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Alzheimer's preventative drug hope

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 00:07
Cambridge scientists have detected a number of drugs which could help protect against Alzheimer's disease, acting like statins for the brain.

Life as the mother of the Columbine killer

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 00:02
The pain and sadness of a Columbine killer's mother

VIDEO: Creeping paralysis fear for Zika patients

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 22:48
The Zika virus has moved north to Colombia where it is being linked by some doctors to cases of paralysis.

VIDEO: Civilians starve as bombs fall in Syria

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 22:40
Doubts mount over international agreement to cease some of the hostilities in Syria.

Pope in historic Russia church talks

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 22:38
Pope Francis and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill call for restored Christian unity between the two churches at historic talks in Cuba.

Mourinho talks would 'disappoint' Van Gaal

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 22:32
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says he would be "disappointed" if the club have held talks with Jose Mourinho.

VIDEO: Woman and toddler saved from sinking car

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 21:43
Video has emerged showing the dramatic rescue of a woman and her child after her car went into a canal in Amsterdam.

Dundee 2-0 St Johnstone

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 21:37
Dundee leapfrog St Johnstone in the Premiership table as a Kane Hemmings double give them a dominant win at Dens Park.

SA level series despite Root ton

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 21:09
Joe Root's 109 is in vain as Chris Morris hits 62 to help South Africa beat England by one wicket to level the ODI series 2-2.

PM: UK will not 'retreat from world'

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 21:00
David Cameron tells German leaders it is in Europe's interests for the UK to stay in a reformed EU in his last major speech before next week's crunch summit.

Quake mobile app invites public test

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 20:38
A new app that turns a smartphone into a mobile seismometer is being rolled out by California scientists.

VIDEO: Blind pianist takes centre stage

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 20:22
Despite being blind from birth, Rachel Starritt recently took centre stage in a festival on Beethoven's music.

Oil prices soar on hopes of output cut

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 20:21
Oil prices surged as much as 12% on Friday after fresh suggestions that Opec nations were set to cut oil production.

Saturday's Premier League previews

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 20:15
Preview followed by live coverage of DAY'S game between TEAM A and TEAM B in the Premier League.

VIDEO: Greg James finishes his five triathlons

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 19:39
Radio 1 DJ Greg James finished five triathlons in five days in five cities.

VIDEO: Surfers take on 'hazardous' competition

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 19:16
Surfers in northern California compete in what has been dubbed one of the world's most dangerous sporting competitions.

Is Syria's 'truce' worth the paper it's printed on?

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 19:02
World powers have agreed to seek a "cessation of hostilities" in Syria, but with so many competing interests at work, what does this deal really mean?

Crowds gather for Jimmy Hill tribute

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 18:16
People gather for a celebration of the life of ex-Coventry City manager and chairman Jimmy Hill.

Bellfield denies Milly murder confession

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 18:13
Serial killer Levi Bellfield has denied confessing to the abduction, rape and killing of 13-year-old Milly Dowler.

'Mechanical doper deserves long ban'

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 17:59
British cyclo-cross star Evie Richards says a six-month ban would be too short for mechanical doper Femke Van den Driessche.

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