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VIDEO: One-minute World News  Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:41:53 GMT
Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day. 
VIDEO: Harding's 'lusty' letters published  Wed, 30 Jul 2014 02:26:36 GMT
Almost 1,000 letters of Warren Harding, the 29th US president, have been published. 
VIDEO: Confetti harvest time in Shropshire  Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:51:51 GMT
A natural confetti farm is harvesting and drying its crop, in a harvest that lasts only ten days. 
VIDEO: New tech opens doors for jobseekers  Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:51:36 GMT
New technology is opening up whole new careers to young jobseekers who may be having difficulty getting into more established professions. 
VIDEO: Star Trek star Takei's life on film  Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:53:52 GMT
Star Trek star George Takei talks about being his childhood experience of living in an internment camp during World War Two. 
Louvre rat run shocks the French  Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:27:52 GMT
The Louvre in Paris calls in the pest controllers after picnickers in the museum gardens encourage an infestation of rats. 
Star Wars name passport rejected  Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:19:46 GMT
A woman who added "Skywalker" as a middle name is told by passport officials that her signature infringes a trademark. 
Argentina hours away from default  Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:50:18 GMT
No deal is in prospect in Argentina's debt talks in New York as Wednesday night's default deadline approaches. 
Airbus says plane market 'strong'  Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:24:29 GMT
Airbus says the market for commercial aircraft is "still very strong" despite a wave of order cancellations. 
UK to allow driverless cars on roads  Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10:29:39 GMT
The UK government says it plans to allow driverless cars on public roads in January, and asks cities to compete to host one of three trials. 
Smart home kit proves 'easy to hack'  Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:13:31 GMT
Security experts at HP raise concern about smart home devices after testing 10 app-controlled examples and discovering vulnerabilities. 
Production stalls on Big Bang Theory  Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:57:16 GMT
Work on the eighth series of US sitcom The Big Bang Theory is delayed, as its cast members fight for higher salaries. 
Apology over Turtles '9/11 poster'  Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:03:51 GMT
Paramount Pictures apologises over a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles poster featuring the characters jumping from an exploding skyscraper alongside the release date of 11 September. 
Mystery of lemon-shaped Moon solved  Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:14:50 GMT
Tides and spin gave the Moon its strange lemon shape more than four billion years ago, research reveals. 
Birds beat machines in hover test  Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:52:18 GMT
Micro-drones are just starting to catch up with the hovering and flight performance of the tiny hummingbird, say scientists.