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Dinosaurs 'shrank' to become birds 
  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:12:08 GMT 
    Huge meat-eating, land-living dinosaurs evolved into birds by constantly shrinking for over 50 million years, new research shows.


Ebola victim heads to US hospital 
  Fri, 01 Aug 2014 03:36:48 GMT 
    A hospital in Atlanta is preparing to receive a US aid worker infected with the deadly Ebola virus while working in West Africa.


Drug-resistant malaria 'widespread' 
  Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:28:46 GMT 
    Drug-resistant malaria is spreading in South East Asia, and has now reached the Cambodia-Thailand border, according to a study.


New York to 'develop' Man City players 
  Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:10:50 GMT 
    Manchester City chief executive Ferran Soriano says the club could send youngsters to their new US franchise in New York.


New cameras track Man Utd players 
  Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:26:47 GMT 
    Hi-tech cameras are brought in at Manchester United's training ground as new boss Louis van Gaal closely monitors players.


How do you get your face on the dollar? 
  Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:23:51 GMT 
    The US is debating putting a woman's face on the US dollar. How does it happen?


Is it ever acceptable to wear sunglasses indoors? 
  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:38:35 GMT 
    It's sunglasses weather across much of the northern hemisphere, and yet wearing them indoors is likely to make you an object of ridicule. Why?


Sudan 'apostasy' woman arrives in US 
  Fri, 01 Aug 2014 01:51:57 GMT 
    A woman who fled Sudan after being spared a death sentence for renouncing Islam has arrived in the US state of New Hampshire to start a new life.


Military dominates Thai legislature 
  Fri, 01 Aug 2014 06:58:35 GMT 
    Thailand's junta appoints an interim legislature of 200 people that will pick the prime minister, with many from the military or police.


Greeks cleared of shooting migrants 
  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:34:39 GMT 
    The owner and head foreman of a farm in southern Greece are cleared over the shooting and wounding of a group of Bangladeshi migrant workers.


Argentina blames US for debt default 
  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 22:50:43 GMT 
    Argentina blames the US for its default, calling the mediator in debt negotiations which ended in failure "incompetent".


Israeli Iron Dome firms 'hacked' 
  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:44:33 GMT 
    The BBC has seen evidence that appears to confirm hackers stole secret military documents from two Israeli government-owned companies.


Make-up 'godfather' Dick Smith dies 
  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:14:02 GMT 
    Oscar-winning make-up artist Dick Smith, who memorably transformed Marlon Brando into Vito Corleone in The Godfather, has died aged 92.


Five officers face Jayden inquiry 
  Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:15:37 GMT 
    Five police officers are being investigated by the force's watchdog, over the inquiry into the murder of Oxfordshire teenager Jayden Parkinson.


Immigration inspector John Vine quits 
  Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:19:26 GMT 
    The independent chief inspector of borders and immigration, John Vine, who has been highly critical of the immigration system, resigns from his post.
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