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Pope to visit Cuba in September

Wed, 2015-04-22 12:43
Pope Francis will travel to Cuba in September ahead of his visit to the United States, the Vatican announces.

eBay profits beat expectations

Wed, 2015-04-22 12:36
Online retailer eBay reports better-than-expected first quarter profits, but says a strong dollar significantly hurt the company's results.

Radcliffe 'unprepared' for marathon

Wed, 2015-04-22 12:28
Three-time London Marathon winner Paula Radcliffe says she will enter this year's race "unfit", but healthy.

Ethiopian mass rally against IS

Wed, 2015-04-22 12:18
Tens of thousands of Ethiopians attended a rally in the capital, Addis Ababa, condemning the murders of Ethiopians by Islamic State militants.

Facebook reports strong results

Wed, 2015-04-22 12:17
Social networking giant Facebook reports better-than-expected first quarter profits as well as growing monthly active users.

Man filmed sex abuse of babies

Wed, 2015-04-22 12:00
A 33-year-old man has admitted filming himself abusing two children, including one just five weeks old.

$1bn NFL concussion payouts approved

Wed, 2015-04-22 11:32
A judge approves a plan worth $1bn (£664.6m) to compensate former American football players with head injuries.

Russian opposition to contest polls

Wed, 2015-04-22 11:25
Russia's new opposition coalition, which includes activist Alexei Navalny, says it will fight for election in three regions this autumn.

VIDEO: The tiny island at centre of migrant crisis

Wed, 2015-04-22 11:12
Italian coastguards have rescued hundreds more migrants trying to get to Europe from North Africa.

US plane makes emergency landing

Wed, 2015-04-22 10:57
A Chicago-bound plane is forced to make an emergency landing in Buffalo, New York, after suffering a "pressurisation problem," officials say.

Lollipop man 'stops fire engine'

Wed, 2015-04-22 10:41
A lollipop man is suspended after claims he stopped a fire engine on its way to a 999 call.

Deutsche Bank in €1.5bn legal hit

Wed, 2015-04-22 10:13
Deutsche Bank says it expects litigation costs of €1.5bn in the first quarter, but it still expects to be profitable.

Google to run mobile phone network

Wed, 2015-04-22 10:03
Google details its plan to launch a mobile network in the US that will piggyback existing service but offer different terms.

Adams to face footballer or teacher

Wed, 2015-04-22 09:45
Olympic champion Nicola Adams faces a footballer or a teacher in her semi-final at the English National Championships.

Premier League hit by Uefa changes

Wed, 2015-04-22 09:44
The Premier League will have only one top-seeded club in next season's Champions League, as Uefa introduce new rules.

VIDEO: Farage: You say things to get noticed

Wed, 2015-04-22 09:40
Nigel Farage says UKIP previously used rhetoric to "get noticed" but no longer needs to make "negative arguments" about immigration.

My country’s a mess and no one understands

Wed, 2015-04-22 09:32
BBC Trending presents: an idiot's guide to the Yemen conflict

Reagan gunman pushes for release

Wed, 2015-04-22 09:31
A lawyer for the man who shot President Ronald Reagan in 1981 tells a court in Washington his client should be released from a mental hospital.

Army sergeant 'did not slap bottoms'

Wed, 2015-04-22 09:26
An army sergeant accused of a string of sex attacks on female cadets denies he was in the "habit" of smacking their bottoms as they left the office.

Biker dies after coming off road

Wed, 2015-04-22 09:22
A 34-year-old motorcyclist dies after coming off the road on the A85 near Taynuilt in Argyll.

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