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German motorway shooter sentenced

Thu, 2014-10-30 04:39
A German lorry driver who carried out hundreds of shootings on the country's motorways has been jailed for more than 10 years.

'Drunk' pilot arrested before flight

Thu, 2014-10-30 04:29
A pilot for Flybe was removed from a plane and arrested on suspicion of being over the drink drive limit just before he was due to fly.

Rocket makers probe US explosion

Thu, 2014-10-30 04:27
The builders of an unmanned supply rocket which exploded on the way to the International Space Station have vowed to find the cause of the failure.

Is the traditional metal key becoming obsolete?

Thu, 2014-10-30 04:26
Are the days of the humble key numbered?

New shop opening creates 366 jobs

Thu, 2014-10-30 04:24
Retailer Matalan creates 366 jobs with the opening of its Cardiff store, the chain's first in a city centre.

VIDEO: Breastfeeding photo deleted by Facebook

Thu, 2014-10-30 04:24
A photograph of a mother breastfeeding her premature baby has gone viral after it was deleted by Facebook.

BBC to show Warrington FA Cup tie

Thu, 2014-10-30 04:21
Warrington Town's FA Cup first-round tie against Exeter City will be televised live on BBC Two.

US faces Ebola quarantine test case

Thu, 2014-10-30 04:13
A nurse who cared for Ebola patients in Sierra Leone is fighting the US state of Maine over its right to quarantine her against her will.

Motorway fuel '£8 a tank dearer'

Thu, 2014-10-30 04:05
Filling up at a motorway service station can cost the average motorist an extra £8 a tank compared with elsewhere, the RAC says.

VIDEO: Brits love Borgen, but cannot pronounce it

Thu, 2014-10-30 03:41
How the Borgen legacy of Birgitte Nyborg, Kasper Juul and others live on for some in Danish circles.

VIDEO: How to build an engine in 42 seconds

Thu, 2014-10-30 03:34
Steph McGovern reports from the new Jaguar Land Rover Engine Manufacturing Centre in Wolverhampton where robots can construct an engine from its component parts in under a minute.

Clark appointed Blackpool manager

Thu, 2014-10-30 03:30
Championship side Blackpool appoint ex-Birmingham City boss Lee Clark as their new manager on a one-year rolling deal.

VIDEO: Stars glow at Interstellar premiere

Thu, 2014-10-30 03:22
The stars of Christopher Nolan's much-anticipated Interstellar praise its "ambition" at the film's European premiere.

Pulitzer-winning poet Kinnell dies

Thu, 2014-10-30 03:11
Pulitzer Prize-winning US poet Galway Kinnell, best known for his spiritual poems connecting the experiences of daily life to larger forces, dies aged 87.

Prison for S Korea bullying soldiers

Thu, 2014-10-30 03:07
A military court in South Korea gives prison sentences ranging from 25 to 45 years to four soldiers involved in the death of a junior soldier.

Tunisia secularists win elections

Thu, 2014-10-30 03:03
Tunisia's secularist Nidaa Tounes party wins 81 seats in parliament, pushing the Islamists of Ennahda into second place, official results show.

VIDEO: Lava flow creeps toward Hawaii homes

Thu, 2014-10-30 03:00
Molten lava from a volcano erupting on Hawaii's Big Island has been flowing slowly across the island.

VIDEO: 'Why I needed Danish sperm donor'

Thu, 2014-10-30 02:46
A single mother with one-year-old twins explains to BBC Breakfast how she needed a Danish sperm donor and how she plans to tell the girls about their conception.

Hopes to reopen landslip-hit A83

Thu, 2014-10-30 02:28
Contractors hope to clear the remaining debris from a 2,000 tonne landslip on the A83 and reopen the road at the Rest and Be Thankful in Argyll.

New face of Cardiff centre revealed

Thu, 2014-10-30 02:25
Images showing the new face of Cardiff city centre are revealed showing how it will look following a massive development project.
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