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  1. Glastonbury Music Festival Kicks off With Kaiser Chiefs

    7:13 am 6/27/2014

    The U.K. event, the world's largest greenfield music festival, is expected to draw 175,000 people, with two deaths reported so far and the BBC apologizing for a weather alert that caused viewer dismay.Read more

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  2. Late BBC Host Jimmy Savile Had 'Fascination' With Corpses, Report Finds

    7:20 am 6/26/2014

    Witnesses told probes into sexual abuse claims against him that he said he had rings made from glass eyes taken from dead bodies, posed with corpses for pictures and performed sexual acts on them.Read more

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  3. BBC Planning Live Ultra HD Broadcast of 2014 Commonwealth Games

    12:02 am 6/26/2014

    This unique test will use an entirely Internet-based broadcast infrastructure.Read more

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  4. BBC Apologizes for 'Game of Thrones' No Nudity News Alert

    4:23 am 6/25/2014

    A message to BBC News app users, which included the line "BREAKING NEWS No nudity in latest episode of Game of Thrones!!!," was sent by accident as part of a test, the U.K. public broadcaster says.Read more

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  5. Al Jazeera, BBC Hold Silent Vigil for Journalists Jailed in Egypt (Video)

    5:27 am 6/24/2014

    To protest the jailing of three Al Jazeera English journalists in Egypt, BBC staff gathered outside the broadcaster's headquarters in London and stood in silence, wearing black tape across their mouths.Read more

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  6. Wimbledon: BBC Opening-Day Coverage Peaks With 2.2 Million Viewers

    3:08 am 6/24/2014

    Scottish star Andy Murray drew the biggest audience of the day, but the peak rating fell below last year's.Read more

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  7. BBC Trust Chief Defends License Fee Model

    8:43 am 6/23/2014

    BBC Trust acting chair Diane Coyle says the British public broadcaster is looking into ideas to incorporate on-demand viewing into any future funding structure.Read more

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  8. Wimbledon: BBC Launches Most Comprehensive Digital Coverage Ever

    2:15 am 6/23/2014

    The U.K. public broadcaster touts "a huge summer of sport" as the London tennis tournament joins the World Cup as a ratings magnet on the TV schedule.Read more

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  9. BBC Chief Tony Hall Unveils Plan to Boost Diversity

    3:36 am 6/20/2014

    The U.K. public broadcaster aims to increase onscreen representation of minority ethnic groups from 10.4 percent to 15 percent by 2017, and staff levels from 8.3 percent to 15 percent by 2020.Read more

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  10. BBC Worldwide Latin America Opens Miami Headquarters

    2:45 pm 6/18/2014

    The new facilities will serve as the hub for the network’s Latin American and U.S. Hispanic operation. Read more

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