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VIDEO: IS claims capture of Syrian pilot

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 11:58
The so-called Islamic State group says it has captured a Syrian air force pilot alive, after a warplane came down in countryside east of the capital, Damascus.
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VIDEO: Eight killed 'execution-style' in Ohio

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 10:02
At least eight people have been killed in "execution-style killings" in four places near each other in rural Ohio, as Laura Bicker reports.
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Will Starbucks be a hit in South Africa?

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 07:31
Will Starbucks make it big in South Africa?
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In pictures: Chernobyl's eerie exclusion zone 30 years on

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 07:27
Pictures from deserted Chernobyl 30 years on
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'Don't buy death' - Somalis urged to stay and rebuild their country

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 07:24
Somalis urged to stay and rebuild their country
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Return to the valley of tears

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 07:21
The village where one house survived Nepal's earthquake
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EU to draw up tax haven blacklist

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 05:53
EU nations agree to draw up a blacklist of tax havens in the wake of the Panama Papers leaks.
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VIDEO: Ukraine cat 'adopts' baby squirrels

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 05:39
Cat owner Karina Vengrovska describes how a cat with her own litter of kittens took on an additional labour of love - being a "mother" to two rescued baby squirrels.
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'No sign' Prince's death was suicide

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 05:38
There is "no reason to believe" that Prince's death was suicide, a sheriff in Minnesota says after a post-mortem examination which suggests he died alone.
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US suicide rate highest in 30 years

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 05:02
The suicide rate in the US has surged to its highest level almost three decades, according to a new report.
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US admits Iraq-Syria civilian deaths

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 04:56
Twenty civilians were killed in US air strikes aimed at Islamic State militants between September and February in Iraq and Syria, the US military admits.
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How money has been made over the years

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 04:47
A brief history of currency in five objects
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Fiat Chrysler to recall 1.1m vehicles

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 04:43
Fiat Chrysler is to recall 1.1m vehicles worldwide over fears they may roll away after drivers get out.
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Croatia remembers death camp victims

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 04:41
Croatia holds a memorial service for people murdered by Nazi Germany's allies at the Jasenovac death camp.
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Wait begins for Prince autopsy results

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 03:28
A post-mortem examination is carried out on the body of US superstar Prince but officials warn it may take weeks for the full results to be ready.
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VW increases emissions bill to €16.2bn

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 02:11
Volkswagen sets aside billions more to cover emissions scandal costs as German carmakers agree to recall 630,000 diesels.
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VIDEO: Bomb survivor's story: 'I had a game plan'

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 02:05
Basketball player Sebastian Bellin, who was injured in an airport bombing in Brussels, describes how his sporting background helped him overcome the horror of the situation.
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Nations sign historic Paris climate deal

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 01:26
Amid hope and hype, delegates have finished signing the Paris climate agreement at UN headquarters in New York.
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US to buy heavy water from Iran

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 01:17
The US is buying 32 tonnes of heavy water, which is used in some nuclear reactors, from Iran.
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Trump 'promises to change image'

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 00:45
Donald Trump has promised to change his image, in a closed door meeting with Republican party leaders, according to the Associated Press.
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