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- Rocket makers probe US explosion Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:27:46 GMT
- The builders of an unmanned supply rocket which exploded on the way to the International Space Station have vowed to find the cause of the failure.
- UK can be sued over rendition case Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:28:55 GMT
- A Libyan man can sue the UK government over claims he was illegally sent back to Libya and tortured, the Court of Appeal rules.
- Sarah Payne's father found dead Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:15:15 GMT
- The father of murdered schoolgirl Sarah Payne is found dead at his home in Kent.
- End 'robotic' drugs policy - MPs Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:45:37 GMT
- MPs back calls for a review of 40-year old legislation on drug misuse - as a row breaks out at the top of the coalition over drugs laws.
- New strike by NHS staff announced Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:05:51 GMT
- NHS workers, including nurses and midwives, are to stage a new four-hour strike in England on 24 November as part of an ongoing pay dispute.
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- Costumes on show at a former prison
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- Readers' photos on the theme of "steps"
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- An online exhibition of cats
- The Leonardo hidden from Hitler in case it gave him magic powers Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:29:32 GMT
- The Leonardo hidden from Hitler in case it gave him special powers
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- Is eating sage better for your alertness than coffee?