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VIDEO: Australian pair abandon Down's baby

BBC News - Sat, 08/02/2014 - 14:50
Phil Mercer reports on reaction to news that an Australian couple rejected a surrogate Down's Syndrome baby

AUDIO: 'Slenderman' teen unfit to stand trial

BBC News - Sat, 08/02/2014 - 13:22
A 12-year-old girl, accused of stabbing a Wisconsin classmate to please a fictional online character, has been ruled mentally unfit to stand trial.

VIDEO: Surrogate mother vows to keep baby

BBC News - Sat, 08/02/2014 - 11:48
A Thai surrogate mother caring for an unwanted baby with Down's Syndrome says she loves the child and will care for him as her own.

VIDEO: Close-up: The melting WWI memorial

BBC News - Sat, 08/02/2014 - 10:28
Award winning Brazilian artist Nele Azevedo has shown her installation 'Mini Monuments' in cities such as Florence and Berlin. Jo Black reports from the next venue in Birmingham

VIDEO: Investigators release MH17 site footage

BBC News - Sat, 08/02/2014 - 09:36
A team of 70 Dutch and Australian forensic experts has released footage after completing its first full day of searching at the site of the flight MH17 crash in east Ukraine.

VIDEO: Gatwick 'ready' for weekend getaway

BBC News - Sat, 08/02/2014 - 08:22
Gatwick have said they "expect nothing to go wrong" with baggage handling as it prepares to receive almost 300,000 travellers this weekend. Theo Leggett reports

VIDEO: Obama: 'We tortured some folks'

BBC News - Sat, 08/02/2014 - 07:37
Barack Obama has admitted for the first time that the CIA did torture suspects after the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Centre in New York, as Tim Nielson reports.

VIDEO: Chaos as foreigners try to flee Libya

BBC News - Sat, 08/02/2014 - 01:46
Tunisia has closed its main border crossing with Libya after thousands of stranded Egyptian and other foreign nationals tried to break through.

VIDEO: Brockovich speaks out on birth control

BBC Health - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 23:49
Erin Brockovich is among the leading voices claiming pharmaceutical giant Bayer's Essure sterilisation procedure has injured thousands of women.

VIDEO: Essure birth control unsafe - Brockovich

BBC News - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 23:49
Erin Brockovich is among the leading voices claiming pharmaceutical giant Bayer's Essure sterilisation procedure has injured thousands of women.

VIDEO: GM fund chief: 'Heart-wrenching' process

BBC News - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 22:42
The chief of the GM compensation fund says the process of meeting families of victims is "heart-wrenching"

VIDEO: Cyber extortion a growing threat

BBC News - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 22:04
Newsnight's David Grossman reports on the growing threat to technology companies posed by cyber extortionists.

VIDEO: Inside the gutted homes of Gaza

BBC News - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 21:42
Ian Pannell reports from Gaza city where people returned to their devastated homes to salvage their belongings during a brief ceasefire.

VIDEO: Film Review - the week's new films

BBC News - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 18:06
Film critic Jason Solomons reviews the week's film releases, including Joe, Hercules and Earth to Echo.

VIDEO: French police's 'vanishing' cocaine

BBC News - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 17:40
French police seize 50kg of cocaine which was then securely stored at the headquarters of their judicial police, but it has disappeared.

VIDEO: Quads born on eve of Gaza ceasefire

BBC News - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 17:38
Jon Donnison reports from Gaza, where a woman gave birth to quadruplets on the eve of an ill-fated truce, which broke down with reports of attacks on both sides.

VIDEO: Pupils' fight to save school caretaker

BBC News - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 17:24
Hundreds of families are campaigning to save a West Yorkshire man from being deported out of the country.

VIDEO: British doctor's video from Ebola hospital

BBC Health - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 17:12
Convincing patients to receive treatment is the biggest task facing medical professionals trying to contain the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, a doctor in Sierra Leone says.

VIDEO: British doctor's video from Ebola hospital

BBC News - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 17:12
Convincing patients to receive treatment is the biggest task facing medical professionals trying to contain the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, a doctor in Sierra Leone says.

VIDEO: London Zoo defends late parties

BBC News - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 16:05
London Zoo has defended its "Lates" evening openings where alcohol is served, after claims of drunken behaviour threatening the welfare of the animals.
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