Plans that could increase student numbers by 20% have not been adequately funded, a policy analysis report warns.
A new drug to treat skin cancer should be made available on the NHS, a health body has recommended.
A British nurse who recovered from Ebola travels to the US to donate blood to try to save the life of another victim of the virus.
The Chinese internet giant Alibaba is set to raise billions on the US stock exchange and is expected to be one of the biggest share offerings in history.
The US House of Representatives approves President Barack Obama's plan to train and arm the moderate Syrian opposition taking on Islamic State.
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Man City keeper Joe Hart believes his team can qualify for the Champions League last 16 despite losing to Bayern Munich.
People in Scotland will vote later on whether the country should stay in the UK or become an independent nation.
Extreme weather is punishing the south-western United States with a heatwave and a hurricane causing chaos from California into Mexico and flash flooding forecast for Arizona.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has been diagnosed with a "fairly aggressive" rare cancer, doctors treating him say.
A printer that creates fake skin to help burn victims heal, kit to check the health of bees and a solar-powered portable cooker win 2014's national Dyson awards.
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Authorities failed to alert police of suspicions about a paedophile doctor more than a year before his arrest in December 2013, it emerges.