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Johnny Depp and Amber Heard to divorce

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 11:41
Film star Johnny Depp and his actress wife Amber Heard are to divorce, US court documents reveal.
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VIDEO: Camper's close encounter with lions

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 10:11
A couple of campers describe the moment three lions explored their campsite and licked their tent.
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Clashes in Bolivia disabled protest

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 09:32
Police in Bolivia use water cannons against disabled protesters who tried to breach a roadblock to demand an increase in state benefits.
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Royal Mail unveils Pink Floyd stamps

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 09:20
A set of stamps celebrating 50 years of British rock group Pink Floyd have been unveiled by Royal Mail.
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Guyana's gifts to the world

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 09:15
Half-a-century of Guyana's gifts to the world
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Taliban instability could fuel opium trade

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 07:43
Death of Taliban leader could boost opium trade
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The search for Ethiopia's abducted children

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 07:31
Ethiopia's rescue mission after cross-border kidnapping
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Is populism a threat to Europe's economies?

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 07:23
Will populism push Europe away from economic orthodoxy?
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Russian girl's suicide prompts national debate

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 07:19
Girl's story prompts suicide debate in Russia
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Sunny Leone: from porn star to author

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 07:13
Ex-porn star turned Bollywood actress moves into erotic fiction
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VIDEO: Atomic bomb survivor honours US POWs

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 07:12
A new film tells the story of a Japanese man who survived the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and dedicated his life to identifying the American POW victims.
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US states oppose transgender edict

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 07:01
Eleven US states file a lawsuit challenging the Obama administration's recent efforts to expand the rights of transgender students.
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VIDEO: The scourge of opium in Afghanistan

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 06:40
Opium production has long been a problem in Taliban-controlled areas of Afghanistan, but it is also grown in many government-controlled regions.
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VIDEO: Growing discontent in Venezuela

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 05:27
Fresh street rallies were held in Venezuela on Wednesday, as protesters voiced their discontent about President Nicolas Maduro, who they want ousted from office.
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S Carolina bans abortion after 20 weeks

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 05:23
South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley has signed into law a bill that bans most abortions in the state after 20 weeks.
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Migrant boat capsize caught on camera

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 05:04
The deadly capsizing of a migrant boat in the Mediterranean is caught on camera by the Italian navy as it rescues 550 people.
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Azeris free journalist backed by Clooney

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 04:37
Top Azerbaijan journalist Khadija Ismayilova, whose case was taken up by Amal Clooney, is freed from jail on the order of the supreme court.
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Does Norfolk 'mutiny' disguise bounty of privilege?

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 04:17
Is self-interest behind island's 'mutiny' against Australia?
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US uses wasps to kill tree-eating bugs

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 04:12
Millions of tiny, parasitic wasps are deployed across 24 US states to stop the spread of the tree-killing emerald ash borer.
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VIDEO: Warm welcome for Ukraine's Savchenko

BBC World News - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 03:19
Russia has freed jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who became a symbol of resistance against Moscow.
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