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VIDEO: Girl gets 3D-printed prosthetic hand

1 October 2014 - 9:41pm
A five year-old girl from Inverness who was born without any fingers on one hand has become the first in the UK to be fitted with a bionic limb made using a 3D printer

Caterham to race on despite bailiffs

1 October 2014 - 9:33pm
Formula 1 team Caterham pledge to compete in this weekend's Japanese Grand Prix despite bailiffs visiting their base.

VIDEO: Explosions as coalition strikes IS

1 October 2014 - 9:20pm
The Syrian town of Kobane is still under siege, two weeks after Islamic State fighters began their assault.

US Secret Service director resigns

1 October 2014 - 8:57pm
The head of the US Secret Service, tasked with guarding US President Barack Obama, has resigned following several high-profile security lapses.

VIDEO: Missing schoolgirl family 'heartbroken'

1 October 2014 - 8:29pm
The family of a missing schoolgirl who is thought to have gone to Syria, possibly to join Islamist fighters, say they are heartbroken and just want her home.

River body confirmed as missing Alice

1 October 2014 - 8:18pm
A body found in a west London river is that of missing Alice Gross, the Metropolitan Police confirm.

Disaster fans 'had drunk too much'

1 October 2014 - 8:10pm
A senior officer policing Hillsborough at the time of the 1989 disaster says "a substantial minority" of fans had "too much to drink" before entering the ground.

White House 'intruder' in court

1 October 2014 - 7:57pm
Omar Gonzalez, the man accused of scaling the White House fence and running into the building while carrying a knife, pleads not guilty to charges.

Grace Mugabe 'should hand back PhD'

1 October 2014 - 7:52pm
Award-winning Zimbabwean writer Chenjerai Hove calls on Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe to hand back her PhD as students demand an investigation.

Smell test 'may predict lifespan'

1 October 2014 - 7:48pm
US researchers say a simple smell test could help predict how likely someone is to be alive in five years' time.

Moon's hidden valley system revealed

1 October 2014 - 7:44pm
Scientists identify a huge rectangular feature on the Moon that is probably the buried remains of an ancient rift valley system.

VIDEO: Zookeeper rears leopard in bathroom

1 October 2014 - 7:20pm
A rare clouded leopard has been hand-reared in the bathroom of a zookeeper after she was rejected by her mother.

VIDEO: How PM's figures add up - in 40 secs

1 October 2014 - 7:19pm
David Cameron has pledged to cut taxes for thirty million people if the Conservatives win next year's election, the Institute for Fiscal Studies has said the combined cost of the tax changes would be £7.2bn by 2020.

New Afghan leader reopens bank case

1 October 2014 - 6:48pm
Afghanistan's new President, Ashraf Ghani, says he is resuming the investigation into a banking fraud, said to be one of the largest in the world.

VIDEO: Fry tells 'ugly truth' in new book

1 October 2014 - 6:38pm
The award-winning comedian, actor and writer Stephen Fry has said his new volume of memoirs, More Fool Me, reveals the "ugly truth" about his cocaine use in the 1980s.

VIDEO: 'Mr Nobody' ups UKIP offer to £1m

1 October 2014 - 6:10pm
Former Conservative supporter Arron Banks has announced that he will donate £1m to UKIP.

Iran filmmakers back nuclear deal

1 October 2014 - 6:01pm
Six prominent Iranian filmmakers launch a campaign urging world powers to agree a permanent solution to the dispute over Iran's nuclear programme.

Rallies plan over parades dispute

1 October 2014 - 5:57pm
Orangemen and unionists are considering staging rallies over the north Belfast parades dispute, the BBC has learned.

Ex-ministers attack M4 relief road

1 October 2014 - 5:49pm
Two former environment ministers criticise Welsh government plans for an M4 relief road south of Newport.

'Pardew can handle Magpies pressure'

1 October 2014 - 5:48pm
Alan Pardew can handle the pressure at Newcastle despite calls for him to leave the club, say two former team-mates.