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Ebola: Virus posing a deadly threat

18 hours 58 min ago
More action is needed to tackle Ebola, say experts

Cat Stevens to play US concerts

19 hours 3 min ago
Cat Stevens - also known as Yusuf Islam - is to perform a series of dates in the US for the first time since 1976.

'Number of suspects' in Thai deaths

19 hours 6 min ago
Police investigating the deaths of two Britons in Thailand say they are looking for a number of suspects - but rule out other British tourists.

Early exit for Watson at Korea Open

19 hours 13 min ago
British number one Heather Watson is knocked out of the first round of the Korea Open by American qualifier Nichole Gibbs.

VIDEO: Cancer teen's mum: 'He touched so many'

19 hours 19 min ago
Stephen Sutton's mother Jane pays tribute to her son as someone who ''lived life to the full'', as plans are revealed for spending the money he raised in aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust.

Stephen's £5m to fund cancer units

19 hours 19 min ago
Plans for spending almost £5m raised by teenage cancer patient Stephen Sutton are revealed.

Surviving childhood in Africa

19 hours 25 min ago
Why are more children in Africa living beyond five?

Six police killed in Egypt bombing

19 hours 40 min ago
Six Egyptian policemen have been killed by a roadside bomb in the Sinai peninsula, the interior ministry says.

Clooney to receive honorary Globe

20 hours 2 min ago
US actor, director and producer George Clooney is to receive an honorary award at next year's Golden Globes.

Pro-Union leaders in powers pledge

20 hours 12 min ago
The leaders of the three main parties at Westminster sign a pledge to devolve more powers to Scotland, if Scots reject independence.

Paisley critics 'pygmies in shadow'

20 hours 12 min ago
Ian Paisley Jr describes critics of his father, the former DUP leader and first minister who died last Friday aged 88, as "pygmies in his shadow".

VIDEO: Hurricane Odile stuns Mexico resorts

20 hours 17 min ago
Hurricane Odile causes devastation in the beach resorts of Mexico's Baja California peninsula, triggering looting in some areas.

Warning over Philippine volcano

20 hours 18 min ago
One of the most active volcanoes in the Philippines, Mount Mayon, could erupt within weeks, scientists say, after quakes and rockfalls.

VIDEO: 'I just couldn't bear it anymore'

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 00:58
Almost one in six mental health patients in England have attempted suicide because of long waiting lists for therapy, according to new research.

VIDEO: Crimewatch marks 30th anniversary

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 00:55
Television show Crimewatch is marking 30 years of helping to solve crimes by appealing to the public for information.

Obama 'to pledge troops for Ebola'

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 00:52
President Obama is to announce plans to send 3,000 troops to Liberia to help fight the Ebola virus, US officials say.

VIDEO: UK party leaders sign No vote pledge

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 00:41
The three main UK party leaders - David Cameron, Ed Miliband and Nick Clegg - have signed a pledge promising "extensive new powers" for the Scottish Parliament.

SAS selection deaths inquest delay

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 00:24
The inquest for three soldiers who died from overheating while training in the Brecon Beacons will not be heard until 2015.

Double child abuse agony for family

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 00:17
Two children from the same family were sexually abused in separate paedophile scandals that both happened in Rochdale, the BBC has discovered.

VIDEO: On front line near IS-controlled Zumar

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 00:12
Jim Muir reports from the front line near IS-controlled Zumar, near Mosul, where Kurdish forces are fighting Islamic State militants.