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Hamas denies holding Israeli soldier

Fri, 2014-08-01 16:38
The military wing of the Islamist group insists it is not holding a missing Israel soldier and says he could have died in an Israeli air strike.

The 16-year-old 'Pocket Rocket' who dazzled Glasgow

Fri, 2014-08-01 16:22
How 4ft 5in gymnast Claudia Fragapane won four Commonwealth golds with dynamic, bubbly, street-dance inspired routines.

Colorado's marijuana 'Green Rush'

Fri, 2014-08-01 16:08
On a limo-driven VIP pot tour in Colorado

VIDEO: Essure birth control unsafe - Brockovich

Fri, 2014-08-01 15:49
Erin Brockovich is among the leading voices claiming pharmaceutical giant Bayer's Essure sterilisation procedure has injured thousands of women.

BMJ 'right' in statins claims row

Fri, 2014-08-01 15:25
An investigation backs the British Medical Journal's handling of two controversial and inaccurate articles it ran on the harms of cholesterol-reducing statins.

The boy on a beach with an RPG

Fri, 2014-08-01 15:12
Shock at a video of a boy on a beach firing an RPG

Seven singular sports from the Victorian era

Fri, 2014-08-01 15:07
The bee v pigeon race and other singular sports

Bolt helps Jamaica reach 4x100m final

Fri, 2014-08-01 15:04
Usain Bolt, the world's fastest man, starts his Glasgow 2014 campaign by helping Jamaica reach the men's 4x100m relay final.

The next silicon revolution?

Fri, 2014-08-01 15:01
Could silicon be about to deliver yet another industrial revolution?

Uber taxi app 'competing unfairly'

Fri, 2014-08-01 14:44
The Uber taxi app is "competing unfairly" with London's black cabs, senior Labour MP Margaret Hodge says.

VIDEO: GM fund chief: 'Heart-wrenching' process

Fri, 2014-08-01 14:42
The chief of the GM compensation fund says the process of meeting families of victims is "heart-wrenching"

VIDEO: Cyber extortion a growing threat

Fri, 2014-08-01 14:04
Newsnight's David Grossman reports on the growing threat to technology companies posed by cyber extortionists.

Ebola spreading too fast - WHO

Fri, 2014-08-01 14:03
The Ebola outbreak is spreading faster than efforts to control it, the head of the World Health Organization tells West African leaders.

Usain Bolt: Slur denial at Games debut

Fri, 2014-08-01 13:44
Usain Bolt again denies making disparaging remarks about Glasgow 2014 as he makes first track appearance.

Hundreds attend fracking meeting

Fri, 2014-08-01 13:42
Hundreds of people attend a public meeting to discuss fracking in County Fermanagh.

Tech firms hit by cyber extortion

Fri, 2014-08-01 13:30
Tech firms hit by threats to take them offline

Judge urges Argentina default talks

Fri, 2014-08-01 13:29
In the first hearing since Argentina defaulted on its debts, US judge Thomas Griesa calls for negotiations to be resumed urgently.

Does your house make more than you?

Fri, 2014-08-01 13:18
Find out if your house makes more money than you do

Obama defends under-fire CIA director

Fri, 2014-08-01 13:17
President Barack Obama has defended CIA Director John Brennan and acknowledged the US tortured prisoners after 9/11.

Police 'chokehold' caused NYC death

Fri, 2014-08-01 12:55
A medical examiner has ruled that a police officer's "chokehold" caused the death of a man in New York.

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