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VIDEO: Investigation into US 'pumpkin riot'  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:26:17 GMT
An annual pumpkin festival in Keene, New Hampshire, turned violent as the event descended into a night of rioting. 
VIDEO: Baghdad: Where one bomb is a quiet day  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:03:29 GMT
The regularity of bombings in Baghdad makes fire-fighting a busy and dangerous profession. 
VIDEO: Ebola survivors’ blood 'saving lives'  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:21:11 GMT
Blood from survivors of the Ebola virus is being used to treat patients suffering from the disease. 
VIDEO: Women break mass skydive record  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:21:05 GMT
The record for the largest all-female skydive formation has been broken by 117 women in California. 
VIDEO: Mobile screens to help the short sighted  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 01:50:31 GMT
Scientists at MIT are working on trying to create "superhuman vision". 
China says no to Dumbledore  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:59:17 GMT
Chinese state media urge citizens to think carefully when choosing an English name. 
VIDEO: Robot dragon versus giant spider  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 06:09:32 GMT
Two mythical creatures, a giant spider and a huge dragon, have faced one another in battle at Beijing's Olympic Park. 
China growth slows to five-year low  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 04:20:21 GMT
China's economy grows at its slowest pace since the global financial crisis, causing speculation the government may introduce more stimulus measures. 
Apple's iPhone sales boost earnings  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:32:40 GMT
Apple reports fourth-quarter earnings of $8.47bn (£5.24bn), beating analysts' expectations, helped by sales of its new iPhone models. 
Google changes 'to fight piracy'  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:16:27 GMT
Google announces changes to its search engine in an attempt to curb online piracy. 
Anonymising router project shut down  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:15:34 GMT
A plan to raise cash to make a router that hides what people do online has been suspended after questions were raised about the project. 
Banksy's Pierced Eardrum vandalised  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:38:33 GMT
A new mural by street artist Banksy in Bristol is vandalised less than 24 hours after the work appeared. 
Baker Street saxophone player dies  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:36:09 GMT
The musician behind one of the most recognisable saxophone solos - on Gerry Rafferty's hit Baker Street - has died, it is announced. 
African solar plan to power UK homes  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 06:33:33 GMT
Investors are seeking funding from the UK government for an ambitious plan to import solar energy generated in North Africa. 
Europe 'will fail to protect climate'  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:05:35 GMT
IPCC expert says EU's plan consigns future leaders to “extraordinary and unprecedented” CO2 cuts.