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Five ways to keep drivers off mobiles

Wed, 2014-07-16 04:19
Some ideas to stop drivers using mobile phones at the wheel.

Symbolic or seismic? Wolff leads F1 way for women

Wed, 2014-07-16 04:17
Will Susie Wolff’s appearance in practice at the German GP hasten the day a woman races in Formula 1, Andrew Benson asks?

Doping charge for runner Warburton

Wed, 2014-07-16 04:14
Welsh 800m runner Gareth Warburton out of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow after being charged with anti-doping rule violations.

Nigeria parents deny politics claim

Wed, 2014-07-16 04:07
Parents of the schoolgirls abducted by militant Islamists in northern Nigeria deny playing politics by refusing to meet President Goodluck Jonathan.

Scottish economy expands by 1%

Wed, 2014-07-16 03:58
The Scottish economy grew by 1% in the first quarter of 2014 and and is now above its pre-recession level, according to official figures.

Love, honour and the girl who lived

Wed, 2014-07-16 03:57
Love, honour and the girl who lived

Drivers on phone penalty 'may double'

Wed, 2014-07-16 03:53
The penalty for using a mobile phone while driving could be doubled to six points, the transport secretary says.

Noriega sues over Call of Duty

Wed, 2014-07-16 03:51
The former military dictator of Panama, Manuel Noriega, is suing Activision after a character based on him featured in a Call of Duty game.

VIDEO: Cabinet women role models - McVey

Wed, 2014-07-16 03:50
One of the new members of who will sit in the cabinet has said the female ministers named in David Cameron's reshuffle can act as role models to young women.

Failing care homes face new measures

Wed, 2014-07-16 03:48
A system of special measures designed to improve failing hospitals in England is to be extended to care homes, the government has announced.

VIDEO: House of Commons

Wed, 2014-07-16 03:47
David Cameron tells Labour to explain where it plans to raise taxes on middle-earners.

VIDEO: 'Why did you demote Gove?' PM asked

Wed, 2014-07-16 03:33
Labour leader Ed Miliband has asked Prime Minister David Cameron why he demoted Education Secretary Michael Gove.

Day in pictures: 16 July 2014

Wed, 2014-07-16 03:31
24 hours of news photos: 16 July

Patients scared to complain says MP

Wed, 2014-07-16 03:22
Patients, relatives, and staff are too scared to speak out about problems in Welsh hospitals warns MP Ann Clwyd.

VIDEO: Cher Lloyd sorry for 'bad attitude'

Wed, 2014-07-16 03:15
Former X Factor contestant Cher Lloyd talks to BBC Breakfast about why she is sorry she had a bad attitude whilst she was in the competition

Assad sworn in for third Syria term

Wed, 2014-07-16 03:05
Bashar al-Assad is sworn in for a third seven-year term as president of Syria, after an election last month that opponents dismissed as a "farce".

Sex abuser is jailed for 11 years

Wed, 2014-07-16 03:05
A former scout leader, part-time fireman and sports referee is jailed for 11 years for sex abuse offences.

Kincora claims 'need to be' examined

Wed, 2014-07-16 02:45
Allegations that abuse at Kincora Boys' Home in east Belfast was linked to British intelligence services need to be investigated, says a former PSNI assistant chief constable.

VIDEO: Moment missile destroys Gaza house

Wed, 2014-07-16 02:35
Footage from Gaza shows the moment a house was destroyed by an Israeli missile, as Israel continues its operation to halt Palestinian rocket attacks.

10 great Open moments

Wed, 2014-07-16 02:34
Tiger Woods' tears, Jean van de Velde's meltdown and Seve's fist-pumps all feature in BBC Sport's great Open moments.

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