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Merkel in Moscow for WWII ceremony

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 06:09
The German chancellor attends a ceremony in Moscow to commemorate Russia's WW2 victims, after skipping a military parade over tensions with Ukraine.

Coming Soon To A Highway Near You: A Semi Truck With A Brain

NPR News - Sun, 2015-05-10 06:06

Self-driving cars are hot news, with Google and others showing off their latest innovations. Now expand that concept from four to 18 wheels, and you get the Freightliner Inspiration.

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VIDEO: Black bears charge tourists in US

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 05:42
Tourists at Yellowstone National Park in the US have been chased over a bridge by a family of black bears.

Rifkind calls for powers commission

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 05:27
Sir Malcolm Rifkind calls for a Royal Commission to consider giving more powers to all parts of the UK.

VIDEO: Celebration and remembrance

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 05:24
A service of national thanksgiving for the Allied victory over Nazi Germany seventy years ago has been taking place in Westminster Abbey as part of VE Day events.

Boulden joint-fourth in Shanghai

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 05:13
Welsh golfer Amy Boulden finishes in a tie for fourth place at the Buick Championship in Shanghai.

Tornadoes Hit Texas As Tropical Storm Ana Makes Landfall In S.C.

NPR News - Sun, 2015-05-10 05:10

At least one person is dead and others still missing in Texas. Meanwhile, near Myrtle Beach, a weakening Ana has stormed ashore.

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Preston North End 3-0 Chesterfield (4-0)

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 05:08
Preston beat Chesterfield to complete a 4-0 aggregate victory and book their place in the League One play-off final at Wembley.

Thousands sign Strand plan petition

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 04:42
Thousands of people sign a petition aiming to halt plans to demolish a row of Victorian buildings in central London.

Parachute failure suspect is soldier

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 04:37
A man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, after his wife's main parachute failed during a skydive, is a British Army sergeant, it emerges.

Steel second in Great Manchester Run

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 04:27
Britain's Gemma Steel is runner-up at the Great Manchester Run for the second consecutive year, behind Kenyan Betsy Saina.

Rowling thanks supporters after abuse

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 04:08
Author JK Rowling thanks Twitter users who offered support after she became a target for online abuse in the wake of the general election.

2 Suspects In Custody Following Fatal Shooting Of Mississippi Officers

NPR News - Sun, 2015-05-10 04:06

The suspects were arrested after a manhunt that followed the deaths of Hattiesburg police officers Benjamin Deen and Liquori Tate.

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Macedonia clashes town in lockdown

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 03:48
Macedonian security forces surround a district of the northern town of Kumanovo after clashes with gunmen leave at least six officers dead.

QPR's Sandro sidelined by visa issue

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 03:45
QPR are advised not to select Sandro for Sunday's game against Manchester City because of an issue with his visa.

VIDEO: Prince Harry holds 100-year-old lizard

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 03:42
Prince Harry has a close encounter with a 100-year-old tuatara lizard during the second day of his visit to New Zealand.