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Larry Wilmore's 'Nightly Show' To Mimic Sunday Talk Shows

NPR News - Sun, 2015-01-18 23:34

The ex-Daily Show correspondent becomes the only black man to host an entertainment show in late night TV. He doesn't plan on centering the show on race: he's aiming at Sunday morning political shows.

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When Bariatric Surgery's Benefits Wane, This Procedure Can Help

NPR News - Sun, 2015-01-18 23:33

Bariatric surgery works for severely obese patients because it shrinks the size of the stomach. But years later, the stomach starts to expand and some patients regain the weight they lost.

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Sure You Can Track Your Health Data, But Can Your Doctor Use It?

NPR News - Sun, 2015-01-18 23:32

People use wearable gadgets and phone apps to monitor their health — everything from calories consumed to medication taken. But all that data doesn't necessarily translate into better health care.

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'Speak English' remark fair - Warner

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 23:31
Australia's David Warner defends his part in a row with India's Rohit Sharma during an ODI between the two sides.

VIDEO: Why is British climbing on the rise?

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 23:30
New figures have suggested an increasing number of people are taking up climbing as a sport in Britain.

VIDEO: Drone footage shows destroyed airport

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 23:14
Drone footage shows the war-torn remains of Donetsk airport, as Ukrainian officials say their forces have retaken the airport in the eastern city of Donetsk

Rangers aim to avoid general meeting

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 23:13
Rangers aim to avoid general meeting called by Dave King as they confirm Ibrox could be used for security.

Two-legged pup mistaken for kangaroo

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 23:05
A two-legged puppy who hops around Morpeth is being mistaken for a kangaroo.

Injured walker flown to hospital

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 22:52
A 19-year-old man is airlifted to hospital with a suspected broken arm after falling while walking on snow and ice-covered Snowdon wearing a pair of trainers.

VIDEO: Should dental fees be made clearer?

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 22:46
People could be paying too much for dental treatment because dentists are not being clear about their prices, consumer champion Which? has found.

VIDEO: Footage shows man invade pitch

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 22:35
Derbyshire Police investigates an alleged assault against a Nottingham Forest player at the end of a match at Derby County.

Cardiff among fastest growing cities

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 22:02
Cardiff is amongst the fastest growing cities in the UK while Swansea and Newport are struggling, according to a new study.

Talks to resolve water dispute begin

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 21:51
Talks aimed at resolving the dispute between Northern Ireland Water and its staff are due to begin later after a weekend when more than 1,000 customers were left without a water supply

Force data 'undermined intelligence'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 21:40
An urgent inquiry is needed into the way in which British Transport Police handles data, according to the Home Affairs Select Committee chairman.

Shots Fired Near Vice President's Delaware Home, Biden Wasn't There

NPR News - Sun, 2015-01-18 21:35

Someone fired multiple gunshots from a vehicle near Vice President Joe Biden's home in Wilmington, Del., Saturday night, according to the U.S. Secret Service.

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VIDEO: 'One of Arsenal's best in a decade'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 21:33
Match of the Day 2 presenter Mark Chapman discusses Arsenal, Hull City and Falcao with Robbie Savage, Trevor Sinclair and Henry Winter.

Extra £10m for V&A Dundee pledged

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 21:32
An additional £10m is pledged by the Scottish government to help fund the construction of the Dundee branch of the V&A Museum.

Nadal through, but Ivanovic out

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 21:30
Rafael Nadal returns to Grand Slam action with a win, but Ana Ivanovic is a shock exit on day one of the Australian Open.

VIDEO: Guinea's Ebola culture battle

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 21:19
The BBC's Ibrahima Diané returns to his home country to look at the particular problems facing Guinea in its fight against Ebola.

Jet data theft 'shows cyber-spy risk'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 21:07
The reported theft by Chinese spies of designs for Australia's new warplane, the US-built F-35 Joint Strike Fighter jet, highlights cyber-espionage risks, Australia's FM says.

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