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Ex-BP worker fined over shares trade

2 hours 59 min ago
A BP employee who oversaw the cleanup of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010 agrees to settle a charge of insider trading.
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How 420 became code for marijuana

3 hours 47 min ago
Why cannabis smokers love the number 420
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What makes Jerusalem so holy?

3 hours 51 min ago
What makes Jerusalem so holy to three religions?
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Trott to take break from cricket

3 hours 59 min ago
England batsman Jonathan Trott is to take a second break from cricket because of a recurrence of his anxiety issues.
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Alfa Romeo plots a US comeback

4 hours 3 min ago
After 20 years, Alfa Romeo returns to the US
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Teachers' unions meet amid disputes

4 hours 9 min ago
Calls for more action over pay and pensions are expected this weekend when the two biggest teachers' unions meet for their annual conferences.
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VIDEO: French far-right 'opens arms' to UKIP

4 hours 27 min ago
The leader of the French far right-wing Front National party has said that she would welcome collaboration with UKIP with "open arms".
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Chelsea Clinton announces pregnancy

4 hours 49 min ago
The daughter of former US President Bill Clinton and former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announces she is pregnant with her first child.
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Deadly attack on South Sudan UN base

5 hours 25 min ago
Dozens of civilians sheltering in a UN base in the South Sudan city of Bor have been killed in an attack by armed youths, the UN says.
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Labour hires Obama poll guru Axelrod

5 hours 39 min ago
David Axelrod, the strategist who masterminded Barack Obama's presidential victories, will be a key adviser on Ed Miliband's 2015 general election campaign, the Labour Party says.
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Mata backs Moyes to revive Man Utd

5 hours 41 min ago
Record buy Juan Mata is confident Manchester United will become a force under David Moyes with the addition of new signings.
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Congress' favourite son heading for defeat?

5 hours 49 min ago
India's Rahul Gandhi faces a tough challenge in India polls
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Channel Tunnel train delay 'chaos'

6 hours 9 min ago
Hundreds of Channel Tunnel rail passengers are stuck at stations, after a series of problems caused delays.
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Brazilian police end strike over pay

6 hours 16 min ago
Police in the state of Bahia in Brazil vote to end a two-day strike which prompted the deployment of federal troops to restore order on the streets.
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Author Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies

6 hours 24 min ago
The Nobel prize-winning Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies in Mexico aged 87, his family says.
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Obama: Healthcare law 'is working'

6 hours 40 min ago
President Barack Obama defends his signature healthcare law, saying the debate over its repeal is "over" as he touts high enrolment numbers.
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Obituary: Gabriel Garcia Marquez

6 hours 59 min ago
Nobel Prize-winning novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies
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The Saudi women smoking shishas

7 hours 43 min ago
Should a woman need a man with her to smoke a hookah?
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French troops free Mali aid workers

7 hours 49 min ago
French troops in Mali free five aid workers who were kidnapped in the north of the country by suspected Islamist militants in February.
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Sydney airport go-ahead

8 hours 9 min ago
Economic gold or nightmare reality?
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