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Imitation Game wins Toronto top prize
(Headline News )
Alan Turing biopic The Imitation Game- starring Benedict Cumberbatch as the British code breaker- wins the People’s Choice award at Toronto Film Festival. [1]


The photographer who rejected racism
(Headline News )
The photographer who rejected racism in the American south [2]


Toronto Film Festival 2014: Reporters diary - Part 2
(Headline News )
Reese Witherspoon ditches glamour in her latest role [3]


Rival US senators film survival show
(Headline News )
Will stranding US senators on a desert island fix Congress? [4]


VIDEO: Trends of the week - in 60 seconds
(Headline News )
Trends of the week- in 60 seconds [5]


The changing face of Chinese adverts
(Headline News )
Foreign actors chart evolution of Chinese ads [6]


Crusaders musician Joe Sample dies
(Headline News )
US musician Joe Sample- who wrote chart hits including Randy Crawfords Street Life and One Day Ill Fly Away- dies age 75. [7]


US Navy calls off search for pilot
(Headline News )
The US Navy calls off its search for the one pilot still missing after two jets crashed over the western Pacific on Friday- a spokesman says. [8]


N Korea jails US man for six years
(Headline News )
An American man in North Korea is sentenced to six years of hard labour for hostile acts against Pyongyang- state media say. [9]


VIDEO: Firefighters tackle California blaze
(Headline News )
In California- 300 firefighters are tackling a wildfire in the Cleveland National Forest near San Diego. [10]


VIDEO: Obamas brave face on schoolgirl snub
(Headline News )
A Washington schoolgirl prompts laughter from the US President after admitting that she had hoped the special guest visitor to her school was going to be Beyonce. [11]


US woman charged after bodies found
(Headline News )
A Massachusetts woman pleads not guilty to concealing a dead foetus and other counts after the bodies of three infants are found in her home. [12]


US Navy jets crash in Pacific ocean
(Headline News )
The US Navy is continuing to search for a missing pilot- after two of its jets crashed into the western Pacific Ocean- a spokesman says. [13]


US footballer accused of child abuse
(Headline News )
Adrian Peterson- who plays for NFL side Minnesota Vikings- has been indicted in Texas for allegedly hitting his young son with a tree branch. [14]


Picking the best business location
(Headline News )
The importance of picking the right place to set up a business [15]


US strengthens sanctions on Russia
(Headline News )
The US imposes new sanctions on major Russian banks- defence and energy firms- hours after a similar move by the European Union. [16]


VIDEO: New World Trade Center rises from ashes
(Headline News )
Film documents rebuilding of World Trade Center [17]


Does Obama need Congress to hit IS?
(Headline News )
Does US president have the authority to strike IS? [18]


Its hard living on $400k a year
(Headline News )
When $400k a year wont cover the bills [19]


VIDEO: How the Roosevelts shaped the US
(Headline News )
Roosevelts legacy examined in new film [20]


How do you stop lava?
(Headline News )
Can the flow of volcanic lava be stopped? [21]


Wife on Mars
(Headline News )
How does it feel when your wife signs up for a one-way space trip? [22]


US waits for global dairy dance to stop
(Headline News )
The international intrigue behind soaring US milk prices [23]


Toronto Film Festival 2014: Reporters diary - Part 3
(Headline News )
Reese Witherspoon ditches glamour in her latest role [24]


No end to IS without change in Syria
(Headline News )
The scramble to build a Syria strategy [25]


How long is the average tongue?
(Headline News )
How long is the average persons tongue? [26]


Toronto Mayor Rob Ford quits race
(Headline News )
Scandal-plagued Toronto Mayor Rob Ford withdraws from Octobers mayoral election after being diagnosed with an abdominal tumour. [27]


The polar bears made me do it
(Headline News )
The macabre painting reputed to make students fail exams [28]


HSBC settles with US regulators
(Headline News )
The British bank HSBC will pay $550m (£338m) to US regulators to settle claims that it mis-sold mortgage-related bonds ahead of the financial crisis. [29]


An airborne Ebola nightmare scenario
(Headline News )
Michael Osterholm says virologists are quietly talking about the dangers of an airborne Ebola mutation- Catalonian separatists are watching Scotland- and Russian sanctions as a threat to the global economy. [30]


VIDEO: Lucky escape after van swept off road
(Headline News )
Mobile phone footage has captured the moment a minivan carrying a couple was swept off Interstate 15 in Moapa- Nevada. [31]


VIDEO: Kerry: Coalition ready to take on IS
(Headline News )
US Secretary of State John Kerry tells the BBCs Barbara Plett-Usher that his country and its Mid-East allies are ready to counter the threat of Islamic State. [32]


AUDIO: Sleepwalker tells of cliff fall
(Headline News )
A man who escaped with minor injuries after falling 60 ft (18m) down a cliff while he was sleepwalking has been talking about his experience. [33]


VIDEO: US remembers 9/11 victims
(Headline News )
Americans have commemorated the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks with ceremonies in New York and Washington. [34]


VIDEO: US to provide $500m to Syria victims
(Headline News )
US Secretary of State John Kerry has announced that America will provide another $500m (£307m) in aid to victims of the war in Syria. [35]


VIDEO: Hemingway diaries hold fishing clues
(Headline News )
Ernest Hemingways grandsons are making a trip to Cuba to visit the house he lived in and see his Nobel prize. [36]


VIDEO: Alibaba makes waves in California
(Headline News )
Internet retailer Alibaba may have floated on the US stock market- but the China-based company is making waves in Silicon Valley as well as in Wall Street. [37]


VIDEO: Ford pulls out of Toronto mayoral race
(Headline News )
Controversial Toronto Mayor Rob Ford withdraws from the race for re-election as leader of Canadas largest city. [38]


Yahoo threatened by US government
(Headline News )
Yahoo says the US government threatened to fine it $250-000 a day if the search giant failed to hand over user data. [39]


US retail sales driven by car buying
(Headline News )
US retail sales rose by 0.6% in August- compared with the previous month- driven by car purchases- the US Commerce Department says. [40]


Armed teacher wounds self in toilet
(Headline News )
A teacher in the US state of Utah who was legally carrying a gun in her school was seriously injured when it accidentally discharged- police say. [41]


US man ordered to stop spreading HIV
(Headline News )
A Seattle judge orders an HIV-positive man to stop spreading the disease and seek treatment after he infected eight people in four years. [42]


CIA triples estimate of IS numbers
(Headline News )
The CIA triples its highest estimate for the number of fighters with Islamic State as the US seeks Turkeys support for action against the group. [43]


US killer caught after jail break
(Headline News )
A US teenager who murdered three students is back in police custody after escaping from prison in the state of Ohio on Thursday- officials say. [44]


Killer father waives court date
(Headline News )
The US man accused of murdering his five children and dumping their bodies waives his first court appearance. [45]


How Obama could defeat Islamic State
(Headline News )
How Obama could beat the Islamist militant group [46]


Obama blasted for immigration delay
(Headline News )
Obamas delay over migrant fix sparks Hispanic anger [47]


Ray Rice video sheds light on abuse
(Headline News )
Will the Ray Rice video help or hurt abuse victims? [48]


Quebecs neverendum referendum
(Headline News )
How Quebec voted twice on independence- and may again [49]


Does Somebody deliver?
(Headline News )
Asking strangers to deliver text messages in person [50]


The persistence of conspiracy theories about MH370
(Headline News )
Why does flight MH370 draw so many conspiracy theories? [51]


VIDEO: Buried alive by an ocean of debris
(Headline News )
A Colorado towns stories of survival from a 500-year flood [52]


Hiding Steven Sotloffs Jewish roots
(Headline News )
IS captives friends rush to erase his online Jewish identity [53]


Home Depot admits hack attack
(Headline News )
DIY chain Home Depot confirms a hack attack has compromised potentially millions of credit and debit cards. [54]


Barnes & Noble Nook sales disappoint
(Headline News )
US bookstore chain Barnes & Noble reports falling revenues for the first quarter as a result of disappointing sales of its Nook e-book reader. [55]


The threat of big small government
(Headline News )
Several writers argue that the Ferguson police shooting has revealed that sometimes the closest government is the most oppressive. [56]


Justin Bieber assault charge dropped
(Headline News )
Canadian prosecutors drop an assault charge against pop star Justin Bieber stemming from an alleged 2013 attack on a limo driver in Toronto. [57]


VIDEO: What can Scotland learn from Quebec?
(Headline News )
The Canadian province of Quebec has held referenda about independence- so what can Scotland learn from them? [58]


VIDEO: Nine-year-old steals bus in Canada
(Headline News )
A nine-year-old boy drove an unattended bus and hit two other vehicles in central Canada. [59]


US man convicted over web suicides
(Headline News )
A former US nurse who admitted to going online to encourage people to kill themselves has been convicted again following a three-year legal battle. [60]


Padilla given longer prison sentence
(Headline News )
Jose Padilla- a US citizen convicted on terrorism charges- is given a new prison sentence after a court ruled his original term was too lenient. [61]


US elephant keeper stomped to death
(Headline News )
The co-founder of a home for retired circus elephants in the US state of Maine has died after one of the animals stepped on him- police say. [62]


Obama has authority to fight IS
(Headline News )
US President Obama says he has the authority to widen military action against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria without Congressional approval. [63]


Fabled Franklin Arctic ship found
(Headline News )
One of two British explorer ships that vanished in the Arctic more than 160 years ago has been found- Canadas prime minister says. [64]


VIDEO: Hikers flee Yosemite Park wildfires
(Headline News )
About 100 hikers have been airlifted by helicopter after wildfires threatened parts of Yosemite National Park in California. [65]


VIDEO: Amanda Knox film at Toronto Festival
(Headline News )
Film critic Christian Blauvelt and entertainment reporter Emma Jones chat with Tom Brook about highlights of this years Toronto International Film Festival. [66]


VIDEO: Wooden rollercoaster collapses in fire
(Headline News )
Dramatic pictures have emerged of a recently closed rollercoaster in Los Angeles that collapsed after fire broke out on the wooden frame. [67]


VIDEO: Holidaymakers searching for gold
(Headline News )
Amateur prospectors in California are using the long-running drought to their advantage- panning for gold in newly exposed riverbeds. [68]


VIDEO: Performers hold Times Square protest
(Headline News )
Costumed street performers in New York have staged a protest against a proposed law which will mean licensing- background checks and other regulations for them. [69]


VIDEO: Obama briefs Congress on IS plans
(Headline News )
President Obama briefs Congress on his plans for tackling Islamic State militants- ahead of an address to the US on Wednesday. [70]


US states launch Home Depot probe
(Headline News )
Pressure mounts on US retail giant Home Depot after a massive data breach- as US states launch a probe and senators call for action. [71]


Jacobson makes Booker shortlist
(Headline News )
Former Booker winner Howard Jacobson is among the three British writers- two Americans and an Australian to make this years shortlist. [72]


Penn State sex abuse penalty reduced
(Headline News )
The body governing US collegiate sport eases the punishment against a university where a football coach was convicted of sexually abusing children. [73]


Wife of Ray Rice defends her husband
(Headline News )
Janay Rice blames the media for feeling embarrassed and hurt after a video was leaked showing the NFL star punching her in a lift. [74]


Apple unveils Watch and new iPhones
(Headline News )
Apple unveils a smartwatch - its first new product line since the iPad - as well as bigger iPhones and a contactless payment system. [75]


A third of US birds in decline
(Headline News )
A third of all bird species in the US are in decline- according to a comprehensive new report finds that underlines the threat to American birds. [76]


US father killed his five children
(Headline News )
A US father is suspected of killing his five children and dumping their bodies in another state- police say. [77]


Last Gandolfini film shows in Toronto
(Headline News )
James Gandolfini’s final big-screen role before his death premieres at the Toronto International Film Festival. [78]


Stars attend Joan Rivers funeral
(Headline News )
Family- friends and famous names from the worlds of TV- film and comedy say a final farewell to Joan Rivers at her funeral in New York. [79]


US to go on offensive against IS
(Headline News )
US President Barack Obama is to set out his game plan against Islamic State militants this week- saying we will defeat them. [80]


VIDEO: Every day is Bill Murray day
(Headline News )
The Toronto Film Festival celebrated Bill Murray day as the star attended the premier of his new film- St Vincent. [81]


VIDEO: Dust storm hits Phoenix, Arizona
(Headline News )
Timelapse footage of a large dust storm in Phoenix- Arizona on Saturday. [82]


Confronting the football industrial complex
(Headline News )
Too violent- too commercial- too much- says author [83]


Kidman memory movie buoys author
(Headline News )
Kidman brings bestselling amnesia novel to the big screen [84]


Justice for AvaLynn draws questions
(Headline News )
Controversy over Justice for AvaLynn campaign [85]


VIDEO: A giant boulders journey to LA
(Headline News )
The 340-tonne art installation that could outlast Los Angeles [86]


Will Americans embrace English football?
(Headline News )
The English Premier League comes to America [87]


The elephant that flew
(Headline News )
The story behind an amazing video of an elephant in a plane [88]


How the internet mourns Joan Rivers
(Headline News )
How the internet mourned the sharp-witted comedian [89]


Judge approves NY jogger case deal
(Headline News )
A US judge approves a $41m (£25m) settlement between New York City and five men wrongfully convicted of the rape of a woman jogger in 1989. [90]


Unresponsive plane crashes into sea
(Headline News )
A private plane tailed by US fighter jets when it failed to respond to air traffic control- crashes off Jamaica- with an American couple on board. [91]


Deadly microbes found in US lab
(Headline News )
A sweep of US government labs finds improperly stored deadly microbes- following the discovery of forgotten stores of smallpox in July. [92]


N Korea sets trial date for US man
(Headline News )
US citizen Matthew Miller- detained in North Korea after allegedly tearing up his visa- will be put on trial on 14 September- state media say. [93]


Obama delays immigration reform plan
(Headline News )
Barack Obama abandons a plan to use his presidential powers to force through immigration reforms that were blocked by Republicans in Congress. [94]


Bitcoin trader enters guilty plea
(Headline News )
The operator of an exchange for the virtual currency Bitcoin pleads guilty in New York to running an unlicensed money transmitting business. [95]


Apple to tighten iCloud security
(Headline News )
Apple is to bolster iCloud security after intimate pictures of celebrities were stolen and published online. [96]


At what price a university degree?
(Headline News )
Two economists say higher education pays dividends - but only because the economy is so bleak for those without a degree. [97]


VIDEO: Obama photobombed our family
(Headline News )
During a visit to Stonehenge- US President Barack Obama stopped to talk to a local family and posed for photos with them. [98]


Toronto festival in Bill Murray Day
(Headline News )
Bill Murray is honoured at the Toronto Film Festival with a special day dedicated to him. [99]


VIDEO: Beheading will not intimidate US
(Headline News )
President Barack Obama has vowed the US will not be intimidated- after Islamic State militants released a video showing the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff. [100]


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