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Cape Fear actress Bergen dies aged 84  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 08:47:53 GMT
Polly Bergen, the actress whose fictional family was terrorised by Robert Mitchum in the 1962 film Cape Fear, dies aged 84. 
More celeb 'naked pictures' leaked  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 10:06:39 GMT
Kim Kardashian, Mary-Kate Olsen and Vanessa Hudgens seem to be some of the latest victims. 
China overtakes EU on 'per head' CO2  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 17:42:48 GMT
New research shows China's rising emissions per head of population have overtaken the EU while the global total reaches a new high. 
'Artificial eye' to detect particles  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:12:25 GMT
The human eye has inspired physicists to create a processor that can analyse particle collisions 400 times faster than currently possible. 
Sierra Leone begins Ebola lockdown  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:58:32 GMT
A three-day curfew is under way in Sierra Leone to enable health workers to find and isolate cases of Ebola, but critics warn it will achieve little. 
Ebola health team killed in Guinea  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:58:45 GMT
Eight members of a team trying to raise awareness about Ebola have been killed by villagers in Guinea, officials say. 
Pellegrini criticises Chelsea style  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:01:15 GMT
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini compares Chelsea's defensive style during Sunday's 1-1 draw to that of Stoke City. 
Hamilton 'not thinking about title'  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:32:48 GMT
Lewis Hamilton insists the World Championship was not on his mind, despite taking the lead for the first time in four months. 
Getting a driving licence without a test  Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:03:59 GMT
In most places you need to pass a test to get a driving licence - for now Mexico City is an exception. 
The scary element that helps probe space's secrets  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT
Plutonium may be the most feared substance in the entire periodic table, but it also has peaceful us 
Kenya marks Westgate mall attack  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 16:33:55 GMT
Kenya is marking a year since the attack by Islamist militants on Nairobi's Westgate shopping centre, in which at least 67 people were killed. 
Bainimarama sworn in as Fiji PM  Mon, 22 Sep 2014 05:52:53 GMT
Fiji's former military leader Frank Bainimarama is sworn in as prime minister of the Pacific nation after an emphatic election win. 
Police probe Balotelli racist abuse  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 21:44:10 GMT
Police are investigating after Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli is subjected to racist abuse on Twitter. 
Peru creates anti-logging commission  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:49:24 GMT
The Peruvian authorities announce a new anti-logging commission after the killings of four indigenous leaders in the Amazon rainforest. 
Deadly bomb blast in central Cairo  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 09:43:17 GMT
A bomb explosion near the Egyptian foreign ministry in Cairo kills at least two police officers, security officials say.