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VIDEO: Briton confirmed dead in Syria air strike

Fri, 2014-10-24 16:30
A British man has been confirmed dead in a US air strike on jihadist targets in Syria.

Card firms 'fail' on rights advice

Fri, 2014-10-24 16:26
Many financial providers are failing to properly explain the protection shoppers have when something goes wrong with a credit card purchase, consumer group Which? suggests.

Anger over ancient woods quarry plan

Fri, 2014-10-24 15:57
Plans to turn an area of ancient Staffordshire woodland mentioned in the Domesday Book into a quarry anger conservationists.

Cancer-killing cells made in the lab

Fri, 2014-10-24 15:27
Scientists from Harvard Medical School have discovered a way of turning stem cells into killing machines to fight brain cancer.

Picasso Museum sees grand reopening

Fri, 2014-10-24 15:21
Picasso Museum in Paris reopens after a five-year renovation

VIDEO: Using Facebook to get a pay rise

Fri, 2014-10-24 15:13
BBC News speaks to the creators of Smarpshare, who want employees to become brand ambassadors for their firms.

VIDEO: Paris's Picasso museum reopens

Fri, 2014-10-24 15:13
Paris's world-renowned Picasso museum is reopening after being closed for five years.

US golf boss sacked in Poulter row

Fri, 2014-10-24 15:10
Ted Bishop, president of the PGA of America, is sacked after calling Ian Poulter a "little girl" on social media.

The hardship posting to end all hardship postings

Fri, 2014-10-24 15:05
The hardship posting which may have inspired an English idiom

Have Jedis created a new 'religion'?

Fri, 2014-10-24 15:04
Have Jedis created a new 'religion'?

Used car buyers 'need more support'

Fri, 2014-10-24 15:03
Better protection is needed for consumers buying used cars, says a commission studying the high level of complaints against the sector.

Cost of driving licence to be cut

Fri, 2014-10-24 15:01
The cost of getting a driving licence is being cut following a recent public consultation, the government says.

Google boss sets new skydive record

Fri, 2014-10-24 14:35
Google executive Alan Eustace breaks the world altitude record for a parachute jump set two years ago by Felix Baumgartner.

How to reduce your Inheritance Tax

Fri, 2014-10-24 13:26
How to keep the tax man at bay when you pass it on

Munster 14-3 Saracens

Fri, 2014-10-24 12:55
David Kilcoyne scores the only try as Munster defeat last year's beaten finalists to top European Rugby Champions Cup Pool 1.

Nadal confirms the end of his season

Fri, 2014-10-24 12:31
Nine-time French Open champion Rafael Nadal calls an end to his 2014 season as he prepares to undergo appendix surgery.

Bahrain F1 complaint 'merits probe'

Fri, 2014-10-24 11:57
A complaint that human rights regulations were breached when the Formula 1 Grand Prix was staged in Bahrain "merits further examination", a UK government panel says.

VIDEO: Call to scrap term-time holiday ban

Fri, 2014-10-24 10:24
The ban on term-time holidays from school should be scrapped so head teachers can take a "common-sense approach", council leaders have suggested.

Yellow powder sparks security alerts

Fri, 2014-10-24 10:04
Envelopes containing an unknown yellow powder have been sent to five consulates in the Turkish city of Istanbul, officials say.

Caterham 'allowed' to miss two GPs

Fri, 2014-10-24 09:51
Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone will allow Caterham to miss the next two Formula 1 grands prix to focus on finding a buyer.

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