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- VIDEO: One-minute World News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:37:40 GMT
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- VIDEO: How to build and fly your own drone Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:00:13 GMT
- Personal aerial drones that take pictures could soon become a lot more common, thanks to a new invention.
- VIDEO: Aerial view of new Glasgow landscape Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:52:50 GMT
- Glasgow has been getting ready for the Games and investing money in 13 sporting venues across the city for more than six years.
- VIDEO: Commonwealth Games' opening ceremony Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:53:58 GMT
- The 2014 Commonwealth Games have officially opened at a ceremony in the Scottish city of Glasgow
- VIDEO: Mayfly swarm fools radar Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:08:01 GMT
- Millions of mayflies took to the air in Wisconsin, tricking radar into thinking it was raining
- Queen 'photo-bombs' athletes' selfie Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:31:53 GMT
- Two Australian Commonwealth Games hockey players have a huge surprise when the Queen appears smiling in the back of their selfie.
- Dogs 'hardwired' to be jealous wags Thu, 24 Jul 2014 03:09:59 GMT
- Jealousy is not just part of the human condition, a study suggests, it appears to be hard wired into the brains of dogs too.
- GM profits hit by recall problems Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:33:05 GMT
- Earnings at the US carmaker General Motors slump because of the cost of vehicle recalls.
- VIDEO: BBC World News business headlines Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:38:35 GMT
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- Qualcomm disputes China phone sales Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:07:59 GMT
- US chipmaker Qualcomm claims some Chinese companies are misrepresenting sales to minimise their payments.
- Nasa seeks aid with Earth-Mars links Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:33:24 GMT
- Nasa is asking for help to get data back from future science missions orbiting Mars or roaming its surface.
- Birdman heads Venice gala line-up Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:26:02 GMT
- Birdman, starring Michael Keaton and Edward Norton, will lead this year's Venice Film Festival line-up.
- More art found in Gurlitt's home Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:10:12 GMT
- Two sculptures, possibly by Rodin and Degas, are discovered in the home of the late art hoarder Cornelius Gurlitt in Munich.
- Call for end to 'throwaway society' Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:05:10 GMT
- A ban on sending leftover food to landfill is needed to move away from a 'throwaway society', say MPs.
- Government to end nuclear waste veto Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:26:33 GMT
- The UK government wants to scrap a community veto which allows local politicians to block a future £12bn nuclear waste repository.