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Cruz picks Fiorina as running mate

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 05:30
Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz announces former contender Carly Fiorina as his running mate.
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VIDEO: Bobbi Kristina Brown's drug use 'got bad'

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 05:18
Bobbi Kristina Brown's drug use "got really bad" before she died, her boyfriend Nick Gordon says.
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VIDEO: Concern over imprisoned teenager in Egypt

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 02:40
Concern over imprisoned teenager in Egypt
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Ex-House Speaker 'serial child molester'

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 02:09
A federal judge has sentenced Dennis Hastert to 15 months in prison, calling the former House Speaker "a serial child molester".
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VIDEO: 'Bad-ass librarians' save Timbuktu treasures

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 02:03
Journalist and author Joshua Hammer talks about his book, Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu, which describes how historians saved thousands of ancient Islamic texts from Al Qaeda militants.
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'Suicide bomber' hits western Turkey

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 01:57
A suicide bomber blows herself up in the western Turkish city of Bursa, killing one and injuring 10, local media say.
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Paris attacks suspect in French court

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 01:33
Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam appears before a French judge hours after his extradition from Belgium.
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Putin scolds space officials over delay

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 01:16
Russia's president urges space officials to fix "hitches" after travelling across the country to see the first rocket launch from a new cosmodrome - only for it to be delayed.
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Cape Verde 'shooter' found after manhunt

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 01:03
A soldier suspected of killing 11 people at a military barracks in Cape Verde is arrested after a 24-hour manhunt, the authorities say.
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Two-year-old shoots mother dead in US

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 00:05
A two-year-old boy has accidentally shot and killed his mother in the US city of Milwaukee after finding a gun in the back of their car.
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Austria passes tough new asylum law

BBC World News - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 23:36
The Austrian parliament passes a controversial new law restricting asylum rights and allowing most claimants to be rejected directly at the border.
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Spain’s 'Usual Suspects' line up again for fresh elections

BBC World News - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 23:20
Fresh elections are due - but can anyone win?
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'We want peace - and ice cream'

BBC World News - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 23:18
What South Sudanese want now that war has ended
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Venezuela's satirical take on power cuts

BBC World News - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 21:42
Venezuelans poke fun at power rationing
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Why are HK journalists submitting blank columns?

BBC World News - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 20:46
Why Hong Kong journalists are boycotting their columns
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Jordan bans rock band with gay singer

BBC World News - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 20:28
A Lebanese rock band with a gay lead singer says it has been banned from performing in Jordan because its music supports religious and sexual freedom.
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Western Sahara warning over UN row

BBC World News - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 19:18
A conflict in the disputed territory of Western Sahara may flare up again if the UN's mission is not fully restored, an African Union envoy warns.
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Surprise removal of German spy chief

BBC World News - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 18:33
The head of Germany's foreign intelligence service, Gerhard Schindler, is to leave his job early amid reports that he was forced out.
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'Four civilians killed' in east Ukraine

BBC World News - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 18:21
Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine say at least four civilians, including a pregnant woman, were killed in a shelling - an attack army chiefs deny.
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Secular pledge for Turkey constitution

BBC World News - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 18:07
Turkey's secularist character is "not up for debate", its PM says, following a controversial call for its new constitution to be religion-based.
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