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1. FSV Mainz 05 1-2 Bayern Munich

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 05:54
Arjen Robben's last-minute winner ensures German leaders Bayern Munich end a successful 2014 with a dramatic win at Mainz.
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Michael Phelps admits drink-driving

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 05:54
US swimmer Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian of all-time, gets a one-year suspended jail sentence after pleading guilty to drink-driving.
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French defender Abidal retires

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 05:41
Former France and Barcelona defender Eric Abidal announces his retirement from football.
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Blackberry in revenue slide

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 04:57
Troubled smartphone maker Blackberry reports a larger than expected drop in revenue, as it struggles to convince consumers to buy its phones.
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Turkey issues warrant for Gulen

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 04:17
Turkey issues an arrest warrant for influential US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, who is accused of organising an anti-government movement.
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VIDEO: Anger replaces fear over Taliban attack

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 04:02
The BBC's Shahzeb Jillani speaks to residents in Peshawar where 'courage is replacing fear' as more people demand government action against the Taliban.
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VIDEO: Workers freed days after tunnel collapse

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 03:30
Twelve workers have been rescued after being trapped for four days in a collapsed tunnel in Vietnam's Lam Dong region.
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Killed PC 'may have been recognised'

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 02:52
An off-duty PC who died after being attacked in Liverpool city centre might have been recognised as an officer, the chief constable says.
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Peshawar spurs Pakistan executions

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 02:50
Pakistan carries out its first executions since lifting a moratorium on the death penalty in the wake of the Peshawar school massacre.
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Belarus moves to protect currency

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 02:03
Belarus's central bank moves to protect its currency by imposing a new tax, as it feels the knock-on effects of the fall in the Russian rouble.
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Greek MP alleges 3m euro vote bribe

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 02:01
A Greek MP says he was offered a bribe worth 3m euros in order to vote for the government's candidate in a critical presidential vote.
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Zimbabwe issues coins for Christmas

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 01:54
Special coins issued by Zimbabwe's central bank go into circulation in the run-up to Christmas, to help shoppers who usually get change in sweets.
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Ebola kills top Sierra Leone doctor

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 01:51
One of Sierra Leone's top doctors, Victor Willoughby, died from Ebola hours after the arrival of experimental drug ZMab, medical officials say.
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Lineker criticises Fifa 'farce'

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 01:43
Former England striker Gary Lineker says the way Fifa is running world football is a "farce" and "hugely depressing".
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Companies face 'bloodbath' in Russia

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 01:36
The chief executive of Renault Nissan says manufacturers in Russia are facing a "bloodbath" because of the plunge in the value of the rouble.
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Nigeria court backs prisoners' vote

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 01:31
A court in Nigeria rules that all prisoners should be able to vote, with general elections looming in February 2015.
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Cook removed as England ODI captain

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 01:00
Alastair Cook is replaced by Eoin Morgan as England's one-day captain, less than two months before the World Cup.
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Toddler's parents cleared of murder

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 00:43
The parents of Levi-Blu Cassin are cleared of his murder at Birmingham Crown Court - but convicted of causing or allowing his death.
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Week in pictures: 13-19 December 2014

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 00:42
The best news photos from around the world
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VIDEO: Iraqi soldiers 'fighting for their lives'

BBC World News - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 00:30
Quentin Sommerville reports from the Ain al-Asad airbase - a linchpin in the battle against Islamic State for Iraq's Anbar province.
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