-old boy asks Nick Clegg – 'can you kill Katie Hopkins?'
- 4 University student in court for allegedly covering housemates' food in window cleaner and spit
- 5 Garland shooting: Isis claims attack on Prophet Mohamed cartoon contest in Texas as its first action on US soil