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Mexican man freed after 23 years

Thu, 2015-03-19 07:24
A Mexican-American man convicted for the 1992 murder of his sister and brother-in-law is freed after a court rules he confessed under torture.

Unborn baby ripped from US woman

Thu, 2015-03-19 07:08
A woman was beaten, stabbed and had her unborn child stolen from her womb when she visited a house to buy clothes advertised on Craigslist.

Inquiry into MP child abuse claim

Thu, 2015-03-19 07:08
Further inquiries are to be carried out into whether detectives were told to limit a child abuse investigation centred on Lord Janner.

Why can't they make a flushable wipe?

Thu, 2015-03-19 07:06
The number of wet wipes littering UK beaches has risen by 50%.

'One of the best' places for eclipse

Thu, 2015-03-19 07:03
Europe will experience its first eclipse in over a decade on Friday with Wales one of the best places in the UK to see it.

Radio 1 to slash live music coverage

Thu, 2015-03-19 07:01
BBC Radio 1 is to make dramatic cuts to its live music output, with the number of live sessions dropping from 250 to 160 a year.

Film students mistaken for robbers

Thu, 2015-03-19 07:00
Armed police are rushed to the scene after film makers in County Londonderry are mistaken for real armed robbers.

Dhoni urges India to keep it simple

Thu, 2015-03-19 06:13
Keeping things simple is one of the keys to India's continuing World Cup success, according to captain MS Dhoni.

Sierra Leone announces Ebola curfew

Thu, 2015-03-19 06:12
A three-day curfew will come into force across parts of Sierra Leone next week to try and contain the Ebola crisis, a health official says.

Sturgeon: All oil predictions wrong

Thu, 2015-03-19 06:12
Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says everybody who tried to predict the price of oil got it wrong.

Lava tubes safe enough for Moon base

Thu, 2015-03-19 06:10
Natural tunnels known as lava tubes could safely house permanent bases on the Moon, scientists have said.

Osborne urged to detail welfare cuts

Thu, 2015-03-19 06:04
Chancellor George Osborne needs to spell out exactly how he plans to cut £12bn from welfare spending, says the Institute for Fiscal Studies.

Air raid on Yemeni president's base

Thu, 2015-03-19 06:02
Warplanes target the compound used by Yemen's President Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi in Aden, officials say, following deadly clashes at the city's airport.

Protests at black US student arrest

Thu, 2015-03-19 05:51
The governor of Virginia is calling for an investigation into the violent arrest of a black university student, which has sparked protests.

Tunis attack dead Briton named

Thu, 2015-03-19 05:48
A British woman who was among at least 21 people killed in shootings at a museum in Tunis on Wednesday is named as Sally Jane Adey.

Tanzania approves anti-foreigner law

Thu, 2015-03-19 05:44
Tanzania's parliament approves a tough new law aimed at curbing foreign employment, as a lawmaker accuses Chinese nationals of taking local jobs.

Indians caught 'cheating' in exams

Thu, 2015-03-19 05:36
Cheating in exams is common in the Indian state of Bihar, but new images emerge showing how blatant the practice is.

Experts oppose four-year-olds' tests

Thu, 2015-03-19 05:30
A group of early-years experts and teachers oppose the introduction of tests for four-year-olds in England.

Puzzle over Varoufakis 'fake finger'

Thu, 2015-03-19 05:13
A German comedian sparks confusion after claiming he faked a video apparently showing Greece's finance minister giving the middle finger to Germany.

Lib Dems unveil 'better' Budget

Thu, 2015-03-19 05:06
Danny Alexander unveils a "better" Lib Dem alternative to his Treasury boss George Osborne's Budget, with fewer spending cuts.