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First quintuplet sisters born in US

Wed, 2015-04-15 12:16
Hospital officials say that five baby girls in Texas have set a new record by becoming the first quintuplet sisters born in the US.

VIDEO: Gyrocopter lands on US Capitol lawn

Wed, 2015-04-15 11:43
A small aircraft known as a gyrocopter has landed on the west lawn of the US Capitol building.

Baby rape plot was 'pie in the sky'

Wed, 2015-04-15 11:30
A paedophile accused of conspiring to rape a baby tells a court in Bristol the alleged plan was "fantasy" and "pie in the sky".

Spanish politician makes vote gaffe

Wed, 2015-04-15 11:18
The leader of Spain's opposition Socialist party apologises after accidentally voting to reopen a debate on abortion laws, which his party opposes.

Jones defends dad's private hip op

Wed, 2015-04-15 11:02
Carwyn Jones defends his dad's decision to have a private hip op, despite his own stance against the privatisation of the NHS.

VIDEO: The African migrants risking everything

Wed, 2015-04-15 10:49
Around 400 people, including many women and children, are still missing after their boat capsized off Libya.

Man detained over missing student

Wed, 2015-04-15 10:35
Police investigating the disappearance of an Irish student in Glasgow detain a 21 year-old man, BBC Scotland understands.

Suicide blast at UN base in Mali

Wed, 2015-04-15 10:24
A suicide attack on a UN base in northern Mali kills three civilians and seriously injures nine peacekeepers, the UN says.

Will US Congress scupper Iran deal?

Wed, 2015-04-15 10:17
The US Congress will have a say on a nuclear deal with Iran - does this mean they could scupper this global agreement?

Aircraft lands on US Capitol lawn

Wed, 2015-04-15 10:13
A small aircraft known as a gyrocopter has landed on the west lawn of the US Capitol building.

IMF says UK still in deficit in 2020

Wed, 2015-04-15 10:07
How embarrassing for Tories is it that the IMF says UK official projection of a return to surplus is wrong?

VIDEO: Cameron rejects 'rich party' tag

Wed, 2015-04-15 10:05
David Cameron has said accusations the Conservatives are "the party of the rich" make him "more angry than almost anything else".

Greece in new credit rating downgrade

Wed, 2015-04-15 09:42
S&P downgrades Greece's credit rating saying it expects its financial commitments will be "unsustainable".

Labadie given six-month biting ban

Wed, 2015-04-15 09:32
Dagenham & Redbridge striker Joss Labadie is banned for six months for biting Stevenage's Ronnie Henry in March.

Sight of rescuers 'led to capsize'

Wed, 2015-04-15 09:29
A shipwreck in which about 400 migrants are feared dead off Libya was caused by excitement at the arrival of rescue ship, survivors say.

PM anger at 'party of the rich' claim

Wed, 2015-04-15 09:19
David Cameron tells the BBC accusations that the Conservatives are "the party of the rich" make him "more angry than almost anything else".

Call for tougher 'legal highs' laws

Wed, 2015-04-15 09:03
A Belfast based anti-drugs group calls for tougher laws to be introduced to deal with the sale of "legal high" drugs.

Huawei phone gets 'pro' camera

Wed, 2015-04-15 09:02
Huawei says a new type of sensor and image stabilisation technology allows its new flagship phone to outclass other premium rivals.

Where next for Klopp?

Wed, 2015-04-15 08:37
Manchester City, Liverpool, Arsenal - are any of these clubs interested in Jurgen Klopp? BBC Sport assesses the German's next move.

US minimum wage protests expand

Wed, 2015-04-15 08:16
US workers and labour supporters demanding a raise to the minimum wage paid to fast food employees expand to include airport and homecare workers, among others.

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