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VIDEO: Running a marathon in a smog mask

19 October 2014 - 11:08am
The Chinese capital has been suffering under heavy smog for the past few weeks, but the 34th edition of the Beijing marathon still went ahead on Sunday.

Beijing marathon runners hit by smog

19 October 2014 - 10:47am
The 34th Beijing International Marathon goes ahead despite concerns about "hazardous" air quality, with many runners wearing face masks.

Tennant & Skinner win GB gold medals

19 October 2014 - 10:36am
GB win two gold medals and a silver on the penultimate day of the European Track Championships in Guadeloupe.

Fire in city's famous 'Chip Alley'

19 October 2014 - 10:28am
People on a night out in Cardiff were kept away from one of its most famous streets as fire fighters dealt with a chip shop fire.

Murder bid probe over car incident

19 October 2014 - 10:24am
Police launch an attempted murder inquiry after a vehicle was deliberately driven at a man in Irvine, Ayrshire.

Former regional chief Gallacher dies

19 October 2014 - 10:17am
Stuart Gallacher, a Wales dual-code international and ex-Regional Rugby Wales chief executive, dies at the age of 68.

UK aid helping Ebola-affected areas

19 October 2014 - 10:03am
The UK football fans organising deliveries to West Africa

Tributes to rally crash victim

19 October 2014 - 9:38am
Tributes are paid to rally driver Ryan Bradley who died after his car plunged into a reservoir at Down Rally on Saturday.

VIDEO: Memorial service for Ian Paisley

19 October 2014 - 9:26am
A memorial service will be held in Belfast on Sunday for the former First Minister of Northern Ireland, Ian Paisley.

Serena angered by 'sexist' slur

19 October 2014 - 9:19am
Serena Williams criticises Russian Tennis Federation president Shamil Tarpischev for making "sexist and racist" comments.

VIDEO: New research into body image fears

19 October 2014 - 8:49am
New research shows a majority of adults think body confidence issues affect people of all ages

VIDEO: 'Foreign activity' in Swedish waters?

19 October 2014 - 8:31am
Sweden has boosted its military presence in the Stockholm Archipelago, amid rising tension between Russia and Scandinavian countries over the Ukraine crisis.

Nepal rescuers make final search

19 October 2014 - 8:23am
Rescue teams in Nepal say they are making a final search for survivors on a trekking route that was hit by a storm earlier this week, killing 39 people.

VIDEO: Bermuda cleans up after Gonzalo

19 October 2014 - 8:19am
Bermudans are clearing up after a direct hit from Hurricane Gonzalo left a trail of damage in its wake on the tiny Atlantic territory.

Belfast venue for Paisley memorial

19 October 2014 - 7:30am
A memorial service for Ian Paisley is to be held at the Ulster Hall in Belfast on Sunday.

VIDEO: Top 50 FA Cup goals: Drogba's delight

19 October 2014 - 6:35am
BBC Sport looks back at 50 iconic FA Cup goals in the build-up to the first round proper, which takes place in November.

Pharmacies 'could save NHS £1bn'

19 October 2014 - 6:02am
Treating common ailments like coughs and colds at community pharmacies could save the NHS over £1bn a year, the Royal Pharmaceutical Society claims.

Evans rape inquiry fast-tracked

19 October 2014 - 5:33am
An inquiry into the rape conviction of footballer Ched Evans is to be fast-tracked by the body that examines potential miscarriages of justice.

VIDEO: Cuba to send more doctors to Africa

19 October 2014 - 4:54am
Cuba's former President Fidel Castro says his country will send almost 300 extra doctors and nurses to Africa.

Honour for WW1 woman police officer

19 October 2014 - 4:33am
The female police pioneer who cleaned up a town

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