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Scientists will shortly present a first look at pictures acquired by the New Horizons probe during its historic flyby of Pluto.
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The new managing director of British Gas, Mark Hodges, tells the BBC why the company is dropping its gas prices for the second time this year.
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Stacey Baker has always been obsessed with how couples meet. When she asked photographer Alec Soth to help her explore this topic, they found themselves at the world’s largest speed-dating event, held in Las Vegas on Valentine’s Day, and at the largest retirement community in Nevada — with Soth taking portraits of pairs in each locale. Between these two extremes, they unwound a beautiful through-line of how a couple goes from meeting to creating a life together. (This talk was part of a TED2015 session curated by Pop-Up Magazine: popupmagazine.com or @popupmag on Twitter.)
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Bank of America reports quarterly profits more than doubled from last year, as the US bank continued its recovery from the financial crisis.
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Stephen Hawking has congratulated the New Horizons team and NASA for their successful mission to the dwarf planet Pluto.
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US interest rates are still likely to rise by the end of this year, Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen says.
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What have we learned about Pluto so far?
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The Swiss team trying to fly a solar-powered plane around the world has abandoned its effort for this year because of the damage sustained by its batteries on the last leg of its global quest.
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Greece's MPs debate tough austerity measures specified in the bailout deal, as the International Monetary Fund questions its effectiveness.
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After falling in early trade, the FTSE 100 rebounds with shares in the mining sector pulling it higher.
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Ministers unveil the biggest clamp down on strike action in 30 years as unions say it will make legal industrial action nearly impossible.
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Fracking could potentially be done safely in the UK under "rigorous regulation", but it is too early to say whether it would be "a good idea", a report says.
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The cast-iron cooker maker Aga Rangemaster is to be sold to a US firm in a deal valued at £129m.
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British Gas says it will cut household gas prices by 5%, its second gas price reduction in six months.
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UK unemployment rose for the first time in two years in the March to May period, official figures show.
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Are Britain's footpaths in slow decay?
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Sir Mike Rake, the deputy chairman of Barclays since 2012, is quitting the bank a week after its chief executive was fired.
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A great white shark has been rescued after it was stranded on shore.
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Richard Westcott goes for a ride on Britain's newest high speed train, which will replace the InterCity 125.
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Mining giant BHP Billiton says it is taking a $2bn writedown on the value of its US energy business.
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Amazon’s profitless path
15 Jul 2015 7:30:49
Amazon Prime day is a clever piece of marketing - but it's unlikely to give a big boost to the online retailer's bottom line.
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The world's biggest automaker, Toyota, is recalling about 625,000 hybrid cars around the world to fix a software glitch.
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Fashion retailer Guess appoints industry veteran Victor Herrero as its chief executive, replacing co-founder Paul Marciano.
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A signal has been received from the New Horizons probe, which soared past Pluto on Tuesday.
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Asian shares open mostly higher as the the world's second largest economy, China, reports growth data slightly above expectations.
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