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Delta ready to divert Russia flights

Thu, 2014-08-07 16:03
US airline Delta is ready to re-route 12 services from the US to Asia if Russia imposes a ban on access to its airspace.

US porch killer guilty of murder

Thu, 2014-08-07 15:44
A Detroit-area man is found guilty of second-degree murder and manslaughter for killing an unarmed black woman who banged on his door at night last year.

Donovan to retire at end of MLS season

Thu, 2014-08-07 15:27
Landon Donovan has announced he will retire from football at the end of the current Major League Soccer season in October.

Murray faces Tsonga in Toronto quarters

Thu, 2014-08-07 14:45
Andy Murray faces Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the quarter-final of the Rogers Cup in Toronto after his opponent Richard Gasquet pulled out.

Broad stars as England rout India

Thu, 2014-08-07 14:30
England bowl India out for 152 after losing the toss on the first day of the fourth Test at Old Trafford.

'Origami' robots fold into motion

Thu, 2014-08-07 14:09
Ancient Japanese art inspires researchers to design self-folding robots that behave like 'real-life transformers'.

Westwood leads as Woods struggles

Thu, 2014-08-07 13:49
Tiger Woods cards an opening four-over-par 76 and is eight shots behind early US PGA co-clubhouse leader Lee Westwood.

UK to match £2m of Gaza donations

Thu, 2014-08-07 13:41
The British government will match the first £2m of public donations to an emergency appeal for people affected by the conflict in Gaza.

Huge Russian warship fascinates French

Thu, 2014-08-07 13:38
Tang of the Cold War as France completes Russian warship

Wine fraudster gets 10 years in jail

Thu, 2014-08-07 13:33
Rudy Kurniawan is sentenced to 10 years in jail and ordered to pay $20m for his role in selling millions of dollars worth of fake wine.

World's oldest bank posts heavy loss

Thu, 2014-08-07 13:29
The world's oldest surviving bank, Italy's Monte dei Paschi di Siena, reports a quarterly loss of 179m euros due to the cost of bad loans.

China restricts instant message apps

Thu, 2014-08-07 13:23
Chinese users of instant messaging apps will have to register their real names, and seek approval before publishing political news, under new regulations.

Syrian rebels 'leave Lebanese town'

Thu, 2014-08-07 13:13
Islamist rebels from Syria reportedly withdraw from the Lebanese border town of Arsal after days of fighting with the Lebanese army ended in a truce.

Body of killed US general returns

Thu, 2014-08-07 12:57
The body of Major General Harold Greene, who was killed by an Afghan soldier, arrives at an air base in Delaware in a military ceremony.

Capaldi: Doctor 'less user-friendly'

Thu, 2014-08-07 12:53
Actor Peter Capaldi says his Doctor will be "less user-friendly" as the BBC unveils his first full-length episode of Doctor Who.

VIDEO: Who were the Khmer Rouge? In 60 secs

Thu, 2014-08-07 12:49
The rulers behind Cambodia's killing fields, explained in 60 seconds

Hawaii braces for Hurricane Iselle

Thu, 2014-08-07 12:14
Hawaiians are bracing for a rare direct tropical cyclone hit as Hurricane Iselle threatens the US island chain.

Suarez team confident of reduced ban

Thu, 2014-08-07 12:04
Luis Suarez's legal team believe the Barcelona striker's four-month ban for biting will be halved on appeal.

Clegg: Mental health 'needs boost'

Thu, 2014-08-07 12:02
Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg urges mental health research to be given the same attention as physical health, and makes a manifesto pledge to pour £50m into research.

VIDEO: New Doctor will be 'fun and mysterious'

Thu, 2014-08-07 11:39
Peter Capaldi has been meeting fans in Cardiff ahead of his debut as Doctor Who.

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