VIDEO: Fear of Ebola spreads to economy
15 Aug 2014 8:50:22
As the death toll from Ebola mounts across west Africa, there is growing concern about what the cost will be to the region's economies.
Rosneft asks Putin for $42bn loan
15 Aug 2014 8:33:01
Russia's state-controlled energy giant Rosneft asks the Russian government for a $42bn (£25.2bn) loan, as it feels the impact of Western sanctions.
Robot swarm shuffles into formation
15 Aug 2014 7:27:07
Engineers create the world's largest robot swarm, with over 1,000 tiny robots that act independently but work together to build two-dimensional shapes.
Balfour reaffirms Carillion snub
15 Aug 2014 7:04:54
UK construction firm Balfour Beatty has repeated its rejection of a takeover approach from rival Carillion.
Premier League warns fans about Vines
15 Aug 2014 5:09:06
The Premier League's told Newsbeat they're taking action to stop fans uploading unofficial goal Vines onto social media.
Silchester dig ends after 18 years
15 Aug 2014 1:49:47
One of Britain's longest running archaeological digs comes to end
In pictures: Top trunks
15 Aug 2014 1:23:52
The search for England's "Tree of the Year"
Coca-Cola buys stake in Monster
15 Aug 2014 1:06:02
US drinks giant Coca-Cola buys a 16.7% stake in Monster Beverage in a cash deal, as it looks for growth away from fizzy drinks.
VIDEO: What jobs will robots take over?
15 Aug 2014 0:07:11
What's the chance a robot will take your job?
VIDEO: Going for growth in India's smartphone market
14 Aug 2014 3:57:03
While India has the second highest number of mobile phone subscribers in the world, only one in eight of them have smartphones.
VIDEO: Darts hits the bullseye in Asia
14 Aug 2014 3:56:51
Darts is a growing business and the first ever World Series darts competition to be played in Asia is about to kick off in Singapore.
The 30-year-old health billionaire
14 Aug 2014 2:40:15
The self-made 30-year-old health care boss who's worth $4.5bn
Nike v Adidas: The battle of the kit makers
14 Aug 2014 2:36:55
The battle of the football kit makers
Smartphone stress: Are you a victim?
14 Aug 2014 2:29:34
Are we becoming victims of the 'always on' work culture?
Banana firm Chiquita spurns takeover
14 Aug 2014 2:22:50
Banana firm Chiquita rejects a takeover bid by Brazil's Cutrale and Safra groups, saying it will stick to a plan to merge with Fyffes.
Cosmic grains pre-date Solar System
14 Aug 2014 8:41:57
Scientists may have identified the first known dust particles from outside our Solar System, in samples returned to Earth by a Nasa space mission.
Fish poachers targeted in crackdown
14 Aug 2014 7:09:43
A crackdown on fish poaching across Wales has seen 139 people prosecuted in the first four months of the year, says Natural Resources Wales.
Apple bans toxins from assembly line
14 Aug 2014 6:49:37
In light of a public campaign, Apple has banned two potentially hazardous chemicals from 22 of its iPhone and iPad assembly plants.
Buffett's Berkshire shares hit record
14 Aug 2014 6:19:06
Shares in Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway top $200,000 for the first time, valuing the firm at an estimated $326bn.
Rosetta: Comet probe starts work
14 Aug 2014 5:43:33
A week after arriving at Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, Europe's Rosetta probe is busy acquiring the information needed to select a landing site.
Far too many Americans are illiterate in power — what it is, how it operates and why some people have it. As a result, those few who do understand power wield disproportionate influence over everyone else. “We need to make civics sexy again,” says civics educator Eric Liu. “As sexy as it was during the American Revolution or the Civil Rights Movement.”
VIDEO: Two US states 'swap weather systems'
14 Aug 2014 5:31:39
Unusual weather in the Western US has caused an apparent "swap" in weather systems between Arizona and Washington State.
Queue jumping charge for calls to EE
14 Aug 2014 4:48:10
Mobile phone company EE has introduced a 50p charge for jumping the queue on customer service calls, angering some customers.
Npower owner RWE in profits fall
14 Aug 2014 3:42:03
German energy giant RWE has recorded a fall in profits while its UK arm, Npower, says it is getting on top of late billing problems in the UK.
Ask.fm sold after cyberbullying row
14 Aug 2014 3:30:02
The Latvia-based social network - notoriously linked to teenage suicides - has been taken over, with the founders leaving the firm.