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England will not panic - Lancaster

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 23:02
England head coach Stuart Lancaster says his team will not panic after a fifth successive defeat.

Afghan woman MP survives car attack

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 22:56
A suicide bomber targets a prominent female Afghan politician, killing three civilians and wounding others in an attack on a Kabul convoy.

Conisbrough crash kills three people

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 22:04
Three people have died after a collision involving two cars in Conisbrough, South Yorkshire.

VIDEO: New plans to curb prison staff attacks

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 22:00
Prison officers in England and Wales are to receive greater protection from violent inmates under new measures from the Ministry of Justice, as serious assaults are at a record high.

4 DuPont Workers Die In Texas Chemical Leak

NPR News - Sat, 2014-11-15 21:41

One worker was also injured at a suburban Houston industrial plant when the chemical, methyl mercaptan, began leaking around 4 a.m.

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VIDEO: Coffee shop closure stirs town fears

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 19:49
BBC Pop Up reports on a local coffee shop in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, whose residents rallied to save it from closure.

VIDEO: Protesters descend on G20 in Brisbane

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 19:46
Hundreds of protesters for a variety of causes take to the streets of Brisbane, hoping to highlight their cause in front of world leaders.

Surgeons warned over death rates

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 18:56
Surgeons who refuse to publish their mortality rates could face sanctions, NHS England's medical director says.

VIDEO: New contraceptive device launched

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 18:42
A new way of giving contraceptive injections - in a special device without a traditional syringe - could help more women in developing countries plan their lives and their families.

Romania to elect new president

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 18:07
Voters in Romania are set to elect a new president in a run-off between the social democrat prime minister and a centre-right candidate.

Ukraine rebel areas lose funding

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 17:40
Ukraine's president orders the withdrawal of all state services, including funding for hospitals and schools, from rebel-held areas.

Chasing the sun in Chile

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 17:13
Can solar-powered cars lead to green revolution in F1?

VIDEO: G20 leaders to address economy

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 17:01
World leaders discuss the global economy and energy, on the second and final day of the G20 summit in Brisbane, Australia.

G20 final day focuses on growth

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 16:38
The G20 summit in Australia concludes with economic growth at the centre of discussions, after Saturday was dominated by Western anger with Russia.

BBC's Songs of Praise gets makeover

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 16:35
Songs of Praise, the BBC's flagship worship programme, is changing its format as part of a relaunch.

Are we really interested in saving time?

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 16:00
Why people secretly don't want to save time

The one dollar contraceptive

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 15:58
Family planning made easier

'Ice cream' killer Carranza publishing memoirs

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 15:48
Austria's 'ice cream' killer publishing memoirs

VIDEO: Trends of the week - in 60 seconds

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 15:37
Interstellar sparks debate and more trends of the week

How almonds are sucking California dry

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 15:32
How almonds are sucking California dry