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Forgotten fossil is a new species

Wed, 2015-02-18 15:07
A forgotten museum specimen mistaken for a plaster copy is found to be the fossilised remains of a new species of ancient reptile.

VIDEO: Will Eddie Redmayne win an Oscar?

Wed, 2015-02-18 15:03
Talking Movies' Tom Brook looks at the role Eddie Redmayne plays in The Theory of Everything and finds out what attending the Oscars ceremony means for him.

NHS 'paying too much for medicines'

Wed, 2015-02-18 15:03
The price the NHS agrees to pay for new medicines in England could cause more harm than good by depleting funds for other services, a report argues.

How random is a random playlist?

Wed, 2015-02-18 15:01
Does your music player's 'random' button actually do what it says?

Can tennis swing it in Brazil?

Wed, 2015-02-18 15:01
Can the sport compete with football in Brazil?

VIDEO: Greek euro exit explained - with kebab

Wed, 2015-02-18 15:01
BBC News looks at how Greece could change its currency, if it decides to leave the eurozone.

Sport's supreme court in the dock

Wed, 2015-02-18 15:01
Speed skater Claudia Pechstein has won lots of battles but none more significant than a landmark win in a German court.

VIDEO: Fugitive prisoner caught at pub

Wed, 2015-02-18 14:57
A prisoner who escaped from custody in the Republic of Ireland has been found and arrested in Belfast.

Spotlight RTS award for Cahill scoop

Wed, 2015-02-18 14:52
BBC Northern Ireland current affairs programme Spotlight wins Scoop of the Year at the Royal Television Society journalism awards for its Maíria Cahill investigation.

Former rap star Vanilla Ice arrested

Wed, 2015-02-18 14:27
Former rap and home improvement star Vanilla Ice is arrested on suspicion of burglary and theft in the US state of Florida, police say.

VIDEO: Jeb Bush 'his own man'

Wed, 2015-02-18 13:52
Jeb Bush, who is hoping to be the Republican candidate for the US presidency in 2016, has insisted that he is his "own man".

Ukraine calls for UN peacekeepers

Wed, 2015-02-18 13:51
President Petro Poroshenko calls for UN peacekeepers to be sent to eastern Ukraine after his forces withdraw from the besieged city of Debaltseve.

Australian wins US terror appeal

Wed, 2015-02-18 13:49
An Australian former Guantanamo Bay detainee, David Hicks, successfully challenges his terrorism conviction in the US.

Foo Fighters to headline Glastonbury

Wed, 2015-02-18 13:38
After wining best international band at the NME Awards, Foo Fighters announce they are topping Friday night at this year's Glastonbury Festival.

School autism row 'message revealed'

Wed, 2015-02-18 13:19
A voicemail message has emerged of a school asking a mother to keep her autistic son at home during an Ofsted inspection.

FC Basel 1-1 FC Porto

Wed, 2015-02-18 13:16
Referee Mark Clattenburg awards a disputed penalty that gives Porto the edge in their Champions League tie against Basel.

Man arrested over Becky Godden murder

Wed, 2015-02-18 13:15
A 51-year-old man from Swindon is arrested on suspicion of the murder of Becky Godden, who was 20 when she disappeared in December 2002.

Terror arrest of woman with baby

Wed, 2015-02-18 13:14
A woman travelling with her one-year-old son is arrested at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of terrorism offences.

FC Schalke 04 0-2 Real Madrid

Wed, 2015-02-18 12:47
Cristiano Ronaldo scores for the first time in a month as Real Madrid beat Schalke in the first leg of their last-16 tie.

Agency insider to run Secret Service

Wed, 2015-02-18 12:44
Secret Service veteran Joseph Clancy has been confirmed as the new head of the troubled agency despite calls for an outsider to lead.

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