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VIDEO: Reporter's boyfriend tells of their love

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 06:50
There have been renewed calls for tougher gun laws in the US after two journalists were shot dead live on TV in the US state of Virginia.

Bolt v Gatlin II: Lowdown on rematch

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 06:04
Form, fitness, psychology, strategy: Who will prevail as the world's top two sprinters clash again in the world 200m final?

VIDEO: Scars remain 10 years after Katrina

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 05:53
President Obama is to visit New Orleans, as part of commemorations marking ten years since Hurricane Katrina wreaked havoc.

VIDEO: Family of Virginia gunman 'shocked'

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 05:33
The family of a man who shot dead two US journalists in Virginia have offered condolences to the families of the victims.

VIDEO: Refugees struggle in Lesbos heat

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 05:22
A shadow economy has sprung up in a refugee detention centre on the Greek island of Lesbos.

Top Tata man says UK should stay in EU

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 05:05
Tata's head of strategy says it would be better for our business if the UK stayed in the European Union.

Papers react to US TV shootings

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 05:03
Thursday's front pages are dominated by the murders of American TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward. The papers contain some images which viewers may find distressing.

Facebook's call centre of the future

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 04:34
The social network is trialling its own Siri-like digital assistant, but with bold ambitions for customer service.

US ruling on Fifty Shades fraud case

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 04:28
A woman who helped publish Fifty Shades of Grey but was defrauded out of royalties could receive $10m after a judge's ruling.

VIDEO: British trio into long jump final

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 03:54
Katarina Johnson-Thompson puts the disappointment of the heptathlon behind her to qualify for the long jump final at the World Championships.

'Manspreading' added to dictionary

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 02:57
The act of "manspreading", or sitting with legs wide apart on public transport, is among 1,000 new words to enter the online Oxford dictionary.

VIDEO: 60 years of Guinness World Records

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 01:24
Today marks 60 years since the first edition of 'Guinness World Records' was published.

VIDEO: Footage of man on 'live' rail issued

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 01:02
CCTV footage has been issued of a man lying on the normally electrified rail, "luckily" switched off for engineering works, at a train station.

Burnham on splits, welfare and Corbyn

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 00:25
The Labour hopeful on splits, Corbyn and that welfare row

Viewpoint: Treat refugees as a development issue

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 00:06
Europe needs to reconceive migration as a development issue rather than simply a humanitarian problem.

Can Iran and the UK really bury the hatchet?

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 00:00
With their respective embassies reopening in London and Tehran, can Iran and the UK forget about decades of mutual mistrust, asks Shaun Ley.

VIDEO: 'Virginia shooting breaks my heart'

BBC News Feed - Wed, 08/26/2015 - 23:57
Barack Obama says he's still hoping for tighter gun controls in the US, after the shooting of two journalists on live TV in the state of Virginia.

Sydney's Warragamba Dam spills over

BBC News Feed - Wed, 08/26/2015 - 23:53
Sydney's Warragamba Dam spills for the first time since 2013, as resident's south of the city wait to return to their flood-affected homes.

Germany puts the brakes on rents

BBC News Feed - Wed, 08/26/2015 - 23:51
Germany rolls out cap on rent rises

Everton to refuse Stones's exit plea

BBC News Feed - Wed, 08/26/2015 - 23:39
Everton boss Roberto Martinez says John Stones's transfer request will be rejected, as Chelsea reportedly prepare a £40m bid.
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