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Mental health warning to councils

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 23:34
Local councils trying to provide mental health care are "storing up problems" for the future, a charity claims.

VIDEO: Andes plane found 50 years after crash

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 23:32
Mountaineers in Chile have discovered the wreckage of a plane that went missing more than 50 years ago.

Pedestrian dies after M4 crash

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 23:27
A man dies after being hit by a car on the M4 near Bridgend in the early hours of Sunday.

Man shot dead in Liverpool street

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 23:12
A man dies after being shot in the back in a Liverpool street.

Bruce Jenner involved in car crash

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 23:08
One woman has died and seven others were hurt in a multi vehicle car crash involving Bruce Jenner, a star of Keeping Up With The Kardashians.

Five Dead, Including Children, In Georgia Shooting

NPR News - Sat, 2015-02-07 23:00

Police say a man shot six people — killing four of them, including his ex-wife and several children — before ending the rampage by fatally turning the gun on himself.

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VIDEO: Can robots replace firemen? - 15 secs

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 22:42
The US Navy is testing a prototype fire-fighting robot

Bruce Jenner Involved In Fatal Car Crash

NPR News - Sat, 2015-02-07 22:26

There's no indication Bruce Jenner was being chased by paparazzi who were nearby when the SUV he was driving became involved in a four-vehicle crash in Malibu that killed a woman.

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Volcano evacuations in Guatemala

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 21:22
Scores of residents are evacuated from their homes in southern Guatemala after the Fuego volcano erupts.

VIDEO: Six Nations Catch-Up - Week 1

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 21:20
Watch the biggest hits, the funniest moments and the best of the weekend's action in one bite-sized chunk with the Six Nations Catch-Up.

Bermuda reacts to Miliband tax warning

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 20:27
The British overseas territory of Bermuda says it is "surprised and disappointed" to be included a list of places Ed Miliband says could be targeted in a tax avoidance clampdown.

Guerrillas call in Miss Universe

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 20:15
Rebels from Colombia's Farc invite the country's newly crowned Miss Universe to assist their peace negotiations with the government.

VIDEO: Nigeria postpones presidential vote

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 19:46
The electoral commission in Nigeria has postponed the 14 February presidential election by six weeks over concerns about the security situation.

NHS to review avoidable deaths - Hunt

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 19:43
An annual review of "avoidable deaths" in English hospitals is unveiled by Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt, in a drive to make the NHS safer.

Abbott calls early leadership vote

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 18:51
The Australian prime minister brings forward a party confidence vote on his leadership to Monday, saying he wants to end political uncertainty.

Was football better before 1992?

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 18:48
Was football better in the old days?

People seized near Mexican gold mine

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 17:40
Armed men abduct at least 12 people near a Canadian-owned gold mine in the Mexican state of Guerrero, where 43 students vanished last year.

Rihanna and Smith due at Grammys

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 17:34
Pop's biggest stars are gearing up for the Grammys, where British star Sam Smith is up for six prizes.

Are train travellers without the right ticket treated fairly?

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 17:05
Are train travellers without the right ticket treated fairly?

Labour pledges Sure Start boost

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 16:58
Sure Start centres for deprived children in England would be expanded again under a future Labour administration, shadow education secretary Tristram Hunt pledges.