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Whatever happened to the future?

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 15:00
Whatever happened to the future of transport?

Uefa lack courage to stand - Blatter

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 14:49
Fifa president Sepp Blatter accuses Uefa of lacking the "courage" to challenge his leadership in May's election.

'Jilted John' finds honeymoon partner

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 14:08
After being jilted three times, a man who tried to auction his ex-fiancée's honeymoon place finally finds a holiday partner.

Daley axes 'demon dive' for Olympics

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 13:30
Tom Daley axes his "demon dive" for a new "firework" routine as he attempts to win gold at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

VIDEO: The best goals from FA Cup round four

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 13:13
Watch the best goals scored in the FA Cup on fourth round weekend.

Venezuela blocks access to Lopez

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 13:09
The Venezuelan authorities prevent the former presidents of Chile and Colombia from visiting jailed opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez.

Specialist unit 'nets 60% more tax'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 13:00
A specialist tax avoidance and evasion unit targeting UK residents earning more than £150,000 collected 60% more revenue last year.

Got $15 Million? Actor Rowan Atkinson Has A Car For Sale

NPR News - Sun, 2015-01-25 12:58

The actor who most famously plays Mr. Bean wrecked the high-performance car back in 2011. Luckily, he wasn't seriously injured. But it did cost him $1.4 million to get it fixed.

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Coach 1K: Mike Krzyzewski Gets 1,000th Career Win

NPR News - Sun, 2015-01-25 12:56

"Coach K" became the first NCAA Division I men's coach to reach the milestone when No. 5 Duke surged past St. John's in the second half for a 77-68 victory at Madison Square Garden.

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BHS takeover approaches considered

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 12:34
Sir Philip Green is considering selling the department store chain BHS after receiving "several approaches".

Hoax call made to David Cameron

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 12:09
Downing Street is to review security procedures after a hoax caller was put through to Prime Minister David Cameron, Number 10 says.

Gabon 0-2 Equatorial Guinea

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 11:09
Hosts Equatorial Guinea make it through to the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals by beating Gabon.

Ukraine's President Hopes To Revive Shattered Peace Process

NPR News - Sun, 2015-01-25 11:07

Petro Poroshenko says that the only way forward in ending the conflict with Russian-backed separatists in the country's east is to revive a cease-fire agreement forged in September in Minsk.

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Obama Proposes New Protections For Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

NPR News - Sun, 2015-01-25 10:54

The president recommends more than 12 million acres of the region receive the highest level of protection available for public lands.

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VIDEO: Birmingham rally after Fox 'no-go' comment

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 10:48
A multi-faith rally partly prompted by a US TV pundit who claimed Birmingham was a "no-go zone" for non-Muslims has been held in the city.

Can Labour pay for university fee cut?

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 10:33
Labour leader Ed Miliband favours cutting the maximum university fees for students from £9,000 to £6,000, the BBC understands.

Mark Ronson completes chart double

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 10:01
Mark Ronson takes the top spots in both the UK single and album charts - the first person to do so since Miley Cyrus in October 2013.

VIDEO: Footage shows shot Egypt protester

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 09:38
At least 16 people have been killed in clashes between police and protesters on the fourth anniversary of the uprising that toppled President Hosni Mubarak.

'Disgusting' banner prompts anger

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 09:23
Anderlecht's Steven Defour is sent off on his return to former club Standard Liege as fans unfurl an offensive banner.

Brighton & Hove Albion 2-3 Arsenal

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 08:58
Defending champions Arsenal reach the FA Cup fifth round but are forced to hang on for victory against Brighton.