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Aereo files for bankruptcy protection  Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:56:07 GMT
Aereo, the TV streaming upstart meant to take on US cable firms, files for bankruptcy protection after a Supreme Court decision threw the company's legality into doubt. 
Police make computer hijack arrests  Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:21:26 GMT
Fifteen people have been arrested, including four in the UK, in connection with the hijacking of computers. 
Google tries ad-free net experiment  Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:30:09 GMT
Search giant Google has unveiled an experiment that lets people pay to visit sites rather than see adverts. 
O'Keeffe work sets female art record  Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:58:45 GMT
A floral painting by late US artist Georgia O'Keeffe sells for $44.4m (£28.8m) at auction, setting a record for an artwork by a female artist. 
Cosby carries on with one-man show  Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:21:18 GMT
US entertainer Bill Cosby presses on with a series of comic engagements despite mounting allegations that he sexually assaulted a number of women. 
Climate fund receives $9.3bn pledge  Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:39:16 GMT
Thirty nations meeting in Berlin have pledged $9.3bn (£6bn) for a fund to help developing countries cut emissions and prepare for climate change. 
Embrace the arts, engineers told  Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:00:25 GMT
Engineering needs to emphasise its creative side to encourage more young people to take it up as a career, says a leading member of the profession. 
Ebola 'stable' in Guinea - WHO  Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:33:53 GMT
The deadly Ebola outbreak is now "stable" in Guinea, the country where the latest crisis began, the World Health Organization says. 
Female bosses 'more depressed'  Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:59:57 GMT
Women with job authority are more likely than men to display symptoms of depression, according to research in the US. 
Pacquiao retains WBO title in Macau  Sun, 23 Nov 2014 07:56:27 GMT
Filipino Manny Pacquiao retains his WBO welterweight title with a resounding points defeat of American Chris Algieri. 
Red Bull excluded from qualifying  Sat, 22 Nov 2014 17:50:46 GMT
Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo and Sebastian Vettel are excluded from qualifying at the Abu Dhabi GP for driving illegal cars. 
Is winning 100 caps still a big deal?  Sat, 22 Nov 2014 00:11:40 GMT
Wayne Rooney recently became the ninth English footballer to win 100 caps but is it easier to do this now than it was a generation ago? 
Monsieur Romieu - a 'man of talents'  Sat, 22 Nov 2014 00:12:18 GMT
At a time of international conflict two centuries ago, did Britain assassinate an enemy agent while the world was looking the other way? 
Police in toastie mercy dash  Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:39:56 GMT
Officers in New Zealand come to the rescue of a distressed woman who hadn't eaten for three days. 
Writing lessons give way to typing  Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:25:46 GMT
Finnish students will no longer be taught joined-up handwriting, and will get typing lessons instead.