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Ebola death rates 70% - WHO study

Tue, 2014-09-23 08:45
New figures suggest 70% of those infected in West Africa have died, higher than previously reported.

DJ Travis guilty of indecent assault

Tue, 2014-09-23 08:41
Former Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis is convicted of one count of indecent assault in 1995 but cleared of two further charges.

Activists occupy coal-carrying train

Tue, 2014-09-23 08:16
Greenpeace activists take control of a train carrying 1,500 tonnes of coal to a power station, the campaign group says.

Nigeria MPs fury at 'cash arms deal'

Tue, 2014-09-23 08:14
About 50 Nigerian MPs storm out of parliament after a motion to discuss an alleged $9.3m cash arms deal in South Africa was blocked.

Kidnapped reporter freed in Somalia

Tue, 2014-09-23 08:11
Journalist Michael Scott Moore, a dual US and German citizen, is released after nearly three years in captivity in Somalia, officials say.

Cameron in UN talks over IS action

Tue, 2014-09-23 07:47
David Cameron is holding talks at the UN to see "what more the UK can do" to help international efforts "to tackle the threat we all face" from Islamic State.

How would a mansion tax work?

Tue, 2014-09-23 07:38
How would it work and who would be affected?

Australian 'terror suspect' killed

Tue, 2014-09-23 07:25
A teenager said to have made threats to Australian PM Tony Abbott is shot dead after stabbing two police in Melbourne, reports say.

Wiggins's form 'better than ever'

Tue, 2014-09-23 07:19
Olympic champion Sir Bradley Wiggins says his form is "better than ever" as he targets a first world time trial title.

Ofsted rejects claims of tip-offs

Tue, 2014-09-23 07:16
An Ofsted investigation rejects claims academies had unfair warnings of inspections, but says an email with a schedule had been mistakenly sent.

Four Mobo nominations for Sam Smith

Tue, 2014-09-23 07:12
Sam Smith and Krept & Konan lead the way with four nominations each for this year's Mobo Awards.

VIDEO: 'I met somebody called Elizabeth'

Tue, 2014-09-23 07:03
Ed Miliband's speech is peppered with references to people he has met recently, including apprentice Elizabeth.

Doubt over RVH child heart surgery

Tue, 2014-09-23 06:57
The future of children's cardiac surgery at Belfast's Royal Victoria Hospital is in serious doubt, as outgoing Health Minister Edwin Poots reveals an expert review has recommended the service moves to Dublin.

VIDEO: 'Mass murder': Survivors describe boat horror

Tue, 2014-09-23 06:49
Three Palestinian survivors of a refugee boat sinking have told the BBC they saw people smugglers deliberately ram the boat, and then chop the hands off those who clung to the sides of the vessel.

Bin Laden son-in-law jailed for life

Tue, 2014-09-23 06:46
Osama Bin Laden's son-in-law, who was an al-Qaeda spokesman, is sentenced to life in prison for terrorism-related charges in New York.

Medellin high-rises demolished

Tue, 2014-09-23 06:22
The remaining towers in the Space apartment complex in the Colombian city of Medellin have been demolished following a deadly collapse last year.

Showground charges over boy's death

Tue, 2014-09-23 06:20
Organisers of the Royal Highland Show face trial over alleged safety breaches, including an incident which resulted in a young boy's death.

VIDEO: Alice: suspect's mother-in-law speaks

Tue, 2014-09-23 06:10
The mother-in-law of the main suspect in the disappearance of 14-year-old schoolgirl Alice Gross has told the BBC she hopes Arnis Zalkalns will be caught soon.

The art of Ryder Cup captaincy

Tue, 2014-09-23 05:56
Bonding your team, getting your speech right, picking your singles line-up - the challenges facing Paul McGinley and Tom Watson

The struggle to claim the month of October

Tue, 2014-09-23 05:36
The struggle to claim the month of October

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