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Spider-Man 2 lands top of box office

Mon, 2014-05-05 02:32
Marvel sequel Amazing Spider-Man 2 debuts at the top of the North American box office with takings of $92m (£54.5m).

AUDIO: 'Most of my family perished'

Mon, 2014-05-05 02:31
Holocaust survivor Janine Webber talks to Today presenter Sarah Montague about her experiences and why she feels it is important to speak to young people about them.

Ukraine and Europe's Sleepwalkers

Mon, 2014-05-05 02:21
Can Europe stop Ukraine's spiral of violence?

DNA taken of ancient HS2 route tree

Mon, 2014-05-05 02:03
An ancient pear tree which could be felled under plans for a high-speed rail link between London and Birmingham is to have its DNA collected.

Offer made to buy threatened airport

Mon, 2014-05-05 01:58
A formal offer is tabled to buy a Kent airport threatened with closure, according to the local MP.

VIDEO: Government troops retreat in S Sudan

Mon, 2014-05-05 01:55
The BBC's Alastair Leithead witnesses South Sudanese troops trying to recapture the oil hub of Bentiu from rebels amid heavy gunfire.

Woman hurt as hair caught in go-kart

Mon, 2014-05-05 01:46
A woman was seriously injured when her hair got caught in the engine of a go-kart in East Ayrshire.

AUDIO: Dog whisperer cures agoraphobic dog

Mon, 2014-05-05 01:43
An agoraphobic dog who feared walkies has been cured of his phobia by a dog whisperer.

China jails man for military leak

Mon, 2014-05-05 01:40
A Chinese court has jailed a man in Guangdong for leaking military information to an unspecified foreign power, state media say.

Brazil's true brilliance is in defence

Mon, 2014-05-05 01:31
The Brazilian stereotype of free-flowing football masks a World Cup defensive record that is better than Germany's, writes Tim Vickery

Nokia launches $100m smart car fund

Mon, 2014-05-05 01:21
Nokia launches a $100m (£59m) fund to invest in firms specialising in connected and smart vehicles.

Last-ditch talks on Tube strike

Mon, 2014-05-05 01:20
London Underground and Rail, Maritime and Transport union representatives meet hours before a planned three-day strike by Tube workers.

Rabies and other early Channel Tunnel predictions

Mon, 2014-05-05 01:20
Rabies and other early Channel Tunnel predictions

Liverpool must be patient - Rodgers

Mon, 2014-05-05 01:09
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers says patience is key to perfecting the attacking style he wants his team to play.

Outsider Varela wins Panama election

Mon, 2014-05-05 01:00
Opposition leader Juan Carlos Varela wins the presidential election in Panama with almost 40% of the vote, promising cleaner government.

Police commissioners 'on probation'

Mon, 2014-05-05 00:57
The concept of police and crime commissioners remains "on probation" two years after the first elections, a committee of MPs says.

Ann Maguire malicious message charge

Mon, 2014-05-05 00:21
A 42-year-old Port Talbot man is to appear in court charged with "malicious communications" after the murder of Leeds teacher Ann Maguire.

Thousands take part in marathon

Mon, 2014-05-05 00:10
Thousands of people take part in this year's Belfast Marathon, won by Kenyan Freddy Sittuk.

S Sudan oil town offensive falters

Sun, 2014-05-04 23:47
South Sudan government troops trying to retake the oil town of Bentiu from rebels have been forced back amid heavy gunfire, a BBC correspondent says.

£184,000 to promote food and drink

Sun, 2014-05-04 23:40
More than £184,000 is set aside to help food festivals in Wales promote home-grown produce this year.

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