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VIDEO: US 'double agent' suspected in Germany

Fri, 2014-07-04 19:19
The German authorities have summoned the US ambassador in Berlin after a man was arrested on suspicion of spying.

Heroine nurse to feature on £5 coin

Fri, 2014-07-04 17:22
Edith Cavell, the British nurse executed by the Germans during World War One, is to feature on a new commemorative £5 coin.

VIDEO: Huge grasshopper lands on Rodriguez

Fri, 2014-07-04 17:10
An insect landed on Colombia's James Rodriguez after he scored a penalty against Brazil during their 2014 World Cup quarter-finals at the Castelao arena in Fortaleza.

Guatemala rebel guilty of killings

Fri, 2014-07-04 17:04
A court in Guatemala has sentenced a former rebel leader to a long prison sentence for ordering the murder of 22 pro-government farmers in 1988.

VIDEO: Turkish concerns over refugee crisis

Fri, 2014-07-04 16:16
According to the UN, Turkey has so far received a million refugees from Syria. Just over 20% have settled in camps - the rest are in towns and cities.

Poland's overlooked Enigma codebreakers

Fri, 2014-07-04 16:02
The Poles who showed the way to crack the Enigma code

Egypt raises fuel and energy costs

Fri, 2014-07-04 16:00
Egypt introduces electricity and fuel price increases in a move to cut state energy subsidies and reduce the budget deficit.

Injured Neymar out of World Cup

Fri, 2014-07-04 15:57
Brazil forward Neymar is ruled out of the World Cup with a fractured bone in his spine sustained against Colombia.

BBC TV News reaches 60th milestone

Fri, 2014-07-04 15:57
Trot through the history of TV news since 1954

Murder verdict over Argentina bishop

Fri, 2014-07-04 15:55
Two former senior military officers in Argentina have been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of Bishop Enrique Angelelli in 1976 during military rule.

Strange tale of the 4 July firework disaster

Fri, 2014-07-04 15:50
Author Jeremy Clay recounts an extraordinary 19th Century effort at a complicated medical procedure.

The most brutal form of apology

Fri, 2014-07-04 15:48
The cricketer who said sorry in the style of AA

Readers' 48 words for defeat

Fri, 2014-07-04 15:45
And 48 more words for defeat at sport

Brazil 2-1 Colombia

Fri, 2014-07-04 15:42
Brazil see off Colombia's fightback to book a World Cup semi-final against Germany with goals from Thiago Silva and David Luiz.

Crowds flock to E Jerusalem funeral

Fri, 2014-07-04 15:38
Thousands attend the funeral of a murdered Palestinian teenager in East Jerusalem, as Palestinian youths clash with Israeli police.

What the Tour riders might not see

Fri, 2014-07-04 15:22
The sights the Tour de France riders will probably miss

Michael Nyman on Hillsborough Symphony

Fri, 2014-07-04 15:11
Michael Nyman on writing a symphony for Hillsborough

Today at the World Cup: Your at-a-glance guide

Fri, 2014-07-04 15:05
Who is playing? How can you watch? Who will win? Everything you need to know on day 24 of the 2014 Fifa World Cup.

VIDEO: Can prisons cope with older people?

Fri, 2014-07-04 14:47
BBC Newsnight's Jim Reed asks whether the prison system in the UK is coping effectively with detaining the rising number of elderly people.

Senegal Prime Minister Toure sacked

Fri, 2014-07-04 14:39
Senegalese Prime Minister Aminata Toure is sacked after less than a year in office, after her ruling party's poor results in last week's local elections.
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