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E3: Five things we learnt in LA

Thu, 2014-06-12 18:49
Five things we learned at E3 gaming expo

VIDEO: Inside the Bloodhound 1,000mph car

Thu, 2014-06-12 18:08
Driver Andy Green reveals the cockpit of the Bloodhound supersonic car.

Sudan is bombing civilians - US

Thu, 2014-06-12 17:11
Samantha Power, the US ambassador to the UN, accuses Sudan of stepping up its attacks on civilians in South Kordofan and Blue Nile states.

The next billionaires

Thu, 2014-06-12 17:02
What do we know about the new generation of the ultra-rich?

Arizona priest killed in attack

Thu, 2014-06-12 16:53
A priest is shot and killed and another badly wounded in an attack on a Roman Catholic church in the US state of Arizona.

Will The Simpsons survive the apocalypse?

Thu, 2014-06-12 16:51
New play Mr Burns predicts the future of The Simpsons

Jamaica rethinks marijuana laws

Thu, 2014-06-12 16:49
The Jamaican government plans to decriminalise small amounts of marijuana and allow possession for religious, scientific and medical purposes.

Poor tracheostomy care warning

Thu, 2014-06-12 16:37
Gaps in training could be putting patients with tracheostomies in life-threatening situations, the NHS in England, Wales and Northern Ireland warns.

Romanian hacker 'Guccifer' indicted

Thu, 2014-06-12 16:28
Romanian hacker Marcel Lazar, known as Guccifer, is indicted in Virginia on charges he accessed computer accounts of senior US government officials.

Crustaceans experience 'anxiety'

Thu, 2014-06-12 16:25
Crayfish, once thought too primitive to experience emotion, may feel anxious, a study suggests.

Texting 'can improve spelling'

Thu, 2014-06-12 16:15
Children's use of creative spelling and grammar while texting does not stop them learning the rules of formal English, a study suggests.

Xbox One ad switches on consoles

Thu, 2014-06-12 16:13
A television advertising campaign featuring Breaking Bad actor Aaron Paul is accidentally switching on people's Xbox One consoles.

EU wants 'fair' US action over BNP

Thu, 2014-06-12 16:05
One of the European Union's top officials, Michel Barnier, intervenes in the controversy over a potential huge US fine on BNP Paribas bank.

Manaus - welcome to the jungle

Thu, 2014-06-12 15:47
Heat and humidity create the effect of a furnace says chief football writer Phil McNulty, from the city of England's opening World Cup match.

Today at the World Cup: All you need to know

Thu, 2014-06-12 15:46
Who is playing? How can you watch the games? Who does our expert think will win? All the information you need on 2014 Fifa World Cup day two.

Quiz of the week's news

Thu, 2014-06-12 15:44
What did Lego ask the government to stop doing?

Clashes at Brazil World Cup protest

Thu, 2014-06-12 15:36
Brazilian police fire tear gas at anti-World Cup protesters in Sao Paulo, hours before the opening match, and clashes break out in several other cities.

Poor children 'held back at school'

Thu, 2014-06-12 15:29
Young Scots believe poverty prevents children from having a fair chance at school and affects their future opportunities, a new survey reveals.

Money and the financial crisis in art

Thu, 2014-06-12 15:20
The art that explores our attitudes to the financial world

VIDEO: The man who turns hubcaps into owls

Thu, 2014-06-12 15:16
Ptolemy Elrington sees animals in everyday objects - usually unwanted objects that have been discarded and left as rubbish.
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