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VIDEO: The facts about global travel  Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:11:12 GMT
BBC News looks at the facts about global travel. 
VIDEO: Dog friendly buses in Hong Kong  Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:58:10 GMT
A new bus service has been launched in Hong Kong for pet lovers. 
VIDEO: Quick-thinking mother saves baby  Sun, 27 Jul 2014 07:33:56 GMT
A woman and her baby had a lucky escape, when they narrowly avoided being involved in a car accident in San Francisco. 
VIDEO: Syria's ancient heritage under fire  Sun, 27 Jul 2014 07:48:36 GMT
UNESCO has established an observatory in Lebanon aimed at preventing Syria's artefacts being smuggled into neighbouring countries. 
Koala survives speedy ride under car  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:17:39 GMT
A koala has had an extraordinary escape clinging to the bottom of a car on a busy Australian highway. 
VIDEO: Old van turned into mobile sauna  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:36:28 GMT
An entrepreneur in Kyrgyzstan has converted a rusty old van into a mobile steam room. 
Strike ends in South Africa  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:01:30 GMT
A four-week strike in South Africa's steel and engineering industries has come to an end after the country's biggest trade union sealed a deal with employers. 
Lloyds fined £218m over Libor  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:22:32 GMT
Lloyds Banking Group is fined £218m for "serious misconduct" relating to key interest rates including Libor. 
Police to place ads on piracy sites  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:04:02 GMT
The City of London police has started placing banner advertisements on websites believed to be offering pirated content illegally. 
Hacker McKinnon turns search expert  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:52:33 GMT
Gary McKinnon, the computer hacker who was the subject of a 10-year legal battle over US extradition, reinvents himself as a search expert. 
Burma Top Gear breached Ofcom rules  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:00:36 GMT
Top Gear's Burma special in which Jeremy Clarkson used a racial term broke broadcasting guidelines, Ofcom rules. 
Johansson beats Johnson at US cinemas  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:33:57 GMT
Scarlett Johansson's action thriller Lucy comes out on top in a box office tussle with Hercules, the latest vehicle for former wrestler Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson. 
How faces drive first impressions  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:23:36 GMT
UK scientists model the physical attributes that underpin our social judgements about strangers. 
'Brain hub predicts negative events'  Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:40:42 GMT
Scientists have identified a part of the brain that may help us predict when things are about to go wrong and could play a part in depression. 
Six seconds 'can transform health'  Sat, 26 Jul 2014 23:46:31 GMT
Short six-second bursts of vigorous exercise have the potential to transform the health of elderly people, say researchers.