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S Sudan troops 'recapture oil city'

Fri, 2014-01-10 14:39
South Sudanese government forces say they have recaptured the oil hub of Bentiu - one of just two rebel-held cities - but their leader vows to fight on.

Gunmen kill Brazil church's pastor

Fri, 2014-01-10 14:35
Police in Brazil say two gunmen killed an evangelical pastor by shooting him at his church in the city of Belo Horizonte.

VIDEO: Tech firms battle to woo drivers

Fri, 2014-01-10 14:27
The Consumer Electronics Show has just wrapped up in Las Vegas and it has emerged that one of key battlegrounds for the big technology firms in 2014 will be gadgets and software designed for drivers.

Gambling: Money fun, costly excess?

Fri, 2014-01-10 14:18
Are we spending too much on gambling?

VIDEO: EU vote bill clears first Lords step

Fri, 2014-01-10 14:13
A bill that would allow a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU in 2017 has cleared its first hurdle in the House of Lords.

Dekker beats Adams in quarter-finals

Fri, 2014-01-10 13:58
Three-time BDO World Darts champion Martin Adams is beaten 5-2 in the quarter-finals by Dutchman Jan Dekker.

Hull agree fee for Everton's Jelavic

Fri, 2014-01-10 13:38
Everton forward Nikica Jelavic is set for talks with Hull after Steve Bruce's side agree a fee for the Croatia striker.

Leicester City 4-1 Derby County

Fri, 2014-01-10 13:36
Leicester cruise to victory over rivals Derby to move seven points clear at the top of the Championship table.

US diplomat to leave Delhi embassy

Fri, 2014-01-10 13:07
The US confirms that an American official will leave its embassy in Delhi at India's request, amid a diplomatic row over envoy Devyani Khobragade.

'Turmoil' over flood precaution move

Fri, 2014-01-10 12:45
Members of the home building industry accuse the government of being in "turmoil" over the implementation of rules to prevent housing developments making floods worse.

Half of US Congress 'millionaires'

Fri, 2014-01-10 12:24
At least 268 of the 534 politicians in the Senate and House of Representatives have a net worth of $1m, the first time in US history, finds a study.

Could pregnancy make Ennis-Hill even better?

Fri, 2014-01-10 12:21
As British athletics' golden girl takes an enforced career break, what are her prospects of a successful return as a mother?

Council leader toppled after vote

Fri, 2014-01-10 12:04
A political battle at Powys Council leads to David Jones being ousted as leader in a vote of no confidence.

US chemical spill hits water supply

Fri, 2014-01-10 11:44
About 300,000 people in the US state of West Virginia are warned not to drink tap water after a chemical spill into a river near the state capital.

Moyes charged with misconduct by FA

Fri, 2014-01-10 11:35
Manchester United manager David Moyes is charged with misconduct by the FA following post-match comments.

Scan and ultrasound waiting trebles

Fri, 2014-01-10 11:17
The number of patients waiting longer than they should for diagnostic services like MRI scans and ultrasounds has trebled in the last two years.

VIDEO: Battered Britain: Storms, tides and floods

Fri, 2014-01-10 11:14
BBC One special programme on recent severe weather and flooding across the UK.

VIDEO: S Sudan refugees flee to Uganda

Fri, 2014-01-10 10:51
Thousands of refugees fleeing violence in South Sudan have been crossing the border into neighbouring Uganda, but food is in short supply and basic services lacking.

Helicopter crash legal action begins

Fri, 2014-01-10 10:47
Lawyers representing some of those affected by the Glasgow helicopter crash begin legal action against the aircraft's operator.

'Very good progress' at Iran talks

Fri, 2014-01-10 10:42
The EU reports "very good progress" at talks with Iran on the implementation of a nuclear deal, while Tehran says all issues have been resolved.

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