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How one shooting sparked national protests

Wed, 2014-11-26 21:13
A summary of the key issues around the protests sparked by the decision not to charge a policeman over the shooting of a black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri.

VIDEO: Understanding America's 'ugliest accent'

Wed, 2014-11-26 21:12
Which US state do Americans love to bash?

Gleision deaths public inquiry call

Wed, 2014-11-26 21:11
The parents of one of the four miners killed in the Gleision mine disaster have called for a public inquiry into the incident.

Spain minister resigns over scandal

Wed, 2014-11-26 21:04
Health minister Ana Mato resigns amid a court investigation into a massive corruption scandal over illegal payments in Spain.

Football broadcaster Montford dies

Wed, 2014-11-26 21:02
Former Scottish football broadcaster Arthur Montford, best known for STV's Scotsport programme, has died aged 85.

Commission to urge Scottish tax power

Wed, 2014-11-26 20:53
The commission on devolving powers to the Scottish Parliament is to recommend full control over income tax rates and bands, the BBC understands.

Two men die 'snorting white heroin'

Wed, 2014-11-26 20:50
Two British men have died in Amsterdam after reportedly snorting a drug thought to have been white heroin.

Can Barbie conquer China?

Wed, 2014-11-26 20:22
Can the doll make it in China at the second attempt?

Tennis star Andy Murray gets engaged

Wed, 2014-11-26 19:54
Tennis star Andy Murray has got engaged to his long-term girlfriend Kim Sears, his agent has confirmed.

Moeen electrifies England but batting problems remain

Wed, 2014-11-26 19:54
Moeen Ali’s bold style of cricket lifts England but the team also needs to play smarter cricket, says analyst Simon Hughes.

Richard III reburial appeal starts

Wed, 2014-11-26 19:48
A public appeal to raise part of the £2.5m cost of the reinterment of Richard III is launched.

Royal Mail 'scaremongering' on post

Wed, 2014-11-26 19:44
The boss of Royal Mail is accused of "scaremongering" by the business secretary, after telling MPs that there is a threat to the universal service.

Gangster Frankie Fraser dies aged 90

Wed, 2014-11-26 19:08
The criminal and contemporary of the Kray twins, "Mad" Frankie Fraser, has died aged 90 in hospital, former associate Eddie Richardson confirms.

Police 'chased autistic man for fun'

Wed, 2014-11-26 18:34
Two police officers chased an autistic man for "fun" before one attacked him, a court hears.

HK policemen arrested over beating

Wed, 2014-11-26 18:34
Seven Hong Kong policemen are arrested in connection with the beating of a pro-democracy protester in October.

Huge cocaine haul found in furniture

Wed, 2014-11-26 18:33
Police discover one of the biggest amounts of cocaine ever found in Northern Ireland in a delivery of furniture.

'Fewer adults in higher education'

Wed, 2014-11-26 18:31
The number of adults in further education in England fell after some were required to borrow to pay for their courses, official data suggests.

Minister warns of major job losses

Wed, 2014-11-26 18:27
Finance Minister Simon Hamilton warns of "considerable" job losses in the public sector, but cannot put an exact figure on cuts through voluntary redundancy.

Twins become fathers on same day

Wed, 2014-11-26 18:26
Twin brothers beat 'odds of 150,000/1' and become fathers of baby boys within hours of each other at the same hospital.

Learning the facts about learning

Wed, 2014-11-26 18:10
Government-commissioned research suggests many of the approaches to education we think work, are actually useless or even make matters worse.