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Starbucks hails 'record' sales

Thu, 2015-07-23 14:33
"Among the strongest and most remarkable quarters in our over 23 years as a public company," is how Starbucks boss Howard Schultz has described its third quarter performance.

Turkey lets US use base for IS raids

Thu, 2015-07-23 14:32
Turkey will let the US carry out strikes against Islamic State militants from its Incirlik airbase, as the country faces a surge in IS-linked violence.

VIDEO: Obama says UK should stay in EU

Thu, 2015-07-23 13:50
The UK should stay in the European Union to continue to have influence on the world stage, US President Barack Obama has told the BBC.

VIDEO: Earth-like planet discovered by Kepler

Thu, 2015-07-23 13:43
Hundreds of new planets, spotted by Nasa's Kepler telescope, include a world sharing many characteristics with Earth.

Corbyn urges end to 'silly remarks'

Thu, 2015-07-23 13:17
Jeremy Corbyn has responded to his critics in the Labour leadership contest by calling for an end to "silly remarks".

Don't leave the EU, Obama tells UK

Thu, 2015-07-23 13:00
The UK must stay in the European Union to continue to have influence on the world stage, US President Barack Obama tells the BBC.

Amazon surprises with profit jump

Thu, 2015-07-23 12:37
Amazon shares surged more than 14% in after-hours trading after it reported better than expected sales figures.

Shampoo bottle 'killer' took cocaine

Thu, 2015-07-23 12:24
A man accused of murdering a woman in a "perverted sexual assault" with a shampoo bottle went on a cocaine binge the night before she was taken to hospital, a court hears.

VIDEO: Shark freed from fishing line

Thu, 2015-07-23 12:14
A hammerhead shark has been freed from a fishing line on a crowded Florida beach.

Dozens of migrants 'drown off Libya'

Thu, 2015-07-23 12:08
Up to 40 African migrants are feared to have drowned when their boat sank off Libya's coast, survivors tell UN and aid agencies.

Williams consider Button for Bottas

Thu, 2015-07-23 11:43
British driver Jenson Button is a potential target for Williams next season if they lose Finland's Valtteri Bottas to Ferrari.

Donald Trump visits Mexican border

Thu, 2015-07-23 10:36
Donald Trump arrives on the Texas-Mexico border, an area he vows to secure if he is elected US president.

Bolt unsure of fitness for London

Thu, 2015-07-23 10:32
Usain Bolt says he is unsure how his pelvic injury will cope with possibly running two races at Friday's Anniversary Games.

Emergency call over 'vicious' badger

Thu, 2015-07-23 10:31
A 999 call from a man complaining he had been chased by a "vicious" badger, is released by police.

Denmark-Germany tunnel gets go-ahead

Thu, 2015-07-23 10:05
Denmark gets EU approval for a 19km (12-mile) road-rail tunnel that will cut journey times to Germany.

McDonald's testing breakfast shake up

Thu, 2015-07-23 09:49
Buying a McDonald's breakfast after the current cut off time of 10.30 may soon be possible, in the US at least.

VIDEO: Why are Kenyans upset with CNN? 60 secs

Thu, 2015-07-23 09:49
Why are Kenyans so upset with CNN? Explained in 60 secs

Falcao was best of 'human players'

Thu, 2015-07-23 09:40
Hernan Crespo says Radamel Falcao was only behind Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo before suffering a knee injury.

AUDIO: Man calls 999 to say badger chased him

Thu, 2015-07-23 09:40
A man called 999 to complain he had been chased by a badger, police have revealed.

Smartwatches 'open to cyberattack'

Thu, 2015-07-23 09:08
The best-selling smartwatches on the market all have security problems, according to US tech giant Hewlett-Packard.