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VIDEO: 'I'll never stop missing my Breck'

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 12:28pm
Lorin LaFave, whose 14-year-old son, Breck Bednar, was stabbed to death by an "internet predator", says she is lost and heartbroken.

Colombia rebels release two soldiers

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 11:47am
Colombia's Farc rebels release two soldiers taken hostage earlier this month, a first step towards resuming peace talks.

Facebook hosted Rigby murder chat

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 11:43am
Facebook hosted a conversation by one of Fusilier Lee Rigby's killers in which he said he wanted to kill a soldier, five months before the attack, the BBC learns.

The problem with freezing stem cells

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 11:06am
What went wrong with a cancer treatment that should have healed rather than harmed.

S Leone Ebola workers dump bodies

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 11:05am
Burial workers in the Sierra Leonean city of Kenema dump bodies in public in protest at non-payment of allowances for handling Ebola victims.

'Tour may raise World Cup questions'

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 10:32am
England are desperate for a winning one-day formula, but a tour of Sri Lanka could raise more questions than answers.

Pope Francis hits out at 'bureaucratic' Europe

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 10:28am
Many MEPs were surprised at how trenchant the Pope's criticisms were, after he directly addressed them on the current malaise in Europe.

Bangladesh 'Hajj critic' is arrested

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 9:28am
A senior Bangladeshi politician who criticised the annual Hajj pilgrimage made by Muslims to Mecca is arrested in Dhaka for insulting Islam.

Captain Kirk not trekking to Cheshire

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 9:11am
Star Trek legend William Shatner denies rumours he will boldly go to switch on the Christmas lights in a Cheshire town.

Tech firms criticised by Rigby report

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 9:08am
Facebook, Apple, Google, Microsoft, Twitter and Yahoo are accused of not doing enough to prevent attacks, following a review into Fusilier Lee Rigby's murder.

VIDEO: Hughes critical after being hit by ball

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 8:54am
Australia batsman Phil Hughes is in a critical condition after being hit by a ball at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

VIDEO: Extreme adventurers adopt plucky dog

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 8:49am
A team of Swedish extreme adventurers on a 10-day race through the Amazon rainforest have adopted a stray dog who started following them around after they fed him.

In pictures: Ruling sparks rioting in US town of Ferguson

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 8:45am
Night of unrest follows a jury's decision

Pope complains of 'haggard' Europe

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 8:29am
Pope Francis warns that Europe appears "somewhat elderly" and less and less a protagonist, in a speech to EU politicians in Strasbourg.

VIDEO: Editor: It looks crazy, but in fact it's not

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 8:27am
The UK's newest newspaper was launched on Monday and The National is taking a pro-Scottish independence line.

VIDEO: Underwear protest by Mexican farmers

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 7:56am
Mexican farmers hold a protest wearing just underpants and a photograph to protest against alleged abuse of power.

AUDIO: Songwriters' bad science lyrics

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 7:54am
Blue Peter Scientist Steve Mould is given the task of looking at some of the worst offenders.

VIDEO: Mellor 'an idiot' over cabbie comments

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 7:41am
A former Sun editor says David Mellor "is an absolute ocean-going idiot" over his comments to a London cabbie.

Day in pictures: 25 November 2014

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 7:34am
24 hours of news images: 25 November

French dad loses adoption fight

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 - 7:12am
A French appeal court refuses to allow a father to take custody of his biological son, who was given up for adoption by his mother.