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Vet jailed over bestiality images

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 10:35
A former vet who was struck off after being filmed having sex with a horse and a dog is jailed for possessing images of bestiality.

AUDIO: Dench on preventing memory loss

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 10:35
Dame Judi Dench has tells the BBC Radio 4's PM programme she has been taking a health supplement as a "preventative" to memory loss, but not as a cure, as suggested by some newspaper reports.

Key Delhi election count to start

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 10:33
Vote counting is due to begin in the Delhi state elections where Arvind Kejriwal's anti-corruption Aam Aadmi Party is expected to push ahead of the PM's BJP.

Belgian rugby club record 356-3 win

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 10:29
Royal Kituro thrash Soignies 356-3 in the Belgian top division - but remain behind their opponents in the table.

Probe into Lynette corruption trial

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 09:58
The solicitor for one of three men wrongly convicted of killing a Cardiff prostitute said Home Secretary Theresa May is to order an investigation into the collapse of the UK's biggest police corruption trial.

VIDEO: Tax evasion v tax avoidance - in 90 seconds

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 09:56
The BBC explores the difference between tax avoidance and tax evasion in 90 seconds.

LTA alters Wimbledon wildcard policy

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 09:51
A world ranking inside the top 250 will no longer be enough to earn British players a wildcard at Wimbledon.

EU probes rail project fraud claim

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 09:46
An EU fraud investigation opens into the Lyon-Turin high-speed rail project, after Green MEPs complained of serious misspending.

Four die in tipper truck hill crash

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 09:31
Four people are killed in a crash involving a tipper truck that hit cars and pedestrians as it travelled down a steep hill in Bath.

Briton held over fatal resort attack

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 09:26
A Briton has been arrested in Spain on suspicion of killing a man he had caught filming his daughter on a tablet, reports say.

Netflix launches service in Cuba

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 09:13
Internet movie and television streaming service Netflix launches in Cuba, as diplomatic relations between the US and Cuba thaw.

Police officers defend stop-search

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 09:08
Rank and file police officers accuse politicians of "ignorance" over the controversial practice of consensual stop and searches.

Rich School, Poor School

NPR News - Mon, 2015-02-09 09:08

How the class divide is widened by gaps in counseling kids for college.

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Madoff's Victims Are Repaid Another $355 Million, Trustee Says

NPR News - Mon, 2015-02-09 08:56

More than half of the accounts with allowable claims against disgraced financier Bernard Madoff have now been fully repaid, according to the trustee handling recovery efforts.

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Sterling offered 'incredible' deal

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 08:49
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers says Raheem Sterling has a generous contract offer, but will not get "too much too young".

YouTube removes Irish disguised porn

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 08:38
YouTube moves to take down pornographic videos after it was discovered that some users had disguised them by giving them Irish language titles.

VIDEO: Moment owner told 'TV is listening'

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 08:36
Samsung smart TV owner Peter Kent reacted with surprise when the BBC's Rory Cellan-Jones read him Samsung's privacy policy.

Severn tunnel closure delays trains

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 08:33
Trains running between south Wales and Bristol are facing disruption as the Severn tunnel is closed for safety checks.

Migrants die of cold off Italy

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 08:30
At least 27 migrants die of hypothermia after being picked up near Lampedusa, the Italian coast guard says.

Amal Clooney represents 'hooded men'

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 08:13
An international human rights lawyer and wife of Hollywood star George Clooney has joined a legal team representing a group known as the "hooded men" taking action against the British government.