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UK national sperm bank starts work

Wed, 2014-10-29 17:00
A UK national sperm bank - charged with reversing a growing shortage of sperm - starts work in Birmingham.

Care plan 'to ease hospital pressure'

Wed, 2014-10-29 16:46
Vulnerable patients in England will get better support in the community as part of plans to ease pressure on hospitals, ministers say.

VIDEO: Gyllenhaal makes news in Nightcrawler

Wed, 2014-10-29 16:40
Television news ethics come under fire in Jake Gyllenhaal's latest film, Nightcrawler.

Unexpected ways to wake up your brain

Wed, 2014-10-29 16:35
Is eating sage better for your alertness than coffee?

Samsung profit lowest in three years

Wed, 2014-10-29 16:29
Samsung Electronics sees its quarterly operating profit fall to its lowest level in more than three years because of slowing smartphone sales.

The Leonardo hidden from Hitler in case it gave him magic powers

Wed, 2014-10-29 16:29
The Leonardo hidden from Hitler in case it gave him special powers

How will future city signs look?

Wed, 2014-10-29 16:29
Jetpacks, driverless cars and solar roads

Money in politics: More than a game

Wed, 2014-10-29 16:17
This year's mid-term elections are set to become the most expensive in US history. Where is this money coming from and what is it doing to campaigns, candidates and the political process?

Drugs strategy and tax pledges

Wed, 2014-10-29 16:15
The government's strategy on illegal drugs, tax pledges and care for the elderly are among the stories on the front pages.

The Rumble in the Jungle revisited

Wed, 2014-10-29 16:06
Forty years since Ali took on Foreman in Kinshasa

Sickness benefit cuts 'considered'

Wed, 2014-10-29 16:06
Papers seen by the BBC suggest cuts to the Employment and Support Allowance are being contemplated but ministers say it is not policy.

Omagh bomb information withheld

Wed, 2014-10-29 16:05
The RUC Special Branch withheld some intelligence information from detectives trying to catch those responsible for the Omagh bombing, a report has found.

Report doubts drug use and penalties

Wed, 2014-10-29 16:01
A Home Office study of drug policies used across the world suggests there is no link between how tough penalties are and the level of drug use.

Big firms 'must condemn GamerGate'

Wed, 2014-10-29 15:59
The developer forced to leave her home due to threats

Burgess will succeed, says Robinson

Wed, 2014-10-29 15:50
Dual-code great Jason Robinson believes "there is no doubt" Bath-bound convert Sam Burgess "will play a massive part for England".

Ferdinand suspended & fined £25,000

Wed, 2014-10-29 15:43
QPR defender Rio Ferdinand is suspended for three matches and fined £25,000 by the FA for comments he made on Twitter.

Police apology over murderer's guns

Wed, 2014-10-29 15:29
Surrey Police apologises to the family of two women for returning guns to a man convicted of murdering them at a puppy farm near Farnham.

Young Fathers win Mercury Prize

Wed, 2014-10-29 15:03
Edinburgh-based hip-hop trio Young Fathers win the £20,000 Barclaycard Mercury Prize with their album Dead.

US attends Ebola conference in Cuba

Wed, 2014-10-29 14:55
Two health officials from the United States attend an Ebola conference in Cuba despite frosty relations between the two long-standing adversaries.

Lava flow creeps toward Hawaii homes

Wed, 2014-10-29 14:55
Rain has helped tamp down smoke from a creeping lava flow, which continues to threaten residents of a Hawaiian village.

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