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Boom in satellite ship tracking  Fri, 18 Jul 2014 16:21:21 GMT
The demand for ship identification and tracking data acquired by satellites is growing rapidly. 
'Large gene find in schizophrenia'  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 03:48:33 GMT
In the largest ever genetic study of the disease, scientists have discovered some 80 genes which could leave people at higher risk of schizophrenia. 
'Exciting' drug flushes out HIV  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 04:31:12 GMT
Scientists say they have made an "exciting" step towards curing HIV by forcing the virus out of its hiding places in the body. 
England will miss Gerrard - Hodgson  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:10:38 GMT
Roy Hodgson says England will miss Steven Gerrard's "leadership" following his captain's international retirement. 
Prior takes break from England duty  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:52:27 GMT
England wicketkeeper Matt Prior is to take a break from cricket for the rest of the summer to recover from injuries. 
Seeing a doctor for the first time in seven years  Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:03:42 GMT
Healthcare reform is President Obama's signature piece of domestic legislation, and also his most controversial - but quietly, millions are signing up. 
The beaches where Lego keeps washing up  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:12:42 GMT
A container filled with Lego fell into the sea in 1997. The pieces are still turning up today. 
Kenya defence Twitter account hacked  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:09:23 GMT
The Twitter accounts of the Kenya defence forces and its spokesman are hacked by activists protesting about corruption. 
Ukraine rebels give up 'black boxes'  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:44:14 GMT
Rebels in eastern Ukraine have handed over two flight-data recorders from the downed MH17 plane to Malaysian officials. 
France condemns 'anti-Semitic' riot  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:17:01 GMT
French Prime Minister Manuel Valls attacks "anti-Semitic" violence that broke out during a protest against Israel's action in Gaza. 
Mexico children's home owner freed  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 01:05:04 GMT
The owner of a children's home in the Mexican city of Zamora at the heart of an abuse scandal has been released by police. 
Iraq monastery 'seized by militants'  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:25:38 GMT
Islamist militants who control the Iraqi city of Mosul are reported to have seized a nearby ancient monastery and ordered the monks to leave. 
US hospital in $190m 'abuse' payout  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:23:57 GMT
Johns Hopkins Hospital agrees to pay $190m to thousands of women who joined a legal case claiming a gynaecologist secretly recorded them. 
Britain to urge new Russia sanctions  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 03:09:11 GMT
Britain is expected to push for tougher sanctions against Russia when EU foreign ministers meet in the wake of the Malaysia Airlines crash. 
Prince George pictures mark birthday  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:54:17 GMT
Two new images of Prince George are released as the third in line to the throne celebrates his first birthday on Tuesday.