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The people working on Christmas Day

Wed, 2014-12-17 15:33
Those who plan to spend the day working rather than celebrating

Six diagnosed after cancer recall

Wed, 2014-12-17 15:30
Six women previously given the all-clear are diagnosed with breast cancer after a review of assessments made by Oxfordshire's Breast Screening Service.

The boats of guns for hire against pirates

Wed, 2014-12-17 15:30
The boats of guns floating around the Indian Ocean

The Russians fighting a 'holy war' in Ukraine

Wed, 2014-12-17 15:27
The ordinary Russians fighting a 'holy war' in Ukraine

VIDEO: The rise of 'selfie sticks'

Wed, 2014-12-17 15:15
A handy self-portrait device or a narcissistic vanity tool?

Cuba 'in from the cold' - the papers

Wed, 2014-12-17 15:14
Moves to normalise diplomatic ties between the US and Cuba lead several papers, which describe the Caribbean island being brought 'in from the cold'.

The buildings that would have been impossible

Wed, 2014-12-17 15:11
The buildings that would once have been impossible

VIDEO: The parents who never expected to see their child in a nativity play

Wed, 2014-12-17 15:10
The 49 children who made it to an unlikely nativity

EU leaders focus on investment boost

Wed, 2014-12-17 15:05
EU leaders are to consider ways to unlock billions of euros of investment and policy on Russia, at a Brussels summit.

Newcastle consider emergency keeper

Wed, 2014-12-17 14:55
Newcastle want to sign a goalkeeper on emergency loan ahead of Sunday's derby against Sunderland, says boss Alan Pardew.

In pictures: US-Cuban relations

Wed, 2014-12-17 14:53
Cuba's relationship with the US in 16 images

Dujardin sets second world record

Wed, 2014-12-17 14:36
British double Olympic champion Charlotte Dujardin & Valegro perform the "ride of our lives" to set another world record.

Death penalty for Nigerian soldiers

Wed, 2014-12-17 14:26
A Nigerian court martial in the capital Abuja sentences 54 soldiers to death for refusing to fight Boko Haram Islamist militants.

Making a Christmas special 'special'

Wed, 2014-12-17 14:24
Making a Christmas special 'special'

VIDEO: 'Buddhist bug' art explores difference

Wed, 2014-12-17 14:19
Performance artist Anida Yoeu Ali's Buddhist bug series aims to answer questions about religion, identity and difference

VIDEO: Record 32 penalties in 100 seconds

Wed, 2014-12-17 14:07
Watch the record FA Cup shootout between League One side Scunthorpe United and non-league Worcester City in their second-round replay.

Worcester City 1-1 Scunthorpe United

Wed, 2014-12-17 14:01
Non-league Worcester City's FA Cup run ends as Scunthorpe win 14-13 in the longest penalty shootout in FA Cup history.

Sony cancels The Interview release

Wed, 2014-12-17 13:23
Sony cancels the release of The Interview, a film about a fictional plot to kill North Korea's leader, after major cinemas decide not to screen it.

What is behind the US-Cuba thaw?

Wed, 2014-12-17 13:15
After the announcement of a "historic shift" in US-Cuba relations, how will the lives of Cubans change and how will the changes be received in Cuba and the US?

Bournemouth 1-3 Liverpool

Wed, 2014-12-17 13:12
Liverpool secure a much-needed victory as Raheem Sterling scores twice in a League Cup quarter-final win over Bournemouth.

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