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BBC Business News
- Oil prices plunge after Opec meeting
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:19:25 GMT
Crude oil prices slump after the Opec oil producers' cartel decides not to cut output.
- Woman wins £337m in divorce case
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:11:45 GMT
The American wife of London financier Sir Chris Hohn, Jamie Cooper-Hohn, is awarded £337m by a High Court judge in a divorce case.
- Energy shares weigh on FTSE 100
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:10:44 GMT
The FTSE 100 struggles to make headway as energy shares fall after oil prices hit a four-year low.
- UK swells list of banned websites
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:10:42 GMT
The High Court bans a further 53 piracy sites, more than doubling the number that the UK's leading net providers must block.
- VIDEO: What is Opec? In 60 seconds
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:07:46 GMT
BBC News looks at the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) and its challenges, amid a slump in global crude oil prices.
- Mitchell called PCs plebs, judge says
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 18:07:24 GMT
A judge says he is satisfied the MP called police officers "plebs" as he rules against Andrew Mitchell in a High Court libel action.
- Sporting world rallies round Abbott
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 18:06:19 GMT
Former England bowler David Lawrence fears Sean Abbott may never play again following the death of Phillip Hughes.
- Manhunt after pair stabbed to death
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:54:13 GMT
A manhunt is under way after a husband and wife in their 50s were found stabbed to death in their home in Surrey.
- Care home boss guilty of sex charges
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:52:39 GMT
A man who ran a series of children's homes in north Wales is guilty of sexually assaulting youngsters in his care in a campaign of abuse spanning decades.
- MP denies Twitter porn favourite
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:44:17 GMT
Lincoln MP Karl McCartney denies "favouriting" a pornographic image on Twitter, blaming the site's lack of security.