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Tips for a disability-friendly Halloween

Thu, 2014-10-30 16:07
Tips for a disability-friendly Halloween

Quiz of the week's news

Thu, 2014-10-30 16:05
What did Robbie's wife tell him to stop singing during labour?

VIDEO: Poppy hijab for Remembrance

Thu, 2014-10-30 16:02
A young fashion designer from London has decided to mark Remembrance Day by creating a special "poppy hijab" for Muslim women.

The metal detectors saving marriages

Thu, 2014-10-30 15:59
The metal detectorists who are saving marriages

Grant urges action over gender gap

Thu, 2014-10-30 15:52
Sports Minister Helen Grant tells the inaugural Transforming Sport conference there is work to do to improve female participation.

Hamilton critical of double points

Thu, 2014-10-30 15:08
Lewis Hamilton says it would "suck" if he lost the world title as a result of the controversial final-race double points rule.

VIDEO: Tim Cook 'an important role model'

Thu, 2014-10-30 14:49
Lord Browne, author of The Glass Closet and former Chief Executive of BP, has hailed Apple CEO Tim Cook as "an important role model", after Mr Cook publicly acknowledged his sexuality, saying he was "proud to be gay".

Murray seals World Tour Finals place

Thu, 2014-10-30 14:47
Andy Murray books his place at the World Tour Finals with an emphatic victory over Grigor Dimitrov at the Paris Masters.

Man charged with Gibson murder

Thu, 2014-10-30 14:39
A man is charged with the murder of Edward Gibson in west Belfast.

Evacuations amid Costa Rica eruption

Thu, 2014-10-30 14:29
Costa Rica issues an alert and evacuates communities after ash from the Turrialba volcano reaches the capital, San Jose, and beyond.

Maine bid to force nurse quarantine

Thu, 2014-10-30 14:28
The governor of Maine vows to exercise the "full extent" of his authority to quarantine a US nurse who treated Ebola patients in West Africa

Four people hurt in fireworks blaze

Thu, 2014-10-30 13:54
Four people are hurt and one person is thought to be missing as dozens of firefighters tackle a blaze at a fireworks retailer in Staffordshire.

Four dead in Kansas airport crash

Thu, 2014-10-30 13:45
At least four people were killed and five injured when a small plane crashed into an airport building in Wichita, Kansas, officials say.

Colombian Farc in civilian admission

Thu, 2014-10-30 13:43
Colombia's Farc rebel group acknowledges for the first time that its actions in Latin America's longest internal conflict "affected civilians".

Tan invests in new LA MLS franchise

Thu, 2014-10-30 13:27
Cardiff City's billionaire owner Vincent Tan is among a group of investors backing a new MLS franchise, Los Angeles Football Club.

Mass graves found in western Iraq

Thu, 2014-10-30 13:19
Scores of bodies of Sunni Muslim tribesmen apparently killed by Islamic State militants are found in mass graves in western Iraq.

Hart: US 'wants to help' in NI talks

Thu, 2014-10-30 13:15
US envoy says America remains "disproportionately interested" in Northern Ireland and compares the complexity of the Belfast talks to previous nuclear negotiations with the Soviet Union.

Emergency rule in Burkina Faso

Thu, 2014-10-30 13:03
Burkina Faso's military announces emergency measures after violent protests against President Compaore's bid to extend his 27-year rule.

Netherlands too strong for Scotland

Thu, 2014-10-30 12:53
Scotland's women lose 2-0 in Rotterdam for a 4-1 aggregate defeat in their World Cup play-off semi-final.

Ebola aid ship docks in Sierra Leone

Thu, 2014-10-30 12:25
UK ship RFA Argus, which is carrying medical supplies, equipment and vehicles, arrives in Sierra Leone to help deal with the Ebola outbreak.
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