BBC News 22 December 2014 Last updated at 01:58

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NHS to start era of DNA-medicine DNA

The NHS will set up 11 centres to unlock the secrets of DNA and help develop tests and drugs to target cancer and rare genetic diseases.


Police at the site where a driver targeted pedestrians in DijonDriver attacks French pedestrians

A driver shouting the Islamic phrase "God is great" in Arabic runs down pedestrians in the French city of Dijon, injuring 11, French media say.

Billie WhitelawActress Billie Whitelaw dies aged 82

Acclaimed actress Billie Whitelaw, who starred on stage and screen and worked in close collaboration with Samuel Beckett, dies in London.

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