Tom and Jerry cartoons on television are being accompanied by a warning that they may depict scenes of "racial prejudice".
Researchers capture the social spread of a new type of tool use in a wild population of chimps for the first time.
TV star Seann Walsh is forced to cancel a stand-up comedy gig in Hertford after turning up in the city of Hereford 150 miles away.
The Cuban government says it will punish state employees who launched perfumes named after Ernesto Che Guevara and Hugo Chavez.
Finishing her 53rd marathon in as many days, Amy Hughes runs into the record books.
Pyongyang issues guidelines on the proper manners of using the increasingly popular mobile phone.
A New York postman hoarded as many as 40,000 pieces of undelivered mail in his home, car and work locker over nine years, prosecutors say.
A groundhog that leapt from the arms of NY Mayor Bill de Blasio at a Groundhog Day festival in February died soon after the fall, zoo officials say.
Russia has sent a woman into space for the first time in 17 years as part of a joint US-Russian mission to the International Space Station (ISS).
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How does it feel to bet £900,000 on the Scottish referendum?
How to put London's mysterious underground temple back together
The power and allure of wearing red
Mauritania changes its weekend to do more business with Europe
Northern Ireland school brings back Manx language
How do you commemorate war without glamorising it?
Photos of the rare pygmy hippo born in Swedish zoo
When historical fiction is more truthful than historical fact
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- Royal pardon for codebreaker Turing
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- UK universities slip down rankings
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