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A gruesome end to an argument

Fri, 2014-06-13 16:44
The strange tale of the woman who cut off her leg to spite her husband.

Rio motorbike ride through favela backstreets

Fri, 2014-06-13 16:32
Zoom through Rio’s backstreets on a motorbike

'Rule nothing out' in Iraq, says Fox

Fri, 2014-06-13 16:30
Former Conservative defence secretary Liam Fox says the possibility of sending British troops to fight in Iraq should not be ruled out.

Bergdahl in a 'stable condition'

Fri, 2014-06-13 16:16
Sgt Bowe Bergdahl, the US soldier freed in May after five years in Taliban captivity, is in a stable condition in hospital in Texas, officials say.

Today at the World Cup: Day three

Fri, 2014-06-13 15:51
Who is playing? How can you watch the games? Who does our expert think will win? All the information you need on World Cup day three.

Voting for a better future

Fri, 2014-06-13 15:43
Afghanistan - voting for a better future

The goal that broke Brazil's heart

Fri, 2014-06-13 15:29
The man who broke Brazilian hearts at the 1950 World Cup

Big win down to Van Gaal - Van Persie

Fri, 2014-06-13 15:29
Robin van Persie praises Netherlands boss Louis van Gaal for masterminding the team's 5-1 win over champions Spain.

Suspect sought in US priest attack

Fri, 2014-06-13 15:28
Authorities search for a white male in connection with the shooting death of a priest at a Roman Catholic church in the US state of Arizona.

The metal that can store power for a small town

Fri, 2014-06-13 15:24
The metal that makes legendary swords and giant batteries

Kaymer surges clear at Pinehurst

Fri, 2014-06-13 15:23
Martin Kaymer will take a six-shot lead into the third round with the best 36-hole score in US Open history.

VIDEO: Inside a cavalryman's wardrobe

Fri, 2014-06-13 15:03
Ahead of the annual Trooping the Colour, Trooper Tom Lighten of the Blues and Royals showed the BBC's Roya Nikkhah what he has to wear for the big day.

Efforts to curb smugglers 'farcical'

Fri, 2014-06-13 15:01
Efforts by HMRC to tackle tobacco smuggling have been hampered by a "farcical" lack of action, according to a committee of MPs.

VIDEO: Panic, disarray and flight in Iraq

Fri, 2014-06-13 14:36
Paul Wood reports on where resistance to ISIS lies, as an army deserter tells him the group inspired such fear in his commanding officers that "morale completely collapsed".

Higgs boson scientists are knighted

Fri, 2014-06-13 14:25
A physicist who predicted the Higgs boson - and another who eventually found it - are among scientists recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours list.

Brazil's Rousseff shrugs off abuse

Fri, 2014-06-13 14:23
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, targeted by obscene chants during the World Cup opening match, says "verbal aggression" will not bother her.

World Cup: Spain 1-5 Netherlands

Fri, 2014-06-13 14:18
Spain's World Cup defence begins with a 5-1 thrashing by Group B rivals Netherlands in a rematch of the 2010 final.

Obama to 'review options' on Iraq

Fri, 2014-06-13 14:06
US President Barack Obama says he will take several days to decide what action to take over the Iraq crisis, but says no US troops will be deployed.

World Cup: Mexico 1-0 Cameroon

Fri, 2014-06-13 13:55
Mexico overcome having two goals controversially ruled out to beat Group A rivals Cameroon courtesy of a Oribe Peralta strike.

Gillespie leads NI's honours list

Fri, 2014-06-13 13:38
Former police deputy chief constable Judith Gillespie leads the list of Northern Ireland names on this year's Queen's Birthday honours list.

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