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Silicon Valley firm wins bias case

Fri, 2015-03-27 13:57
A California jury has found that a venture capital firm did not discriminate against a female employee in a closely watched case in Silicon Valley.

Italy court clears Knox and Sollecito

Fri, 2015-03-27 13:56
Italy's top appeals court acquits Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito of the murder of British student Meredith Kercher in 2007.

Northampton Saints 52-30 Wasps

Fri, 2015-03-27 13:47
Northampton beat 14-man Wasps but their victory is soured by a worrying head injury suffered by Wales winger George North.

Thomas triumphs in Belgian classic

Fri, 2015-03-27 13:39
Team Sky's Geraint Thomas holds on to become the first Briton to win the formidable E3 Harelbeke in Belgium.

Inmate 'emailed own release order'

Fri, 2015-03-27 12:27
A convicted fraudster used an "ingenious" escape plot to trick prison wardens into letting him go free, a court has heard.

Brook to showcase 'elite level'

Fri, 2015-03-27 12:11
IBF world welterweight champion Kell Brook vows to show he is among boxing's elite when he meets Jo Jo Dan in Sheffield.

Apple boss criticises 'anti-gay' law

Fri, 2015-03-27 12:06
Tim Cook criticises a 'religious freedom law' in the US state of Indiana, which it is argued could allow companies to discriminate against gay and lesbian customers.

VIDEO: What happened on Alps crash plane?

Fri, 2015-03-27 11:36
What happened on board Germanwings flight 4U 9525 before it crashed into the French Alps, killing everyone on board

Murray eases past Young in Miami

Fri, 2015-03-27 11:10
Britain's Andy Murray reaches the third round of the Miami Open with a 6-4 6-2 win over Donald Young.

'My dad wanted me to play tennis'

Fri, 2015-03-27 11:06
How England defender Sophie Bradley could easily have ended up playing at Wimbledon instead of Wembley.

Rolls-Royce to cut 220 Scottish jobs

Fri, 2015-03-27 10:46
Rolls-Royce announces that some jobs will be lost at its plant in Inchinnan, Renfrewshire, as part of global cutbacks.

O'Sullivan pulls out of China Open

Fri, 2015-03-27 10:37
Five-time world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan withdraws from next week's China Open for unspecified health reasons.

Calls to 'boycott' Indiana after law

Fri, 2015-03-27 10:37
Activists are encouraging a boycott of Indiana after the US state enacted a "religious freedom" law which they say discriminates against gay people.

Social workers win contempt appeal

Fri, 2015-03-27 10:18
Two social workers who were found in contempt of court after stopping a mother's contact with her children have had the finding against them quashed.

Tory benefit cut options leaked

Fri, 2015-03-27 10:02
The Conservatives are considering options for scrapping some benefits, the BBC learns - but the Tories say they are not party policy.

NHS: Labour's private profits cap

Fri, 2015-03-27 09:50
Is Labour trying to make NHS privatisation an election issue?

Smart meter 'IT disaster' warning

Fri, 2015-03-27 09:40
The government's £11bn scheme to roll out energy saving smart meters could be an "IT disaster", the Institute of Directors warns.

Banned girls from Syria trio's school

Fri, 2015-03-27 09:38
Five girls barred from travelling abroad attend the same east London school as three teenagers feared to already be in Syria, it is revealed.

US charges in beating of Indian man

Fri, 2015-03-27 09:38
Federal officials have charged a former Alabama police officer with violating the civil rights of an Indian man.

Swedish poet Tomas Transtroemer dies

Fri, 2015-03-27 09:27
Swedish poet Tomas Transtroemer, who was awarded the 2011 Nobel Prize for Literature, dies at the age of 83.

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