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Arrests after Ballymena death

Tue, 2015-04-28 13:23
Two men and a woman are arrested in connection with the death of a man in Ballymena, County Antrim.

Vietnam War by Associated Press photographers

Tue, 2015-04-28 13:22
AP photographers mark 40th anniversary of fall of Saigon

Pacquiao 'excited & 100% confident'

Tue, 2015-04-28 13:14
Manny Pacquiao is "100% confident" of beating Floyd Mayweather in their super-fight in Las Vegas on Saturday.

Teenage girl dies in fall at home

Tue, 2015-04-28 13:14
A 15-year-old girl dies after a fall at her north Belfast home.

The families revealing everything they've ever bought online

Tue, 2015-04-28 13:12
The Chinese families revealing their internet shopping habits

VIDEO: Huge rare bird egg up for auction

Tue, 2015-04-28 13:05
A rare bird egg is due to be auctioned at Sotheby's in London and it is thought it might fetch up to £50,000.

What a riot does achieve

Tue, 2015-04-28 13:02
Ferguson and Baltimore are not the only cities that have seen protests over police violence - so why do we most pay attention when things are burning?

Nigerian army 'rescues nearly 300'

Tue, 2015-04-28 12:59
Nigeria's army says it has rescued 200 girls and 93 women but has not confirmed whether the schoolgirls abducted from Chibok are among them.

Obama condemns Baltimore 'criminals'

Tue, 2015-04-28 12:59
President Barack Obama says police violence against African-Americans is a "slow-rolling crisis" after riots in Baltimore he blames on "criminals".

Barcelona 6-0 Getafe

Tue, 2015-04-28 12:49
Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar pass a combined 100-goal mark as Barcelona pile the pressure on title rivals Real Madrid.

Hull City 1-0 Liverpool

Tue, 2015-04-28 12:39
Hull City take a big step towards Premier League survival with a win which severely damages Liverpool's top-four hopes.

Fire breaks out near Chernobyl plant

Tue, 2015-04-28 12:36
Firefighters battle blaze in woods near Ukraine's disused Chernobyl nuclear plant, the site of the worst nuclear disaster in history.

Election: When will it all be over?

Tue, 2015-04-28 12:31
Next Friday, the votes will be in and we will know who the country's MPs are. But we might not be closer to knowing who the government is.

Twitter reports disappointing sales

Tue, 2015-04-28 12:01
Twitter has reported lower than expected revenue for the first three months of the year, saying that new products sold less well than forecast.

VIDEO: Inside a ransacked Baltimore shop

Tue, 2015-04-28 11:31
The owner of a local pharmacy shows the BBC the damage done to his business. Meanwhile, residents try to clean up the destruction.

Silverstone boss queries F1 'value'

Tue, 2015-04-28 11:09
The boss of British Grand Prix venue Silverstone questions the quality of the entertainment Formula 1 provides for its fans.

VIDEO: Election 2015: The view from Anglesey

Tue, 2015-04-28 11:06
As the election approaches, Huw Edwards visits the island of Anglesey, which could become a key battleground for votes.

BBC man: My extraordinarily lucky escape

Tue, 2015-04-28 11:06
How the BBC's Tom Martienssen escaped Everest avalanche

VIDEO: Everest: 'The whole mountain just came to life'

Tue, 2015-04-28 10:17
BBC journalist Thomas Martienssen was in camp one - 800m above base camp when the quake struck.

Top US court divided on gay marriage

Tue, 2015-04-28 10:15
The US Supreme Court hears arguments in a historic case that could legalise same-sex marriage across a country bitterly divided on the issue.

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