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Australia thrash England in first ODI

Sun, 2014-01-12 04:11
Aaron Finch hits a superb 121 as Australia beat England by six wickets in the first one-day international at the MCG.

Whale carcass moved from city beach

Sun, 2014-01-12 03:59
The carcass of a sperm whale washed up near Joppa beach in Edinburgh is to be moved by crane.

Supreme Court to hear Argentina case

Sun, 2014-01-12 03:50
The US Supreme Court agrees to rule on whether Argentina's assets are protected from hedge funds seeking to be paid back over its record 2002 default.

BP loses bid over Gulf oil payouts

Sun, 2014-01-12 03:45
BP loses an appeal to cancel the terms of its multi-billion-dollar settlement with businesses over the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill disaster.

VIDEO: 'The wolves got away with it'

Sun, 2014-01-12 03:34
Actor Leonardo DiCaprio talks to Andrew Marr about his latest film The Wolf Of Wall Street

Fire ravages ancient Tibetan town

Sun, 2014-01-12 03:27
A 10-hour blaze in the ancient Tibetan town of Dukezong, in China's Shangri-La county, destroys nearly 300 buildings causing huge damage.

EU law risk over Scots tuition fees

Sun, 2014-01-12 03:27
Charging tuition fees to students from the rest of the UK in an independent Scotland could break European law, pro-union academics claim.

UK 'working on benefit restrictions'

Sun, 2014-01-12 03:15
The UK is working with other European governments to try to restrict benefits migrants can claim when they move from one EU country to another, the work and pensions secretary says.

The Voice sinks TV rival Splash!

Sun, 2014-01-12 03:09
The first episode of revamped TV talent show The Voice easily beats its rival Splash! in a head-to-head battle for audiences.

England on top in Women's Ashes Test

Sun, 2014-01-12 03:06
England reduce Australia to 57-5 after setting the hosts 185 to win the Women's Ashes Test in Perth.

AUDIO: Syrian opposition clashes worsening

Sun, 2014-01-12 02:13
Fighting between Syrian rebel groups and foreign insurgents is adding to the crisis in the country, according to UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Baroness Amos.

Rodriguez given doping season ban

Sun, 2014-01-12 01:48
Baseball's highest paid star, Alex Rodriguez, is suspended for the entire 2014 season over a doping scandal, a ruling he vows to take to court.

'Stay away' from norovirus hospital

Sun, 2014-01-12 01:45
Visitors are asked to stay away from a Vale of Glamorgan hospital because of an outbreak of norovirus.

Deadly blast at Baghdad bus station

Sun, 2014-01-12 01:40
A car bomb kills at least nine people and wounds several others at a bus station in the centre of the Iraqi capital, Baghdad.

Report outlines childcare cash impact

Sun, 2014-01-12 01:08
Figures are released by the Scottish government which aim to show why independence is needed to achieve a "transformational" shift in childcare.

VIDEO: Flood woes are set to continue

Sun, 2014-01-12 00:53
Communities in the south east of England are being warned by the Environment Agency to prepare for further flooding from groundwater and rivers this week.

VIDEO: Afghanistan's new entrepreneurs

Sun, 2014-01-12 00:46
The BBC's Caroline Wyatt reports from Kabul's old city on the hopeful signs in Afghanistan, despite the scars of decades of war.

VIDEO: Israelis mourn former PM Sharon

Sun, 2014-01-12 00:42
Israelis are beginning a period of mourning for ex-Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, who has died at 85 of heart failure after eight years in a coma.

New year brings fresh hope for British duo

Sun, 2014-01-12 00:40
After a difficult few months for Laura Robson and Heather Watson, a new year and new coaches brings renewed optimism

Deal secures elite swimming future

Sun, 2014-01-12 00:37
A deal to secure the future of elite-level swimming at the Wales National Pool in Swansea is struck allowing its top coaches to remain.

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