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Godzilla film 'harks back to Jaws and Alien'

Thu, 2014-05-15 16:44
Director and actors discuss the new Godzilla film

Deutsche in $1.7bn Vegas casino sale

Thu, 2014-05-15 16:33
Deutsche Bank sells the lossmaking Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas casino and resort to private equity giant Blackstone.

High BMI stem-cell donors 'safe'

Thu, 2014-05-15 16:20
People with a high Body Mass Index of up to 40 can make equally good stem-cell donors as those with a healthy weight, according to new research.

Will the US bring back firing squads?

Thu, 2014-05-15 16:09
Will the US bring back firing squads for executions?

VIDEO: Final curtain call for dancing OAPs

Thu, 2014-05-15 16:08
Crowds queue up in Palm Springs, California, to catch a last glimpse of a long-running music show performed by all-singing, all-dancing senior citizens.

VIDEO: Optical illusion lets you withdraw cash

Thu, 2014-05-15 15:53
Intel have shown off a user interface that allows users to touch the air to enter data, using special glass, and motion sensor cameras.

ChildLine drink and drug calls rise

Thu, 2014-05-15 15:48
Childline Scotland counsellors took almost 1,000 calls from children worried about parents abusing drink or drugs last year, figures show.

VIDEO: The story behind your pearls

Thu, 2014-05-15 15:44
With the overproduction of cultured pearls in recent years, natural pearls are becoming more of a rarity and technology is getting more sophisticated so as to untangle the differences between the two.

VIDEO: The man who draws your tweets

Thu, 2014-05-15 15:39
The man who draws your tweets and tweets them back

Inside Mexico's feared Sinaloa drugs cartel

Thu, 2014-05-15 15:37
Meeting the hitmen of Mexico's feared Sinaloa drugs cartel

South Korea ferry what we know

Thu, 2014-05-15 15:16
What we know about the Sewol sinking

Observing the crowd: Bob Collins

Thu, 2014-05-15 15:13
Londoners seen through the lens of Bob Collins

VIDEO: Mini-satellites' new view of Earth

Thu, 2014-05-15 15:10
Richard Taylor reports on the low-cost satellite technology providing revolutionary ways to view life on Earth.

Mini-satellites watch life on Earth

Thu, 2014-05-15 15:09
Mini-satellites show new views of life on Earth

Two meals a day 'can treat diabetes'

Thu, 2014-05-15 15:05
Only eating breakfast and lunch may be more effective at managing type 2 diabetes than eating smaller, more regular meals, scientists say.

School zig-zag parking tickets double

Thu, 2014-05-15 15:03
The number of tickets issued to people who stop or park on the restricted zig-zag area outside schools has almost doubled, according to official figures.

Three caught with bomb in car jailed

Thu, 2014-05-15 14:50
Three men who pleaded guilty to having a bomb in a car are each sentenced to 10 years imprisonment.

Ship prompts Galapagos emergency

Thu, 2014-05-15 14:38
Ecuador declares an emergency in the Galapagos islands, saying a stranded cargo vessel poses a threat to the archipelago's fragile ecosystem.

VIDEO: Rescued boy hails his cat hero

Thu, 2014-05-15 14:13
A cat in the US has rescued a four-year-old boy who was being attacked by a dog.

Jay Z family ‘united’ despite fight

Thu, 2014-05-15 14:07
Jay Z, Beyonce and Solange release a statement saying they are a “united family” despite leaked footage showing them fighting in hotel lift.
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