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24 April 2014 Last updated at 15:56

CCTV shows fire that killed familyBilal and Jamal Taufiq

Jurors are shown CCTV footage of the moment a fire started in an alleged revenge attack on the wrong house, killing a woman and her three children.

Burnt car seat'E-cigarette explosion' damages car

A Leicester woman believes her e-cigarette and car charger adapter exploded creating a "two foot flame" in her car while it was recharging.

Madeleine McCannMadeleine police probe 18 break-ins

UK police investigating Madeleine McCann's disappearance are looking at 18 potentially linked cases involving a lone intruder breaking into holiday villas in the Algarve, Portugal.

John Hess, Political editor, East Midlands Article written by John Hess John Hess Political editor, East Midlands

Devolving power to England's cities?

Devolution to England's big cities is back on the political agenda, but for how long?

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