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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.


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.


Skin cancer rates 'surge since 70s' 
  Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:32:58 GMT 
    The incidence of the most serious skin cancer is now five times higher than it was in the 1970s, figures show.


Real Madrid 1-0 Bayern Munich 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:59:50 GMT 
    Karim Benzema's goal gives Real Madrid the advantage in their Champions League semi-final against holders Bayern Munich.


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."


Deadly car bomb strikes Nairobi 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 20:46:40 GMT 
    Four people, two of them police, are killed in the Kenyan capital Nairobi by a car bomb outside a police station.


Everest Sherpas discuss boycott 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 20:52:44 GMT 
    Sherpa guides in Nepal are meeting climbers at Everest base camp to decide whether to continue ascents after an avalanche on Friday killed 16 of their colleagues.


Turkey: Armenia killings 'inhumane' 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:59:46 GMT 
    Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan offers condolences for the first time for the mass killings of Armenians under Ottoman rule during WWI.


Dancer's death sparks Rio clashes 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:40:15 GMT 
    Weeks before the World Cup, deadly clashes break out in the Brazilian city of Rio after the body of a young man is found, allegedly beaten by police.


Iran replaces prison service chief 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:45:59 GMT 
    The head of Iran's prison service is replaced following allegations that political prisoners were beaten by guards at Tehran's Evin jail last week.


Chelsea Manning granted name change 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:51:17 GMT 
    The soldier who leaked US government documents to Wikileaks is granted the right to legally change her name from Bradley to Chelsea.


Police make Syria plea to UK women 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:43:14 GMT 
    British counter-terrorism police chiefs make an unprecedented appeal to Muslim women to urge their relatives against travelling to Syria to possibly fight in the civil war.


Care needs to 'outstrip' family help 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 03:26:59 GMT 
    The number of older people in England needing care will "outstrip" the number of family members able to provide it by 2017, a think tank warns.


Asthma inhalers may go into schools 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:51:31 GMT 
    Plans to allow schools to keep asthma inhalers go to public consultation, as campaigners say current rules endanger hundreds of thousands of children.
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