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US works to free trio in N Korea

BBC News - 1 hour 19 min ago
The White House says securing the release of three American citizens detained in North Korea is a "top priority", after they appealed for help.
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China's museum boom hatches roast duck tribute

BBC News - 1 hour 45 min ago
China's museum boom hatches roast duck tribute
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Falcao caps record summer spending

BBC News - 1 hour 47 min ago
Radamel Falcao's loan move to Manchester United was the major deadline day signing as summer spending hits a record £835m.
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British activist in Thailand trial

BBC News - 1 hour 59 min ago
A British activist who campaigns for better labour conditions is set to go on trial in Thailand charged with criminal defamation.
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Embarking on the path to jihad

BBC News - 2 hours 15 min ago
How Americans join the fight in Syria
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Premier League clubs' spending spree

BBC News - 2 hours 21 min ago
Premier League clubs have been on a player buying spree, with spending at £835m, as the end of the transfer window passes.
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Does the rest of UK care if Scotland goes?

BBC News - 2 hours 27 min ago
Does the rest of the UK care if the Scots become independent?
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FBI probes 'Cloud' celebrity leaks

BBC News - 2 hours 31 min ago
The FBI looks into allegations that the online accounts of celebrities have been hacked, leading to intimate pictures being posted online.
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How much has the Ice Bucket Challenge achieved?

BBC News - 2 hours 38 min ago
How much has the Ice Bucket Challenge achieved?
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Anti-euro party shakes up German politics

BBC News - 3 hours 2 min ago
Anti-euro but pro-EU party shakes up German politics
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Musician Watt makes non-fiction list

BBC News - 3 hours 8 min ago
Everything But The Girl musician Ben Watt is announced as part of the 15-strong longlist for the Samuel Johnson Prize for non-fiction.
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How corals stir up their world

BBC News - 3 hours 12 min ago
How corals stir up their world to draw in nutrients
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Phil McNulty’s transfer window verdict

BBC News - 3 hours 32 min ago
As the transfer window closes, who can be satisfied with their business and who will be left with regrets?
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Iraq forces push against jihadists

BBC News - 3 hours 38 min ago
Iraqi Shia and Kurdish forces capture an Islamic State stronghold, as a BBC team enters Amerli the day after a two-month siege ends.
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Man Utd sign Falcao on loan for £6m

BBC News - 3 hours 38 min ago
Manchester United sign Colombia international striker Radamel Falcao on loan from Ligue 1 side Monaco.
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Superfast computing to be piloted

BBC News - 3 hours 44 min ago
Superfast computer technology is to be piloted in the Highlands in a project involving Fujitsu, Highland Council and Energy North.
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Brown issues warning over UK debt

BBC News - 3 hours 49 min ago
Gordon Brown says an independent Scotland would become "an international outcast" if it refused to accept a share of UK debt.
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Singing Kettle comes off the boil

BBC News - 3 hours 51 min ago
Children's entertainers The Singing Kettle announce they are calling it a day and will stop performing early next year.
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Water voles end 20-year absence

BBC News - 3 hours 54 min ago
Water voles - one of the UK's rarest animals - have re-established a population at an RSPB Scotland reserve in the Highlands.
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Thousands in late rush to vote

BBC News - 3 hours 56 min ago
Local registration centres say in recent days they have received tens of thousands of applications from people wanting to vote.
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