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NZ cricketer Cairns cleared of perjury

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 20:10
Former New Zealand cricket captain Chris Cairns is found not guilty of lying under oath during a 2012 libel case.
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NZ remembers Jonah Lomu at memorial

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 20:09
A public memorial for New Zealand rugby great Jonah Lomu, who died earlier this month at 40, has been held at Auckland's Eden Park stadium.
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Corporate bond market 'facing crisis'

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 20:05
The chief executive of Aberdeen Asset Management tells the BBC that a lack of buyers could lead to a crisis in the corporate bond market.
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Giant of Soviet cinema Ryazanov dies

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 20:02
Eldar Ryazanov, whose comedy films gently satirised aspects of life in the Soviet Union, dies aged 88.
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High-level climate talks open in Paris

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 19:51
A UN conference aimed at agreeing a new global approach to climate change has opened in Paris with world leaders due to speak.
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Corbyn to meet shadow cabinet on Syria

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 19:29
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is to meet his shadow cabinet to discuss possible air strikes in Syria amid splits in the shadow cabinet.
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Cyber Monday adds to online sales surge

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 19:23
Cyber Monday is expected to add to one of the busiest weekends for online shopping, following Black Friday.
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VIDEO: Leaders' speeches at climate summit

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 19:17
Leaders from 147 nations are addressing a UN conference in Paris, aimed at agreeing a new global approach to climate change.
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Greek PM in Turkey Twitter outburst

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 19:09
Greek PM Alexis Tsipras attacks his Turkish counterpart on Twitter following the downing of a Russian plane, prompting an admonishing reply.
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Mockingjay holds off Pixar challenge

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 19:08
The final film in the Hunger Games series holds onto the top spot at the US and Canada box office, despite competition from Pixar's new release.
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Taiwan and China release spies

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 18:24
Taiwan says it and China released jailed spies earlier this month, in a mutual gesture of goodwill, ahead of a historic meeting between their leaders.
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Partygoers charge into 'mini-tornado'

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 18:18
Revellers at an Australian dance music festival are filmed charging into a powerful dust whirlwind.
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Viewpoint: 'Why I chose an abortion'

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 18:14
Many people have certain expectations about the circumstances that lead women to have an abortion. Here one woman talks about her decision.
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Japan whalers to set sail on Tuesday

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 18:06
Japan says its Antarctic whaling fleet will sail on 1 December, despite a UN legal decision that its "research ships" are actually commercial hunts.
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VIDEO: Attenborough: 'Solar should undercut oil'

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 17:50
Sir David Attenborough tells BBC Breakfast that solar energy needs to "undercut the price of energy obtained from oil and coal."
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Bryant to retire at end of season

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 17:03
Kobe Bryant, widely regarded as one of the greatest basketball players in history, will retire at the end of the season.
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Obama lays rose for Paris victims

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 16:35
US President Barack Obama, in Paris for the UN climate talks, visits the Bataclan theatre to pay his respects to those killed there.
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VIDEO: Bald eagle rescue captured on camera

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 16:18
A bald eagle was rescued by two Canadian brothers after getting caught in a trap - see how they did it.
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Targeting racist trolls by putting their comments on billboards

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 14:17
Targeting trolls by putting their comments on billboards
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Brazilian state calls Zika fever alert

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 14:07
The Brazilian state of Pernambuco announces a state of emergency to help speed up the response to Zika fever, which has been linked to birth defects.
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