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VIDEO: Moment deaf woman hears for first time

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 11:05
Mobile phone footage captures the moment Joanne Milne from Gateshead - who has been deaf since birth - hears for the first time.
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Comet lander checks in with Earth

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 10:58
The Philae lander, which Europe hopes to put on the surface of a comet later this year, is re-activated after three years in deep-space hibernation.
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Blackberry posts $5.9bn annual loss

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 10:37
Smartphone maker Blackberry reports a loss of $5.9bn for its latest financial year, but says it is on "a path to returning to growth and profitability".
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VIDEO: Clutha survivors talk about crash

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 10:33
A group of friends who met regularly in Glasgow's Clutha bar speak about the helicopter crash which killed 10 people.
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'20% would not go' to gay wedding

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 10:33
A fifth of people would turn down an invitation to a gay wedding, BBC research suggests, on the eve of legislation allowing same-sex marriage in England and Wales.
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Baton relay - Latin America & Caribbean

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 10:18
Queen's Baton Relay in the Caribbean
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VIDEO: Two infected with TB from cats

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 10:13
Two people in England have developed tuberculosis after contact with a domestic cat, Public Health England has announced.
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Week in pictures: 22-28 March 2014

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 10:13
Some of the best news photos
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German boost for Cameron EU strategy

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 10:07
Germany says any future changes to the EU must be fair to all members, boosting David Cameron's renegotiation hopes.
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VIDEO: Fraud probe 'interferes with politics' - MEP

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 10:05
An MEP on bail for fraud has not been interviewed by police for 18 months and says this is "interfering with the political process".
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Wife sentenced in 'cliff push' death

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:59
A woman in the US state of Montana who admitted shoving her husband off a cliff eight days into their marriage is sentenced to 30 years in prison.
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VIDEO: Is bedroom tax actually working?

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:48
A BBC investigation suggests the government's controversial changes to housing benefit have failed to achieve one of the main aims of the policy.
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Osborne: Bring back Dad's Army banks

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:40
Britain needs more Captain Mainwaring-style bank managers to bring back the personal touch, says Chancellor George Osborne.
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VIDEO: Waiting for Putin's next move

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:36
Following Russia's annexation of the Crimea, the West is trying to work out what the Kremlin's next move will be as Steve Rosenberg reports.
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Friends remember Clutha crash night

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:33
A tight-knit group of friends who met regularly in Glasgow's Clutha bar speak about the helicopter crash which killed 10 people.
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Man in court over UVF double murder

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:28
James Smith, 48, denies the murder of two Catholic workmen in north Belfast in May 1994.
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Elaine Doyle accused 'blames others'

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:18
A man denies murdering a schoolgirl 27 years ago and puts forward a list of 41 other possible suspects.
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Benefit change 'sees 6% move home'

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:16
About 6% of social housing tenants in Britain affected by changes to benefits partly designed to cut under-occupancy have moved home, BBC research suggests.
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UK current account deficit at £22.4bn

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:04
The UK's current account deficit was larger than expected in the final quarter of last year, official figures show.
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Eurostar evacuated after engine fire

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:01
Passengers are evacuated from a number of carriages on a Eurostar service after smoke is seen coming from the train.
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