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'Scot' dies in Brazil bar shooting

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 10:34
A man, understood to be a 39-year-old Scot, dies after being shot during a robbery at a bar in Brazil.
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VIDEO: Jessie J: I owe a lot to the MOBOs

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 10:26
Singer Jessie J tells BBC News she owes a lot of her early exposure to the MOBO awards. The 26 year-old won best female singer at the award ceremony in London
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Botswana votes in tight election

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 10:26
Voters are going to the polls in Botswana in what is expected to be the closest general elections in the world's largest diamond producer.
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Digital detox call for the Sabbath

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 10:20
Could you switch off all your devices for 25 hours?
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First Ebola case in Mali confirmed

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 10:16
Mali says a two-year-old girl - believed to have recently visited Guinea - becomes the country's first person to be infected by the deadly virus.
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Cliff Richard police raid 'inept'

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 10:10
The handling of a police raid at the home of veteran pop star Sir Cliff Richard is described as inept by the Commons Home Affairs Committee.
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AUDIO: Mums on 'diabolical' holiday fines

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 10:07
The Local Government Association says it is time to scrap a ban that stops parents in England taking children out of school for holidays during term-time. These mothers in Salford give their views.
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UK anger at £1.7bn EU cash demand

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 10:06
UK politicians react angrily to demands for an extra £1.7bn (2.1bn euros) contribution towards the European Union's budget due to the country's better economic performance.
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VIDEO: Too many train announcements?

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 09:36
Graham Satchell looks at whether train companies should speak more or less frequently during railway journeys.
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Sweden calls off search for sub

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 09:28
Sweden calls off its massive week-long search for a suspected Russian submarine, saying the vessel has probably left its territorial waters.
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VIDEO: Intelligence and Security Committee

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 09:28
The foreign secretary gives evidence on privacy and security.
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Murphy unaware of exiled IRA abusers

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 09:21
A Sinn Féin MP has said he has never heard of cases of IRA sex abusers being exiled to the Republic of Ireland.
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Thousands enjoy Diwali celebrations

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 09:17
Leicester's Golden Mile lights up for Diwali celebrations
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VIDEO: Cliff Richard police raid 'inept'

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 09:17
A police raid at the home of veteran pop star Sir Cliff Richard has been described as inept by a group of MPs.
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EU leaders agree CO2 emissions cut

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 08:59
The EU agrees what it calls "the world's most ambitious" deal to cut greenhouse gas emissions by at least 40% by 2030, overcoming deep divisions.
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Mortar fire on Pakistan-Iran border

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 08:58
Pakistani and Iranian forces have exchanged mortar fire, in the latest incident between the two countries along their porous border.
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VIDEO: Could amputees re-grow lost limbs?

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 08:49
Amputees could one day re-grow their missing limbs, according to researchers at Imperial College London.
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Standalone TSB picks up customers

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 08:47
Newly independent bank TSB says it is attracting more new customers than it had expected.
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More charges over New Forest killing

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 08:42
Two more people are charged over the death of a mother of five in the New Forest.
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Ashya King due to finish treatment

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 08:37
Brain tumour patient Ashya King will receive his final dose of proton beam therapy later, the clinic treating him says.
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