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VIDEO: Savile's brother 'also abused patients'

BBC - 8 hours 35 min ago
Jimmy Savile's brother, Johnny, was also abusing patients an investigation reveals.

VIDEO: Scotland's shock defeat in numbers

BBC - 8 hours 37 min ago
Scotland are still searching for their first World Cup win after suffering a shock one-wicket defeat by Afghanistan in Dunedin.

How do you make rugby a safer sport?

BBC - 8 hours 37 min ago
Exercise passports, proper rest, compulsory head-guards for juniors, return to rucking? Tom Fordyce gauges opinion across the sport.

Killer frog disease hits Madagascar

BBC - 8 hours 37 min ago
A devastating disease that has wiped out amphibians around the world has been discovered in Madagascar, scientists report.

VIDEO: Threat of war looming in Gaza

BBC - 8 hours 37 min ago
There are growing fears that the war in the Gaza strip could start again.

Attention, Shoppers: Prices For 70 Health Care Procedures Now Online!

NPR News - 8 hours 48 min ago

It's not exactly for knee replacements. But a website from the nonprofit Health Care Cost Institute could helping patients shop around for the best values.

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German nurse gets life for murder

BBC - 8 hours 55 min ago
A German former nurse, who admits killing more than 30 patients with lethal drug overdoses, has been jailed for life by a court in Lower Saxony.

Ex-Japan PM opposes nuclear plant

BBC - 8 hours 56 min ago
Anti-nuclear campaigners greet the former Prime Minister of Japan to fight plans for the £8bn Wylfa Newydd nuclear plant on Anglesey.

Lollipop man must end 'high-fiving'

BBC - 8 hours 58 min ago
Council orders Dumbarton lollipop man to stop "high-fiving" children as they cross the road, due to safety fears.

Judge rules for flight delay payment

BBC - 9 hours 8 min ago
A judge rules that airline cannot delay the payment of compensation due to passengers for delayed flights, setting a precedent for thousands of similar claims.

'Concern' over bugs in shop chicken

BBC - 9 hours 9 min ago
Chickens are growing resistant to antibiotics used to treat bugs which cause food poisoning, according to a new report covering 28 EU countries.

VIDEO: Pope Francis' gaffes - in 60 seconds

BBC - 9 hours 30 min ago
Pope Francis has been widely praised for his no-nonsense approach, but his off-the-cuff remarks have sparked criticism in recent months, as BBC News explains

Serbia player threatened at gunpoint

BBC - 9 hours 33 min ago
Serbian player Zarko Udovicic was threatened at gunpoint by his team's own fans after missing a penalty, FIFPro say.

Man found with bomb-making equipment

BBC - 9 hours 40 min ago
A former Syrian doctor admits having a hoard of explosive ingredients and instructions on how to prepare bombs in Edinburgh.

Scotland 'must get over defeat'

BBC - 9 hours 44 min ago
Scotland will need time to get over the disappointment of their World Cup defeat by Afghanistan, says captain Preston Mommsen.

Ukraine Starts Withdrawing Heavy Weapons From Front Lines

NPR News - 9 hours 45 min ago

Ukraine's military says the withdrawal of 100-millimeter guns "is the first step" in a process that will be monitored by the Organization for Security and Cooperation.

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Paris gunman video 'shows killings'

BBC - 9 hours 57 min ago
Details have emerged of footage filmed by Paris gunman Amedy Coulibaly during a bloody rampage inside a Jewish supermarket, a report says.

Savile: 'How could this be allowed to happen?'

BBC - 9 hours 57 min ago
Today's investigation into Jimmy Savile reveals how his criminal behaviour "was facilitated by ministers or civil servants".

The art of falling over with dignity

BBC - 10 hours 7 min ago
What's the best way to elegantly fall over?

Charlton investigate pitch sex video

BBC - 10 hours 9 min ago
Charlton are investigating online footage appearing to show a couple having sex on the club's pitch.