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US mansion family 'killer' named

Thu, 2015-05-21 12:31
Police in Washington DC name a man they believe held a family and housekeeper hostage in their home before killing them.

Qatar workers' 'pathetic' conditions

Thu, 2015-05-21 12:15
Qatar 2022 World Cup migrant workers speak out

'Rosetta Stone' for prostate cancer

Thu, 2015-05-21 12:12
Scientists have unveiled a comprehensive genetic map of advanced prostate cancer, hailing it as the disease's "Rosetta Stone".

VIDEO: Orphaned duck loving office life

Thu, 2015-05-21 12:11
When a duckling was orphaned and found in a neighbour's garden, businessman Austin Hutchinson came to the rescue and now they are inseparable.

McDonald's faces worker protests

Thu, 2015-05-21 12:06
Thousands of workers and union supporters protest outside McDonald's headquarters, as the fast food firm continues to face wage pressure.

DNA hints at earlier dog evolution

Thu, 2015-05-21 12:02
Swedish researchers say that dogs may have been domesticated much earlier than some studies suggest.

Bronze Age Danish girl 'German-born'

Thu, 2015-05-21 12:01
New research reveals that a girl buried 3,400 years ago in Denmark who became one of the country's best-known Bronze Age relics was probably born in Germany.

Black Sabbath celebrate Ivors win

Thu, 2015-05-21 11:38
Black Sabbath win a lifetime achievement prize at the Ivor Novello songwriting awards, with gongs also going to Ed Sheeran and Clean Bandit.

mSpy admits hacking and data theft

Thu, 2015-05-21 11:27
A company offering software that allows people to spy on others admits it has been hacked and had thousands of customer records leaked online.

Brazil 'race row' gymnasts suspended

Thu, 2015-05-21 11:18
Three Brazilian athletes are suspended after appearing to make racist comments on video about a black team-mate, prompting an investigation.

Myanmar to attend migrant talks

Thu, 2015-05-21 11:04
Officials in Myanmar say they will attend an emergency meeting in Thailand as the region tries to address the growing migrant crisis.

Pakistan charges 106 over kiln deaths

Thu, 2015-05-21 10:57
Pakistan charges 106 people with murder after a Christian couple is beaten and burnt to death following allegations of blasphemy.

California probes oil spill cause

Thu, 2015-05-21 10:53
Clean-up crews are working around the clock as investigators look into how tens of thousands of gallons of oil spewed into the sea off California.

Cab driver guilty of Iraq bomb murder

Thu, 2015-05-21 10:48
A black cab driver is found guilty of the murder of a US soldier in Iraq eight years ago, after his fingerprints were found on roadside bombs.

16th Century Reformation notes found

Thu, 2015-05-21 10:40
A first edition of one of the most important works of the man who inspired the Protestant Reformation, Martin Luther, is discovered in a library in France.

VIDEO: Ramadi's displaced in 'no man's land'

Thu, 2015-05-21 10:21
Thousands of people who have fled Ramadi since the city fell to IS militants, have been left stranded between Ramadi and the Iraqi capital Baghdad.

Grand Theft Auto sues Daniel Radcliffe film

Thu, 2015-05-21 10:15
The gaming firm's filed a lawsuit against the BBC for trademark infringement over the broadcaster’s upcoming drama Game Changer.

Where is Nepal aid money going?

Thu, 2015-05-21 10:02
Aid is pouring in to Nepal in the wake of two deadly earthquakes. But in a country where corruption is seen as "endemic", will the money go where it is meant to? Simon Cox investigates.

Rowling 'vindicated' in libel case

Thu, 2015-05-21 10:01
Author JK Rowling feels "fully vindicated and her reputation restored" after the Daily Mail's apology to the author is read out in London's High Court.

Hamilton takes charge in Monaco

Thu, 2015-05-21 09:50
Lewis Hamilton is in a league of his own in a second practice session truncated by rain at the Monaco Grand Prix.