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VIDEO: One-minute World News 
  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 20:36:07 GMT 
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.


VIDEO: Taylor Swift trademarks famous lyrics 
  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:39:34 GMT 
    Pop star Taylor Swift has trademarked phrases including "this sick beat" and "we never go out of style", in the United States to prevent unauthorised use of her work on merchandise.


VIDEO: Would you let your firm microchip you? 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 22:35:47 GMT 
    A hi-tech office in Sweden offers to implant microchips under the skin of staff in bid to make some simple tasks easier.


VIDEO: Middle East Beats: Yousra El Gendy 
  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 09:20:45 GMT 
    Yousra El Gendy is far from being the typical glamorous Egyptian singer musing about Prince Charming and performing the occasional belly dance.


VIDEO: How toys are going hi-tech in 2015 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 08:53:24 GMT 
    Toys are getting ever more hi-tech - from robots that can research the internet to toy drones and plastic pets.


Will the falling oil price undermine green energy? 
  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 12:25:57 GMT 
    Despite uncertainties, cheap oil does not spell disaster for the renewables sector.


Requiem for Romney's presidential dream 
  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:22:09 GMT 
    Washington establishment does double-take as Mitt Romney announces his decision not to run for the presidency in 2016.


Campaign challenges blasphemy laws 
  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:24:46 GMT 
    New campaign challenges blasphemy laws


The complex case of joint enterprise 
  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 02:19:10 GMT 
    BBC legal correspondent Clive Coleman on the difficulties of the joint enterprise doctrine.


Profile: Sinai Province militant group 
  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 16:23:36 GMT 
    Sinai Province is a militant group that has pledged allegiance to Islamic State and carried out a string of deadly attacks in Egypt's Sinai peninsula.


VIDEO: China's record car numbers explained 
  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 16:43:14 GMT 
    As car ownership reaches record levels in China, BBC News looks at the numbers - and the impact.


VIDEO: Talking kids' doll 'Cayla' is hacked 
  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:41:16 GMT 
    Rory Cellan-Jones sees how Cayla, a talking child's doll, can be hacked to say any number of offensive things.


Suu Kyi's gate to be sold at auction 
  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:08:09 GMT 
    The metal gate of Nobel prize-winning Burmese politician Aung San Suu Kyi's house is to be auctioned, with a starting price of $200,000.


Balloonists surpass flight records 
  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 16:25:30 GMT 
    Two pilots have surpassed the world distance and durations records for a flight in a helium balloon after crossing the Pacific Ocean.


Eurozone deflation gathers pace 
  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 12:10:11 GMT 
    Eurozone deflation deepens in January, as prices fall by 0.6% compared with last year, pushed down by lower oil prices.
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NBA Player Flouts A Critic's Guarantee That He Would Be Arrested  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 16:01:08 -0500
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