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AirAsia plane 'climbed too fast'

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 05:22
Indonesia's transport minister says AirAsia flight QZ8501 climbed too fast just before it stalled, crashing into the sea with the loss of 162 lives.

Father admits daughter's drug death

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 05:05
A father who supplied his teenage daughter with the drug MDMA and delayed getting medical treatment when she became ill admits her manslaughter.

Finn's one-day best banishes demons

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 05:02
Steven Finn says he has "turned a corner" after a match-winning display in the nine-wicket win over India in Brisbane.

VIDEO: Page Three modelling 'my choice'

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 04:58
A former Page Three model defends her right to express herself as The Sun appears to drop its long-running topless pictures feature.

Nurse 'poisoned patients at random'

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 04:58
A nurse murdered three patients and poisoned 18 others by contaminating saline with insulin "completely at random", a court hears.

How Page Three fell out of step with the times

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 04:57
How Page Three fell out of step with the times

Taken 3 keeps UK box office captive

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 04:52
Liam Neeson's action sequel Taken 3 keeps hold of the top spot at the UK box office for a second week, holding off Clint Eastwood's American Sniper.

VIDEO: First transplant from UK newborn

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 04:40
Doctors have performed the first organ transplants from a newborn in the UK.

Verdict in killer's cancer death

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 04:40
A jury returns a narrative verdict at an inquest of a Welsh prisoner whose cancer was diagnosed just two days before he died.

TV producers make bid for BBC Three

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 04:39
Production companies Avalon and Hat Trick approach the BBC Trust with a proposal to buy BBC Three from the corporation.

Klitschko to defend titles in US

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 04:38
World heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko announces his first fight in America for seven years.

Jury Selection To Start In Aurora, Colo., Mass Shooting Trial

NPR News - Tue, 2015-01-20 04:36

James Holmes is accused of killing 12 people and wounding 70 in the theater shooting in July 2012. He has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity. The jury pool of 9,000 is one of the largest ever.

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Smith deal could spark tax contest

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 04:31
Chancellor George Osborne tells MPs that new powers being handed to Scotland could result in a UK-wide competition over tax rates.

VIDEO: Bill Roache pays tribute to Anne

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 04:25
Bill Roache: Anne Kirkbride's death leaves Coronation Street cast devastated

Hotel murder arrest in Tanzania

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 04:20
A man suspected of murdering a woman in a Cardiff hotel room on New Year's Eve is arrested by police in Tanzania.

Guatemala ex-police chief sentenced

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 04:11
A court in Guatemala sentences an ex-police chief to 40 years in prison over the deadly raid on the Spanish embassy in Guatemala City in 1980.

State of the Union Will Tout Progress, But Is The Economy Fixed?

NPR News - Tue, 2015-01-20 04:07

The economy has improved greatly since President Obama took office on Jan. 20, 2009. But is his economic legacy impressive enough to justify taking a victory lap during his State of the Union address?

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Morgan Stanley sees income rise

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 04:01
US banking giant Morgan Stanley sees quarterly net income rise as legal fees relating to mortgage-backed securities ease.

Beware Of Japanese Balloon Bombs

NPR News - Tue, 2015-01-20 04:00

During World War II, the Japanese aimed thousands of wind-borne explosives at North America. To this day, many have not been accounted for.

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Beware Of Japanese Balloon Bombs

NPR News - Tue, 2015-01-20 04:00

During World War II, the Japanese aimed thousands of wind-borne explosives at North America. To this day, many have not been accounted for.

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