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BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 03:02
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Snapchat boss tearful at Sony hack

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 02:59
Snapchat founder Evan Spiegel left "devastated" as plans for his messaging app are leaked as part of the Sony Pictures hack.

Pietersen shines in Big Bash defeat

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 02:59
Kevin Pietersen scores 66 from 46 balls but Melbourne are beaten by Adelaide in the Australian T20 Big Bash.

Boris flight passenger admits assault

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 02:58
An airline passenger who was calmed down by Boris Johnson on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Heathrow admits assault and being drunk on an aircraft.

Wilders faces charges of incitement

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 02:51
Dutch far-right politician Geert Wilders is to be tried on charges of inciting racial hatred against Moroccans in a speech, the authorities say.

Fifa hits new low after Garcia walks

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 02:47
The more things seem to change at a Fifa in turmoil, the more things really stay the same, writes BBC sports editor Dan Roan.

New domestic abuse law revealed

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 02:28
A new domestic abuse offence for coercive and controlling behaviour within relationships in England and Wales is announced by the home secretary.

Not too late to drop Cook - Hussain

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 02:24
There is still time for England to replace Alastair Cook as captain for the World Cup, says ex-skipper Nasser Hussain.

28-day police bail limit proposed

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 02:22
The time people can be put on police bail could be limited to 28 days, the Home Secretary Theresa May announces.

Radio listeners save turkey pair

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 02:07
Two turkeys that were the subject of a radio vote criticised by animal lovers including Queen guitarist Brian May are saved from slaughter.

Gogglebox drops family over UKIP bid

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 02:02
The Michael family is dropped from Gogglebox because the dad is standing as UKIP candidate.

EU court gives UK visa direction

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 02:00
The UK cannot block non-EU family members coming to the county from Europe without a travel permit, European judges say.

Man critical after takeaway attack

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 01:55
A man is left critically injured after he was attacked in a takeaway in Portrush, County Antrim.

Surviving the Peshawar school massacre

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 01:52
The schoolboy who was shot in the head and lived

Badger cull fails to meet target

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 01:45
Fewer than half the target number of badgers were killed in this year's cull in Gloucestershire, Defra announces.

VIDEO: 'Three boys died before my eyes'

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 01:42
A survivor of the Pakistan school attack, Aqif Azeem, describes what happened when gunmen stormed the school.

Kenya protests halt parliament debate

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 01:42
Kenya's parliament is forced to adjourn after angry opposition MPs disrupt government plans to push through a tough new security bill.

VIDEO: Why energy use is falling in the UK

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 01:40
The amount of energy people are using in the UK is falling steadily even though the economy is growing, new figures confirm.

Jack and Emily are top baby names

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 01:38
Jack and Emily revealed as the most popular first names for babies whose births were registered in Scotland in 2014.

Libraries 'must emulate coffee shops'

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-18 01:35
Public libraries in England need to become more like coffee shops if they are to survive, a government-commissioned report concludes.