NASL football looks to kick-start expansion
30 Jul 2015 3:08:51
The US football division seeking inspiration from the 1970s
Drivers unclear over emergency numbers
30 Jul 2015 3:06:21
Motorists crossing the Channel are confused about which three-digit number to dial in an emergency, the RAC is claiming.
VIDEO: Robotic playground looks for fun
30 Jul 2015 3:03:33
A team of robotic developers has built an interactive robotic climbing frame, that can roam designated play areas, ready for children to play with it.
Celebrity fitness chain to go public
30 Jul 2015 1:56:07
SoulCycle, the indoor cycling fitness chain with a celebrity following in the US, including David Beckham and Lady Gaga, plans to float on the stock market.
Facebook builds drone for net access
30 Jul 2015 1:24:21
The social network Facebook announces it has built its own drone to bring internet connectivity to remote parts of the world.
Google to defy French privacy ruling
30 Jul 2015 0:32:15
Google is to defy a French ruling that the "right to be forgotten" should be applied globally and not just in Europe.
Great robotic missions to explore space
30 Jul 2015 9:58:11
Past space missions that have changed our understanding
IMF wary of third Greek bailout
30 Jul 2015 8:29:44
The International Monetary Fund is wary of any financial contribution to a third Greek bailout and is unlikely to provide funds at the first stage.
Comet yields 'rich array' of organics
30 Jul 2015 8:08:13
The spacecraft which made a spectacular landing on a comet last year has discovered a rich array of carbon compounds.
VIDEO: The robot that jumps on water
30 Jul 2015 8:06:49
Scientists in South Korea develop a tiny robot - based on the water strider insect - that can jump on water.
Robot can leap from water's surface
30 Jul 2015 8:03:55
Scientists in South Korea develop a tiny robot - based on the water strider insect - that can jump on water
VIDEO: Flight MH370: The search so far
30 Jul 2015 7:02:59
A large part of an aeroplane wing has washed up on a beach on the French island of Reunion. Experts think it belongs to a Boeing 777, raising hopes that it could help in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.
Aquariums 'deliver health benefits'
30 Jul 2015 6:54:47
People who spend time watching fish swim in aquarium tanks could improve their physical and mental wellbeing, a study shows.
Nuclear weapons firm sheds 500 jobs
30 Jul 2015 4:46:08
Up to 500 jobs will be lost at the company responsible for making Britain's Trident nuclear warheads.
Shop ditches 'unexpected item in bagging area'
30 Jul 2015 4:25:04
The supermarket is getting rid of six self-service checkout phrases which shoppers find really annoying.
US economic growth picks up to 2.3%
30 Jul 2015 3:32:50
The US economy grew at an annualised pace of 2.3% in the three months to June, official figures show.
Sales flat for drinks giant Diageo
30 Jul 2015 3:31:28
Global drinks company Diageo releases full-year trading figures which show comparable sales remained flat for a second year.
VIDEO: RBS boss 'dealing with past issues'
30 Jul 2015 3:15:45
RBS chief executive Ross McEwan says decisions the bank made a decade ago are still holding it back, as RBS reports a £153m half-year loss in profits.
EDF sheds 266,000 UK customers
30 Jul 2015 2:52:40
EDF lost 266,00 UK customers in the first half of the year as more consumers choose to switch their gas and electricity suppliers.
Olive tree blight spreads to Corsica
30 Jul 2015 2:00:31
The virulent Xylella disease ravaging olive trees in Italy spreads to Corsica, prompting emergency measures.
Obama wants world's fastest computer
30 Jul 2015 1:49:17
President Obama has signed an executive order calling for the US to build the world's fastest computer by 2025.
'Tourism slump hits' Kenya Airways
30 Jul 2015 0:38:59
One of Africa's largest airlines Kenya Airways announces its biggest ever annual loss citing a slump in tourism and increased competition.
UK becomes Santander's biggest market
30 Jul 2015 0:37:25
The UK has become Santander's most profitable market, generating just over a fifth of the bank's profits in the first half of 2015.
Amazon Prime signs ex-Top Gear hosts
30 Jul 2015 0:35:51
Former Top Gear hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May sign up to present a new show on Amazon's streaming service.
Pension exit fee consultation starts
30 Jul 2015 0:27:13
The government formally launches a consultation to decide whether pension exit fees should be capped.