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First transplant of 'dead' heart 
  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:00:25 GMT 
    Surgeons in Australia say they have performed the first heart transplant using a "dead heart".


Kiwis stun Australia in Four Nations 
  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 11:11:40 GMT 
    New Zealand shock Australia in the Four Nations with a resounding victory that ended the hosts' 16-match winning run.


Liverpool 0-0 Hull City 
  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 16:19:52 GMT 
    Liverpool fail to break down a resolute Hull City side as Reds striker Mario Balotelli suffers another frustrating day.


The day UFOs stopped play 
  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:31:00 GMT 
    In 1954, a football game in Florence was interrupted by UFOs flying over the stadium. The spectacle was witnessed by more than 10,000 people – but what was it?


How to solve brain-teasers set by a top puzzle master 
  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:32:50 GMT 
    The Magazine recently wrote about the late puzzle master extraordinaire, Martin Gardner, and shared some of his brain-teasers - as promised, here are the answers.


Rwanda bans BBC over genocide film 
  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:29:57 GMT 
    Rwanda suspends BBC broadcasts in the Kinyarwanda language with immediate effect because of a controversial documentary about the 1994 genocide.


Younus sets Pakistan century record 
  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 13:27:29 GMT 
    Younus Khan becomes Pakistan's highest Test century maker as they set Australia 438 to win the first Test in Dubai.


Russia 'helped Yanukovych to flee' 
  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:01:04 GMT 
    Vladimir Putin says for the first time that Russia helped Ukraine's ex-President Viktor Yanukovych to flee after he was ousted in February.


Life terms for Argentina jail crimes 
  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 01:56:09 GMT 
    An Argentine ex-police chief and ex-interior minister are among 15 people given life sentences for involvement in a torture centre in the 1970s.


US urges probe into West Bank death 
  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 15:03:05 GMT 
    The US urges an investigation after an Palestinian-American teenager is shot dead by Israeli soldiers near Ramallah in the West Bank.


Two US Ebola nurses free of virus 
  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 04:10:30 GMT 
    Two nurses infected with Ebola while treating a patient in Dallas are declared free of the deadly virus, a day after the first infection in New York.


Scottish Labour leader stands down 
  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 16:14:24 GMT 
    Scottish Labour Party leader Johann Lamont resigns with immediate effect after accusing the UK party of treating Scotland like a "branch office".


Ex-first ministers hit out at Labour 
  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 09:50:20 GMT 
    Two former first ministers of Scotland have hit out at Labour's treatment of its Scottish leader Johann Lamont.


Fourth Portsmouth man killed in Syria 
  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 13:52:12 GMT 
    A fourth man from Portsmouth who went to fight in Syria for Islamic State is believed to have been killed.


Man 'raped by priest 65 years ago' 
  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 09:33:01 GMT 
    A 72-year-old man says he was raped by a priest in a Bedfordshire boys' home 65 years ago.
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