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VIDEO: Tech review: This week's headlines

Fri, 2014-08-29 01:38
A camera harness for dogs from GoPro, plus other tech news.

Gold-diggers returning to beach

Fri, 2014-08-29 01:36
At least one piece of gold is found on a beach in Kent where a German artist has buried £10,000 worth of bullion.

Two in hospital after collisions

Fri, 2014-08-29 01:18
Two people are taken to hospital, one by air ambulance, after separate serious crashes in the north east of Scotland.

Volcano erupts in Papua New Guinea

Fri, 2014-08-29 01:14
Papua New Guinea's eastern Mount Tavurvur erupts, disrupting flights and spewing rocks and ash into the air.

Hodgson admits Shaw fitness concerns

Fri, 2014-08-29 01:14
Roy Hodgson says he had concerns over Luke Shaw's fitness before Louis van Gaal's criticism of the left-back.

Bus and tram in Edinburgh collision

Fri, 2014-08-29 01:06
A bus and a tram have collided as they travelled east towards Princes Street during the rush hour in Edinburgh.

Rivers 'resting' after health scare

Fri, 2014-08-29 00:30
US comedienne Joan Rivers, 81, is "resting comfortably" and with her family after reportedly going into cardiac arrest during surgery on her vocal chords.

Swann denies witch hunt against Cook

Fri, 2014-08-29 00:27
Graeme Swann renews his call for former team-mate Alastair Cook to end his captaincy of the England one-day side.

2.6m historic pictures posted online

Fri, 2014-08-29 00:18
An academic is posting millions of historic photos and illustrations to Flickr where they can be searched and copied without charge.

More than 3m have fled Syria - UN

Fri, 2014-08-29 00:02
The UN says Syria is now "the biggest humanitarian emergency of our era" with more than three million Syrians living outside the country as refugees.

House prices 'edge up in August'

Thu, 2014-08-28 23:59
House prices edged up by 0.8% in August, compared according to the UK's biggest building society, the Nationwide.

New hospital food rules introduced

Thu, 2014-08-28 23:09
Hospitals in England will be expected to provide a higher standard of food under new rules being introduced by the government.

Warnock had Palace talks last year

Thu, 2014-08-28 23:06
Neil Warnock first discussed a potential return to Crystal Palace before Tony Pulis was appointed in November last year.

Finding childcare 'down to luck'

Thu, 2014-08-28 23:01
Just 5% of Wales' 22 councils have sufficient out-of-school activities for 12 to 14-year-olds, a report claims.

Rangers confirm £4m share issue plan

Thu, 2014-08-28 22:56
Rangers make new shares available for purchase to existing shareholders in an attempt to raise £4m.

Single ticket travel plan for region

Thu, 2014-08-28 22:16
The next phase in plans for a major overhaul of public transport in south east Wales reveals a vision for a rapid one-ticket system for travellers.

VIDEO: RSPCA seeks ban on monkeys as pets

Thu, 2014-08-28 22:08
The RSPCA is calling for a ban on keeping primates as pets after a rise in the number of calls to its cruelty and advice line concerning animals such as monkeys and marmosets.

VIDEO: Rides and risks in huge California waves

Thu, 2014-08-28 21:59
Waves as high as 20ft (6m) in southern California have damaged waterfront homes, knocked out pier pilings and attracted scores of surfers.

Nato protesters open peace camp

Thu, 2014-08-28 21:49
Peace campaigners open a camp with thousands of protesters due in Newport ahead of next week's Nato summit.

Obama: Russia causing Ukraine crisis

Thu, 2014-08-28 21:39
US President Barack Obama accuses Russia of being responsible for the violence in eastern Ukraine, as Nato prepares to hold an emergency meeting.

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