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VIDEO: 1330: Uefa president news conference

BBC - 9 hours 48 min ago
European football's governing body, Uefa, holds a news conference, as the Fifa Congress takes place in Zurich amid arrests on corruption charges.

Amputation for quad bike crash boy

BBC - 9 hours 50 min ago
A man appears in court after a quad bike crash left a seven-year-old boy needing an amputation.

George Pataki Announces 2016 Presidential Bid

NPR News - 9 hours 53 min ago

Former New York Gov. George Pataki unveiled a video announcing his candidacy for the Republican nomination Thursday. He'll speak at an 11 a.m. ET event in New Hampshire.

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McIlroy posts nightmare opening 80

BBC - 9 hours 59 min ago
Rory McIlroy faces a battle to make the cut at the Irish Open after slumping to a first-round nine-over-par 80 at Royal County Down.

Ban after footballer pitch assault

BBC - 10 hours 1 min ago
A man is banned from football matches for three years after admitting assaulting Chesterfield captain Ian Evatt after the League One club's play-off defeat at Preston.

Benitez confirms Napoli departure

BBC - 10 hours 2 min ago
Rafael Benitez - favourite to become Real Madrid boss - says he will be leaving Napoli after two years in charge of the club.

Arts Council boss makes funding plea

BBC - 10 hours 6 min ago
Arts and culture should be spared further funding cuts as the government seeks to balance the books, the new head of Arts Council England says.

Increase in outside visitors to NI

BBC - 10 hours 9 min ago
The number of visitors to Northern Ireland from outside the country increased in 2014, but they spent less money, new statistics show

'Moose' worm targets home routers

BBC - 10 hours 9 min ago
A malicious worm called moose that targets poorly protected home routers has been uncovered by security researchers.

VIDEO: Dyke: Blatter 'must take responsibility'

BBC - 10 hours 13 min ago
The chairman of England's Football Association Greg Dyke says Fifa president Sepp Blatter ''must take responsibility'' following the arrests of several senior officials on corruption charges.

Wozniacki loses to Goerges in Paris

BBC - 10 hours 16 min ago
Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki loses in straight sets to Julia Goerges in the French Open second round.

Scores plan for university degrees

BBC - 10 hours 19 min ago
Universities should show students' achievement with points scores, as well as the existing degree grades, says a higher education think tank.

More UK students study overseas

BBC - 10 hours 19 min ago
Students are increasingly opting to study overseas as part of their undergraduate degrees, research suggests.

GoPro to make a quadcopter drone

BBC - 10 hours 22 min ago
The action camera-maker GoPro reveals plans to make its own quadcopter drone, and also unveils kit to aid virtual reality filmmakers.

The siblings who share a donor parent

BBC - 10 hours 25 min ago
The donor-conceived siblings connecting across the world

Blatter hosts emergency Fifa meeting

BBC - 10 hours 41 min ago
Fifa president Sepp Blatter chairs an emergency meeting as football's world governing body is mired in crisis following the arrest of seven top officials.

EU reform: What's in it for the others?

BBC - 10 hours 53 min ago
How open is the rest of Europe to David Cameron's EU reform plans and can he win their support? The BBC's Laurence Peter examines the diplomatic battle.

Live Anthrax Was Mistakenly Sent To 9 States And A U.S. Military Base

NPR News - 10 hours 54 min ago

The Pentagon says an attempt to ship inactive anthrax samples resulted in live samples being sent to labs in nine U.S. states and to a U.S. Air Force base in South Korea.

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Man dies after lorries crash on M74

BBC - 10 hours 58 min ago
A 49-year-old man dies after the cattle lorry he was driving collided with another lorry on the M74 in South Lanarkshire.

Trident concerns 'not been proved'

BBC - 11 hours 3 min ago
The UK's Defence Secretary Michael Fallon says a whistleblower's concerns about Trident nuclear submarine safety at Faslane on the Clyde have not been proved.

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