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Protest halts Nasa spaceflight plans

2 hours 11 min ago
Nasa is facing a delay to work on two new commercial spacecraft after a formal protest about the contract award process.

Trains halted by track-side fire

2 hours 30 min ago
Trains on a railway line out of Birmingham are stopped due to a fire involving 200 tons of metal in Smethwick.

Microsoft unveils Windows 10 system

2 hours 56 min ago
Microsoft announces the next version of its core operating system, called Windows 10, which will reintroduce the Start Menu.

VIDEO: Driest September in UK since 1910

3 hours 2 sec ago
September is likely to go down as the driest since records began over a century ago in 1910, according to provisional figures released by the Met Office.

VIDEO: Henning's wife makes new mercy plea

3 hours 5 min ago
The wife of British hostage Alan Henning has made a renewed direct appeal to the IS militants holding her husband.

Obama and Modi call for 'new agenda'

3 hours 8 min ago
Indian PM Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama call for a "new agenda" between their countries during Mr Modi's two-day visit to the US.

CSKA Moscow 0-1 Bayern Munich

3 hours 12 min ago
Thomas Muller scores a penalty as Bayern Munich beat CSKA Moscow 1-0 at an empty stadium in the Champions League.

Fraudulent Italian divorces voided

3 hours 27 min ago
"Quickie" divorce cases taken out in courts in England and Wales by 180 Italian couples are declared void after a widespread fraud was uncovered.

Argentina defies US over debt payment

3 hours 32 min ago
Argentina deposits $161m in bond interest payments with the state-controlled Nacion Fideicomisos bank, in an effort to skirt US court rulings.

Will Premier League bubble burst?

3 hours 46 min ago
Would an inquiry burst Premier League bubble?

Phelps 'arrested for drink driving'

4 hours 24 min ago
US Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been arrested for driving under the influence, police in Baltimore, Maryland say.

Cuts delay police ombudsman probes

4 hours 45 min ago
Budget cuts have delayed Police Ombudsman investigations into allegations of serious crime by the police in almost 300 killings in Northern Ireland.

Iran 'postpones' woman's execution

4 hours 59 min ago
Iran is reported to have postponed the execution of Reyhaneh Jabbari, convicted of killing a man she said was trying to sexually abuse her.

VIDEO: Wildlife populations halved in 40 years

5 hours 31 sec ago
A new study has warned that wildlife populations around the world have dropped by more than half in just 40 years.

RAF jets strike first IS targets

5 hours 4 min ago
RAF jets attack two Islamic State targets in Iraq - the first strikes since Parliament approved military action on Friday.

Verstappen could be 'superstar' - Stewart

5 hours 30 min ago
Sir Jackie Stewart says Max Verstappen could become a "superstar" if he impresses in his grand prix weekend debut at Suzuka.

Brown calls for 'promises' petition

5 hours 31 min ago
Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown calls for 100,000 Scots to sign a petition urging Westminster to keep devolution promises.

DJ Neil Fox held over 'sex assaults'

5 hours 31 min ago
Radio DJ Neil Fox - known as "Dr Fox" - is arrested in London by police investigating claims of historical sex offences.

Armed police in stand-off with man

5 hours 32 min ago
Armed police are involved in a stand-off with a man in North Shields who witnesses say was waving a gun.

NHS's extra £425m over two years

5 hours 34 min ago
The Welsh NHS is to get an extra £425m to spend over the next two years, Finance Minister Jane Hutt announces.