Viral videos with 5by: a look back at 2014

Video Fri 12 Dec, AT 15:31

Five of the best viral videos of the week, hand-picked by our video partner 5by

House prices in London

Houses earning more than salaries of most Brits

One-Minute Read Fri 12 Dec, AT 13:00

Annual increase in house prices highlights the struggle facing first-time buyers

Crypto app

Cryptoy app: Can you crack the GCHQ code?

One-Minute Read Fri 12 Dec, AT 12:32

Test your wits against one of history's great ciphers as government spy agency launches its first app

Joey Barton of QPR

Joey Barton reveals French death threat

One-Minute Read Fri 12 Dec, AT 10:41

Controversial midfielder makes light of bizarre warning letter

Boys' self-harm hospital admissions soar

One-Minute Read Fri 12 Dec, AT 10:26

Experts warn that societal expectations make it harder for young males to ask for help


Serial podcast review: what we learnt from episode 11, Rumours

Summary Fri 12 Dec, AT 10:03

This week on the Serial podcast, Adnan says he just wants the scrutiny to be over

House Speaker John Boehner walks to the House chamber for an expected vote

Late drama as US House passes $1.1tn budget

One-Minute Read Fri 12 Dec, AT 09:22

Republican measure squeezed through just hours before looming government shutdown

Columnist Don Brind

The tub of lard threat to TV-shy David Cameron

Fri 12 Dec, AT 09:15 Don Brind

‘Empty chair’ threat to break deadlock over election debates – but HIGNFY treatment might be better

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Arsenal fans in civil war over Arsene Wenger

Preview Fri 12 Dec, AT 09:13

Pardew defends Wenger against Arsenal fans' insults as Newcastle prepare to head to the Emirates

Paul Pogba of Juventus

Arsenal join Chelsea and Man City in race to sign Pogba

Transfer Talk Fri 12 Dec, AT 08:59

English clubs in scrap to lure 21-year-old French midfielder from Juventus

Water tap

Water bills to fall by 5% says regulator

One-Minute Read Fri 12 Dec, AT 08:51

Water companies say that Ofwat ruling will hit their profits, as bills fall by £20