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Travelling miles for heartache

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 22:39
What makes people so devoted to their passions?
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The curious world of public information posters

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 22:20
And other curious public information slogans
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VIDEO: The school with regular 10-hour days

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 22:15
Landau Forte College has had extended hours since it opened in 1992 and School Reporters investigate how it works.
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MPs demand vote on EU arrest warrant

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 21:56
Ministers face demands from MPs for a vote on plans to retain EU justice laws including the European Arrest Warrant.
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NHS urged to halve serious mistakes

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 21:49
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt is asking the NHS in England to reduce the number of serious mistakes being made and save 6,000 lives over the next three years.
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VIDEO: The day my pop star wife was killed

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 21:39
The day my wife was shot by her fan club manager
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Polio casts a shadow over the Middle East

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 21:38
The growing risk of disease spreading outward from Syria
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Paltrow and Martin to separate

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 21:32
Hollywood actress Gwyneth Paltrow and Coldplay singer Chris Martin are to separate after more than 10 years of marriage, the couple reveal.
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Deaf 'marginalised' by Italian love of gesture

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 21:31
Is the Italian love of dramatic gesture bad for deaf people?
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Martinez tips Barkley for World Cup

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 20:59
Everton boss Roberto Martinez feels Ross Barkley will not be affected by the pressures of World Cup selection.
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VIDEO: Somalia's battle against al-Shabab

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 20:55
International forces in Somalia are battling al-Shabab Islamist insurgents who control more land than any other al-Qaeda affiliate organisation across the world.
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VIDEO: Teen photographer's love for animals

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 20:09
The teen who reminds us we're not the only species on Earth
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Looking for the next cyber-police

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 20:08
Universities are looking for next generation of cybermen
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Blame me for Man Utd decline - Moyes

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 19:49
Manchester United manager David Moyes takes responsibility for the club's decline after Manchester City loss.
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VIDEO: Soyuz spacecraft bound for ISS

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 19:42
A Soyuz spacecraft has been launched in Kazakhstan bound for the International Space Station.
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Newcastle 0-3 Everton

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 19:34
Everton secure their first away win since December thanks to goals from Ross Barkley, Romelu Lukaku and Leon Osman.
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US brings together rival Asia allies

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 19:26
The Japanese and South Korean leaders hold their first official meeting following a rift over Japan's stance on its wartime aggression in Asia.
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Candy Crush firm valued at over $7bn

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 19:07
The games developer behind Candy Crush Saga, King, is valued at over $7bn (£4.2bn) after it raises $500m via a share sale in New York.
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VIDEO: One in 10 UK children 'neglected'

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 18:59
One in 10 children in the UK is a victim of neglect, according to the research commissioned by the charity Action for Children.
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Venezuela arrests three generals

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 18:51
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says three air force generals have been arrested for plotting an uprising against his government.
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