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Judge bans clubs in Buenos Aires

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:05
A judge in the Argentine capital, Buenos Aires, bars nightclubs from opening until they have set up proper health and safety systems following recent drug deaths.
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Irish parties reach deal on government

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 06:26
The two largest parties in the Republic of Ireland reach agreement on the shape of a future government.
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US accuses Russia over jet manoeuvre

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 06:24
A Russian jet fighter intercepted a US Air Force plane in an "unsafe and unprofessional manner" over the Baltic Sea, the Pentagon says.
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Over-age Canadian basketball player held

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 06:09
A South Sudanese immigrant and prominent high school basketball player in Canada has been arrested after the revelation that his age may be closer to 29 and not 17, officials say.
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VIDEO: Trump jumps barrier to avoid protesters

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 05:45
Donald Trump jumped a highway barrier to get to a rally near San Francisco after protesters blocked the entrance.
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VIDEO: Trump jumps barrier to avoid protesters

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 05:45
Donald Trump jumped a highway barrier to get to a rally near San Francisco after protesters blocked the entrance.
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Thirteen dead in Norway helicopter crash

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 05:22
All 13 people on board a helicopter which crashed near the Norwegian city of Bergen are presumed dead, rescuers say.
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Children in Texas tied up in garden

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 02:22
Police in the US state in Texas rescue eight children from "horrific abuse" including a two-year-old who was chained to the ground in a yard.
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Afghan clinic bombing 'not a war crime'

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 01:20
The Pentagon says the bombing of an Afghan hospital that left 42 dead was not a war crime, confirming that 16 US troops will face disciplinary action.
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Weasel shuts down Large Hadron Collider

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 01:09
The Large Hadron Collider particle accelerator in Switzerland is offline after suffering a short circuit - caused by a weasel.
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Russia lambasts Poland over bikers ban

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 01:08
Russia summons the Polish ambassador in Moscow to protest against a ban on Russian bikers from entering Poland as part of World War Two commemorations.
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New fighting rocks Syria's second city

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 01:02
A mosque and a medical facility are reportedly targeted in Syria's second city of Aleppo, as the government announces a "regime of calm" in other regions.
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Indiana governor backs Ted Cruz

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 00:20
The Indiana governor backs Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz, four days before a crucial primary contest there.
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Malawi's albinos 'face extinction'

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 00:15
A UN expert warns that the estimated 10,000 people with albinism in Malawi face extinction if they continue to be killed for their body parts in witchcraft.
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Kenyan call to stamp out ivory trade

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 00:02
President Kenyatta of Kenya urges action to end Africa's illegal trade in ivory as he prepares to host a summit on saving elephants from extinction.
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China bars US warship from Hong Kong

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 23:47
China denies permission for a US aircraft carrier to visit Hong Kong, the US state department says.
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Aleppo's 'last paediatrician' remembered

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 23:21
Killing of top Aleppo paediatrician touches a nerve
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Spain pipe-layers find Roman coin hoard

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 23:19
Construction workers laying pipes in a park in southern Spain unearth a 600kg trove of Roman coins, in what experts call a hugely important discovery.
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Zuma should face corruption case - judge

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 22:55
President Jacob Zuma should face 783 corruption charges, the High Court rules, adding it was "irrational" of the state prosecutor to drop them in 2009.
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The ballet dance troupe of Lagos

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 22:54
The ballet troupe started in a Nigerian garage
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