BBC News 29 August 2014 Last updated at 10:53

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Abusers 'brazenly targeted girls'Girl on street late at night

An ex-care worker in Rotherham, where at least 1,400 girls were sexually exploited, says men would pick up victims as young as 11 from a children's home.


Pro-Russian separatist walks past destroyed tank at Savur-Mohyla, east of the city of Donetsk. 28 Aug 2014Nato crisis meeting on Ukraine

Nato holds an emergency meeting to discuss the eastern Ukraine crisis, after presenting more evidence of direct Russian military involvement.

Ashya KingParents snatch ill boy, 5, from ward

A five-year-old boy with a brain tumour is taken without consent from hospital by his parents, sparking a major police hunt for the family.

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    One school's battle to save problem pupils from the scrap heap and bring exam success.


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    Eurosceptic Tory MP Carswell defects to UKIP and resigns seat. With Edward Stourton.


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