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Adams, Dawson & Mitchell in quarters

Wed, 2015-01-07 13:58
England's Martin Adams, Brian Dawson and Scott Mitchell seal quarter-final spots at the BDO World Championships with second-round wins.

VIDEO: Eurozone slips into deflation

Wed, 2015-01-07 13:54
Inflation in the eurozone turns negative, official figures show, with prices in December 0.2% lower than the same month a year earlier.

VIDEO: Hospitals declare 'major incidents'

Wed, 2015-01-07 13:40
The BBC's Hugh Pym reports on the political rows which have erupted around the latest problems facing A&E departments

Atletico Madrid 2-0 Real Madrid

Wed, 2015-01-07 13:32
Fernando Torres's Atletico Madrid beat city rivals Real in the first leg of their last-16 Copa del Rey tie.

VIDEO: Corden and Blunt on the red carpet

Wed, 2015-01-07 13:28
James Corden and Emily Blunt talk to Lizo Mzimba about the film version of Into the Woods.

VIDEO: Gerrard: Right time for LA Galaxy

Wed, 2015-01-07 12:56
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard says his summer move to LA Galaxy comes at the "right time for a new challenge".

The rapidly changing Asian world

Wed, 2015-01-07 12:50
A trip to south-east Asia highlights why the 21st century is an Asian one, Katty Kay says.

Animal victims of Australian fires

Wed, 2015-01-07 12:47
The animals killed and maimed in Australia's bushfires

Paraguay rebel leader 'killed'

Wed, 2015-01-07 12:32
The leader of Paraguay's ACA rebel group, Albino Jara, is killed in a clash with special security forces in the north, the authorities say.

Alan Dershowitz: A high-flying lawyer's unwanted publicity

Wed, 2015-01-07 12:02
The fiery US lawyer in an unwanted spotlight

VIDEO: Australian town built underground

Wed, 2015-01-07 11:58
Jon Donnison visited Coober Pedy, a place so hot many of the residents have built their homes underground.

Ex-police chief in US murder trial

Wed, 2015-01-07 11:57
South Carolina prosecutors say the 2011 killing of an unarmed black man by a former police chief was a "senseless act of violence".

VIDEO: Boy survives skull part in belly op

Wed, 2015-01-07 11:50
Jahfari Martin, nine, is recovering well four months after doctors removed part of his skull and kept it in his "sterile" stomach for weeks.

Honeymoon 'wife' eBay bids top £1,800

Wed, 2015-01-07 10:55
An online auction to join a man on his honeymoon after he split with his fiancée has reached £1,800.

Manhunt for French magazine gunmen

Wed, 2015-01-07 10:43
Police in Paris mount a huge search for three gunmen who shot dead 12 people at the office of the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.

Ofsted 'positive discrimination' call

Wed, 2015-01-07 10:35
If head teachers are faced with two equal candidates for a teaching post, they should consider using "positive discrimination", says the Ofsted chief.

Fed rate rise before April unlikely

Wed, 2015-01-07 10:34
US Federal Reserve officials do not believe that they will raise the benchmark short-term interest rate before April, minutes released on Wednesday reveal.

'Outrage' at NHS cancer drugs move

Wed, 2015-01-07 10:32
Two drug companies have attacked a decision to remove their treatments from a special fund designed to give access to new therapies in England.

Sony Pictures hackers 'got sloppy'

Wed, 2015-01-07 09:42
The US is confident that North Korea was behind the Sony Pictures cyber-attack because the hackers were "sloppy" enough to leave a trail, says the FBI.

Somali militants kill 'CIA spies'

Wed, 2015-01-07 09:38
Somalia's militant Islamist group al-Shabab has killed by firing squad four men accused of spying for the CIA and other intelligence agencies.