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EU dominated by German politics

Tue, 2014-07-01 08:01
EU dominated by German power play

VIDEO: Three lightning strikes at Sears Tower

Tue, 2014-07-01 07:56
Chicago's Sears Tower was hit by lightning repeatedly during a thunderstorm on Monday night.

Computing GCSE answers appear online

Tue, 2014-07-01 07:42
Two controlled assessment tasks in a computing GCSE have been withdrawn by an exam board, after the answers appeared on the internet.

Bolt will race at Glasgow 2014

Tue, 2014-07-01 07:28
Usain Bolt, the six-time Olympic champion, will compete in the 4x100m relay at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Race track lobbying breached code

Tue, 2014-07-01 07:25
The lobbying for a race circuit by Wales' Environment Minister Alun Davies breached the Ministerial Code but he will not be sacked.

Kerber stuns Sharapova at Wimbledon

Tue, 2014-07-01 07:16
German ninth seed Angelique Kerber ends Maria Sharapova's hopes of winning a second Wimbledon title in the fourth round.

VIDEO: 'Shells pockmark Ukraine's Kramatorsk'

Tue, 2014-07-01 07:08
Oleg Boldyrev reports from the eastern Ukrainian town of Kramatorsk, where residents said there were several waves of shelling overnight.

AUDIO: Rolf humiliated me, victim alleges

Tue, 2014-07-01 07:04
An Australian singer has accused Rolf Harris of sexually assaulting her whilst posing for photographs at a function.

Deadly bomb hits Nigeria market

Tue, 2014-07-01 06:59
At least 18 people are killed in a bombing by suspected militants at a market in Maiduguri, north-eastern Nigeria, a medical worker tells the BBC.

Heathrow flyers wait for lost bags

Tue, 2014-07-01 06:59
Backlogs caused by computer problems at Heathrow's Terminal 5 mean some passengers are still waiting for their luggage days later.

Farage turns back on EU anthem

Tue, 2014-07-01 06:58
Nigel Farage leads UKIP MEPs in a protest against the European Parliament at the opening of its new session.

How did London become an education superpower?

Tue, 2014-07-01 06:50
How did London become an education superpower?

Why Hugh Laurie is trending in Algeria

Tue, 2014-07-01 06:28
Why is Hugh Laurie trending in Algeria?

Man faces life over teenager murder

Tue, 2014-07-01 06:27
John Davis admits murdering Fife teenager Hazel North whose body was found in a park in Kilmarnock.

Pistorius 'became global icon'

Tue, 2014-07-01 06:21
Oscar Pistorius became a "global icon" at the London Olympics and was set for further success, his manager tells his murder trial.

VIDEO: Roads 'too dangerous' for cyclists

Tue, 2014-07-01 06:11
More than half of British adults believe the roads in their local area are too dangerous to cycle on, suggests a BBC poll.

Japan approves landmark military move

Tue, 2014-07-01 06:08
Japan's cabinet approves a landmark change in security policy, paving the way for its military to fight overseas.

Where is the hardest place in the UK to be a busker?

Tue, 2014-07-01 05:38
Which part of the country has the most stringent restrictions on street performers?

Lallana completes £25m Liverpool move

Tue, 2014-07-01 05:36
Southampton captain Adam Lallana completes a £25m transfer to Liverpool after the England midfielder passes a medical.

Trident 'in UK's national interest'

Tue, 2014-07-01 05:35
It is in the UK's national security interest to keep the Trident nuclear weapons system, a group of former ministers, diplomats and generals say.

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