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Syria war: Eastern Ghouta bombing 'catastrophic'

2 hours 20 min ago
A doctor working in the Eastern Ghouta says there is no food, no medicine, and no international aid.
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Florida shooting survivors rally for stricter gun controls

2 hours 38 min ago
A youth-led anti-gun movement born out of Florida's deadly school shooting stages its first protest.
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Mark Cavendish pulls out of Abu Dhabi Tour after crash on opening stage

2 hours 52 min ago
Britain's Mark Cavendish pulls out of the Abu Dhabi Tour after falling on the shoulder he broke during last year's Tour de France.
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Tri-series final: Australia beat New Zealand on DLS to win title

2 hours 53 min ago
Australia beat New Zealand by 19 runs under the DLS method to win the Trans-Tasman tri-series final in Auckland.
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SA policemen ‘lined up and shot’

2 hours 57 min ago
Five policemen and a solider are shot, two "execution style", during a raid by armed robbers.
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US teenager jailed for smuggling tiger across Mexico border

3 hours 1 min ago
The teenager was sentenced after a Bengal tiger cub was found in his car at the US-Mexico border.
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Winter Olympics: Sofia Goggia beats Lindsey Vonn to become Italy's first female downhill champion

3 hours 57 min ago
Sofia Goggia sees off the challenge of American star Lindsey Vonn to become the first female Italian Olympic downhill champion.
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Dua Lipa: 'More female artists are on the rise'

4 hours 5 min ago
The singer is the first female artist to get five Brit Award nominations in one year.
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Letter from Africa: Mugabe 'unloved' on his birthday

4 hours 28 min ago
Robert Mugabe is one of many leaders who find themselves out of favour once they lose power.
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Winter Olympics: Great Britain women into curling semi-finals; men face tie-breaker

5 hours 51 min ago
Great Britain's women reached the curling semi-finals with a 6-5 win over Canada, but the men face a tie-breaker after defeat by USA.
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Winter Olympics: World record falls twice in ladies' figure skating short programme

6 hours 19 min ago
OAR's Alina Zagitova tops team-mate Evgenia Medvedeva's world-record score to lead the ladies' figures skating after the short programme in Pyeongchang
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On the bus to say 'enough is enough'

6 hours 30 min ago
Students from a school that saw a mass shooting lobby for tighter gun control with their new movement, NeverAgain.
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Pence and N Korea 'planned to meet'

8 hours 57 min ago
But the North's delegation pulled out of the scheduled meeting at the last minute, say US officials.
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Winter Olympics: GB women beat Canada to reach curling semi-finals

9 hours 6 min ago
Watch some of Eve Muirhead's best shots as Great Britain beat Canada to secure a place in the women's curling semi-finals at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.
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Gangster rapper Nissim Black on becoming an Orthodox Jew

11 hours 21 min ago
Ex-gangster rapper Nissim Black, or 'D Black', has embraced Orthodox Judaism, changing his music to fit his new lifestyle.
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Trump pushes for ban on gun 'bump stocks'

11 hours 53 min ago
The White House also says it is open to an age limit for people buying AR-15-type assault rifles.
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Pope's investigator meets Chile sex abuse victims

12 hours 48 min ago
Archbishop Charles Scicluna is looking into accusations that a bishop covered up abuse.
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The dirtiest place in your kitchen may surprise you...

12 hours 56 min ago
Lots of us use wipes to keep our kitchen surfaces clean. But is it worth it?
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Selling Siberia to the world through cosmetics

13 hours 7 min ago
How a Russian entrepreneur created a popular cosmetics brand based around using extracts from Siberian herbs.
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Face to face with a crocodile while collecting its eggs

13 hours 10 min ago
Australia's Djelk Rangers are paid to collect eggs from crocodile nests but it's a dangerous job.
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