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US senator questions hand-wash rules

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-04 01:26
A US senator, taking aim at health regulations, suggests restaurants should not have to compel employees to wash their hands after toilet visits.

'Lord's like you've never seen it'

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-04 01:26
Vice-captain Heather Knight on Twenty20, Lord's photoshoots, RAF flight simulators and England's upcoming tour of New Zealand.

ABC Tones Down Author's 'Fresh Off The Boat' For Sitcom Audience

NPR News - Wed, 2015-02-04 01:12

ABC will break an important boundary in television Wednesday night with the debut of Fresh Off the Boat. It's the first network sitcom in two decades to star an Asian-American family.

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Sherwood frontrunner for QPR job

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-04 01:10
Tim Sherwood has emerged as an early favourite to become the next QPR boss, with Steve McClaren and Paul Clement also in the frame.

England make six changes for Wales

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-04 01:07
Only nine members of the England team which beat Australia in the autumn have been named in the starting XI to face Wales.

UK services growth accelerates

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-04 00:56
The UK's service sector expanded faster than expected in January after a relatively slow pace of growth in December, a survey suggests.

VIDEO: LIVE: MPs grill Iraq war inquiry head

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-04 00:56
MPs are questioning Sir John Chilcot, the head of the inquiry into the Iraq war, about its delayed findings

Women's Six Nations: In-depth guide

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-04 00:49
Before the 2015 Women's Six Nations, Sara Orchard looks at the teams and players most likely to light up the tournament.

Referee banned for six months

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-04 00:30
Referee Seechurn banned for six months for 'poor performance' and failure to control players in Afcon quarter-final.