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'Tour may raise World Cup questions'

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 15:32
England are desperate for a winning one-day formula, but a tour of Sri Lanka could raise more questions than answers.

Pope Francis hits out at 'bureaucratic' Europe

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 15:28
Many MEPs were surprised at how trenchant the Pope's criticisms were, after he directly addressed them on the current malaise in Europe.

Doctor admits voyeurism charges

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 15:26
A world-renowned hearing consultant admits secretly filming hundreds of patients, colleagues and hospital visitors.

France puts Russian warship on hold

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 15:20
France suspends "until further notice" the delivery of a helicopter carrier to the Russian navy because of continuing violence in eastern Ukraine.

US economy grows faster than forecast

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 15:11
The US economy grew much faster in the third quarter than first reported, official figures have shown.

Ferguson: The controversy explained

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 15:10
The shooting of Michael Brown led to widespread unrest and an upsurge of anger against the police.

Ferguson ruling sparks 'worst' riots

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:54
The US town of Ferguson reportedly sees its worst rioting yet after a jury decides not to bring charges over a black teenager's killing by police.

Hamilton's 48 hours as a champion

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:35
Late nights and tikka masalas - my 48 hours as F1 champion

Top Thai policeman 'defamed royals'

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:34
A third senior police officer in Thailand is charged with insulting the monarchy, bribery and corruption as part of a major investigation.

Bangladesh 'Hajj critic' is arrested

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:28
A senior Bangladeshi politician who criticised the annual Hajj pilgrimage made by Muslims to Mecca is arrested in Dhaka for insulting Islam.

Cat survives attack with shotgun

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:26
A cat suffered two broken legs and was blasted at least twice with a shotgun, a veterinary practice in Cornwall says.

Tougher time with Rosberg - Hamilton

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:22
Lewis Hamilton says team-mate Nico Rosberg has been more difficult to work with this season than Fernando Alonso in 2007.

Players to get support over Hughes

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:19
Players who witnessed batsman Phil Hughes suffering a serious head injury in Sydney will be given counselling.

Eurozone 'persistent stagnation' risk

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:11
The eurozone may be stuck in an enduring period of no growth, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development says.

Captain Kirk not trekking to Cheshire

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:11
Star Trek legend William Shatner denies rumours he will boldly go to switch on the Christmas lights in a Cheshire town.

Tech firms criticised by Rigby report

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:08
Facebook, Apple, Google, Microsoft, Twitter and Yahoo are accused of not doing enough to prevent attacks, following a review into Fusilier Lee Rigby's murder.

Man arrested over 'horrific' murder

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 13:57
A man is arrested over a street murder where the victim died following a "horrific attack" in Glasgow.

VIDEO: Hughes critical after being hit by ball

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 13:54
Australia batsman Phil Hughes is in a critical condition after being hit by a ball at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

VIDEO: Extreme adventurers adopt plucky dog

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 13:49
A team of Swedish extreme adventurers on a 10-day race through the Amazon rainforest have adopted a stray dog who started following them around after they fed him.

In pictures: Ruling sparks rioting in US town of Ferguson

BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 13:45
Night of unrest follows a jury's decision
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