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VIDEO: MakerBot anticipates CES launches

Fri, 2014-01-03 05:18
Bre Pettis, chief executive of MakerBot, talks to the BBC's Rory Cellan-Jones about the rise and rise of 3D printing.

VIDEO: While Canada freezes Australia melts

Fri, 2014-01-03 05:17
The mercury has dropped to -42C (-44F) in Canada while in Australia it has hit 54C (129F) and extreme weather is experienced in different parts of the world.

Storm surge heads up coast of Wales

Fri, 2014-01-03 05:11
A storm surge is causing flooding along the Wales coastline as high winds coincide with spring tides closing roads and trapping people in their homes.

French comic 'must pay racism fines'

Fri, 2014-01-03 05:07
The French interior minister vows to make the comedian Dieudonne M'bala M'bala pay big fines over his convictions for racist abuse.

VIDEO: Video glasses tested ahead of CES

Fri, 2014-01-03 05:03
Ben Walsh of UK company SunnyCam glasses shows BBC technology correspondent Mark Gregory how the firm's glasses work.

Darling warns against complacency

Fri, 2014-01-03 04:52
The result of this year's referendum will be closer than opinion polls suggest, according to Alistair Darling.

VIDEO: 'Economy mainly improving for rich'

Fri, 2014-01-03 04:42
Will earnings increase faster than the cost of living in 2014?

AUDIO: Hammond: 'I can relate to Schumacher'

Fri, 2014-01-03 04:30
TV presenter Richard Hammond says he can 'relate' to Michael Schumacher, as he suffered a similar injury in 2006 after a high-speed car crash.

Twin brother murder accused in court

Fri, 2014-01-03 04:09
A man appears in court charged with murdering his identical twin brother, who died after a fight in a house in Hampshire on New Year's Eve.

AUDIO: Ford to unveil solar-powered car

Fri, 2014-01-03 04:08
Ford is to unveil its first solar-power car at a Las Vegas electronics convention.

Haddin has England stumped - Stokes

Fri, 2014-01-03 03:59
England's Ben Stokes says they are at a loss as to how to stop Brad Haddin scoring runs during the fifth Ashes Test.

Day in pictures: 3 January 2014

Fri, 2014-01-03 03:43
24 hours of news photos: 3 January

New Year fireworks 2013's top TV show

Fri, 2014-01-03 03:40
BBC One's coverage of the New Year fireworks display had the biggest average TV audience of 2013, beating I'm a Celebrity... and the Wimbledon tennis final.

Thousand migrants saved in 24 hours

Fri, 2014-01-03 03:32
Italian navy and coastguard vessels pick up more than 1,000 Asian and African migrants off the tiny island of Lampedusa in the space of 24 hours.

Rates 'to stay at 0.5% this year'

Fri, 2014-01-03 03:32
UK interest rates are unlikely to rise this year, according to a snapshot of views of top economists from the BBC.

NSA 'developing quantum computer'

Fri, 2014-01-03 03:30
The NSA is developing a quantum computer to help break the encryption systems used to keep messages secure, reports the Washington Post.

NHS probe into 'porters' drinking'

Fri, 2014-01-03 03:27
Six hospital porters at an Edinburgh hospital are suspended following claims they were drinking alcohol while on duty on New Year's Day.

VIDEO: Comedian Les Dennis' darker side

Fri, 2014-01-03 03:26
Comedian Les Dennis plots The Perfect Murder in the stage adaptation of Peter James' novel.

Rajoelina's man wins Madagascar poll

Fri, 2014-01-03 03:20
Madagascan officials say Hery Rajaonarimampianina, backed by the outgoing president, has won presidential polls, but his rival disputes the result.

House prices 'rose by 8.4% in 2013'

Fri, 2014-01-03 03:16
UK house prices rose by 8.4% in 2013 as the economy started to gain momentum, according to the Nationwide Building Society.

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