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Shocking abuse claims at Mexico's 'Big Family'

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 20:28
Allegations of abuse at a children's home in Mexico raise uncomfortable questions
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Oscar-winner Tom Rolf dies aged 83

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 19:59
Tom Rolf, the Oscar-winning editor of the 1983 astronaut film, The Right Stuff, has died aged 83
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Lib Dem benefits 'hypocrisy' slammed

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 19:57
Labour and the Conservatives turn on the Lib Dems after they call for an overhaul of the coalition's housing benefit reform, known to critics as the "bedroom tax".
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David Jones $2bn takeover approved

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 19:33
The multi-billion dollar sale of Australian department store David Jones to South Africa's Woolworths Holdings is approved by a court in Sydney
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Nigeria seeks $1bn to curb militants

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 19:27
Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan wants the government to borrow $1bn (£580m) to strengthen the military's capability to fight militant Islamists.
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England down to 20th in Fifa rankings

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 19:22
England fall to 20th in the latest Fifa world rankings, their lowest position since May 1996, with Scotland in 27th.
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Real Madrid sign Bayern's Kroos

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 19:22
Real Madrid sign Germany midfielder Toni Kroos from Bayern Munich for an undisclosed fee on a six-year deal.
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India six-year-old 'raped in school'

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 18:55
A six-year-old schoolgirl is allegedly raped by two staff members at a school in the southern city of Bangalore, the latest such attack in India.
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VIDEO: Japan's Mount Fuji made out of rice

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 18:54
Artists in Japan use a paddy field measuring 140m by 100m to create a giant scene from a legend about Mount Fuji using different coloured rice plants.
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French leader in West Africa tour

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 18:51
The French president begins a three-day visit to West Africa, likely to be dominated by security and fostering economic ties, in Ivory Coast.
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Big Bang stars yet to sign new deals

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 18:34
The original five cast members of The Big Bang Theory are still without contracts, two weeks ahead of the start of shooting of the eighth series.
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Rosberg must alter World Cup helmet

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 18:27
Nico Rosberg is forced to change the design of a helmet he was planning to wear to celebrate Germany's World Cup win.
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Mothercare must modernise says boss

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 17:38
Shares in mother and baby retailer Mothercare fall nearly 9% after its new boss said the UK business needs to modernise.
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Kabul airport Taliban attack over

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 17:13
An attack by Taliban militants near Kabul international airport is brought under control hours after it began, Afghan officials say.
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Five-hour Gaza ceasefire begins

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 17:07
A five-hour truce between Palestinian militants and Israel begins in Gaza to allow residents to stock up on supplies, after nine days of fighting.
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Uganda police 'abuse street kids'

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 17:03
Street children in Uganda are facing constant abuse from police and other government officials, Human Rights Watch says.
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Putin says sanctions will backfire

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 16:39
Russian President Vladimir Putin denounces the latest US sanctions against his country, saying they will damage American interests too.
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Breaking Bad star returning to TV

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 16:37
Bryan Cranston will reprise his role as President Lyndon B Johnson in a TV adaptation of the Broadway play All the Way.
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EU summit fails to fill two top jobs

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 16:33
EU leaders fail to agree on who should fill two top EU jobs, foreign policy chief and European Council president, and will meet again on 30 August.
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Captain America to be African-American

BBC World News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 16:09
In an online article the character Sam Wilson, also known as The Falcon, is named as the replacement for Steve Rogers.
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