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US terror trial sees Bin Laden files

Wed, 2015-02-25 15:13
Documents seized from Osama Bin Laden's compound are presented at the New York trial of a Pakistani man accused of bomb plots in the US and UK.

The man who invented the dinosaur

Wed, 2015-02-25 15:10
Remembering the man who invented the word dinosaur

The man who returned his grandfather’s looted art

Wed, 2015-02-25 15:09
The bronzes looted from Nigeria - and in one case returned

Stars check back into Marigold Hotel

Wed, 2015-02-25 15:08
Marigold Hotel stars happy to be back for sequel

VIDEO: Victoria Cross for serving soldier

Wed, 2015-02-25 15:03
A British soldier serving in Afghanistan has been awarded the Victoria Cross, the highest honour for gallantry in the face of the enemy.

Arsenal suicidal in defence - Wenger

Wed, 2015-02-25 14:58
Manager Arsene Wenger criticises Arsenal's defensive performance and mentality in a 3-1 Champions League loss to Monaco.

Thursday's gossip column

Wed, 2015-02-25 14:55
Kevin De Bruyne open to Man Utd move, David De Gea feuds with Louis van Gaal, Remi Garde wants Newcastle job, plus more.

VIDEO: The Brits: Big hits and a big fall

Wed, 2015-02-25 14:43
The Brit Awards celebrated a year of British music success in a star-studded show in London

Australia warning on women militants

Wed, 2015-02-25 14:05
Up to 40 Australian women have either taken part in terrorism or supported terrorist groups, the government in Canberra says.

What is Campaignspotting?

Wed, 2015-02-25 13:58
The race for the White House starts here

RBS boss to forgo shares allowance

Wed, 2015-02-25 13:50
The chief executive of the Royal Bank of Scotland, which is largely owned by the UK government, is to forgo a shares allowance thought to be worth £1m in 2015.

VIDEO: Moment Madonna falls during Brits

Wed, 2015-02-25 13:46
Madonna has fallen over during her performance at the 2015 Brit Awards.

Madonna falls at Brit Awards

Wed, 2015-02-25 13:44
Pop star Madonna falls backwards down a set of stairs during her performance at the Brit Awards.

Yemen ex-leader 'amassed billions'

Wed, 2015-02-25 13:11
The former president of Yemen, the poorest country in the Middle East, is suspected of amassing $30bn-$62bn in assets, UN investigators say.

The girl who gets gifts from birds

Wed, 2015-02-25 13:09
The girl who gets gifts from crows in return for nuts and affection

Lancaster faith justified - Hartley

Wed, 2015-02-25 13:01
England's Dylan Hartley says he has justified coach Stuart Lancaster's decision not to drop him for disciplinary problems.

Hospital staff 'told of Savile abuse'

Wed, 2015-02-25 13:00
A report into sexual abuse by Jimmy Savile at Stoke Mandeville Hospital is to say staff were told of 10 complaints at the time, the BBC understands.

VIDEO: Brits 2015: Red carpet highlights

Wed, 2015-02-25 12:53
The Brit Awards are taking place in London, with stars including Ed Sheeran, Paloma Faith, Lionel Richie, Sam Smith and Calvin Harris on the red carpet.

Arsenal 1-3 Monaco

Wed, 2015-02-25 12:39
Former Tottenham striker Dimitar Berbatov nets as Monaco beat Arsenal in the first leg of their Champions League tie.

Mum 'fed two-year-old son methadone'

Wed, 2015-02-25 12:21
A mother fed her 'fractious' toddler methadone so she could smoke crack, a court hears.