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BBC refuses to make Top Gear apology

bbc - 17 hours 15 min ago
The BBC's Head of TV refuses to make a formal apology over a Top Gear special filmed in Argentina, after demands from the country's ambassador to the UK.
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New trend: stylish smog masks

cnn - 17 hours 17 min ago
High fashion isn't often inspired by environmental hazards, but as air pollution levels soared in Beijing on Tuesday, models at China Fashion Week walked the runway wearing designer respiratory face masks.
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Myanmar in rare multi-party talks

bbc - 17 hours 36 min ago
Myanmar's president holds rare roundtable talks with the opposition, military and ethnic groups, as the US calls for "credible" elections next year.
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Labour win police commissioner poll

bbc - 17 hours 39 min ago
Labour's Alan Billings wins the by-election for the Police and Crime Commissioner for South Yorkshire, following the resignation of Shaun Wright.
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China makes 'biggest cash haul'

bbc - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 23:53
Anti-corruption investigators in China confirm the finding of the equivalent of $33m in cash at an official's home - the biggest such haul to date.
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Harris loses conviction appeal bid

bbc - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 23:38
Entertainer Rolf Harris loses the first round of a legal challenge against his conviction for indecent assaults.
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The groom-bride fall you must see

cnn - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 23:33
Groom carrying bride falls on his face ... and hers. CNN's Jeanne Moos counts down the top five wedding fails.
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Poland won't arrest wanted filmmaker

cnn - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 23:21
Famed film director Roman Polanski, wanted in the United States for having sex with a minor in the 1970s, was questioned this week by Polish authorities but allowed to leave after the interview.
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Deadly blast at Nigeria bus station

bbc - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 23:02
An explosion at a major bus station in Gombe state in north-eastern Nigeria kills at least four people and injures 32 people, police say.
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Kyodo sports news summary

kyodonews - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 22:45
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ASEAN leaders to discuss tension in S. China Sea at Nov. summit

kyodonews - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 22:44
YANGON - ASEAN leaders are to express concern over recent developments in the South China Sea and reaffirm th...
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Day in pictures: 31 October

bbc - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 22:42
Iimages from around the world taken over the past 24 hours
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This is T-Pain without Auto-Tune

cnn - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 22:26
T-Pain performs "Buy U A Drank" without autotune and his performance may actually surprise you.
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So how do astronauts shower?

cnn - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 22:18
We've seen interviews of Space Station astronauts and videos of their spacewalks, but what is daily life really like?
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French radio station catches fire

bbc - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 22:08
A major fire forces the evacuation of the French national radio building in Paris but there are no immediate reports of casualties.
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Kyodo Top12 News (22:00)

kyodonews - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 22:00
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Kyodo news summary -9-

kyodonews - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 21:57
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