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VIDEO: $40m payout in New York jogger case

Fri, 2014-06-20 21:26
New York City is to pay $40m (£24m) to five men wrongfully convicted in the brutal 1989 rape of a jogger in Central Park.

VIDEO: Ebola outbreak is 'out of control'

Fri, 2014-06-20 21:24
The charity Medecins Sans Frontieres has said the Ebola outbreak in west Africa is totally out of control.

China police 'kill 13 attackers'

Fri, 2014-06-20 21:09
An assault on police in Xinjiang results in the death of 13 assailants, the latest incident in the restive Chinese province, officials say.

How Costa Rica's 'brave bulls' shocked the world

Fri, 2014-06-20 16:41
Bullish and brilliant - BBC Sport's Ben Smith explains how Costa Rica have become the surprise package of the World Cup.

VIDEO: The Sunni-Shia divide in Iraq

Fri, 2014-06-20 16:03
How the Sunni-Shia split affects the chaos in Iraq

Horse treatment used in human trials

Fri, 2014-06-20 16:00
The stem cell treatment that proved a winner in race horses

US boosts aid to cope with migrants

Fri, 2014-06-20 15:56
The US pledges millions of dollars in aid to Central American countries, believing it will help reduce the growing number of migrants, especially children.

Why is khat about to be banned?

Fri, 2014-06-20 15:54
Why is the UK banning the leafy stimulant khat?

Poverty Commission: 'End zero hours'

Fri, 2014-06-20 15:46
A church-backed commission on poverty in Scotland will call for an end to zero hours contracts and a commitment to the living wage.

England should look to the future - Shearer

Fri, 2014-06-20 15:41
BBC pundit and former England captain Alan Shearer says Roy Hodgson must keep pushing his young players forward.

VIDEO: Both sides of narcotic leaf khat

Fri, 2014-06-20 15:32
A UK ban on the narcotic leaf khat comes into force next week. What do people living in the communities where khat is used think about the ban?

The man who hoped to die in a railway crash

Fri, 2014-06-20 15:18
Author Jeremy Clay tells the story of the man who rode the railways, hoping to die in a crash.

VIDEO: Bodyguard reveals Castro's lifestyle

Fri, 2014-06-20 15:15
The public image of Cuba's Fidel Castro is that of the exemplary and frugal leader, but his bodyguard of 17 years has written a book in which he claims the former leader enjoyed a lifestyle at odds with the sacrifices he demanded of his people.

Weight-watching - the disabled way

Fri, 2014-06-20 15:15
Weight-watching the disabled way

VIDEO: Carmen the musical in Cuba

Fri, 2014-06-20 15:14
Once a strong tradition in Cuba, musical theatre disappeared after the 1959 revolution. Now an award winning international team are trying to revive the genre with a Cuban version of Carmen Jones.

Seeing art with different eyes

Fri, 2014-06-20 15:14
How is art affected by colour blindness?

Mass 'spy car' use to be banned

Fri, 2014-06-20 15:09
The government announces it is to ban "greedy" councils in England from using static and car-mounted cameras to catch drivers who park illegally.

Today at the World Cup: Day 10

Fri, 2014-06-20 15:01
Who is playing? How can you watch the games? Who will win? All the information you need on World Cup day 10.

US sets up honey bee task force

Fri, 2014-06-20 14:55
The White House has announced a federal strategy to understand why honey bees are dying off and produce a plan to stop their decline.

Rooney criticism unjust - Van Persie

Fri, 2014-06-20 14:49
Robin van Persie says criticism of Manchester United team-mate Wayne Rooney in England's World Cup campaign is unjust.
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