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US economy adds 209,000 jobs in July

1 August 2014 - 1:55pm
The US economy added 209,000 jobs in July, latest data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics reveal, adding to optimism that the US economy is roaring once more.

Militants 'seize Israeli soldier'

1 August 2014 - 1:45pm
Israeli forces search for a soldier believed captured in fighting that ended a short-lived humanitarian truce in Gaza.

Hand luggage advice amid bag delays

1 August 2014 - 1:40pm
Travel experts advise passengers to pack essential items in their hand luggage after baggage reclaim delays at Gatwick Airport.

VIDEO: On board 'safety shield' London bus

1 August 2014 - 1:30pm
New software will be trialled on a number of London buses to try to reduce collisions, Transport for London (TfL) has confirmed.

Big GCSE result variations predicted

1 August 2014 - 1:29pm
England's schools are being told to expect big variability in their GCSE results because of the largest changes to the exams for several years.

I let my supporters down - Jamieson

1 August 2014 - 1:20pm
Scotland's Michael Jamieson says he "let people down" by not winning gold at Glasgow 2014 but vows to come back stronger.

Laugher and Mears win diving gold

1 August 2014 - 1:09pm
England's Jack Laugher wins his second gold of Glasgow 2014, in the men's synchronised 3m springboard with Chris Mears.

Uganda court annuls anti-gay law

1 August 2014 - 1:07pm
Uganda's Constitutional Court annuls a tough anti-gay law that had drawn widespread criticism by Western governments and human rights activists.

UDA memorial not funded by executive

1 August 2014 - 1:04pm
The Housing Executive says a plaque to UDA members in south Belfast was not part of a memorial garden it funded in the Annadale Flats area.

Wallabies fans to trial moving seats

1 August 2014 - 12:55pm
Rugby Union supporters in Australia will pilot moveable seats during their Test against New Zealand on 16 August.

Nasa rover to make oxygen on Mars

1 August 2014 - 12:55pm
Instruments on the next Nasa rover will attempt to make air and fuel from the Martian atmosphere to support future human landings.

Man arrested over murder of girl, 7

1 August 2014 - 12:54pm
A 47-year-old man is arrested on suspicion of murdering a seven-year-old girl in Nottingham, as police are given more time to question a second suspect.

EU-US trade talks 'not open enough'

1 August 2014 - 12:45pm
A top European watchdog urges more EU transparency over key talks on a free trade deal with the US.

AUDIO: Is youth politics a waste of time?

1 August 2014 - 12:39pm
Tim Stanley and Ann Widdecombe debate whether youth politics is a waste of time

Crashed car ends up in pub lounge

1 August 2014 - 12:31pm
A car crashes into the lounge of a pub in Denbighshire causing thousands of pounds worth of damage.

VIDEO: The rise of 'We are N'

1 August 2014 - 12:28pm
How the world rallied behind Christians in Mosul

Silent film tops documentary poll

1 August 2014 - 12:21pm
Dziga Vertov's 1929 film Man with a Movie Camera is voted the greatest ever documentary in a poll of more than 300 film-makers and critics.

Secret Cinema show finally opens

1 August 2014 - 12:17pm
Secret Cinema has finally opened its Back to the Future show to strong reviews after the late cancellation of earlier dates.

AUDIO: Meet the Tough Mudder founder

1 August 2014 - 12:10pm
Tough Mudder founder Will Dean explains the appeal of the endurance event.

Wearables tracked with Raspberry Pi

1 August 2014 - 11:30am
People who use wearable gadgets to monitor their health or activity can be tracked with only $70 (£40) of hardware, research suggests.