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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.

Shia rebels 'seize Yemen city'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 01:12
Parts of Yemen's third largest city Taiz have been seized by Shia Houthi rebels, reports quoting state security officials say.

World Cup semis promise much - Agnew

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 01:03
The best four teams will compete in two mouth-watering World Cup semi-finals, says cricket correspondent Jonathan Agnew.

Objector stops flood work in Powys

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 00:16
Single objection stops flood protection work in Talgarth as council say funding has now been lost.

Cardiff cable car system mooted

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 00:13
Proposals for a £100m Cardiff cable car service to link the city centre with Penarth are revealed by Cardiff Business Council.

Ireland women unchanged for decider

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 00:11
Ireland will field an unchanged side as the women's team try to emulate their male counterparts by winning the Six Nations.

Formula 1 gossip

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 00:02
Fernando Alonso is to have tests at Cambridge University, Mercedes offer to help cover costs of German Grand Prix, plus more.

Neighbours songwriter Trent dies

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 23:58
British singer-songwriter Jackie Trent, known for her work for Frank Sinatra and Petula Clark, and the theme to TV soap Neighbours, has died, aged 74.

Sunday's gossip column

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 23:47
Eriksen turns down PSG approach, Ferdinand tipped for Manchester United return, Di Maria wants to leave, plus more.

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