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VIDEO: Iceland's spectacular Northern Lights

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 20:23
Footage of the Aurora Borealis, or Northern Lights, filmed over Iceland on Thursday - courtesy of Gardar Olafsson

Bush marks Katrina in New Orleans

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 20:10
Former US President George Bush returns to New Orleans 10 years on since Hurricane Katrina, a crisis his administration was criticised for over its slow response.

HSBC clears '99%' of delayed payments

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 20:06
HSBC says it has processed "99%" of payments affected by an IT glitch, with the remainder due to be completed overnight.

100 not out: Jose's home comforts

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 19:36
Jose Mourinho takes charge of his 100th Chelsea home league game on Saturday, but how does his record compare with other top managers?

Four held over Austria lorry deaths

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 19:16
Hungarian police arrest four people over the discovery of the bodies of 71 migrants, thought to be Syrian, in an abandoned lorry in Austria.

Sixth Shoreham crash victim named

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 18:54
The sixth victim of the Shoreham air crash has been named as a 53-year-old health worker and aircraft enthusiast who had learnt to fly at the airport.

The family who never knew their father

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 18:30
The things I wished I knew about my father

VIDEO: How safe is it to eat burgers rare?

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 18:21
The Food Standards Agency is proposing new guidelines that would allow for restaurants to serve burgers rare.

VIDEO: Worlds: Day seven's bizarre moments

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 18:19
Watch some of the weird and wonderful moments from day seven of the World Athletics Championships in Beijing.

England blind team miss out on Rio

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 18:18
England's blind footballers lose in the European Championship semi-finals to miss out on a place at the Rio Paralympics.

Everton sign striker Rodriguez

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 18:13
Everton sign Uruguayan striker Leandro Rodriguez from River Plate Montevideo for a reported fee of £500,000.

Satellite revisits Hurricane Katrina

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 18:05
A UK-built satellite delivered the first orbital picture to US disaster response coordinators following Hurricane Katrina. Ten years on, a British spacecraft has re-imaged the Mississippi Delta.

Bin lorry driver 'not selfish coward'

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 18:03
The Glasgow bin lorry inquiry into the deaths of six people has heard that the driver is not "selfish" or a "coward".

Cooper 'leads Corbyn' in focus groups

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 17:52
Former Labour voters prefer Yvette Cooper to fellow party leadership contender Jeremy Corbyn, a joint Newsnight/Ipsos Mori focus group suggests.

The pen-seller of Beirut

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 17:43
How poignant image sparked campaign to help Syrian refugee

Why the paralysis on migrant crisis?

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 17:34
Europe's biggest migration crisis since WW2 is both a human tragedy and a moment of political risk for the European project, the BBC's Chris Morris says.

CPS considers new hacking prosecution

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 17:19
The Crown Prosecution Service is considering a file for a possible corporate prosecution over phone hacking at the now closed News of the World.

Pink Floyd pig withdrawn from sale

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 17:15
Pink Floyd's iconic inflatable pig "Algie" - which has been languishing in a Suffolk workshop for years - is withdrawn from auction.

Former Tory rebel Teresa Gorman dies

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 17:14
Teresa Gorman, a leading Conservative rebel over the Maastricht Treaty in the 1990s, dies aged 83.

Has Defra shown badger culling works?

BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 17:04
Pallab Ghosh assesses the evidence for the decision to extend the cull of badgers to control TB in cattle.
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