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US cameraman in Liberia has Ebola

Thu, 2014-10-02 19:34
A freelancer working for NBC News in Liberia is to be flown home to the US after contracting the virus, which has claimed more than 3,000 lives.

Texas abortion restrictions upheld

Thu, 2014-10-02 18:58
A US appeals court rules Texas can enforce restrictions on abortion clinics under a contested state law, which may force many such facilities to close.

Rosberg fastest in Japan practice

Thu, 2014-10-02 18:56
Nico Rosberg beats Lewis Hamilton to set the fastest time in first practice at the Japanese GP, as Max Verstappen's engine fails.

Quiz of the week's news

Thu, 2014-10-02 18:43
The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.

VIDEO: Durga Puja's temple made of biscuits

Thu, 2014-10-02 17:32
A pavilion made largely of biscuits has featured at the Durga Puja festival in northern Calcutta.

Libya troops die in Benghazi attacks

Thu, 2014-10-02 17:28
At least 29 Libyan soldiers are killed and 60 more injured in car bombings and clashes in the eastern city of Benghazi, sources say.

What a quiz tells us about US news habits

Thu, 2014-10-02 17:07
What Americans do and don't know about world news

VIDEO: Turkey MPs vote to join war on IS

Thu, 2014-10-02 16:44
Turkey's parliament has backed a motion that will allow its military to enter Iraq and Syria.

Scottish borrowing costs assessed

Thu, 2014-10-02 16:36
Borrowing by the Scottish government could be expected to cost one percentage point more than UK debt.

Disability benefit delays criticised

Thu, 2014-10-02 16:33
Delays in paying the new disability benefit are leaving many people without enough money to afford essential living costs, according to a report.

Papers show Thatcher's personal side

Thu, 2014-10-02 16:04
Papers show the human side of Margaret Thatcher

JP Morgan customer accounts hacked

Thu, 2014-10-02 16:00
JP Morgan says it suffered a massive cyber attack affecting 76 million private and seven million business customers in the US.

The slow train to an accessible London

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:58
Will the London Underground ever be truly accessible?

Survivor remembers Lampedusa wreck

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:53
"I feel so happy, I feel so bad" says migrant who lived after wreck

The original Jersey Boy, and the inspiration for Cider With Rosie

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:52
The man who was the original Jersey Boy

Mexico relatives search for students

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:50
Desperate relatives join soldiers in the search for 44 students who disappeared during protests in the Mexican town of Iguala in Guerrero state.

Drug 'could cut drink dependence'

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:46
A pill designed to reduce alcohol consumption among problem drinkers looks set to be made available to NHS patients in England and Wales.

Sheeran album 2014's biggest so far

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:42
Ed Sheeran's album X overtakes Coldplay's Ghost Stories to make him the UK's top-selling artist of 2014 so far.

Cash incentives 'don't boost GCSEs'

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:41
Financial incentives do not boost teenagers' GCSE results and parents may be wasting their money, a study suggests.

Early HIV drugs are 'not a cure'

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:39
Giving drugs within hours of HIV infection is not a cure for HIV, according to doctors treating a baby in Milan.
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