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Anxious wait for A-level results

Tue, 2014-08-12 22:01
With just one more day before the 2014 A-level results are due, students consider their options.

Who will finish where in the Premier League?

Tue, 2014-08-12 22:00
With the new Premier League season just days away, chief football writer Phil McNulty assesses the prospects of every team.

Tighter scrutiny call by Tory leader

Tue, 2014-08-12 21:55
The first minister needs tighter scrutiny to improve faith in the political system, the Welsh Conservatives claim.

Great Barrier Reef outlook 'poor'

Tue, 2014-08-12 21:52
The outlook for Australia's Great Barrier Reef is poor despite conservation efforts, with further deterioration expected in coming years, a report says.

Prisoners on the run for 10 years

Tue, 2014-08-12 21:12
Two prisoners are still on the run 10 years after absconding from a Suffolk jail.

'Agony' of Williams' final hours - papers

Tue, 2014-08-12 21:05
Many papers are still digesting news of the death of actor Robin Williams, as well as pondering what the UK should do in Iraq

Criticism sparks care homes review

Tue, 2014-08-12 21:04
The Commissioner for Older People says criminal charges should be brought against care homes where staff repeatedly fail to meet standards.

Canada to give WHO Ebola vaccine

Tue, 2014-08-12 20:45
Canada says it will donate up to 1,000 doses of an experimental Ebola vaccine to help battle the disease's outbreak in West Africa.

VIDEO: Helping military children cope with loss

Tue, 2014-08-12 20:32
Newsbeat visits a FAB summer camp, designed to help children from military families cope with loss.

Constitution to 'guarantee' free NHS

Tue, 2014-08-12 20:05
Alex Salmond is to promise the inclusion of a right to free healthcare in the proposed written constitution of an independent Scotland.

Williams death confirmed as suicide

Tue, 2014-08-12 19:09
US actor and comedian Robin Williams had been treated for depression and took his own life at his California home, police confirm.

Obama calls for calm in Missouri

Tue, 2014-08-12 18:56
President Obama urges restraint in the US city of St Louis after two nights of unrest following the fatal shooting by police of a black teenager.

Colombia boosts troops in rebel area

Tue, 2014-08-12 18:19
The military in Colombia says it is sending more troops to the eastern province of Arauca to deal with a recent wave of attacks.

'Slenderman' victim thanks governor

Tue, 2014-08-12 17:54
The family of a 12-year-old allegedly stabbed by two schoolgirls have thanked the governor of Wisconsin, who honoured her with a special day.

In pictures: Lauren Bacall

Tue, 2014-08-12 17:43
Life and career of US actress Lauren Bacall

Japanese economy contracts sharply

Tue, 2014-08-12 17:34
The Japanese economy contracts by 6.8% from the previous year after a recently introduced sales tax held back consumer spending.

VIDEO: Eddie Izzard tribute to Robin Williams

Tue, 2014-08-12 17:34
Comedian Eddie Izzard pays tribute to the US actor Robin Williams

UKIP to avoid rivals' conferences

Tue, 2014-08-12 16:59
Nigel Farage is likely to steer clear of fringe events at other party conferences this autumn - as UKIP tries to move away from "gatecrashing" rival gatherings.

GM flies 'could save crops'

Tue, 2014-08-12 16:49
A type of genetically engineered fly which eventually kills itself off can be an effective method of pest control, according to new research.

Russian dictators 'A-level choice'

Tue, 2014-08-12 16:41
A top 10 of A-level history options puts Russian dictators and US civil rights as the most widely studied topics
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