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Sleeping pills 'linked to dementia'

HEALTH - Tue, 2014-09-09 22:21
Long-term use of pills for anxiety and sleep problems may be linked to Alzheimer's, research suggests.

Mapping reveals Stonehenge secrets

SCIENCE & NATURE - Tue, 2014-09-09 20:40
Archaeologists have unveiled the most detailed map ever produced of the earth beneath Stonehenge and its surrounds.

How Dundee became a games centre

BUSINESS - Tue, 2014-09-09 19:23
How Dundee became a centre for video games development

The start-up boss rejected 45 times

BUSINESS - Tue, 2014-09-09 19:14
Nick Hungerford, the founder and boss of online investment company Nutmeg, talks about how he set up the business.

US states launch Home Depot probe

BUSINESS - Tue, 2014-09-09 19:08
Pressure mounts on US retail giant Home Depot after a massive data breach, as US states launch a probe and senators call for action.

Charlton's Meire in a select club

BUSINESS - Tue, 2014-09-09 19:07
Female football boss shooting to the top

VIDEO: US fears for declining bird numbers

SCIENCE & NATURE - Tue, 2014-09-09 19:01
The United States puts 230 species of birds on a watch list because of their rapidly declining numbers.

Net reacts to Apple Watch reveal

BUSINESS - Tue, 2014-09-09 18:53
Internet reacts to Apple's first wearable

U2 give away new album on iTunes

ENTERTAINMENT - Tue, 2014-09-09 18:26
The first album in five years by veteran Irish rock band U2 is offered for free to the 500 million users of Apple's iTunes service.

VIDEO: Liberian Ebola patients 'turned away'

HEALTH - Tue, 2014-09-09 18:14
A medical charity says it cannot cope with the volume of Ebola patients in Liberia.

Toronto Film Festival 2014: Reporter's diary

ENTERTAINMENT - Tue, 2014-09-09 15:58
A first look at Benedict Cumberbatch as Alan Turing

Italy 'set for zero growth' in 2014

BUSINESS - Tue, 2014-09-09 15:49
Italy's Prime Minister, Matteo Renzi, says that Europe's third largest economy will see growth of "around zero" this year.

Apple unveils Watch and new iPhones

BUSINESS - Tue, 2014-09-09 14:44
Apple unveils a smartwatch - its first new product line since the iPad - as well as bigger iPhones and a contactless payment system.

Fabled Franklin Arctic ship found

SCIENCE & NATURE - Tue, 2014-09-09 14:16
One of two British explorer ships that vanished in the Arctic more than 160 years ago has been found, Canada's prime minister says.

Carney warns Scotland over pound

BUSINESS - Tue, 2014-09-09 13:06
Bank of England governor Mark Carney tells trade unions that currency union after Scottish independence would be "incompatible with sovereignty".

Woman tells court of Travis 'assault'

ENTERTAINMENT - Tue, 2014-09-09 12:28
A female television personality tells a court she was left "shaking" after being assaulted by former Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis.

Second year of badger culling begins

SCIENCE & NATURE - Tue, 2014-09-09 12:23
A second year of badger culling begins in parts of Somerset and Gloucestershire in a bid to tackle bovine TB.

QPR face Football League ban threat

BUSINESS - Tue, 2014-09-09 12:20
QPR could be refused entry into the Championship if they fail to pay a likely fine for breaching Financial Fair Play rules.

Man Booker Prize 2014: At a glance

ENTERTAINMENT - Tue, 2014-09-09 11:46
An at-a-glance guide to this year's Man Booker prize contenders

Barnes & Noble Nook sales disappoint

BUSINESS - Tue, 2014-09-09 10:34
US bookstore chain Barnes & Noble reports falling revenues for the first quarter as a result of disappointing sales of its Nook e-book reader.