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GP shortage could shut practice

BBC - 1 hour 15 min ago
Health officials are due to make a decision on whether to close a doctors' surgery in Gwynedd amid concern over recruiting GPs.

More charges over New Forest murder

BBC - 1 hour 24 min ago
Two more people are charged over the death of a mother-of-five in the New Forest.

Caption Challenge: You crazy arms

BBC - 1 hour 30 min ago
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.

Scotland to reduce drink-drive limit

BBC - 1 hour 33 min ago
The Scottish government announces plans to reduce the country's drink-drive limit in time for Christmas, making the limit lower than in England.

Canada attack 'not linked to IS'

BBC - 1 hour 33 min ago
Canada's foreign minister tells the BBC there is no evidence so far that the man behind gun attacks in Ottawa was linked to Middle Eastern jihadists.

Sweden calls off search for sub

BBC - 1 hour 34 min ago
Sweden calls off its massive week-long search for a suspected Russian submarine in the sea south of Stockholm.

Sex, drugs and the EU budget

BBC - 1 hour 43 min ago
The surprising reasons why UK owes more to Europe

'Execute travellers' Tory suspended

BBC - 1 hour 45 min ago
A Tory councillor from Maidenhead who joked that travellers refusing eviction should be "executed" is suspended by his party.

UK told to pay £1.7bn extra to EU

BBC - 1 hour 48 min ago
The UK has been told it must pay an extra £1.7bn (€2.1bn) towards the European Union's budget because the economy has performed better than expected in recent years.

Standalone TSB picks up customers

BBC - 1 hour 54 min ago
Newly independent bank TSB says it is attracting more new customers than it had expected.

Payout to mother of secret PC's child

BBC - 1 hour 55 min ago
The Metropolitan Police is to pay £425,000 to a woman whose child was fathered by a man she did not know was an undercover police officer.

Son is held over couple's deaths

BBC - 2 hours 14 min ago
It is understood the man being questioned about the deaths of an elderly couple in County Donegal is their son Julian Cuddihy.

Cliff Richard police raid 'inept'

BBC - 2 hours 17 min ago
The handling of a police raid at the home of veteran pop star Sir Cliff Richard is described as inept by the Commons Home Affairs Committee.

VIDEO: Five of Luis Suarez's best goals

BBC - 2 hours 19 min ago
With Luis Suarez in line to make his Barcelona debut in El Clasico against Real Madrid on Saturday, BBC Sport looks back at five of his best Premier League goals for Liverpool.

US firm fine for underpaying Indians

BBC - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 2:45am
US authorities penalise a Silicon Valley company for "grossly underpaying" eight workers brought over from India for a special project.

NY doctor tests positive for Ebola

BBC - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 2:26am
A US doctor who returned to New York from Ebola-hit Guinea in West Africa becomes the first person to test positive for the virus in the city.

VIDEO: WTA tennis finals 'historic moment'

BBC - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 2:25am
The Women's Tennis Association finals are being held in Asia for the first time. Sharanjit Leyl speaks to the chair and chief executive of the WTA, Stacey Allaster.

EU leaders agree CO2 emissions cut

BBC - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 2:19am
The EU agrees what it calls "the world's most ambitious" deal to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 40% by 2030, overcoming deep divisions among members.

VIDEO: US air strike 'hits IS command'

BBC - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 2:13am
Photographs show a US air strike hitting an Islamic State position on a hill near the embattled Syrian town of Kobane.

Hope for son who vanished in 2004

BBC - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 2:05am
The mother of a man who went missing on a golfing trip exactly 10 years ago says she has not given up hope of seeing him again.