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Ebola outbreak risk to US 'very low'

Tue, 2014-08-05 11:15
US National Security Advisor Susan Rice says the risk of the Ebola virus spreading in the US is low, as a second infected American arrives for treatment in the country.

VIDEO: Family appeal for stolen war medals

Tue, 2014-08-05 10:59
The family of a WW2 RAF pilot whose medals were stolen from a house in Kent appeal for their return.

Stem cell scientist found dead

Tue, 2014-08-05 10:58
A Japanese scientist involved in a scandal over discredited stem cell research has been found dead in an apparent suicide.

Military jet escorts passenger plane

Tue, 2014-08-05 10:52
A passenger is arrested on suspicion of making a hoax bomb threat after military jets are scrambled to escort a plane to Manchester Airport.

Five European golds for Great Britain

Tue, 2014-08-05 10:47
Golds for Susie Rodgers, Ollie Hynd, Hannah Russell, Steph Millward & Sascha Kindred at the IPC Swimming European Championships.

'Heavy fighting' erupts in Donetsk

Tue, 2014-08-05 10:28
Heavy fighting erupts in a suburb of the eastern Ukrainian rebel bastion of Donetsk, local officials say.

VIDEO: What will Rosetta spacecraft do?

Tue, 2014-08-05 10:04
Scientists are poised for a key moment in the history of space exploration when a spacecraft attempts to rendezvous with a comet on Wednesday.

Three US migrant shelters to close

Tue, 2014-08-05 09:57
Three emergency shelters housing an influx of children from Central America who entered the US illegally will be closed because numbers are falling.

Ireland stun champions New Zealand

Tue, 2014-08-05 09:56
Ireland beat champions New Zealand 17-14 in the Women's World Cup and are on course to qualify for the semi-finals.

VIDEO: Trees felled over disease outbreak

Tue, 2014-08-05 09:19
Thousands of trees are being cut down in a Belfast forest following the discovery of a disease in some species.

Warsi quitting won't change policy

Tue, 2014-08-05 09:15
Baroness Warsi's resignation won't change UK policy on Gaza

VIDEO: End of the road for The Inbetweeners

Tue, 2014-08-05 09:12
The cast of The Inbetweeners talk to BBC Breakfast

Lorry fire causes 77-mile diversion

Tue, 2014-08-05 09:11
Drivers forced to make a 77-mile diversion after a fire breaks out on a lorry on the A9 just north of the Berriedale Braes in Caithness.

McIlroy plays down talk of 'Rory era'

Tue, 2014-08-05 09:11
Open champion Rory McIlroy says his recent form is not 'the start of an era' as he prepares for the US PGA Championship.

Rosetta: The story so far

Tue, 2014-08-05 09:11
The challenges ahead for Europe's comet chaser

Sunderland sign Rodwell in £10m deal

Tue, 2014-08-05 09:09
Manchester City midfielder Jack Rodwell joins Sunderland on a five-year-deal for an undisclosed fee, thought to be about £10m.

Overpayment row firms to repay £700k

Tue, 2014-08-05 09:08
Three firms of contractors accused of receiving £18m in overpayments will repay £700,000 to the Northern Ireland Housing Executive.

Pakistan says 30 militants killed

Tue, 2014-08-05 08:59
Pakistan's military says it has killed at least 30 militants in air strikes in the North Waziristan tribal region.

BBC rebuffs Russian state complaint

Tue, 2014-08-05 08:43
The BBC rebuffs a Russian state request to remove an interview with a Russian artist and activist who called for a march to win more autonomy for Siberia.

Doyle estate ordered to pay costs

Tue, 2014-08-05 08:42
The estate of Sherlock Holmes writer Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is ordered to pay the legal costs of an author at the centre of a long-running dispute over copyright.

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