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VIDEO: Whiley's 26-hour treadmill triumph

Thu, 2014-03-20 14:58
DJ Jo Whiley has completed her Sport Relief challenge, defying a thigh injury and blisters to keep going for 26-hours on a treadmill outside BBC New Broadcasting House in London.

Players back me after rant - Sherwood

Thu, 2014-03-20 14:39
Tim Sherwood says Tottenham's display in their narrow Europa League defeat by Benfica shows he has his players' support.

Vicar or publican - which jobs make you happy?

Thu, 2014-03-20 14:35
Which jobs give people the most satisfying lives?

Brazil launches big corruption probe

Thu, 2014-03-20 14:17
Brazil says it is investigating corruption and price-fixing allegations against 18 companies, including Siemens of Germany and Alstom of France.

Lough search for missing NI man

Thu, 2014-03-20 14:07
Two men from Northern Ireland are critically ill in hospital and a third is missing after their boat sank while on a fishing trip in County Westmeath.

Megadams: Battle on the Brahmaputra

Thu, 2014-03-20 13:52
The battle for water on one of the world's great rivers

US general avoids jail in sex case

Thu, 2014-03-20 13:33
A US Army general who pleaded guilty to inappropriate relationships with subordinates avoids jail time but is docked $20,000 (£12,122) in pay.

Birdman told to pay £20,000 costs

Thu, 2014-03-20 13:24
A competitor in the Worthing Birdman competition is ordered to pay £20,000 in legal costs following a lengthy battle with the organisers.

Beach body 'might be ferry jumper'

Thu, 2014-03-20 13:20
Police are investigating whether a man's body found on a Suffolk beach is that of an Albanian who jumped from a ferry while being deported, the BBC understands.

Starbucks to expand alcohol sales

Thu, 2014-03-20 13:19
The coffee retailer plans to offer beer and wine at more of its cafes in the evenings in a strategy to sell alcohol at "thousands of select" outlets.

Darkness halts Malaysia jet search

Thu, 2014-03-20 13:14
An international air search in the vast area of the Indian Ocean for possible debris from the missing Malaysia Airlines plane ends for the day.

Murder inquiry over river death

Thu, 2014-03-20 13:02
Police launch a murder investigation after the body of a 45-year-old man was found partially submerged in a river beneath a road bridge.

NSA may release transparency reports

Thu, 2014-03-20 13:02
NSA deputy director tells the Ted (Technology, Entertainment and Design) it needs to be more transparent in the wake of Edward Snowden's spy leaks.

Benfica 2-2 Tottenham Hotspur (agg 5-3)

Thu, 2014-03-20 12:54
Two late Nacer Chadli goals earn Tottenham a draw with Benfica but they still exit the Europa League.

Somerset flood car 'sells for £101k'

Thu, 2014-03-20 12:53
A submerged car, which became the unofficial symbol of the Somerset floods, is the subject of a £101,100 winning bid on eBay.

US sanctions target Putin's allies

Thu, 2014-03-20 12:38
US President Barack Obama announces further sanctions on Russian individuals close to Vladimir Putin and a Russian bank over the crisis in Crimea.

Williams given Freedom of Stoke

Thu, 2014-03-20 12:38
Stoke-on-Trent City Council grants singer Robbie Williams and the Stoke Sentinel newspaper Freedom of the City

Urgent leak work at new Burrell show

Thu, 2014-03-20 12:34
Glasgow's Burrell Collection has to install protective covering for a small leak at a new exhibition, before it has even opened to the public.

Uruguay to take Guantanamo inmates

Thu, 2014-03-20 12:27
President Jose Mujica of Uruguay says his country will take five prisoners from the Guantanamo Bay prison in Cuba.

Harley stable after breaking vertebra

Thu, 2014-03-20 12:24
Jockey Martin Harley's condition is "not as serious as first feared" despite breaking a vertebra at Lingfield.

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