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Ban B&Bs for care leavers, say MPs

Thu, 2014-07-17 00:56
Young adults leaving the care system in England should be provided with regulated accommodation and not placed in bed and breakfasts, say MPs.

Shard makes the Stirling shortlist

Wed, 2014-07-16 23:40
The Shard, the tallest building in western Europe, is among the designs shortlisted for a major architecture prize.

BBC children's TV exhibition unveiled

Wed, 2014-07-16 23:32
Children's TV favourites become museum exhibits

Early risers 'less moral at night'

Wed, 2014-07-16 23:09
"Morning people", who are more alert early in the day, are more likely to cheat and behave unethically in the night hours, researchers claim.

VIDEO: Reporter sings Happy Birthday to Merkel

Wed, 2014-07-16 23:04
A German reporter has given the country's Chancellor an unusual birthday present at a news conference in Brussels.

Actress who posted ricin jailed

Wed, 2014-07-16 23:01
An actress who posted ricin-laced letters to Barack Obama and the New York mayor is jailed for 18 years, the maximum possible sentence.

'Biological pacemaker' tested in lab

Wed, 2014-07-16 22:49
Grow-your-own pacemakers are a step closer to reality, after pioneering experiments in pigs.

Militants attack Kabul airport

Wed, 2014-07-16 22:44
Militants take over a building near Kabul international airport and fire rockets toward the heavily-guarded compound, police say.