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Search for S Korea ferry passengers ......
Emergency services continue to search overnight for almost 300 people unaccounted for after a ferry carrying 459 people sank off South Korea.

Blakelock family 'must feel angry' ......
Nicholas Jacobs, the man cleared of killing PC Keith Blakelock in 1985, says he would feel "angry and disappointed" if he was a member of the police officer's family.

Ukraine military column 'disarmed' ......
Ukraine's defence ministry says six of its armoured vehicles have been seized by pro-Russian militants, amid mounting tension in eastern Ukraine.

Two killed in M26 five-vehicle crash ......
Two people are killed - and seven others are taken to hospital - after a five-vehicle crash which closed the M26 in both directions.

First Heartbleed 'hacker' arrested ......
A 19-year-old Canadian citizen is charged with hacking into the Canada Revenue Agency's website, becoming the first arrest in relation to the Heartbleed security breach.

Dorset News Headlines

Firm fined over roof plunge injury ......
A stone quarrying company in Portland is fined 20,000 for safety breaches after a worker fell more than 4.5m (15ft) onto a concrete floor.

Man injured in night-time shooting ......
A man is injured in a shooting at a house in Bournemouth during the early hours.

Warning over bowel cancer screening ......
Bowel cancer screening uptake needs to improve, campaigners say, although figures show it is highest in Dorset.

Walker airlifted after coast fall ......
A man is airlifted to hospital after being hurt in a fall on a rock ledge on the Jurassic Coast.

University's 22m building approved ......
Plans for a new academic building at Bournemouth University are approved.