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VIDEO: One-minute World News  Fri, 01 Aug 2014 07:04:16 GMT
Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day. 
VIDEO: Poodling along in the gymnasium  Fri, 01 Aug 2014 01:50:07 GMT
A new gymnasium exclusively for dogs has opened up in Alexandria, Virginia. 
VIDEO: Axe crashes through windscreen  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:24:43 GMT
A car passenger had a lucky escape after an axe flew off the back of a lorry and through the windscreen of the vehicle travelling behind it. 
VIDEO: Mysterious miracle? Crop circle draws crowds  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:33:01 GMT
A giant crop circle which apparently appeared out of nowhere, has drawn crowds of people to a farmer's field in Bavaria, southern Germany. 
VIDEO: The rise and rise of video blogs  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:11:29 GMT
Members of the 'millennial generation' are finding ways to earn a living from skills they learned not at school, but on social media. 
Muhammad Ali gloves fetch $400,000  Fri, 01 Aug 2014 06:31:44 GMT
The gloves worn by boxer Muhammad Ali during the "Fight of the Century" against Joe Frazier have been sold for nearly $400,000. 
Technique turns bodies 'see-through'  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:13:23 GMT
A newly discovered way to make entire bodies transparent could pave the way for a new generation of treatments, scientists say. 
BA owner IAG moves into profit  Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:35:30 GMT
British Airways owner IAG moves into profit for the first half of 2014 after an improved performance by its Iberia airline business. 
Russia bans Polish fruit and veg  Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:52:41 GMT
Russia imposes a sweeping ban on imports of fruit and vegetables from Poland, as EU sanctions on Russia over Ukraine start to bite. 
Israeli Iron Dome firms 'hacked'  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:44:33 GMT
The BBC has seen evidence that appears to confirm hackers stole secret military documents from two Israeli government-owned companies. 
Dark net drugs ads have 'doubled'  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:01:15 GMT
An investigation by the BBC indicates that the number of listings advertising illegal drugs sales on the dark net has doubled in less than a year. 
Rolf Harris challenges conviction  Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:20:45 GMT
Disgraced entertainer Rolf Harris applies for permission to appeal against his conviction for indecent assaults. 
Cheltenham Banksy artwork defaced  Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:11:32 GMT
A Banksy artwork painted on the wall of a house in Cheltenham, which was at the centre of a row over its removal, has been defaced. 
Goalkeepers' penalty 'flaw' revealed  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:17:41 GMT
Goalkeepers in penalty shoot-outs make a predictable error that could influence the outcome of the game according to new research. 
Dinosaurs 'shrank' to become birds  Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:12:08 GMT
Huge meat-eating, land-living dinosaurs evolved into birds by constantly shrinking for over 50 million years, new research shows.