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VIDEO: French launch first strikes on IS 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:00:52 GMT 
    French fighter jets have launched their first air strikes against Islamic State in northern Iraq as Kurds in northern Syria flee attacks by IS militants.


VIDEO: Apple fans queue for new iPhone 6 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:30:53 GMT 
    Apple's new gadget the iPhone 6 has gone on sale around the world - but many customers have been queuing for days to get their hands on the new device


VIDEO: 'Home of golf' accepts women members 
  Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:16:05 GMT 
    The Royal and Ancient Golf Club in St Andrews has voted to accept women members for the first time in its history.


VIDEO: TV forecaster breaks endurance record 
  Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:47:47 GMT 
    Eli Kari Gjengedal has broken the world record for continuous weather presenting, with 33 hours on screen.


VIDEO: First buyer drops brand-new iPhone 6 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:15:41 GMT 
    The first person to buy the iPhone 6 in Perth, Australia, dropped his new gadget during an interview with a TV reporter.


Baby giraffe: 'It's a girl' 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:30:41 GMT 
    Belfast Zoo has revealed a baby giraffe born in front of surprised visitors at the animal enclosure is a girl.


Shares rise in London on 'No' vote 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:05:06 GMT 
    Shares rise in London after Scotland rejects independence, as a rally in the pound fades.


VIDEO: BBC World News business headlines 
  Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:34:51 GMT 
    The latest international business headlines from BBC World News.


Oracle boss Larry Ellison steps down 
  Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:14:29 GMT 
    Multi-billionaire Oracle boss Larry Ellison steps aside to focus on product engineering, as Mark Hurd and Safra Catz are named as co-chief executives.


AUDIO: Future 'enormous' for Alibaba 
  Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:04:49 GMT 
    The Chinese e-commerce giant, Alibaba, is expected to raise over $25bn (£15bn) in its forthcoming initial public offering.


Spacey stalker given four years 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 07:49:24 GMT 
    A woman who engaged in a "persistent and malevolent" cyberstalking campaign against actor Kevin Spacey has been sentenced to more than four years in prison.


Wallace Collection's gallery reopens 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:06:49 GMT 
    The Wallace Collection's Great Gallery, which contains paintings by masters including Rubens, Velazquez and Titian, reopens after a £5m refurbishment.


'Artificial eye' to detect particles 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:12:25 GMT 
    The human eye has inspired physicists to create a processor that can analyse particle collisions 400 times faster than currently possible.


Forest land rights need global focus 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:21:47 GMT 
    Recognising the land rights of local people could provide cost-effective protection for many of the world's tropical forests, a report says.


Ebola health team killed in Guinea 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:58:45 GMT 
    Eight members of a team trying to raise awareness about Ebola have been killed by villagers in Guinea, officials say.
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