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UK announces Ebola screening plans

Thu, 2014-10-09 12:50
The UK announces "enhanced" Ebola screening for people arriving from affected countries at Heathrow, Gatwick and Eurostar terminals, ministers say.

Antikythera wreck's new treasures

Thu, 2014-10-09 12:39
An international expedition says it has found further, remarkable finds at the site of the famous Antikythera shipwreck.

Keyhole kidney transplant 'success'

Thu, 2014-10-09 12:09
Surgeons at the Royal Liverpool Hospital have carried out a kidney transplant using keyhole surgery, the first time such an operation has been performed in Europe

New Pink Floyd album 'to be the last'

Thu, 2014-10-09 12:01
Pink Floyd guitarist and singer David Gilmour says he is "pretty certain" the band's new album will be their last.

Ex-RAF officer guilty of sex abuse

Thu, 2014-10-09 11:57
A former RAF officer is convicted of 23 sex abuse offences against boys at a base in Germany in the 1980s.

Three unions suspend strike action

Thu, 2014-10-09 11:50
Three unions representing local government workers and school support staff suspend a planned strike in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Icahn urges Apple to boost buybacks

Thu, 2014-10-09 11:46
Billionaire investor and activist Carl Icahn urges Apple to buy back even more of its shares, to boost the company's stock price, which Mr Icahn says is undervalued.

VIDEO: Australian woman emerges from bush

Thu, 2014-10-09 11:15
A missing Australian woman has survived 17 days lost in the northern Queensland bush, local reports say. Here's a quick look at the story.

Marussia unsure on driver plans

Thu, 2014-10-09 10:57
Marussia have not yet decided on whether to replace the injured Jules Bianchi in the Russian Grand Prix this weekend.

Matt Smith in latest 'nude photo leak'

Thu, 2014-10-09 10:55
The ex Doctor Who star and his former girlfriend Daisy Lowe seem to be the latest hacking victims.

Vigil held after US Ebola death

Thu, 2014-10-09 10:48
A prayer vigil has been held for the family of Thomas Eric Duncan, the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the US who died on Wednesday.

Day in pictures: 9 October

Thu, 2014-10-09 10:42
Striking images from around the world taken over the past 24 hours

Fossils from 'oldest Parisian'

Thu, 2014-10-09 10:23
Scientists unearthed rare, ancient human remains in silts close to the River Seine in France.

Students urged to urinate in shower

Thu, 2014-10-09 10:20
University students are being urged to urinate in the shower in a bid to save water.

Missouri unrest after fatal shooting

Thu, 2014-10-09 09:59
An off-duty police officer has fatally shot a black teenager in St Louis, Missouri, sparking more protests in an area scarred by summer unrest.

Fresh clashes break out in CAR

Thu, 2014-10-09 09:13
Heavy gunfire and explosions are heard in the capital of the Central African Republic, amid growing tension between rival militias.

Ukraine border monitoring weak - US

Thu, 2014-10-09 09:10
International monitoring of the Russia-Ukraine border is "grossly inadequate", the US says, amid concern about Russian support for separatist fighters.

VIDEO: Horse walks into police headquarters

Thu, 2014-10-09 08:58
Staff at Cheshire Constabulary's "mane" headquarters received a surprise four-legged visitor, leaving front desk staff with a mare on their hands.

Ebola challenge 'biggest since Aids'

Thu, 2014-10-09 08:56
The public health challenge posed by West Africa's Ebola outbreak is unlike anything since the emergence of HIV/Aids, a top US medical official says.

Osborne rejects Ebola screening call

Thu, 2014-10-09 08:44
Chancellor George Osborne rejects a call from Home Affairs Select Committee chairman Keith Vaz for arrivals to the UK to be screened for Ebola.