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Kate Bush set for stage comeback

August 26, 2014 - 23:29
Kate Bush is preparing for her first concert in 35 years, with fans eagerly waiting to find out what form her live comeback will take.
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US house prices slow down in June

August 26, 2014 - 23:24
Prices for US houses rose more slowly in June than in May, continuing a long-term decrease in the pace of growth.
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Lessing leaves her library to Zimbabwe

August 26, 2014 - 23:22
Celebrated author Doris Lessing bequeaths her entire collection of more than 3,000 books to Harare's City Library.
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France and the shadow of the euro

August 26, 2014 - 23:09
Recovery fears at heart of French government crisis
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Boy dies from car fire injuries

August 26, 2014 - 22:57
A five-year-old boy dies in hospital following a car fire that left his mother and sister severely injured.
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Hamas says truce agreed with Israel

August 26, 2014 - 22:54
Egypt has brokered an agreement on a long-term ceasefire between Israel and Palestinian militants in Gaza, senior Palestinian officials say.
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Name would-be jihadists, public urged

August 26, 2014 - 22:39
The UK's head of counter-terrorism calls for help to identify people who have travelled to Syria or shown signs of being radicalised.
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Lampard retires from England duty

August 26, 2014 - 22:03
Midfielder Frank Lampard announces his retirement from England duty after winning 106 international caps.
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'1,400 children abused' in Rotherham

August 26, 2014 - 22:00
About 1,400 children were subjected to "appalling" sexual exploitation in Rotherham between 1997 and 2013, a report finds.
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Boris Johnson confirms target seat

August 26, 2014 - 21:54
London Mayor Boris Johnson is seeking to become the Conservative candidate for Uxbridge and South Ruislip at the 2015 general election.
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Robotic brain 'learns' from internet

August 26, 2014 - 21:47
A super-intelligent robotic "brain" that can learn new skills by browsing millions of web pages has been developed by US researchers.
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Burundi investigates bodies in lake

August 26, 2014 - 21:42
Burundi sets up an investigation after a number of dead bodies wrapped in plastic were found floating in a lake on its border with Rwanda.
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Juncker wants women for top EU jobs

August 26, 2014 - 21:18
Jean-Claude Juncker tells EU leaders to pick more women for his top team but UK still hopes for key role for Lord Hill.
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VIDEO: Lost in translation: Fringe comedy

August 26, 2014 - 21:16
How do international comedians break the language barrier at Edinburgh Festival Fringe?
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Burger King and Tim Hortons to merge

August 26, 2014 - 21:06
Burger King confirms that it plans to merge with Tim Hortons, the Canadian coffee and doughnut chain.
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Ebola: 'heavy toll' on health staff

August 26, 2014 - 20:55
An "unprecedented" number of doctors and nurses have been infected with Ebola virus in west Africa, according to the World Health Organization.
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US schools to have non-white majority

August 26, 2014 - 20:51
White pupils in state schools in the United States are set to be a minority for the first time when schools return for the new term.
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FIA 'won't intervene' over Rosberg

August 26, 2014 - 20:50
The FIA will not take action against Nico Rosberg after his collision with Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton.
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'Sex abuse' priest faces extradition

August 26, 2014 - 20:45
The Vatican says it has stripped Jozef Wesolowski of his diplomatic immunity, clearing the way for him to face sex abuse allegations in the Dominican Republic.
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Berlin's embattled mayor to quit

August 26, 2014 - 20:27
Berlin's mayor Klaus Wowereit announces he will step down on 11 December amid an ongoing row over the city's new airport.
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