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Cameron 'bullish' about EU talks

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 02:40
Prime Minister David Cameron says he is "upbeat, bullish and optimistic" he will succeed in renegotiating the UK's relationship with the European Union.

Bank boss 'understands' pay concern

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 02:37
The boss of Barclays, Antony Jenkins, says he understands the public's concern about bankers pay but that levels of pay need to be competitive.

VIDEO: Antony Jenkins on Marr: Full interview

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 01:54
Barclays Group CEO Antony Jenkins talks to Andrew Marr about the new direction of the group and the changing nature of retail banking.

On Income Inequality: A French Economist Vs. An American Capitalist

NPR News - Sun, 2014-05-11 01:40

Thomas Piketty says governments must impose heavy taxes to break up concentrations of wealth. Edward Conard says governments should cut taxes to encourage wealthy people to pursue even bigger profits.

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Did Homer Simpson Actually Solve Fermat's Last Theorem? Take A Look

NPR News - Sun, 2014-05-11 01:33

Simon Singh spotted the equation on a Homer Simpson blackboard. Had Homer just solved one of the toughest puzzles in math? His solution, crazily, seemed "valid" – so Singh checked Homer's numbers.

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Afghan front-runner gains support

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 01:32
Afghan presidential front-runner Abdullah Abdullah wins the backing of a key rival - forming the contest's first major coalition.

Nintendo 'sorry' in same-sex row

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 01:24
The game-maker apologises for not allowing same-sex couples in a life-simulation.

VIDEO: Cameron: 'Judge us on our record'

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 01:21
Prime Minister David Cameron has spoken up in support of free schools, after allies of Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg accused the Education Secretary Michael Gove of "lunacy".

Two dead, one injured in road crash

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 01:05
Two people die in a road collision in Pembrokeshire.

Voting Begins On Independence For Eastern Ukraine

NPR News - Sun, 2014-05-11 01:02

Residents of two fractious regions of eastern Ukraine began voting in a controversial referendum over sovereignty from the central government in Kiev.

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VIDEO: Polls open in Ukraine referendum

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 00:32
Voting has begun in parts of eastern Ukraine in a referendum over self-rule, organised by pro-Russian separatists.

Why do people eat placentas?

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 00:13
Why would anyone eat human afterbirth?

'Many hurt' in China waste protest

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-10 23:51
At least 39 people are reportedly hurt and dozens of vehicles damaged in a protest against a planned waste incinerator in a Chinese city.

Queen Victoria's diaries on display

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-10 23:48
Some of Queen Victoria's early diaries are to go on show at Windsor Castle at an exhibition marking the centenary of the royal archives housed at the Round Tower.

VIDEO: Who are UK's richest billionaires?

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-10 23:40
The number of billionaires living in the UK has risen to more than 100 for the first time, according to the 2014 Sunday Times Rich List.

A Eurovision full of surprises

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-10 23:12
Austria's "bearded lady" captivates audience, but UK misses top five

Gove's cash 'raid' and BBC row - the front pages

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-10 21:44
The education secretary's "cash raid" to prop up his free schools policy makes headlines, and there is also coverage of a "sacking" prompted by the playing of "The Sun Has Got His Hat On".

VIDEO: Tan hints at Cardiff kit compromise

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-10 21:28
Cardiff City owner Vincent Tan hints that he could reverse his controversial decision to change the side's colours if they return to the Premier League.

VIDEO: Anne Frank's diary adapted for stage

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-10 20:46
A new play based on the best-selling diaries of Anne Frank, one of the most recognisable victims of the Holocaust, is set to open in Amsterdam.

Sam is NFL's first openly gay player

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-10 20:42
Former US college athlete Michael Sam becomes the first openly gay player in history to be drafted into the National Football League.
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