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Lost football grounds - part II

BBC News - 36 min 41 sec ago
England's lost football grounds - part II
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Life terms for Argentina jail crimes

BBC News - 38 min 11 sec ago
An Argentine ex-police chief and ex-interior minister are among 15 people given life sentences for involvement in a torture centre in the 1970s.
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Lost Malcolm Lowry novel published

BBC News - 1 hour 1 min ago
A novel by British-born author Malcolm Lowry is being published 70 years after its manuscript was thought to have been destroyed in a fire.
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Dog in one-minute crossbow operation

BBC News - 1 hour 27 min ago
The delicate operation to remove a crossbow bolt from a dog's head "took just one minute", the RSPCA says.
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VIDEO: Swearing for feminism

BBC News - 1 hour 31 min ago
Does a good cause justify little girls using bad language?
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State of emergency imposed in Sinai

BBC News - 1 hour 35 min ago
Egypt declares a three-month state of emergency in parts of the Sinai Peninsula after two attacks there killed at least 31 soldiers.
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Scottish Labour leader standing down

BBC News - 1 hour 49 min ago
Johann Lamont is standing down as leader of the Scottish Labour Party with immediate effect after criticising her Westminster colleagues.
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Card firms 'fail' on rights advice

BBC News - 2 hours 7 min ago
Many financial providers are failing to properly explain the protection shoppers have when something goes wrong with a credit card purchase, consumer group Which? suggests.
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Anger over ancient woods quarry plan

BBC News - 2 hours 37 min ago
Plans to turn an area of ancient Staffordshire woodland mentioned in the Domesday Book into a quarry anger conservationists.
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Cancer-killing cells made in the lab

BBC News - 3 hours 6 min ago
Scientists from Harvard Medical School have discovered a way of turning stem cells into killing machines to fight brain cancer.
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'Edging toward the EU exit?' - the front pages

BBC News - 3 hours 10 min ago
Saturday's newspapers focus mainly on the row over the European Union's demand for an additional £1.7bn from the UK. There is also the tale of the woman who is allergic to Simon Cowell.
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Picasso Museum sees grand reopening

BBC News - 3 hours 12 min ago
Picasso Museum in Paris reopens after a five-year renovation
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VIDEO: Using Facebook to get a pay rise

BBC News - 3 hours 20 min ago
BBC News speaks to the creators of Smarpshare, who want employees to become brand ambassadors for their firms.
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VIDEO: Paris's Picasso museum reopens

BBC News - 3 hours 20 min ago
Paris's world-renowned Picasso museum is reopening after being closed for five years.
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US golf boss sacked in Poulter row

BBC News - 3 hours 23 min ago
Ted Bishop, president of the PGA of America, is sacked after calling Ian Poulter a "little girl" on social media.
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The hardship posting to end all hardship postings

BBC News - 3 hours 28 min ago
The hardship posting which may have inspired an English idiom
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Have Jedis created a new 'religion'?

BBC News - 3 hours 30 min ago
Have Jedis created a new 'religion'?
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Used car buyers 'need more support'

BBC News - 3 hours 31 min ago
Better protection is needed for consumers buying used cars, says a commission studying the high level of complaints against the sector.
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Cost of driving licence to be cut

BBC News - 3 hours 33 min ago
The cost of getting a driving licence is being cut following a recent public consultation, the government says.
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Google boss sets new skydive record

BBC News - Fri, 2014-10-24 23:35
Google executive Alan Eustace breaks the world altitude record for a parachute jump set two years ago by Felix Baumgartner.
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