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Churches oppose three-person babiesA new-born baby

Senior church figures call on the government to block the creation of so-called three-person babies, but scientists urge MPs to back a law change.


Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem (left) and Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis speak during a press conference following a meeting in Athens, Greece, 30 January 2015Greece shuns debt talks with troika

Greece's new finance minister snubs his main eurozone counterpart, saying Athens will not negotiate over debts with the EU-IMF troika.

A general view shows the town of Sinjar as smoke rises from what activists said were U.S.-led air strikes December 22, 2014IS 'chemical weapons expert killed'

A chemical weapons expert working with Islamic State in Iraq has been killed in a coalition air strike. the US military says.

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