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VIDEO: Call to air traffic control after pilot dies

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 11:37am
A recording of a call from the co-pilot to air traffic control has been released after a pilot on an overnight flight from Phoenix to Boston is believed to have died of a heart attack.

Diner balks at $200 prawn bill

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 11:25am
A customer in China is left with a bad taste in his mouth after a restaurant charged him over $200 for a plate of prawns that he thought would cost $6.

Prices of flats rise faster than houses

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 11:04am
Over the past decade the price of flats has risen much faster than the price of houses, according to research for the Halifax.

TPP trade deal: Winners and losers

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 11:02am
The TTP trade deal is being touted as the world's biggest in two decades. Here's a look at some of the winners and losers of the deal.

Will Smith reveals world tour plans

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 10:47am
Actor and rapper Will Smith reveals he's recorded more than 30 songs and is planning his first ever world tour with sidekick DJ Jazzy Jeff next year.

PM: Hunt's comments 'misinterpreted'

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 10:42am
David Cameron defends Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt after he suggested tax credit cuts would motivate Britons to work as hard as people in China.

Boy, 11, held for killing girl of eight

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 10:22am
An 11-year-old boy in the US state of Tennessee is held on suspicion of shooting dead an eight-year-old girl in a row over a puppy.

'Worsening inequality in NI education'

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 10:19am
The Equality Commission says inequality in education has worsened in Northern Ireland since 2007

VIDEO: Moyes was the right man - Ferguson

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 10:17am
Sir Alex Ferguson says Manchester United "picked the right man" in hiring David Moyes to succeed him as manager.

VIDEO: Britain's canals: A bird's eye view

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 9:57am
Take an aerial tour of Britain's canals by drone starting at the Leeds and Liverpool Canal and flying over the Grand Union, Kennet and Avon, and Llangollen canals.

Russia airspace incursion 'no accident'

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 9:52am
Nato says Russia's violation of Turkish airspace over the weekend "does not look like an accident"

VIDEO: Emily Blunt: Hollywood can be pretty brutal

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 9:48am
It has been almost 10 years since Emily Blunt's breakout role as the sharp-tongued assistant in The Devil Wears Prada. But the British actress's latest role could not be more different.

UK car sales hit September high

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 9:39am
The number of new car registrations in the UK hit a record high for September, the motor industry says.

EU lawyer backs UK on migrant benefits

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 9:36am
A top EU legal adviser backs the UK government in a court battle with the European Commission over the UK's right to reside test for EU migrants.

What's the truth about the VIP 'paedophile ring'?

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 9:31am
Sensational claims of child abuse and murder were described by police as "credible and true" - but have the accused and genuine victims alike been let down by a rush to judgement?

VIDEO: Nato briefing ahead of Brussels talks

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 9:25am
Nato secretary-general Jens Stoltenberg briefs the media on the upcoming alliance defence ministers' meeting in Brussels.

A good death: Can guidelines help?

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 9:20am
Can guidelines from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence improve our final moments, asks Smitha Mundasad.

Ruling threatens Facebook data transfers

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 8:52am
The EU's top court rules in favour of a student who argues a trans-Atlantic data agreement doesn’t adequately protect consumers, with big implications for tech firms.

Rare Tintin art sells for $1.2m in HK

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 8:47am
A rare drawing of comic book adventurer Tintin has sold for 9.6 million Hong Kong dollars ($1.2m; £0.8m) at an auction in Hong Kong.

VIDEO: Newly-discovered rat 'like no other'

BBC World News - Tue, 06/10/2015 - 8:27am
A team of international scientists have discovered a new species of rat in Indonesia.