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Bitcoin chief arrested in Japan

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 07:27
The founder of MtGox - once the world's biggest bitcoin exchange - is arrested by Japanese police investigating losses of nearly $400m.

Hughes poised for Goodwood goodbye

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 07:20
Champion jockey Richard Hughes will see out his riding days at Goodwood on Saturday before starting his training career.

Museum staff strike over pay changes

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 07:19
There will be disruption at six of Wales' national museums this weekend as staff strike in a dispute over planned changes to weekend and bank holiday pay.

Bus station closes ahead of revamp

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 07:09
Cardiff bus station will shut on Saturday night ahead of a major redevelopment of the site, with services instead operating from nearby streets.

Taliban split over Omar successor

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 06:38
The Afghan Taliban's Supreme Council was not consulted over the election of a new leader following the death of founder Mullah Omar, the BBC learns.

Wrestler 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper dies

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 05:55
The former professional wrestler 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper, known for wearing a kilt in the ring, dies aged 61.

Clarke could be finished - Maxwell

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 05:54
Australia captain Michael Clarke has lost his confidence and could be playing his last Test series, says Jim Maxwell.

Extra fencing and dogs for Calais

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 05:52
Extra fencing and sniffer dogs are to be offered to Calais to help deal with the migrant crisis, Prime Minister David Cameron says.

Calais 'sticking plaster', doctors' fury and Lady Bra-Bra

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 05:52
Among Saturday's headlines are the latest from Calais, medics' anger at Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt and a possible peerage for a lingerie magnate.

'Progress' but no deal at TPP talks

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 04:13
Twelve Pacific nations fail to agree a regional trade deal which would cover 40% of the world economy, despite talk of "significant progress".

Wanted: A personal assistant to help me wash and dress

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 03:51
A personal assistant to help me wash and dress

VIDEO: 'Blue moon' as seen around the world

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 02:27
There has been a rare opportunity to witness a unique lunar event in the night sky; a so-called "blue moon".

Balls criticises Labour on business

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 01:55
Former shadow chancellor Ed Balls attacks Labour's approach to business under Ed Miliband.

Country singer Lynn Anderson dies

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 01:39
US country singer Lynn Anderson, best known for her 1971 hit (I Never Promised You a) Rose Garden, dies, aged 67.

VIDEO: Skydivers set 'giant flower' record

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 00:47
A new record for the largest ever vertical skydiving formation has been set in Ottawa, Illinois, by 164 flyers who formed the shape of a flower in the sky.

Warning over ash dieback threat

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 00:40
Landowners should prepare for a future in which ash trees have disappeared, the Woodland Trust warns.

Why there's no such thing as gay adultery in UK law

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 00:12
Why there's no such thing as gay adultery in UK law

Week in pictures: 25 - 31 July 2015

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 00:11
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world taken over the past week.

Does Merkel retain a stranglehold on power?

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 00:10
It has been a bruising few months for the German chancellor, but she is still popular with the public, says Jenny Hill.

VIDEO: Ohio shooting: After the gun went off

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 00:04
David Thomas, a former police officer and expert in police ethics takes a look at the body camera footage of the death of Samuel DuBose. He explains how officers reacted to the scene they found.
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