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Tracing the Ebola outbreak

November 27, 2014 - 09:32
Tracking first Ebola victim and and how virus spread
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Vultures could hold key to deadly bacteria

November 27, 2014 - 09:26
Vultures could help beat dangerous bacteria
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VIDEO: What is Opec? In 60 seconds

November 27, 2014 - 09:21
The challenges facing oil exporters as prices slump - in 60 seconds
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Drama in Vienna as Iran nuclear talks go down to the wire

November 27, 2014 - 09:21
Journalists watch from the sidelines as nuclear talks go to the wire
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Europe to vote on Google break-up

November 27, 2014 - 09:10
The European Parliament will later vote on whether Google's search business should be separated from its other services.
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Many elderly 'struggle' at home

November 27, 2014 - 09:07
Thousands of older people in England are struggling in their own home with little or no help, research suggests.
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How I drank urine and bat blood to survive

November 27, 2014 - 09:04
How I drank urine and bat blood to survive in the Sahara
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Child sex abuse care place shortage

November 27, 2014 - 08:59
A report reveals councils are having to phone around England to find places to accommodate children at risk of sexual exploitation.
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Left to the mercy of the Taliban

November 27, 2014 - 08:10
The Afghan interpreters left by the US to the mercy of the Taliban
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US planes 'may use British carrier'

November 27, 2014 - 08:04
The Royal Navy wants to ask American squadrons to fly off its new aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth II, because of delays to the introduction of Britain’s new F35B fighters, BBC Newsnight learns.
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Egyptian youths jailed over protests

November 27, 2014 - 07:55
A court in Egypt sends 78 boys under the age of 18 to prison for taking part in protests in support of the Muslim Brotherhood.
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Ebola vaccine trial 'promising'

November 27, 2014 - 07:39
The first human trial of an experimental vaccine against Ebola suggests that it is safe and may help the immune system to combat the virus.
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Arsenal 2-0 Borussia Dortmund

November 27, 2014 - 07:11
Yaya Sanogo scores his first Arsenal goal as they beat Borussia Dortmund to reach the Champions League knockout stage.
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VIDEO: Ebola vaccine trial 'encouraging'

November 27, 2014 - 07:03
A trial looking at the safety of an Ebola vaccine has had encouraging results, says the chief executive of GSK.
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VIDEO: Sabah, Lebanese singing legend, dies

November 27, 2014 - 07:03
Lebanese singer and actress Sabah, one of the Arab world's best-known entertainers, has died aged 87.
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GSK hails Ebola vaccine breakthrough

November 27, 2014 - 07:00
Sir Andrew Witty says "tantalising" prospect of viable vaccine becoming available next year
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VIDEO: Obama pardons Thanksgiving turkeys

November 27, 2014 - 06:49
Barack Obama carries out the annual White House tradition of pardoning two turkeys, preventing them from becoming Thanksgiving dinner.
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Ludogorets Razgrad 2-2 Liverpool

November 27, 2014 - 06:35
Liverpool are a win away from reaching the Champions League last 16, despite conceding a late equaliser at Ludogorets.
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VIDEO: Understanding America's 'ugliest accent'

November 27, 2014 - 06:12
Which US state do Americans love to bash?
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Spain minister resigns over scandal

November 27, 2014 - 06:04
Health minister Ana Mato resigns amid a court investigation into a massive corruption scandal over illegal payments in Spain.
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