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BBC News

  • VIDEO: Police cautions 'to be scrapped'
    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 08:27:35 GMT
    The government is planning to scrap the use of police cautions - where those who commit minor offences are given a formal warning - in England and Wales.
  • Spacecraft crash and Woolf resigns - papers
    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 07:46:01 GMT
    The test flight crash of Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo space tourism craft and Fiona Woolf's resignation as abuse inquiry head make the headlines.
  • VIDEO: Final moments caught on camera
    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 07:17:14 GMT
    Sir Richard Branson has vowed to continue his space tourism venture despite the fatal crash of one of his craft in the California desert.
  • Meulensteen criticises Rodgers
    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 06:42:06 GMT
    Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is paying the price for not investing in his backroom staff, says Rene Meulensteen.

BBC Business News

  • US shares close at record levels
    Fri, 31 Oct 2014 21:55:04 GMT
    The Dow and SP 500 close at record levels, helped by a surprise move by the Bank of Japan to boost its stimulus measures.
  • FTSE up on bank news and Japan move
    Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:50:23 GMT
    The FTSE 100 rises more than 1% as investors breathed a sigh of relief over Bank of England plans for capital reserves and welcomed news of a stimulus boost from the Bank of Japan.
  • VIDEO: Morocco's offshore oil dispute
    Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:17:07 GMT
    US oil company Kosmos Energy is to begin drilling off the coast of Western Sahara - a disputed territory claimed by both the Moroccan government and separatists from the indigenous Saharawi people.

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