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VIDEO: California's new gold rush

Thu, 2014-08-28 16:02
Recession drives new wave of prospectors into the wild

The millionaires who rescue people at sea

Thu, 2014-08-28 15:51
The millionaires who rescue people at sea

IS militants 'behead Kurdish man'

Thu, 2014-08-28 15:26
The Islamic State group releases a video appearing to show militants killing a Kurdish man as a warning to forces fighting it in northern Iraq.

Landlord data 'will empower tenants'

Thu, 2014-08-28 15:18
Council and housing association tenants are to be given more information about how well their landlord is performing.

Brazil Amazon loggers arrested

Thu, 2014-08-28 15:15
Brazilian police arrest eight members of a criminal organisation they believe was the "biggest destroyer" of the Amazon rainforest, committing crimes worth millions of dollars.

Diana's Bake Off exit announced

Thu, 2014-08-28 15:10
Great British Bake Off contestant Diana Beard has left the show, but the BBC says her exit was due to illness, not a controversy over the latest episode.

Ebola Africa travel bans to be axed

Thu, 2014-08-28 15:05
West African health ministers meeting in Ghana follow WHO advice and lift travel restrictions on countries affected by the Ebola outbreak.

VIDEO: Millionaires search Med for migrants

Thu, 2014-08-28 15:02
A philanthropist couple have launched what they say is the world's first privately funded boat to help migrants in trouble at sea.

VIDEO: Model-making summer school

Thu, 2014-08-28 15:02
The retired professor who turned village children into engineers

New hospital food rules introduced

Thu, 2014-08-28 15:01
Hospitals in England will be expected to provide a higher standard of food under new rules being introduced by the government.

VIDEO: Bake Off's Iain: I don't hold a grudge

Thu, 2014-08-28 14:50
Great British Bake Off loser Iain Watters tells BBC Newsnight he doesn't hold a grudge against fellow contestant Diana Beard, even though she played a part in his elimination.

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