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Clinton kicks off Iowa campaign

Tue, 2015-04-14 11:57
Hillary Clinton has begun campaigning in Iowa, as the former Secretary of State looks to win over voters in the first nominating contest.

How do cycling near-misses happen?

Tue, 2015-04-14 11:55
When competitive cyclists won't stop for trains

VIDEO: Nick Robinson: 'Political cross-dressing'

Tue, 2015-04-14 11:30
The BBC's Nick Robinson gives his assessment of the Conservative Party's manifesto launched on Tuesday.

Coloured Pluto comes into view

Tue, 2015-04-14 11:29
The New Horizons probe, which is bearing down on Pluto, has captured its first colour image of the distant dwarf planet.

Obama to take Cuba off terror list

Tue, 2015-04-14 11:28
US President Barack Obama plans to remove Cuba from state sponsors of terrorism list, the White House says.

Woman in hospital after stabbing

Tue, 2015-04-14 11:02
A woman is in hospital after a stabbing in Neath Port Talbot.

VIDEO: 'We jumped out of truck to escape'

Tue, 2015-04-14 10:47
A Nigerian schoolgirl who escaped from Boko Haram tells the BBC of the night 219 girls were kidnapped, and how she escaped.

IBM and Apple to share health data

Tue, 2015-04-14 10:38
IBM has launched a health unit to make sense of the wealth of data created by the boom in fitness trackers and apps.

Hundreds feared drowned off Libya

Tue, 2015-04-14 10:30
Some 400 migrants are feared drowned after their boat capsized off Libya, survivors tell Save the Children.

£950 to watch Arsenal v Chelsea

Tue, 2015-04-14 10:30
Tickets for Arsenal's Premier League match against Chelsea at the Emirates are being sold online for up to £950.

Jail for cheating Atlanta teachers

Tue, 2015-04-14 10:15
School officials in Atlanta have received prison sentences following convictions for participating in a conspiracy to change test answers.

South Africa's xenophobic attacks: Fear and shame

Tue, 2015-04-14 10:03
The BBC's Milton Nkosi talks to some of the foreigners affected by the recent violence in South Africa and reflects on its meaning.

University of Arts sit-in ends

Tue, 2015-04-14 09:58
Students occupying part of University of the Arts, London, have been instructed to end their four week sit-in by the High Court.

Russia club shut over twerking video

Tue, 2015-04-14 09:36
Russian officials close a dance school after a video of teenage girls "twerking" causes a sensation on the internet.

VIDEO: Explosion blasts manhole cover into air

Tue, 2015-04-14 09:28
A manhole cover blasts more than 200ft into the air in a street in Buffalo, New York, following an explosion.

Bus changes to death crash road

Tue, 2015-04-14 09:24
Plans to reroute buses along The Kingsway in the city centre after a fatal bus collision are unveiled.

How much will Tory policies cost?

Tue, 2015-04-14 09:20
Unveiling his party's manifesto, David Cameron said: "All our commitments are fully funded as part of our fiscal plan."

Erdogan condemns Pope over 'genocide'

Tue, 2015-04-14 09:19
Turkish President Erdogan sharply criticises Pope Francis for using the term "genocide" for the killings of Armenians under Ottoman rule in WW1.

Sarries hopeful on Vunipola citing

Tue, 2015-04-14 08:55
Saracens boss Mark McCall is hopeful forward Billy Vunipola will escape a ban for allegedly striking an opponent.

UN warns Kenya not to expel refugees

Tue, 2015-04-14 08:37
The United Nations refugee agency says that closing Kenya's Dabaab refugee camp would have "extreme humanitarian consequences."