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What price potato salad?

Tue, 2014-07-08 08:50
The $40,000 potato salad

VIDEO: Musicians perform hot air balloon gig

Tue, 2014-07-08 08:49
A Somerset choir and accompaniment have had a sky-high rehearsal in a collection of hot air balloons.

Iran seeks more enrichment capacity

Tue, 2014-07-08 08:40
Iran's supreme leader says it will need more enrichment capacity for its nuclear programme, above limits reportedly sought by world powers.

First Scottish satellite launched

Tue, 2014-07-08 08:40
Scotland's first satellite, the UKube-1, is launched successfully.

Cook defiant over England captaincy

Tue, 2014-07-08 08:33
Under-fire England captain Alastair Cook says he has no intention of stepping down, on the eve of the first Test against India.

British pair admit terror charges

Tue, 2014-07-08 08:13
Two British men who travelled to Syria to join rebel fighters plead guilty at Woolwich Crown Court to preparing to carry out terrorist acts.

Six-week-old baby 'beaten to death'

Tue, 2014-07-08 08:06
Michael Pearce, who is on trial accused of murdering six-week-old Alfie Sullock, beat the baby with a shoe, a jury is told.

How did Oscar Pistorius' defence fare?

Tue, 2014-07-08 08:05
How did Oscar Pistorius' defence fare?

Memories 'need space' in brain

Tue, 2014-07-08 08:00
Similar memories overlap physically in the brain and this produces less confusion if the brain area responsible is larger, new research shows.

Son asked if mother 'hid Madeleine'

Tue, 2014-07-08 07:59
Kate McCann tells a court in Portugal that her son asked her about claims she was involved in the disappearance of her daughter, Madeleine, after he heard them on the radio.

Kittel claims third Tour stage win

Tue, 2014-07-08 07:52
Marcel Kittel wins stage four of the Tour de France 2014 - the 163.5km from Le Touquet-Paris-Plage to Lille Metropole.

Ebola deaths up by 25 in West Africa

Tue, 2014-07-08 07:46
Health officials in West Africa say 25 more people have died from Ebola since 3 July, taking the total number of deaths to 518.

Why Israeli Gaza invasion would be risky

Tue, 2014-07-08 07:42
Why Israeli Gaza invasion would be risky

Japan's Okinawa lashed by typhoon

Tue, 2014-07-08 07:32
A powerful typhoon lashes Japan's Okinawa island chain, injuring several and forcing hundreds of thousands to seek shelter.

Defiant Abdullah claims Afghan win

Tue, 2014-07-08 07:31
Afghan presidential contender Abdullah Abdullah contests election results placing him second, as the US warns against a power grab.

Fifa partner defends arrested CEO

Tue, 2014-07-08 07:19
A Fifa partner firm defends its chief executive after his arrest by Brazilian police investigating the illegal sale of World Cup tickets.

Rowling writes new Potter story

Tue, 2014-07-08 07:02
JK Rowling publishes a new Harry Potter story on her Pottermore fan website.

VIDEO: Osborne eyes increase in exports

Tue, 2014-07-08 07:01
Britain must "earn its way in the world" and does not currently export enough, Chancellor George Osborne has warned during a visit to India to try and open up investment opportunities for UK firms.

Same genes 'drive maths and reading'

Tue, 2014-07-08 07:00
Around half of the genes that influence a child's reading ability also play a role in how easily they learn maths, say scientists.

Tuesday's gossip column

Tue, 2014-07-08 06:59
Yaya Toure unhappy with Man City, Luis Suarez move to Barcelona held up, Man Utd kit deal in doubt, plus more.
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