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1 Eiffel Tower and Louvre terror plot foiled
http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-28241855
The French intelligence services say they have uncovered a plot by jihadists to blow up the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre and even a nuclear plant in France last summer.
2 Six dead in Houston house shooting
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-28240831#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa
Six people, including four children, have been shot dead at a house near the US city of Houston, police say. One woman is in critical condition after being shot in the head, but she was able to identify the suspect and direct police to him.
3 Two men gored in Spain's Pamplona bull run
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-28243929
Two people have been gored and several others hurt in Spain, on the fourth day of the traditional running of the bulls festival in Pamplona. One man was gored in the leg and another in the foot when one bull raced ahead of the pack as it charged through the narrow streets of the city.
4 Peterborough 'mystery amnesia man' in identity plea
http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-cambridgeshire-28228585
9 July 2014 Last updated at 21:20 ET Peterborough 'mystery amnesia man' in identity plea A man found almost two months ago with a "severe case of amnesia" has been described as "a complete mystery" by health workers trying to identify him.
5 Missing climber's body found in Alps after 32 years
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-28245339
Mountain climbers have discovered the frozen body of a young climber who disappeared 32 years ago in the French Alps, French media reports say. Patrice Hyvert was last seen alive on 1 March 1982, when he took a solitary climb in the Mont Blanc mountain range on the French-Italian border.
6 Google Glass hack allows brainwave control
http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-28237582
Google Glass has been hacked so that it can be controlled by brainwaves. By combining the smart glasses with an electroencephalography (EEG) headset, the software makes it possible to take a picture without moving a muscle.
7 Greenwald: NSA and FBI spied on five Muslim-Americans
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-28238932
US spy agencies snooped on the emails of five high-profile Muslim Americans in an effort to identify security threats, documents leaked by fugitive ex-NSA contractor Edward Snowden show.
8 Emergency phone and internet data storage law to be brought in
http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-politics-28237108#TWEET1179967
Emergency legislation will be brought in next week to force phone and internet companies to log records of customer calls, texts and internet use.
9 How Syria's ancient treasures are being smashed
http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-28191181
Syria, graced with thousands of historic sites, is seeing its cultural heritage vandalised, looted and destroyed by war - but volunteers are doing what they can to document the damage and save the country's cultural identity from obliteration. They have taken many of the photographs below.
10 US pilot buys pizza for grounded passengers
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-28232814
Gerhard Bradner ordered 50 pizzas after his plane was diverted to Cheyenne and they waited for thunder and lightning to clear in Denver. Passengers said the entire cabin burst into applause after the pilot announced the delivery on the loudspeaker.
11 Germany bans cola after drug test
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/8067970.stm
The authorities in six German states have ordered retailers to stop selling Red Bull Cola energy drinks after traces of cocaine were found in it. The recall came after a sample analysis conducted in North-Rhine Westphalia found one litre of the drink contained 0.
12 Man cuts off penis in restaurant
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/england/london/6586879.stm
Police were forced to use CS gas to restrain the man when they entered the Zizzi restaurant in The Strand on Sunday evening. The man was then taken to hospital in south London where his condition is stable. It is understood surgeons were unable to reattach his penis.
13 Fossil of 'largest flying bird' identified
http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-28164063
The fossilised remains of the largest flying bird ever found have been identified by scientists. This creature would have looked like a seagull on steroids - its wingspan was between 6.1 and 7.4m (20-24ft).
14 KIDS REACT TO OLD COMPUTERS
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PF7EpEnglgk
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15 Ancient arachnid 'walks again'
http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-28166504#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa
The dead walk again: an arachnid that lived 410 million years ago has crawled back into the virtual world. The creature's remains were so well preserved in fossil form that scientists could see all its leg joints, allowing them to recreate its likely gait using computer graphics.
16 An epitaph for India's 'appalling' national car
http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-28085095
Production of the Ambassador, the first car to be made in India, has been halted because of falling demand. Modelled on the Morris Oxford, the car's design has changed little since it first went into production in 1957. But motoring journalist Hormazd Sorabjee is not too upset to see it go.
17 Living history: The man who lives in 1946
http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-28106466
Ben Sansum is 35. But he lives in 1946. His clothes, his house, the music he listens to - all come from an era before he was even born.
18 The joy of bidets
http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-26851005
When you live in a foreign country and delight in cultural differences, there can come a time when you discover that, in some tiny way, you're beginning to adopt them yourself.
19 US returns stolen Matisse painting to Venezuela
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-28205390
7 July 2014 Last updated at 19:39 ET US returns stolen Matisse painting to Venezuela A painting by the French artist Henri Matisse, stolen more than a decade ago, has been handed back to the Venezuelan authorities by US officials.
20 Nicaragua canal route: Atlantic-Pacific link unveiled
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-28206683
The Nicaraguan government and the company behind plans to build a canal linking the Atlantic and the Pacific Ocean have settled on a route. It would stretch 278km (173 miles) from Punta Gorda on the Caribbean through Lake Nicaragua to the mouth of the river Brito on the Pacific.

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