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Crude oil prices down as Opec meets 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 11:51:10 GMT 
    Crude oil prices slip to a four-year low as Opec nations meet in Vienna to discuss production levels.

GSK hails Ebola vaccine breakthrough 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 22:00:03 GMT 
    Sir Andrew Witty says "tantalising" prospect of viable vaccine becoming available next year

Ubisoft apologises for Assassin bugs 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 13:58:03 GMT 
    The head of the games studio behind Assassin's Creed Unity emails players apologising for glitches in the game and offering compensation.

Law ends regulator logo on devices 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 13:18:19 GMT 
    Electronic devices sold in the US are no longer required to display certain regulatory symbols and text, thanks to a new law.

Brits voters give tips for 2015 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:47:14 GMT 
    New acts George The poet, James Bay and Years and Years are being tipped for success in 2015 after being shortlisted for the Brits Critics' Choice Award.

War and Peace to take over Radio 4 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 13:42:31 GMT 
    A 10-hour production of Tolstoy's epic novel War and Peace, featuring John Hurt, will dominate BBC Radio 4's output on New Year's Day.

Risk from extreme weather rises 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 01:42:30 GMT 
    Royal Society says combination of population growth and climate change will increase danger to cities.

UK team's data bonanza from comet 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:46:50 GMT 
    UK researchers obtain "rich" data from the Philae lander just before its power died.

Ebola 'stable' in Guinea - WHO 
  Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:33:53 GMT 
    The deadly Ebola outbreak is now "stable" in Guinea, the country where the latest crisis began, the World Health Organization says.

'Exciting' bladder cancer drug trial 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 02:25:43 GMT 
    A trial to help the immune system fight bladder cancer is showing "exciting" results with tumours completely disappearing in some patients.

Phillip Hughes: Reactions in quotes 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 11:45:48 GMT 
    Well-known Australians and cricket figures pay tribute to Phillip Hughes, who has died aged 25 after being hit by a ball.

'A hero to kids around the nation' 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:29:49 GMT 
    Cricket Australia CEO James Sutherland pays tribute to batsman Phillip Hughes, who has died after being struck by a ball.

Six unexpected WW1 battlegrounds 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:23:52 GMT 
    Not all crucial battles in World War One took place on the muddy fields of Europe - some were fought in little-known places much further afield.

Could head injuries be eliminated? 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 07:06:17 GMT 
    Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes has died after being hit on the head by a cricket ball. Can helmets ever offer total protection?

Lawmakers seek peaceful smoking spot 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 12:46:11 GMT 
    Some Hong Kong council members flee their regular smoking area, after being insulted by protesters.
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