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Dame Helen to play Queen on Broadway

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 19:04
West End hit The Audience, starring Dame Helen Mirren as Queen Elizabeth II, is to transfer to Broadway next year.
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VIDEO: Demonstrations on streets of Kiev

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 19:04
Demonstrations are taking place in Kiev as attempts are made to clear Independence Square of protesters.
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VIDEO: Airport weapon check 'can be hacked'

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 18:45
Airport security screening technology is vulnerable to hacking, a security researcher has warned at the Black Hat conference in Las Vegas.
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Celebrities call for Scots No vote

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 18:44
Public figures including Sir Mick Jagger and Dame Judi Dench urge Scotland to say "No" to independence, despite not being able to vote in the referendum.
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Liberia declares Ebola emergency

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 18:37
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf declares a state of emergency as the country grapples with an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus.
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AUDIO: Mum: Why I left children in hot car

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 18:19
A US mother defends her decision to leave her two young children in a 'hot car' whilst she attended a job interview.
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Obama hails 'a new Africa emerging'

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 18:03
US President Barack Obama has hailed a new emerging Africa, on the last day of a summit in Washington DC with 40 African leaders.
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Gaza emergency appeal launched

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 17:38
British aid agencies launch an emergency appeal for people affected by the conflict in Gaza, saying it has created a "humanitarian emergency".
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Fire rips through hospital site

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 17:12
A huge blaze at a derelict hospital site in Northampton is tackled by more than 80 firefighters overnight.
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All-Stars beat Bayern in fiery friendly

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 17:01
The Major League Soccer All-Stars team beat Bayern Munich 2-1 in a friendly marred by some robust challenges.
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BBC chief defends Jeremy Clarkson

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 17:00
BBC head of television, Danny Cohen, writes a letter to the Guardian, admitting there have been "significant issues on Top Gear in recent months".
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BBC to broadcast DEC Gaza appeal

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 16:50
The BBC, along with other UK public service broadcasters, is to air an emergency appeal on Friday for people affected by the conflict in Gaza.
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VIDEO: NY's 'Little Liberia' Ebola fears

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 16:26
BBC News speaks to members of the largest Liberian community outside Monrovia in Staten Island, New York.
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McIlroy can win 20 majors - Nicklaus

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 15:59
Jack Nicklaus believes Rory McIlroy can beat his record of 18 major titles if he maintains his competitive desire.
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Germany factory output in small rise

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 15:38
German industrial output rose by just 0.3% in June from May, official figures show, as concerns over the Ukraine crisis weighed on the economy.
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India bill to try minors as adults

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 15:10
India's cabinet approves a bill to allow children over 16 to be tried as adults for crimes such as rape and murder.
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Israel offers Gaza truce extension

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 14:42
Israel offers to extend a 72-hour ceasefire in Gaza, say Israeli officials, but Hamas, which controls Gaza, has yet to agree to the plan.
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Crossrail extension plans considered

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 13:58
Proposals to extend Crossrail to Hertfordshire are to be considered by the government, the transport secretary is expected to announce.
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Activist meets 'stolen grandson'

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 12:51
Argentine human rights activist Estela Carlotto is reunited with her long-lost grandson after discovering his whereabouts earlier this week.
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US travel firm in $500m China move

BBC World News - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 12:39
Priceline Group, owner of travel websites including Booking.com and Agoda, agrees to invest $500m in China's biggest online travel company Ctrip.
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