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Call for more NHS death prosecutions

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 16:23
More Scottish health boards should be prosecuted when deaths occur or patients are harmed, according to the parents of a girl who died.

Liverpool can reach second - Rodgers

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 16:13
Liverpool's form has given them the opportunity to finish second in the Premier League, says manager Brendan Rodgers.

VIDEO: Why do penguins waddle?

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 16:13
Scientists are trying to work out how and why the penguin's waddle evolved.

'Budget giveaway', and the Yard in the dock

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 16:11
A 'giveaway' Budget , featuring major reductions in inheritance tax, is predicted in Tuesday's papers. The investigation into a Scotland Yard 'cover-up' over sex crimes, is also examined.

If You're One Of The World's 382 Million Diabetics, Your Wages May Dip

NPR News - Mon, 2015-03-16 16:03

The caseload could surge to 592 million by 2035, with a huge contribution from the developing world. And across the globe, people with diabetes tend to earn less — or lose their job altogether.

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VIDEO: Abuse probe 'scrapped after MP arrest'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 16:00
The BBC has heard claims that an investigation which allegedly uncovered child abuse by the late Liberal MP, Cyril Smith, was scrapped just after he was arrested in 1981.

Prince Harry to leave Army in June

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 16:00
Prince Harry says he is looking forward to a "new chapter" in his life after Kensington Palace confirms he will leave the Army in June.

Teens joining IS 'misguided' says PM

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 15:26
Young people who attempt to travel to Syria to join Islamic State are "deeply misguided," Prime Minister David Cameron says.