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Farc suspends truce after attack

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 09:22
Colombian Farc leftist rebel group suspends its unilateral ceasefire following army attack in which 26 fighters died.
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VIDEO: Dozens killed in Mexico shoot-out

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 09:16
At least 39 people are killed in a shoot-out on the border between the Mexican states of Michoacan and Jalisco.
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Assessing Syria's chemical weapons

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 09:10
For the past year, there have been reports that chemicals such as chlorine and ammonia continue to be used for attacks in Syria. So why is it so difficult to monitor what weapons Syria has?
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Uzbekistan's answer to the selfie stick

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 09:09
Uzbekistan's answer to the selfie stick
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Spain's political masters face bloody nose

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 09:03
Spaniards are poised to give their political masters a bloody nose in a bumper election year, reports James Badcock.
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You won't believe what he looks like now

cnn - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 09:01
Ronnie Brewer's 425-pound weight-loss campaign has gone viral. He credits hard work, his two trainers and Taylor Swift.
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The 'Kabuliwala' Afghans of Kolkata

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 09:01
The Afghans who have made Kolkata their home
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Kim Jong Un's brother seen at Eric Clapton concert

cnn - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 09:00
Kim Jong Un's older brother was seen at an Eric Clapton concert in London. CNN's Brian Todd takes a closer look at the whole Kim family.
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Does a death sentence always mean death?

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 08:57
Does a death sentence always mean death?
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The element that made the 20th Century shine

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 08:53
Chromium is the chemical element of modernity - the key to innumerable gleaming, spotless surfaces. But it harbours a dark secret.
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Stage set for biggest-ever Eurovision

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 08:50
Sweden, Russia and Italy are among the favourites to win the 60th annual Eurovision Song Contest, which takes place in Vienna later.
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Who was suicide bomber Luul Dahir?

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 08:46
The "friendly" mother of six who killed herself in a hotel
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US reality show taken off schedule

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 08:37
A US cable network pulls a long running reality TV show over allegations of sexual abuse by one of its members.
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Cop killed on eve of maternity leave

cnn - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 07:55
"She's going to be missed": Kerrie Orozco dies in a shootout with suspect in Omaha. FULL STORY
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VIDEO: Can Saudi coalition defeat IS?

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 07:43
The recent, dramatic gains by Islamic State fighters across Syria and Iraq are prompting fresh doubts over whether the coalition strategy to defeat them is working.
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Officials: Biker gangs target cops

cnn - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 07:36
Texas law enforcement officials are investigating what they say are new threats against officers from biker gangs in the wake of a recent shootout in Waco.
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Japanese morning newspaper headlines

kyodonews - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 07:36
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Michael Sam, first openly gay NFL draftee, signs deal

cnn - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 07:34
Michael Sam, who was the first openly gay player drafted by the NFL, finally will get to play football again.
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Will Hull's season end on high note?

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 07:20
Hull face Manchester United looking to overhaul Newcastle and avoid relegation on the last day of the top-flight season.
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