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Leader 'gouged polar bear's eyes'

Tue, 2014-07-08 12:48
The leader of an Arctic expedition, in which a polar bear killed an Eton schoolboy, tells an inquest he tried to gouge out the animal's eyes.

VIDEO: Klose's record-breaking strike

Tue, 2014-07-08 12:31
Striker Miroslav Klose scores his record-breaking 16th World Cup goal to put Germany 2-0 up against Brazil in their World Cup semi-final.

Edinburgh Giant Panda has conceived

Tue, 2014-07-08 12:30
Edinburgh Zoo's Giant Panda Tian Tian conceives after being artificially inseminated.

VIDEO: A baby panda for Edinburgh zoo?

Tue, 2014-07-08 12:26
Edinburgh Zoo's Giant Panda Tian Tian has conceived after being artificially inseminated earlier this year, but experts say she is not technically pregnant.

Klose sets World Cup goals record

Tue, 2014-07-08 12:26
Germany's Miroslav Klose is the record World Cup scorer after netting his 16th goal in the semi-final against Brazil.

Lift-off for British demo satellites

Tue, 2014-07-08 12:24
Two UK spacecraft, including the first satellite made in Scotland, head into orbit on a Russian Soyuz rocket.

Israel 'ready for Gaza escalation'

Tue, 2014-07-08 12:14
At least 15 people are killed in the Gaza Strip as Israel launches a major offensive against Hamas in response to rocket attacks on Israeli cities.

Everton sign Barry on three-year deal

Tue, 2014-07-08 12:14
Former Manchester City midfielder Gareth Barry looking forward to "spending the next few years at Everton".

'No Alps link' in ex-husband death

Tue, 2014-07-08 12:09
The ex-husband of a woman shot dead in the French Alps two years ago died from a heart attack on the day of her death, French prosecutors reveal.

Expelled US diplomat condemns Bahrain

Tue, 2014-07-08 11:57
A US diplomat ordered to leave Bahrain on Monday after meeting members of a leading Shia opposition group speaks out against the move on Twitter.

VIDEO: 'Gay cake' row could end up in court

Tue, 2014-07-08 11:28
A Christian-run bakery that refused a customer's request to make a cake with a slogan supporting gay marriage could face a discrimination case in court.

Somali militants attack palace

Tue, 2014-07-08 11:27
Islamist al-Shabab militants attack the presidential palace in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, and enter the heavily fortified compound.

'Forgotten' US smallpox found in box

Tue, 2014-07-08 11:20
Long forgotten vials of smallpox left in a cardboard box are discovered by a government scientist at a research centre near Washington, officials say.

Airport PCSO 'stole from travellers'

Tue, 2014-07-08 10:51
A woman denies stealing £15,000 from seven travellers while working as a Police Community Support Officer (PCSO) at Gatwick Airport.

VIDEO: What might aircraft of the future do?

Tue, 2014-07-08 10:29
The BBC's Mark Edwardson talks to BAE Systems about technology of the future which could be used in aircraft within a generation.

Harman: I was 'sidelined' by Brown

Tue, 2014-07-08 10:23
Harriet Harman suggests Gordon Brown did not make her deputy prime minister by Gordon Brown because she is a woman.

Iraqi MPs to meet after criticism

Tue, 2014-07-08 10:13
Iraq's new parliament says it will hold its next session on 13 July, nearly a month earlier than previously agreed, in bid to elect new leadership.

Minister in 'sack Cameron' photo op

Tue, 2014-07-08 10:12
Tory minister Matthew Hancock falls foul of "sack Cameron" graffiti - proving once again that politicians should always look behind them when posing for pictures.

Nike ends Manchester United kit deal

Tue, 2014-07-08 10:11
Nike is ending a 13-year deal to manufacture Manchester United's football kit, saying the terms "did not represent good value".

Farah out of Glasgow Diamond League

Tue, 2014-07-08 10:04
Double Olympic champion Mo Farah pulls out of this weekend's Diamond League event in Glasgow with abdominal pains.
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