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The Sicilians who can't escape the Mafia

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 23:19
The Sicilians who can't escape the long arm of the Mafia

A new kid in New York

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 23:08
Hoping for the best as a cab-driving actor in 1970s New York

Iguanas and chameleon saved in fire

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 23:08
More than 100 pets, including iguanas, a chameleon and 11 tortoises, are rescued by firefighters from a house fire in Southampton.

Thousands to take part in run fest

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 23:07
More than 8,200 people are expected to take part in Sunday's Baxters Loch Ness Marathon and Festival of Running.

US jets join IS Syria border battle

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 23:05
US-led coalition air strikes hit Islamic State targets near the besieged Syrian town of Kobane on the border with Turkey, the Pentagon confirms.

VIDEO: Is this the kitchen of the future?

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 23:03
Belgian designer Xavier Bonte has built a pod that he believes could be the kitchen of the future.

VIDEO: South Africa's eminent hip-hop poet

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 23:03
Tumi Molekane, a poet for the hip-hop generation, on how a cockroach inspired thought-provoking lyrics about the beauty of life.

Sturgeon in 'good faith' Smith pledge

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 23:02
The SNP's Nicola Sturgeon pledges to work in good faith with the Smith commission, set up to boost Holyrood's powers in the wake of the independence 'No' vote.

India's Modi calls for reform of UN

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 22:38
Narendra Modi uses his first speech to the UN as India's prime minister to renew his country's call for reform of the Security Council.

Gerrard critics will not go away

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 22:22
Steven Gerrard is far from a spent force but questions over his current role are not going to go away, says BBC Sport's Chris Bevan.

VIDEO: DJ gig that became a political rally

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 21:49
Meet the man with the soundtrack to Imran Khan's political campaign

George Clooney marries in Venice

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 21:16
Hollywood star George Clooney marries human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin in Venice, in one of the most anticipated events of the showbusiness year.

Van Gaal accepts Rooney's red card

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 20:57
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says captain Wayne Rooney's red card against West Ham was the "right" decision.

Tory minister Brooks Newmark resigns

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 20:24
Conservative MP for Braintree Brooks Newmark resigns as minister for civil society over allegations to be published in a Sunday newspaper.

Thousands at HK democracy protests

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 20:22
Thousands gather outside government headquarters in central Hong Kong as Occupy Central launches a disobedience campaign seeking greater reform.

Who can give Watson his own Medinah moment?

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 20:21
If US captain Tom Watson can conjure a Ryder Cup comeback on Sunday, it would be his greatest golfing achievement, writes Tom Fordyce.

Arsenal 1-1 Tottenham Hotspur

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 19:26
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's equaliser earns Arsenal a point in an entertaining north London derby against Tottenham.

Second Tory MP defects to UKIP

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 19:21
Mark Reckless becomes the second Tory MP to defect to UKIP, announcing his decision on the eve of the Conservative party conference.

County Armagh Orange hall targeted

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 19:16
The Orange Order has said a crude device has partially exploded outside an Orange hall in County Armagh.

McGinley warns against complacency

BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 19:09
Captain Paul McGinley puts out a strong top order for Sunday's singles as Europe seek four points to retain the Ryder Cup.
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