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Man in 70s dies in farm accident

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 03:26
A man, believed to be in his 70s, dies in an accident in a farm near Strangford in County Down.

Cook fails on first-class return

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 03:21
England Test captain Alastair Cook is dismissed for just three playing for the MCC against Yorkshire in Abu Dhabi.

Appeal after man dies on bypass

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 03:18
Police are appealing for witnesses following the death of a pedestrian who was in a collision with a car in Gwynedd.

Climate change 'big threat to China'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 03:10
Climate change could harm crop yields and the environment in China, says the country's top meteorologist, in a rare official admission.

VIDEO: Farage: 'I have been ruthless'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 03:08
Nigel Farage tells the BBC that he has been "utterly ruthless" when it comes to UKIP candidates who have "stepped over the line".

'How Unromantic It Is To Die Of Tuberculosis In The 21st Century'

NPR News - Sun, 2015-03-22 03:03

That's what a patient in Russia said a few years ago. In fact, 1.5 million people do die of the airborne infection each year. Here's what the world needs to do to fight this generally curable scourge.

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We need technology, says refs' chief

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 02:47
Video technology should be introduced in English football to eradicate clear errors, says refereeing chief Mike Riley.

Farage 'ruthless' with UKIP problems

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 02:44
Nigel Farage says he will continue to be "utterly ruthless" about dealing with UKIP candidates who "step over the line".

Officials Say Shiite Rebels Seize Yemen's 3rd Largest City

NPR News - Sun, 2015-03-22 02:31

Rebels backed by supporters of former President Ali Abdullah Saleh seized Taiz and its airport on Sunday, security and military officials said, as thousands took to the streets in protest.

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Blood sample donor appeal launched

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 02:27
Patients in Scotland are being invited to donate their leftover blood test samples for use in medical research.

VIDEO: Litvinenko suspect dismisses 'jibberish'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 02:21
One of the suspects in the killing of Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko tells the BBC he will disprove claims made of his involvement at a public inquiry.

Foraging In The Office Fridge: Petty Theft Or Public Service?

NPR News - Sun, 2015-03-22 02:18

A splash of milk for your coffee might pass, but helping yourself to a whole sandwich? Like any controversial office issue, the ethical lines that cut through the fridge aren't so clear.

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Foraging In The Office Fridge: Petty Theft Or Public Service?

NPR News - Sun, 2015-03-22 02:18

A splash of milk for your coffee might pass, but helping yourself to a whole sandwich? Like any controversial office issue, the ethical lines that cut through the fridge aren't so clear.

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Third Tunis attacker 'on the run'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 02:05
A third attacker is still "on the run" after the deadly Bardo Museum killings, Tunisia's president says in a live TV interview.

NI at public sector cuts 'watershed'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 02:01
Northern Ireland has reached a watershed regarding decisions on public sector cuts, the Ulster Bank's chief economist says.

Plain-clothes officer knocked down

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 01:50
A plain-clothes police officer was knocked down by a car as he tried to talk to the driver, police say.

IMF to co-operate with China-led bank

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 01:50
International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde says the IMF is happy to work with the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank.

VIDEO: Singer songwriter Jackie Trent dies

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 01:24
The singer and songwriter Jackie Trent - who co-wrote hits for stars such as Shirley Bassey and Frank Sinatra, as well as the theme for the soap opera Neighbours - dies at the age of 74.

VIDEO: Action line for anti-semitism victims

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 01:21
A new national action-line is to be set up to offer advice and help to people who have experienced anti-semitic attacks.

VIDEO: Mobile phone theft charge cap agreed

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 01:14
Five mobile phone companies agree to prevent customers from being landed with massive bills if their devices are stolen.

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