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UK team to shoot for fusion record 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 09:38:27 GMT 
    The director of a UK science facility says it could set a new world record in nuclear fusion by the end of the decade.


Mystery of 'ocean quacks' solved 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:55 GMT 
    The mystery of a bizarre quacking sound often heard in the Southern Ocean has finally been solved, scientists report.


Binge drinking 'link to overeating' 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 09:21:17 GMT 
    Drinking more than three large glasses of wine can push people over a "tipping point", meaning they consume about 6,300 extra calories in the following 24 hours, research says.


Cancer teen hits £1m charity target 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:54:57 GMT 
    A teenage blogger with terminal cancer raises more than £1m for charity after posting his final message to followers.


Robben surprised by Real's approach 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:45:24 GMT 
    Bayern Munich's Arjen Robben is surprised by Real Madrid's cautious approach in their 1-0 Champions League semi-final first-leg win.


Why Palestinians love St George 
  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:14:26 GMT 
    As England celebrates the day of its patron saint, many Palestinians are gearing up for their own celebrations of this shared hero.


The man who takes troubled youths to therapy camp 
  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:06:17 GMT 
    As more and more families send their drug and alcohol-addicted kids to therapeutic wilderness camps in the US, more and more become acquainted with the shadowy figure known as the "escort."


S Sudan president sacks army chief 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 10:06:59 GMT 
    South Sudan's president sacks the head of the national army amid reports of military setbacks - including rebels seizing the oil hub of Bentiu.


Match-fixer arrested in Finland 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 10:05:59 GMT 
    Convicted football match-fixer Wilson Raj Perumal is being held by Finnish police on an international arrest warrant, officials say.


Police make Syria plea to UK women 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:46:32 GMT 
    British counter-terrorism police chiefs make an unprecedented appeal to Muslim women to persuade their relatives against travelling to Syria to fight in the civil war.


Bogota mayor Petro reinstalled 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:44:25 GMT 
    Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos reinstates the ousted mayor of Bogota, Gustavo Petro, to his post following a court order to that effect.


Hamas and Fatah declare end to rift 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:59:14 GMT 
    Rival Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas announce a reconciliation deal, saying they will seek to form a unity government in the coming weeks.


US troops in Poland for exercises 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:59:19 GMT 
    A first contingent of US troops arrives in Poland for military exercises amid heightened tensions with Russia over Ukraine.


Crime falls 15% in England and Wales 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 10:21:53 GMT 
    Overall crime in England and Wales falls by 15% in 2013, an official survey shows - but there are signs, according to police figures, of rises in certain categories.


Labour to cut ties with Co-op Bank 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:27:57 GMT 
    The Labour Party is looking to sever its links with the troubled Co-op Bank, bringing to an end one of the oldest political partnerships in the UK.
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