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Mexico insists 43 students are dead

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 13:40
Mexico's attorney general insists that 43 students who disappeared four months ago were killed and their bodies burnt and disposed of.
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Asylum group 'legally held at sea'

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 13:14
Australia's month-long detention of 157 Sri Lankan asylum seekers at sea last year was legal, the High Court rules.
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Keys through to face Serena in semi

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 12:58
Unseeded Madison Keys beats Venus Williams to set up an Australian Open semi-final with top seed Serena Williams in Melbourne.
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Japan PM condemns Goto hostage video

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 12:55
PM Shinzo Abe condemns a "despicable" Islamic State threat to kill hostage Kenji Goto within 24 hours, saying Japan is working for his release.
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VIDEO: IS threatens to kill Japanese hostage

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 11:32
Islamic State are threatening to kill two more hostages, unless Jordan frees an Iraqi woman held there and sentenced to death after being accused of involvement in hotel bombings in Oman in 2005.
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Abbott 'to consult' after Philip row

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 11:22
Australian PM Tony Abbott says he will consult more widely before announcing knights and dames, after criticism of his knighthood for Prince Philip.
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Yemen crisis and an uncertain future

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:36
Yemen's government collapse leaves country perilous future
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Bank chief warns of pandemic threat

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:42
The president of the World Bank warns that the world is "dangerously unprepared" for future pandemics like the deadly Ebola outbreak.
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Electronic Arts shares up on results

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:37
Shares in Electronic Arts jump almost 5% after the video games publisher reports stronger than expected results.
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Argentina Jews boycott memorial

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:34
Jewish groups in Argentina boycott the government's Holocaust memorial, in protest at the investigation into the death of prosecutor Alberto Nisman.
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Manus detainees 'to be sent home'

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:08
Most detainees at the Australian-run Manus Island centre are not refugees and will soon be repatriated, says the PM of PNG, but campaigners dismiss the claim.
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Many asthma diagnoses 'may be wrong'

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 08:46
More than a million UK adults may be wrongly diagnosed as asthmatic and be receiving unnecessary medication as a result, an NHS watchdog warns.
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Apple profit 'biggest in history'

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 08:30
Apple's first quarter profit of $18bn is the biggest ever quarterly profit for a public company, according to Standard and Poor's.
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Snow warning issued for Scotland

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 08:24
Yellow "be aware" warnings are issued by the Met Office for frequent snow showers across Scotland, Northern Ireland and the north of England.
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England drives global football deals

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 08:24
Football clubs spent a record £2.7bn in international transfers in 2014, with English football clubs accounting for £795m of the total.
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Germans count cost as Greece turns left

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 08:20
Germans see little point in more concessions to Greece
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Anti-Semitism exposes legal gaps in Europe

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 08:17
New anti-Semitism in Europe poses legal challenge
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VIDEO: First in the village to own a fridge

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 08:17
A tailor from Calcutta buys his first fridge, which is also the first of his entire village.
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US admits snow forecast errors

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 08:10
The US National Weather Service says its forecasting is "subject to error", after predictions of a historic blizzard for New York City fell flat.
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VIDEO: Greece's push for a debt "haircut"

BBC World News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 08:07
Opposition to austerity is at the core of Greece's new leader's agenda but it will also push for half of Greek debt to be written off, bringing it down to a more sustainable level, a so-called "haircut".
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