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'Think twice' about drink-driving

Wed, 2014-12-03 15:47
Drivers should think twice about what they drink as the new lower alcohol limits come into effect, a forensic toxicologist has warned.

Islanders have year wait for dentist

Wed, 2014-12-03 15:47
Residents of the Hebridean islands of Islay and Jura are being told to "come back in a year" if they want to see a dentist.

Prosecutors set out social media law

Wed, 2014-12-03 15:46
Scottish prosecutors set out new guidelines on whether messages posted on social media should be treated as criminal conduct.

Autumn Statement - dream or extreme?

Wed, 2014-12-03 15:39
Thursday's newspapers are full of analysis of the Autumn Statement measures - including the "elephant in the room" of a rising deficit, and looming spending cuts.

VIDEO: US film awards season kicks off

Wed, 2014-12-03 15:21
The US film industry's annual award season got under way in New York this week with three separate awards announcements.

Amazon's bid to power the internet

Wed, 2014-12-03 15:09
How the shopping giant is bidding to power the internet

Drogba lined up for backroom role

Wed, 2014-12-03 15:01
Didier Drogba will be given a job off the field at Chelsea when he retires, says manager Jose Mourinho.

How Ikea assembled a win in Poland

Wed, 2014-12-03 15:01
How Ikea assembled a winning position in Poland

New rules for business travel and gifts

Wed, 2014-12-03 15:00
What you might have missed in Autumn Statement

CBI warns on Osborne's 'Google tax'

Wed, 2014-12-03 15:00
The Confederation of British Industry has warned over Chancellor George Osborne's plans for the UK to "go it alone" on corporate tax reform.

VIDEO: World has seen 'warmest year'

Wed, 2014-12-03 14:21
This year is in the running to be the hottest globally and for the UK since records began, early estimates show.

VIDEO: Fire under train in south London

Wed, 2014-12-03 14:18
Commuters capture footage of a fire under a train at Denmark Hill in south London which caused the evacuation of the station.

Body found in woman and baby search

Wed, 2014-12-03 14:09
Police searching for a mother and her four-day-old baby who went missing from a Bristol hospital have found a woman's body in the Avon Gorge.

VIDEO: No charges in police chokehold case

Wed, 2014-12-03 13:58
A grand jury in New York has declined to press criminal charges against a white police officer over the death of an unarmed black man he put into a chokehold - a practice banned by the New York police department.

The Wreck Detectives

Wed, 2014-12-03 13:53
Looking for the story of the coast that sank 1,000 ships

Lessons learned from Bianchi crash

Wed, 2014-12-03 13:46
BBC Sport's chief F1 writer Andrew Benson analyses the key findings from the FIA report into Jules Bianchi's crash.

Robertson stunned by Dott in UK

Wed, 2014-12-03 13:43
Graeme Dott stuns defending champion Neil Robertson with a superb 6-5 victory in the last-16 of the UK Championship in York.

Cosby urged to allow court cases

Wed, 2014-12-03 13:40
US comedian Bill Cosby is urged to waive the statute of limitations and allow women alleging he sexually abused them to go to court.

Project to solve Stegosaurus mystery

Wed, 2014-12-03 13:31
Scientists at London's Natural History Museum have begun the most detailed analysis ever carried out on a Stegosaurus skeleton.

Train fire forces station closure

Wed, 2014-12-03 13:28
A fire under a Southeastern train forces the closure of Denmark Hill Station in south London.

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