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One of escaped trio held in California

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 12:58
Police in California have arrested one of three escaped inmates after the fugitive told a friend he wanted to turn himself in.
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Five snowmobilers die in avalanche

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 12:52
A "very large" avalanche in western Canada leaves at least five people on snowmobiles dead, authorities say.
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VIDEO: New York from the very top

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 11:35
New York photographed from above
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VIDEO: Is this Messi's biggest fan?

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 11:20
A video has emerged of a five-year-old whose image went viral after he was photographed wearing a homemade Lionel Messi shirt.
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Facebook bans private gun adverts

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 11:02
Private individuals will no longer be allowed to advertise guns on Facebook and Instagram after the sites announced rule changes.
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Week in pictures

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 10:43
Some of the best news photographs from around the world
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The polygamy hoax that spread from Iraq to Eritrea

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 10:26
The lie about enforced polygamy goes international
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VIDEO: 'Thank you for rescuing us'

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 09:36
Underground footage has emerged of four Chinese miners, taken just days before they were rescued in eastern Shandong province.
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Why is Iowa like Leicester City FC?

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 09:32
Why the state of Iowa is like the luge
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Brazil's race to find a Zika vaccine

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 09:29
The steps Brazil is taking to counter Zika
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Why does Sweden have more boys than girls?

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 09:25
Why does Sweden have more teenage boys than girls?
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Tales from the Calais 'Jungle hotel'

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 08:27
Tea, rivalry and money-making schemes in the Calais "Jungle"
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Penthouse pressure on ex-Brazil head

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 08:25
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva must testify over allegations that he failed to declare ownership of a luxury penthouse.
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Israeli vulture cleared of spying

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 08:19
A griffon vulture detained in Lebanon on suspicion of spying for Israel has been returned home after UN intervention, Israeli officials say.
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VIDEO: Iowa voters talk politics over pie

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 08:08
As the 2016 presidential hopefuls make their final pitch to candidates in Iowa, what are the issues which matter most to voters? Iowa voters talk about their differences over pie.
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Four militants remain in US stand-off

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 05:49
The FBI is attempting to negotiate the surrender of the final four anti-government militants holed up at a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon.
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Iran 'flies drone over US warship'

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 03:53
Iran flew an unarmed drone over a US aircraft carrier and took "precise" photographs during a naval drill in the Gulf, its state broadcaster says.
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VIDEO: Behind the scenes at Syria peace talks

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 03:28
Lina Sinjab goes behind the scenes of the Geneva talks.
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Q&A: Abortion and Zika

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 02:33
What advice for women in countries affected by the virus?
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Olympic chiefs 'monitoring' Zika

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 02:21
Olympic venues will be inspected daily in the lead-up to the Games in Rio in an attempt to minimise the impact of the Zika virus.
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