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VIDEO: Axe crashes through windscreen  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:24:43 GMT
A car passenger had a lucky escape after an axe flew off the back of a lorry and through the windscreen of the vehicle travelling behind it. 
VIDEO: Mysterious miracle? Crop circle draws crowds  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:33:01 GMT
A giant crop circle which apparently appeared out of nowhere, has drawn crowds of people to a farmer's field in Bavaria, southern Germany. 
VIDEO: Underwater art exhibition in Italy  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:53:54 GMT
An exhibition of photographs is taking place underwater off an Italian island. 
VIDEO: One-minute World News  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:58:11 GMT
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VIDEO: The rise and rise of video blogs  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:11:29 GMT
Members of the 'millennial generation' are finding ways to earn a living from skills they learned not at school, but on social media. 
VIDEO: Louvre rat infestation shocks tourists  Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:40:19 GMT
The Louvre in Paris has called in pest controllers after an infestation of rats was spotted in the gallery's gardens. 
VIDEO: Star Wars comes to County Kerry  Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:59:06 GMT
Residents and tourists in Portmagee, County Kerry, are getting a taste of Hollywood as scenes for the new Star Wars film are shot on nearby island Skellig Michael. 
VIDEO: The challenge of tackling Ebola  Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:50:15 GMT
Scientists have been aware of Ebola since the mid-1970s, but so far no vaccine or cure has been developed. 
'Tolkien's tree' to get the chop  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:19:03 GMT
A 215-year-old tree thought to have inspired JRR Tolkien during the author's time in Oxford is to be chopped down after two of its branches fell off. 
Broody octopus keeps four-year vigil  Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:01:21 GMT
A deep-sea octopus is observed nursing her eggs for more than four years - the longest brooding time seen in any animal. 
Euro prices deeper in 'danger zone'  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:18:27 GMT
The eurozone inflation rate falls by 0.4% in July, sliding further into what the European Central Bank describes as a "danger zone". 
Adidas warns on profits and Russia  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:56:12 GMT
Adidas shares tumble after the sportswear maker issues a profit warning and says it will open fewer stores in Russia. 
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. 
Dark net drugs ads have 'doubled'  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:01:15 GMT
An investigation by the BBC indicates that the number of listings advertising illegal drugs sales on the dark net has doubled in less than a year. 
Met Opera in late union talks  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:20:31 GMT
The Metropolitan Opera in New York says it hopes last minute negotiations with unions over a pay dispute will avoid a staff lockout.