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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. 
Nigeria closes schools over Ebola  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:44:14 GMT
Nigerian schools are ordered to remain shut, delaying the new academic year until 13 October as part of measures to prevent the spread of Ebola. 
Tomatoes linked with fighting cancer  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:03:56 GMT
Eating tomatoes may lower the risk of prostate cancer, research suggests. 
Arsenal 1-0 Besiktas  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 21:19:16 GMT
Alexis Sanchez hits the only goal as 10-man Arsenal beat Besiktas to qualify for the Champions League group stage. 
India thrash England in second ODI  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:10:46 GMT
England lose by a crushing 133 runs in the second one-day international at Cardiff after Suresh Raina's superb century. 
The etiquette of reclining seats on flights  Tue, 26 Aug 2014 23:11:32 GMT
When is it acceptable to lean back at 30,000ft, asks Jon Kelly. 
The rehab centres that lock up addicts  Tue, 26 Aug 2014 23:15:58 GMT
In Guatemala City, thousands of addicts are offered treatment by churches - while Christianity offers salvation for some, many are held behind bars against their will. 
Mali to prosecute migrant parents  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:12:36 GMT
Mali says it intends to prosecute parents who send their underage children to Europe as migrants but needs Europe's co-operation to do so. 
Japan PM marks war criminal ceremony  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:06:38 GMT
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe sent a message to a ceremony honouring war criminals, official confirm, amid strained ties with China and South Korea. 
Experts identify 173 MH17 victims  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:00:27 GMT
Forensics officers have so far identified 173 victims of flight MH17, shot down over Ukraine, but say the process is getting more difficult. 
Policemen jailed over Ecuador revolt  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:45:24 GMT
Six Ecuadorean police officers who took part in a 2010 mutiny are sentenced to 12 years in jail for trying to assassinate President Rafael Correa. 
UN to act on Libya militia leaders  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 21:13:45 GMT
The UN Security Council calls for an immediate ceasefire in Libya and sanctions against those involved in the recent surge in violence there. 
Cops crewmember killed by US police  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:42:29 GMT
A crew member on the US police reality TV show Cops is shot and killed when Nebraska police open fire on a robbery suspect. 
Wright quits Labour but not PCC role  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:48:31 GMT
Shaun Wright resigns from the Labour Party but refuses to quit his South Yorkshire police and crime commissioner role following a damning report into child abuse. 
PM: UK 'supports million Scots jobs'  Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:55:08 GMT
The prime minister is to tell business leaders that the UK is "an economy of opportunity" which supports one million Scottish jobs.