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Quiz of the week's news

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 17:03
Which celebrity is more dangerous to search for than Cheryl?

VIDEO: Hugh Jackman on England v Australia

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 17:02
Australian actor Hugh Jackson talks about the upcoming England v Australia rugby World Cup game.

Doctor Who spin-off series announced

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 16:04
Author Patrick Ness is writing a new Doctor Who spin-off series aimed at young adults, to be broadcast on BBC Three next year.

VIDEO: What is Russia's target in Syria?

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 16:01
Russia has defended its air strikes in Syria saying it targets the same "terrorists" as the US-led coalition.

VIDEO: 'The suspect is down'

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 15:49
A series of emergency calls has been made public, showing how events unfolded at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon, in which at least 13 people were shot dead.

Liverpool 1-1 FC Sion

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 15:26
Liverpool continue a stuttering start to their Europa League campaign by drawing with FC Sion at Anfield.

Israeli couple shot dead in West Bank

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 15:09
An Israeli couple have been shot dead while driving in the West Bank, the Israeli military says, amid rising tensions.

Wigan 32-8 Huddersfield

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 14:57
Wigan Warriors comfortably defeat Huddersfield Giants to reach Super League's Grand Final for a third successive year.

Celtic 2-2 Fenerbahçe

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 14:56
Celtic surrender a two-goal lead as Fenerbahce fight back to claim a first point in Europa League Group A.

Widowed mum truancy case dropped

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 14:36
A widow threatened with prosecution over her son missing school after his father was killed by a drink-driver is told she will not face legal action.

Third arrest over unborn baby death

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 14:19
A teenager is the third person to be arrested over an attack on a pregnant woman in south London after which she lost her baby.

Wales spent after Fiji - Warburton

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 14:04
Wales captain Sam Warburton says the 23-13 World Cup win over Fiji was one of the hardest games of his career.

Phone directory printers set to close

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 13:56
A North Yorkshire plant that prints telephone directories is set to close, with the loss of 200 jobs.

Autonomy founder sues Hewlett-Packard

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 13:53
Autonomy's founder Mike Lynch hits back at Hewlett-Packard with a $150m counter-claim in their long-running legal dispute.

Russia defends Syria air strikes

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 13:28
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov defends his country's air strikes in Syria, saying they target the same militants as the US-led coalition.

VIDEO: Plastic in oceans 'threatens food chain'

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 13:11
As England prepares to introduce a charge for plastic bags, Science Editor David Shukman reports on the possible threat to the food chain, by the plastics broken down into tiny fragments in our oceans.

Monaco 1-1 Tottenham Hotspur

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 13:09
Tottenham concede a late goal to draw against a poor Monaco side in the group stages of the Europa League.

FA boss Dyke criticises Mourinho

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 13:06
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho should have apologised to ex-club doctor Eva Carneiro, says FA chairman Greg Dyke.

Charon moon seen in super detail

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 13:00
Pluto's major moon, Charon, takes centre stage in this week's release of new pictures from the New Horizons mission.

Burkina Faso coup leader 'in custody'

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 12:26
Gen Gilbert Diendere - the leader of last month's short-lived coup in Burkina Faso - is now in the custody of the country's security forces, sources say.