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A dangerous flaw that has exposed eBay customers to malicious websites has been affecting the site since at least February, the BBC has found.
Police recover the mountain bike ridden by a convicted murderer who is wanted in connection with the disappearance of 14-year-old schoolgirl Alice Gross.
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A ruling on the 2018 and 2022 World Cups corruption probe will not be made until next spring, says Fifa's ethics chief.
Two detectives from Sussex Police who dealt with a sex crime allegation against Jimmy Savile are served with gross misconduct notices.
The developer behind the new Bitcoin tech on the fears it will hide criminal activity.
Voters in New Zealand head to the polls after what is being called the dirtiest campaign in the nation's history.
A JetBlue airlines A-320 flying over California has been forced to make an emergency landing when an engine problem caused smoke to enter the aircraft's cabin.
The Wallace Collection's Great Gallery, which contains paintings by masters including Rubens, Velazquez and Titian, reopens after a £5m refurbishment.
A Zimbabwean opposition politician is among at least 80 people who died when a church hostel in the Nigerian city of Lagos collapsed a week ago.
A Muslim academic opens a gay-friendly mosque in South Africa, despite receiving death threats and criticism from parts of the Muslim community.
Apple's new gadget the iPhone 6 has gone on sale around the world - but many customers have been queuing for days to get their hands on the new device
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Turkey allows thousands of Syrian Kurds fleeing Islamic State to cross its southern border, as the militants close in on a strategic Syrian town.
Ferrari's Fernando Alonso was the surprise pacesetter ahead of Lewis Hamilton in first practice at the Singapore Grand Prix.
Anti-abortion campaigner Bernadette Smyth tells Belfast Magistrates Court: "I'm no witch, I'm a Catholic".
Google and Apple commit to encrypting users' data by default, to protect against hackers and the requests of law enforcement agencies.
The UK pledges to donate hundreds of hospital beds to Sierra Leone as it fights to contain the Ebola virus.
Wembley Stadium will host the final and semi-finals of Euro 2020, European governing body Uefa confirms.
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