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Dementia 'link' to common drugs

Mon, 2015-01-26 08:41
A study links commonly used medicines, including over-the-counter treatments for conditions such as insomnia and hay-fever, to dementia.

Firm's collapse 'caused by mistake'

Mon, 2015-01-26 08:18
A High Court judge rules that a mistake by Companies House caused a 124-year-old south Wales company to go into administration.

Risk of extreme weather 'doubles'

Mon, 2015-01-26 08:11
Extreme weather linked to natural climate events over the Pacific Ocean will double as the world warms, according to climate modelling.

Metal explosions 'driven by charge'

Mon, 2015-01-26 08:11
New high-speed video footage suggests that the classic chemistry explosion of an alkali metal in water is driven by positive charges repelling each other.

Bettencourt exploitation trial opens

Mon, 2015-01-26 08:10
A trial involving France's richest woman has begun in Bordeaux with a revelation that one of the key defendants tried to commit suicide

Islamic State 'driven out of Kobane'

Mon, 2015-01-26 08:01
Kurdish forces have driven Islamic State (IS) militants from of Kobane, activists say, ending a four-month battle for the northern Syrian town.

VIDEO: Armstrong on drugs, history and the future

Mon, 2015-01-26 07:59
Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong says he would probably cheat again if he was in the same situation as he was during the 1990s.

Armstrong - the same, but different

Mon, 2015-01-26 07:58
Lance Armstrong is still fighting, but BBC sports editor Dan Roan sees how his fall from grace has taken an inevitable toll.

Lance Armstrong interview transcript

Mon, 2015-01-26 07:58
In his first TV interview for two years, Lance Armstrong discusses forgiveness, the future and for what he is and is not sorry.

I'd probably cheat again - Armstrong

Mon, 2015-01-26 07:58
Lance Armstrong says the time is coming when he should be forgiven, and tells the BBC he would do it again under the same circumstances.

Taking the plunge

Mon, 2015-01-26 07:54
Cold Water Swimming Championships

Van Persie unhappy with scoring form

Mon, 2015-01-26 07:44
Manchester United forward Robin van Persie says he will do everything he can to improve his goalscoring form.

VIDEO: Greek elections: What next?

Mon, 2015-01-26 07:38
A closer look at the Greek elections and what the result means for the country.

Fred Talbot 'propositioned' boy, 15

Mon, 2015-01-26 07:35
Former weatherman Fred Talbot told a 15-year-old boy he would be "happy to oblige" if he wanted to experiment sexually with other men.

Indian cartoonist RK Laxman dies

Mon, 2015-01-26 07:03
Famous Indian cartoonist RK Laxman has died in hospital aged 94, Indian media reports say.

Care in the UK: The costs you face

Mon, 2015-01-26 07:00
Use our calculator to find out the costs you may face

Lotus aim for 'pinnacle' of F1

Mon, 2015-01-26 06:56
Lotus expect a "huge leap forward" after a disappointing season last year as they release an image of their 2015 car.

Mattel boss resigns on sales slide

Mon, 2015-01-26 06:55
Mattel removes chief executive as Barbie falls out of favour, sending sales in the crucial Christmas season down 6%.

Saudi men call for 'no girls on Twitter'

Mon, 2015-01-26 06:40
How Saudi women mocked men calling for gender segregation

VIDEO: Prince to be knighted by Australia

Mon, 2015-01-26 06:32
Prime Minister Tony Abbott uses Australia Day to announce a knighthood for Prince Philip, sparking criticism from lawmakers.