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VIDEO: John Lennon; writer and cartoonist

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 07:54
A collection of poems, drawings and skits by John Lennon is to be auctioned at Sotheby's.
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In pictures: US deadly landslide

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 07:44
Rescue workers in US state of Washington
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Ethiopia 'spies on telecoms traffic'

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 07:43
Ethiopia's government is using imported technology to spy on the phones and computers of its perceived opponents, a Human Rights Watch report says.
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VIDEO: Jury sees video of Pistorius shop kiss

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 07:42
CCTV of South African athlete Oscar Pistorius kissing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp has been shown at his murder trial.
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VIDEO: What extra powers could Scotland get?

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 07:34
The Daily Politics looks at extra powers the Scottish Parliament could gain, should Scotland reject independence.
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Evans named in GB Davis Cup squad

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 07:31
Dan Evans is included in Britain's Davis Cup squad, alongside Andy Murray, to face Italy next month.
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Youth services funds 'cut by £438m'

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 07:15
The amount of money spent on services for teenagers in England has fallen by 36% in the past two years, according to figures released to the BBC.
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Mass water supply fluoridation urged

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 07:08
Adding fluoride to water supplies should be considered by councils to improve dental health, the government's public health advisory body says.
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VIDEO: Afghanistan's long distance doctors

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 07:00
Doctors are using the internet and basic software to help improve the treatment and diagnosis of patients in remote areas of Afghanistan.
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FA chairman to meet Astle's widow

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 06:59
FA chairman Greg Dyke offers to meet the widow of former England striker Jeff Astle, to discuss what it is doing to analyse head injuries in the game.
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VIDEO: Foster the People: We are not political

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 06:52
The band Foster the People join BBC Breakfast to talk about their new music and why they are not a political band
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Glen is home to super-sized trees

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 06:48
Conifers growing in the same Highland glen have been identified as being four of the tallest trees in Britain.
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House prices continue to accelerate

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 06:45
UK house prices accelerate, with prices in January up 6.8% compared with a year earlier, official figures show.
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VIDEO: 'I'll consider my resignation later'

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 06:44
The head of Malaysia Airlines says his possible resignation is "a personal decision" that he will consider "later".
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Air pollution 'killed seven million'

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 06:43
Seven million people died as a result of air pollution in 2012, the World Health Organization estimates.
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Mother's fatal bullet hit Kenya baby

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 06:43
A baby who had a bullet lodged in his head during Sunday's attack on a church near Kenya's coastal city of Mombasa is flown to the capital Nairobi for treatment.
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£310m invested in UK wind turbines

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 06:20
Manufacturing giant Siemens and the UK's Associated British Ports are to invest a total of £310m in UK wind turbine factories, creating 1,000 jobs.
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'Tiniest' house goes up for sale

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 06:14
A two-storey house in Essex with just three rooms and no indoor bathroom is put up for sale.
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Missing, presumed dead

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 06:09
How do you mourn for someone when there's no body?
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Why black boxes can't always provide the answers

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 05:56
Why black boxes can't always provide the answers
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