BBC News 18 December 2014 Last updated at 14:17

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Three 'murders' part of abuse inquiryDolphin House estate

Detectives are investigating three alleged murders as part of an inquiry into historical child abuse involving prominent people, as they appeal for information about an apartment block in London.

Russian President Vladimir Putin, 18 DecPutin seeks to ease economic fears

President Vladimir Putin seeks to ease fears over Russia's economy, insisting that the dramatic fall in the rouble will stabilise.

Rowing coupleNew domestic abuse law revealed

A new domestic abuse offence for coercive and controlling behaviour within relationships in England and Wales is announced by the home secretary.

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