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Ukraine faces cluster bomb claim

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 02:01
Ukraine attacked populated areas of Donetsk with cluster bombs, banned by many states, a leading human rights group says.
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Man guilty of hotel hammer attacks

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 01:56
A man who beat three sisters with a claw hammer in a London hotel while their children slept alongside them is found guilty of attempted murder.
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Ambassador demands Top Gear apology

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 01:55
The Argentine ambassador to the UK calls for the BBC to make a public apology following the row over an edition of Top Gear filmed in the South American country.
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Oscar Pistorius begins jail sentence

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 01:46
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius begins serving time in jail, after being sentenced for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
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Ebola crisis: My son's survival saved me

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 01:45
Son saves father from despair of family loss
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Pistorius 'unlikely to compete again'

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 01:33
Oscar Pistorius is unlikely to want to compete again after he is jailed for killing his girlfriend, says a psychiatrist.
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Hillsborough officer 'not leant on'

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 00:51
A former police inspector who was on duty during the Hillsborough disaster denies he was "leant on" to ensure his statements "toed the party line".
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Egypt 'sets appeal' for journalists

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 00:46
An appeal against the sentences of three jailed al-Jazeera journalists will be heard by an Egyptian court on 1 January, relatives say.
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Timberlake settles Heat legal action

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 00:38
Celebrity magazine Heat apologises to actor and singer Justin Timberlake and his wife Jessica Biel after publishing a "false and unfounded story" questioning their marriage.
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Tributes paid to ex-Australian PM

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 00:25
Tributes have been paid to Australia's controversial former prime minister Gough Whitlam who died on Tuesday at the age of 98.
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Who are the Kurds?

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 00:22
Race, culture and language in common - but who are the Kurds?
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Police hunt links to Indiana killings

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 00:11
Authorities in two US states are reviewing unsolved cases for links to an Indiana man being held on suspicion of killing seven women.
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HK in first talks with students

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 00:01
Hong Kong officials end a first round of talks with student leaders to try to resolve an impasse that sparked weeks of pro-democracy protests.
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Tractor beam breaks distance record

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 23:40
Scientists have turned a laser into a reversible "tractor beam" that can repel or attract objects.
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Students build Oculus Moon robot

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 23:26
US team develop a robot that can send back live pictures from the Moon as part of attempt to win Google's Lunar X-Prize.
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McDonald's and Coke see profits fall

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 23:21
McDonald's and Coca Cola post profits down sharply in the three months to the end of September, with both seeing sales under pressure in the US.
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Swedish bay search for 'foreign sub'

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 23:03
Naval vessels scouring Swedish waters for a suspected foreign submarine focus on a bay near Stockholm on the fifth day of their search.
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Bashir seeks to extend 25-year rule

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 22:57
Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir will stand for re-election next year, an aide says, despite previous claims that he would quit after 25 years in power.
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Audi claims self-drive speed record

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 21:29
Audi says one of its self-drive test cars topped 149mph (240km/h) at a race track in Germany, beating a human-driven version.
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Pesticide bans 'could hit UK crops'

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 21:19
The EU's decision to ban the use of some pesticides could threaten UK crops, increase food prices and hit farmers' profits, a report claims.
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