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Canada gunman not on high risk list
Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper.

Canada gunman not on high risk list

The gunman who shot dead a soldier in the Canadian capital was not under surveillance or on a list of around 90 individuals deemed to be a "high risk", police have admitted.

World news

New York doctor has Ebola virus

New York doctor has Ebola virus

A doctor who returned to New York after treating Ebola patients in west Africa has tested positive for the virus - t he first confirmed case in the city and America's fourth.

Sport news

Ahmed ton lifts Pakistan

Ahmed ton lifts Pakistan

Sarfraz Ahmed's explosive century lifted Pakistan to an imposing total but David Warner wrested back some of the momentum for Australia on day two of the first Test in Dubai.

Business news

US network AMC to run BBC America

US network AMC to run BBC America

The BBC has agreed a £125 million (200m dollar) deal with an American film and TV network to take over the day-to-day running of the corporation's US cable channel.

Technology news

'Smart deficit could cost UK £9bn'

'Smart deficit could cost UK £9bn'

The UK economy stands to lose more than £9 billion over the next 12 months unless more is done to increase the adoption of smart technology, according to new findings by electronics giant Samsung.

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Brand 'open' to US 9/11 conspiracy

Brand 'open' to US 9/11 conspiracy

Comedian Russell Brand has said he is "open-minded" about the idea that the US government was behind the 9/11 attacks as he made a second appearance on BBC2's flagship Newsnight progamme.

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