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VIDEO: Could you afford £700 a week for care?

Fri, 2015-01-16 00:23
BBC Breakfast poll reveals many people are unprepared for the cost of care in old age with the average bill for a residential home in England standing at £27,000 a year.

How 'stealthy' are the new speed cameras?

Fri, 2015-01-16 00:22
Speed cameras on the M25 have caught nearly 700 people in just over a month.

Boxing great Ali back in hospital

Fri, 2015-01-16 00:15
Former heavyweight world champion Muhammad Ali is said to be in a stable condition after being readmitted to hospital.

Crash closes road amid ice warnings

Fri, 2015-01-16 00:06
A collision closes the A470 at Merthyr Tydfil amid reports of difficult travel conditions as a yellow "be aware" warning is issued for ice.

Woman dies after hospital blaze

Thu, 2015-01-15 23:41
A 75-year-old woman has died following a fire in a building at the Western General Hospital in Edinburgh, police say.

NI weather causes travel disruption

Thu, 2015-01-15 23:25
Police warn motorists to drive with care due to snow and ice in some parts of Northern Ireland, and several roads remain blocked by fallen trees.

EC outlines Amazon tax concerns

Thu, 2015-01-15 23:21
The European Commission says in a preliminary finding that online retailer Amazon's tax arrangements in Luxembourg probably constitute "state aid".

VIDEO: The pensioners who like to go clubbing

Thu, 2015-01-15 23:15
BBC Breakfast's "Living Longer" series looks at how longer life expectancy is changing the lifestyles of the older generation including those who prefer clubbing to tea dances.

Delayed US execution goes ahead

Thu, 2015-01-15 23:14
The US state of Oklahoma executes the first death row inmate since a botched lethal injection last year drew intense criticism.

VIDEO: The mystery of the missing space probe

Thu, 2015-01-15 23:12
The UK Space Agency is to provide an update on the Beagle 2 space probe, which went missing on Christmas Day in 2003 and has not been heard of since.

Picture power: A sea of flashes

Thu, 2015-01-15 23:11
Helen Mirren at the Golden Globe Awards

VIDEO: 'My stormtrooper suit saved my life'

Thu, 2015-01-15 22:44
An Australian man dressed in a Star Wars costume says that his armour saved him from a venomous snake bite.

BP spill ruled smaller than feared

Thu, 2015-01-15 22:28
BP faces a fine of up to $13.7bn (£9bn) after a US judge ruled that the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill was smaller than initially feared.

'Ten questioned' over Paris attacks

Thu, 2015-01-15 22:28
Ten suspects are questioned overnight in France about alleged support for gunmen behind last week's attacks in Paris that killed 17, reports say.

Watson beats Riske to reach final

Thu, 2015-01-15 22:05
British number one Heather Watson overcomes six rain delays to beat Alison Riske and reach the Hobart International final.

VIDEO: US and UK to stage 'cyber war' games

Thu, 2015-01-15 21:57
The UK and US are to carry out "war game" cyber attacks on each other as part of a new joint defence against online criminals.

VIDEO: Pietersen's map of the world tattoo

Thu, 2015-01-15 21:57
Kevin Pietersen has been showing off his new tattoo, marking everywhere the batsman has scored an international century

Cancer ops cancelled in A&E pressure

Thu, 2015-01-15 21:45
Cancer operations have been cancelled and patients have waited for hours in ambulances due to "sustained" winter pressures in hospitals in Wales, a leading consultant warns.

Woman tests 'negative' for Ebola

Thu, 2015-01-15 21:25
A woman admitted to an Edinburgh hospital after returning from west Africa has tested negative for Ebola.

More Christmas drink-drivers caught

Thu, 2015-01-15 21:19
The number of people in Northern Ireland caught drink-driving during the police's Christmas crackdown shows a slight increase on last year.

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