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VIDEO: Is UK's public spending gap fair?

Thu, 2014-09-25 14:10
Robert Peston visits the north-east of England to hear the views of people there about the system that sees people in Scotland receive more public spending per head than those in England and Wales.

US Attorney General Holder resigns

Thu, 2014-09-25 13:59
US Attorney General Eric Holder announces he is stepping down, as President Barack Obama praises him as "the people's lawyer".

No Lampard talks over Man City loan

Thu, 2014-09-25 13:41
Frank Lampard says he has not held any discussions with Manchester City about extending his loan spell.

Castleford 14-30 Warrington

Thu, 2014-09-25 13:40
Warrington Wolves reach the Super League play-off semi-finals for the fourth straight year with victory at Castleford.

Ian Paisley memorial plan announced

Thu, 2014-09-25 13:30
The Paisley family confirms details of a memorial service for the former first minister of Northern Ireland, which will be held in Belfast next month.

VIDEO: Syria refugees stranded in no man's land

Thu, 2014-09-25 13:23
There has been renewed fighting around the Syrian town of Kobane - intensifying the surge of refugees trying to cross into Turkey.

$1.5m for US woman punched by police

Thu, 2014-09-25 13:13
A Los Angeles woman repeatedly punched in the head by a police officer at the side of the road will receive $1.5m (£0.9m) in compensation.

Aid worker's daughter condemns IS

Thu, 2014-09-25 13:09
The daughter of David Haines, who was killed by Islamist militants, says the Islamic State (IS) group should be "eradicated".

Forced work man was 'looked after'

Thu, 2014-09-25 13:06
A vulnerable man allegedly forced to work for 13 years at a Newport farm by a father and son tells a jury he was looked after by them.

VIDEO: Soyuz heads to ISS with new crew

Thu, 2014-09-25 13:06
A Russian Soyuz spacecraft has taken off from Kazakhstan carrying the first Russian woman to fly in space for 17 years.

US releases IS oil strike images

Thu, 2014-09-25 12:42
The Pentagon releases footage and still photos of its air strikes on oil refineries controlled by Islamic State militants in eastern Syria.

Sir Ian makes oil planning warning

Thu, 2014-09-25 12:29
Businessman Sir Ian Wood warns Aberdeen needs to plan now for the "difficult period" when the North Sea oil and gas industry "winds down".

Stock markets shaken by Apple slide

Thu, 2014-09-25 12:19
Leading US shares close sharply lower, dragged lower by Apple, which slipped 3.8% after the technology giant was forced to pull an update to its iOS 8 operating system.

VIDEO: Club offers chance to vent anger

Thu, 2014-09-25 12:19
A club, named the Furiousness Centre, that allows guests to vent their anger and aggression, has opened in Hungary.

IS strikes would be legal - No 10

Thu, 2014-09-25 12:12
Iraq's request for help means air strikes against Islamic State would be legal, the government says as it urges support for Friday's Commons vote.

Alice Gross 'last walk' replayed

Thu, 2014-09-25 11:44
A reconstruction of the last known movements of missing schoolgirl Alice Gross is staged in west London.

Swinney to join Smith commission

Thu, 2014-09-25 11:41
John Swinney will be named as one of the SNP's two representatives on Lord Smith's cross-party devolution commission, BBC Scotland understands.

Apple says bent iPhones are 'rare'

Thu, 2014-09-25 11:31
Apple responds to claims that its new handsets are prone to bending by saying such damage would be "rare" during normal use.

Kenyan death penalty for abortion

Thu, 2014-09-25 11:17
A Kenyan nurse is sentenced to death after being found guilty of carrying out an abortion five years ago on a woman who later bled to death.

Lebanon raids Arsal refugee camps

Thu, 2014-09-25 11:13
At least one person was killed and two wounded during a search for militants at refugee camps near Lebanon's border with Syria, the Lebanese army says.
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