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No sign of missing yacht says US

Wed, 2014-05-21 12:07
Four British men remain missing after search teams report no sightings of a life-raft from the yacht at the centre of an international hunt.

England win European U17 Championship

Wed, 2014-05-21 12:04
England win the European Under-17 Championship by beating the Netherlands 4-1 on penalties after a 1-1 draw in Malta.

VIDEO: Inside the European Parliament

Wed, 2014-05-21 12:03
The BBC's Brussels correspondent, Matthew Price, has been on a tour of the European Parliament with students from the UK.

BP in appeal to US Supreme Court

Wed, 2014-05-21 12:00
Oil giant BP appeals to the US Supreme Court over a ruling regarding how businesses must be compensated in the wake of the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil disaster.

Tight race as parties make last push

Wed, 2014-05-21 11:57
The party leaders make a final push for votes in Thursday's local and Euro elections, as a new poll has Labour sharing the lead with UKIP.

VIDEO: French rail network admits train blunder

Wed, 2014-05-21 11:49
The French train operator SNCF has discovered that 2,000 new trains it ordered at a cost of 15bn euros ($20.5bn; £12.1bn) are too wide for many regional platforms.

Deadly attacks on Nigeria villages

Wed, 2014-05-21 11:49
Suspected Boko Haram fighters are accused of killing at least 27 people in two northern Nigeria villages, a day after deadly bombings in the city of Jos.

VIDEO: Iran 'releases' Happy video dancers

Wed, 2014-05-21 11:43
A group of Iranians who were arrested for filming a video tribute to Pharrell Williams' song Happy have been released on bail, reports from Tehran suggest.

Pit manager offered to help rescuers

Wed, 2014-05-21 11:04
A mine manager who escaped an inrush of water which killed four of his colleagues offered to go back down the pit to help rescue them, a court is told.

Matadors gored at Madrid festival

Wed, 2014-05-21 10:59
A major event in Madrid's bullfighting season is cancelled after all three matadors partaking in the spectacle were gored by bulls.

Harris 'was known as the octopus'

Wed, 2014-05-21 10:53
Entertainer Rolf Harris was branded "the octopus" after repeatedly groping a TV make-up artist, a court hears.

Iran 'releases' Happy video dancers

Wed, 2014-05-21 10:31
Several young people arrested in Iran for taking part in a YouTube tribute to Pharrell Williams' hit song Happy are released, according to reports.

UK plane joins search for sailors

Wed, 2014-05-21 10:14
A Ministry of Defence aircraft is helping with the US Coast Guard's search for four British sailors missing in the Atlantic.

Burns heads five Leicester signings

Wed, 2014-05-21 10:07
Leicester boss Richard Cockerill confirms the signing of five players, headed by Gloucester fly-half Freddie Burns.

Ex-partner guilty of killing model

Wed, 2014-05-21 10:04
A man who stabbed his model ex-partner to death is found guilty of her murder.

Blizzard sues Starcraft cheat-makers

Wed, 2014-05-21 09:58
Activision Blizzard is trying to sue the creators of cheats that allow Starcraft II players to improve their rankings and unlock new weapons.

May tells Police Federation to reform

Wed, 2014-05-21 09:28
The Police Federation must make sweeping changes and public funding will cease from August, the home secretary says.

Playing will be 'difficult' for McIlroy

Wed, 2014-05-21 09:23
Rory McIlroy says playing at the PGA Championship will be "very difficult" after his split from Caroline Wozniacki.

'Pet replacement' app criticised

Wed, 2014-05-21 09:17
Battersea Dogs and Cats Home says the PetMatch app risks turning animals into "disposable items".

Cuba blocks dissident newspaper

Wed, 2014-05-21 09:02
Access to an online newspaper launched by Cuban dissident blogger Yoani Sanchez is blocked on the communist-run island shortly after it went live.
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