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VIDEO: 'Easy to hack companies like Sony'

Thu, 2014-12-18 19:53
Marc Maiffret, a former hacker who is now an internet security expert, says it is easy for a hacker to break into a company Sony.
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VIDEO: Kurds: 'Biggest victory yet' over IS

Thu, 2014-12-18 19:42
Kurdish forces in northern Iraq say they have broken the IS siege of Mount Sinjar, claiming their biggest victory yet against the militants.
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Top Taliban killings 'ineffective'

Thu, 2014-12-18 19:33
A secret CIA report released by Wikileaks says strikes against Taliban leaders have had little impact on the group.
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Birds fled 'day before' US tornadoes

Thu, 2014-12-18 19:21
Tracking data reveals that golden-winged warblers fled one day before the April 2014 US tornado outbreak, probably because they "heard it coming".
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Painkillers 'cut skin cancer risk'

Thu, 2014-12-18 18:57
Regularly taking painkillers such as aspirin and ibuprofen may help protect against some forms of skin cancer, research suggests.
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Brain's 'internal compass' found

Thu, 2014-12-18 18:46
The precise part of the brain that gives people a sense of direction has been pinpointed by scientists.
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Should students carry guns on campus?

Thu, 2014-12-18 18:45
The battle for guns at university
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'Support vulnerable doctors' call

Thu, 2014-12-18 18:43
Up to 28 doctors took their own lives between 2005 and 2013 while being investigated by the General Medical Council, an independent review of cases has found.
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Is Chechnya facing wave of jihadist violence?

Thu, 2014-12-18 18:39
Could a period of relative stability in Chechnya be coming to an end, asks Dr Galina Yemelianova.
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Distrust hampers Pakistan militant control

Thu, 2014-12-18 18:35
The Pakistan Government and military distrust each other - and that makes combating violence difficult, says Owen Bennett-Jones.
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Picture power: Doused with milk

Thu, 2014-12-18 18:12
Adrees Latif explains how he captured the moment a man was treated for the effects of pepper spray.
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Mosul diaries: Poisoned by water

Thu, 2014-12-18 18:09
Residents of IS-run Mosul sick from drinking the river
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Christingle: The Christmas tradition that only got going in the 1960s

Thu, 2014-12-18 18:08
the tradition that only got going in the 1960s
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VIDEO: Jail staff 'sent miles to fill gaps'

Thu, 2014-12-18 18:04
Nearly 250 prison officers are being bussed across the country to fill gaps at other jails because staff shortages are so acute this Christmas, according to leaked documents.
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VIDEO: New record depth for deepest fish

Thu, 2014-12-18 17:59
Fish have been filmed more than 8km down in the Mariana Trench - the deepest place on Earth.
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US Secret Service is too 'insular'

Thu, 2014-12-18 17:49
The agency guarding the US president is too insular and must recruit its next head externally, a review prompted by a White House security breach says.
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Sony hack is 'US security issue'

Thu, 2014-12-18 17:49
The cyber attack on Sony that forced a major film release to be pulled is being viewed as a national security matter, the White House says.
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EU needs 'long-term' Russia strategy

Thu, 2014-12-18 17:36
The European Union needs a "plan for years" towards Russia, Donald Tusk says, chairing his first summit as European Council president.
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VIDEO: Testing Skype's real-time translator

Thu, 2014-12-18 17:16
Microsoft has launched a test version of the Skype Translator which decodes conversations in Spanish and English in near real time.
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Quiz of the year pt 1: Who said that?

Thu, 2014-12-18 17:14
Do you remember who said what from 2014?
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