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Albino turtle found on Australia beach

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:43
Wildlife volunteers say they were stunned to find an extremely rare albino turtle on a beach in Australia on Sunday.
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North Korean satellite 'is in orbit'

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 11:30
A satellite sent into space by a widely condemned North Korean rocket launch is in orbit but it is not clear if it is working, says South Korea.
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Caves reveal Australia wasteland's secret past

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 11:06
Caves reveal a desert's rainforest past
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Bloomberg 'looks at' US presidency bid

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 10:59
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says he is considering running for US president, the first time he has confirmed he is eyeing a bid.
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'Hack' on DoJ and DHS downplayed

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 10:11
US authorities acknowledge a data breach affecting the Department of Justice and Department of Homeland Security - but downplay its severity.
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Mexico journalist kidnapped in Veracruz

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 10:11
The Mexican authorities in Veracruz state search for a reporter who was dragged from her home by armed men.
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Viewpoint: Will 2016 be a turning point for free speech in India?

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 09:24
Will 2016 be a turning point for free speech in India?
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VIDEO: Exploring India's 'dead' car auctions

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 08:54
At India's "dead" car auctions, you can buy a car for a fraction of its market price. But there's a catch - the cars have all been damaged by flooding.
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Flashes of light may stop jet lag

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 08:45
Exposure to short flashes of light at night could help travellers adjust to new time zones and avoid jet lag, according to scientists.
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VIDEO: Meet the world's oldest powerlifter

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 08:24
Danish pensioner is world's oldest licensed powerlifter
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New questions for African force in Somalia

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 08:11
Deadly attack raises questions for African forces in Somalia
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Portugal wrinkles its nose at UK's EU deal

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 08:09
Portugal has more pressing concerns than UK and EU
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VIDEO: 'We're 70, we're not leaving Ukraine now'

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 08:03
The elderly couple who will not leave the town of Peski on Ukraine's frontline despite shelling damaging their house.
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Is self-publishing coming of age?

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 08:03
How easy is it for authors to self-publish?
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Viewpoint: Are Donald Trump and his rivals a big joke?

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 08:02
Are Trump and his rivals a big joke, asks PJ O'Rourke
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Iraqi charged over Kayla Mueller death

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 07:59
The widow of a former senior Islamic State leader is charged over the death of US hostage Kayla Mueller last year, the US justice department says.
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Man shot dead in Dublin 'reprisal'

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 07:20
A man has been shot dead in Dublin in what police believe could be a reprisal for a murder at a boxing match weigh-in on Friday.
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Japan and the whale

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 06:30
History, food, identity or perhaps bureaucracy?
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Sikh barred from flight 'over turban'

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 06:09
Sikh actor Waris Ahluwalia claims he was barred from boarding an Aeromexico flight because of his turban.
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US to help S Korea missile defence

BBC World News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 04:32
The US will help South Korea deploy an advanced missile defence system as soon as possible, officials from the Pentagon have said.
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