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Complex molecule discovered in space 
  Fri, 26 Sep 2014 09:56:38 GMT 
    The discovery of a branched carbon molecule 27,000 light-years from Earth suggests the building blocks of life may be ubiquitous throughout the galaxy.


Antibiotic 'link to child obesity' 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 04:02:29 GMT 
    A large American study suggests young children who are given repeated courses of antibiotics are more likely than those given fewer drugs to be obese.


Children hit by tooth decay at three 
  Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:28:02 GMT 
    More than one in 10 three-year-olds have tooth decay, the first survey of the age group shows.


Man Utd consider midweek friendlies 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:26:13 GMT 
    Manchester United are thinking about playing midweek friendly matches abroad in the absence of Champions League football.


Pardew set to stay as Newcastle boss 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:08:32 GMT 
    Newcastle manager Alan Pardew's job is thought to be safe for the time being, despite his side being second bottom of the top flight.


One people, 1,200 sausages 
  Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:18:46 GMT 
    The history of Germany in beer and bratwurst.


A jihadist beheading in middle America? 
  Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:20:24 GMT 
    It is still unclear whether a man who beheaded his co-worker did so in a violent rage, or as an act of jihad.


Recalculation boosts Kenyan economy 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:32:29 GMT 
    Kenya's economy is believed to be 25% larger than previously estimated following a change in the way its size is calculated.


Man sacked over Pakistan plane video 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:57:20 GMT 
    A man who filmed passengers preventing Pakistan's former interior minister from boarding a plane for being late is sacked from his job.


Donetsk airport clash violates truce 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:43:35 GMT 
    Officials in eastern Ukraine say artillery is pounding the Donetsk airport area, where Ukrainian troops are resisting pro-Russian separatists.


Venezuela defends Clorox seizure 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:34:46 GMT 
    Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro defends his government's decision to seize a US-owned factory following the departure from Venezuela of Clorox.


Kurds fight IS on Iraq-Syria border 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:27:48 GMT 
    Heavy fighting is reported on both sides of a key border crossing between Iraq and Syria, where Kurdish forces are fighting Islamic State militants.


Intruder 'ran through' White House 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:07:27 GMT 
    A man arrested for breaking into the White House earlier this month gained access to more of the building than previously believed, US media report.


May: Our values will beat extremists 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:21:56 GMT 
    A future Conservative government would seek new powers to ban extremist groups and curb the activities of "harmful" individuals, Theresa May says.


PM vows seven-day GP access by 2020 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 07:51:29 GMT 
    David Cameron announces plans to ensure seven-day GP access is rolled out across England by 2020.
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