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Home care services 'close to crisis'

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 08:13
The home care system in England is close to crisis because of the way workers are exploited, a report says.

Man killed by runaway car named

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 08:05
The man killed by a runaway car in Finsbury Terrace, Brynmill, in Swansea is formally identified by police.

Fleetwood Mac to top Isle of Wight

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 08:01
Rock veterans Fleetwood Mac are announced as the first headline act of Isle of Wight 2015.

Critic of Obama daughters resigns

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 08:01
A Republican congressional aide has resigned after remarks attacking US President Barack Obama's daughters' attitude were widely condemned.

Roche shortlisted for goal of the year

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 08:00
Ireland's Stephanie Roche is shortlisted for Fifa's goal of the year alongside James Rodriguez and Robin van Persie.

WATCH: Video Of Indian Sisters Attacking Alleged Harassers Goes Viral

NPR News - Mon, 2014-12-01 07:58

The young women say they were subjected to lewd comments from the men. They responded by attacking them with belts. The men have been arrested, and the girls are to be honored by the state.

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Murphy and Walden progress in York

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 07:55
Shaun Murphy and Ricky Walden join Judd Trump and John Higgins in the last 16 of the UK Championship in York.

Why Texas is closing prisons

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 07:50
Why Texas is closing down prisons

VIDEO: Bus assault victim: Why I fought back

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 07:46
BBC News hears from two sisters who beat three men they accuse of sexual harassment on a bus in India.

Tredwell backs under-fire Cook

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 07:39
England off-spinner James Tredwell backs Alastair Cook to continue as one-day captain after calls for him to resign.

Colombia wants answers from general

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 07:36
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos demands an explanation from Gen Ruben Dario Alzate about his kidnapping following his release on Sunday.

Obama hosts meetings on Ferguson

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 07:30
The White House is hosting meetings with civil rights leaders and others to discuss "mistrust" between police and ethnic minorities, following unrest in the Missouri suburb of Ferguson.

Ronaldo, Messi & Neuer on shortlist

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 07:29
Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Manuel Neuer are named on a three-man shortlist for this year's Ballon d'Or prize.

Scientists make enzymes from scratch

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 07:17
Experts say they have achieved a scientific milestone - creating enzymes out of artificial genetic material that they made in their lab.

Ebola crisis: WHO upbeat on targets

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 07:08
The World Health Organization says the goals it set itself for treatment and safe burials in West Africa's Ebola outbreak have largely been met.

'Counterfeit' domains are seized

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 07:07
Police forces across Europe have seized 292 web domains that were being used to sell counterfeit goods, according to Europol.

Changing behaviour to tackle Ebola

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 07:06
And other reasons why Ebola continues in Sierra Leone

The UK's £20m IS fight in Lebanon

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 07:05
How UK is helping Lebanon prevent Islamic State invasion

Jail for toddler drug death parents

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 07:04
The parents of a two-year-old girl who died after drinking a heroin substitute are both jailed for eight years for her manslaughter.

Doctors Warn That Soft Bedding Puts Babies At Risk

NPR News - Mon, 2014-12-01 07:02

Pediatricians have been telling parents for years that soft bedding, such as pillows and blankets, raises the risk of suffocation for babies. But many parents don't seem to be paying attention.

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