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Low oil price hits ExxonMobil profits

Fri, 2016-04-29 07:58
Oil giant Exxon Mobil reports a 63% slide in first quarter profits following low crude prices, while rival Chevron slumps to a $725m loss.
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Anti-Semitism row bolsters Corbyn foes

Fri, 2016-04-29 07:05
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn's internal critics feel the Ken Livingstone anti-Semitism row can be used to help remove him, writes
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Q&A: Labour anti-Semitism row

Fri, 2016-04-29 05:14
A look at the row engulfing Labour about alleged anti-Semitism within its ranks.
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Newborn babies tested for alcohol

Fri, 2016-04-29 04:38
Newborn babies are being tested for alcohol after researchers raised concerns about pregnant women drinking regularly.
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Major in North Korea Brexit claim

Fri, 2016-04-29 04:15
Sir John Major tells Brexiteers to "go to North Korea" if they want "undiluted sovereignty," as Leave campaigners say he is nearly always wrong about the EU.
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Microsoft banishes Google from Cortana

Fri, 2016-04-29 03:25
Microsoft begins forcing people to use its Bing search engine with the Cortana digital assistant in Windows 10.
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Does burning actually destroy ivory?

Fri, 2016-04-29 03:15
The largest ever pile of ivory will be set alight in Kenya on Saturday - the BBC's Damian Zane considers how hard it to destroy ivory.
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Court expands FBI hacking powers

Fri, 2016-04-29 03:12
The US Supreme Court approves a rule change that could allow law enforcement to remotely search computers located anywhere in the US, and beyond.
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VIDEO: Cocaine bales brought to Glasgow court

Fri, 2016-04-29 02:50
A major security operation is mounted at Glasgow High Court to allow jurors in a drug smuggling trial to see more than 100 bales of cocaine.
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EU referendum issues guide: Explore the arguments

Fri, 2016-04-29 01:56
The EU referendum claims made simple
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Lizards share sleep patterns with humans

Fri, 2016-04-29 00:55
Scientists say sleep patterns previously thought exclusive to mammals and birds are also found in lizards.
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Threatened with death for working on TV

Fri, 2016-04-29 00:08
The diva threatened with death for singing and dancing on TV
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How do people justify earning more than others?

Fri, 2016-04-29 00:04
How do people justify earning more than others?
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What is the most expensive object on Earth?

Thu, 2016-04-28 23:47
What is the most expensive object on Earth?
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The PE teacher on verge of Football League

Thu, 2016-04-28 22:32
The PE teacher on the verge of Football League success
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School bans 'abusive' swearing parents

Thu, 2016-04-28 17:48
Some parents are banned from entering a Kent school without a pre-booked appointment after staff are verbally abused.
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'Secret of youth' in ginger gene

Thu, 2016-04-28 17:16
Scientists say they have made a leap in knowing why some people retain their youthful looks while others age badly.
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Quiz of the week's news

Thu, 2016-04-28 16:06
What did Rita Ora deny on Twitter this week?
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Living wage: 'We are losing out'

Thu, 2016-04-28 16:00
Some firms are cutting overtime payments or staff perks to offset the extra costs of the UK's recently-introduced National Living Wage.
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VIDEO: 'I can use illegal ivory to top up stock'

Thu, 2016-04-28 15:01
Conservationists say the legal trade in ivory on the domestic market in China and Hong Kong is just providing a cover for the illegal smuggling.
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