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Sinkholes: A deadly threat from Florida's 'underworld'

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 17:18
The deadly threat lurking in Florida's 'underworld'

'Pocket optician' trialled in schools

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 17:16
A "pocket optician" made from a modified smartphone is to be used by teachers in Kenya as part of a trial to catch pupils' eye problems.

VIDEO: Getting to grips with 'RealSense'

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 17:14
Later this year, chip giant Intel will incorporate a new technology into laptops, PCs and tablets.

Gaddafi's secrets finally revealed

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 17:13
Did Gaddafi blow up a Libyan airliner, killing 157 people?

Plastic surgery 'booming' in the UK

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 17:10
There has been a dramatic increase in the popularity of cosmetic surgery in the UK, says the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons.

The scars of Morecambe's cockling disaster

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 17:00
Morecambe Bay cockling disaster's lasting impact

Internal police inquiry 'one sided'

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 16:34
The former Chief Constable of Cumbria Police brands a year-long probe into misconduct allegations against him an "unfair process".

Housing bubble 'forming in London'

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 16:21
Forecasters Ernst and Young warns a price bubble is forming in the London housing market as a separate report suggests curbs on foreign property buyers.

My plan to rediscover the X factor in 2014

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 16:12
In his first column for BBC Sport, golfer Graeme McDowell reveals his masterplan to find consistent form in 2014

VIDEO: Stars pay tribute to Seymour Hoffman

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 16:01
Stars in the UK and US are paying tribute to the actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who has been found dead in his New York home at the age of 46.

Mother charged with murder of baby

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 16:00
A mother from Oldham is charged with the murder of her seven-week-old baby boy after he died from head injuries.

Lloyds pledges to employ more women

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 16:00
Lloyds Banking Group says it will ensure that 40% of its 5,000 senior workforce is made up of women within the next six years, up from 28% currently.

London buses 'to become cashless'

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 15:58
London's buses are to become cashless from this summer, Transport for London announces.

12 Years a Slave scoops critics' awards

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 15:58
Steve McQueen's 12 Years a Slave receives a pre-Oscars boost by winning the most prizes at the London Critics' Circle Film Awards.

Beaten protest leader leaves Ukraine

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 15:54
Ukrainian protest leader Dmytro Bulatov, who says he was abducted and tortured, arrives in Lithuania for medical treatment.

Forecasters warn of further storms

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 15:48
A search continues for an angler who went missing in bad weather as forecasters warn of further gales and heavy rain to come.

VIDEO: Thugs chase off votes in Bangkok

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 14:59
Protests have disrupted Thailand's general election, halting voting in parts of Bangkok and the south, but officials say that 89% of polling stations operated normally.

Jonathan Davies' Six Nations Team of the Week

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 14:29
Who makes BBC expert Jonathan Davies' Team of the Week after the opening round of the Six Nations?

VIDEO: Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman dies

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 14:16
The awarding-winning American actor Philip Seymour Hoffman has been found dead at his flat in New York, at the age of 46.

Murray seals GB victory over USA

BBC - Sun, 2014-02-02 14:06
Andy Murray beats Sam Querrey to give Great Britain victory over the USA and a first Davis Cup quarter-final since 1986.

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