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VIDEO: One-minute World News  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:49:58 GMT
Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day. 
VIDEO: Eighty years married and still in love  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:12:14 GMT
A couple who met in 1928 are celebrating their 80th wedding anniversary today and tell the BBC why they're still in love. 
VIDEO: Cheryl and Cowell back to take on Strictly  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:30:18 GMT
The new series of the X Factor is back on television screens from Saturday. Colin Paterson looks at the new judging line-up and the future of the show 
VIDEO: Chinese calligraphy: Thing of the past?  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 00:02:27 GMT
Many people in China are forgetting how to write their own language. 
VIDEO: What goes into a fake cigarette?  Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:55:45 GMT
The BBC's Tom Brown finds out what is in a fake cigarette 
Star Trek X Prize finalists named  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:31:12 GMT
Ten groups have been chosen as finalists in a $10m (£6m) competition to develop a real-life "tricorder" - the medical scanner used in Star Trek. 
Woman finds 3ft wasp nest on bed  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:44:00 GMT
A Hampshire pest controller takes on the "biggest job of his career", after being called to deal with a nest of more than 5,000 wasps. 
IMF's Lagarde under investigation  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:46:19 GMT
IMF head Christine Lagarde says she has been placed under formal investigation for negligence in a French fraud case but has not been charged. 
McDonald's in Moscow court appeal  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:17:54 GMT
McDonald's says it will appeal against a court ruling in Moscow ordering the closure for 90 days of four of its Russian outlets. 
Call for Facebook beheadings rethink  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:52:16 GMT
Controversial beheading photo posts from Syria spur one of Facebook's safety advisers to call for pictures to have warnings. 
VIDEO: Phones to come with 'kill switch'  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:25:40 GMT
A new law has been passed meaning that smartphones in California will be required to come with a "kill switch" to render them useless if lost or stolen. 
Fans' delight at Kate Bush comeback  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 01:27:34 GMT
Kate Bush makes her stage comeback at London's Hammersmith Apollo to an ecstatic response from fans at her first live concert for 35 years. 
Richard Pryor biopic to star Epps  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:47:20 GMT
The Butler director Lee Daniels confirms Mike Epps will play late comedian Richard Pryor in his forthcoming biopic, alongside Oprah. 
Memories 'flipped' from bad to good  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:09:02 GMT
Neuroscientists artificially turn a mouse's fearful memory into a positive one, and vice versa. 
Concerns grow over Iceland volcano  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:47:08 GMT
Overnight earthquakes raise fears that magma from Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano could be heading towards another large volcanic system, scientists say.