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Ancelotti sacked as Real manager

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 04:23
Carlo Ancelotti is sacked as Real Madrid manager after two seasons in charge of the Spanish giants.
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Cook praises England 'team effort'

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 04:21
Captain Alastair Cook said a team effort after a "rocky road" earned England their thrilling victory in the first Test against New Zealand.
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VIDEO: Many homes destroyed in US floods

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 04:03
Devastating floods have hit southern and central parts of the United States, killing three people and forcing thousands to leave their homes.
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VIDEO: Rise and fall of 'Africa's Che Guevara'

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 03:37
As the exhumation of what are believed to be the remains of Burkina Faso's former President Thomas Sankara begins, the BBC looks back at his time in power.
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Guineans jailed over Ebola taxi body

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 03:24
Six Guineans are put into prison isolation and will face trial for violating the health emergency after moving the body of an Ebola victim in a taxi.
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VIDEO: Massive queues for fuel in Lagos

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 02:47
Frustration is growing in Nigeria where an ongoing fuel shortage is causing massive disruption and blackouts.
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England seal thrilling win over NZ

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 02:23
England produce a magnificent final-day bowling display to win the first Test against New Zealand by 124 runs.
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Meet YouTube's 8-bit movie makers

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 01:49
A team which recreates popular films as 8-bit video games is attracting millions of views on YouTube.
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UN calls for more Nepal quake aid

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 01:36
One month after the devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit Nepal, the United Nations calls for more food aid and shelter for the victims.
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Greece will 'keep up debt repayment'

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 01:21
Greece intends to keep repaying its debt, a government spokesman said, days after Interior Minister Nikos Voutsis warned it had run out of funds.
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VIDEO: Under fire from IS snipers in Iraq

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 01:19
The Iraqi army, supported by coalition airstrikes and Iran-backed militias, finds itself locked in fierce battles for many parts of the country.
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Middlesbrough 0-2 Norwich City

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 01:18
Norwich secure an instant return to the Premier League with victory over Middlesbrough in the Championship play-off final.
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Greece woes weigh on European stocks

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 01:18
European stocks close down after a Greek minister said that Athens would struggle to meet its upcoming debt payments.
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Colombia rebels push on with talks

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 00:49
Negotiators for Colombia's left-wing Farc rebel group say they want to continue with peace talks after dozens of their fighters were killed in a bombing raid.
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'Deal to end' Nigeria fuel crisis

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 00:39
Nigeria's fuel wholesalers say they have reached a deal with the government that should soon see the end of the crippling fuel crisis.
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IS threat to rare bird near Palmyra

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 00:18
Islamic State's capture of Palmyra in Syria threatens the last surviving colony of the northern bald ibis in the Middle East, experts says.
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Burkina begins Sankara exhumation

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 00:18
The remains of Thomas Sankara, the iconic leader of Burkina Faso who was killed in a 1987 coup, are being exhumed for formal identification.
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VIDEO: Pulling a rickshaw in extreme heat

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 00:09
At least 500 people are reported to have died in a heatwave sweeping India, with temperatures reaching 48C (118F) in some areas.
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Clashes rage in south Yemen cities

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 23:30
Fierce clashes are reported in southern Yemen, as officials say UN-sponsored peace talks planned for later this week have been postponed.
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VIDEO: Visiting 196 countries in 50 years

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 23:28
Reflections from a man who has visited every country in the world
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