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Warming 'pause' may last until 2025 
  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:45:33 GMT 
    The hiatus in the rise in global temperatures is being caused by the Atlantic Ocean and could last another 10 years, say researchers.


Hints of elusive early stars found 
  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:33:26 GMT 
    Astronomers may have discovered the chemical signature of one of the Universe's earliest stars.


Double vaccines 'could end polio' 
  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:31:23 GMT 
    Using both types of polio vaccine could speed up efforts to free the world of the crippling and potentially fatal disease, research suggests.


US Ebola patients out of hospital 
  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:19:00 GMT 
    One of the US aid workers who recovered from the Ebola virus says he is "thrilled to be alive" as he and another patient are discharged from hospital.


Ecclestone to continue in F1 role 
  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:47:51 GMT 
    Bernie Ecclestone tells the BBC he wants to run Formula 1 for as long as he can after paying £60m to end a bribery trial.


Cardiff want LMA chief to resign 
  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:52:37 GMT 
    Cardiff call for League Managers' Association chief Richard Bevan to resign over its "reprehensible" statement on Malky Mackay.


What are the main reasons men pay for sex? 
  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:02:54 GMT 
    There's a stereotypical image of the kind of men who go to prostitutes. How do they explain paying for sex?


Is anti-Semitism rising? 
  Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:18:37 GMT 
    Does the evidence support claims that anti-Semitism has risen since the recent conflict between Israel and Palestinians in Gaza?


Woman 'saw Congo colonel order rape' 
  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:36:34 GMT 
    A woman who was gang-raped and burned in her house tells a DR Congo war crimes trial she saw an army colonel give the orders.


Rare China death row acquittal 
  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:08:44 GMT 
    A man convicted of murdering two children is acquitted by China's highest court, in a rare move.


Iraqi Christians welcomed in France 
  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:38:41 GMT 
    France welcomes about 40 Iraqi Christian refugees flown to Paris from Irbil in Iraqi Kurdistan after fleeing Islamist fighters.


Argentina debt plan ruled 'illegal' 
  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:32:35 GMT 
    Argentina's plan to ask investors holding defaulted bonds to swap them for new locally issued debt is ruled "illegal" by a US court.


Israel kills top Hamas commanders 
  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:18:58 GMT 
    An Israeli air strike kills three senior Hamas military commanders as Israel vows to pursue its Gaza campaign until it achieves "full security".


Boston bomber 'friend' pleads guilty 
  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:22:58 GMT 
    A friend of one of the men suspected of carrying out the Boston Marathon bombing pleads guilty to obstructing the investigation into the attack.


UK won't work with Assad - Hammond 
  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:37:58 GMT 
    Britain will not work with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in the battle against Islamic State extremists, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says.
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